Brett Maxwell is the 2019 Fair Person of the Year. 

Photo by Miriam Campan

04/20/2019 - 5:00am
      The Fergus County Fair Board made its official announcement that Brett Maxwell, rancher, husband, father and community activist, is  the 2019 Fair Person of the year. As the fair person of the year, Maxwell and his guest will receive lifetime...


04/20/2019 - 12:00am
(may be subject to change) April 21-28 Closed Easter Sunday OPEN GYMS: Mon. 9-12, 1:15-3:15, 6:45-8:50 Tues. 1:15-3:15 Wed. 11-12, 3:30-5, 6:30-8:50 Thurs. 11-12, 1:15-3:15 Fri. 9-12, 1-3:15 Sat. 8:15-2:30 Noon Rec: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.,...


Books for Bikes winners at Winifred School were (center) Carson Wherley and (not shown) Jen Ewen. Also shown are Paul Maberry and Bob Jenni.

04/20/2019 - 12:00am
Friendship Lodge #37 recently had its annual Books for Bikes drawing at local schools. Masons feel reading is very important in schools. So to help the schools with “I Love to Read” month in February, they use March as another incentive to read with...


Doreen Heintz

Sports Editor

sports@ lewistownnews .com

04/20/2019 - 12:00am
My Turn In December, 2015, my son Mike was diagnosed with Alport Syndrome. By the end of January, 2016, Mike was on dialysis because of kidney failure. Later that year, we went to the Providence Sacred Heart Kidney Transplant Center in Spokane,...


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