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Unlicensed teachers are more common amid teacher shortage

(Editor’s note: This is the second in a series about the shortage of teachers and how area school districts and the state are working to address the issue.) With teacher positions difficult to fill right now, school district are relying on emergency measures to put teachers in the classroom.
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DCC awards over 100 degrees, certificates

A total of 100 degrees and six certificates were issued to this year’s graduating class of Dawson Community College at the institution’s 81st commencement ceremony on Thursday. The evening was filled with the remembrance of sweet memories, cultural performances and words of advice and encouragement from DCC faculty...
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George S. Rice, Jr.

George S. Rice Jr., age 93, of Glendive, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2022 at the Glendive Medical Center in Glendive. A visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at Silha Funeral Home in Glendive. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 in the Intake Cemetery near Intake. Following the graveside service, a reception will be held at 12 p.m. at the EPEC in Glendive. Silha Funeral Home of Glendive has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Gary William Huncovsky

Gary William Huncovsky, age 80, of Glendive, Montana, passed away Saturday, May 7, 2022 at the Glendive Medical Center in Glendive, Montana. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Glendive with Father Francis Schreiber officiating. Silha Funeral Home of Glendive has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Scobey, Lustre JH Kids Compete In Glendive Meet

The junior high Scobey Spartans as well as the Lustre athletes competed in the Glendive Middle School Track & Field Invitational on Friday, May 6. The highest team finish er for the Spartans was the seventh-grade boys in fifth place. The four Scobey teams (7th/8th girls, 7th/8th boys) were scheduled...

Dawson Community College, Miles Community College haul in Mon-Dak softball awards

GLENDIVE - A combined seven players from Dawson Community College and Miles Community College received Mon-Dak All-Conference softball honors, the league announced this week. DCC honorees included Deven Creech (Billings, MT), Bailey Hansen (Riverton, UT), McKenzie Harbison (Vernal, UT) and Alison Eldridge (Billings, UT). Head coach Tami Lagmay was named...

Dawson Community College wins West Sub-Region title; to host Region XIII Tourney

GLENDIVE - Tyra Coats came to ballpark and meant business tallying four hits and leading Dawson Community College to a 7-3 win over Miles Community College. Coats doubled in the first, doubled in the second, singled in the fourth, and homered in the sixth to win the 2022 Mon-Dak Conference Championship, their 9th in 11 years.

Miske Angus Ranch Annual Production Sale

Location: Glendive Livestock Exchange-Glendive, Montana. Great day for Miske Angus at their Annual Spring Bull Sale, after postponing due to weather to April 28, 2022, held at Glendive Livestock Exchang-Glendive, Montana. Miske Angus focuses on the basics…well balanced cattle out of proven genetics and backed with a guarantee. Congratulations on a great sale!

Poppe Cattle Company 17th Annual Production Sale

Poppe Cattle Company hosted their 17th Annual Production Sale Sunday May 1, 2022, at the BD – in Fallon, Montana. Beautiful spring weather was on order after some much needed moisture was sent the previous week. PCC offered a very well balanced, powerful set of composite bulls to the buyers in the seats. Congratulations on a great sale!

Hotels aiming for a fresh start with new ownership, rebranding

Two of Glendive’s hotels have been going through transitions and since the start of the year, have officially rebranded after facing some significant troubles. The first of the hotels to rebrand was the former Comfort Inn, which became the Green Tree Inn and Suites when it came under new ownership back in January. The second Hotel, formerly the OYO, came under new ownership last year, but officially announced late in April that they will now be known as the Hotel Glendive.

Joint inspection of fire scene will begin next week

The abatement of the demolished Ponderosa continues, this time with 25 invited entities to participate in a weeklong joint inspection of the scene next week. Ever since State of Montana Deputy Fire Marshal George Lane released his final investigation report of the Ponderosa fire on March 8 ruling the cause undetermined, Ponderosa owner Dave Bassi’s insurance company – Travelers Insurance – has held their own fire investigation.

Dawson CC softball wins sub-regional, will host NJCAA Region XIII championships

GLENDIVE — Dawson Community College defeated Mon-Dak Athletic Conference rival Miles Community College 7-3 on Wednesday to claim the NJCAA West Sub-Region XIII softball title, and now will host the four-team Region XIII championship tournament beginning Sunday. Dawson is the No. 1 seed from the West, and will play...