TOP HEADLINES

  • Fergus County Sheriff Troy Eades stand by the entrance to the jail Thursday afternoon.
    Photo by Charlie Denison

    06/24/2017 - 5:00am
  • Katie d’Autremont, right, drives Teresa Majerus to a radiation appointment in Great Falls recently. Katie is one of 13 friends of family members who have taken Teresa to her appointment, and there are more signed up.

    Photo courtesy of Teresa Majerus

    06/24/2017 - 5:00am
  • Cade Briggs waits for his dad Shawn to put a new worm on his line while mom Felecia watches daughter Calbria’s bobber Saturday at the annual Kids’ Fishing Day.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    06/21/2017 - 5:00am
  • A map prepared for the Governor’s Drought and Water Supply Advisory Committee shows precipitation for May was only 79 percent of normal.

    Map courtesy of Lucas Zukiewicz, USDA

     

    06/21/2017 - 5:00am
  • Kathie Bailey stands near the entrance of the Broadway Apartments building, just one of the Central Montana properties Snowy Mountain Development Corporation’s brownfield programs have benefitted.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    06/21/2017 - 5:00am
  • Abbie Franks, a member of the Recharge Our Community Youth Engagement Group, spends a windy moment with a group of Lewistown Boys and Girls Club kids at the site of the proposed Creekside Marketplace and Pavilion Tuesday morning.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    06/17/2017 - 5:00am
  • Johnny Maier stands by the Lewistown City office Friday morning. Maier, a Lewistown native, is running for City Commissioner-Ward 3. The deadline to file is Monday.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    06/17/2017 - 5:00am
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    Mosaic Architecture of Helena provided this rendering of Lewistown’s future brewery in the WestFeeds building on East Main Street. Building co-owner Jeff Southworth said he hopes to host a grand opening July 4, 2018.

    Photo courtesy of Jeff Southworth

    06/17/2017 - 5:00am
  • Firefighters hose down smoking mounds of sawdust off Joyland Road Monday afternoon.
    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    06/14/2017 - 5:00am
  • Craig Buehler, Lewistown attorney and Montana Legal Services Association board member, looks over MLSA materials in his office Monday afternoon.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    06/14/2017 - 5:00am
  • Savanna Johnston, center, holds her son, Jaxon, and niece, Emma Potts. Jax is struggling with a series of debilitating medical ailments, but he still manages to smile.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

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    Jax smiles and laughs at home on Roundhouse Road Monday afternoon.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    06/14/2017 - 5:00am
  • One of Ed Thornton’s horses cools down in the irrigation ditch drainage by his house on Sawyer Trail.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    06/10/2017 - 5:00am
  • Randall Gibb, Billings Clinic CEO, laughs with Dave Phillips, the Central Montana Medical Center Governing Board Chair, after the two sign an agreement affiliating CMMC with the clinic.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    06/10/2017 - 5:00am
  • Chief Nursing Officer Delilah Duffy displays treatments patient may need at home in her office at Central Montana Medical Center.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    06/10/2017 - 5:00am
  • Wastewater operators Michael Howell, left, and Joe Toller, right, stand in front of the Sewer Department’s new truck at the Lewistown Wastewater Treatment Plant Monday morning.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    06/07/2017 - 5:00am

News

06/24/2017 - 5:00am
Fergus County commissioners hear request to abandon three roads   The Board of Fergus County Commissioners will hold a regular business meeting on Monday, June 26 at 2 p.m. in the commmissioners’ office on the second floor of the courthouse.  Items...

Sports

Redbird Andrew Lalum receives the MVP award at this year’s Harold Gjerde Memorial Tournament.
Photo by Doreen Heintz

06/21/2017 - 5:00am
Redbird shortstop and pitcher Andrew Lalum had a fantastic tournament over the weekend. Andrew’s bat has been sizzling since he was moved up into the second spot in the Redbirds’ batting order. In his 15 official bats in five games during the Harold...

Community

Kasper Wichman, shown with sister Jayda Wichman, is enjoying life in Winifred, but plans to move to Seattle or Denver for college. Following school, he hopes to start a career as a psychologist.

Photo by Charlie Denison

06/24/2017 - 5:00am
    In the summertime, people of Winifred can expect to find Kasper Wichman out for a drive around town, exploring the place he’s grown to love and will always fondly call “home.” But Kasper doesn’t always see himself staying here in Winifred, no...

Opinion

06/24/2017 - 5:00am
I was visiting with a customer the other day about stamps. We were looking at the recent Kennedy stamps, and they asked me if all the U.S. Presidents have been featured on postage stamps. I did not have a ready answer, so I told them I would...

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