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North Central Montana Road Closures

Glacier County:

  • Pardue Road Closed
  • Johnson Road Closed
  • Welch Road Closed
  • BIA Route 1 Browning to Heart Butte is open, but water is running across the road at Heart Butte
  • Several other rural roads are closed, but posted, watch for signs

More counties after the jump:

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A TIME TO BE SERIOUS AND CONCERNED

just returned from Minnesota last evening and initially thought I would blog a little about my visit to the Mayo Clinic and also mention that I'll be reading Montana History this evening (Tuesday) at the Marias Heritage Center but I think the dominant thing on all our minds at this time is the rain, the water, and the floods we are facing

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Waterspouts Form Off Australian Coast [VIDEO]

Mother Nature threw Australian residents a curve ball Monday when four waterspouts, well, sprouted off the New South Wales coast.

Cameras caught the stunning - and admittedly scary-looking - event, which occurred just north of Sydney. (A local news station claimed the spouts reached upwards of 600 meters, or nearly 2,000 feet.)

Check out video footage of the waterspouts after the jump.

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It’s All About Agriculture

Probably here in the Golden Triangle, we pay rapt attention to agriculture because it is our lifeline, and really. our country's lifeline. Agriculture is what the Golden Triangle is all about. Brady area farmer Gary Gollehon reports that Kansas and Oklahoma recently received anywhere from an inch or two of rain.

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HERE COMES HELEN

Helen Elliot's blowing into town this afternoon and she'll be stopping by the Puffman Show at 2:30 with some really exciting news about tonight's special concert at the beautiful Orpheum Theatre in Conrad. It's a "Celtic (C pronounced with a K sound) Co

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Montana Winter
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Winter? Again? REALLY?

Well, it looks like Winter is back for the second day of spring.  I'm having a little trouble with that.  We've got cabin fever BAD at my house.  How about you?  What are you doing to try to beat the inevitable blahs from the continued winter?  The web has some ideas, but I'm in such a bad mood, none of them sound good to me (with the possible exception of just getting out of here!)  There are sites that recommend you CLEAN YOUR CLOSET,

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Magnitude 8.9 Strong Earthquake Jolts Northern Japan
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Beware Phony Tsunami Aid Scams!

This from the Associated Press:

"UNDATED (AP) - Scammers already are trying to take advantage of the outpouring of compassion  following Japan's earthquake and tsunami disaster. Let it be a warning for the charity-minded to be on the lookout for phony aid appeals. FBI spokeswoman Jenny Shearer says one fraudulent scheme involves an e-mail claiming to be from the British Red Cross and seeks donations via wire transfers. Legitimate charities don't make requests for wire transfers. There are a number of online resources to check out charities. Online: Better Business Bureau, http://www.bbb.org; the Foundation Center,  http://www.foundationcenter.org, a New York-based authority on philanthropy; or Charity Navigator

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Magnitude 8.9 Strong Earthquake Jolts Northern Japan
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How You Can Help Victims of Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami

Many of you are wondering how you can help the Japanese people, in the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that has struck the island nation. Here are some organizations involved in the rescue and recovery effort that you can donate to.

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BACK TO THE YACK BEFORE THEY HIT THE SACK

It's Tuesday and that means I'll be stopping by the Marias Heritage Center in Shelby tonight to read Montana history. We are about three quarters way through the book that so beautifully describes growing up and living in the Yaak

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CROSS OVER THE BRIDGE..UH, THE TRACKSCROSS OVER THE BRIDGE..UH, THE TRACKS

Our Shelby viaduct remains half open and half closed thanks to a semi-truck snafu earlier in the week. The department of transportation says repair work will begin next month weather permitting. Once the repairs start, the bridge and roadway under the viaduct will be closed for about two weeks

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POLASKY COMES TO THE SILVER SCREEN

Well I guess it would be the "square screen" but none-the-less, our favorite weatherman appears to have his own statewide television program Sunday mornings on KRTV, channel 3 out of Great Falls. I happened upon this television endeavor Sunday morning in the 9 o'clock hour

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Wind Damage
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The Roof is INTACT…

In a call with the Browning Schools Administration this morning, KSEN has a follow-up on the story regarding damage to the new High School in Browning.

The roof is intact!  However, there was some damage to things that are ON the roof as well as the loss of some siding

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