News


Cowboy Hall of Fame announces legacy inductions

  The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame and Western Heritage Center (MCHF and WHC) announced its second class of the 1860-1920 Legacy Award inductions. The award honors historical figures that have had an impact on Montana's Western Heritage. This year’s class includes 14 inductees from 12 districts across the state. 

Article Type: 
News

Terry man wins big with scratch ticket

      Nolan Huber of Terry has claimed a $10,000 prize on a scratch ticket called Professional Bull Riders. Huber bought his winning ticket from Trail Star Truck Stop located at 11 Highway 16, Glendive. 

Huber says he plays Scratch tickets occasionally. Huber, a truck driver, stopped at the Trail Star for fuel and knew right away that he had won. “I plan to pay bills and buy a pickup,” he said. 

Published May 20, 2009

 
Article Type: 
News

Hospital announces new administrator

       Glendive Medical Center and Prairie Community Hospital announced today that Michael Blauer has been named the new administrator for the facility located in Terry.  GMC provides management services at PCH, including employment of their administrator.

Article Type: 
News

Speakers to address women’s health

      Doctors from Glendive Medical Center (GMC) will give a free presentation at Prairie Community Health Center’s (PCHC) Women’s Health Program in June.  Providers will also answer questions about women’s health issues.

Article Type: 
News

High school state music results listed

  Terry High School choir and band members attended the state music festival in Billings May 1 and 2. Of the 10 events they participated in, three received superior ratings (I) while seven received excellent (II) ratings.

The following are the results: 
Article Type: 
News

Pool applications arriving, more needed, council says

By Kay Braddock        
    
        Terry’s Murn Park swimming pool is in better shape to open in June as two applications for lifeguard positions have been received and two more are waiting to be returned. Town clerk Caryn Rein informed councilmen of the recent developments during Tuesday evening’s town council meeting. 

Article Type: 
News

Voters approve school levy

  A school levy nearly $26,500 passed with about 66 percent of the votes supporting the measure. Of the 302 ballots, 199 supported the operations levy for the school’s general budget, while 74 opposed the levy, leaving 29 ballots void, missing or unreturned, according to Superintendent Charles Deisher. 

Article Type: 
News

Body discovered near county line

  A body was discovered near the Prairie/Custer county line on a gravel bar in the Yellowstone River on Saturday and has been taken to Billings for identification.

A 911 call made by an agate hunter was received shortly after 12 pm, according to Prairie County Sheriff Bill Klunder, who responded to the initial report. After discovering the body was about 100 yards outside the county line, Klunder called Custer County officials.
Article Type: 
News

County waits for opinion on road

        County commissioners and county attorney Becky Convery have had little luck receiving an opinion from Missoula lawyer and road law expert Peter Dayton on the ownership status of the road that leads to the Terry Badlands.  

According to commission minutes, Dayton informed commissioners that he would have an opinion to them in a day or so. That statement was made during a telephone call made by commissioners to Dayton during an April 20 meeting. 
Article Type: 
News
Scenic View Road

Prairie Trail opens for third season

        Terry’s  Prairie Historical Trail…along the Yellowstone Trail officially opened May 1 for the third season. The trail originates at the Kempton Hotel, meanders through Terry and west to Prairie County Cemetery before passing an elegant brick out house, a brick jail, the Prairie County Museum complex and back to its beginning.
Article Type: 
News

Poll

For this year's fair, I'll be entering exhibits in::