Monthly archive

July, 2017

  • RESTRICTIONS AND CLOSURES Burning Ban Due to the extreme dry conditions within Beaverhead County all burning needing a permit is banned on all private lands in the county. The ban will be lifted when conditions are more favorable for safe burning. For more information, call 683-3700. Library closure next week The Dillon Public Library will be...
  • A young team with new starters in a majority of positions and numerous kids on their roster who have yet to start high school, the Dillon Cubs grew a long way during the 2017 baseball season. And they surged on a particularly potent growth spurt last week at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Southern A District Tournament at 3 Legends Stadium in...
  • If any youth fiddling group ever earned its own box set, it’s the Dillon Junior Fiddlers. And if any ever earned a second, it’s the Dillon Junior Fiddlers, who will unveil their second four-CD compilation at a CD Release Party on Sunday, July 30, in Dillon’s Old Depot Theater, starting at 7 p.m. For the full article, see this week's print edition...
  • She’s been down this parade route before, when she volunteered to help the Dillon Public Library with its Summer Reading Program last year. But when local kids dress up as a character from their favorite book and strut through downtown Dillon on Thursday morning, Lori Roberts will conclude her first Summer Reading Program she oversaw as the Dillon...
  • Joseph Raymond Salvo passed away July 23, in Dillon. Services will be held on Friday, July 28, at 10 a.m. at Brundage Funeral Home. There is a guestbook available online at brundagefuneralhome.com
  • ALERT Burning Ban Due to the extreme dry conditions within Beaverhead County all burning needing a permit is banned on all private lands in the county. The ban will be lifted when conditions are more favorable for safe burning. For more information, call 683-3700. WEATHER Monday: Temperatures not as hot as over weekend, but still rising into high...
  • The young Dillon Cubs came a long way this season, and then advanced an impressive distance in the postseason before bowing out Sunday. The Gallatin Valley Outlaws scored seven runs in their last at-bat to post a 9-4, come-from-behind victory over the Cubs on Sunday at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Southern A District Tournament in Butte....
  • Faced with two do-or-die games Saturday, the Cubs did and did again at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Baseball Southern A District Tournament in Butte. Dillon rode a complete-game, shutout pitching performance by Jamey Richardson to a 10-0 victory over the Livingston Braves on Saturday morning, then returned to 3 Legends Field in the...
  • Coming off a wrenching one-run loss to top seed Belgrade, the Dillon Cubs will battle for their survival this morning at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Southern A District Tournament in Butte. In a fight between one-loss teams in the double-elimination tourney, the Cubs will take on the Livingston Braves at 9 a.m. on 3 Legends Field in the...
  • A day after winning a game in which the teams put up nine runs in just the first inning, the Dillon Cubs fell in a good, ol' fashioned pitchers duel at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Baseball Southern A District Tournament in Butte. The Belgrade Bandits defeated the Cubs, 2-1, in the Friday's second-round tourney game. The loss sends Dillon...