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01/21/2015 - 12:45pm
  Having determined that the Clark Canyon Reservoir ice has grown thick enough to safely support the contestants, organizers decided to go forward with Saturday’s 31st Annual Stan Shafer Ice Fishing Derby, proceeds from which will go to support Beaverhead Search & Rescue. “We’re definitely going to have it,” said Tommy Goins, who was elected commander of...
Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:42pm
          This is not a drill.   On Thursday morning, Beaverhead County High School received a bomb threat for the second time in four months and the third time in the past two school years.  While the previous threats proved to be hoaxes, the school immediately
Wed, 01/14/2015 - 3:55pm
  Beaverhead County High School Superintendent Fred Chouinard submitted his official notification of retirement effective June 30 of this year, at Monday’s meeting of the BCHS Board of Trustees.  Trustee Chairman Gary Love “regretfully accepted” the notification.
Wed, 01/14/2015 - 2:08pm
  The City of Dillon has set up a kids ice skating rink at the Children’s Park on East Center Street across from Vigilante Park.  The rink is 43 feet by 72 feet in size. “We’ve been talking about it for the last several years,” said City of Dillon Director of
Wed, 01/14/2015 - 2:07pm
  Unseasonable and unpredictable weather over the past few weeks has led to ice forming, melting and refreezing—and made walking and driving around Dillon sporadically treacherous. But at least now you have the chance to make some money off it. Tickets for the annual Rotary Club Ice Melt