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    Incumbents went 3 for 4 in this spring's local board elections. Joe Morstein and Shane Puyear will keep their spots on the Barrett Hospital Board of Trustees, while Todd Rouses maintains his...
Cubs done
They had not lost two straight games since the early weeks of their wildly successful 2016 regular season. But the Dillon Cubs fell, 6-5, to the Helena Reps today, to register their second straight...
Cubs stumble
Gracious hosts for this week's Montana/Alberta 2016 American Legion Baseball Southern A District Tournament, the Dillon Cubs today took their benevolence to another, unintended level tonight. The...
Easy done it: Cubs win opener, 16-4
The quality of mercy has not been strained, nor its quantity stringent with the Dillon Cubs this season. So, it seemed only fitting that the Cubbies tonight opened their postseason by earning a 16-4...
Incumbents keep 3 of 4 seats
Incumbents went 3 for 4 in this spring's local board elections. Joe Morstein and Shane Puyear will keep their spots on the Barrett Hospital Board of Trustees, while Todd Rouses maintains his...

Incumbents keep 3 of 4 seats

Incumbents went 3 for 4 in this spring's local board elections. Joe Morstein and Shane Puyear will keep their spots on the Barrett Hospital Board of Trustees, while Todd Rouses maintains his place on the Dillon Elementary School District #10 Board, according to unofficial results released last night by Beaverhead County Elections Officer Debbie Scott. In a three-way race for two available seats on the the five-seat Barrett Hospital Board, Puyear earned 1730 votes, with his fellow incumbent Joe Morstein gaining 1562 and challenger Heidi Gleason getting 1171 votes.

UMW chancellor picks Idaho State dean as new provost

Deborah Hedeen, currently dean of the college of education at Idaho  State University, has been named provost and vice chancellor for  academic affairs at the University of Montana Western, Chancellor Beth  Weatherby announced Tuesday.

McGinley retires as fire chief

Posts 29 years with DVFD

Dillon Volunteer Fire Department Chief Mike McGinley has been on some of the most memorable structure fires in the Dillon area over the past 29 years, and his decision to step away has brought a rush of memories from those times.

UMW provost search nearing end

Candidates share stories in interviews

The search for Montana Western’s provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs has concluded with the interview phase of the three finalists.

Steve Gammon, James DuMond, and Deborah Hedeen each spent two days on campus over the past eight days, meeting with various groups on campus during an extensive interview process.

School election field grows

District 10 filing ends Thursday

Five candidates have already thrown their proverbial hats into the proverbial ring.

But anyone else interested in running for the two seats up for election this spring on the seven-seat Dillon Elementary School District 10 Board of Trustees still has until the end of the day Thursday to file.

Coming elections feature several contests

Ballots fill up in advance of primaries

The March 14 filing deadline for state and county offices has passed and
at least for now, the fields have been set.

County plans road repairs

Panel gives nod to patching machine

The Beaverhead County Commission addressed road concerns at their
regular meeting Monday at Beaverhead County Courthouse.

The commission gave County Road Supervisor Scott Jones authority to purchase a used asphalt patching machine, and met with Karl Yakawich of Great West Engineering to discuss moving forward with the Ten Mile Road Project.

Junior Fiddlers get ready for 33rd annual Dillon Fiddle Contest

The Dillon Junior Fiddlers are putting final touches on their plans for the 33rd annual Dillon Fiddle Contest on Valentine’s Day weekend, February 13-14 at the Old Depot Theater.

Fiddlers from around the Pacific Northwest will make their annual trek to Beaverhead County for the family-friendly event.

Hospital election set, school votes up in the air

With the filing of a third candidate last week, the county will be holding an election this spring for two seats on the Barrett Hospital & Healthcare Board of Trustees.

Heidi Gleason filed to run before Friday’s 5 p.m. deadline and has joined incumbents Joe Morstein and Shane Puyear as candidates for two BHH Board seats, according to Beaverhead County Election Officer Debbie Scott.

Educators educate each other through collaboration project

UMW-Dillon Middle School team up

Area teachers are teaching one another a lot about teaching as part of an ongoing collaboration between Dillon Middle School and the University of Montana Western Education Department.