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Virginia City, Nevada City see an estimated 582,304 visitors in 2017

According to an economic impact analysis report from the Montana Heritage Commission, Virginia City and Nevada City once again saw record tourist numbers in 2017.

Ennis Mustang volleyball team wins divisonal tournament

Two Madison County teams were in Manhattan Christian last week, battling for one of two spots to represent district 12C at the state volleyball tournament. The Ennis Mustangs, who took the district title, soared to the championship match on Nov. 4, while the Twin Bridges Falcons fought their way to a fifth place finish.

Multiple Madison County athletes finish in top 15 at state meet

The street going into the Bill Roberts Golf Course in Helena was lined with cars and buses –runners, coaches, parents and supporters packed into the state cross country meet on Oct. 21. The air was crisp and the wind was present but manageable as runners from across the state charged around the 3 mile course, […]

Virginia City, Nevada City kick off 2017 season

Virginia City is officially alive for the 2017 summer season. Visitors and locals lined Wallace Street and the historic boardwalk for a parade on Saturday, May 27, to celebrate the season, as well as Memorial Day.

Ennis boys take top spot at state track meet

May 26 and 27 marked the end of high school sports for the 2016-2017 season, as athletes finished with a trip to the state meet in Laurel. Competitors from all four Madison County high schools qualified for the meet, taking home personal records, near state records and various hardware, but it was the Ennis boys’ team that took the top spot.

MHC receives $2 million from state to preserve Virginia City, Nevada City

When Governor Steve Bullock signed House Bill 2 into law on May 9, the Montana Heritage Commission, which oversees Virginia City and Nevada City, received $2 million for maintenance and preservation to be used over the next two years.