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Local men help with search and rescue effort


Terry men Aaron Martinson and Jared Davis sit on the snowmobiles they used to help find a Dawson County couple who became stranded near the Pine Unit area. The couple spent Sunday night in their vehicle after efforts to find them by Dawson County officials were unsuccessful. Prairie County officials became involved in the mutual aid effort Monday afternoon.

By Kay Braddock

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Two groups awarded tourism grants, totaling over $40k

By Kay Braddock 

 
 
Two groups dedicated to promoting the area and the story of Evelyn Cameron have been awarded tourism grants to help aid in their efforts.
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Landowners file counterclaim for abuse of process

 By Kay Braddock

 
 
Michael and Terry Karrels filed a counterclaim in District Court last month for abuse of process against Prairie County commissioner Todd Devlin. The 10-page counterclaim lists Todd Devlin, individually and as a county commissioner and Prairie County as defendants. 
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Commission considers how best to use CTEP funds

  The Prairie County Board of Commission is seeking input on how best to use the county’s Community Transportation Enhancement Program (CTEP) funds. The county has about $90,000 to use for eligible CTEP projects.

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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.
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Poll

Are Yippee weekend and the Prairie County Fair too close together?: