St. Regis Bank Robbed by ‘Thin and Tiny’ Man

first_imgMISSOULA – Mineral County authorities are searching for a “thin and tiny” man wearing a motorcycle helmet who robbed a bank in St. Regis.The sheriff’s department says the Mullan Trail Bank was robbed at about 1:45 p.m. Tuesday. The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5 feet, 5 inches tall, “thin and tiny.” The suspect left the bank on a small red motorcycle.A sheriff’s department dispatcher tells the Missoulian that aspects of the St. Regis bank robbery resembled others in Bigfork and Lakeside last fall. In each case, a male wearing motorcycle helmet was identified as the culprit.The First Interstate Bank in Bigfork was robbed in September while a Glacier Bank branch in Lakeside was robbed in November. Email Stay Connected with the Daily Roundup. Sign up for our newsletter and get the best of the Beacon delivered every day to your inbox.last_img read more

Endurance Canada Announces WEG Squad and Alternate Riders

first_img Horse Sport Enews Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding. SIGN UP More from Horse Sport:Christilot Boylen Retires From Team SportAfter an exemplary career as one of Canada’s top Dressage riders, seven-time Olympian Christilot Boylen has announced her retirement from team competition.2020 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair CancelledFor only the second time in its history, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has been cancelled but plans are being made for some virtual competitions.Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Statement on 2020 EventAs the Province of Ontario starts to reopen, The Royal’s Board and staff will adhere to all recommendations put forward by government and health officials.Government Financial Assistance for Ontario FarmersOntario Equestrian has recently released this update of several financial assistance packages available, including those for farm business. Email* Ottawa, ON – The Endurance Canada International Committee is pleased to announce the squad and alternates who will represent Canada at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) to be held in Lexington, KY September 25–October 10, 2010. Endurance Canada WEG SquadRider – Home Town – HorseElroy Karius – Kelowna, BC – Apache EclypseGail Jewell – Kelowna, BC – NL TemptationRobert Gielen – Norton, NB – F.C. GalaxyRuth Sturley – Owen Sound, ON – RBF Super SportYvette Vinton – Morriston, FL – TeeseAlternatesGail Jewell – Kelowna, BC – Diamond ReoTerre O’Brennan – Delta, BC – KoszaarCarol Steiner – Vanessa, ON – Jumpin’ JaxKathy Irvine – Blackfoot, AB – Nightwind’s SavanahTrisha Dowling – Saskatoon, SK – ZF MochaGail Jewell – Kelowna, BC – A Salisbury RoseLeanna Marchant – Calgary, AB – Samsons Fire“On behalf of Endurance Canada International, I am extremely pleased to announce the list of ranked riders and alternates for the upcoming World Equestrian Games in Kentucky,” said Myna Cryderman, chair of Endurance Canada International Subcommittee. “I know how hard all the contenders for these positions have worked for their opportunity to represent Canada at these Games.  I congratulate all of riders for their efforts.”Members of the squad and alternates will arrive in Lexington on September 18th, giving them time to focus prior to the competition on September 26. The 160 km race, which will wind through the beautiful bluegrass countryside, will consist of five compulsory veterinary checks and hold times where the horses will be carefully monitored. The riders must complete the course in less than 12 hrs 20 min, but it is anticipated that the winning times will be much faster, but the final time is always dependent on weather conditions.“I’ve had a wonderful opportunity this year to attend numerous FEI CEI 3* 160 km competitions in both the US and Canada to observe our elite athletes compete with top riders in North America who were building their resumes and fine-tuning their conditioning — all in preparation for the WEG,” Kay Melvin, Chef d’équipe of the Canadian Endurance Team. “I sincerely congratulate the members of our squad, and I look forward to being with them and the rest of the team officials and crew in Kentucky doing what we do best, which is working as a Team going for a spot on the podium.”The official first veterinary inspection will occur on September 25, and following the inspection, the official Team and Individual competitors will be announced.last_img read more

Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Lotus, More To Play Citizens Bank Park ‘Live-In / Drive-In’ Series

first_imgLive Nation has announced a new drive-in concert series taking place in the parking lot of Citizens Bank Park, home of the Philadelphia Phillies. The concert series, dubbed Live-In / Drive-In, will feature headlining performances from Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Lotus, Dark Star Orchestra, and more from August to September.Related: The Disco Biscuits Return To Action With Livestream From Empty Citizens Bank Park [Photos/Video]Live-In / Drive-In will also feature comedians as well as bands, with the series kicking off with funnyman Bert Kreischer on August 16th. From there, Live Nation, in partnership with the Phillies, will host concerts and comedians at least three days a week through September 7th when series wraps up with the Labor Day Comedy Jam, featuring an array of comics hosted by DJ Jazzy Jeff and Corey Townes.During its run, Live In / Drive-In will host PPPP (8/21), The Struts (8/22), an album release party for The Front Bottoms (8/23), Mt. Joy with special guest Adam Melchor (8/25), Subtronics with special guests Minnesota and Level Up (8/26), Smith & Myers (9/3), Lotus (9/4), a two-night run of Dark Star Orchestra (9/5–6), and finally the Labor Day Comedy Jam (9/7).“We are excited to enable music fans to once again enjoy live music safely as we unveil our Live-In / Drive-In series at Citizens Bank Park,” said Geoff Gordon, Regional President, Live Nation Philadelphia. “We are grateful to the Philadelphia Phillies, the City of Philadelphia, the State of Pennsylvania, and the musicians and artists who are excited to get back out and perform live on stage in a socially distanced environment for their fans in Philly again.”Tickets to the concerts will be sold by the carload, ranging from $99.50 to $225, with a maximum of four people per car. At the events, audio will be transmitted into listener’s cars via an FM signal, with video of the performances projected onto LED screens. Cars will be parked in a 17×17 spot and are required to remain in their vehicles throughout the performance, though masked fans will be able to leave their car’s zone to use “continuously sanitized” restrooms.A pre-sale for Citi cardmembers goes on live on Tuesday, July 21st at 12 p.m. ET, with tickets for the general public going up Friday at 10 a.m. ET. Click here for tickets and more information.last_img read more