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08/26/2015 - 10:55am
This meandering family of ducks waddled across the Stockman Bank property, out across North Montana Street bringing traffic to a halt, through the Big Town Pump property and across Highway 91 North.  At the same slow, deliberate pace, the ducks disappeared into the vegetation on a westward path. J.P. Plutt photo
Wed, 08/26/2015 - 10:11am
The Bear Lake Fire near Wise River had blazed across 1,910 acres as of Tuesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Forest Service. A lightning strike last Thursday caused the wildland fire first detected last Friday. The Forest Service reports the fire was "0 percent contained" as of Tuesday
Wed, 08/26/2015 - 10:03am
The Beaverhead County High School Board of Trustees approved the district’s budget for the 2015-16 school year at its August meeting. The adopted budget of $6,345,762.31 requires $1,525,854.47 of property tax monies from taxpayers within the district.  The taxpayer burden increased by $