WEEKSTARTER GUIDE SEPTEMBER 11

Weather, Events and a Deadline in coming days

DEADLINE
Interim city judge apps due Fri.
Anyone wishing to fill the position of Dillon city court judge until voters select a new judge in November needs to submit an application by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, to City Hall, 125 N. Idaho St. in downtown Dillon. For more information, call 683-4245.

WEATHER
Monday: Little to no chance of rain with sunny but smoky skies, and temperatures rising into the low 80s in the afternoon, with southern winds of about 8 mph with occasional gusts up to 12 mph.
Monday Night: Almost zero chance of precipitation, with southern winds will pivot from the north after sunset until around midnight, when winds will shift back to from the south, as temperatures continue to drop toward the low 50s by dawn.

Tuesday: Highs into mid-80s in smoky, sunny skies until late afternoon, when a 15 percent chance of rain and light SW winds will pick up to around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night: SW winds will remain steady throughout the night at around 8 mph, but the chance of rain will increase throughout the night until it peaks at around 50 percent near dawn, when a low temperature in the mid-50s will be reached.

EVENTS

Cemetery Comm. meets Mon.
The Dillon City Council’s Cemetery Committee will hold its monthly meeting today, Monday, September 11, starting at 4 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 125 N. Idaho St. in downtown Dillon. Items on the agenda include an update on the status of Poindexter Cemetery, American Legion plots at Mountain View Cemetery and creating ordinances for the operation of the city cemetery. For more information, call 683-4245.

Chamber meets Tues.
The Beaverhead Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture will meet Tuesday, Sept. 12, at noon in City Hall Council Chambers, 125 N. Idaho St. in downtown Dillon. The meeting will address the search for a new Chamber executive director, feature a presentation on the 2018 Montana Stock Growers get together by local rancher Bryan Mussard, and also preview of this year’s Halloween Party, Turkey Bowl and Parade of Lights.

Water & Sewer Comm. Tues.
The Dillon City Council’s Water & Sewer Committee will meet under an agenda with more than a dozen items on Tuesday, Sept. 12, starting at 4 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 125 N. Idaho St. in downtown Dillon. For more information, call 683-4245.

Zoning meeting Tues.
The City of Dillon’s Zoning Commission will next meet Tuesday, Sept. 12, starting at 7 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 125 N. Idaho St. in downtown Dillon.

Shred Day Wed.
The Annual Community Shred day will happen Wednesday, Sept. 13, when people can help protect themselves from identity theft by bringing paper documents and records to be shredded at Pioneer Federal Savings & Loan, 32 N. Washington St. in downtown Dillon, where they can also pick up a free cookie. For more information, call Montana Records Management (866-842-0307) or email Pioneer Federal www.pioneerfederal.com

New trail meeting Wed.
Beaverhead Trails Coalition will host a 6:30 p.m. public meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 13, in the Depot Theater adjacent to the Beaverhead County Museum on South Montana Street in downtown Dillon. The meeting is designed to give people to offer input on plans to build a trail on Noble Avenue, from Laknar Lane to Skihi Street. For more information on the meeting and the project, go to www.beaverheadtrails.org.

Playground kickoff meeting Thurs.
A Playground Design Kickoff Meeting will be held 6:30–8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 14, in the cafeteria at Parkview Elementary School in Dillon, where attendees can participate in a carnival, enjoy refreshments and get a look at plans for the construction of a new playground in Jaycee Park in downtown Dillon.