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 By Patrick Burr    Sports    September 30, 2015 

Running Scotties Settle for Second in Fort Peck

A soft September breeze whistled through Fort Peck as young men and women, bedecked in myriad, wild-colored singled, lined up across the Kiwanis Park grass. They crouched low, awaiting the starting...

 By Patrick Burr    Sports    September 23, 2015

Running Scotties Rampage to Weekend Victories

For Chase Hughes, the weekend was normal - meets in Frazer on Sept. 17 and Sidney the following day afforded him a dyad of opportunities to better his PR and challenge his fellow Scotties to do the sa...

 By James Walling    News    September 2, 2015

Probing the Project: Part II

As promised, we've put the first of many questions from respected area residents about bison release and grasslands restoration efforts to the American Prairie Reserve. This week's questions come...

 By Patrick Burr    Sports    August 26, 2015

Versatile Athletes Brave Elements to Compete in Fort Peck Triathlon

It didn't feel like a mid-August Saturday morning at the Fort Peck Dredge Cuts last weekend – winds whipped upwards of 50 miles per hour, chilling the already-cold clime to its deepest bone. But the...

 News    August 19, 2015

Can-Am Laser Regatta Drinks Wind on Fort Peck Lake

Caleb Gilliam of Billings makes the most of conditions and his craft to gain speed during the Can-Am Fort Peck Lake Laser Regatta, held Aug. 15-17.... Full story

 Calendar    August 19, 2015

Calendar of Upcoming Events In Our Area

WEDNESDAY – AUG. 19 6-9 p.m. - State wildlife officials will host a public hearing in Malta at the Malta High School; S. 9th St. W., to discuss and take comments on a draft environmental impact statement for bison conservation and management in... Full story

 By Patrick Burr    Sports    August 19, 2015

Fort Peck Can-Am Regatta Outlasts Elements

The wind blew hard across the deep teal water of Fort Peck Marina on Saturday morning. Indeed, it tore with such force as to merit the lowering of a flag pole from the roof of a camper parked behind...

 Opinion    August 12, 2015

Letter To The Editor

Have You Seen ‘Tarzan?’ My children and I just spent a week in Glasgow to attend a family wedding and visit old friends. We enjoyed wonderful times on the lake and many memorable evening barbecues, some of the things that make Northeast Montana...

 By James Walling    Opinion    August 12, 2015

I Shot the Sheriff

My mother was in town for a visit this past weekend. Dozens of kindly area residents did what they could to help me entertain the materfamilias, for which I owe many thanks. Notable among these were Sheriff Glen Meier and Tanja Fransen of NWS...

 By Georgie Kulczyk    Sports    August 12, 2015

Fort Peck Sailing Club Hosts Sailing Event This Weekend

This weekend, sailors from Montana and Canada will converge on the Fort Peck Marina for big water, big fun and big sky. The 2015 Fort Peck Lake Sailing Regatta begins Friday, Aug. 14, with a racing...

 By Patrick Burr    Sports    August 12, 2015

Salmon, Salmon, and Salmon--Any Questions?

While Marc Kloker of MT Fish, Wildlife and Parks is hesitant to surf the unsteady crest of speculation concerning the future, he and barroom soothsayers alike agree that Northeast Montana is experiencing a fishing boom of unprecedented proportion....

 Calendar    August 12, 2015

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WEDNESDAY – AUG. 12 1-4 p.m. - MT Veteran Affairs service officers at Glasgow VA Clinic (NEW LOCATION). If applying for benefits, bring discharge paper work (DD214). Veteran service officers will visit nursing homes and assisted living centers by... Full story

 By James Walling    Opinion    July 22, 2015

Hinsdale Family a Brain Trust on Bison Release

Occasionally, as a reporter, you come across a cache of high quality information about a pressing subject of both local and broader significance. The immediate question is what to do with it. When it...

 By Patrick Burr    Sports    July 8, 2015

47th Annual Governor's Cup to Kick off Thursday

For one weekend each July, the fishing world stops to cast a line into the deep-teal bliss of Fort Peck Lake. On July 10-11, the Governor's Cup Walleye Tournament will reaffirm its indelible stamp on...

 By James Walling    News    July 1, 2015

Wandering Along Wall Street

It was a warm one at Kiwanis Park for the CHS barbeque June 27. Strolling into the gathering at the invitation of the Honrud family (Opheim), I made the acquaintance of Lyle Wall. Head of a fifth...

 By Tanja Fransen    News    July 1, 2015

Smoky Weather Explained

Smoky Air moved into Northeast Montana Monday Evening We’ve had a lot of calls about the smoke. Here are some updates on the source and movement of the air, and potential health concerns: The fire source region is in the boreal forest of northern...

 By Gwendolyne Honrud    News    July 1, 2015

3,800 Miles, 50 Days, 8 Bikes: All for Veterans

On June 28, eight weary bicyclists pedaled their way into Glasgow. The students, from St. Paul's School (SPS) in Concord, NH, are biking across the northern US and parts of Canada to raise money and...

 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    July 1, 2015

Fireworks, Rodeo and Baseball

The Fourth of July will soon be here. Do you remember how you used to celebrate this holiday? You may even remember when it wasn’t a three-day holiday. My thoughts turn to fireworks. Remember when fireworks were done on an island in Fort Peck Lake?...

 Calendar    July 1, 2015

Calendar of Upcoming Events In Our Area

WEDNESDAY – JULY 1 9:30 a.m. - Annual Northeast Montana Pulse Plot Tour at the Richland Fertilizer Plant in Richland. More info, call Shelley Mills, VC Extension at 228-6241, smills@montana.edu or Bobbie Roos, Daniels County Ext. at 487-2861 or... Full story

 News    June 24, 2015

Summer SAILstice

Pictured (L-R): Allison Sigmundstad, Elisa Sigmundstad, Hanna Whiteman, Ella Whiteman, Wade Whiteman, and Jason Sigmundstad. The Fort Peck Lake Sailing Club invites all those who enjoyed a taste of...

 Calendar    June 24, 2015

Calendar of Upcoming Events In Our Area

FRIDAY – JUNE 26 6:30 p.m. - The North Valley Condo Association will be holding June meetings on June 26 at the Town Hall in St. Marie. FRIDAY – SUNDAY JUNE 26-28 “One Man Two Guvnors” at Fort Peck Summer Theatre. Performance times are... Full story

 By Lih-An Yang    Sports    June 17, 2015

Fort Peck Lake Sailing Club to Participate in Global Sailing Event on June 20

As part of the 15th annual worldwide Summer Sailstice, on the weekend of June 20, the weekend closest to the summer solstice, the Fort Peck Lake Sailing Club will join sailors around the world to...

 Calendar    June 17, 2015

Calendar of Upcoming Events In Our Area

WEDNESDAY JUNE 17 Hunters interested in participating in "game-damage" hunts on private land or possible management seasons this year can register online beginning Monday, June 15, with MFWP. Prospective hunters must register online by July 15 at... Full story

 By James Walling    Sports    June 10, 2015

Wall-Eyed: Idle Chatter and Received Wisdom on Area Fishing

The secrets of local fishing here in Valley County are a mystery to me. Thankfully, local sportsman Gene Moore from Lakeridge Motel and Tackle and Marc Kloker from the FWP have teamed-up to provide me with a balanced (if occasionally oppositional)...

 By Marc Kloker    Sports    June 10, 2015

FWP 'Kids to Fish' Program Allows Youths to Borrow Gear & Tackle for Free

A popular Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 6 program that allows children and their families to check out free fishing rods and tackle is in full swing again this year. Just in time for...


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