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Fallon Fire receives $10k from TransCanada

  TransCanada Keystone Pipeline recently gave a $10,000 check to the Fallon Rural Fire Department. 

The donated money will be used for building repairs and upgrades to the Fallon fire facility. Improvements to the building will include installing heating, adding siding and insulation and making repairs to existing garage doors, according to volunteer fireman Jack Runner. 
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Council to consider 6-month moratorium on building multi-unit housing

Some business owners say fear of ‘man camps’ is driving force behind moratorium

By Kay Braddock

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County residents comment on snowplow policy plan

 By Kay Braddock

 
 
If it’s not broke, don’t fix it. That appeared to be the message rural residents shared with county officials during a Monday evening meeting addressing a proposed snow removal policy change that would require county residents to pay for any future lane-plowing service.
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Red Ribbon Week is Oct. 23-29

From FCCLA
Terry Public Schools

  The community is invited to help celebrate Red Ribbon Week and take a visible stand towards a drug free community. Community members are invited to wear red on Wednesday, October 26 along with the students at Terry Public Schools. FCCLA is sponsoring a door decorating contest for all the classes at Terry Public Schools. Each first hour class is invited to decorate their door with an anti-drug or positive character slogan.

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Weather service offers winter safety reminders

From National Weather Service

  In recognition of Winter Weather Awareness Week the The National Weather Service (NWS) offices in Montana are offering winter reminders to help prepare for the upcoming season. 

You should take steps to prepare for winter storms before they strike instead of waiting until the storm arrives. Use the guidelines below to help you get started.
 
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Group asks, “Why not Terry?”

Committee of town officials and chamber members submit proposal for Cowboy Hall of Fame 

 By Kay Braddock

 
Terry is one of 10 communities under consideration of becoming the permanent host for the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center. 
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School activities raise drug-free awareness

        Terry School students are taking part in the 6th annual Red Ribbon Month celebration, honoring a drug-free lifestyle. This year’s theme, “A Drug Free Life Rocks,” is being presented through workbooks and dress-themed days throughout the month of October for students in grades first through sixth. 

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Local couple involved in serious car accident

By Kay Braddock

        A local couple traveling in Neb., last week were involved in a serious car collision, resulting in the man’s death. Irvin and Marilyn Haidle, of Fallon, were initially transported to Jennie Melham Memorial Medical Center and then taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, Neb., after their vehicle collided with a flatbed pickup outside of Callaway, Neb. The accident occurred shortly before 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28.

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Tips offered for opening weekend

From Bureau of Land Management

  The BLM Miles City Field Office would like to remind antelope hunters headed to the field this opening weekend to respect landowners, wildlife and other recreationists and to be mindful of travel and camping restrictions on BLM-administered lands.

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Supporters outnumber detractors at Tuesday’s pipeline meeting in Glendive

By Eric Killelea
Yellowstone Newspapers

  Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline outnumbered critics during a public meeting on the $7 billion project that would run crude oil from the Alberta tar sands down to refineries in the Gulf Coast.

On Tuesday, Dawson Community College was packed with 500 people, 117 of whom testified to officials from the U.S. Department of State.
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