The morning's slack competitions at the fairgrounds are designed to weed out some competitors before the main event starts tonight. Steer roping this morning drew a minimal crowd, but cowboys and stable hands were busy getting ready for what's yet to come. (Photos by Tracee Davis)
The southeastern Montana complex of fires is expected to be contained at any time. The last report released from the Incident Management Team was released at 8 o'clock last night, and indicated the fire was 95 percent contained. The fires have burned almost a quarter of a million acres of BLM, county, and private land. We'll have more about recovery efforts as information becomes available.
Day two of the 6th Annual Chris LeDoux Spurs & Spikes Memorial Golf Tournament being held July 6th & 7th at the Powder Horn Golf Club started with a ball drop at 8:30 am Saturday. Following the ball drop 116 golfers ended their putting practice, headed for their carts and 18 holes on the Eagle and Mountain courses. For many more photos see: http://deerrungraphics.com/