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01/19/2018 - 8:16am
REMINDERS Kids program signup by Fri. The deadline is today, Friday, Jan. 19, to sign up for the Southwestern Montana Family YMCA Adventures in Afterschool Program’s next installment—Shape Up!, which will offer boys and girls in grades K–5 the chance to engage in kid-friendly workouts 4–5:30 p.m. Jan. 22–26. To sign up, stop by the Y at 75 Swenson Way in Dillon. Registration costs $25. For more...
Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:48am
REMINDER Schools, gov offices closed Mon. Parkview Elementary, Dillon Middle School and Beaverhead County High School, along with offices for the City of Dillon and Beaverhead County will be closed Monday, Jan. 15, to honor the federal holiday for Martin Luther King Day, as will the Big Hole
Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:24pm
ALERT Avalanche updates Avalanche danger remains high in the backcountry of Beaverhead County and much of Montana. For more information on snow conditions and avalanche danger in the area, go to,, and and/or
Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:15pm
Former Dillon City Court Judge Crystal Thompson was charged with felonies in the Fifth Judicial Court this week. For the full story, see the print edition of this week's Dillon Tribune.
Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:55am
Those looking for a relatively simple way to get involved in the hiring of the next superintendent for Dillon Elementary School District #10 still have time to so by filling out a survey SD #10 has put up on its website. “The information generated from this survey will be used to develop a profile
Wed, 01/10/2018 - 4:28am
Ava Klaire Bailey showed up a little earlier than expected last week, but just in time to get across the start line as the first baby born at Barrett Hospital in Dillon in 2018. For the full article, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
Wed, 01/10/2018 - 4:20am
The Dillon City Council got its fill of filling vacancies during its meeting last week. Convening for the first time in 2018, the council voted to fill one of its open seats and selected a new president, as well as made appointments to a number of other positions in city government. For the full
Wed, 01/10/2018 - 4:15am
At its first meeting of the new year, the Dillon City Council gained a new member. For the full article, see this week's print edition of the Dillon Tribune.
Sun, 01/07/2018 - 10:39pm
WEATHER FORECAST Monday: Temperatures could reach a high of 40 degrees in the afternoon but hover in the 30s the rest of the day with little chance of precipitation and SSW winds of around 8 mph with occasional gusts around double that. Monday Night: About a 15 percent chance of precipitation in