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 By Pierre Bibbs    News    July 19, 2017 

Two Way Crossing excited about playing the P.C. Fair

On Friday, August 4, the 102nd Phillips County Fairgrounds will be the site of plenty of musical talent that includes an up-and-coming country music band that moved halfway across the country to...

 By Pierre Bibbs    News    July 19, 2017 

School board okays updated ways to pay

The Malta School District held their Board Meeting last Wednesday, July 12 The school board approved a credit and debit payment option on their infinite campus system. The move to credit card...


Fire restrictions announced by P.C. Commissioners


 By Pierre Bibbs    News    July 19, 2017 

City Council meeting that could spell fate of the City Pool

A special meeting is scheduled in regards to the City Pool on Tuesday, August 8 at the City Hall gymnasium in Malta at 7:00 p.m. Three of five mayoral candidates were in attendance, earning a nod...


P.C. Sheriff urges residents to observe before calling in 'fire'

Because of the increased fire danger and fire calls, the Phillips County Fire Department will not be dispatched to calls of smoke in an area. If you suspect there is a fire please call Phillips County Dispatch to see if it is yet reported, but also... Full story

 By Kathy Bagley    News    July 19, 2017 

RSA receives Grant Award from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

LOCATION (June 26, 2017) – Ranchers Stewardship Alliance, Inc. (RSA) has been awarded a $300,000 conservation grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), RSA’s president Leo Barthelmess announced. Additional matching funds of...

 By Russell Snedigar    News    July 19, 2017 

Emergency haying and grazing on conservation reserve program lands is now authorized

USDA’s Farm Service Agency announced that Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has authorized emergency haying on Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) lands beginning July 16 through Aug. 30, 2017 for counties in Montana, North Dakota, and South...

 By Russell Snedigar    News    July 19, 2017 

Livestock Producers in Phillips County May Be Eligible for the Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP)

As of July 6, 2017, Phillips County has met the extreme drought (D3) criteria on the U.S. Drought Monitor and livestock producers in the county are eligible to sign up for the Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP). Applications are required for...

 News    July 19, 2017 

Card News for July 19, 2017

Whist On Tuesday, July 11, Leonard Leader won with a score of 46. Clarence Jacobson took a close second with 41 points. Traveling Prize went to Lou Olson. Hi-Line Whist On Tuesday, July 11, Pearl and Curt defeated Clara and Delores by a score of...

 By Sarah Osmundson    News    July 19, 2017 

Malta News for July 19, 2017

Retired teacher, Deanna Bergstrom of Harlem, Mont. was chosen as Sr. Citizen of Blaine County this year in recognition of the volunteer work and significant contributions in the area. She lists her hobbies as knitting and quilting, including...

 By Lori Taylor    News    July 19, 2017 

Phillips County Museum News for July 19, 2017

While doing a search for genealogy I came cross a story I thought would be interesting to tell. Thunder and lightning are common place events during the month of July in Phillips County as they were also in 1934. So, let’s travel back to the...

 By Dixie Stordahl    News    July 19, 2017 

Loring News for July 19, 2017

Loring got two sprinkles this last week, about one tenth all together. Better than nothing! The air was cleaned and smelled good! The temperatures are still in the 90’s every day. Dixie Stordahl...


Phillips County Sheriff's Report for July 19, 2017

June 27, 2017 3:12 a.m. Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9pm tonight. 6:19 a.m. Local convenience store requested law enforcement assistance with a male “outside arguing with himself”; Undersheriff responded to the call; male found to b...

 By Helen Austin    News    July 19, 2017 

Whitewater News for July 19, 2017

Sympathy to those who lost family lately. Sympathy to all who lost land or property in the “July” Fire of Zortman and Landusky. A “Shout Out” to all the fire fighters and those who helped...

 By Eldora Henry    News    July 19, 2017 

Dodson News for July 19, 2017

Polly Solberg attended a meeting in Malta on Wednesday. Dora Henry spent Wednesday in Havre having her car looked after, medical and shopping. Bill Henry and one of his workmen stopped to check on his mom, Dora Henry, on Friday. Bill has been worried...

 By Mark Hebert    News    July 19, 2017 

Yesterday's Phillips County News Memories for July 19, 2017

100 years ago July 12, 1917 Some 1,000 acres were hailed out on Alkali Creek during the week. Those suffering total crop losses were William Radunz, Herman Lucht, John Lundstrom, William Holzheimer,...

 News    July 19, 2017 

Schmoeckel's Boot submission draws praise from State Convention

Carolyn Schmoeckel, District President for the American Legion Auxiliary, recently attended State Convention in Billings. The AMA Post 57 competed in the decorated boot entry with the one in the...

 News    July 19, 2017 

Malta Irrigation announces shut down due to lack of water

Due to the ongoing drought and wind over the last couple of months, Malta Irrigation will be shutting down for the season between the dates of August 10th -15th while the Fresno Reservoir will be shutting down starting August 3rd. Seepage and... Full story

 By Pierre Bibbs    News    July 19, 2017 

H.G. Robinson House Flower Show

The interior of the H.G. Robinson House was the site of the annual Dirt Daubers Garden Club Standard Flower Show, while the backyard was host to the Phillips County Museum Antique & Collectible...

 By Mark Hebert    News    July 12, 2017

Tri-Agency Task Force meeting on dangerous drugs

An audience of 43 people attended a Monday meeting hosted by the Malta Boys and Girls Club which featured Tri-Agency Task Force Agent Jon Ritterbach who talked about drug use and sales in Phillips...

 By Anne Boothe    News    July 12, 2017

MOI executive, board still leaning toward renovations

Over the past two years the Board of Directors and Executive, Director Don Nevrivy of Malta Opportunities, Inc. has been engaged in a planning process and worked with Ballantyne Design Associates (an...

 By Mark Hebert    News    July 12, 2017

'July Fire' near Zortman reaches 10,542 acres, 50% containment

Derek Oshio and his family nearly always spend the Independence Day holiday at the Lori Nagel place in Zortman, and this July 3rd, that is where the brood found themselves when a fire erupted at the...

 By Mark Hebert    News    July 12, 2017

Trial by Fire first act of three at PC Fair Grandstand Concert

Trial by Fire will be opening for themselves at the Phillips County Fair? Technically, yes. On Saturday, August 5, the headlining act at the 102nd Annual Phillips County Fair will be Preston Brust... Full story

 By Pierre Bibbs    News    July 12, 2017

Family Matters, Todd's Tech couple for After Hours event

On Thursday, July 13, the latest in fashion and technology will collide as two locally owned businesses will be featured together for a Malta Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event. Family...


Robinson retracting withdrawal, back in Saco race

As the Phillips County News was headed to press on the morning of June 27 for the paper that week, Saco's Craig Robinson contacted the News office and reported that he was withdrawing from the race for a seat on the Saco Town Council (Roberta Christo...


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