On Sept. 21, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks closed the boat ramp at the Varney Bridge fishing access site for repairs. Varney Bridge FAS is located 10 miles south of Ennis along the Madison River.
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What about newspapers? What about print journalism? What is the importance of a physical newspaper in this electronic age?
“We asked a lot of questions but we didn’t really finalize or decide anything,” said Ron Nye, after all three Madison County Commissioners traveled to Jefferson County to meet with the neighboring commissioners regarding the Madison-Jefferson County Fair.
If things go according to plan, the Blaine Spring Creek Bridge reconstruction will be completed before the end of October, according to Madison County commissioner Jim Hart.
Crisp air and storm clouds heralded in the start of September and fall over Labor Day Weekend. “We’re on the upswing here,” said Lucas Zukiewicz, water supply specialist with the Natural Resources and Conservation Service’s Montana Snow Survey. “As we move into fall, we’ll start to see more of these types of events in this […]
A few weeks ago, I hopped a plane to Las Vegas to spend a quick 40 hours celebrating my best friend’s 21st birthday. Now, when you meet me, my personality does not scream VEGAS, but Grace is like a little sister to me, and I would do anything to spend time with her. That meant I braved pool time on a 105 degree afternoon and rallied for partying until the wee hours. Everything considered, the time spent with the birthday girl, her mother and her sister-in-law was great fun. On the plane home, my sides hurt from constant laughter, but my feet hurt even worse due to the torturous shoes I wore … thanks, fashion!
The Madison-Jefferson County Fair livestock sale grossed $450,000 this year, just $30,000 short from last years total.
Geographically, Madison County is split into two areas – the Madison Valley and the Ruby Valley. In fact, three areas – don’t forget the parts of Big Sky that fall in our county line.
The Madison County Fair wrapped up its weeklong affair on Sunday, Aug. 14 with the annual parade through downtown Twin Bridges – the closing ceremony for one of Madison County’s biggest events.
Last weekend, Mike and I attended two weddings – in fact, we even had parts to play in one of the celebrations. Mike was the best man, and I was in charge of not losing the rings, so I think we know whose job was the most important.