Sunday, February 26, 2017

Big Horn County Historical Museum employee Randy Schoppe (left) looks for the right spot to hang a copy of the Hardin Tribune with help from Director Suzy Havener for the museum’s upcoming display. Starting Jan. 1, Havener has taken over for former Museum Director Diana Scheidt.
Editor's note: The print version of this article has the incorrect date for the Big Horn County Historical Museum open house. It is, in fact, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 22. Residents countywide will get the chance next week to visit the Big Horn County Historical Museum in Hardin and learn about their ancestors from the time...
Local residents prepare for a fishing trip down the Bighorn River in the Grant Marsh area seven miles north of Hardin.
Three days after an all-around positive open meeting in Billings, employees of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks encountered opposition in Hardin last Thursday evening as they presented their plans for Grant Marsh Wildlife Management Area. FWP intends to purchase 425 acres south of Grant Marsh, expanding it into an  an area located along the...
In this Nov. 15, 2016 photo, a mechanized shovel loads coal from an 80-feet thick seam into a haul truck at Cloud Peak Energy's Spring Creek mine near Decker, Mont. Coal from the mine is shipped to power plants for generating electricity.
Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (CLD) on Feb. 15 reported fourth-quarter net income of $24.5 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Gillette, Wyoming-based company - who has an exploration and leasing agreement on the Crow Reservation - said it had net income of 39 cents. The results topped...
Emery Three Irons
A Montana State University Bozeman graduate student with a passion for serving his tribe has received another major scholarship to continue researching water quality on Montana’s largest Indian reservation. The plan is to combine his findings with others in a multi-institutional effort to reduce health risks on the Crow Reservation in...
John Moffat testifies before the House Judiciary Committee of the Montana Legislature on Tuesday, Feb. 14 in Helena, Mont. Moffatt, who was injured by a school shooter in 1986, opposes a bill that would allow school employees with concealed weapons permits to carry their firearms on campus.
Montana legislators turned their focus Feb. 14 on allowing school employees to carry concealed weapons on campuses and allowing lawmakers to arm themselves when conducting business at the state Capitol. Legislators said both measures were meant to defend against active shooters. On a 53-47 vote, the Republican-controlled House voted to...
Rex Richardson
The Billings Symphony Orchestra & Chorale (BSO&C) and trumpet player Rex Richardson will be traveling to the Hardin Middle School auditorium on Friday, March 10 for a free orchestra performance.  Music begins at 7 p.m. and was made possible by the National Endowment of the Arts, USBank, and Dr. John and Pat Burg. Hailed as...
Big Horn County Historical Museum employee Randy Schoppe (left) looks for the right spot to hang a copy of the Hardin Tribune with help from Director Suzy Havener for the museum’s upcoming display. Starting Jan. 1, Havener has taken over for former Museum Director Diana Scheidt.
Local residents prepare for a fishing trip down the Bighorn River in the Grant Marsh area seven miles north of Hardin.
In this Nov. 15, 2016 photo, a mechanized shovel loads coal from an 80-feet thick seam into a haul truck at Cloud Peak Energy's Spring Creek mine near Decker, Mont. Coal from the mine is shipped to power plants for generating electricity.
Emery Three Irons
John Moffat testifies before the House Judiciary Committee of the Montana Legislature on Tuesday, Feb. 14 in Helena, Mont. Moffatt, who was injured by a school shooter in 1986, opposes a bill that would allow school employees with concealed weapons permits to carry their firearms on campus.
Rex Richardson

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Emery Three Irons
A Montana State University Bozeman graduate student with a passion for serving his tribe has received another major scholarship to continue researching water q

Obituaries

Waylon Phil Bighead
Waylon Phil Bighead, 38, of Crow Agency, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Feb. 13, 2017.
 
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