The week of June 21 – June 27, 2009 has been declared the thirteenth annual “National Mosquito Control Awareness Week” by the American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA). During “Mosquito Week” the AMCA’s goal is to educate the general public about the significance of mosquitoes in their daily lives and the important service provided by mosquito control workers throughout the United States and worldwide.
The public is invited to join a community Flag Day Celebration in Murn Park on Sunday, June 14 at 2 p.m.
The Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery have begun their summer season hours, according to museum board member Carol Larsen.
Montana Stock Growers Association will celebrate its 125th anniversary “back where it all began” in Miles City, June 10-14.
Members of the Friends of Makoshika are proud to host the 20th annual Buzzard Day in Makoshika State Park on Saturday, June 13.
By Kay Braddock
Members of the Prairie County Transportation Committee will be meeting Thursday at the Prairie County Courthouse to approve transportation contracts and review existing bus routes for Terry Schools.
The USDA’s Farm Service Agency announced that farmer and rancher candidate nominations begin June 15 for the local Farm Service Agency county committees.
By Jessica Benz
The two remaining members of the Prairie County Board of Commissioners interviewed potential candidates as they worked towards filling the seat vacated by Bill Leach.
Terry’s annual fly-in days organized by Prairie Unique owners Dale and Kathy Galland will be held at the Prairie County Airport June 13 and 14. The event, which draws in over 40 radio control airplane enthusiasts from around the state and region, will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday and continue until dark. On Sunday the fly-in will run from 8 a.m. until noon.