There was a discussion, through Pondera Medical Center (PMC) board, Janice Hoppes and the commissioners for a request by PMC to apply for an Intercap Loan.
In the past, PMC has used a Montana Board of Investments Intercap loan, which the county has applied for.
Commissioner Hoppes made the motion, that in the event it was requested by the PMC; the county agrees to apply for a Montana Board of Investments loan for the hospital for a new cardiac monitor. The motion passed on a 3-0 vote.
Democratic and Republican precinct committeemen and women will be elected during the June 3 primary.
A Declaration for Nomination is required to be filed in the office of the Clerk and Recorder to appear on the Juneballot for a precinct committee position. There is no filing fee and the persons elected serve a two-year term, beginning January 1, 2015.
Ken Walter, formerly of Conrad, passed away Jan. 16 in Casa Grande, Ariz., with his wife and children by his side.
Ken was born on Aug. 13, 1931 to Inez and Joe Walter in Wolf Point. He graduated from Wolf Point High School in 1949. On July 16, 1951, he married Leone Durkin. They were married for over 62 years. Together, Ken and Leone had two children, Karen and Ron.