Monthly archive

November, 2017

  • WEATHER Friday: Temperatures will rise steadily from just below freezing at dawn to a high of around 34 degrees in the early afternoon, when there will be around a 20 percent chance of precipitation and winds will shift to from the west and increase in force to around 15 mph, with gusts around double that velocity. Temperatures will decrease into...
  • The Montana Western men's and women's basketball teams picked up the pace late to win tough games last week. For the full stories, see the print edition of this week's Dillon Tribune.
  • Montana Western football honored its seniors with a pregame ceremony, its core ideals with a hard-working, never-say-die performance and its fans with a terrifically entertaining game against Rocky Mountain College at Vigilante Field on Saturday. For a full recap of the game, see the print edition of this week's Dillon Tribune.
  • The Dillon Elementary School District #10 Board of Trustees last week found out it would need to look for a new superintendent and endorsed a quintet of resolutions from a state group. About halfway through the approximately hour-long meeting last Tuesday, SD #10 Superintendent Dr. Glen Johnson announced this week that he would be leaving his post...
  • WEATHER Monday: Mostly sunny, with temperatures rising from around freezing at dawn into the mid-50s in the afternoon, when there will be a 15 percent chance of precipitation and winds from the south will pick up to over 10 mph and gusts could reach 25 mph. Monday Night: Chance of precipitation will rise to around 25 percent after midnight, when...
  • Montana Western and Rocky Mountain College staged a Game of the Season to close out their seasons on Saturday in Dillon, where the Bears overcame the Bulldogs in overtime, 48-42. For a full recap of the game, see Wednesday's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • Claudene passed away Tuesday, November 7, surrounded by the love of her family. Claudene was born February 17, 1942, in Butte, to Claude and Hazel (Sis) Dodgson. She was raised in Melrose, where she attended grade school. She graduated from Beaverhead County High School in 1960. In 1962, Claudene moved to California, where she met Manuel Berberia...
  • In a contest featuring end-to-end athleticism and numerous highlights, the Montana Western men's basketball team outdistanced the College of Idaho, 91-82, on Friday night in Straugh Gymnasium. For a full recap of the game, see next week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • WEATHER Friday Temperatures will climb from near freezing at dawn into a high in the mid-40s around noon, and then fall back to freezing by dusk, with about a 20 percent chance of precipitation throughout the day and SSW winds of approximately 7 mph. Friday Night: The chance of snow will peak at 40 percent around 9 p.m. then drop to around 20...
  • The Dillon City Council last week sent a message to business owners contemplating installing Electronic Message Center (EMC) signs, while also given the final endorsement to a number of other changes to the city’s zoning regarding signs.