TOP HEADLINES

  • KFC Montana General Manager Brett Harris, left, and KFC/A&W Lewistown manager Vanessa Bucio stand by the checkout counter at Lewistown’s newest  restaurant Friday. Harris said KFC will be “chicken ready” Dec. 15.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    12/07/2016 - 5:00am
  • Tax Increment Financing District Board trustee Scot Solberg stands in front of a view of Lewistown’s Main Street, most of which is included in the TIF District.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    12/07/2016 - 5:00am
  • 911 Coordinator and Supervisor Dorothy Gremaux holds out a pager similar to the ones used by first responders to receive emergency alerts Monday afternoon in the Central Montana Dispatch Center.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    12/07/2016 - 5:00am
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    From left, former Central Baptist Church pastor Earl Evans, current Central Baptist Church pastor Frank Burns and News-Argus publisher Jacques Rutten prepare for red kettle season with the Salvation Army Thursday. Volunteers will be out ringing the bells starting Monday, Dec. 12.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    12/03/2016 - 5:00am
  • Photo courtesy of International Special Attractions

    12/03/2016 - 5:00am
  • A pair of reindeer pull Santa’s wagon in Montana Cowboy Poetry’s Bright Country Nights display last Friday. Donations from the drive-thru Christmas-lights tour went to the Fergus County Fairgrounds.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    12/03/2016 - 5:00am
  • Amy Patnode holds some examples of ammunition for the upcoming Holiday Food Wars between Lewistown banks. While non-perishable food items are encouraged, the Central Montana Community Cupboard is also hoping to receive toiletries this holiday season.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    11/26/2016 - 5:00am
  • Lewistown Police Officer Tom Tighe patrols the neighborhoods Friday night. There was a little activity early in the evening, but all in all it was a quiet night. Teague likes that about Lewistown.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    11/23/2016 - 5:00am
  • Fergus County Clerk and Recorder Rana Wichman holds up sheets of names submitted as write-ins for community council positions in this month’s election.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    11/23/2016 - 5:00am
  • FCCLA members and local volunteers load pies onto HCR’s ‘pie racks’ Monday night. From left to right, Mandy Eike, Becky Baszczuk, Tryg Aamold, Darla Kolar and Kylee Weeden.

    Photo by Jenny Gessaman

    11/23/2016 - 5:00am
  • Senator Ryan Osmundson shares his legislative goals at the News-Argus Tuesday.

    Photo by Jacques Rutten

    11/21/2016 - 9:59am
  • Judith Gap Energy Center Operations and Maintenance manager Michael Prater talks about how wind turbines work at the Judith Gap Energy Center office Thursday.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

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    Invenergy’s Judith Gap Energy Center has a total of 90 windmills operating. Using state-of-the-art equipment and technology, 12 full-time employees monitor and manage the site.

    Photo by Charlie Denison

    11/19/2016 - 5:00am
  • Dr. Ryan Smart
    11/19/2016 - 5:00am
  • Some nail-painting elves pose for the camera before dashing outside Chokecherry Lane for the 2015 Christmas Stroll parade last year.

    11/16/2016 - 5:00am
  • A 200-ton crane from Billings helps move a 60,000-pound tank by the Lewistown DMV Monday.  Photo courtesy of Guy Slaybaugh.

    A 200-ton crane from Billings helps move a 60,000-pound tank by the Lewistown DMV Monday.

    Photo courtesy of Guy Slaybaugh

    11/16/2016 - 5:00am

News

Angie Wright takes a moment to answer a question during her 15-minute teaching test in Chicago earlier this year.

Photo courtesy of Angie Wright

12/07/2016 - 5:00am
“In the last year, I have gone to Baltimore, to Chicago, and also to Montego Bay, Jamaica,” she said. Yes, Lewistown local Angie Wright has been making business trips. In fact, she’s been crossing state and country borders to grow in her...

Sports

Hanna Hayes (right) provides defensive pressure against Kaitlyn Anderson during the girls’ Blue-Gold scrimmage on Friday evening at the Fieldhouse.

12/07/2016 - 5:00am

Community

12/07/2016 - 5:00am
Gags and gusto with Christmas songs and Santa outfits mark New Odyssey’s special Christmas show – a Christmas show as you’ve never seen before and will forever remember, according to the Central Montana Community concert Association which is...

Opinion

Pictured are some of the thousands of snow geese that circled over Livingston Tuesday morning, Nov. 29.
Yellowstone Newspapers photo by Hunter D’Antuono

12/07/2016 - 5:00am
By DWIGHT HARRIMAN Every once in a while in our humdrum existence, a moment of wonder overtakes us. Such was the case early Tuesday morning as all over Livingston residents hustled to get to work or perform their daily errands. First we heard the...

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