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Ups & Downs At The Circus

I'll be up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby tonight (Tuesday), reading MORE Montana History. We're about half way done having fun with Lee Rostad's rollicking read, "Three Ringlings In Montana; Circus Trains to Cattle Ranches

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The Canyon Community Church and the Glacier View 4-H Club made treats and thank-you notes for Wildland Firefighters. The Firefighters signed the notes with their own expressions of thanks. (Photo Jonathan Christian Moor)
The Canyon Community Church and the Glacier View 4-H Club made treats and thank-you notes for Wildland Firefighters. The Firefighters signed the notes with their own expressions of thanks. (Photo Jonathan Christian Moor)
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Sheep Fire Update 8-31-15 8:30am – Hwy 2 Open, Essex Evacuation Order Lifted

At 6 a.m. this morning Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry lifted the mandatory evacuation order for Essex and the surrounding area and placed the community back to the ‘Set’ Stage of the Ready, Set, Go evacuation model

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Harpeth Hall
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It’s Older Than I Am

During the final days of the Civil War, Dr. William Ward & his wife, Eliza Ward, envisioned a school for your women in Nashville that would evolve into 1 of the nation's most prestigious institutions. As

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Skylar Browning & Jeremy Watterson's Montana Baseball History
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Rounding The Bases In Big Sky Country

The Wild West had nothing on Montana's 1st baseball games. Fights, booze, cheating & gambling fueled our state's inaugural professional league in 1892. The turn of the century brought star-studded barnstorming tours & threats of bloodshed. Big Sk

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it's in the cards
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It’s In The Cards

,Our Marias Heritage Center will be holding their infamous Card Party this afternoon (Monday) & the entire community is invited! They'll cut the cards & start the FUN at 1:30 SHARP today up at the Heritage. There'

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The Exercise Factor
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Get Moving Montana

The creator of "Get America Moving," Jim Kirwan, is out with, in my opinion, one of the most ambitious books ever! His new book is, "The Exercise Factor," & it's up for grabs this afternoon (Monday) on Puffman Musical Trivia. Be

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National Radio Day
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Thursday Is National Radio Day

This Thursday, August 20th, is National Radio Day. National Radio Day is a time to honor 1 of the most LONGSTANDING electronic media & its role in our everyday lives. Radio delivers information, news, entertainment (like the Puffman Show!) & company to thousands of Montanans & millions of Americans every hour of every day. We invite

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Secrets Managing Information Assets in the Age of Cyberespionage
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Secrets? You Bet

Most of us assume that corporate espionage & digital theft of trade secrets rarely occur outside of technology, retail, & finance. But as the recent hacking of the Houston Astros' internal computer network...alleg

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Crews working on the Sucker Creek Fire, north of Lincoln in the Helena National Forest. 8-13-15 (USFS Photo)
Crews working on the Sucker Creek Fire, north of Lincoln in the Helena National Forest. 8-13-15 (USFS Photo)
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Fire Updates: Lightning Sparks 66 Fires in Northern Rockies Region

A prolonged drought and thunderstorms are an explosive combination. There are 188 fires burning in the western U.S. today, including 66 in the Northern Rockies. Here is the latest on those closest to us:
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HELENA NATIONAL FOREST

The Sucker Creek Fire north of Lincoln has grown to 13-hundred acres in the past 24 hours, pushed by hot, dry, windy  weather, and the abundance of available  snags and dry fuels. Several homes a

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the war was over
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They Waited Until The War Was Over

I've come up with a Puffman Sports Trivia question for tomorrow (Saturday) morning on a couple of winning big league pitchers from years gone by AFTER World War 11, the Big One! I hope you can join me at 7:30 for a chance to WIN Dick Flavin's "Red Sox Rhymes; Verses and Curses

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Ringling Bros Circus
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Circus Night At The Marias Heritage Ctr

I'll be up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby tonight (Tuesday) to read & share more Montana History. Last week, we started the book, "Three Ringlings in Montana; Circus trains to Cattle Ranches" by author & historian Lee Rostad. It's t

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living & sleeping in a van
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Staying in NYC For $22 A Night

I read that travelers can go to New York City, & for $22 a night, can stay/sleep in a parked van for $22 a night! You get a spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline from across the East River in Queens. In

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