NEWS

09/25/2020 - 10:09am
A Beaverhead County High School student tested positive for COVID-19, school officials announced Friday. The student's last contact with district staff and students was Sept. 18; the student has not been at the school since that time, Superintendent...

SPORTS

Getting sideways

Montana Western star Brody Smith gets turned on his short go bareback, but got straightened out enough to split first and second in the event. Smith also scored a third in team roping to claim the All Around cowboy buckle. J.P. Plutt photo

09/23/2020 - 12:00am
Just into the second rodeo of the season, UMW coach Cody Lahaye missed on the sometimes guess work of picking the right team member to be on the scoring team. A coach picks five for the men’s team and four for the women’s team, while the rest of the...

Opinions

09/23/2020 - 12:00am
The Montana Chamber is dedicated to ensuring the opportunity for business growth and prosperity by improving Montana’s business climate, talent pipeline, and entrepreneurship through workforce development. The Montana Chamber has carefully...

OBITUARIES

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09/23/2020 - 12:00am
Barbara Cottom passed away suddenly at the age of 79 on Sept. 20, 2020. Barbara Jean Morris Cottom was born Aug. 29, 1941 in a boxcar in Twin Bridges, Montana, to Myron and Nora (Sullender) Morris. She attended school in Twin Bridges, graduating...