Monthly archive

June, 2014

  •   When the dust finally settled on the 66th College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR), the nine members of University of Montana Western team had a top-ten women’s team and a number of top 25 finishes in individual events to show for their long, hard efforts this season. Representing the Dawgs at this year’s CNFR in Casper, WY, from...
  •   To the editor,   This is my second letter concerning the article you published in the Dillon Tribune on May 21, 2014 concerning the “ County upgrades roads on the cheap”. My first letter published in the Dillon Tribune on June 4, 2014 was answered in an Editor’s note that said. “The frontage road improvements...
  •   To the editor,   Well, well, it appears from the Seattle mass-shooting that the best defense against a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with bear spray. Maybe somebody should have told that to the guy with a concealed carry permit that tried to help out in the Las Vegas mass-shooting. It’s too bad he was killed because he...
  •   Elizabeth J. “Betty” Alm.  beloved wife, mom, grandma, great-grandma, sister, aunt and friend passed away peacefully in her new home in White Bear Lake, Minnesota, surrounded by her family on June 14th, after a brave fight with pancreatic cancer.   Betty is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers.  She...
  •   William Roscoe Wellborn (Bill) passed away June 12, 2014. Bill was born in the Johnson Gulch area of Medicine Lodge on the homestead of his parents, Hattie B. and Rela A. Wellborn, on Aug. 13, 1927. He grew up on Medicine Lodge and Horse Prairie, Armstead, and the Young Place near Dell. He attended school in Armstead and graduated from Lima...
  •   On June11, Jane Dodd joined family and friends in her eternal resting place. Born December 29, 1924, in Anaconda, Jane was the middle child of Frank and Matilda Marchesseau. She grew up in the Grasshopper Valley with her sister, Delia, her brother, Bud, and numerous cousins. She was very proud of being a Marchesseau and from the Grasshopper...
  •   Saraya Cheyenne Roberson, and Anastacio Michael Navarro are engaged to be married. Roberson, from Great Falls, is the daughter of Serena Roberson and Michael Banks. Her step-father is Scott Fleek. All parents are currently in Great Falls. She graduated from Great Falls High School in 2007 and from Montana State University-Northern in 2014....
  •   The Dillon Cubs coasted through the 25th Annual Maybelle Arthur Tournament, and likely final one at Vigilante Field, going 4-0 to keep the trophy for Dillon's only American Legion tourney here in town for the year. With the Bitterroot Bucs dropping out the competition on Thursday, tourney officials were forced to shrink the two-day...
  • President Obama’s announcement earlier this month of new regulations requiring reductions in carbon emissions from the nation’s coal-fired power plants brought the predictable howls of doom from industry representatives, conservatives and lawmakers from coal-producing states. "The president’s plan would indeed cause a surge...
  •   Its official grand opening takes place Saturday from noon to 8 p.m. But Beaverhead Brewing Company will be open the rest of this week and already attracted big crowds during a test run last weekend, when the thirsty and curious filled its 1,400-square-foot tasting room to sample its beer and the impressive renovation of the nearly century-...