Montana History

Memorial Day Weekend In The North Country
Monday, Memorial Day services for the Galata area will include services at Trinity at 7:30, Galata at 8:15, Devon at 8:45 & Dunkirk at 9:15. Tomorrow, SUNDAY, in North Toole County, services will be at 9 at the Legion Hall in Sweet Grass followed by the Sweet Grass Cemetery, t…
It Began As Decoration Day
It's Memorial Day weekend under our Montana Big Sky. There will be Memorial Day services out at the Valley View Cemetery (by Shopko) at 10 o'clock Monday morning, & 11 o'clock, at Mountain View here in Shelby. Down in Conrad, services will be at 11 at the Hillside Cemetery plo…
No Snow No Problem
Big Sky Resort is charging into the summer season with tons of FUN & sun-filled activities. How about an aerial tram ride to Montana's highest scenic overlook at 11,1666 feet on a Lone Peak Expedition? There's also golfing, ziplining, skeet shooting, downhill biking PLUS more!…
A Blossoming Good Time
Hats off & a "Tip of R Towers" to the dedicated volunteers who plant AND care for all the planters & flowers containers that line Roosevelt Highway, Oilfield Avenue, Main Street & Central Avenue. No doubt about it...these BEAUTIFUL flowers & shrubs b…
The Ceremony Is TODAY!
The Conrad High School Awards presentation is set to commence at 1:30 THIS afternoon (Wednesday.) Today's honors will take place in the Conrad High School Auditorium. What a milestone this is in our young people's lives. CONGRADUATIONS all...
Eat Your Vegetables
Sage advise for sure & THIS weekend, The RECC's program will be having their Annual Garden Plant Sale! TONS of cucumbers, tomatoes, peppers, pumpkins, cabbage, cauliflower & other plants will be ON SALE & available out in front of our Shelby High School. The hours ...
Back 2 Yellowstone
I'll be up at my usual Tuesday night hangout tonight, the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby. We'll be reading MORE Montana History as we learn about the TRAGIC Yellowstone earthquake. We're about a quarter way into the book, "The 1959 Yellowstone Earthquake" by L…
Del’s Music Will B Swell
The Liberty County Senior Center over in Chester will come ALIVE with the sound of music this coming Tuesday. Del Longquist will be providing the music during lunch on Tuesday at the senior center. Del's last name is "LONG" & so Del's talent & experti…
It’s About RESPONSBILE Reform!
For the NEXT 5 Tuesdays, "The Blackfeet for Responsible Reform" will be continuing their community meetings. The meetings are being held in ALL 4 Blackfeet District Communities. Next Tuesday's meeting on May 23rd, will be held in Heart Butte in the Brown Building, the June 6th meeting will…
They Sure R Busy
"Busy" must be their middle name out at Ringside Ribs here in Shelby. Earlier on today, I blogged about the Toole County Mental Health Advisory Board meeting set for tomorrow (Thursday) afternoon at Ringside. NOW, tonight (Wednesday,) Ringside will be hosting the Shelby B…
We’re On 4 Tomorrow
The Toole County Mental Health Advisory Board will be having their monthly meeting tomorrow (Thursday) at High Noon out at Ringside Ribs here in Shelby. By the conclusion of tomorrow afternoon's meeting, the board will have reviewed progress on goals & will have chosen the next pri…
A Piece Of Shredded Wheat
That's how Neil Mellblom, a reporter for "Time and Life," wrote about the road 3 miles north of West Yellowstone after the 1959 Yellowstone earthquake. He wrote that asphalt was spread as far as a foot in many places & the driving surface dipped east to west …

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