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  • Frank Gremaux, Beth Putnam
    04/29/2017 - 5:00am
  • A father and daughter enjoy a day fishing the Missouri River in the Monument. Due to an Executive Order by President Trump, the Missouri River Breaks National Monument, along with more than 20 others, is now under review.
    News-Argus File Photo
     

    04/29/2017 - 5:00am
  • Jed Eberly stands next to his lab’s HPLC, or high pressure liquid chromatograph, Friday morning. When his lab is complete, Eberly will be able to use the machine to separate and identify different parts of mixtures.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    04/29/2017 - 5:00am
  • Fergus High School senior Jonathan Chen was one of 10 students in Montana chosen as a 2017 Academic All-Star by the Great Falls Tribune.  

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    04/26/2017 - 5:00am
  • Taylre Sweeney, left, is taking on the position of Young People in Recovery Chapter Leader, taking the place of her mother, Laurie, right, who has accepted the position of YPR Regional Chapter Coordinator.
    Photo by Charlie Denison

    04/26/2017 - 5:00am
  • CMMC Chief Nursing Officer Delilah Duffy displays some of the treatments hospital staff may teach caregivers to administer before discharging a patient.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    04/26/2017 - 5:00am
  • Guy Kuhnhausen, Wess Kuhnhausen, Shaun Kuhnhausen
    04/22/2017 - 5:00am
  • Mark Wicks, Libertarian candidate for Zinke’s vacated House seat, smiles before heading to his campaign stop in Lewistown Tuesday evening.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    04/22/2017 - 5:00am
  • Renee Stephens, left, and her husband Jason stand with two of the skateboards that will be raffled off during the month of May as part of the Make It Happen Montana fundraising drive for Big Spring Skatepark.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    04/19/2017 - 5:00am
  • George Trask and his wife Dorothy stand behind his C.M. Russell Heritage Award mementos Friday morning at the Eagles Manor in Lewistown. The statue, a bronze by Greg Kelsey titled “Get ‘Er All Down,” depicts Russell trying to get down the character of the West before the culture changed.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    04/19/2017 - 5:00am
  • Emergency services were called out to a plane crash Wednesday around 5 p.m., only to find out the plane had been there since Monday.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    04/15/2017 - 5:00am
  • A City worker dumps filler materials on 7th Avenue in preparation for new curb and gutter Friday. The morning’s rain delayed removal of current curb and gutter, but Lewistown Superintendent of Operations Matt Birdwell said it was just another example of weather-dependent roadwork.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    04/15/2017 - 5:00am
  • Fergus County Clerk and Recorder Rana Wichman holds up copies of the already-printed Special Election ballot Monday. If an appeal to the Ninth Circuit Court is upheld, Wichman will have to reprint ballots to include additional candidates’ names, just one of several issues complicating the May 25 election.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

     

    04/13/2017 - 1:00pm
  • Don Knox, son of World War I veteran Paul Knox, stands by a tribute to World War I soldiers in the Lewistown City Cemetery. Don also served in the military and considers his father an inspiration.
    Photo by Charlie Denison

    04/12/2017 - 5:00am
  • The Ouellette Place Apartments’ main building is one example of how Lewistown has used Montana’s CDBG Program, according to City Manager Holly Phelps, pictured here in front of the main office Monday afternoon.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    04/12/2017 - 5:00am

News

04/29/2017 - 5:00am
Recently, while attending an Art Business Workshop in Santa Fe, New Mexico, I needed a ride to the Albuquerque airport. As with most Uber or cabdrivers, friendly chitchat ensues. Whenever I tell a random stranger that I live in Montana, I get...

Sports

Gracia Butcher prepares to swing at a pitch against the Lady Panthers in Belgrade on Tuesday. The Golden Eagles fell to the undefeated Lady Panthers, 6-0, for their first conference loss of the season.
Photo courtesy of Dan Chesnet/Belgrade News

04/29/2017 - 5:00am
The Golden Eagle softball team found out the Belgrade team was as good as its record indicated when the two Central A teams battled for first place on Tuesday. The game was played in Belgrade and the Lady Panthers came away with a 6-0 win. “...

Community

Hobson school third-graders display their school projects for seniors. (Front, from left) Devon Knerr, Ashton Nachtigal, Timmy Ridgeway and Cooper Wichman; (back row) Ciel Gayle, Savannah Brotteem, Elynn Aminkeng, Lauren Deegan, Jashua Nachtigal and Ali Erickson.

Photo courtesy of Irene Welch

04/29/2017 - 5:00am
Mrs. Estell’s third-grade class of Hobson School brought three of their recent projects to the Hobson Senior Center during lunch hour to show off their work. They all made poppy posters in honor of Memorial Day. These posters will be displayed at...

Opinion

04/29/2017 - 5:00am
Are you accidentally spreading invasive pests and diseases throughout Montana or around the country? As Montana begins the fight against further spread of invasive mussels in our waterways, it’s important to remember that mussels are just one of a...

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