Monthly archive

October, 2017

  • Duane Dale Eller of Dillon Montana passed away October 4, after a long, courageous battle with metastatic prostate cancer. He was born April 5, 1945, in Grangeville, Idaho, to Dale and Willetta (Carlson) Eller. He attended grade school and high school in Nezperce, Idaho. During high school he worked for the state of Idaho and when he turned 18...
  • EVENTS Ski Sale Fri.-Sat. The Annual Beaverhead Ski Patrol Ski Swap will take place in the 4-H Building on the Beaverhead County Fairgrounds 5–9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6 and Saturday, Oct. 7, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. All varieties of ski equipment will be available, and representatives of the Maverick Ski Team will be on hand to offer information on...
  • It was a case of the one that didn’t get away for the Dillon Beaver volleyball team at home in the B.W. Lodge on Friday night against Park County. For the full article, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • We all need friends. And that may be especially true these days for public libraries, most of which face perennial shortages in funding and ever-lengthening to-do lists and ever-expanding challenges in integrating new technologies. The new Dillon Friends of the Library group intends to lend many helping hands and other forms of contribution to the...
  • At its first regular meeting of October, the Dillon City Council tonight will vote on contracts and an agreement, as well as the second-reading of a long-rendering ordinance, and also review the reorganization of its committee and board memberships, in addition to addressing other matters. During the Mayor’s Report shortly after the start of...
  • CLOSURES Library taking some days off in coming week The Dillon Public Library will close at noon Thursday, October 5, and be shut all day Friday, October 6, due to staff being out of town for training. The Library will also be closed all day Monday, October 9, for Columbus Day. For more information, call 683-4544. EVENTS Street & Alley Comm....

September, 2017

  • WEATHER Friday: Temperatures rising from a low just above freezing at dawn to afternoon highs near 70 degrees under partly cloudy skies, with little chance of precipitation. Saturday: Cloudy and chillier, with high temperatures in the mid-50s and a good chance of afternoon rain. Saturday Night: Temperatures declining to near freezing after...
  • At last week’s Dillon City Council meeting, members of city government revisited the issues of how to fill the city court vacancy and revisions to the city’s animal ordinance, set up four hearings and voted to approve two water and sewer projects. Near the start of last Wednesday’s meeting, the city council voted unanimously to endorse an...
  • Vivian Sullender passed away Sept. 20. Per her request, there will be no services.
  • WEATHER FORECAST Monday: Little to no chance of precipitation during the day, with temperatures rising from a low of around 30 degrees at dawn to highs in the mid-50s during the afternoon, when light winds from the south will shift to from the northeast near dusk. Monday Night: Chances of precipitation will remain near zero, with winds of around 5...