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2022 Class A divisional track and field results

Below are the results of the 2022 Class A divisional track and field meets. Laurel's boys and girls won the Eastern A team championships. The Lewistown girls took second, followed by Hardin in third. Meanwhile, Glendive's boys took second and Livingston took third. In the Western A meet, Whitefish's girls...

County attorney pursuing misdemeanor charges against Hardin police chief and officer

The Big Horn County attorney is pursuing charges against a Hardin police officer and Police Chief Donald Babbin following an arrest that took place back in early March. According to charging documents obtained by MTN News, the police officer, Calen Curtin, was called to the Town Pump March 6 to remove a man who was drinking and smoking inside. The county alleges that Curtin tased the man after he “half-heartedly” punched the officer and says video surveillance shows the officer then punching the man twice in the head with a closed fist while he was down.

Billings Central, Havre win divisional softball titles

BILLINGS — Peyton Whitehead drove in five runs and didn’t allow an earned run in six innings pitched while striking out nine to help Billings Central beat Laurel 12-2 Wednesday in the championship game of the Southeast A divisional in Hardin. The Rams pounded 20 hits, including home...

Badovinac blast lifts Maroons past Hardin

Butte Central teammates welcome Brooke Badovinac to home plate after she hit a three-run walk-off home run Saturday at Stodden Park. (Bill Foley photo) And just like that, the Maroons won. Brooke Badovinac crushed a three-run home run through the wind and rain, and Butte Central walked off with a...

Sydney Little Light sets Rocky 800 record at Whitworth Last Chance Meet

BILLINGS - Rocky Mountain College runner Sydney Little Light continues to turn heads among collegiate runners. The Hardin native set a new school record winning the women's 800 meter run in a time of 2:09.81 Wednesday at the Whitworth Last Chance Meet in Spokane, Washington. It's the NAIA’s second-best time in the event this season.
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A Housing Idea for Aging Parents Who Want Your Company and Their Privacy

Backyard cottages, converted garages and other “accessory dwelling units” offer both. Janie Morisette taught school in Hardin, Montana, for 32 years before retiring in 2019. Her long-time home, with five bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and an attached garage, was too much home for a 72-year-old. She and her daughter, who lives in St. Paul, Minnesota, decided that Morisette would move to St. Paul and live in her daughter's backyard.

Laurel sweeps team titles at John Polich Invitational

The Laurel boys and girls ran away with team titles at Tuesday afternoon's John Polich Invitational in Miles City. The Locomotive guys amassed 163.67 points, well clear of second-place Hardin's 74. Laurel's Konnor Gregerson won the 200-meter dash in 23.59 seconds and the 400 in 52.38. Laurel's girls also ran...
Sheridan Media

Boat Inspections Discontinued at Tongue River Reservoir State Park

Boaters in Wyoming and Montana who want to go out on the Tongue River Reservoir, will have to have their boat inspected elsewhere. Beginning this year, boats will not be inspected at the reservoir for aquatic invasive species. In addition to limited funding and the challenge of staffing, the Montana...

Scoreboard: High school tennis

Singles: Taiya Gaptill (Hardin) def. Rayna Johnson 7-6 (7-3), 6-3; Riqe Simeon (Hardin) def. Tonya Ralph 6-4, 7-5; Violet Ramos (Hardin) def. Lindsay Leinwand 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) (10-4). Doubles: Avery Schubert/Ocilly Black Eagle def. Grace Crantz/Courtney Barehard 6-2, 7-6 (7-3) (10-5); Lacy Preeshl/Claudia Vein (Havre) def. Betty Limberhand/Johanna Limberhand 6-3,...