Monthly archive

June, 2017

  • Richard “Rick” Caizza, 69, of Darby, went peacefully to join the Lord on June 21. Rick was surrounded by his loving family in his home. He passed on doing the one thing he never missed, watching his Seattle Mariners, who went on to win 7 – 5. Rick was born December 31, 1947, to Philip and Isabelle Caizza, in Hamilton. He was raised in Darby by his...
  • WEATHER FORECAST Monday: Partly cloudy skies and high temperatures rising into the mid-80s in late afternoon, with south winds 10–15 mph and chances of precipitation around 15 percent throughout the afternoon and evening. Monday night: Winds easing below 10 mph after midnight and temperatures dropping to the mid-50s by dawn. Tuesday: About a 40...
  • The Dillon Cubs honored the memory of their legendary former manager Gail Whitworth in a pregame ceremony and then applied some of his lessons in earning a doubleheader sweep over the Anaconda A’s at Cubs Can-Am Field in Dillon on Saturday. For a full recap of the Cubs wins over the A’s, their other games this past week and the Gail Whitworth...
  • WEEKEND WEATHER Friday: Zero chance of precipitation under sunny skies, with temperatures rising to about 70 degrees in late afternoon and winds of around 10 mph. Friday Night: Temperatures dropping to about 43 near dawn, with NNE winds driving wind chill factor to just above freezing. Little to no chance of precipitation. Saturday: Mostly sunny...
  • Lucille L Nellis passed away in Dillon on June 20, at the age of 102. Lucille is survived by seven of her eight children, who live throughout the western US.
  • Joe Carroll, sharp and alert at age 94, received a prestigious award from the French government last week for his heroics during World War II. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • He never played a game for the Dillon Cubs. But Gail Whitworth still stands as one of the eternal MVPs of the team for all he did in helping establish the program and in guiding the Cubs into American Legion baseball prominence. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • The winning fish may not have been as big as last year’s, but the smiles were just as large and plentiful at the 2017 Kids Fish Day on Saturday at the Kid’s Fishing Pond on Swenson Way in Dillon. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
  • Only one person besides incumbents signed up for spots on the ballot for Dillon’s municipal election this year by Monday’s deadline, according to documents obtained Tuesday from the Beaverhead County Election Office. But one of those incumbents signed up to run against another of them for the top spot in Dillon government, and one city council...
  • DEADLINE Ballot signup deadline Mon. Today, Monday, June 19 will be the last day to sign up for a spot on the ballot in area municipal elections this year, when the positions of mayor in Dillon and Lima, as well as a number of city council seats and the Dillon city court judge position will go up before voters. Those who want to run for office...