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“Wide Open” photo collection features eastern Montana will be shown at Glendive gallery

  Photographer Amanda Breitbach Ragsdale will be the featured artist at Dawson County Arts Unlimited/The Gallery in August.

An opening reception will be held Sunday, Aug. 1, from 1-3 p.m., where visitors will have the opportunity to meet and visit with the artist. 
Refreshments will be served.
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Yippee! plans under way

By Kay Braddock

  Another great TerrYYippe! celebration is planned as  the 29th annual town-wide festivity kicks into gear with a host of activities scheduled for the Saturday, July 31 event.

The community-wide celebration will begin with a free Run and Fun at Murn Park for children ages 0 to 11. Donuts and juice will be provided. 
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Woman reflects on lifesaving results of marijuana use


By Kay Braddock

  Being able to use medical marijuana has been nothing short of a lifesaver, one Terry woman shared recently. 

Choosing to remain anonymous, 56-year-old “Jane” revealed she has become accustomed to dealing with pain.
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Class points to needed fixes to medical marijuana law

 By Kay Braddock

 
Montana’s medical marijuana law is in dire need of fine-tuning. That was the message Mark Long of the Montana Department of Justice Narcotics Bureau put forth to local officials last month during a two-hour presentation. 
“It’s salvageable, the law that we have, but it’s going to take a major overhaul,” Long said. 
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Jury trial will be in Terry

  A jury trial is set to begin in District Court Thursday at the Prairie County Courthouse to determine whether a 58-year-old Billings man is guilty of his seventh DUI. 

Roger Anton Sand allegedly was driving east along the westbound lane of Interstate 94 on August 30 2009, according to court documents filed.
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Rehberg plans stop in Terry during listening tour

  U.S. Rep Denny Rehberg- (R) Mont., has scheduled four listening sessions in Montana between July 24 and July 25.

Stops include:
Yellowstone County—Billings
Saturday, July 24 at 12 pm
MSU-Billings Student Union, Lewis and Clark Room
1500 University Drive
Carbon County—Red Lodge
Saturday, July 24 at 3 pm
New Roosevelt Middle School, 413 South Oaks
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Officials see start of fire season

  With three fires in the past week, county officials are reminding residents that despite rainy conditions, the area’s fire season has begun.

“Conditions are drying out,” Prairie County Sheriff Bill Klunder said.
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Prairie Community Hospital offers patients telemedicine service

 By Kay Braddock

 
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Ranch north of Terry raises enormous 3,000-pound steer

By Charlie Denison
Yellowstone Newspapers

  “Now that’s a big steer,” a man sitting on a stool inside Glendive Livestock said.

“Sure is,” said another.
Jack, a seven-year-old steer belonging to Don and Vera Kuehn, was hauled to Glendive Livestock Exchange last month by relatives of his owners.
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Wet cool spring and grasshoppers affecting area crops

 By Amanda Breitbach-Ragsdale
Yellowstone Newspapers

        An unusually wet, cool spring has affected producers throughout the region, with some crops running a little behind average.

Area producers are in the midst of their first hay cutting, said Custer County Extension Agent Christina McRae. With evening storms leaving moisture in the cut hay, it has taken longer to dry and may have to be turned, she said.
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