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Articles with the Tag: Montana

Deer, elk season ends with solid numbers

News from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks MONTANA — At the six northwest Montana check stations through the end of the season on Sunday, Nov. 27, a total of 17,656 hunters checked 1,494 white-tailed deer (of which1,069 were bucks), 146 mule deer, and 72 elk for a 9.7 percent rate of hunters with ...

Briefs for Nov. 30, 2016

Local agent receives award BOZEMAN – Lake County Extension Agent Nori Pearce and others on her Powerful Tools for Caregiving team won second place in the Western region for Community Partnership at the Montana State University Extension’s annual conference at MSU in Bozeman Oct. 27. Other Ex...

Rivalries rekindled for 2017-18 school year Rivalries rekindled for 2017-18 school year

HELENA – Ronan’s six-year stint in Class B will come to an end now that the executive board of the Montana High School Association rejected Ronan’s request to stay another year in Class B and approved new enrollment guidelines for each prep sports classification during its Nov. 21 meeting. ...

‘Gifts With A Lift’ spreads holiday cheer

News from the Department of Public Health and Human Services MONTANA — The Department of Public Health and Human Services announced today that donation boxes have been set up at various locations to receive holiday gifts that benefit Montana State Hospital patients. The effort is part of the an...

Briefs for Nov. 23, 2016

Public comment sought on drought plan News from Montana Department of Natural Resources HELENA — The draft outline of a new drought management plan for Montana is now available for public comment. Ada Montague, a Department of Natural Resources and Conservation (DNRC) water planner who sta...

White-tailed deer harvest steady, rut starts White-tailed deer harvest steady, rut starts

News from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks NORTHWEST MONTANA — Whitetailed deer harvest remained steady and similar to last year this weekend in northwest Montana, according to check station results around Region One. At the six northwest Montana check stations through Sunday, Nov. 13, a tot...

White-tailed deer harvest steady, rut starts

News from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks NORTHWEST MONTANA — Whitetailed deer harvest remained steady and similar to last year this weekend in northwest Montana, according to check station results around Region One. At the six northwest Montana check stations through Sunday, Nov. 13, a total ...

Voters make their mark Voters make their mark

LAKE COUNTY — The Ronan Public Safety Mill Levy to match funds for a $124,311 grant to hire additional police officers may be facing a recount after it failed by just two votes on Nov. 8. The K-12 St. Ignatius School District No. 28 also failed 574-712, although it fared better than when it was introdu...

Unofficial election results in Unofficial election results in

  Unofficial results at 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9 with more than 96 percent of Montana precincts reported:   House District 93 John Fleming-D, 2355, 54 percent Johanna Clark-R, 1982, 45 percent   House District 12 Greg Hertz-R, 3,372, 64 percent Susan Evans-D, 1,85...

Opening weekend game harvest productive Opening weekend game harvest productive

News from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks NORTHWEST MONTANA — Harvest of big game during the first weekend of general deer and elk season was double the rate of last year’s opening weekend. At the six northwest Montana check stations, a total of 3,361 hunters checked 350 white-tailed deer o...


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