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09/23/2017 - 5:16am
WEATHER FORECAST Saturday: Unseasonably chilly temperatures will continue, with lows near freezing at dawning peaking in just the mid-40s in late afternoon. though with the chance of precipitation near zero all day, the rain should subside. Early morning winds of around 3 mph will shift to from the northeast in the afternoon but remain light. Saturday Night: Little chance of precipitation, with...
Thu, 09/21/2017 - 4:37am
Ward 4 representative Mandy Maass announced Wednesday she would be resigning from her Dillon City Council seat because her husband had accepted a job in another area and the family would be moving from town in November. Her resignation will be complicated by the fact that Maass is the only person
Thu, 09/21/2017 - 4:23am
Faced with a series of accusations made against him last week by Mayor Mike Klakken, City Council President Tom Straugh insisted a few days later he’d done nothing wrong. “You have made a claim that I have engaged in ‘clandestine’ conduct in this matter,” wrote Straugh in a Sept. 14 letter to
Mon, 09/18/2017 - 1:01am
WEATHER Monday: Slight chance of precipitation near dawn, increasing throughout the day to around 50 percent by late afternoon, when temperatures will peak in the mid-50s and SW winds throughout the day could rise above 10 mph. Monday Night: GARDENER AND FARMER ALERT! SW winds of about 10 mph could
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 8:09am
WEATHER Friday: GARDENER AND FARMER ALERT! With temperatures in the 30s and north winds of around 15 during the day, the wind chill factor could drop well below freezing and rain could turn to snow, with chances of precipitation high throughout the day, rising to near 100 percent in the morning and
Wed, 09/13/2017 - 6:03am
A process worked out between Dillon Mayor Mike Klakken and the Dillon City Council at a public meeting last week on a succession plan for the city court judge position has been thrown out by Klakken. For the full article, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
Wed, 09/13/2017 - 5:51am
The passing last week of the final chance for candidates to sign up fueled certainty and uncertainty for this fall’s area municipal elections. For the full story, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
Mon, 09/11/2017 - 3:36am
DEADLINE Interim city judge apps due Fri. Anyone wishing to fill the position of Dillon city court judge until voters select a new judge in November needs to submit an application by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, to City Hall, 125 N. Idaho St. in downtown Dillon. For more information, call 683-4245.
Mon, 09/11/2017 - 1:25am
No one offered oral testimony at the Aug. 16 public hearing on the City of Dillon’s preliminary budget for 2017–18. Except George Warner. But the former Dillon mayor gave those in attendance plenty to think about as the city budget heads down the stretch toward enactment. “I have five issues to