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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.

Dump site improvements, recycling discussed at solid waste board meeting

The Madison County Solid Waste Board met on Feb. 23 to discuss recommendations from the Montana Association of Counties to improve safety at the dump sites around the county. In their report, MACo suggested improving all 10 sites by better containing some sites, manning others and closing sites when not in use or staffed.

Economic development council meets at newly restored round barn in Twin Bridges

The round barn north of Twin Bridges, which was constructed by Noah Armstrong in 1882 and restored last year, hosted members of the Madison County Economic Development Council, county commissioners and other interested parties on June 29 for a meeting of the minds.
“Instead of our normal set up, where you hear a lot of talk from (me), I want to do it a little differently,” said Rob Gilmore MCEDC coordinator. “I want to hear from all of you. I thought we could share how things have been in our areas.”

BODY DISCOVERED NEAR CARDWELL

Jefferson River scoured for missing Butte man over the weekend; body recovered Tuesday — At 8:45 a.m. on May 10, a Whitehall area resident reported to 911 what appeared to be a body floating in the Jefferson River near Cardwell, according to Madison County Sheriff Roger Thompson. “Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, Madison County Sheriff’s Office, […]

FWP extends public’s time to comment on proposed fishing regulation changes

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is currently in the process of updating the state’s fishing regulations. It is a process that takes place every four years, so the proposed changes are for the 2016-2019 cycle.

New faces at The Madisonian

The last few months have brought exciting changes at The Madisonian. We are as committed as ever to providing in depth coverage of the Madison Valley, Ruby Valley and surrounding areas – now we have a few new faces to help us accomplish that.

Ice jam season – Be prepared for possible flooding in coming weeks

The national weather service out of Great Falls issued a flood advisory on the Jefferson River near Twin Bridges over the weekend, due to the potential for flooding as a result of an ice jam.