Commissioner January 19, 2024 Minutes
The meeting was called to order at 8:30 by Commissioner Turley. Commissioner Pancratz and Commissioner Goffena were present. Commissioner Goffena made the motion to approve the agenda for the day. Commissioner Pancratz seconded the motion. Motion carried. Commissioner Pancratz made the motion to approve the January 12, 2024 minutes as...
Massive Montana Nuke Missile Upgrade, Man Camps and More
One year after the Chinese spy balloon hovered over our nuclear missile silos here in Montana, and Rob Chaney shared a fascinating report on the transformation soon to be underway in Central Montana. Last April, I told you how Montana's nuclear missile silos are about to undergo a big, historic,...
Fergus County Sheriff and Undersheriff give update on Fergus County Sheriff office
Fergus County Sheriff Ryan Peterson and Fergus County Undersheriff Corey Smith gives an update on the Fergus County Sheriff office. For more information, call the Fergus County Sheriff Office at 406-535-3415.
Montana Contractors Association Presents Excellence in Construction Awards
LEWISTOWN, Montana (January 31, 2024) - The Montana Contractors Association (MCA) recognized 17 projects and 14 Montana contractors for excellence in construction during the annual. winter convention in Bozeman. “We are pleased to recognize Montana contractors for their outstanding dedication and expertise,” David. Smith, MCA Executive Director, said. “This...
Charming Montana Bar For Sale. What’s in The Basement is Wild
If I didn't have to commute to Billings every day for work, I could find myself enjoying a quiet life in the central Montana town of Roundup pretty easily. Homes remain fairly affordable, the surrounding scenery is nice, and I think it's a charming little town with cool old buildings and down-to-earth people.
Fergus County Sheriffs Office hosting Town Halls 5th, 6th
(Fergus County) The Fergus County Sheriff’s office is running a new series of town halls, hosting two this upcoming week. One is in Roy on Monday February 5th and the second is in Denton on Tuesday February 6th. New Media Broadcasters spoke with Fergus County Sheriff Ryan Peterson to...
Lewistown Library has new Youth Director
Lewistown Library has a new youth director. Here is Allyssa Wolentez with details. Lewistown Library has a new youth director. Here are Allyssa Wolentez and ChicraVanderbeek with details. For more information, call the Lewistown Library at 406-538-5212.
Lewistown Chamber discusses Chokecherry logo contest 2024
Candyce Shirey with the Lewistown Chamber of Commerce gives the details of the Choke Cherry Logo Contest. For more information, call the Lewistown Area Chamber at 406-535-5436.
Woody Invasive Working Group meets in Lewis town
(Lewistown) The Woody Invasive Working Group will meet in Lewistown to cover a wide range of topics including Funding Opportunities and UAV herbicide applications, among other things. In addition to this meeting, the group has developed a survey for land managers to help the working group better understand public perceptions,...
Investigation into alleged meth distribution in Fergus County leads to arrest
LEWISTOWN, Mont. - A months-long investigation into an alleged methamphetamine distribution operation in Fergus County led to an arrest. The person of interest has been charged with multiple felony distribution of dangerous drugs. The Fergus County Sheriff's Office said in a release Wednesday they are expecting more arrests as the...
Coomissioner January 26, 2024 Minutes
The meeting was called to order at 8:30 by Commissioner Turley. Commissioner Pancratz and Commissioner Goffena were present. Commissioner Pancratz made the motion to approve the agenda for the day after adding an Encroachment Permit for an approach in Section 33, T-9 N, R 28 E submitted by WNV IV, LLC Wade & Shona Verke. Commissioner Goffena seconded the motion. Motion carried.
Today the gas price is close to $2.84 in Lewistown as of 2024-02-03. Find the available 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 Saturday is $3.150, a week ago the price is $3.103 , according to AAA.
Commissioner Jennifer Saunders discusses growth plan
Fergus County Commissioner Jennifer Saunders discuss their growth plan and needing a board member for Central Montana Foundation. For more information, call the Fergus County Commissioner’s office 406-535-5119.
Commissioners February 2, 2024 Agenda
**THE AGENDA FOR NEXT FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2024, WILL BE POSTED THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2024 DUE TO THE CLERK AND RECORDERS OFFICE BEING IN HELENA FOR ELECTION TTRAINING**. **8:45** Public Comment on any public matter within the jurisdiction of the Commissioners that is NOT on the Agenda. Review and sign...
Big Timber Junior Livestock Judging Team continues to improve
The Big Timber Livestock Judging Teams traveled to Lewistown, Mont., on Saturday, Jan. 27 for the Montana Winter Fair Livestock Judging Contest. Over 80 4-H and FFA students were in attendance to place the classes. The contestants had to place aged ewes, yearling ewes, breeding does, Hereford heifers, commercial replacement...
Montana BHA Comments on Left Coulee Access EA
Dear Ms. Miller - On behalf of the Montana Chapter of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers and our roughly 3,000 dues-paying members, please consider the below comments outlining our response to the Proposed Action and listed Alternatives regarding the creation and opening of the proposed Left Coulee Access Road, a 0.6-mile primitive route that would provide legal motorized access to a network of 51 miles of motorized roads. We’d like to ask that the Proposed Action is refined, though we are not weighing in with support of any of the current options at this time.
Olsen Ranch battling sick kids, cold temps
LEWISTOWN, Mont. – After surviving several days of sub-zero temperatures, Olsen Ranch is now working on helping some of the kids in the household get over various illnesses. “My son has strep throat and our three-year-old just started puking last night, so we are in that time of year of trying to keep everyone healthy,” said Jessi Olsen.
Air Force leaders field questions about Sentinel program
Air Force leaders answered questions about a major missile modernization program this week at town hall meetings in Great Falls and Lewistown.
Montana Winter Fair comes to Lewistown this weekend
MISSOULA, Mont. — Skijoring is one of many events scheduled for the Montana Winter Fair in Lewistown this weekend. The fair goes back to 1946, and celebrates Montana's agriculture and western way of life. Along with skijoring, you can enjoy a horsemanship demonstration, livestock judging, a tradeshow, fiddle picking...