Guest Opinion


Recap given on museum basement decision

Submitted by the Prairie County Board of Commissioners

      This column addresses to the community of Prairie County to clarify the Board of Prairie County Commissioners decision to attempt to correct the Museum’s water issue in the basement by converting the basement to a crawl space.

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Rethink terms — funds directed to Eastern MT are an investment, not aid

By Chad Kundson
Guest Column

  On the rare occasion of a gubernatorial fly-in, I was compelled to join the crowd at City Hall last week to witness Gov. Steve Bullock’s “big announcement.”

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S.D. storm inspires Terry native to pen poem describing loss

  The storm came in hard and fast, 

Like nothing anyone remembers from the past.
First came the rain, so cold and wet, 
At this point, nobody would fret.
Then came lots of snow,
And the wind began to blow.
The rancher began to pace,
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Some things are too hard to do alone

By Eldon Toews
Living Way Fellowship

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Local representation essential on topics covered during visit to DC 

By Todd Devlin
Prairie County Commissioner

         I went to Washington DC this last week for four days. The reason for the trip was to address issues with:

1)  Bureau of Land Management and United States Fish & Wildlife Service on the Sage Grouse.
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The Reformation wasn’t about change

By Pastor Jacob Hanneman
Trinity Lutheran Church

 Then I saw another angel flying in midair, and he had the eternal gospel to proclaim to those who live on the earth — to every nation, tribe, language and people. 7 He said in a loud voice, “Fear God and give him glory, because the hour of his judgment has come. Worship him who made the heavens, the earth, the sea and the springs of water.” (Revelation 14:6, 7) 

 
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Terry Schools following “Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010”

Restricting ‘seconds’ causing biggest concern in federally mandated program


By Casey Klasna
Terry Schools Superintendent

  With the new school year came new changes, especially in school food. This article will focus on the new changes to the school nutrition programs that the Terry School District and districts nationwide are required to implement.  

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Don’t cut corners when it comes to installing child safety seats

By Dan Killoy

  The old axiom that a picture is worth a thousand words has been forever pressed into my mind after seeing the aftermath of a horrific car accident involving my daughter-in-law and my 1-year-old twin granddaughters last month. 

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Change in sage grouse numbers is due to federal mismanagement

By Todd Devlin

  It is time Prairie County citizens know what is going on at the national level with local governments and the National Association of Counties position on the Greater Sage Grouse. As a member of the National Association of Counties Public Lands Steering Committee, I introduced two resolutions this July at the National Association of Counties Annual Conference in Pittsburgh concerning the Greater Sage Grouse.  

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Town of Terry will benefit from increased protection zoning offers

By Town of Terry Mayor Ron Kiosse & Charles Deisher Zoning  Commission Chairman

  Recently, I had submitted a column in the Terry Tribune discussing the Growth Policy that is currently underway for the Town of Terry.  Today I would like to take some time to discuss the potential adoption of zoning subsequent to completion of the Growth Policy.  

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