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Rick Tryon

Rick Tryon is an entrepreneur, a singer-songwriter, and is currently serving a four year term as a Great Falls City Commissioner. Helping Montana become an even greater place to live, play and work is Tryon's passion.

Great Falls LGBTQ Center’s NDO Proposal

Kudos to the Great Falls LGBTQ Center for making their draft proposal for a local non-discrimination ordinance available to the public on...

A Tale Of Two Emails

Not surprisingly, my Great Falls City Commissioner email inbox has been very interesting recently. So in doing my best...

Should Lewis & Clark’s Names & Statues Be Removed?

Once again we are seeing throngs of angry 'protesters' tear down, deface, and destroy publicly owned statues and monuments which memorialize national...

Who Is Sending ‘Defund GFPD’ Emails To Commissioners?

As of this afternoon I have received 14 robo-emails addressed to each of us Great Falls City Commissioners 'demanding' that we 'defund'...

Commissioner Responds To Demands To Defund GFPD

Here is the text of an email which all five members of the Great Falls City Commission received on Monday, demanding we...

Great Falls ‘Black Lives Matter’ Rally

Friday, folks gathered in front of the Great Falls Civic Center to show their solidarity in a Black Lives Matter rally. Good...

Massages At The Great Falls Tribune?

Back in the Stone Age (12-14 years ago?) I was a member of the Great Falls Tribune Readers Panel, which met on...

When Can Great Falls Get Back To Work?

Editors Note: Just minutes after posting this piece we learned that Governor Bullock has extended restrictions and closures statewide until April 10.

Questions About Cascade County COVID-19 Order Answered

Here is a FAQ sheet from the City County Health Department answering question concerning today's COVID-19 Order closing and restricting services for...

Are Refugee Resettlement & Climate Change Great Falls Issues?

Great Falls Mayor Bob Kelly deserves kudos for stepping up and apologizing to the public for signing an online letter, as Mayor...