MADISON COUNTY—A 35-year-old California man died on Friday, January 25, after the group of skiers he was a part of triggered an avalanche near Bell Lake in the Tobacco Root Mountains, south of Pony. He was later identified as Benjamin Hirsch McShane of San Francisco.
EDITOR’S NOTE – This is the second of a two-part series looking at the local impacts of the WOTUS rule changes.
EDITOR’S NOTE – This is the first of a two-part series looking at the local impacts of the WOTUS rule changes. Part II will be printed next week.
TWIN BRIDGES – Twin Bridges school district pitched an educational program to the public on Thursday evening, January 24, that promises to prepare its students for the future – a future in which the jobs students now in school work at may not even exist.
PONY—Pony, Montana may be home to less than 200 people, but each resident has their own unique story, and Kari King is taking it upon herself to kick start an effort to chronicle those stories.
TWIN BRIDGES – A co-op eight-man football team between Twin Bridges and Sheridan school districts will become a reality, following a vote by the Twin Bridges school board on Tuesday evening, January 15.
SHERIDAN – Sheridan Mayor Bob Stump was so impressed with the Ruby Valley FFA Parliamentary Procedures team demo that he asked the FFA students to return, to help the board smooth out their parliamentary practices during meetings.
MADISON COUNTY—As of Monday, January 21, the federal government’s partial shutdown has stretched on for 31 days, the longest in U.S. history by 10 days.
MADISON COUNTY—Beavers may not be the primary animal that visitors to Big Sky Country come to see, but perhaps they deserve a little more attention.
ENNIS—The Ennis town commission reviewed a plan for an extensive project at the east end of Ennis’s Main Street at its monthly meeting on Thursday, January 11.