Monthly archive

February, 2018

  • The man known as ZDK brought his AAA game to help Montana Western earn a pair of Ws and gain himself NAIA National Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors for last week. Zaccheus Darko-Kelly flashed his offensive prowess and poise in scoring 49 points combined against Montana Tech and Lewis-Clark State College to help push his Bulldogs into...
  • In addition to attending to other matters, the Dillon City Council tonight is set to vote on its updated and finally complete committee roster, as well as on a high-price tag agenda item that appears to not come with any potential liability for the city. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • A rainmaker of a recent donation will bring the water raining down on a new splash pad in Jaycee Park this summer, much earlier than anticipated. “I received call from a donor who let me know they would be giving this wonderful gift, earmarked for the splash pad, with the stipulation that it get built as soon as possible,” said RayAnn Sutton on...
  • Karon Rae Robbins, 73 years of age, of Salmon, Idaho, passed away on Friday, February 9, 2018, at her home. Private Services will be held at a later date. Karon was born on July 2, 1944, in Salmon, the daughter of Abraham “Abe” and Lillian (Blood) Foster. Karon attended school in Salmon and Cobalt until her mother passed away when she was a...
  • WEATHER FORECAST Monday: COLD ALERT! Temperatures will start the day near minus 10, climbing to a high of only about 3 degrees in the early afternoon, with NNE winds 7–11 mph driving down the wind chill temperature below zero all day, when there will be minimal chance of snow. Monday Night: COLD ALERT! Temperatures will drop below zero after dusk...
  • The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team kept its tenuous grip on first place in the Frontier Conference after the UMW Lady Bulldogs got back to their winning ways a few hours earlier by also posting a 15-point victory at Lewis-Clark State College on Friday. The Western women rebounded from the snapping of their nine-game winning...
  • WEATHER FORECAST Friday: Blustery, with SSW winds 12–25 and gusts as high as 36 mph, with an afternoon rises in temperatures into the low 30s and chance of precipitation to near 40 percent potentially accumulating to about half an inch. Friday Night: Temperatures in the 20s and SSW winds 12–17 mph throughout the night, with a 50 percent chance of...
  • WEATHER FORECAST Friday: Blustery, with SSW winds 12–25 and gusts as high as 36 mph, with afternoon rises in temperatures into the low 30s and the chances of light precipitation to near 40 percent. Friday Night: Temperatures in the 20s and SSW winds 12–17 mph throughout the night, with a 50 percent chance of precipitation in the evening declining...
  • The University of Montana Western women's basketball team will hit the road today, looking to start a new run of good results after seeing their nine-game winning streak snapped at home by Montana Tech on Wednesday. Currently ranked no. 15 in the NAIA, the Lady Bulldogs will tip off at 6;30 p.m. MST at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho...
  • A Dillon Beaver grabbed his third state title last week. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.