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Help Riley

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
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Help Riley

Raelene Norton posted this on Facebook (forwarded to her by the person who found Riley): Dear Great Falls Community, On the night of July 14th 2014, a female Pekingese mix was hit by a car between the block of 4800 and 5000 of 2nd Ave North and was left on the side of the road. Animal Control was notified by some good Samaritans and the dog was brought to the shelter after being seen by the shelter’s contracted vet. Since then owners have come forward. However, as we all are probably all too familiar, one can never be totally...

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Crop Face?

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
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Crop Face?

We had a great weekend — day-trip to a really, really awesome place in Chouteau County that I will post about later — but when we got home, as always, I did more online digging to check out some of the stuff we had seen. Check out this Google map screenshot of an area that we drove through… Now let’s zoom in a bit…do you see it yet? More...

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ELMO’S Highwood Bar

Tuesday, July 8, 2014
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ELMO’S Highwood Bar

The Highwood Bar (previously) has a new owner, a new name, and even a new menu! The sale just happened a few days ago — Dave and his wife (both retired Air Force) bought it, and are doing some mild renovation and updating. And best of all — in addition to the regular and legendary Friday Steak Night, they are now serving a few other items ALL THE TIME!...

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“wackiness”

Monday, July 7, 2014
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“wackiness”

I’m not sure what Trib reporter Eric Dietrich’s definition of “wacky” is, but mine doesn’t include a man losing his house in a fire, or a woman and her dogs being attacked by a bear. UPDATE: Good move —...

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Happy Birthday, America!

Friday, July 4, 2014
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Happy Birthday, America!

Happy Birthday, America! Oh, look – here’s a copy of your birth certificate! And here is my annual reminder that the correct name for the holiday we celebrate on July 4th is INDEPENDENCE DAY. Yes, it falls on July...

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Big Food!

Friday, July 4, 2014
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Big Food!

If you’re hungry and it’s time for breakfast — you know, the kind of hunger that a couple of Egg McMuffins just can’t handle — then you need to drop in at JJ’s Bakery downtown on Central. Check out...

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