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04/01/2015 - 3:41pm
  The Dillon City Council convenes tonight for its eighth meeting in the past six weeks to consider whether to add a seventh member to its still depleted ranks. The council will vote on whether to appoint Seamus Manley to one of its two vacant Ward 1 seats. A Polson native, Manley came to Dillon in 2008 to attend the University of Montana Western, where he went on to earn degrees in history...
Wed, 04/01/2015 - 11:59am
  High winds Saturday caused two accidents on Interstate 15 north of Dillon and slowed traffic to a near standstill for almost two hours. The Dillon Volunteer Fire Department responded to the first accident and upon arriving on the scene witnessed the second accident. According to DVFD Chief
Wed, 04/01/2015 - 11:53am
  Christopher Lee Stiles, 29, of Butte admitted his guilt in the August 2014 murder of Mark Robert Mullen during a change of plea hearing in the court of Fifth Judicial District Judge Loren Tucker at Beaverhead County Courthouse last Tuesday. In addition to the felony charge of deliberate
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 11:35am
  Dillon Middle School eighth grader T’iel Lochridge used the experience of her third straight Treasure State Spelling Bee to cruise through the competition and claim the championship. Lochridge’s effort earned her, among other things, a trip to Washington, D.C., and a berth in the
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 11:33am
  The City of Dillon will continue accepting applications for its two vacant Ward 1 Dillon City Council seats through the end of this week. Any Ward 1 resident who is at least 18 years old and a citizen of the State of Montana may apply by mailing or dropping off a brief letter of interest and
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 11:28am
  The White Hat Coalition recently looked long and hard into a group of worthy nominees who performed great acts last year and selected Yuvanne Turney as its Doer of Good Deeds award recipient for 2014.  Turney was recognized for her many acts of kindness and grace, including her
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 11:23am
  Local middle schoolers joined over 600 fellow students from across the state in Missoula last week and returned home with multiple awards for their entries in the 60th Annual Montana Science Fair. Dillon Middle School eighth grader Joey Egan earned a gold award for “3...2...1...