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02/18/2017 - 5:00am
By MICHAIL SIEBERT UM Community News Service University of Montana  School of Journalism   A bill that would have abolished the death penalty in Montana was narrowly voted down in committee last week on a 9-10 vote.  House Bill 366, sponsored by Rep...

Sports

DGS guard Rhet Woodhall goes to the hole during the Bearcats' decisive victory against Roy-Winifred Thursday afternoon.
Photo by Jackie Jensen

02/18/2017 - 5:00am
On opening night of the District 8-C Basketball tournament Thursday at the Fergus High School Fieldhouse, the better teams showed up to play, jumping to commanding leads early and not letting up. Kicking off the action for boy’s basketball, the Belt...

Community

02/18/2017 - 5:00am
From Jenny Casman, social recreation director: Hello once again from the Social Rec. room. We’ve been rearranging the room so that I can set up stations with the games for the kids. The gamer of the month awards went to Emmett Netburn and Talia...

Opinion

02/18/2017 - 5:00am
The West If you can’t find the words to describe exactly where you are, how will you ever know you’re where you want to be? That’s the kind of question that British nature writer Robert Macfarlane asks in his books “Landmarks, The Wild Places and...

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