Legal Tip of the Week

   Did you know …

you may have to pay a joint credit account you had with your ex-spouse in order to protect your credit? This applies if your ex didn’t make the payments. This may apply even if a court ordered your ex to pay.

   For more information, please visit either the Families and Kids or Money Problems sections on If you can’t find the information you want, click on the LiveHelp button or call the Montana Legal Services Association HelpLine at 1-800-666-6899 free.


   Eleven people played pinochle Aug. 16 at the Baker Senior Center. There were two tables of four players and one table of three players.

   Winners were Jay Gregory, Delbert Schweigert, Iven Felt, and Ping Ho.

   Pinochle will not be played Sunday, Aug. 23, due to the Fallon County Fair. It will be played the next Sunday, Aug. 30, at 1:30 p.m. at the Senior Center.