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Forecasting the future: What hunter expenditures bring to Madison County

Hunting season in Montana, and particularly in Southwest Montana, is unlike anything else. With one of the longest hunting seasons in the west, healthy wildlife populations and access to millions of acres of public land, it is not just wildlife migrating west.

Outdoor education for an outdoor world

In typical Montana May fashion, this year’s Bear Creek Days got a little wet.
The event, which takes place at the Bear Creek Trailhead south of Ennis, saw two full days before Mother Nature called it a day. Similar to last year, one day of the three-day event was cancelled and the seventh and eighth grade students had to miss out on the fun due to wet and muddy conditions.

Solid Waste Board looks at countywide recycling push

During their April meeting, the Solid Waste Board discussed whether they want to push recycling in Madison County via a recommendation to the county commissioners.

RE/MAX office gives back where they live

Bill Mercer and his team of agents at the RE/MAX office have chosen to give back to the community through their “Give Where We Live” program. Through the program, the office has chosen to give a percentage of their commission to various groups and organizations in town, and have given $25,000 back to the community.