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11/25/2014 - 3:47pm
  The Dillon Beaver football program doesn’t spend a lot of time dwelling on past glories. They are too busy adding new chapters to their championship legacy.  Saturday at Butte’s Alumni Coliseum on Bob Green Field, this year’s version of Beaver football posted a glorious victory, rallying from behind late in the fourth quarter with 15 points in less that two minutes...
Tue, 11/25/2014 - 3:43pm
  Ed McDaniel started making sculptures 12 years ago at the age of 48, carving clay that would be used to create a wax mold and ultimately a bronze casting. His work primarily focused on creating traditional busts, and he did some smaller pieces as well. When he experienced a serious health
Tue, 11/25/2014 - 3:42pm
  The annual Festival of Trees opens with the Friday night Kids Night and features photos with Santa, cookies, candy and a talking tree.  In the photo above, three buddies check out the elaborately decorated trees that would be auctioned off Saturday night.   The main focus of the
Tue, 11/25/2014 - 3:40pm
  The Dillon community donated $11,327 to the Southwest Montana Family YMCA through the Great Harvest Bake Day program last week.  Great Harvest donates all the proceeds from three days of sales to a deserving group each time it holds a Bake Day.  This year, the program has
Wed, 11/19/2014 - 11:32am
  A group of outdoor enthusiasts got together outside on a frigid cold morning last weekend to honor a warm gesture by some area landowners. The Beaverhead Trails Coalition (BTC) convened the gathering of 12 people just off Ten Mile Road for about 15 minutes Saturday morning in temperatures
Wed, 11/19/2014 - 11:30am
  Beaverhead County Sheriff Jay Hansen requested a recount of the ballots for his race in the recent general election.  On election night, Hansen trailed challenger Frank Kluesner by 14 votes.  After the 53 provisional ballots were tabulated  the margin grew to 18 votes, still
Tue, 11/18/2014 - 1:30pm
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Wed, 11/12/2014 - 12:54pm
  The general election on the local scene may or may not be over. A contested race between incumbent Beaverhead County Sheriff Jay Hansen, a Republican, and challenger Frank Kluesner, an independent, extended to Monday and the count of the provisional ballots. Following the count on Tuesday,
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 12:47pm
  Ashly Cottom and her husband Trent enjoyed their college years at the University of Montana in Missoula. The couple regularly dined at Pita Pit and when they spent three weeks in January at the neonatal intensive care unit watching over their young son, they began calling Pita Pit for
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 12:36pm
  Locals looking to perk up their pooches for an upcoming social event or after a long, hard weekend of running through the mud have a new pet grooming option. Perfect Paw Spa, 947 N. Montana in Dillon, offers a human salon-worth of services to canines, including nail care, hair cutting,