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PR First Responders awarded Rural Community Grant from Northwest Farm Credit Services

SPOKANE, Wash. – Northwest Farm Credit Services is proud to award the Powder River First Responders in Broadus a $2,000 Northwest FCS Rural Community Grant. "Powder River First Responders thanks...

New book details sheep slaughter on Otter Creek

On a cold morning just days after the first Christmas of the 20th Century, a group of masked riders descended on a sheep camp along Otter Creek, in Southwestern Powder River County. The group's...

Births - Mesa Lynn Gaskill

Mesa Lynn Gaskill was born March 20 at 7:24 am in Miles City, to parents Drew and Marni Gaskill of Volborg. Mesa weighed 8 lbs 4.6 oz, and was 20.5 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Gary Wade...

Legislative Roundup – Week 14

UM Legislative News Service University of Montana School of Journalism HELENA -- After a lengthy debate, the bill to continue Medicaid expansion in Montana failed to pass the Senate on a 25-25 vote last week and several attempts to revive it Friday...

Shot of snow in April

A shot of snow blanketed the area last Wednesday, though Western Meadowlarks and baby calves weren't overly upset about the snow, as shown in the accompanying...

Broadus Track Team runs like the wind, in the wind at Baker

The Broadus Track Team traveled to Baker last weekend, for a meet which started out nice but became progressively colder and windier, according to Head Track Coach Jerry Coulter. The majority of the...

Ag Census shows changes in Montana Agriculture

Report shows demographic changes, loss of farm income Helena, Mont. – USDA’s National Agricultural Statistic Service recently released the 2017 Census of Agriculture, highlighting several key data points important to Montana’s agriculture...

Montana Department Of Livestock Conducting Tuberculosis Investigations

Helena, Mont. - The Montana Department of Livestock (MDOL) is conducting cattle testing related to the diagnosis of bovine tuberculosis (TB) in animals during routine inspection conducted at out-of-state slaughter establishments. These...

Montana NRCS Announces 2019 Honey Bee Pollinator Initiative

BOZEMAN, Mont., April 11, 2019–The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is offering additional funding through its Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) to target honey bee pollinator resource concerns in Montana in 2019....

Bur Buttercup Up and Growing

One of the earliest obnoxious weeds to appear in the spring, as early as the mustards, is a small yellow flowering annual known as bur buttercup, according to Powder River Extension Agent Mary Rumph. It seems harmless, a small, gray-green tap...

Music Students Attend District Festival

By Lisa Lynch The H.S. Music students attended District Music Festival in Miles City on April 12-13. The performances went well with 19 performances receiving superior rating and 7 receiving an excellent rating. The Band received a superior on...

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