Oil recovery workers from Swat Consulting recover oil from the ice on the Yellowstone River near Glendive. Workers recovered about 10 barrels of oily/water mixture Sunday, of which 50% is estimated to be oil.
A sonar survey of the Poplar Pipeline where it crosses the Yellowstone River near Glendive, MT shows that the pipeline is exposed on the river bed for approximately 50 feet near the site of the breach. At one point, the bottom of the river bed is about one foot (1 ft) below the pipeline.
A Bakken crude gathering system reported a pipeline leak near Glendive, Saturday, January 17th, leading to oil spilling into the Yellowstone River. An oil sheen has been noticed in the Yellowstone River approximately 15 miles from the spill site and was confirmed by Bill Salvin, spokes person from Bridger Pipeline.
The exact amount of the leak has not yet been determined but currently contractors are digging trenches on both sides of the Yellowstone River to install siphon valves in order to determine whether anymore crude oil is currently flowing through the pipeline.
Series offers an agenda to satisfy the interests of both men and women
The Prairie County Extension Service will host its annual MSU Extension Winter Series on Thursday, January 15th. The Winter Series offers an agenda to satisfy the interests of both men and women. Winter Series is made possible by sponsors Prairie County Chamber of Commerce and Stockman Bank.
The Terry Alumni Basketball Games will be held Saturday, December 27, starting at 5pm at the High School Gymnasium.
An anonymous donor has contributed $100 in Chamber Bucks for the First Annual Christmas Run on Tuesday, Dec. 16, with prizes being allocated for 1st place, $75 in Chamber Bucks, 2nd place, $50, and 3rd place, $25.
The run promises to be an exciting new event to the Terrific Terry Tuesday night fun! Modeled after a poker run, participants are invited to sign up at Prairie Abstract any time after 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 16, for a $1 entry fee. Participants build their hands by visiting participating retail businesses around town and drawing a free card.
On Sunday, Dec. 7, Evelyn Cameron Heritage, Inc. will be hosting its first annual Evelyn Cameron Christmas Store for preschool age through 6th graders. Parents are invited to drop off their kids at the Evelyn Cameron Heritage Center on 204 Laundre Ave. while they do a little Christmas shopping of their own at local businesses around town.
Terrific Tuesdays kicks off Dec. 2
It’s time to simply “Let It Be Christmas” in Terry, with the Prairie County Chamber of Commerce sponsored Terrific Tuesdays, and other events coming this holiday season. With a nod to singer Alan Jackson’s song, the theme “Let It Be Christmas” will anchor both traditional and new events in Terry this December.
On Terrific Tuesdays, many businesses will stay open until 7 p.m. to allow customers extra time to shop. The schedule of events includes:
By Kay Braddock
When Milly Ross sat down to write her memoir she would later recall the primary motivation propelling the project.
Author recalls steps to building a memoir
By Kay Braddock
When Karen Stevenson agreed to write the memoir of Elsie Fox neither woman knew definitively the project’s destination – or, for that matter, the twists and turns the two would ride through in the subsequent three years.