By Buck Traxler, I-O Editor
In what is almost seemingly commonplace, Chief Gary Dent, in his monthly report to the city council said a urinal at the ball field complex was once again blown up.
The ludicrous act of vandalism took place on Sunday afternoon. Three individuals, one adult and two juveniles are under investigation. More information will be forth coming as soon as it is available.
Dent went on to report that the CPD received 231 calls in July. In part, there were seven domestic situations, seven rides home from taverns, two shop lifters picked up, six accidents, 18 warnings given, 14 assists to the ambulance crew and one to the CVFD.
“HELLO STITCH” — Bessie Gemar, a resident at the PMC-ECU, meets “Stitch”, a Hereford bull calf owned by Lynda Barker and her family. Stitch had a great time being petted and scratched by the residents. The calf was part of the family barbecue held for the Extended Care Unit. Photo courtesy of Lynda Barker, PMC-ECU
The Pondera Medical Centers’ Extended Care Unit (ECU) recently held a Back to the Barnyard theme barbecue.
Residents and family had a unique chance to see some farm animals, have a BBQ and listen to some super music.
The families and staff brought in potluck salads and desserts while the PMC provided the hamburgers and hot dogs.
RECORD BREAKER — Allison Broesder swims in the 100m IM where she broke a pool record at the State Swim meet over the weekend.
(Below) Brady Barnhill competes and places 10th in the 25m Fly at the State Swim meet. Photos for the I-O by Amy Salois
In case you missed it, Conrad played host to 21 swim teams from across the Big Sky. Swimmers and their families came from Scobey to the Bitterroot and in-between to take advantage of Conrad’s hospitality.
Combined team places went like this: 1. Sidney, 2. Bitterroot, 3. Lewistown, 4. Malta, 5. Chinook, 6. Columbia Falls, 7. Glasgow, 8. Conrad, 9. Shelby, 10. Fort Benton, 11. Roundup, 12, Scobey, 13. Glendive, 14. Fairfield, 15. Chester, 16. Plentywood, 17. Cut Bank, 18. Harlem, 19. Choteau, 20. Plains, and 21. Sunburst.
Teams were split into four divisions, AA, A, B, and C. Conrad was moved up to the A division where they placed fifth..