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2015 MONTANA RANGE TOUR: Taking a resource into the future

Last Wednesday and Thursday, close to 150 people battled Montana’s unpredictable weather with raincoats and sturdy boots for the 2014 Montana Range Tour.

FWP game wardens, locals rescue calf moose from barbed wire fence

A Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ game warden’s job description is not cut and dry. For instance, last week, Madison Valley game warden Shane Brozovich and Ruby Valley game warden Ryan Picken were hard at work in Sheridan, rescuing a calf moose from a barbed wire fence.

Trumpeter swans released as part of O’Dell Creek restoration project

Last Tuesday, five cygnet trumpeter swans were released into the O’Dell Creek wetlands, south of Ennis on Granger Ranch property.

Group discusses lack of access around Ruby Reservoir at interagency meeting

“One of the places I’ve always liked to fish is the Ruby Reservoir,” said Tom Pruitt, Alder resident. “Access has never been a problem.”

Pruitt said five years ago, the west side of the reservoir was bought up and closed off, followed by the land at the south end of the lake.