Monthly archive

August, 2016

  • By the time this publishes Wednesday, Beaverhead County High School’s cross country teams will have six miles of the 2016 competitive season behind them, with their next meet scheduled for Sept. 10 at Harrison. The boys’ and girls’ varsity and junior varsity teams ran in the Park County High School Seamus Camp Invitational last...
  • The Dillon Beaver football program has been an elite Class A machine since winning their first state title in 2000. In the years since, the Beavers have played in 10 state A championship games and have won seven titles. Dillon has played in five straight championships, winning three. Rick Nordahl enters his fourth season as head coach (over two...
  • The University of Montana Western volleyball team came out of a tournament in Butte last weekend with another match win and .500 record for the young season. The Lady Bulldogs (4-4) on Saturday morning took out Dickinson State in four sets, 25-13, 25-21, 23 -25 , 25-22. That victory followed tight losses on Friday to Corban University and...
  • The Beaverhead County High School volleyball team found more than hope for the season ahead at last weekend’s Western A Tip Off Tournament in Whitefish. The Lady Beavs demonstrated some of the inner qualities necessary to realize their hopes and dreams for a successful 2016 campaign. “At Whitefish this weekend for the Western A Tip Off...
  • If you have listened to Montana gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte speak on his economic plans, one key area regarding jobs is to bring the state’s kids home with high paying jobs in the technology sector. Gianforte and his wife founded and grew RightNow Technologies in Bozeman before selling the business to the multi-national...
  • Grizzly bear sightings have been confirmed on a few occasions this summer in the Upper Big Hole River area, according to a press release from the Big Hole Watershed Committee. Kevin Frey of Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks confirmed photographs and tracks seen this summer are grizzly bear. “It’s hard to say if we are seeing one bear or...
  • The University of Montana Western old-schooled Dickinson State for a 29-13 victory on Saturday in both team’s season opener in a neutral-site game at Miles City. Using a bruising running attack and bludgeoning defense, the Bulldogs beat down the Blue Hawks for a mid-20th century-style, ground-and-pound victory that seemed all but assured ten...
  • The 19th season of Dillon Football League Kids’ Flag Football will begin with the first games on Sept. 17. Registration forms are currently available at the Dillon Tribune, Parkview Elementary and the Dillon Middle School. With a flexible deadline of Sept. 12. it is never too late to register for the DFL. Ideally, forms will be submitted by...
  • Jo Ann Juliano and John Schuyler (pronounced Skyler) enter the homes of Beaverhead County residents every weekday morning with friendly chatter and the week’s news items. They have become familiar voices to the radio listening public and Dillon’s staunchest cheerleaders. The morning banter between Jo Ann, John and Lee Pelletier becomes...