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Monthly archive

May, 2015

  •   The City of Dillon tonight will hold a public hearing at 6:45 p.m. to receive comments on proposed changes to its Fiscal Year 2014–15 budget. Those changes are shown in the packet of the May 5 City Council meeting available online under the “Agendas and Minutes” tab at the city’s website, www.dillonmt.org/. The...
  •   The top players from Dillon’s boys and girls varsity tennis teams headed to Butte last week for the Southwestern A Divisional Tennis Tournament. And to Anaconda. And then to Missoula. And now, due to their wide-ranging, high-flying efforts at divisionals, nine of those Beavers will head northwest again to Missoula this weekend for the...
  •   Marti (Martha) Rest Carlson passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 9, as the result of a ruptured aneurysm. Martha Munro Rest was born Jan. 12, 1955, in Chicago, IL, to Walter and Phyllis (Brewer) Rest. She spent her early childhood in Homewood, IL. While attending elementary school, she often sneaked home at lunchtime to eat peanut...
  •   Virginia Irvine Dale entered the world April 29, 1921, on Copper Street in Butte. Reaching her 94th birthday, she gently departed May 8, 2015, walking with grace and love while here. Hailing from mining stock descending mostly from Cornwall, England, she grew up in Butte. Parents, aunts, and uncles, who considered her a Shirley Templesque...
  •   Marlene Kay Doig, 75, of Townsend, slipped quietly from this life at the Peace Hospice House in Great Falls on May 6. At five o’clock on a beautiful sunny afternoon, which she loved so much, she left her ailing body and lost vision behind. Her room was filled with family and the caring hands and hearts of hospice nurses. All of her...
  •   To the editor,   Once again our most vocal Democrat, LaVon Brillhart, is up to his usual antics.  Misrepresenting stories to make some obscure point.  His most recent letter states that Atlanta teachers were sentenced to 20 years in prison.  However, one quick Google search reveals that those teachers are only supposed...
  •   To the editor,   On behalf of construction companies and workers throughout Montana, I would like to thank Rep. Jeff Welborn for his extraordinary efforts during the recent legislative session to establish a pro-business economic climate in our state.  He has taken a great deal of unwarranted criticism for his willingness to work...
  •   The “W” is alive and well per speeches at the Montana Western graduation on Saturday at Straugh Gymnasium.  In this case the “W” accentuates the “We Are Family” atmosphere described from various perspectives at the podium during the school’s 108th commencement. Brandon Lee Hansen of Dillon, the...
  •   The Dillon Beaver track and field team capped off the regular season in style Friday with their annual night home meet, complete with lights, music, fireworks and two team trophies. With just Butte Central and Anaconda in attendance, the 90-plus strong Beaver team dominated the events with the girls sweeping the triple jump, discus and 300m...
  •   The Dillon Cubs were in Anaconda on Saturday afternoon for a pair of down-to-the-wire ball games that ended with both teams earning a win. The A’s rallied with a three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to take the first game of the doubleheader, 9-8. But the Cubs scored three runs early in the second game and then relied on...