Handshakes and baseball clichés ran thick Monday as Butte-Silver Bow announced that major donations will cover nearly half the costs of a planned $2.3 million American Legion youth baseball fa…
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Lady Gaga and Vince Vaughn plunged into the icy waters of Chicago's Lake Michigan at a fundraiser for the Special Olympics.Special Olympics Chicago President Casey Hogan said Sunday that Lady Gaga made the plunge with more than 4,500 other participants. Hogan says the singer's appearance was "a very nice surprise."Lady Gaga recently announced her engagement to "Chicago Fire" actor Taylor Kinney. Photos show her and a bare-chested Kinney going into the water together.Vaughn also made the plunge. The native of the Chicago suburb Lake Forest was dressed in a Chicago Blackhawks jersey and jeans. The actor went in up to his knees, then eased himself down backward in the water.
OGDEN, Utah — Northern Colorado guard D'Shara Strange was named the Big Sky Conference women’s basketball player of the week after leading the Bears to a road sweep of Southern Utah and Northern Arizona this past weekend.
This column is by Floyd Bossard, of Butte, who had a long career in the mining industry. The column, called “Braggin on Butte,’’ runs periodically and focuses on Butte’s mining history and related topics. Following is the third installment: