Monthly archive

March, 2017

  • Joseph George Rebich Jr. (Nonie), son of Mary (Malesich) and Joseph G. Rebich, passed away on March 8. Joe was born on the family ranch south of Dillon, on February 3, 1934. He ranched his entire life, enjoying all of the farming. He served in the Army from 1956–58, stationed in the South Carolina. Joe never married but was a favorite uncle to his...
  • Oden Synness sailed onto Valhalla on February 18, two days after his 44th birthday, after a grueling and valiant double-overtime match against cancer. Oden was born to his teenage parents, Trent and Nola (Jorgenson) Synness, on February 16, 1973, in Helena. He spent eight of the first 10 years of his life, beginning at the age of 2, living in...
  • It will be as if Santa Claus is coming to town again this weekend for area snowmobile fans, bringing them all an unexpected, big gift. Lost Trail Powder Mountain ski area in Conner will step in Saturday and Sunday, March 11–12, to serve as a special guest host for a pro event sanctioned by the Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Hillclimb Association (RMSHA...
  • Co-ranked 10th in the nation, the Montana Western men's basketball team were assured of a spot in the 32-team NAIA Men's Basketball National Championship Tournament, starting next week. Wednesday evening, the Bulldogs (24-7) found out who and when they would play in the opening round. The #4 seed in the tourney's Liston Bracket, UMW will take on...
  • The University of Montana Western women's basketball team gained one of the coveted spots in the 32-team field for the NAIA Women's Basketball National Championship Tournament announced Wednesday evening. Entering the tourney ranked no. 21 in the NAIA as the sixth seed in the Cramer Bracket, the 23-8 Lady Bulldogs will take on third-seeded...
  • The University of Montana Western women's basketball team gained one of the coveted spots in the 32-team field for the NAIA National Women's Basketball Tournament announced Wednesday evening. Entering the tourney ranked no. 21 in the NAIA as the sixth seed in the Cramer Bracket, the 23-8, Lady Bulldogs will take on third-seeded Columbia (MO), the...
  • In as good a game as you'll likely see anywhere this season, Lewis-Clark State College overcame Montana Western, 101-95, in overtime at Straugh Gymnasium on Saturday night in the semifinals of the Frontier Conference Tournament. The victory propelled the Warriors into the conference tourney title game against host Carroll College on Tuesday night...
  • The University of Montana Western women's basketball team got a critical victory snatched away in the final minute on Friday night in a Frontier Conference semifinal tournament game in Havre Ahead almost the entire game, the third-seeded Lady Bulldogs got overtaken by a Jacy Thompson 3-point shot from near the top of the arc that set the final...