Partly cloudy skies this evening will become overcast overnight. A few flurries or snow showers possible. Low 4F. Winds light and variable..
Partly cloudy skies this evening will become overcast overnight. A few flurries or snow showers possible. Low 4F. Winds light and variable.
Updated: February 20, 2019 @ 10:14 pm
Butte celebrates the Chinese New Year of the pig on a freezing day with temperatures of hoovering just above zero degrees.
Faith Ryker, 15, and Katarine Boysza, 15, hang out by the dragon as they wait to take their positions on Saturday afternoon before the Chinese New Year parade in Uptown Butte.
Two-year-old Eleanor Creason holds her grandfather's hand as she looks at the dragon before the start of Butte's annual Chinese New Year parade at the Butte-Silver Bow County Courthouse Saturday.
Gracie Speece, 10 and Marlene Zhou, 17, carry the pearl in front of the dragon at the beginning of Butte's annual Chinese New Year parade Saturday.
Montana History Club students carry the dragon through the M&M Bar and Cafe during the annual Chinese New Year Parade in Uptown Butte.
About 12 Butte High School students with the Montana History Club carry the dragon through the streets of Uptown Butte on Saturday during the annual Chinese New Year celebration.
Yen Wang and her son Leon Davison, 3, wear bright yellow and red for the Chinese New Year Parade in Uptown Butte. "They are just good colors, you know, bright," said Wang.
The dragon makes long shadows as it snakes its way along Main Street in Uptown Butte during the annual Chinese New Year Parade.
Gracie Speece, 10, and Marlene Zhou, 17, lead the dragon through the streets of Uptown Butte by carrying a pearl on a stick Saturday along Main Street in Uptown Butte.
After making its way through the streets of Uptown Butte, the dragon stops in front of the Mai Wah Museum for one final blessing and a reception for the parade participants.
It never quite made it above zero in Butte on Saturday afternoon, according to the National …
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