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NEWS

09/19/2018 - 12:00am
Activists have grown rich by suing the government and reaping billions of taxpayers’ dollars – and all in secret. The U.S. Department of Interior, however, has issued an order to curb this abuse of basic, democratic processes and to open backroom...

SPORTS

On the rise

Montana Western’s star linebacker Jason Ferris of Dillon attempts to block an extra point attempt during Western’s 24-21 win over Rocky at Vigilante Field on Saturday. Ferris earned Frontier Conference “Defensive Player of the Week” for his efforts in the victory. J.P. Plutt photo

09/19/2018 - 12:00am
Yeah, it’s early in the season, and a lot of football remains to be played. And you don’t want to try to glean too much from one game, or even three. No, Dawg fans, we don’t want to get ahead of ourselves. And...well, you know the rest. But the heck...

Opinions

09/19/2018 - 12:00am
Let other people know how you feel and what you think with a letter to the editor. Letters are subject to editing for libel and good taste, and should be limited to 400 words or less. Letters expressing appreciation for a specific, out-of-the-...

OBITUARIES

09/19/2018 - 12:00am
Mary Catherine Sweeney Watters was born March 21, 1919 in Seattle, Washington, in the Bain Apartments on Jackson Street, and passed away peacefully at her home in Spokane, Washington, surrounded by her loved ones on Sept. 12, 2018. Mary grew up on...