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Category Archives: Valley News

Awards rain down on Marcus Daly Hospital

The award wall is filling up as Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital (MDMH) in Hamilton continues to rack up the awards for high quality care. And now the hospital has received an award for being the “Most Wired Hospital for 2013”. The awards for quality care are given out based on a strict and measurable assessment…

Stockgrowers honor Earl and Ida Reynolds

By Jean Schurman The Bitterroot Stockgrowers held their annual banquet Saturday night in Stevensville. One of the most anticipated events of the evening was the naming of the Stockgrower of the Year. This year, the group honored one of the founders of the organization, Earl Reynolds, and his wife, Ida. The couple left Stockton, Utah,…

Victor School using innovative program to improve reading

  By Jean Schurman Learning to read, do math, sit still and listen to the teacher are probably a kindergartener’s or first grader’s biggest tasks. It’s a tough job. Imagine then, that physically the child just cannot sit still or sit up straight long enough for her or his eyes to focus on the alphabet…

Benefit set to help send local students to Science Olympiad Nationals

  On Saturday, January 18, at p.m., six-time award-winning author Marty Essen will present “Around the World in 90 Minutes” in the Old Corvallis Gym. The purpose of the event is to raise money to help send the Corvallis Middle School Science Olympiad Team to the Nationals in Orlando, Florida. “We should all be proud…

New museum exhibit focuses on natural world

By Michael Howell How well do you know your world? It’s hard to imagine anyone visiting the Bitterroot Valley for the first time who would not be struck by the awesome beauty of the place. But those who linger here, who live here, soon recognize something even more amazing and that is how the place…

Annual Stockgrowers events this Saturday

  The annual Bitterroot Stockgrowers dinner and day seminars will be this Saturday, January 11, at 5 p.m. at St. Mary’s Family Center in Stevensville. A no host bar will open the evening and dinner will follow. The Knights of Columbus will serve a prime rib dinner family style. Cost is $25 per person. The…

RML scientist recognized for virus studies

  The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene and the American Committee on Arthropod-Borne Viruses has presented its Dalrymple/Young Award to Hideki Ebihara, Ph.D., an investigator who studies emerging viruses at Rocky Mountain Laboratories (RML) in Hamilton. The award, given every three years to scientists in the middle of their careers, recognizes outstanding contributions…

Bitterroot Woman’s Club celebrates 100 years

By Jean Schurman For the past 100 years, women of the Bitterroot Valley have been gathering, first in the daytime, later in the evenings, and now on Saturday mornings, to decide how to help their communities and socialize. While the times of the meetings have changed as women’s lives have become busier with most women…

De Groot joins Tompkins & Peters CPAs, P.C

Tompkins & Peters CPAs, P.C. is pleased to announce the addition of John De Groot, CMA to its Hamilton office. John is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and brings a wealth of knowledge to the firm, having an extensive background in the banking industry. John relocated to Montana, after being honorably discharged as a Sergeant…

Groundbreaking ceremony held for Daly Hospital Intensive Care Unit

  Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital’s groundbreaking ceremony could not have happened on a more beautiful day. The sun was bright and warmed about 150 people, including community members, hospital staff, and foundation and board members. All gathered around the future ICU location as the hospital and foundation members broke ground to celebrate the progress and…