County Happenings

Sunday, November 21, 2021

On Nov. 22, 2021 at 5:15 p.m., the Urban Transportation Board will meet at the Urban Transportation Bus Barn. For more information, contact Leslie Hunter at (406) 377-1364.

On Nov. 22, 2021 at 7 p.m., the Dawson County Fair Board will meet at the Fairgrounds ticket office. For more information, call (406) 377-6781.


• Guests

• Old Business

1) Discuss/Determine Rental Rates for Facilities in 2022

2) Search and Rescue Request

• New Business

1) Discuss Entertainment Options for 2022 2) Carnival

On Nov. 24. 2021 at 5:30 p.m., the Glendive Public Library board will meet in the Montana Room of the library. For more information, contact Dawn Kingstad at (406) 377-3633

The regularly scheduled public meetings of the Dawson County Commissioners are held at 10 a.m. on the first Tuesday of the month and at 5:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month.

Anyone wishing to meet with the commissioners can either call or make an appointment to be put on the agenda. Normally, at least one member of the board will be present in the office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, excluding holidays.

The commissioners agenda is posted on the website at and posted on the door of the commissioner’s office at the courthouse by Friday noon before the Tuesday sessions.

Denise Alberts is the contact for the public to access when Mr. Sanderson, Contract Planner for Dawson County, is not in the office. Denise can be reached at (406) 345-4154 or, for the public to access.

The single dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine or a two dose Pfizer vaccine can be scheduled by calling the Health Department at (406) 377-5213. Those wanting the two dose Moderna vaccine will need to schedule an appointment with Albertson’s Pharmacy (Osco Drug) by calling (406) 365-5209. Below are procedures for County Offices that have changes outside normal operations. Anyone wanting a booster of any of the vaccines can call the Health Department also.

• All County offices not listed below will be open to the public is normal but the public is highly encouraged to conduct business over the phone, mail and/or electronically if possible.

1) The Dawson County Health Department is encouraging that appointments be made for visits. Please call the Health Department at (406) 377-5213 prior to arrival or to make reservations for an appointment.

2) The Treasurer’s office is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. including over the lunch hour, but no vehicle registrations after 4 p.m.

3) The Dawson County Urban Transportation and Dawson Community Airport have returned to normal operations but riders are required to wear masks or face covering due to Federal mandates while on the bus and commercial airplanes.

Should any adjustments in these guidelines be needed, we will be communicating those as soon as possible.