Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Error message

Views XML Backend: HTTP response: Service Unavailable. URI: http://search.fccinteractive.com/solr/classifieds/select/?q=pubToDomain:thedickinsonpress.com+AND+featured:1&fl=imageArray,datePosted,advertisement,classification,slug,ID,title&start=0&rows=5000&sort=slug%20asc
Advertisement

Dalai Lama's visit to Montana in 2011 postponed

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
Dickinson, 58602
The Dickinson Press
(701) 225-4205 customer support
Dickinson North Dakota 1815 1st Street West 58602

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) -- The Dalai Lama has more than 1 million followers on Twitter since his official site launched, and another 2,800 online fans are eagerly awaiting his 2011 visit to Montana on Facebook.

Advertisement
Advertisement

There's just one problem.

The Tibetan spiritual leader's visit to consecrate the Garden of 1,000 Buddhas in western Montana, near Arlee, has been postponed until 2012 amid construction delays.

But event volunteer Deb Hicks doesn't want to erase the Facebook page "Garden of 1000 Buddhas and Dalai Lama in Montana 2011" and part with its 2,867 online followers just yet.

Hicks says she can't change the title of the original Facebook page she created, so she created a new page to delete the 2011 reference. The new site, however, has just 611 fans.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness