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Tag Archive for ‘Ed Williams’

Steven Hibler

Steven Hibler chosen as Red Lodge Chief of Police

Mayor Ed Williams has selected a new Police Chief for Red Lodge: Steven Hibler of Camby, Indiana. His selection is the culmination of a months-long search that drew over 60 applicants from all over the country. Steve chose his career early in life. He took a post in the Indiana Army National Guard and joined… Read More ›

My thoughts on selecting our new Police Chief

Normally, I leave editorials to the editor, but I want to make it clear that this article is my personal opinion, and the word “publishertorial” sounds really stupid. I have been intimately involved in the search for a new Police Chief in Red Lodge since former Chief Richard Pringle retired (see his interview in the… Read More ›

Tea with the Mayor, Tuesday March 4

How will construction on the 212 project affect our lives this summer? Are there any solutions in the works to battle trash during upcoming festivals? How responsible am I for clearing snow in front of my business on Broadway? Where can I speak my piece? WHAT ABOUT ALL THE TURKEYS!?!? These were all very interesting… Read More ›

Police Chief Search 2014

Police Chief Search 2014

The search for a new Red Lodge Police Chief has stepped up. With Chief Pringle retiring in just over a week, Red Lodge Mayor Ed Williams has hired Bob Carden of Prothman — an executive search firm specializing in city employees — to find a new chief. Carden, a former police chief himself, has met… Read More ›

Tea with the Mayor

Tea with the Mayor, Tuesday Feb 4

The first Tuesday of each month is “Tea with the Mayor” at Red Lodge Books & Tea. Local residents and business owners can stop by between 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. and discuss whatever concerns them with Mayor Ed Williams. The majority of this month’s meeting was spent discussing upcoming highway construction along highways 212 and… Read More ›

Resort Tax

Red Lodge Resort Tax Review, Part 1

As all Red Lodge residents (and most visitors) know, we have a 3% “resort tax” in this city. Basically, it’s a sales tax in a state without sales taxes. A handful of other communities around the state have resort taxes, including West Yellowstone and Big Sky. Please see the updates in Part 2 of this… Read More ›

Red Lodge Chamber Chat: October 2013

Please join us for the next Chamber After Hours/Halloween Party on Thursday, October 24 from 5:30-7 p.m. at Red Lodge Chiropractic! Come in costume or as your wonderful self, bring the kids, bring your partner, bring everyone you know! Find out more about one another and the fun you can have together while off duty… Read More ›