Tuesday, June 28, 2016

An investigation by an outside law enforcement agency is underway to determine the validity of allegations involving the county weed coordinator using county equipment on property owned by a Stillwater County commissioner.
A petition to put a countywide ambulance service measure on the November ballot had been signed by more than 100 people, Columbus Fire Rescue Chief Rich Cowger told the Columbus City Council on June 20.
With summer now officially underway, it’s time for the sweet smell of barbecue at the wildly popular 14th annual Absarokee BBQ Cook-Off this Sunday. Montana Gov. Steve Bullock’s has declared it the official state championship with a crowd of between 4,000 and 5,000 expected to fill the streets as 30 to 35 teams battle it out.
For all the controversy that has surrounded the Stillwater County Sheriff’s Office dispatch in recent months, the implementation of a new software program designed as a pre-employment tool is a welcomed arrival.
An angler is always going to hedge themselves when talking about the condition of the river, either present or future. Thus, I’m cautiously optimistic that the Stillwater will maintain throughout the summer.
The rumbling you might hear this weekend north of Columbus won’t be coming from the skies. It will be the sound of professional motorcycle riders taking nitro-fed bikes up a steep hill on Rapelje Road, gaining as much as 1,000 vertical feet while an expected crowd of between 9,000 to 10,000 cheers them on.

Breaking News: Weed coordinator put on leave, investigation underway into alleged "impropriety" involving commissioner's property

An investigation by an outside law enforcement agency is underway to determine the validity of allegations involving the county weed coordinator using county equipment on property owned by a Stillw

Obituaries

The Lord took our beloved shepherd, Rebecca Ann Daniels (Grammy) home to walk with the angels on June 16, 2016.