Sports

After forfeiting their varsity 2017-2018 season, the Harrison/Willow Creek girls’ basketball team will run a varsity schedule for the 2018-2019 season.

The decision comes after the school petitioned the Montana High School Association executive board, which reviewed and ruled on the petition during their annual meeting, Jan. 12-16.

Prior to the start of this season, the school decided to forfeit the girls’ varsity season due to low numbers. After talking with players, coaches and the school’s athletic director, Harrison School Superintendent Fred Hofman said a varsity season was “not in the cards.” Read more…

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Volunteer at your local fire department

Dear Editor,

Fire season is probably the last thing on our minds with freezing temperatures and feet of snow surrounding us. However, it’s important to remember warm weather will return and fire season along with it. Last year, suppressing fires cost over $400 million in Montana. Your help is needed. With Martin Luther King Jr. Day just this week, think about how you can make a difference in your community. Dr. King once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, “what are you doing for others?” Make a difference and help your community by volunteering at your local fire department. Check out Montana Volunteer Firefighters at https://mtvolunteer.org/ for more information. Read more…

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