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Three County Schools hold Graduations

Dodson High School Graduation Friday, May 19, 2017 A total of four seniors earned their high school diplomas at the Dodson High School Graduation on Friday, May 19, at the school's gymnasium and...

Birth Announcements for May 21, 2017: Maiko Rose Wong

Maiko Rose Wong received a joyful welcome from her parents and brother (Corbet, Angela, and Dorian Wong)! Maiko (Japanese for "dancing child") was born May 4, 2017, in Bangkok, Thailand. Her grandparents are John and Janice Roberts of Malta, and...

Dodson School honors Kielb

Of the nearly 90 awards passed out at the Dodson Junior High and High School Awards night last Tuesday in Dodson, the eldest person honored was the long-time voice of Phillips County, KMMR owner Greg ...

Malta Cemetery News for May 24, 2017

The Malta Cemetery District is getting ready for Memorial Day Weekend. Watering, mowing and trimming will continue through May 25th. A map and directory to aid in finding grave sites will be available in the northwest corner of the cemetery. If...

Memories for May 21, 2017

100 years ago 1917 War garden were the rage. "Sow and Save" was the local war cry but patriots were advised to cut out the wild oats. ß ß ß Local news was scarce but we read that Miss. Kitty...

Mustangs send two to state

The Malta Mustangs were only able to score a few points in last Saturday’s Northern B Divisional at Scottie Field in Glasgow. The team placed tenth at the meet. The team will be taking two athletes ...

Boys compete at Eastern C

The Saco Panthers, Whitewater Penguins and Dodson Coyotes were all represented in the Eastern C Divisional in Wolf Point last Thursday. The Penguins took eighth with 27 points and Saco tied for tenth ...

Girl's Eastern C Divisional

The Women’s Eastern C Divisional took place last Thursday and three Phillips County Track teams placed athletes that will go on to State this weekend. Westby-Grenora (Mon-Dak) took first at the...

Golfers at state meet

The season has ended for Phillips County golf teams as Malta and Saco both had golfers in their respective State Meets last week. Sophomore Kloie Marks was Malta’s lone golfer at the 2017 State...

Curious about chickens in City

Dear Editor, I find it curious indeed that a small rural town like Malta, which prides itself on its agricultural heritage, rugged individualism, self-reliance, and disdain of governmental regulation would reject such a fundamental idea of the...

The better-half knows I'm lazy

I used to fight it and try to look busy, feigning ambition when I had none. Whenever I was asked what I was doing I would reply appropriately. “Oh, I’m getting ready to do this or that,” I...

Now I own a tractor

Somehow, something that was a tedious and sometimes strenuous chore became an experience that I never saw coming. My wife and I had been talking about upgrading our mower that cost me a whopping $35...

Special prosecutor and special election

Dear Editor, By now I am sure you know I am not a fan of Trump. I own a t-shirt that states "This shirt doesn't have enough room to list all that is wrong with the Trump administration." Being frustrated with a president that continuously whines...

M-ettes headed to state

The Malta M-ettes took fourth place with 75 points as a team in the highly competitive Northern B Track and Field Invitational last Saturday at Scottie Field in Glasgow. Glasgow won the meet with...

Timothy Michael Young

Timothy Michael Young passed away on May 14, 2017 of natural causes while camping at Zortman, Mont. He was born on June 13, 1983 in Albuquerque, N.M., to Terry E. Young and Debra Stenswick Young. He ...

Arthur A. (Sonny) Olson

Arthur A. (Sonny) Olson age 74 of Malta, Mont., died May 16, 2017 at Phillips County Hospital. He was born June 20, 1942 in Glasgow, Mont., to Joyce K. and Armand A. Tremblay. He attended school at...

Leone Durocher Rasmussen

urocher Rasmussen passed away peacefully in her sleep in Broomfield, Colo. Her 97 years on earth has had a huge impact on all of those who she leaves behind. She now joins all of those in heaven who...

Phillips County Sheriff's Report for May 24, 2017

May 6, 2017 2:46 a.m. Deputy reported a door left open on a local church; Deputy checked out the building and all found to be okay; door locked up. 5:19 a.m. 911 received requesting assistance for a female who was lost; location determined to be on...

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OBITUARIES

Arthur A. (Sonny) Olson

Arthur A. (Sonny) Olson age 74 of Malta, Mont., died May 16, 2017 at Phillips County Hospital. He was born June 20, 1942 in Glasgow, Mont., to Joyce K. and Armand A. Tremblay. He attended school at...

SPORTS

Girl's Eastern C Divisional

The Women’s Eastern C Divisional took place last Thursday and three Phillips County Track teams placed athletes that will go on to State this weekend. Westby-Grenora (Mon-Dak) took first at the...

OBITUARIES

Leone Durocher Rasmussen

urocher Rasmussen passed away peacefully in her sleep in Broomfield, Colo. Her 97 years on earth has had a huge impact on all of those who she leaves behind. She now joins all of those in heaven who...

OPINION

M-ettes headed to state

The Malta M-ettes took fourth place with 75 points as a team in the highly competitive Northern B Track and Field Invitational last Saturday at Scottie Field in Glasgow. Glasgow won the meet with...

NEWS

Three County Schools hold Graduations

Dodson High School Graduation Friday, May 19, 2017 A total of four seniors earned their high school diplomas at the Dodson High School Graduation on Friday, May 19, at the school's gymnasium and...

OBITUARIES

Timothy Michael Young

Timothy Michael Young passed away on May 14, 2017 of natural causes while camping at Zortman, Mont. He was born on June 13, 1983 in Albuquerque, N.M., to Terry E. Young and Debra Stenswick Young. He...

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