Commisioners to talk with senate hopefuls
A meeting is set for mid-September for the commissioners of Hill and Blaine counties to meet with the candidates for an empty state Senate seat in the counties.
Blaine County Commissioner Vic Miller said this morning that the joint commissions will meet Tuesday, Sept. 20, to talk to the candidates for the seat vacated when Sen. Rowlie Hutton, R-Havre, resigned in the middle of his first term.
The candidates selected were, in order of recommendation, Harlem insurance agent Don Richman and Havreites Craig Tilleman of Tilleman Motor Co. and retired state employee Les Bender.
Under state law...