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Chamber to kick off holiday season with Terrific Tuesdays


Evelyn Haidle helps Diane Ehman who was among Friday afternoon shoppers attending the holiday open houses hosted by Terry’s downtown businesses Prairie Unique and Sassy One Clothing. Local businesses will be offering open houses throughout the holiday season, along with taking part in the popular Terrific Tuesday events which will take place every Tuesday between now and Christmas.

By Kay Braddock

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Experience Works offers senior workers job skills training

 By Don Cogger

Yellowstone Newspapers
 
An organization that provides training and employment opportunities for residents over the age of 55 living on a limited income may be Eastern Montana’s best-kept secret.
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Two Terry businesses celebrate 15 year anniversary

By Kay Braddock

  Prairie Unique and Sassy One are joining together to commemorate their 15-year anniversary of being in business in downtown Terry. Both businesses were in operation before moving to Terry’s downtown district.

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Terry’s Evelyn Cameron Heritage non-profit group receives 10k grant

For The Tribune

  Evelyn Cameron Heritage, Inc. of Terry has been named one of the 17 non-profit organizations throughout the state to be awarded grant money from the PPL Montana Community Fund. 

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Agri-Industries buys BR District II machine shop in Terry

 For The Tribune

 
Agri-Industries, the leader in design, engineering, and installation of water delivery systems in eastern Montana and western North Dakota, has expanded its operations into Terry, Mont. The Terry operation will increase Agri-Industries’ ability to handle pump repair and other specialized equipment repair, a natural extension of its current operations.
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Nearly 70 percent turnout to vote

  Nearly 70 percent of Prairie County’s 886 registered voters cast their votes during the Nov. 2 General Election. Precinct votes returned were: 173 of 241 registered voters in precinct 4; 131 of 211 registered voters in precinct 3; 155 of 214 registered voters in precinct 2; 158 of 220 registered voters in precinct 1.

General Election results are listed below. Statewide results as of Wednesday morning are listed in red.
Federal and State
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Southeastern area weed meeting will be Nov. 12 in Miles City

  Weed Districts and Extension Offices in Southeastern Montana are hosting an area weed meeting on Friday, November 12 at the Eagles in  Miles City.  Three Commercial/Governmental and three Private Pesticide Applicator Credits will be awarded to those attending the meeting. Private landowners, weed board members, and state and federal agency staff are all welcome to attend this meeting.

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1965 BLM cooperative agreement with county ensnared in Scenic View Road ownership debate

 By Kay Braddock

According to Prairie County officials a recent discovery of a 1965 Bureau of Land Management cooperative agreement made between the BLM and Prairie County has added another crinkle to the Scenic View Road ownership debate. 

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Kempton’s haunted tales revealed in Montana book

It's taken patience and what Kempton Hotel owner Russ Schwartz refers to as just plain stubbornness to keep this 1926 neon sign in its original condition. After finding a business in Billings that still works on neon lighting, six of the broken letters on the front sign have been repaired. It's one of the many remodeling projects the hotel has undergone in recent years.

By Kay Braddock

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Community Center will host 55-Alive driving course Nov. 29

  The AARP Driver Safety Course will be held in Terry on Monday, Nov. 29 at the Prairie Community Center. This all-day course, beginning at 10 a.m. and breaking for lunch, offers a refresher course geared for motorists aged 50 and older. The class will end by 4 p.m.

The course will provide a review of driving skills and techniques, as well as strategies and tips to help you adjust to normal age-related physical changes that may affect your driving ability.
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