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Articles from the January 29, 2021 edition

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Northern Pulse Growers Association elects McCabe as treasurer

Matt McCabe of Ekalaka was recently elected as treasurer by the Northern Pulse Growers Association board of directors at their January 21 meeting. McCabe farms with his family outside of Ekalaka, representing pulse producers from the southeastern...

 

Local students named to Sheridan College honor rolls

Over 315 students were named to the Sheridan College honor rolls for the fall 2020 semester, including Tori Tooke who was named to the President’s Honor Roll and Kimberlee Elmore who was named to the Vice President’s Honor Roll, both of Ekalaka....

 

4-H news

The Gumbo Gophers had their second meeting on January 22, at the Higgins' indoor arena. Members present were: Keenan McInerney, Zander Oliver, Selah and Suri Johnston, Alivia Foxley, Colyn Higgins,...

 

Treasury Department and IRS issuing prepaid Economic Impact Payment debit cards

Calls are being received at local Area Agencies on Aging reporting that a credit card arrived in the mail from “Money Network Financial” saying that they represent the US Treasury and to call to activate the card. These are legitimate cards....

 

Family farm and the big transition

Life transitions can and are most of the time a hard pill to swallow, especially when you are the one aging or giving up your life-long work. Keeping the family farm or ranch in the family is the ideal situation or hope of most producers. So, if you...

 

Cooking in the West

After a few hours in office, Joe Biden has signed executive orders that have angered Canada, diabetics, users of epipens, oil and gas workers, Keystone Pipeline workers, union laborers working on the border wall, Border Patrol, ranchers on our...

 

Conversations with God

Hello God, it’s me, Mara: You know, Lord, sometimes one runs across an article that reminds us of days gone by, how You ‘surround’ us with Your unfailing love. Sharing the article and Bible verse with a friend, Del, to her that also brought bac...

 

Legislative update

Hello from Helena, Week three is just about in the bag. Many are headed home, but Carol and I are anxiously awaiting the arrival of our son Brett, daughter-in-law Haley and our grandchildren: Bryn,...

 

Outfitter bill would forever change Montana hunting

Do you hunt with out of state family and friends? Do you hunt private lands without an outfitter or guide? Have you been applying for a Missouri River Breaks or Elkhorns bull tag for every single year? If so, you better pay attention. SB 143,...

 

Letter to the editor

In response to the opinion letter published in the Ekalaka Eagle on January 22, 2021 signed by Ryan Tooke, CEO of Dahl Memorial Hospital; Dale Diede, PA; Carla Dowdy PA; Alexandra Loudermilk, NP; and Darryl Espeland, DO, the Board of Carter County Co...

 

Montana's unemployment rate drops in December

Montana’s unemployment rate declined to 4.4% in December, down from 4.6% in November. Montana’s rate remains lower than the national rate of 6.7% in December. “While we’re encouraged that Montana’s unemployment rate remains lower than the n...

 

Extension releases MontGuide on quitclaim deeds

Montana State University Extension has released the MontGuide “Quitclaim Deeds in Montana.” According to Marsha Goetting, family economics specialist, a quitclaim deed is a legal form that allows an owner to transfer real property, like land or b...

 

Governor launches COVID-19 vaccine dashboard

On Monday, Governor Greg Gianforte launched the state's COVID-19 vaccine dashboard. "With over 77,000 safe and effective vaccine doses administered in Montana, we continue to make strides to protect...

 

Lady 'Dogs pick up pair of wins

On January 19th, the CCHS JV girls lost a game in Broadus. CCHS JV was outscored by Broadus JV in every quarter. Kendra Tooke scored the only two points for the Lady Bulldogs in the first quarter and...

 

Bulldogs win at Custer

Last Tuesday, CCHS JV boys lost a high scoring game in Broadus. The Bulldogs were down 16 points after the end of the first quarter and lost the game by 32. Eleven of the 12 Hawks players that were...

 

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