Ledger Looking Back 25 Years: 11/4/1998
November 8, 2023
NOVEMBER 4, 1998:
Jefferson County voters elected Jim Quinlan as their new Jefferson County Sheriff, sent Whitehall resident Rick Dale to the Montana State Legislature, and retained Valerie Wilson as Jefferson County Attorney in the November 3 general election.
Gayle Sacry, M.D., a family physician from Whitehall, was honored for 30 years of membership in the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). The AAFP, founded in 1947, was instrumental in establishing the medical specialty of family practice in 1969.
An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale rolled across southwest Mont...