Monthly archive

July, 2017

  • The young Dillon Cubs came a long way this season, and then advanced an impressive distance in the postseason before bowing out Sunday. The Gallatin Valley Outlaws scored seven runs in their last at-bat to post a 9-4, come-from-behind victory over the Cubs on Sunday at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Southern A District Tournament in Butte....
  • Faced with two do-or-die games Saturday, the Cubs did and did again at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Baseball Southern A District Tournament in Butte. Dillon rode a complete-game, shutout pitching performance by Jamey Richardson to a 10-0 victory over the Livingston Braves on Saturday morning, then returned to 3 Legends Field in the...
  • Coming off a wrenching one-run loss to top seed Belgrade, the Dillon Cubs will battle for their survival this morning at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Southern A District Tournament in Butte. In a fight between one-loss teams in the double-elimination tourney, the Cubs will take on the Livingston Braves at 9 a.m. on 3 Legends Field in the...
  • A day after winning a game in which the teams put up nine runs in just the first inning, the Dillon Cubs fell in a good, ol' fashioned pitchers duel at the Montana-Alberta American Legion Baseball Southern A District Tournament in Butte. The Belgrade Bandits defeated the Cubs, 2-1, in the Friday's second-round tourney game. The loss sends Dillon...
  • The Dillon Cubs used a running start to vault to victory Thursday morning in the opening game of the the Montana-Alberta American Legion Baseball Southern A District Tournament at 3 Legends Stadium in Butte. In the tourney's first game, the fifth-seeded Cubs (13-15 in regular season district play in 2017) scored seven runs in the top half of the...
  • Vehicles of many shapes and sizes drove onto the Beaverhead County Fairgrounds for the 2017 Dillon Jaycees Demo Derby last Saturday. And then they drove into one another. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune. For a gallery of photos from the event, go to https://dillontribune.smugmug.com/Demo-Derby-2017/
  • Representatives from the Dillon Elementary School District #10 Board of Trustees and its two non-teachers unions this month reached a tentative agreement on contracts for the coming school year. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • Road repair issues will take the center lane at tonight’s meeting of the Dillon City Council. For the full story, see today's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • On December 15, 1924, Rosella Marie Robison was born so small the doctors didn’t think she’d make it through the night. She was the ninth of ten children born to Philip and Margaret Engler. The Englers took her to their Red Lodge home and set her in a flannel-lined shoe box on the oven door. Rose survived the night and 92 more years. She passed...
  • Tribune Weekstarter Monday, July 17 WEATHER Monday: Partly cloudy skies with temperatures rising into low 80s in late afternoon, when chances of rain will elevate to around 15 percent; SW winds up to 9 mph. Monday Night: Mostly clear with temperatures declining to around 50 by dawn, with NNE winds of 8 mph and little chance of precipitation after...