12/11/2019 - 12:00am
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock appointed Beaverhead County Commissioner Mike McGinley to the State 4 Workforce Innovation Board.


Western grad back at NFR

Head games

UMW alum Bridger Chambers twists down a steer en route to a 3.8 second run in the first round of the National Finals Rodeo at Las Vegas. Chambers tied for second in the round. The 10-round event concludes Saturday. Jackie Jensen photo

12/11/2019 - 12:00am
A year ago, Bridger Chambers rose to second in the world steer wrestling standings with $216,762 in earnings at the conclusion of the National Finals Rodeo. This year, he is back in Las Vegas and competing strong through the first five of 10 rounds...


12/04/2019 - 12:00am
In early November, French president Emmanuel Macron complained that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is experiencing “brain death” as its member states go their own ways, with “no coordination whatsoever of strategic decision-making.”...


12/11/2019 - 12:00am
Death Notice Dakota Martin Heard, 24, of Dillon, Montana, died in an accident Dec. 7, 2019. He was born in Dillon, Montana, on July 1, 1995. Arrangements are pending at Brundage Funeral Home in Dillon.