Monthly archive

June, 2017

  • Only one person besides incumbents signed up for spots on the ballot for Dillon’s municipal election this year by Monday’s deadline, according to documents obtained Tuesday from the Beaverhead County Election Office. But one of those incumbents signed up to run against another of them for the top spot in Dillon government, and one city council...
  • DEADLINE Ballot signup deadline Mon. Today, Monday, June 19 will be the last day to sign up for a spot on the ballot in area municipal elections this year, when the positions of mayor in Dillon and Lima, as well as a number of city council seats and the Dillon city court judge position will go up before voters. Those who want to run for office...
  • The Dillon City Council last week took the first step toward local voters in November to ask for their approval for a property tax hike to fund the hiring additional police officers. “What this would do is place it on the ballot and then people get to vote to decide. And only then can we bring in the money to pay for it,” explained Dillon Mayor...
  • Ranging in age from 12 to 18, Dillon’s Andrew sisters offer a wide range of professional services through their new Four Sisters business venture. “It was actually our mom’s idea,” said the oldest Andrew sister, Finley, of the notion to start the family summer business that launched on Memorial Day. “She figured there was four of us who can do...
  • The Missoula Pioneers scored two big wins on Sunday to complete a 5-0 weekend sweep and earn the title at the 2017 Maybelle Arthur Tournament on Cubs Can-Am Field in Dillon. Before falling to the Pioneers in the tourney finale, the host Dillon Cubs notched an impressive win in the early afternoon on Sunday, when they took out the Gallatin Valley...
  • Scheduled games for Sunday, June 18 10 a.m. Butte Muckers vs. Missoula Pioneers 12:30 p.m. Cubs vs. Gallatin Valley Posse 3 p.m. Cubs vs. Missoula Pioneers Results Saturday, June 17 Missoula Pioneers 8. - Gallatin Valley Posse 7 Bozeman Bucks 12 - Gallatin Valley Posse 0 Butte Muckers 11 - Bitterroot Red Sox 3 Bozeman Bucks 11 – Dillon Cubs 7...
  • Here are the results from the first two days of action at this week's Maybelle Arthur baseball tournament on Cubs Can-Am Field at Ray Lynch Park in Dillon, plus a quick recap of the Cubs win on the tourney's opening day on Thursday--and a schedule of games to come in the 2017 installment of the Cubs' annual tourney. Maybelle Arthur Tournament...
  • Weekend Weather Friday: Cloudy skies with highs peaking at about 65 degrees in early afternoon, when there will be about a a 25 percent chance of rain showers. SSW winds of around 10 mph with gusts about doubling that. Friday night: Mostly cloudy skies with chance of rain around 30 percent. Lows dipping to about 40 degrees just before dawn with...
  • Jack was born to Phillip and Gertrude Lovell and a descendent of English homesteader Jonathan Lovell, who claimed land south of Dillon where Lovell’s Gulch and Lovell’s Lake are today. He joined the United States Air Force in 1957–1960. He was stationed in Frankfurt, Germany. Upon his return, he became employed at the State Bank and Trust Company...
  • The Dillon City Council last week took the first step toward local voters in November to ask for their approval for a property tax hike to fund the hiring additional police officers. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.