CANCELED — MDU Planned Outage Wednesday

MDU customers in Plevna and Ismay will see a power outage Wednesday morning, November 17 from Midnight until approximately 2:00 am  and Friday morning, November 19 from midnight until approximately 6:00 am.  This outages are necessary for switching and to complete connections on the transmission line.  

2021-11-12 E-Edition

Getting Spooky

Haunted Baker was scarily popular

It was more than spooky. It was scarily popular when SMART decided to bring a ghostly flavor to an iconic building in downtown Baker just in time for Halloween. The Southeast Montana Area Revitalization Team recently purchased a historic building in downtown Baker and was able to turn it into a haunted draw just before Halloween. According to executive director […]

City construction work nears completion

The months of street construction in Baker are nearing completion, according to Mayor Steve Zachmann. There are just a few places that need to be finished, he explained at the Nov. 3 meeting of the city council. The 2021 Street Construction Project report was on the agenda. “We signed off on a substantial completion of that. There are some punch […]

Blood drive

Vitalant Blood Drive will be Tuesday, Nov. 16, from 12-6 p.m. at the Senior Citizens building. Appointments are recommended, but walkins are welcome. Please call Ella Arnell at 406- 778-3829 to make your appointment. For more information or to schedule a donation call 877- 258-4825 or visit us at vitalant.org. Remember to bring your ID, eat a good meal and […]

Submit your Christmas Story

The Christmas season is upon us, so in keeping with tradition the Times is asking residents to please submit a story, original poem, letters to Santa or photo of your favorite Christmas memory. Last year we had some wonderful stories submitted by older citizens of Fallon County. They shared Christmas memories of childhood that were enjoyed by young and old […]


On the evening of Nov. 7 if you looked to the sky you would have seen a beautiful meeting of Venus and the moon. Photo credit Zander Rost.

Weather Vane


10 YEARS AGO Friday, Nov. 18, 2011 — The construction phase of the airport runway extension project has been completed with the gravel base in place. Plans are to pave the 1,000 foot extension in July of 2012. . .Baker Fire Department was called to the scene of a fire at the waste disposal container site on Coral Creek Road […]


November 11 – Veterans Day, American Legion Post 35 Veterans Dinner, 5 p.m., American Legion Hall. November 13 – Wild Game Feed, 4 p.m., Fallon County Fairgrounds. November 14 – Changed For Life Church services, 10 a.m., Good Life Center. November 15 – Celebrate Recovery, 6-8 p.m., Assembly of God Church basement; O’Fallon Community Choir rehearsals, 7 p.m., American Lutheran […]