Sunrise & Sunset Times

November 17 7:51 a.m.     5:02 p.m.
November 18 7:53 a.m. 5:01 p.m.
November 19 7:54 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
November 20 7:56 a.m. 4:59 p.m.
November 21 7:57 a.m. 4:58 p.m.
November 22 7:59 a.m. 4:57 p.m.
November 23 8:00 a.m. 4:56 p.m.

Simon’s Weekly Weather

NW Montana
Regional Forecast issued on
Sunday, Nov. 14



Nov. 16

Much cooler with variable clouds and a slight chance of snow showers. Highs in the 30s to near 40 with mid 20s around 5000 feet. West winds 10 to 20 mph in the morning decreasing in the afternoon. Ridge top winds west 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph decreasing to less than 15 mph in the afternoon.


Wednesday and Thursday,

Nov. 17 & 18

Dry. Lows in the teens all elevations Wednesday except locally single digits colder valleys warming to the mid teens to mid 20s Thursday with upper teens around 5000 feet. Highs in the 30s to near 40 with mid 20s around 5000 feet.


Friday through Sunday,

Nov. 19 – 21

A chance of snow showers. Lows in the 20s with lower 20s around 5000 feet. Highs in the 30s to near 40 with mid 20s around 5000 feet.


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Book of the Week

“The Ghost at the Table” By Suzanne Berne


A drama about two sisters whose memories of their
mother’s death are very
different. And it all comes to a head on the very da we should all be giving nothing but thanks.

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Movie of the Week



Molly and Abbey, along with their crew of close friends and acquaintances, host a dysfunctional,
comical and chaotic Thanksgiving dinner.{R}

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Montana Gas Price Update

As of Monday, November 8th—

Montana gas prices have fallen 0.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.39/g today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 615 stations in Montana. Gas prices in Montana are 3.1 cents per gallon higher than a month ago and stand $1.16/g higher than a year ago.


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Recipe of the Week  –  Sea Salt Sweet Potatoes


2 lbs (about 3) medium sweet potatoes, peeled, cut into 1 inch pieces
1/2 TSP. sea salt, plus more for finishing
2 TBSP. vegetable oil
1/4 TSP. black pepper
1/4 C. maple syrup
1/4 C. pecan pieces

1.) Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. and coat 9×13 baking pan with cooking spray.

2.) Mix all ingredients together in a separate bowl, except the pecans.


3.) Arrange mixture in baking pan.


4.) Bake 25-30 mins, stirring halfway through.


5.) Remove from oven and sprinkle with pecan pieces. Finish with a pinch of sea salt to serve.



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Word of the Week


Pronunciation: mu-di-tah
Part of Speech: Noun
Meaning: feeling joy on someone else’s