Spring Country Neighbors 2022

2022-04-29 E-Edition

Senator stresses importance of energy to Baker, state, world

The senator from Montana stressed that the war in Ukraine has shown the importance of energy when he visited the Denbury facility in Baker last week. Sen. Steve Daines recently returned from a trip to Ukraine with a congresswoman from Indiana who had been born in the country when it was still part of the Soviet Union. “When you spend […]

National Library Week and 100 year celebration

April 3–9, 2022, Fallon County Library celebrated National Library Week, coffee and cookies were served throughout the week. Grand prize winners of the drawings were preschool – MaKayla King, juvenile – Madisyn Randall, teen – Louie Barth and adult – Tiffany Davis. On April 6, 2022, the Fallon County Library celebrated 100 years of service to the community, from 1-5 […]


Plevna nears high water mark with spring weather

Plevna may be one of the wettest places in eastern Montana this spring. According to Dan Borsum, a meteorologist in the National Weather Service’s Billings office, the Fallon County community has recorded 23 inches of snow in the month of April. That has helped Plevna make 2022 the sixth wettest spring on record. Although most of the recent weather impacted […]

St. Judes Bike-A-Thon

St. Judes Bike-A-Thon will be held Saturday, May 7, 2022 at 10 a.m. at the Baker Lake Gazebo. For sponsor sheets or information contact Lisa at 406-891- 2436.

Adel Beach, 67

Adel Beach of Laurel, formerly of Baker, MT, went to be with her Lord and savior April 18, 2022 after a courageous battle with cancer. Adel Marie (Mische) Beach was born in Dickinson, ND on Dec. 30, 1954, to Reinhold and Rose Mary (Dolajack) Mische. She attended schools in Buffalo, WY; Glendive, MT; and had most of her schooling in […]

Area Deaths

April 12 to April 23

Fritz Goerndt, 95, Baker, April 12 Floyd Ehret, 76, Baker, April 16 Carmen Neard, 84, Glendive, April 16 Mae Muckle, 93, Beach, ND, formerly of Sentinel Butte, April 18 Brandon Cartisser, 37, Glendive, April 19 Raymond Maershbecker, 89, Hebron, ND, April 20 Farrol Thompson, 92, Buffalo, SD, April 20 Lonnie Davis, 70, Beach, ND, April 20 Arlene Schaefer, 90, Dickinson, […]


10 YEARS AGO Friday, April 27, 2012 — Twenty-nine Baker High School students, four parents and one teacher joined the thousands of other students and chaperones from schools nationwide to attend the civic education program in Washington, D.C. known as Close-Up. . .2012 Plevna prom queen was Brandi Allerdings and king was Chad Nielsen. . .Winners of the Fallon County […]

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