The Roundup -

Bert Lepel, PA-C Joins Dr. Karanjai's Practice

Sidney Health Center is pleased to announce the addition of a new primary care provider to the clinic. Bert Lepel is a physician assistant who joined Dr. Rajohn Karanjai's practice in mid-July 2016....

Art Camp Chihuly Sculpture by Boys and Girls Club of Richland County

Thanks to the mutli-media teachings of Education Coordinator Jessica Newman of the MonDak Heritage Center, Boys & Girls Club art camp members enjoyed a fantastical two weeks of artistic creation...

Sidney Elks Lodge #1782 And VFW Post #4099 To Host Honor Ride

The Elks Lodge BPOE #1782 and the VFW Post #4099 invites all community, military personnel, veterans and their families to attend our 4th Annual Honor Ride and Appreciation Day on Saturday, July 30, 2016. This year we will be riding in memory of...

Keesha Renna to Perform at the Alexander Settlers Museum

Williston musician Keesha Renna will perform on the front lawn of the Alexander Settlers Museum (formerly the Lewis and Clark Trail Museum) on Saturday, July 30 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Keesha's music...

MT Depart. of Transportation Proposes Railroad Crossing Signal Installation on 9th Street East in Fairview

The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) would like to notify the public and seek comments on a proposal regarding the installation of highway-rail grade crossing signals on 9th Street East in Fairview in Richland County. This is a...

Thanks to LYIP Fish Passage Supporters

The Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project, Richland Economic Development Corp, and Sidney Sugars, Inc. would like to extend their deepest thanks to the following sponsors for their support towards the bus trips made to Glendive and to Billings to...

Sidney Chamber Looking for New Director

The Sidney Area Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture has begun the comprehensive search of hiring a new executive director. “Hiring the next executive director is a huge undertaking. We first and foremost are looking for that impassioned person who...

Don't Miss Colton Dixon And Cloverton at This Year's Johnson Corner's Concert, July 28

Christian artists Colton Dixon and Cloverton will be in concert Thursday, July 28 at the Watford City High School, 2313 Wolves Den Parkway. A free-will love offering will be taken and doors open at...

Clean Up Williston July 29; Volunteers invited to Free Picnic at Davidson Park

The public is encouraged to help Clean Up Williston on Friday, July 29, from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. The Clean Up event will be stationed at Davidson Park where volunteers will receive the popular “I Will Keep Williston Clean, Will You?”...

Public Comment Period Ends July 28 on LYIP Intake Fish Passage Project EIS

Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project faces another hurdle with public comment on the Intake Diversion Dam Fish Project Environmental Impact Statement. The draft EIS is now available through Reclamation’s Lower Yellowstone Project Website:...

FWP Seeking Comment on Draft EA for New Water Pipeline to Fort Peck Fish Hatchery

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on an environmental assessment (EA) for the proposed action of changing the incoming water source to the Fort Peck Multispecies Fish Hatchery building and concrete raceways. Presently, the...

North Dakota Game and Fish News

Deer Lottery Held, Antlerless Licenses Remain North Dakota’s deer gun lottery has been held and individual results are available online at the State Game and Fish Department’s website, gf.nd.gov. More than 1,600 antlerless deer gun licenses...

MDF Volunteer Weekend July 30-31 Will Spotlight Conservation Efforts in the CMR Wildlife Refuge

Media are invited to report on or participate in a volunteer work weekend to see how partnerships with the Mule Deer Foundation and the US Fish & Wildlife Service are working together for habitat ...

Sidney Tiger Sharks Win Big at Divisionals in Malta

The Sidney Tiger Sharks competed in Malta this weekend for Divisionals. They had 55 swimmers after having to scratch some for injuries that had occurred prior to the meet. It was a rough start to the day on Saturday as many of the swimmers were...

North Dakota Producers Reminded of Nearing Deadline to Submit Nominations for Farm Service Agency County Committees

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) North Dakota Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, Aaron Krauter, today reminded farmers, ranchers and other agricultural producers that they have until Aug. 1, 2016, to nominate eligible candidates...

New MSU Spring Wheat Variety Licensed To Montana Company

Montana State University has completed an agreement to license a new variety of hard red spring wheat to Montana-based Northern Seed, LLC. Licensing the variety to Northern Seed means that the the...

EARC Welcomes New Plant Pathologist

There's a new Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology at the MSU Eastern Agricultural Research Center in Sidney, MT. Six weeks ago, Frankie Crutcher joined the research center from College Station,...

USDA Reminds North Dakota Producers of Aug. 1 Deadline to Enroll in Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage Programs

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) North Dakota State Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, Aaron Krauter reminds farmers and ranchers that they have until Aug. 1 to enroll in Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and/or Price Loss Coverage...

MSU Extension Beef Cattle Specialists To Host Statewide Veterinary Feed Directive Meetings

Montana State University Extension beef cattle specialists will host summer meetings across Montana to help livestock producers understand a new ruling by the United States Food and Drug Administration concerning feed-grade antibiotics. The...

Schepens Chosen as Montana State 4-H Ambassador

Seventeen year old Taylor Schepens, daughter of Robert Schepens and Lacey Nevins of Sidney is excited to present her 4-H projects at this year's county fair to be held in Sidney, MT., August 3-6....

County Agent Update

Last week I talked about a fungus called Fusarium Head Blights, also known as scab. But along with scab, another problem that is showing up in Williams County and surrounding areas is wheat midge....

