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Thursday, May 28th 2020

Glasgow Mosquito District Spraying

Glasgow Mosquito District will be spraying for mosquitoes Thurs. May 28th, weather permitting, at approximately 9p.m. Check out the GMD’s Facebook page for updates & notifications.

Thursday, May 28th 2020

Flatland Cruisers to Meet

Flatland Cruisers Car Club will meet Thurs. May 28th at 6p.m. at Sam & Jeff’s to discuss the Father’s Day Car Show. All interested parties are welcome to attend.

Friday, May 29th 2020

Glasgow Senior Citizen Center

The Senior Citizen Center will remain closed until further notice. Meals on Wheels continues to operate along with grab n’ go meals available on Tuesdays & Thursdays for those 60+. There is a $5.50 suggested donation, please call 228-9500 by 9a.m. to reserve a grab n’ go meal.

Friday, May 29th 2020

4th of July Boot Drive

The 4th of July boot drive is Fri. May 29th from 7a.m. - 6p.m. Volunteers are needed to collect money, 1 to 2 hours shifts available. Call Susan at 263-7672.

Saturday, May 30th 2020

Immunizations for 6th graders

Please call the Valley County Health Department, 228-6261, to schedule vaccinations for your 6th grade child. Valley County Health Department encourages immunization as soon as the child is age 11. Let’s do this before school is officially out & the summer gets busy! Please do not wait to immunize; summer will fly by as it always does! VCHD is open every week to provide immunizations by appointment: Monday – Thursday from 7:30a.m. – 6p.m.

Saturday, May 30th 2020

Real Estate & Mobile Home Taxes Due

The 2nd half of the 2019 Real Estate taxes levied & assessed are due & payable on or before 5p.m, Sun. May 31st, or unless paid prior to that time the amount due will be delinquent & will draw interest at the rate of 5/6 of 1% per month from the time of delinquency until paid & 2% will be added to the delinquent taxes as a penalty. Because May 31st is on a Sunday, taxpayers have until 5p.m. Mon. June 1st to pay the 2nd half of the 2019 Real Estate taxes without penalty or interest. Taxes will be considered delinquent Tues. June 2nd & will be charged penalty & interest. Payment may be made at the Valley County Treasurer’s Office, 8a.m. - 5p.m., Monday - Friday, placed in the red drop-boxes outside the front & side doors of the Courthouse, or mailed to Valley County Treasurer, 501 Court Square #3, Glasgow, Montana 59230.

The 1st half of the 2020 Mobile Homes taxes levied & assessed are due & payable on or before 5p.m. Mon. June 1st, or within 30 days after the tax notice is postmarked, whichever is later & unless paid prior to that time the amount due will be delinquent & will draw interest at the rate of 5/6 of 1% per month from the time of delinquency until paid & 2% will be added to the delinquent taxes as a penalty. Taxes will be considered delinquent Tues. June 2nd, & will be charged penalty & interest.

Saturday, May 30th 2020

Wild Child Boutique

Wild Child Boutique has a great selection of gently used & new children’s & women’s clothing. They have new spring clothing out & are open normal hours – Tuesday – Friday, 10a.m. – 5p.m. & Saturday, 10a.m. – 2p.m. Don’t forget, they are the drop off & pickup for Havre Laundry & Dry Cleaning with pickup day on Tuesdays. They have hand sanitizers at the door & ask everyone to comply with current social distancing regulations when in the store. We greatly appreciate your support & for keeping our community safe & healthy.

Saturday, May 30th 2020

Clarence & Charlotte Fuhrman Memorial Scholarship

College & trade school students from Valley County who have completed 1 year of post-high school study are encouraged to apply for the Clarence & Charlotte Fuhrman Memorial Scholarship. To qualify, students must have completed at least 1 year of study at an institution of secondary education such as a university, trade school or an institution of specialized study. They must have been a resident of Valley County for the last 3 years, attended a Valley County high school for 3 years, & received a high school diploma, a home school certificate, or a GED. Information on this year’s requirements & applications are found on the Valley County Community Foundation website: www.valleycountycf.net. Applications are due June 19, 2020, they must be received on, or postmarked by that date to be considered. Requirements are clearly outlined on the application form. Missing information will make the application incomplete & it will not be considered. VCCF will accept only paper copies of the applications. Complete applications include an official transcript. Please note that the coronavirus situation is making it difficult for some students to get paper copies of their transcripts & because of this, students may request that transcripts be sent directly to vccf@valleycountycf.net. The Fuhrmans, who farmed & ranched in the Opheim area, established the scholarship with the VCCF to benefit students from throughout the county. For more information, call Doris Leader, 406-228-8231.

