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Community, colleagues share memories with longtime teacher

      
By Kay Braddock


        Saying year-end goodbyes to her classroom of sixth grade students has never been an easy task for longtime Terry Public School teacher Lotty Rambur. 

But this year was particularly difficult as Rambur prepared to hang up her full-time teacher’s hat for good. 
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Summer school offers fun, learning activities

By Lizzy Lacquement

  Although classes have ended at Terry Public Schools, the buildings are still abuzz with activity. That’s because the Terry Summer Program has jumped to a great start. 

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Men recall life-altering moment


Bob Alfred of Great Falls, brothers Lynn Haidle and Irv Haidle recall the events that
occurred June 3, 1980.

By Kay Braddock 

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Voter turnout high for primary election

  Prairie County voters once again demonstrated their voting enthusiasm during Tuesday’s primary election, with over 61 percent of the county’s  registered voters casting ballots. Of the 877 registered voters, 538 made it to the polls or filled out absentee ballots. 

Here are the county election results:
Prairie County Sheriff
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Center spotlights work of local photographer

  Prairie County is home to many talented artists and the Prairie Community Center (Senior Center) is taking advantage of this by spotlighting an artist each quarter. To begin this new event, the Prairie Community Center will be displaying the photographs of Eddie Gaub from June 14 through the 18.   

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Ten participants take part in Monday’s 4-H all events day

 From Prairie County 4-H

 
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Fencing along public lands modified to help big game travel

From the BLM

  Fences on Eastern Montana BLM-administered public lands are being modified to incorporate features that will aid the year-round movement of local wildlife, especially big game. 

Over 20 miles of fencing has been either removed or modified to date. Over 30 miles of existing fence has been identified and scheduled for modification or removal over the next two years. 
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Sheriff candidates share views

  Two candidates - Rowdi McMillan and incumbent Bill Klunder - are seeking the Prairie County sheriff seat. Both were asked two questions. Their responses are provided here.

 
Question 1. Please introduce yourself, including your age, family, education and professional information.
Bill Klunder
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State senate candidates address points of interest

By Kay Braddock

  Three Republican candidates are vying for the state senate district 20 seat, which covers all or portions of six counties from Dawson to southern Powder River and Carter Counties. With no Democrats running, the June 8 Primary Election results will determine who will serve in the four-year term state senate seat.

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Community garage sale day is June 12

  It’s that time of year again - time to sort, pile and label old clothes, kitchen appliances, bikes and other household and garage items for the annual Community Garage Sale Day. Scheduled for Saturday, June 12, the Prairie Chamber of Commerce sponsored event, will run concurrently with Prairie Unique’s weekend Fun Fly.

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