USDA Invests $1.65 Million in Chinook Water Infrastructure

USDA is providing Chinook with a $865,000 grant and a $789,000 loan to improve water distribution. The project will replace fire hydrants and valves, and construct a new bulk water station, improving the water flow and ability to fight a fire....

New Mexico: 47 Hi-Line Travelers visit the "Land of Enchantment"

Columnist's note: Forty-seven Hi-Line Travelers recently visited the Land of Enchantment with extended time in Santa Fe and Albuquerque, New Mexico. This was the third coach trip for the group made...

Frank Pehrson reflects on his time with the 57th Bomber Wing, American Legion and more

"The Greatest Generation" is a term most of us are familiar with and multiple internet searches on a accurate description of this group follows this general consensus, "The Greatest Generation is a...

Hays/Lodge Pole Elementary October Students of the Month!

Hays/Lodge Pole Elementary Thunderbird Students of the Month for October are: Russell Plain Feather (6th grade), Shaydyn Blount (5th grade), Kardell HasTheEagle (4th grade), Landen King (3rd grade),...

Lexington Principal Spreads Humor in the World of Education

Nine teachers from the Chinook School District travelled to Boise, Idaho, earlier this month to attend professional development with Gerry Brooks on November 2. The program was a stop on Brooks'...

Honoring all who served on Veterans Day, thank you!

Veterans at Chinook High School are greeted by students. Celebrations to honor all or our local Veterans, past and present, took place all over Blaine County on Monday, November 11. The Meadowlark...

Shores Floral to Hold Holiday Open House This Sunday

This Sunday, November 17, from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Shores Floral and Gift will hold its annual Holiday Open House. Owner of the floral and gift shop, Bonnie Weber invites everyone to join her...

Harlem ROARing Teachers of the Month

Kindergarten teacher, Mr. Orsborn, and sixth grade instructor, Ms. Landre, have been chosen as Harlem Elementary's ROARing Teachers for the month of October. Mr. Orsborn and Ms. Landre always strive...

Pheasant Hunt Proceeds Fund Travel for American FFA Degree Recipients

BCJ News Every year around the first weekend of November, pheasant hunters congregate in Blaine County to support the Chinook Chapter of the FFA. Frank Overcast, Tim Wynne, and Mark Velk organize the...

MAT Hosting Third 24-Hour Play Festival and Seeking Participants in January Production

Montana Actors’ Theater (MAT) is looking for individuals interested in taking part in their 24-Hour Play Festival which will be held November 15-16. This is the third year that MAT will host the event. On Friday, November 15, all participants who...

Chinook, Harlem volleyball teams see season end at Divisional Tournaments

The Chinook Sugarbeeters saw their volleyball season come to an end this past Saturday at the Northern C Divisional in Cascade. The 'Beeters won their opening match 3-1 over the Highwood/Geraldine...

Hogeland Happenings

Ed and Kathy Zellmer went to the Turner Junior High basketball games this week. Melissa Hiniker spent the weekend at Zellmers and attended the Jamboree in Rudyard with them. She returned to Cut Bank on Monday. The Catholic Youth will be collecting...

Chinook Senior Center

Brrrr, it’s cold out there. I don’t think any of us were ready for below zero temperatures yet. Although the weatherman does say that it is going to warm up into the 30’s and 40’s this week, we’ll see. Stay warm and upright out there....

Bob Quinn Coming to Harlem Library - November 19th

Bob Quinn, farmer from near Big Sandy and leading green businessman, will be the guest speaker at the Harlem Public Library November 19. In 1986 Quinn's company Montana Flour and Grains introduced the natural food industry to an ancient Egyptian...

Ken Finley loves to share the spirit of Halloween

Many locals know Ken Finley as "the guy who gives away pumpkins for Halloween from his garden." For the last few years Finley has invited anyone, especially elementary school students and their...

Blaine County Library

The Harlem Library board hold their monthly meeting today at 4:15 in the library meeting room. Montana PBS is holding season two of the Great Montana Read event. Ten books, Montana nonfiction prose,...

Harlem Library

The Harlem Library board hold their monthly meeting today at 4:15 in the library meeting room. Montana PBS is holding season two of the Great Montana Read event. Ten books, Montana nonfiction prose, have been nominated. Check out the display of the...

Doris Jean Billmayer Egbert

Doris Jean Billmayer Egbert passed away on October 20, 2019 shortly after being diagnosed with brain cancer. She was born on October 4, 1933, in Hogeland, MT, to Roy and Mable Billmayer, the youngest...

Keith L. Benson

Keith L. Benson (age 89) passed away in Helena on November 8, 2019. He was born to Ed and Cora Benson near Hogeland on September 1, 1930 - the youngest of ten children. When Keith was seven, his...

Iona J. Schilling

Iona J. Schilling, 81, passed away due to natural causes at her residence on Wednesday, October 9, 2019. Wake services began at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 10, 2019, and continued until her rosary...

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