Gernaat, Garcia elected as directors at Fall Membership Meeting

By Trina Jo Bradley Vice President, Marias River Livestock Association The Marias River Livestock Association’s Fall Membership Meeting was held Tuesday, Oct. 2 at Ringside Ribs in Shelby. 24 members were in attendance. The meeting kicked off with a short presentation by President Matt Connelly of the Valier FFA Chapter, along with members Delaney Aiken … More Gernaat, Garcia elected as directors at Fall Membership Meeting

Chronic Wasting Disease in the Sweet Grass Hills

  The 2017 hunting season brought changes to part of the 401 Hunting District.  A mule deer buck harvested north of Chester, in the East Butte area close to the Canadian Border, tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in November of 2017. The area was under surveillance by the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks … More Chronic Wasting Disease in the Sweet Grass Hills

Working Toward a Common Goal

By Trina Jo Bradley Vice President, Marias River Livestock Association Last week I attended the Montana Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife monthly board meeting in Missoula as a representative of Marias River Livestock Association. MTSFW is a 310 member strong non-profit organization whose mission is “to preserve, protect and enhance Montana’s hunting, fishing and trapping … More Working Toward a Common Goal

COMMENT NOW!

Grizzlies have been more active than ever this year, and there aren’t many people on the Rocky Mountain Front and plains immediately to the east that haven’t been somehow affected. I keep preaching about everyone needing to show up and speak up, and I’m not going to stop now. These meetings are the chance we … More COMMENT NOW!

IGBC Summer Meeting

By Trina Jo Bradley Vice President, Marias River Livestock Association Tuesday, June 19, 2018 I attended the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee meeting in Polson, Montana. The meeting began with the usual introductions of the board, followed by the introduction of every person in the room. The CSKT Tribal Council Chairman, Ron Trahan, was also in … More IGBC Summer Meeting