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12/17/2014 - 12:07pm
  At Monday night's meeting of the BCHS Board of Trustees, Beaverhead County High School Superintendent Fred Chouinard presented his thoughts on who the board should hire to replace him when he submits his letter of resignation at the Jan. 12 meeting of the group.  Chouinard presented the information a month in advance to allow for any board or public input on the process prior to...
Wed, 12/17/2014 - 12:05pm
  The ongoing recall effort against three Dillon City Councilpersons is headed for a critical court showdown next week, by recent order of a district judge. Last week, Fifth Judicial District Court Judge Loren Tucker issued an order for a Dec. 23 hearing to determine whether Dillon City
Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:53am
  Some said it couldn’t be done. But Mayor Mike Klakken and City Treasurer Neal Straus yesterday unveiled proposals demonstrating just how the City of Dillon could potentially save millions of dollars and dramatically reduce water and sewer bills for city ratepayers in the coming years
Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:34am
  4Bs has opened its 1A location in Dillon, its first ever in town since the Montana restaurant chain was founded 67 years ago. “We thought Dillon was a great spot—it’s the first major city you get to in Montana when travelling from the south on I-15,” said 4Bs Vice
Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:32am
  University of Montana Western students in Brent Poe McCabe’s History of Rock and Roll class last month got to hear about the pioneers of the early years of the mighty musical genre and the blues giants that shaped it from a pair of area residents who were alive to hear them firsthand
Tue, 12/09/2014 - 4:57pm
Beaverhead County Undersheriff Bill Knox tells a truck driver he cannot proceed north on Montana Highway 41 because of a truck wreck about nine miles north of Dillon Tuesday afternoon. The highway was blocked at about 1:30 p.m. after a tanker truck hauling propane had overturned. County Disaster