The Roundup -

Articles written by Dianne Swanson

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 198



Historian, Actor, Broadcaster Arch Ellwein Passes Away

The Voice of the Eagles and Teddy Roosevelt is silent. Arch Ellwein passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018 after a lifetime of acting, teaching and broadcasting. Arch started his career with KGCX, then...

 

Space and Comfort Highlight McNutt Home

Karen and Walt McNutt's new home in northwest Sidney is spacious, warm and inviting. As an older couple, they worked with general contractor M&S Builders to design a home that would accommodate their...

 

Sidney Mercantile Makes Local Shopping Better and Easier

Owner Chris Entzel is providing an outlet for all the talented people in eastern Montana to display their wares with the opening of Sidney Mercantile in the Yellowstone Marketplace, downtown Sidney. I...

 

The Neal Hermanson Memorial Ranch Rodeo To Be Held This Weekend

The Neal Hermanson Memorial Ranch Rodeo and Calcutta will take place on Friday, September 7 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Richland County Fairgrounds in Sidney. Admission is only $5 with children 5 and...

 

Beet Crop Looking Very Good

The sugar beet leaves are starting to turn yellow as the plants mature and growers and Sidney Sugars gear up for this year's harvest. Early harvest will start September 10 at the Sugar Valley (Fairvie...

 

Neal Hermanson Memorial Ranch Rodeo Sept. 7

The Neal Hermanson Memorial Ranch Rodeo and Calcutta will take place on Friday, September 7 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Richland County Fairgrounds in Sidney. Admission is only $5 with children 5 and under admitted free. The four events of the rodeo,...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    August 29, 2018

Neal Hermanson Memorial Ranch Rodeo Sept. 7

The Neal Hermanson Memorial Ranch Rodeo and Calcutta will take place on Friday, September 7 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Richland County Fairgrounds in Sidney. Admission is only $5 with children 5 and...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    August 22, 2018

Celebrate LYIP's Victory This Saturday

In just a few hours on Saturday morning, July 21, ecstatic members of the community had fleshed out the idea for a parade and picnic to celebrate Judge Morris’s positive ruling on the Intake diversion project. After years of worrying and...

 

The Long Road To LYIP Victory

It's been a long and frustrating road for the Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project and federal agencies attempting to save the endangered pallid sturgeon while maintaining reliable irrigation water...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    August 15, 2018

Celebrate LYIP's Victory Saturday, August 25!

In just a few hours on Saturday morning, July 21, ecstatic members of the community had fleshed out the idea for a parade and picnic to celebrate Judge Morris’s positive ruling on the Intake diversion project. After years of worrying and...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    August 8, 2018

Celebrate LYIP's Victory Saturday, August 25!

In just a few hours on Saturday morning, July 21, ecstatic members of the community had fleshed out the idea for a parade and picnic to celebrate Judge Morris’s positive ruling on the Intake diversion project. After years of worrying and...

 

It's Finally Over!

The excruciatingly long battle to save the Intake Diversion Project is finally over with the decision by District Judge Brian Morris to grant the Federal Defendants/Intervenor Defendants’ cross motions for summary judgment and to dismiss the...

 

Spent Lime Beneficial in Combatting Low pH Soils, Improving Overall Tilth

Dryland growers in the MonDak area can take advantage of a program through Sidney Sugars to test the benefits of spent lime on their fields. The lime and loading at the factory yard are free. In the...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    July 25, 2018

It's Finally Over!

The excruciatingly long battle to save the Intake Diversion Project is finally over with the decision by District Judge Brian Morris to grant the Federal Defendants/Intervenor Defendants’ cross motions for summary judgment and to dismiss the...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    July 18, 2018

Mr. Frost Snow Crème Opens in Sidney

Cool off and tickle your taste buds with a frosty treat from Mr. Frost Snow Crème, now open at 102 N. Central Ave., Sidney, in the Yellowstone Marketplace. Owner Cody Shanks is excited to open his...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    May 9, 2018

Serenity Oxygen Spa Opens In Sidney

Serenity Oxygen Spa is now open downstairs in the Yellowstone Marketplace, downtown Sidney. Owner Heather Keenan is excited about offering the benefits of oxygen, along with aromatherapy to help a...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    April 18, 2018

LYIP Summary Judgment Hearing Set For April 26

The summary judgment hearing on the Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project fish bypass and weir has been postponed to Thursday, April 26 at the request of the Defenders of Wildlife. Although the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals vacated the injunction...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    April 11, 2018

9th Circuit Vacates Injunction

On April 4th, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruled to vacate the injunction imposed by District Court Judge Brian Morris on construction of the fish bypass and concrete weir at Intake. A...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    April 4, 2018

Lawsuit Threatening LYIP Ramps Up

The Defenders of Wildlife and Natural Resources Defense Council (plaintiffs) continue their ongoing battle with Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project, the US Army Corps of Engineers and the Bureau of Reclamation (defendants), focused only on the...

 

LYIP Holds Annual Meeting

Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project held its annual meeting last Friday with the main theme of attending the hearing in Great Falls on April 19th. Several speakers highlighted how important it is for farmers, business people and the community at...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    March 21, 2018

LYIP Holds Annual Meeting

Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project held its annual meeting last Friday with the main theme of attending the hearing in Great Falls on April 19th. Several speakers highlighted how important it is...

 
 By Dianne Swanson    News    March 7, 2018

District II Receives Grant for Suicide Prevention Programs

On February 28, Montana Governor Steve Bullock announced the recipients of Suicide Prevention grants totaling $372,000. District II Alcohol and Drug received $63,000 to implement STEP UP (Strategies...

 

Lawsuit Threatening LYIP Ramps Up

The Defenders of Wildlife and Natural Resources Defense Council (plaintiffs) continue their ongoing battle with Lower Yellowstone Irrigation Project, the US Army Corps of Engineers and the Bureau of Reclamation (defendants), focused only on the...

 

Campaign Nears Completion

The process of extracting sugar from beets dates back to 1747 when a German chemist first demonstrated that crystals formed after a crude extraction from pulverized beets were identical in properties...

 

Beet Seeds Stand Trial

Sugarbeet growers Tim and Adam Cayko of the Sugar Valley district conduct strip trials each year to determine which variety of beet seed works best in their heavy soils. In addition to cooperating wit...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018