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Recap of first semester for Terry Schools offered

By Casey Klasna
Terry Public Schools Superintendent

  The end of the first semester ended on January 16th and the second semester is in full swing.   Semester one went well and I am anticipating a successful second semester.  As Superintendent I am always looking for ways to improve the educational programs and the facilities at Terry Schools. The education programs offered are on track and teachers continue to seek ways to improve instruction.

 
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Being informed about organ donation may be first step in giving

By Michael Sterchi
Medical Column 

Lets begin the New Year with an important topic, the continuation of useful life by organ donation. Organ donation is available to everyone whenever the end of his or her life is at hand. 

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DCDV launches community stalking awareness campaign

  January is National Stalking Awareness Month, a time to focus on a crime that affects 3.4 million victims a year. This year’s theme — “Stalking: Know It. Name It. Stop It.” challenges the nation to fight this dangerous crime by learning more about it.

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No excuses, soil care will improve land, ag image and the bottom line

By Kathy Meidinger, USDA-NRCS
Soil Conservation Technician
 

  As evidenced by recent snowfall, winter weather is upon us. What better time to plan next year’s crops? It’s exciting to plan for next year’s crops, thinking of those crops growing, of budgets and the possibility of profit.  

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“I heard the bells on Christmas Day. Their old familiar carols play …”

By Jacob Hanneman
Christmas Message

  Those words were penned by one of America’s most famous poets — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.  You’ve heard the song; here’s the story. 

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Advancements in breast cancer treatments are being made

By Michael Sterchi, PhD, Ret.
Medical Column

  When the diagnosis of breast cancer is made, consultation with a breast specialist is necessary.

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Self exams can ensure early detection

Michael Sterchi, PhD, Ret.
Medical Column

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Choosing right supplemental plan aids cattle grazing on dormant pastures

Sharla Sackman, Prairie County Extension Agent
County Agent Corner

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Keystone proponent: Big difference in meetings at Glendive and DC

 Keystone proponent: Big difference in meetings at Glendive and DC


By Bob van der Valk

Truth and justice were absent at the raucous U.S. State Department hearing held in Washington DC on Friday, October 7, 2011 at 10 a.m.  My wife and I traveled from Terry, Montana in order to be heard at this important last hearing, in a series of nine — six of which were held in states along the path of the pipeline.

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Top 100 things to do in Terry, Montana


Visit the Scenic View Overlook north of Terry with its spectacular views of the Terry Badlands.

By Bob van der Valk

  1. Make your reservations early for activities on our www.visitterrymontana.com web site.

2. Breathe deep and feel the change in pace ... you are now on "Terry Time".
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