• strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/dillon/www/www/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 879.
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  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_submit() should be compatible with views_handler::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/dillon/www/www/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter.inc on line 589.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter_boolean_operator::value_validate() should be compatible with views_handler_filter::value_validate($form, &$form_state) in /home/dillon/www/www/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_boolean_operator.inc on line 149.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_validate() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_validate(&$form, &$form_state) in /home/dillon/www/www/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_row.inc on line 135.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_submit() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_submit(&$form, &$form_state) in /home/dillon/www/www/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_row.inc on line 135.

Monthly archive

January, 2017

  • Sheila Larche passed away January 11, at her home in Phoenix AZ, after a brief bout with cancer. She was born to Theodore and Irma Haugo in Scobey, Montana, on October 29, 1957, and moved to Dillon in 1969. She lived her childhood in Dillon and graduated from Beaverhead County High School. She moved from Dillon in 1980 and met her husband, David...
  • CEO Todd Rouse of the Southwest Montana Family YMCA recently announced that he and the board of directors are on the verge of moving forward with the addition of Phase II, a construction project that would add a gymnasium and other amenities to the existing structure. With $2 million in pledges already raised for the project, the fundraising...
  • Garth L. Haugland, beloved husband, father, brother, friend and community leader and volunteer, passed away on January 16, at age 81, in Dillon. A celebration of his life will be held Friday, January 27, at 3 p.m. at the BW Lodge Gymnasium, with a reception following at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 715 E. Bannack St. in Dillon. Garth was...
  • Russ Schwandt took over the empty Ward 2 seat at the Dillon City Council’s table on Wednesday evening after earning the five votes necessary to gain the appointment. The other two votes to fill the spot vacated in November by former City Councilperson Kevin Hodge went to Schwandt’s longtime colleague on the city’s Planning Board...

December, 2016

  • The Dillon City Council on Wednesday night deadlocked on the question of which of three candidates to seat in the vacant Ward 2 seat at its table. With just five of the seven current councilpersons present and five votes required to seat a new member, the Council stymied, with the top vote-getter, Ed Mooney, receiving four votes. Russ Schwandt...
  • Lois Jean Hendricks was born January 25, 1945, in Williston, ND, to O.D. and Blanche Hendricks. She passed away December 5, 2016, from a heart attack. She graduated from Williston High School in 1963. She married Willis (Willie) M. Nelson on December 28, 1968, and moved to St Regis. In 1973, she had a son, Todd Willis, who was stillborn. A couple...
  • Carolyn’s Sparrow Song The lone sparrow sits high in her tree Pondering of what song to sing Patiently waiting for the day to be Stretching out her tired wings And as the sun starts to rise She begins with a simple song With chirps of lows and highs Following how the day will go Her song reminds us of better days Memories old but not to be...
  • Donald Louis Freter, age 79, passed away on December 1, at the Renaissance Senior Care facility in Dillon, after battling with Renal Cell cancer for the last five years. Don was born October 30, 1937, in Tracy, Minnesota, to Roy C. and Muriel L. Freter, and spent his younger years there before moving to Billings, Montana. He graduated from...
  • The Montana Western men’s and women’s basketball teams registered a rare Frontier Conference road sweep of their Carroll College counterparts on Wednesday in Helena. The Bulldogs pulled off the victories over the nationally ranked and previously undefeated Saints teams in equally stunning, if decidedly different, fashions. UMW forward Kaye Bignell...