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Weather spotter course offered May 12

 The National Weather Service in Glasgow, in conjunction with Prairie County Department of Emergency Service will be hosting a free Skywarn weather spotter training course on May 12  from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  

The training will be held at the Prairie County Courthouse, in the courtroom.    
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Hospital trustee candidates share reasons for seeking elected position

  The Prairie Community Hospital District trustee election will be held May 3 at the Terry High School lobby. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The two candidates for the hospital  district trustee position answered questions submitted to them by the Terry Tribune. 
Their written responses are provided here.
 
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Hospital’s activities director enjoying new role


Prairie Community Hospital Activities Director Joni Ler led an egg-dyeing activity for hospital residents last week.

By Dawn Olson
Tribune Staff

        Joni Ler began her new role as the Prairie Community Hospital’s activities director in February of this year.

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Unique partnership creates brochures promoting Terry Badlands

 By Kay Braddock

 
A collaborative effort between the Montana Wilderness Association and the Prairie County Economic Development Council has resulted in the printing of 5,000 brochures publicizing the Terry Badlands and Calypso Trail.
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Easter egg hunts planned

        Children will be gathering at Murn Park on Saturday, April 23 at 9 a.m. to find Easter eggs and candies during the annual Easter egg hunt sponsored by the Terry Volunteer Fire Department. 

Age groups are: 4-7, 8-10, 11 and 12 and a straw portion that is set aside for children 3 and under.
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Fallon’s Lazy JD under new ownership


Dale and Shannon Wells took over the Lazy JD Bar and Grill in Fallon on March 3.  It’s a family affair with the Wells’ children helping serve customers. From left to right, children are: Kaitlynn 12, Wyatt 11, Carson 9 and Ashley 15.

      
    

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Settlement reached on Scenic View Road

By Kay Braddock

An agreement has been reached between Prairie County and Michael and Terry Karrels, allowing public access to a section of Scenic View Road that crosses property owned by the Karrels. 
A faxed copy of a Prairie County public access easement, signed by the Karrels on April 11, was received by Prairie County Attorney Becky Convery Tuesday afternoon. 
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Terry students earn top scores at annual math meet

        Thirty Terry junior high and high school students recently participated in the Southeastern Montana Math Contest. The March 21 math meet, held in Plevna, was sponsored  by the Montana Council of Teachers of Math, 

“Several of our students did very well on the individual tests,” math teacher Nancy Pehl said in an email.
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New store offers scrapbooking and quilting supplies


Creative Cottage owner Janet Loomis says she intends to offer quality fabric at reasonable prices. The store first opened up earlier this spring.

By Dawn Olson
Tribune Staff

        Janet Loomis is the owner of Creative Cottage, a new scrapbooking and sewing store located at 415 Logan Avenue.

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Governor announces appointments to various boards and councils

 

(HELENA) - Governor Brian Schweitzer recently announced appointments to various boards and councils.

Montana Alfalfa Seed Committee
(2-15-3004, Montana Code Annotated)

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