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BR employee addresses board on figures presented

 By Kay Braddock

 
Buffalo Rapids machinist Strad Benjamin questioned wage and benefit figures presented at the BR annual meeting held earlier this month.
“I really kind of take offense at this,” Benjamin said of the handouts given to those who attended the annual meeting in Glendive. 
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Community Thanksgiving meal offers festive flare and home-style menu

  Organizers of the community Thanksgiving meal are anticipating another good turn out for their annual buffet meal and with 62 people already signed up to attend, they may just have their expectations fulfilled.

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Downtown readies to ring in holiday spirit

  With the holiday season drawing near, downtown Terry businesses are gearing up for the popular Terrific Tuesday events. Familiar and new activities have been planned for this year’s Tuesday night festive affairs.

Participating businesses will be open until 7 p.m. each Tuesday in December through Christmas. 
Terrific Tuesday events include:
 
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Research seeks information on eastern Montana military women

 By Amanda Breitbach-Ragsdale
Yellowstone Newspapers

        The Miles City Women's Club has been collecting the names, photos and stories of women from eastern Montana who have served in the armed forces for over a year.

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Insurance won’t cover school’s legal fees

 

By Kay Braddock
 
Legal fees accumulated by Terry Schools in response to an unfair labor practice charge are not covered by the school’s insurance.  
During a 20-minute insurance policy coverage presentation at the Oct. 26 school board meeting, insurance agent Dale Hellman explained the difference between a lawsuit and an unfair labor charge.
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BR employee benefits addressed

 By Kay Braddock

 
 
Buffalo Rapids member-at-large commissioner Ric Holden presented a detailed “snapshot picture” of employee wages and benefits at the irrigation project’s annual meeting in Glendive.
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Water rates, finances covered at BR annual meeting

 By Jamie Ausk-Crisafulli
Yellowstone Newspapers

        Buffalo Rapids Irrigation Project water users attended the BR Board of Control annual meeting Nov. 3 to hear what board members had to report concerning the financial state of the irrigation project and what was in store for the future of Buffalo Rapids.

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Voters decide: Kiosse will be new mayor


       In a voter turnout most cities could only aspire to reach, over 70 percent of registered voters turned out in both Ward I and Ward II for the municipal election. 

In a four-person mayoral race, including one write-in candidate, Ronald Kiosse finished with 214 votes.  
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Commissioners, landowner meet to negotiate use of road

 By Kay Braddock

 
For the first time since the Scenic View Road issue began two years ago, Prairie County commissioners, representatives of the Bureau of Land Management and landowner Michael Karrels sat down together to negotiate use of the 7-mile dirt road that leads to a popular overlook of the Terry Badlands north of Terry. 
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Speaker shares anti-drug, positive self image message

 By Kay Braddock

       “No doubt about it, each one of you will have a dream.” 

That was the opening message presented last week to junior high and high school students by motivational speaker Lance Lanning. He continued, “But you don’t reach your dreams overnight.” 
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