News

Article Image Alt Text

Annie Davis (left), acute care/OB manager at CMMC and Registered Nurse Marsha Zibell check patient records Thursday morning. Davis serves on the hospital’s Incident Command team, which has created a plan in case the facility sees a surge in COVID-19 patients.
Photo by Deb Hill

10/24/2020 - 5:00am
This week saw the number of COVID-19 cases spiking to the highest level yet, with over 900 new cases a day reported across the state, just as winter weather settles in. Add the traditional flu season on top of that, and medical professionals around...

Sports

Sidney beats Fergus for last playoff spot

The Golden Eagles run out on the field before the game against Miles City earlier this season. Photos by Matthew Strissel

10/24/2020 - 12:00am
The Sidney Eagles clinched the fourth and final playoff spot for the Eastern A conference on Tuesday night by defeating the Fergus Golden Eagles, 39-13. Fergus falls to 2-4 on the season. The Golden Eagles have had a rough season, battling COVID and...

Community

Ann L. Heil Carter
10/24/2020 - 12:00am
Ann Lucille Carter (Anna Heil), lifelong resident of Central Montana, passed away peacefully at the Central Montana Medical Center in the early hours of Oct. 6, 2020. She was 95 years old. When Ann was a young girl she was known as Anna, then Annie...

Opinion

Traveling during COVID
10/24/2020 - 12:00am
With a price tag of $145 round trip from Billings Logan to LaGuardia New York, I could not pass up the opportunity to fly back to my long-ago home. I clicked the “book this flight” button in mid-April when it felt like the world was shutting down....

Poll

Do you think Montana is ready to move on to the next phase of the governor's re-opening plan?