DCHS speech and drama competitors do well in Froid
The DCHS Forensics team competed in Froid on Dec. 2. Sickness was prevalent among competitors and many students across all schools had to drop, so the competition wasn't as tight as expected. Even so, all 12 DCHS competitors made top 8 in their events and all showed a lot of improvement in their individual performances.
Rajneeshpuram: A Cautionary Tale of Utopian Dreams and Conflict in Antelope, Oregon
In the early 1980s, the tranquil town of Antelope, Oregon, became the stage for one of the most extraordinary and contentious episodes in its history. The Rajneesh cult, led by Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, transformed the town with the establishment of Rajneeshpuram on a sprawling 64,000-acre ranch. The Rajneeshees, clad in their signature red attire, constructed a self-sufficient city complete with an airport, bringing their unconventional religious beliefs into sharp contrast with the local community's way of life.
Homestead, Montana: A Testament to the Great Northern Railway's Legacy
In the vast plains of Montana, a small town named Homestead once stood as a beacon of progress during the era when the Great Northern Railway stitched its way across the American landscape. Under the ambitious guidance of James J. Hill, the 'Empire Builder,' this railway network bridged Minnesota with the Pacific coast, invigorating the Northwest with newfound economic vitality. Homestead's strategic location made it an indispensable link in this chain, serving as a bustling hub for supplies and labor that propelled the railway's advance through the formidable Rockies.
Today the gas price is close to $3.3 in Grenora as of 2023-11-30. Find the available station near you.
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Dagmar, Montana: Echoes of the Past in America's Modern Ghost Town
Nestled in the northeastern corner of Sheridan County, Montana, the enigmatic town of Dagmar stands as a modern testament to the bygone era of Danish pioneers. Established in 1906, this once-thriving settlement now possesses the mysterious charm of a ghost town, its dwindling population and rural setting creating a tableau that beckons history enthusiasts and adventurers. While the closure of its school in 1996 marked the fading heartbeat of the community, Dagmar continues to thrive in memory and spirit, offering a serene glimpse into a simpler time through its historic general store and post office.
Froid, Montana: The Singular Heritage of a Uniquely Named Town
In the northeastern plains of Montana, the small town of Froid stands as a singular testament to its French-Canadian roots and the stark winters that shaped its name. 'Froid,' meaning 'cold' in French, was chosen to reflect the biting chill of Montana's winters, a familiar experience for the French-Canadian settlers who founded the town. Established in 1910 alongside the Great Northern Railway, Froid's history is deeply intertwined with its agricultural identity and the resilient spirit of its community.
Red Hawks Look To Continue Winning Ways In Basketball
The Froid/Lake Red Hawks are experiencing a rather slow start to their boys’ basketball season, but there’s a very good reason for it. The Red Hawks advanced to the state championship six-man football game so they were concentrating on football while most of the state was heading into the gym for the first days of basketball practice.
Alkabo, North Dakota: A Ghost Town's Tale of Time and Tenacity
In the remote corners of North Dakota, near the triple border juncture with Montana and Canada, Alkabo stands as a monument to the ebb and flow of American frontier life. Known for its alkaline and gumbo soils from which it takes its name, Alkabo is a ghost town that captivates history and mystery enthusiasts alike. Peaking at a modest population of 100 in the 1920s, it has since dwindled to a single-digit census, leaving behind a spectral array of structures, including the iconic Alkabo School, now a museum on the National Register of Historic Places.
Crash north of Reserve cleared
MISSOULA, Mont. — Update: As of 7:45 p.m., traffic is back to normal. A crash is causing traffic delays on Brooks Street north of Reserve, according to a Missoula County means alert. Drivers are asked to use an alternative route. Full alert:. Traffic delayed due to accident on Brooks...
Auto Detailing Shop revs back up for business
The Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Auto Detailing Shop, located at Vincent Drive and Goss Road, reopened for business last week with a new detailer at the site. The hours of operation for the hand wash and full-service auto detail shop are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and appointments are required, according to manager Kate Kelly. The new detailer is Quality Car Care LLC, owned by retired Lt. Col. Kim Alston.
Centerville played season with "chip on their shoulder", turned it in to state title
Saturday marked the official end of the 2023 high school football season, and Froid-Medicine Lake hosted Centerville for the chance at a Class C six-man state championship. Centerville played season with "chip on their shoulder", turned it in to state title. MEDICINE LAKE--Saturday marked the official end of the 2023...
Antelope, MT: A Journey into the Heart of America's Smallest Town
Tucked away in Montana's vast landscapes, Antelope holds a unique distinction as the state's tiniest incorporated town. With just 40 residents according to the latest census, this tranquil hamlet offers a peek into a tightly-knit community where the pace of life slows down, and everyone is a familiar face. Founded during the early 20th century as the Great Northern Railway expanded, Antelope was once a thriving center for the region's homesteaders, complete with a variety of businesses and a vibrant spirit that has been celebrated through the decades, particularly during its centennial in 2010.
6-Man football championship: Froid-Lake, Centerville showdown could be points galore
BILLINGS — The 6-Man football class in Montana is almost always bound to have some chaotic moments each year, but Froid-Medicine Lake and Centerville's journeys to Saturday's state championship game have been particularly topsy-turvy. The Miners, once an 8-Man power who recently adjusted to 6-Man, have found their footing...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.49 and $3.69 in Plentywood as of 2023-11-24. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.265, a week ago the price is $3.333 , according to AAA.
Red Hawks Advance To State Championship Football Game
In a game that featured a huge display of fireworks provided from both offenses, Froid/Lake’s attack was too much at the end as the Red Hawks posted an 82-70 semi-final round victory over Harlowton/Ryegate/Judith Gap in six-man football action on Saturday, Nov. 11. “Defensively, we struggled,” Froid/Lake coach Michael...
Alkabo School: Echoes of Education in North Dakota's Prairies
In the heart of Divide County, the historic Alkabo School stands as a poignant symbol of North Dakota's dedication to education, set against a backdrop of ghost towns and shrinking populations. An architectural treasure, it was constructed in 1934 by the William Nordman Company, showcasing a fusion of Italian Renaissance Revival and Colonial Revival styles. This educational pillar served local children until its closure in 1963, embodying the spirit of learning in a remote corner of rural America. Today, it remains one of the few structures in Alkabo, proudly listed on the National Register of Historic Places, its original furnishings preserved for posterity.
6-Man playoffs: Froid-Lake, Centerville to tangle for championship spoils
MEDICINE LAKE — Basketball season doesn't start for another few weeks, but Froid-Lake and Harlowton-Ryegate put up a basketball-type score Saturday in the 6-Man football semifinals. In the end, Froid-Lake came away with an 82-70 victory to advance to next week's state championship game where it will square off...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.87 and $3.89 in Plentywood as of 2023-11-03. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.438, a week ago the price is $3.518 , according to AAA.
Football In Montana
With a sudden snowstorm in eastern Montana, Froid/Lake’s players were forced to practice in the snow late last week. The Red Hawks won their first-round playoff game against Shield Valley on Saturday, Oct. 28. (Photo by KJ Photography)
Lustre Opens Tourney With Win
The Lustre Lions surprised MonDak in straight sets during first round action at the District 1C volleyball tournament in Plentywood on Thursday, Oct. 26. The Lions won by a 25-18, 25-17, 25-23, final. Grace Brown accounted for two kills and a block to put the Lions up by a 23-16...