By Richard Scheetz
Do your lawn, corn, sugar beets or other crops need to be watered? How do you know? How much water have the plants used since the last rain, or irrigation? I can’t even begin to estimate that amount; fortunately there is help.
USDA has a cost-share program available to help ranchers treat grasshopper infestations this summer. Shayne Galford from USDA is requesting information from ranchers that are worried about grasshopper populations this summer and may be interested in treatment.
By Charlie Denison
Janos Lengyel of Hungary didn’t know what to think when he arrived in the unfamiliar territory of Montana.
Negotiations look to be in the works regarding the unfair labor practice charge filed by the Terry Teachers Association, MEA-MFT against the Terry Public School of Trustees and Superintendent Charles Deisher.
Ryan Ketchum confirmed Tuesday that he has accepted a position with the Sidney Police Department. Ketchum, who filed as a candidate for Prairie County Sheriff, began work as a patrolman on May 3. He interviewed for the job a week before accepting the position.
By Cindy Mullet
At a meeting of the Custer Country board Thursday, budget and marketing plans were proposed, several board positions were filled and the controversy centering on a review by the Attorney General’s office of the request for proposal process used by the tourism promotion corporation for the printing of its 2010 Custer Country Vacation Guide was addressed.
From Terry High School
If you had to write a play about your life, would it be boring? Would it be filled with wild characters or ordinary people? Unfortunately, Michelle’s life has been anything but interesting. Thus begins this year’s Junior/Senior Play.
By Cindy Mullet
After trying for more than a year to resolve a dispute over compensation from insurance purchased in 2008 under the Group Risk Plan Rangeland pilot program, a group of local ranchers has contracted with a Bismarck law firm to assist in the process.
Seven candidates have thrown their name into the hat for the hospital district seat. The current term expires May 31. Along with incumbent Barb Sackman other candidates include Glenda Ueland, Bob van der Valk, Gary Pfiefle, Michael Sterchi, Ron Tibbetts and Scott Carlton.
Brian Morast and Jason Higgins will serve another term as trustees for the Terry Public School District. Voters made that decision at the May 4 election.
Published May 5, 2010