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Articles from the November 2, 2022 edition

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TONIGHT: Complete Works of Shakespeare 7:30 PM at Star

Montana Shakespeare in the Parks continues its 50th anniversary season with a long-awaited winter production of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) - Revised. Brought to you by...

 
 By JOHN KREIS    News    November 2, 2022

Whitehall's First Updated Mural at Jefferson Fresh Foods

After a summer of anticipation, information, and hard work by Kit Mather the old mural came down and the beautiful new mural went up last Thursday. If you haven’t seen it please go to Jefferson Fresh Foods and see it. It is bright, beautiful, and...

 

Public Forum Brings Some Controversy, Lots of Agreement, and Promises to County Residents

“This is probably the only political forum where none of us are fighting with one another,” Mary Janacaro Hensleigh, candidate for Jefferson County Commissioner, said with a laugh before the October 27 Jefferson County Candidate Forum began. And...

 

Pies For Non-Profits During Fall Festival

WOW, WHITEHALL!! You are beyond amazing! The Whitehall Garden Club may have shaken out their aprons, wiped down the tables, and swept the floor, but their giddy smiles remain. The Community was given...

 
 By JIM TINGLER    News    November 2, 2022

Mountain West Automotive Now Parts City Provider

The news is out! Mountain West Automotive is no longer a CarQuest parts dealer! No, there is no new owner - Mountain West Automotive will continue to be locally owned and operated by Jim Tingler, as it has been for the last 29 years, but has...

 

Daniel Thomas Volz, 54

Daniel Thomas Volz passed away on October 27th, 2022 surrounded by family at the age of 54 after a courageous battle with cancer. Even in his final week of life, Dan continued to display his... Full story

 

Dear Editor: Do Your Own Digging

Dear Editor, Another fine piece from Jon Goff at Montana Decides (The Long Green Mile, 10-19-22.) I was struck by this line: “benefits (or lack thereof) are rarely considered or challenged due to the assumption that all public expenditures are...

 

Dear Editor: Support for Hensleigh

Dear Editor, Serving as an effective county commissioner requires at least three attributes: collaboration, a can-do attitude, and vision. Whitehall Mayor Mary Hensleigh exemplifies all these (and more), which is why I enthusiastically endorse her...

 

Dear Editor: Support of Tranel

Dear Editor, Throughout Montana’s modern history we’ve consistently had a mix of republican and democratic leadership, with one party as governor and always a mix in congress. When I was a kid, our governor was Ted Schwinden (D), followed by...

 

Thought Provokers: 11/2/2022

Because some trees take so long to grow, it’s possible the average piece of paper is technically older than the average person. Alphabet soup in Japan must be wild. The last thing a conspiracy theorist wants is for everyone to agree with them. The...

 

JVCF Grants to be Awarded

The Jefferson Valley Community Foundation is pleased and excited to announce its Short-and Sweet awards evening. The awards event will be held on November 10th at the Whitehall Community Center beginning at 7:00 PM. Representatives of those...

 

Soup & Bingo Night Back for November

Everyone is invited to attend an inter-generational (all ages) Soup and Game Night on Wednesday, November 9 from 5:30 - 7:30 PM at the Trinity United Methodist (102 S Brooke Street). Come join us for a bowl of soup and time of connection playing...

 

Knights of Columbus Coats for Kids Program

On Thursday, October 27, 2022, the members of the St. Teresa of Avila parish Knights of Columbus Council 8375, presented the Coats for Kids at the Whitehall school for those children in need of a...

 

MTHS Showcases Veterans and Natives in November Programs

The experiences of veterans throughout the years, the strength and leadership of Native women, and a modern Indigenous teenager’s journey to understand and appreciate her family’s rich heritage will be explored during the Montana Historical Soc...

 

Dykman Benefit Auction Slated for December 3

Keith “Weeds” Dykman benefit auction will be held on December 3 at the Pony Gym. Thanks to Sue Allen and Scott Lambert for organizing this event. Weeds fell off his roof while working on a home renovation project. The fall fractured his T12...

 
 By BILL LANES    Opinion    November 2, 2022

CONNECTING POINT: Exemplary Character

Certain people leave lasting impressions on us, don’t they? I have been taking some time to research the character quality of grace from the Bible’s perspective, and I have been recalling personal examples. The exercise has been off and on for ov...

 

Robert John Powell, 81

Robert John Powell of Cardwell, Montana met His Savior Jesus Christ, on September 27, 2022. Bob was born February 11, 1941, in Whitehall, Montana, to Donald and Alys (Hay) Powell. He had an older... Full story

 

Pool Shark Report: Week of 10/27/2022

Week of 10-27-2022 TEAM Kbar #1: 13 wins, 4 lost Mint #2: 12 wins, 5 lost MEN Rick Kelley: 4 wins, 0 loss Kevin LaFond: 4 wins, 0 loss Gordy Lyons: 4 wins, 0 loss Jay VonBergen: 4 wins, 0 loss WOMEN Dorothy Griffith: 4 wins, 0 lost Shawna Amidon: 3...

 

At Monitor Forum, Candidates Find Much to Agree On

In a Volunteer Hall decked out in spider webs and skeletons for “Fright Night” festivities, candidates for County Commissioner and Sheriff faced off Monday evening at a Boulder Monitor Forum – most often revealing how much they agreed on key...

 

Jefferson County to Launch "Operation Green Light" in Support of Local Veterans

In advance of the upcoming Veterans Day holiday, the Jefferson County courthouse and flagpole in Boulder will be illuminated green November 7 through the 14 th as part of Operation Green Light, a new national collaborative initiative of the National...

 

Between the Stacks: 11/02/2022

Next week is a strange week for many people. The Library will be open on Monday, closed on Tuesday for Election Day, open on Wednesday and Thursday, then closed on Friday for Veterans Day, and open on Saturday. The book drop is always open so feel...

 

Families Find Solutions to Bullying From a Surprising Source

As millions of children attend school this year, more than one in five of them will experience bullying, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. And in a national study by the Cyberbullying Research Center, nearly 21% of tweens...

 

Screams Come True Celebrates Biggest Year Ever

Whitehall's Screams Come True Haunted House, Hay Maze, and Escape Rooms is celebrating the completion of its fourth year and its biggest year to date, with nearly 4,000 people going through the haunt...

 

Trojan Volleyball Moves on to Divisionals

The Whitehall/Harrison Lady Trojans took third place at District tournament and are headed to Divisionals! First game of tourney is Thursday at 10AM in Manhattan, vs Red Lodge. Photo courtesy WHS...

 

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