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Another fire call on Bent Street for broken water valve
Early Tuesday morning, firefighters were summoned to North Bent Street for the third time in less than a week — this time for a …
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NWC shares cultures for International Education Week
As part of International Education Week, Northwest College hosted a series of events to highlight the cultures of the many …
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Saturday pie sale benefits Backpack Blessings program
This weekend you can enjoy pie for a good cause. A Saturday pie sale at Union Presbyterian Church will benefit Backpack Blessings …
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Christmas Basket team accepts new challenge
There was a time when Dave Blevins, former organizer of Powell’s Christmas Basket program for the past 35 years, didn’t …
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Women’s fire crew gains skills, confidence in Big Horn Basin
A Montana-based crew of female firefighters recently wrapped up a summer of combatting fires and completing conservation projects …
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High school orators sought for Legion competition
Powell area high school students are being invited to participate in the American Legion’s oratorical scholarship …
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Four Powell youth competing at Junior World Finals
Some of the top young rodeo talent from across the country will descend on Las Vegas for the Junior World Finals starting today …
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NWC women eye rematch with Miles and Dawson
Northwest College Lady Trappers scored a free-wheeling 85-76 basketball win over the Rocky Mountain College JV in Billings Monday as a …
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Northwest names Keister as head volleyball coach
A new volleyball coach will be in place with the start of Northwest College’s second semester on Jan. 6. Scott Keister, a …
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Northwest men break through on the road
Northwest College men’s basketball coach Jay Collins put it directly: “We needed to learn how to win outside our own …
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NWC women go to wire with Casper, Sheridan
In the books, they go down as losses. But there’s more: Trapper women’s basketball coach Cam Levett saw a lot of positives …
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Meeteetse has connection to shocking upset at Duke
As the college basketball world reeled in disbelief when an upstart mid-major team from East Texas upset Duke’s top-rated Blue …
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Obituaries
Duane Harold Homewood Duane (Buck) Harold Homewood was born in Strawberry Point, Clayton County, Iowa, on Aug. 1, 1927, the son of Rufus and Inez DeLano Homewood. He had two sisters: Vera, just older, and Verla, just …
Edna Mae McClaflin The words penned are in honor and celebration of a pioneer woman with true grit and who lived life to the fullest. On Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, Edna Mae McClaflin peacefully met her savior and …
Judy Preator Judy Preator passed away on Nov. 28, 2019, surrounded by family at the Billings Clinic. She was born Aug. 16, 1952, to James and Amy Waltman in Chadron, Nebraska. She grew up spending time …
Linda Ann Winterholler On Nov. 17, 2019, Linda Ann Winterholler (Abreu), wife of Gene Winterholler and mother of Alesha, passed away at the age of 62. She was born on Sept. 23, 1957 in Lowell, Massachusetts. Linda grew …
Alice Faye Vanden Broek Alice Faye Vanden Broek, our beloved mother, passed away peacefully at home with family on Nov. 18, 2019. She loved art of all kinds, drawing and painting beautiful pictures. She also enjoyed …
Travel Guide — 2019 Check out our 2019 Travel Guide to Powell and the Greater Yellowstone Area.
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Restaurant Guide — 2019 Check out our 2019 Restaurant Guide.
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