The names o f the victim's in last week's triple homicide have been released by the Montana Department of Justice. They are
Lloyd Lamb, age 76 (husband of Sharon Hill-Lamb)
Sharon Hill-Lamb, age 72 (wife of Lloyd Lamb, sister of Karen Hill-LeCou)
Karen Hill-LeCou, age 54 (wife of suspect, Robert LeCou)
** Update: Structure Fire, resulting in death **- CCSO, Fromberg Police and Montana State Fire Marshal's Office are investigating a trailer house fire in the Fromberg city limits that claimed the life of a Fromberg man. An older female inside of the house was able to escape, however a male was discovered inside of the burned trailer, which was...
At approximately 2 a.m. this morning Robert James LeCou, 39, was arrested in Washington State for three counts of deliberate homicide. The arrest was carried out by the Montana Division of Criminal Investigation, Stevens County Sheriff’s Office, Spokane Police Department, and Federal Bureau of Investigation.
LeCou was arrested at 11448...
The Beartooth Billings Clinic is in lock down mode Thursday night after recieving a threat from a "disgruntled" man "who didn't get as many pills as he wanted" for his medication said Red Lodge Police Chief Steve Hibler.
The man called the hospital and said he was coming to Red Lodge and threatened to "take people out...
The bodies of three people were discovered this morning at a Belfry residence on Iron Rail Alley, off State St.
Carbon County Sheriff Josh McQuillan said a neighbor in the street called his department at 6:30 a.m. requesting a welfare check. According to a press release from the Division of Criminal Investigation Montana Department of...
To the Editor,
Spring is in the air and the school year is coming closer to the end. Staff continues to put forth efforts to make our atmosphere a successful learning environment for our students. Along with our own staff, I would like to acknowledge our local professionals in their attempt to bring experience to the school district in Red Lodge...
The Snowflake Invitational meet was held in Columbus last weekend.
In the boys’ 200-meter event, Joliet took 3 of the 6 top places, Jared Schwend coming 2nd with 23.2 and Hunter Brooks and Slade Dimond following up. Schwend also did well in the 400-meters coming in 3rd on a time of 55.1 and took 2nd in the 100 m hurdles with 15.6.
Sometimes a stable wolf pack is not a good thing. Although Bill Gibson, Communication and Education Program Manager for Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP), said that while the recent State report on Wolf Stabilization as a whole is good, it does not prevent the elimination of problem wolves, a local issue. Wolf depredation of calves at some...
In responding to the news of Red Lodge Police Chief Steve Hibler leaving his position in June, Carbon County Attorney Alex Nixon said he respected the decision to leave the department and wished him well in his future endeavors.
“Steve (Hibler) brought an ambitious program and personal enthusiasm to Red Lodge. Ultimately, he created an...