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 By Betty Munson    Opinion    November 23, 2022 

Moe & Gertie: Continued Correspondence

Moe replies to Gertie's letter Dear Gertie, Charlie's wife was mad as a hornet. "You," she charged, “A pillar of the community, had to go and get yourself in a fix like this. I'll never be able to live this down. I've a mind to go stay with my...

 

Sports leave Little Time for Hunting and Fishing

I fear organized sports are robbing our youth of their outdoor heritage. What with seasons and tournaments that run the entire school year, and summer sports camps, which fill in the void, there’s...

 
 By Pierre Bibbs    Opinion    November 23, 2022 

Last Week was Brutal! Things are Better Now

It seems that things are finally getting better in terms of my double-eye muscle surgery. Last Monday was intense. I was struggling pretty bad throughout the first week of recovery. My eyes were so dr...

 
 By Lori Taylor    Opinion    November 23, 2022 

Phillips County Museum News for Wednesday, November 23, 2022

With everyone talking about the elections, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas shopping, and that dreaded word, INFLATION, we thought it might be fun to look up what was going on in Phillips County in November of 1942. Trafton-Dorr was...

 
 By Eldora Henry    Opinion    November 23, 2022 

Dodson News for Wednesday, November 23, 2022

The Wapatau Center served a good Thanksgiving dinner on Wednesday in-house, and it was well attended. It was very cold, but everyone seemed to enjoy the social companionship and the good food. Terri...

 

Loring News for Wednesday, November 23, 2022

I had the best time watching those eastern bluebirds this past week. They have all taken off for warmer areas and I hope they stop again another year. Congratulations to the jamboree girls North...

 
 By Helen Austin    Opinion    November 23, 2022 

Whitewater News & Opinion for Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Editor’s Note: Due to the Post Office being closed we didn’t receive the WW News until Wednesday, Nov. 16, and we had already sent the paper to the printer. Nov. 16: Greetings from the North...

 

Moe & Gertie: Moe gets a reply

Gertie replies to Moe's letter Dear Moe, Upon receipt of your letter,I thought it best to inform you immediately of the latest Cornburg happenings. Cousin Obie is on the lam. It happened thisaway: Sigurd Olson opened his store one morning to find the...

 

Montana Weather--be careful what you wish for!

The weather finally changed. I should have written about it sooner. It seldom fails. Pen a column lamenting the endless days of clear skies and balmy temps, and by the time those words reach print...

 

Fixing the Laziest Muscle in my Body

I have to admit that I wasn’t as ready for my eye surgery as I thought! Last Tuesday, I went under the knife to fix my lazy eye, something that I have had since I was born. I had a surgery to help...

 

Dodson News for Wednesday, November 16, 2022

The cold has sure stayed in and is breaking records for this date all over. It is an awful lot of snow on the ground too and they predict more. In some places, the snowfall has been more in the low...

 

Loring News for Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Oh my goodness, you loyal readers, you won’t believe this! I’ve been watching five little birds for nearly a week now. At first, I wasn’t sure what kind they were, the sunlight makes it harder...

 

Remembering the veterans in the service then and now

Dear Editor, My Father Egil Solberg was in World War I, my brother Les and brother-in-law Bill Murdock were in uniform during the Korean Cold War in the 50's. My uncle Clarence was in uniform during World War II. Two of my aunts were "Rosie the...

 

Moe & Gertie: Senior Citizen Terminology

As written by Moe to his sister, Gertie Dear Gertie, Old Charlie went on a toot last week; he got hisself thrown in the hoosegow. And me along with him. His wife warned him about those speak-easys on easy street. But Charlie, being Charlie, paid no...

 

Hunting Season in Montana...get a clue!

The weather on the opening weekend of the general hunting season surprised more than a few folks. Hunters fled camps when snow collapsed their tents. Others awaited rescue after their vehicles got...

 

Whitewater News & Opinion for Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Beware of all scams, especially businesses and/or gas companies and heating. It is November 2022! Time flies. Happy Birthday to all including Joyce Donovan. Happy Anniversary to all celebrating. Here...

 

Dodson News for Wednesday, November 9, 2022

It has been such a change, but we have definitely changed from the very hot to the very cold. The new track is looking very nice, now if it just stays that way till spring when the grass starts...

 

Loring News for Wednesday, November 9, 2022

The moon is waxing at half-moon tonight! It will be growing until it is full. The bright light close to it is Jupiter. So pretty! The Mavericks are in the divisional tourney at Culbertson this...

 

North Country News for Wednesday, November 9, 2022

It’s time to put some logs on the fire. And then the time changes, Bah Humbug! Before you know it will be the holidays. Royce Strobbe (Lacey Beil’s girl) and Whit Ozark (Walter and Billie Sky) won All-around buckles at the Go Getters Rodeo. They...

 

New Election Cycle, Same Tired Refrain

Apparently desperate times call for desperate measures. Montana Supreme Court candidate James Brown (not the King of Soul) has recently started warning us that President Biden is coming for our jobs...

 

Whitewater News & Opinion for Wednesday, November 2, 2022

VOTE! Election Day is November 8, 2022. GO VOTE!! Sympathy to Lu Besel and family of Whitewater. Her sister Carol Williams (Dan Williams) of Landusky, passed away. Congratulations to the Whitewater...

 

Dodson News for Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Thirty-seven of my children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren came from all over to honor me with a 90th birthday party. This was a day I sincerely thought I would never see. The only down of th...

 

Loring News for Wednesday, November 2, 2022

The northern lights were really bright one day this week. Of course, they could have been out every night, but I just saw them once! I met an old friend in Malta for lunch on Thursday and gave her a...

 

I Long for Days of Driving Snow and Freezing Cold

I try to avoid writing about the weather because it usually changes when I do. Here’s hoping it works this time. Since bird season opened on Sept. 1 nearly every day has been clear, sunny, and warm....

 

Whitewater News & Opinion for Wednesday, October 26, 2022

There were volleyball games Thursday evening, then there were basketball games on Friday. Harlem and Dodson were the opponents. Saturday there was a bridal shower/or meet and greet for Jana Wisher...

 

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