Sunday, August 30, 2015

Stillwater County Sheriff’s Deputy Randy Smith and partner K-9 Jordy at a retirement ceremony last Friday.
Cancer spares no creature. Add the Stillwater County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Jordy to the list. Late last week, the Belgian Malinois was unexpectedly diagnosed with cancer, immediately ending his 6-year career, and even sadder, his life. The sheriff’s office announced the following Monday on its Facebook page:
The pickup truck of a Columbus man sits parallel against train cars following a fatal accident last  week.
The train versus pickup truck collision last week in Sweet Grass County that killed a Columbus man has been ruled accidental by the coroner, yet remains under official investigation.
How can the Stillwater County Commissioners hold a public hearing on the preliminary 2016 fiscal year budget if the public hasn’t seen it? That’s the question Sheriff Cliff Brophy and Stillwater County Attorney Nancy Rohde – both elected officials – presented to the commissioners during the Aug. 25 budget hearing.
In less than 48 hours, Miranda Youngren’s wild ride will find its end. The 18-year-old will hit the national stage Friday night in the Bahamas and vie for the title of Miss Teen USA.
The estimated cost for stabilizing the cliff face above the Stillwater River Road near Midnight Canyon has increased significantly.
Action involving the Stillwater Mining Company and USW International Union Local 11-0001 kicked up a notch Monday.
Stillwater County Sheriff’s Deputy Randy Smith and partner K-9 Jordy at a retirement ceremony last Friday.
The pickup truck of a Columbus man sits parallel against train cars following a fatal accident last  week.

Obituaries

Delores Jenness, 73, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 23, while walking with her husband in Columbus.
She was born on Sept. 18, 1941, in Forsyth, Mont., to Walt and Catherine Ludwig.

The Stillwater County News

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 659
Columbus, MT 59019
 
Street address: 38 North 4th Street
Columbus, MT 59019

 
Phone:(406) 322-5212
Toll Free: (800) 823-7426