Monthly archive

June, 2017

  • The Dillon City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to initiate a process to go to local voters this fall to ask for more money to fund additions in personnel to the city's police force. For the full story, see next week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • Rawl Allen Robinson, 70, passed away in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his family and loved ones. Rawl was born May 14, 1947, in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, to Rawl Oliver Robinson and Hilda Wagner Robinson. Rawl grew up on a ranch in Sundance, Wyoming, at the base of The Devils Tower. Rawl was known for his way with stock and his...
  • Angela Whiting took a roundabout road to her new career as a beautician and owner of Eight East, a full-service salon that opened last month in downtown Dillon. But now that she’s working in her new field, Whiting knows it’s she’s where she’s meant to be. “I love it. The creativity of this work, how it’s about making people feel good about...
  • Tim was born Jan. 25, 1947, in Carmel, CA, to George and Bess Mosolf. He graduated from Carmel High School, where he played football. He later studied at Monterey Peninsula College. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1966 to 1972, based out of Sheppard Air Force Base in Texas, Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska, and finally in Japan. He visited...
  • WEATHER FORECAST Monday, June 5: Almost no chance of precipitation with highs over just over 70 degrees expected in the afternoon and southwest winds under 10 mph. Monday night: Low temperatures dipping to around 45 degrees under mostly clear skies with NE winds of under 10 mph. Tuesday, June 6: High temperatures approaching 80 degrees in late...
  • WEEKEND WEATHER Friday: Highs of around 75 degrees in the late afternoon rising from an early-morning low of around 45 under mostly cloudy skies, with winds of under 10 mph and almost zero chance of precipitation. Friday night: Lows dipping back to around 45 degrees under mostly clear skies, with NW winds of under 10 mph. Saturday: Highs rising...
  • A tragic accident took the life of Mark James (M.J.) Simkins Jr. of Dillon on May 30, 2017, a day after he turned 22. Born May 29, 1995, in Dillon, M.J. was passionate about his faith, family, football, community and education. M.J.’s participation in athletics began on the corner of Bannack and California in Dillon, playing street football with...
  • She went to heaven May 30. She died peacefully at her Dillon residence. She was born in Lena, Wisconsin on Feb. 16, 1926. She attended school there. Later, she met the love of her life, Terrance Colvin, and they were married Oct. 28, 1946. They moved to California, where she worked for Wells Fargo Bank for 30 years. Upon retiring, they moved to...
  • All things considered, he may have gotten off easy. A Bozeman man was arrested, thrown in jail and charged with felony burglary earlier this month after being confronted by an armed Dillon woman inside her home on South Railroad Street near The Metlen.