Monthly archive

January, 2014

  •   A good job lured Dick Achter to Dillon in the 1970s, and now, as a member of Dillon’s City Council, he wants to help the city provide more good jobs for its citizens. “We need to have the city continue to grow economically, we need a vital downtown,” said Achter, who rejoined the Council in 2014, after winning as a write-...
  •   Whether it means building a ramp for his pet dog Winston, who is suffering from hip displacement, participating in Search & Rescue missions, or serving in city government, Bill Shafer describes himself as “a person who can’t just sit around and be idle.” That work ethic led the retired Shafer to run and win in November...
  •   After a long absence from city government, Swede Troedsson has returned to the Dillon City Council, a body he previously served on for 12 years. Troedsson earned a spot again on the Council in November, when he won the Ward 4 seat vacated by retiring Councilperson Randy Gustine. “People came up and congratulated me after the election...
  •   The Class A Dillon Beavers wiped out Class B Whitehall on Thursday and then in the featured event on the week, suffered their first loss of the season at the hands of Helena Capital in a battle of the top-ranked AA and A schools. Capital bounced Dillon to 10-1 on the season with a 61-46 victory at Dillon’s B.W. Lodge Gym. “It...
  •   Roxy Reidelbach, 69, of Big Timber, and formerly of Livingston, passed away January 4, at her home in Big Timber, due to complications of cancer, diabetes, and heart and lung disease. Roxy was born February 4, 1944, to Edwin and Ruth DeYoung, in Lansing, MI. She married Leo Reidelbach in 1978. Roxy and Leo managed the Stockman Bar &...
  •   The Dillon Beavers, fresh off receiving the top ranking in the first Montana Class A power poll, traveled to Helena High last Thursday and picked up a big non-conference victory against the AA Bengals. After consecutive battles against quality foes Butte Central, Stevensville and Helena, the Beavers returned to B.W. Lodge Gym and did what...