County News

August 29, 2019 in Grants

County & Tribal Crisis Matching Grants & Mobile Crisis Unit Programs

Since 2009, a County Matching Grant program has been in place to address the critical need for crisis intervention and jail diversion in Montana communities.  Through House Bill 328, the…
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August 27, 2019 in County News

Webinar: Public Safety Grade GIS for NG9-1-1, Strategies for Success

Public Safety Grade GIS data required to support NG9-1-1 is fast becoming a reality. Consistent and accurate GIS data is at the core of the NG9-1-1 call routing process. It…
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August 21, 2019 in Employment Opportunities

Sweet Grass County Seeking DES/911 Coordinator

Sweet Grass County is accepting applications for a full time DES/911 Coordinator position.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and familiarity with public emergency services and 911…
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August 16, 2019 in Grants

MT Board of Crime Control Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)

The Montana Board of Crime Control cordially invites you to apply for Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) grant funds.
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July 26, 2019 in Grants

Reclamation & Development Grants Program: Planning Grants Available

The DNRC Reclamation and Development Grants Program (RDGP) is now accepting grant applications to fund planning and assessment for natural resource projects. Up to $50,000 is available per planning project…
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July 25, 2019 in Obituaries

C. David Gorton

Dave Gorton, 70, died July 23rd in Billings after a brief battle with cancer. Dave won election as the only Democrat on the Yellowstone County Commission in 1981, serving until…
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July 12, 2019 in County News

Western Region Day at the White House

This summer the White House is arranging a similar regional event for Montana, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Alaska, which is scheduled for September 10th.    The…
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July 3, 2019 in Employment Opportunities

Cascade County Seeking Public Works Director

Cascade County is seeking a public works director. This position is under the general direction and with the concurrence of the Board of County Commissioners (County Commissioners), is responsible for…
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July 1, 2019 in Grants

$21.5 Million Available Through New Infrastructure Program

Communities and school districts impacted by natural resource development can now apply for a portion of $21.5 million in funds for needed infrastructure investments. The Delivering Local Assistance Program was…
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June 26, 2019 in Employment Opportunities

Cascade County Seeking Planning Director

Cascade County is seeking a planning director. This position is under the general direction of the Board of County Commissioners is responsible for the administration and supervision of the Cascade…
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June 18, 2019 in Employment Opportunities

Dawson County Seeking Control Room Operator – Dawson County Corrections Facility

Dawson County is currently seeking a control room operator for the Dawson County Correctional Facility.
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June 5, 2019 in County News

Local Government Services May 2019 Newsletter

This is the second newsletter from the State Local Government Services (previous Local Government Services Bureau). This issue contains information on local government financial reporting including a legislative update on…
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June 1, 2019 in Obituaries

Robert “Bob” Phillips

Robert Keith "Bob" Phillips, 92, passed away peacefully at home on May 19, 2019, from natural causes, having lived his first nine decades without darkening the doors of hospitals or…
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June 1, 2019 in County News, NACo

NACo High Performance Leadership Academy

County officials are encouraged to participate in the NACo High Performance Leadership Academy (HPLA). The curriculum is delivered by successful leaders from a number of different sectors including some of…
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May 30, 2019 in Obituaries

Joe A. DeLong

Lifetime Flathead Valley resident, Joe Arlee DeLong, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2019.  He was 89 years old. Joe was born on July 13, 1929, to Milton A. and…
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