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Articles from the July 3, 2019 edition

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 By Donna Miller    News    July 3, 2019

The 2019 Blaine County Fair Offers New Open Class Entry Opportunities

By the time the fair opens on Thursday, July 4, exhibitors will have spent countless hours preparing their entries, hoping to win premium ribbons, bragging rights, or simply the personal satisfaction...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    July 3, 2019

Musical Events to Take Place This Week

On Friday, July 5 and again on July 6, as part of the Chinook High School All-Class Reunion, Mighty Big Jim and the Tall Boys will be the featured music at a street dance on Indiana Street beginning...

 
 By Lindsay Rucinsky    News    July 3, 2019

Sweet Medical Center addresses Sun Safety

It looks like summer may finally be joining us! There are many fun events heading our way soon starting with the fair, swimming lessons and an all class reunion. Let’s take a moment to discuss one of the very important issues during the summer,...

 

Timely Filing a NAP Notice of Loss

Timely filing a Notice of Loss is required for all crops including grasses. For losses on crops covered by the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP), producers must timely report damage or loss to their administrative County Office. For...

 
 By Carla Jenewein    News    July 3, 2019

Join the Missing Types Movement: Donate Blood

The letters you see missing here AMERICAN RED CROSS may not seem like a big deal. But the letters A, B and O make up our main blood groups. And for a patient in the hospital needing blood, it’s everything. Only 3 out of 100 people in the U.S....

 
 By Jane Krass    News    July 3, 2019

Hogeland Happenings

Emily Billmayer was home this week to attend the funeral of Jack VanVoast on Tuesday. Ed Zellmer visited at the Wallace Beck home on Tuesday. Wayne and Mary Ellen DeLoach arrived at the Palmer Anderson homestead a week ago and are glad to be here....

 

2020 Census: City of Harlem Count Committee

The 2020 Census provides vital information for you and our community. It determines how many representatives each state get in Congress and is used to draw district boundaries. Communities rely on...

 

Public Meeting Notice: Montana Hemp Advisory Committee Meeting July 10, 2019

The Montana Hemp Advisory Committee will meet Wednesday, July 10th at 1:00 pm following the Central Agricultural Research Center Field Day in Moccasin (52583 US Highway 87, Moccasin, MT 59462). Visit the CARC website for more information on the...

 
 By Erik Seitsema    Opinion    July 3, 2019

Patching Cracks

I am allergic to dandelions. Every spring, my lawn begins to grow, the dandelions show up, and I start to develop headaches and sinus problems. When it gets tiresome enough, I mow in an effort to beat them back. Every home owner knows that mowing won...

 

Patricia Gaye Vargas (Sargent)

Patricia Gaye Vargas (Sargent), - Chinook, MT. Gayelynn and family invite you to lovingly celebrate Pat’s life on July 6, 2019, 10 a.m. at the American Lutheran Church, 537 Ohio St., Chinook, MT 59523. This is a fitting time to celebrate her, as... Full story

 

My Answer

Q: Why does it seem suffering gets worse when we have more conveniences and more scientific breakthroughs than all of history? A: In every country throughout the world there are people suffering—it has been like this since the beginning. Personal...

 

Harlem Library

The library will be closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day. There will be no Readers Club or Lego Club this week. If you have completed June's Book Challenge let the library know so your...

 

Blaine County Library

The library will be closed Thursday July 4th in observation of Independence Day. We will be open regular hours Friday. Thank you to everyone who attended the Montana Conversations program "Montana...

 

Chinook Senior Center

Thank you to the board members for helping with the cooking and serving and making our picnic on Friday a fun day. We are really blessed to have such a wonderful group of people that make the Senior Citizen’s Center a fun place to be. We are going...

 

Harlem Senior Center

Thursday, July 4th: Harlem 4th of July Celebration. 4:00 pm - parade down main street Harlem. Potluck picnic in the city park at 5. Sponsored by Harlem Civic Association; bring salads and desserts. Bring a non-perishable food item as a donation to...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    July 3, 2019

Theater Opportunities Available to Area Youth

Montana Actors Theater (MAT) is immersed in rehearsals for the MAT Youth Production, which this summer will be She Kills Monsters. If area youth missed the auditions on June 14 and June 15, they still have an opportunity to pursue MAT’s touring...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    July 3, 2019

Books and Babies Program Adds to the Building of Neural Pathways

The Blaine County Library invites parents and caregivers to participate in their Books and Babies program. In its first year, the program is designed to build language and social skills. The program, which began on June 7, meets on Friday mornings...

 

A wet June ends with a storm that left its mark in Blaine County

The old saying goes "April showers bring May flowers", the question now is what do June showers bring? This past month saw all of Blaine County receiving above normal precipitation throughout the...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    July 3, 2019

KC Young earns Offensive MVP, Lane Allen an All-Star at Indigenous Bowl in California

June was a busy month for the football program at Hays/Lodge Pole High School. New Assistant Football Coach Jerry Racine has been busy putting on camps and taking are youth to camps outside the area...

 

Chinook/Harlem Swim results

8 & Under Bantam Girls Ayzlee Kelly: 9.) 25 Meter Freestyle - :25.72; 7.) 50 Meter Freestyle - 1:00.50. Akaysha Kelly 11.) 25 Meter Freestyle - :26.40; 8.) 50 Meter Freestyle - 1:01.53. 9-10 Midget Girls Amyerah Kelly 11.) 50 Meter Freestyle -...

 

FWP, Capital Sports to host paddle fest on July 20

Curious about kayaking or stand up paddle boards? Join Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and Capital Sports for a free paddling event on Saturday, July 20, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Helena Regulating Reservoir. Participants can try out a variety of...

 
 By Steve Edwards    Opinion    July 3, 2019

South of the Border, "Recreational opportunities in the Sweet Grass Hills"

Column No. 20 Columnist's note: With the onset of spring in the Sweet Grass Hills there's a profusion of wildflowers along the roads and in the fields. I've always had an interest in wildflowers and...

 

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