Donna K Johnson, 91 Sidney, MT

Funeral services for Donna K Johnson, 91, of Sidney were at 10 a.m., Monday, July 25 at Pella Lutheran Church with Pastor Alton Hillesland officiating. Interment was at the Sidney Cemetery, Sidney, MT under the direction of Fulkerson-Stevenson...

Leo Patrick Fischer, 80 Miles City, formerly of Fairview, MT

Memorial services for Leo P. Fischer, 80, of Miles City, MT formerly of Fairview, MT are at 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 27 at the Fulkerson-Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Sidney with Jon Jorgenson officiating. Cremation has taken place under the care of...

Marilyn Propp Sackman, 70 Sidney, MT

Funeral services for Marilyn G. Propp Sackman, 70, of Lake Park, MN, formerly of Sidney, MT are at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 28, Pella Lutheran Church in Sidney, MT with Pastor Alton Hillesland officiating. Interment will be at Sidney Cemetery under...

Charles "Charlie" Verschoot, 77 Lambert, MT

A Celebration of Life for Charlies “Charlie” Verschoot, 77, of Lambert will be at 6 p.m., Saturday, July 30 at the Verschoot residence, east of Lambert. Cremation has taken place under the care of Fulkerson-Stevenson Funeral Home of Sidney....

SPECIAL EDITIONS

4-H Members to Participate in Richland County Fair and Rodeo

The 4-H program in Richland County has been growing. Richland County 4-H has 12 active and incredible clubs that have been participating all year in many different 4-H events. With all the growth in...

NEWS

Art Camp Chihuly Sculpture by Boys and Girls Club of Richland County

Thanks to the mutli-media teachings of Education Coordinator Jessica Newman of the MonDak Heritage Center, Boys & Girls Club art camp members enjoyed a fantastical two weeks of artistic creation...

NEWS

Bert Lepel, PA-C Joins Dr. Karanjai's Practice

Sidney Health Center is pleased to announce the addition of a new primary care provider to the clinic. Bert Lepel is a physician assistant who joined Dr. Rajohn Karanjai's practice in mid-July 2016....

SPECIAL EDITIONS

Dare to Prepare at the Richland County Fair!

The American Red Cross (ARC) local Disaster Action Team (DAT) will be busy volunteering again at the Disaster and Emergency Services (DES) booth at the Richland County Fair this year, August 3-6,...

NEWS

Don't Miss Colton Dixon And Cloverton at This Year's Johnson Corner's Concert, July 28

Christian artists Colton Dixon and Cloverton will be in concert Thursday, July 28 at the Watford City High School, 2313 Wolves Den Parkway. A free-will love offering will be taken and doors open at...

SPECIAL EDITIONS

Don't Miss Free Entertainment During the Richland County Fair & Rodeo

You won't want to miss the musical, comical, and all-out entertaining talent of Party Rock Project, Wednesday, August 3rd at the Richland County Fairgrounds. This free concert is open to the public...

AGRICULTURE

EARC Welcomes New Plant Pathologist

There's a new Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology at the MSU Eastern Agricultural Research Center in Sidney, MT. Six weeks ago, Frankie Crutcher joined the research center from College Station,...

SPECIAL EDITIONS

Keep The Ice Cream Out of Animal Exhibits

Many Montanans will be enjoying summer fairs in the coming months. And, with that opportunity presents the chance to visit exhibits such as petting zoos that allow people of all ages the thrilling...

NEWS

Keesha Renna to Perform at the Alexander Settlers Museum

Williston musician Keesha Renna will perform on the front lawn of the Alexander Settlers Museum (formerly the Lewis and Clark Trail Museum) on Saturday, July 30 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Keesha's music...

OUTDOORS

MDF Volunteer Weekend July 30-31 Will Spotlight Conservation Efforts in the CMR Wildlife Refuge

Media are invited to report on or participate in a volunteer work weekend to see how partnerships with the Mule Deer Foundation and the US Fish & Wildlife Service are working together for habitat...

AGRICULTURE

New MSU Spring Wheat Variety Licensed To Montana Company

Montana State University has completed an agreement to license a new variety of hard red spring wheat to Montana-based Northern Seed, LLC. Licensing the variety to Northern Seed means that the the...

SPECIAL EDITIONS

Pre-sale Tickets are Available Until 7/29 for the PRCA Rodeo & Chris Young with Special Guest Logan Mize Concert

The Richland County Fair and Rodeo is right around the corner, and you don't want to miss all the action and entertainment of this year's rodeo and concert. The PRCA Rodeo, presented by Brookman...

AGRICULTURE

Schepens Chosen as Montana State 4-H Ambassador

Seventeen year old Taylor Schepens, daughter of Robert Schepens and Lacey Nevins of Sidney is excited to present her 4-H projects at this year's county fair to be held in Sidney, MT., August 3-6....

SPECIAL EDITIONS

The Methodist Food Booth Going Strong for More Than 80 Years

Preparation is already in the works for the United Lonsdale Methodist Church as they get ready to open their food booth for another season at this year’s Richland County Fair & Rodeo. Volunteers...

SPECIAL EDITIONS

What Does "Tough Enough to Wear Pink" Actually Mean?

It's that time of year again when everyone gets excited about the Richland County Fair and Rodeo, yet, most people truly do not understand the importance of the Tough Enough to Wear Pink Rodeo. The...