Saturday, May 30th 2020

Raffle Tickets for the Children's Museum

The Children's Museum is selling $20 raffle tickets this Spring to help raise money for much needed improvements, including new windows, awning, lighting & signage on the building. Each day in the month of June a ticket will be selected for a cash prize ranging from $50-$250. Tickets are available on the Museums website www.nemtchildrensmuseum.org, or at the Museum, the Chamber office or from a Museum board member.

Sunday, May 31st 2020

Lynn Cornwell Memorial Scholarship

Applications are now being accepted for the Lynn Cornwell Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by the four Valley County Grazing Districts. It is open to any Valley County High School graduate that is a college sophomore or above. Applicants must be attending Montana State University, Bozeman or an MSU affiliated college & be majoring in an agriculture related field. The scholarship will be in an amount up to $1000. Applications are available at the grazing office, 118 5th St. South, PO Box 422 Glasgow Mt 59230 or by calling 406-228-2961 & leave a message. Valley County High Schools & MSU also have the information needed to apply. The application deadline is May 31, 2020.

Sunday, May 31st 2020

Grobel Scholarship Trust

The Grobel Scholarship Trust will award 2 scholarships, each in the amount of $2500 for the 2020-2021 school year. These scholarships are available to graduates of Valley County high schools who have completed at least 1 full year of post-secondary education in nursing or other medical related field. Completed applications must be submitted not later than 4p.m. on June 19, 2020. For information contact Jessica Pehlke at the First Community Bank of Glasgow.

Monday, June 1st 2020

GHS Educational Trust Scholarship

Glasgow High School graduates who are attending college or trade school are reminded that the application deadline for financial aid from the Glasgow High School Educational Trust is July 1, 2020. All students who have completed 1 year of college or 1 semester of trade school, are in good academic standing, are attending full-time, & are showing progress toward the completion of a degree may apply. Students enrolled in on-line or correspondence programs full-time (12 credit minimum) also may be eligible. The application is available on the trust’s website at www.ghsedutrust.org. The site also lists certain other requirements that must be met, such as the inclusion of a student’s signed Financial Aid Acceptance letter (FAFSA) if the student applied for financial aid. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the trust will accept reference letters submitted electronically as long as they include the reference’s email address for verification. Applications must be complete & submitted on time to be considered. Questions should be addressed to Danielle Anderson, daniander@nemont.net or 406-230-0153.

Monday, June 1st 2020

St. Raphael's Rummage Sale

St. Raphael’s Rummage Sale is scheduled for June 11-13. They are accepting donations through Mon. June 8th. Please do not leave donations outside. They will be adhering to the guidelines for social distancing. If things change, this event will be cancelled.

Monday, June 1st 2020

Valley County Refuse District #1 Board to Meet

Valley County Refuse District #1 Board will have a Special meeting Mon. June 1st at 4:30p.m. at the landfill to discuss resolution on fees at the landfill. The public is invited to attend.

Monday, June 1st 2020

Public Notice to Malta Irrigation District Users

Public notice to Malta Irrigation District users: In response to the Drop 5 failure, in order to conserve water & extend the irrigation season, Malta Irrigation District will be shutting down ditches & laterals from June 22, 2020 - July 6, 2020. Ditches will be turned back on for a partial irrigation contingent on the available water supply. MID currently has a shutoff date for the irrigation season set at July 29, 2020. If you would like more information on the irrigation season or on Drop 5, please stop by the District office or call Russell, 406-654-1440.

Tuesday, June 9th 2020

Board of Health to Meet

The Board of Health will meet Tues. June 9th at 5:15p.m. in the Courthouse Annex basement.

Tuesday, June 16th 2020

Valley County Food Bank

The Valley County Food Bank will be open for its regular monthly distribution June 16th at 1020 1st Ave. North. Distribution will occur from 12p.m. - 4p.m. If you need food, regardless of eligibility, before this date, please contact Pat Hallet, 263-3353.

Tuesday, June 30th 2020

Pioneer Museum

The Pioneer Museum is open Tuesday – Saturday, 9a.m.-5p.m. through August.

Tuesday, June 30th 2020

Glasgow DMV

Tuesday, June 30th 2020

Paths to Serenity

Paths to Serenity A.A. meetings are as follows; Mondays at 7p.m., Tuesdays at 7p.m., Wednesdays at 8p.m., Thursdays at 7p.m., Fridays at 5:30p.m., Saturdays at 10a.m. & 7p.m., Sundays at 10a.m. Ladies only A.A. meetings are Thursdays at 5:30p.m. N.A. meetings are Sundays at 7p.m. All meetings take place at 1222 Hwy #2 West. Big Book Study Group is Mondays at 8p.m. at St. Raphael’s. Alanon meetings are Mondays at 7p.m. at St. Raphael’s.