Saturday, November 25, 2017

A vehicle and foot pursuit in Columbus last Friday morning ended with one man jailed and the schools in brief lock-down mode as a precaution.
Columbus Middle School Student Council displays this year’s results. From the left: Molly Hamilton, Matt Ivankovich, Makenzie Sheils, Kelly Ault, Weston Timberman, Hannah Kimble and Tessa Rager.
Bobcat Nation is loud and proud. For the fifth consecutive year, Stillwater County schools proved that the Montana State University Bobcats rule, with the Cats winning the annual Cat-Griz food drive conducted last week.
PARK CITY'S GATHER EARNS ALL-STATE FOOTBALL HONORS Rylan Gauthier, a Park City senior, has received one of the highest honors available to Montana high school football players. The 5-foot-11-inch tight end was selected for the All-State eight-player team. He was the lone Panther to receive an All-State award.
Rep. Forrest Mandeville
A few weeks ago, Gov. Bullock called the legislature into special session to address a projected budget shortfall and find funds to cover the high fire fighting costs this year.
One year ago, Justin McCally stood in a Stillwater County courtroom and got the break of a lifetime.
Stillwater Wind’s tax abatement request was approved at Tuesday’s regularly scheduled Stillwater County Commissioners’ agenda meeting.
Columbus Middle School Student Council displays this year’s results. From the left: Molly Hamilton, Matt Ivankovich, Makenzie Sheils, Kelly Ault, Weston Timberman, Hannah Kimble and Tessa Rager.
Rep. Forrest Mandeville

Hot Wheels

A vehicle and foot pursuit in Columbus last Friday morning ended with one man jailed and the schools in brief lock-down mode as a precaution.

Sheriff Cliff Brophy at a swearing in ceremony a few years ago.

Hat Dance

Stillwater County Sheriff Cliff Brophy has been the county’s top law enforcement officer for the last 28 years.

Two brothers making their way from Minnesota to Big Sky got an unpleasant detour Monday when their Subaru caught fire on I-90 between Park City and Columbus. The brothers managed to save their snowboards, but those were the only possessions spared. The fire started in the engine compartment.

Fire and ice

November made its arrival known with a strong blast of winter weather lasting several days, bringing snow, cold and a bit of chaos on the road.

Obituaries

Steven James Rickman, 70, of Laurel, Mont., passed away on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at Billings Clinic Hospital in Billings, Mont., where he had been born on June 26, 1947, to Ezra G.