Monthly archive

December, 2017

  • WEATHER Monday: Almost no chance of rain as temperatures rise steadily under sunny skies from a low around 20 degrees at dawn to a peak of about 40 in the afternoon, with SW winds 5–8 mph throughout the day except for mid-afternoon, when they will shift to from the northeast for a few hours. Monday Night: Temperatures will drop below freezing...
  • REMINDERS School’s Out Fri. Parkview Elementary, Dillon Middle School and Beaverhead County High School will not be holding classes on Friday, Dec. 8. For more information, call 683-4311 or 683-2361. Santa accepting local letters Santa’s Magical Mailbox is now accepting letters to St. Nick from local kids looking for a surefire way to get their...
  • REMINDERS School’s Out Fri. Parkview Elementary, Dillon Middle School and Beaverhead County High School will not be holding classes on Friday, Dec. 8. For more information, call 683-4311 or 683-2361. Santa accepting local letters Santa’s Magical Mailbox is now accepting letters to St. Nick from local kids looking for a surefire way to get their...
  • The Dillon Public Library is offering education in a variety of fun packages from across the ages for all ages on Tuesdays, with games, cutting-edge technologies and some old-school educational toys that have found a new enthusiastic audience. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • Betty M. Tyler, 76, passed away Sunday, December 3, at the Central Montana Nursing and Rehab Center in Lewistown, MT. At Betty's request, cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be held at a later date and announced along with an obituary. Creel Funeral Home is assisting with the arrangements. Betty's family and friends can share...
  • Donald Paul Fjermestad, 85 of Dillon, passed away at his home surrounded by his family, on December 4. He was born on December 25, 1931, in Minnewauken, North Dakota, to Marshall and Julia (Rickert) Fjermestad. He was an underground miner in Butte after high school, and then joined the Navy. He was married to Vera Davidson in 1961, and they had a...
  • WEATHER Monday: About a 15 percent chance of more snow in the morning, when temperatures will climb from a low in the mid-teens at dawn to a high of around 27 degrees in early afternoon, with 6–10 mph SW winds all day. Monday Night: COLD ALERT! Temperatures will decline steadily after dusk to a low in the low teens after midnight, with SW winds 5–...
  • Emphrey Eugene (Gene) Hildreth, 89, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2017 in assisted living in Bozeman, after an extensive time living with congestive heart failure. He was born the third of six sons on March 9, 1928, in Dillon, to E.W. (Bob) and Bessie Hildreth. Gene spent his childhood on the ranch in Medicine Lodge and graduated high school in...
  • A storm hit Dillon and surrounding areas on Sunday, with the approximately two inches of snow it brought likely to to stick around for awhile and perhaps be added to this evening. The forecast projects about a 20 percent chance of light snow on Sunday night and for temperatures to remain below freezing until Wednesday or Thursday. You can keep up...