MHSA Class A Football bracket. Fergus home game with Sidney on Saturday, Oct. 27 will start at 2:00 pm at Golden Eagle Stadium

Bus Schedule:
Sat.    VB  c/jv/v      arrive in Livingston by 1:15 pm
10/27                      Load - 10:30   Leave - 10:45 

BOZEMAN – Montana State University Athletics has received a $2 million commitment from an anonymous donor — the largest single gift the program has ever received — to support a pair of projects that are part of the first phase of athletics’ master plan for facilities.

OGDEN, Utah – After sweeping the Big Sky regular season and tournament titles in 2017-18, Montana has been tabbed an overwhelming favorite to repeat as conference champions in the league’s preseason coaches’ and media polls.

MISSOULA – In his first year as a starter for the Montana defense, junior linebacker Dante Olson has been nothing short of superb for the Grizzlies as he’s worked his way to becoming the leading tackler in all of Division-I football.

Members of the Lewistown Soccer Club filled the most recent City Commission meeting chambers promoting their cause to help develop a complex for their sport.

City Manager Holly Phelps reviews the discussion outlining the city’s interest in assisting the club’s efforts.  

An archery hunter was attacked by a grizzly bear Saturday near Gardiner, sustaining wounds to his arm and face.

The hunter and his partner were in the Beattie Gulch area and surprised a sow and cub at very close range. The sow charged and attacked the lead hunter and the partner used bear spray to stop the attack. The bear turned its attention to the partner, who sprayed it again, and the two bears fled the area. The bear’s response was normal given that it was a sow with a cub and the encounter happened at very close range.

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announces a $837,000 grant to Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks to combat invasive mussels in Montana. These grant funds will be used to improve inspection/decontamination stations; provide campsites for inspection staff; purchase inspection and decontamination equipment, materials and supplies, outreach materials, storage sheds, and shelters; and also provide for sampling and analysis.

Fergus County Senior receiver Tanner Trafton has been a star on and off the field for the Golden Eagles. Trafton was one of the top targets in Montana for both Montana and Montana State football programs. In the end, Trafton has announced he will continue his academic and football career at Montana State.

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks has approved the ice fishing contests for the 2018-19 season. Participants must comply with state fishing regulations, including daily and possession limits.

CIVIC CENTER CALENDAR

(may be subject to change)

OPEN GYMS-

Mon 9-10, 11-12,1:15-3:15,   6:30-7:30