County Happenings

Sunday, April 17, 2022

On April 19, 2022 at 5:30 p.m., the Dawson County Commissioners will meet in the Dawson County Courthouse Community Room. For more information, call Joe Sharbono, Chairman of the Board, at (406) 377-3562.

On April 25, 2022 at 5:15 p.m., the Urban Transportation Board will meet at the Urban Transportation bus barn. For more information, call Leslie Hunter at (406) 377-1364.

On April 25, 2022 at 6 p.m. there will be a Gardening Basics class presented at the Dawson County Courthouse basement. For more information contact Trestin Benson-Feagler at (406) 377-4277

On April 25, 2022 from 7-9 p.m.; the Dawson County Fair Board will meet at the Fairgrounds Ticket Office.




a. Fair Entertainment Options

b. Small Animal Barn Update

c. Judges and Superintendent Update

d. Inflatables

e. Night Show Update


a. Thursday Entertainment Options

b. Night Show Ticket Sales and Locations

c. Gator

On April 26, 2022 at 5:30 p.m., the Dawson Community Airport Board will meet in the Dawson County courthouse Conference Room. For more information, call Craig Hostetler at (406) 687-3372.

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 www.dawsoncountymontana. com 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 albertsd@, 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.