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High School Sports Kick Off This Weekend

High school sports kick off this weekend with opening tournaments for the Lady Wolves’ and Poplar Indian varsity volleyball teams Friday and Saturday, Aug. 26-27, at the Choteau Invite. The Wolves’ JV and C squads will be at the Malta Invite.

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Indians Record Touchdown In Non-Conference Loss At Forsyth

The Indians averted a shutout, posting a fourth-quarter touchdown in a 48-8 loss to the southern 3B Dogies at Forsyth Friday, Sept. 2.
Forsyth and Baker are part of the southern 3B, which is considered one of the toughest conferences in Montana.
Following a damaging first quarter where Forsyth recorded 34 points, and single touchdowns by the Dogies in the second and third quarters, The Indians answered with eight points on a 35-yard drive on two plays late in the game. Jaylin Feurhorn caught a 31-yard pass from quarterback Damon Sadler giving Poplar field position deep in the red zone. A 4-yard run by Coy Atkinson put six points on the board. Jeff Berger ran a conversion.
“We had some improvement and still have to find other improvement,” head coach Brent Moore said.
“We’ve got to find some fire,” he said.
“Everyone has got to come up,” Moore said.
The Indians will play Lodge Grass in Hardin Saturday, Sept. 10.
Lodge Grass was Poplar’s only win in their 1-7 2015 season.
The Indians will host the Wolf Point Wolves for their Homecoming game Friday, Sept. 16.
Statistics
Poplar 0 0 0 8—8
Forsyth 34 7 7 0—48
1st Quarter
F: Nathan Weber 26 run (Paul Johnstone pass from Caleb Konche)
F: Logan Martens 48 punt return (kick failed)
F: Caleb Konche 6 run (Hunter Blackwell kick)
F: Mike Weber 5 run (Blackwell kick)
F: Cade Johnstone 28 run (kick failed)
2nd Quarter
F: Colton Darren 48 run (Blackwell kick)
3rd Quarter
F: Darren 50 run (Blackwell kick)
4th Quarter
P: Coy Atkinson, 4 run (Jeff Berger run)

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Free Youth Outdoor Skills Event Scheduled Saturday At Glasgow Trap Club

A free youth outdoor skills event is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 27, at the Glasgow Trap Club.  

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Big Game Forecast 2016: A Look Into What Hunters Can Expect In Area

As summer begins to wind down, hunting season in Montana is about to heat up.

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Missouri Basin Runoff Below Average In July

July runoff in the Missouri River Basin above Sioux City, Iowa, was 2.3 million acre feet, 69 percent of average, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. This follows a June runoff that was 74 percent of average. The 2016 calendar year runoff forecast is 22.7 MAF, which is 89 percent of the historic average.

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