Did you know … there is a website that can help you survive a layoff? Learn how to file for unemployment, update your resume and cover letter, adjust your budget, and…

Martin Kennel

A Funeral service for Martin “Marty” Kennel, 50, of Baker, Montana, will be 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at Stevenson Funeral Home, Baker, MT, with Pastor Bruce Kolasch officiating. …

Randash building demolished

   The historic but long-closed Randash building in downtown Baker was completely demolished last week. By Lori Kesinger    The history of the building began when George Randash, Bill Randash’s…

Baker High School 100th Commencement

  “The hardest years, the worst years, the desperate and dividing years, these should not be forgotten years.”    Thirty-four seniors entered the Longfellow Gymnasium to “Pomp and Circumstance” performed…

Files of the Times

10 YEARS AGO   Friday, June 3, 2005 — Five long-time members of the Baker School personnel retired at the end of the 2005 school year. They are Ella Arnell,…

   Fallon County Library Summer Reading Program, “Every Hero Has A Story”, will have sign-up Wednesday, June 3, at the Fallon County Library from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. for…

Law Enforcement: May 29, 2015

Baker Police Department   • May 18, 2015 – May 24, 2015 – 25 Calls for service: 1 agency assist; 2 animal complaints; 2 citizen assists; 1 criminal mischief; 1…

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,    I find it very disappointing that a school system as well off as ours could not figure out how to install a sound system that could be…

   The Baker track and field teams traveled to Kalispell May 22 to compete in the 2015 MHSA Class B State Track Meet. By Carleigh Irgens The top three boys teams…

   The Spartan girls’ tennis team traveled to Great Falls May 14 to compete in the State Tournament and brought home the third place trophy. By Mariah Lecoe   Playing …

FFA news

Runnings and Farmers Union Oil Company partnered with Red Brand’s Home Grown Program to provide funding for the Baker FFA Chapter. The funding Baker FFA received would not be possible without…

   Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is developing a statewide management plan for mountain lions and is seeking the public’s help identifying issues of concern.  FWP’s last statewide look at mountain…

Did you know … that most debt collectors are not allowed to garnish Social Security or VA benefits from your bank account? This applies if the debt collector is trying to collect…

   Brandon Schmidt has been a patient at the Cardiovascular Center at the University of Uath since May 13.  Brandon recently underwent surgery for a Left Ventricular Assist Device implanted…

Clarence Schell

  Funeral services for Clarence Schell, 84, of Baker were held May 22, 2015 at the American Lutheran Church in Baker with Pastors Bruce and Reba Kolasch officiating. Burial with military…

New Student Body Officers

New student body officers for the 2015-16 school year were elected May 12 and inducted May 19 at the awards assembly.    New officers are, back row, l-r: Matt Packer –…