2022-06-10 E-Edition

Heritage Fest kicks off its annual history bash

Drawing kids of all ages

It may not have been the first Heritage Fest in Baker, but it was still a big draw for the people interested in life and the history of Baker and the surrounding region. Plus, according to a spokesperson for the O’Fallon Historical Museum, it was also a success in drawing hundreds of people to the history, activities, crafts and music […]

Battle over FMC rages again

The ongoing battle between the Fallon Medical Complex and a group of local community members is heating up again, after the leading voice of the community group claimed that she held a membership meeting that removed current board of trustees in mid-May and voted in a new board of trustees. The Fallon Medical Complex responded with a press release that […]

Primary Election Unofficial results

United States Representative 2nd Congressional District Penny Ronning. . . . . . . . 27 Mark Sweeney. . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Skylar Williams. . . . . . . . . 6 Supreme Court Justice #1 Bill D’Alton . . . . . . . . . . . . 106 […]

Don Hinman

BAKER, Mont. – Memorial Service for Donald “Don” Hinman will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 11, 2022, at Lakeview Baptist Church in Baker with Pastor Mike Davis officiating. Burial will follow at St. John’s Cemetery. Don passed away on Dec. 23, 2021, in Yuma, Ariz.

Area Deaths

Cecilia Dworshak, 83, Bowman, ND, May 19 Josephine “Josie” Kralicek, 89, Dickinson, ND, May 23 Bonnie Herauf, 71, Hebron, ND, May 24 Garold “Gary” Goetz, 72, Richardton, ND, May 24 Brian Olejnicak, 59, Dickinson, ND, May 24 Leonard Dorval, 70, Belfield, ND, May 24 Timothy Dorner, 75, California, formerly of New England, ND, May 24 Richard “Dick” Kruger, 97, Glendive, […]

Letter to the EDITOR

Dear Editor, It has been my absolute privilege to serve this community as a member of the Medical Staff at Fallon Medical Complex for the last nearly five years. Thank you for allowing me to be part of your lives. It is with great sadness that I am writing to inform the public that I will be leaving Fallon Medical […]


10 YEARS AGO Friday, June 8, 2012 — In the county Primary Election, incumbent Donald Rieger lost to Shane D. Elmore for the County Commissioner position in District III. Elmore will now face Steve Baldwin in the General Elec­tion. . .Photo: Attorney Darcy Pankratz was sworn in as the new city attorney by Mayor Clayton Hornung. . .High temperature June […]

Weather Vane


June 11 – Mammo Whammo Golf Tourney, Lakeview Country Club June 12 – Changed For Life Church services, 10 a.m., Good Life Center; Pinochle, 1:30 p.m., Senior Citizen Center. June 13 – Celebrate Recovery, 6-8 p.m., Assembly of God Church basement; Hospital Helpers. June 14 – Friends of Library, 5 p.m., library basement; School Board, 6 p.m., high school boardroom. […]