A driver sits still before the start of a demolition derby in Sidney, Montana in Aug. 2014.
The Shockwave Jet Truck is one of a kind, making its way to about 30 shows a year with crowds of up to 500,000 at other venues. It came to Sidney in Sept. 2013 to kick off the Wings of Freedom III air show.
An open road in the Great Plains of North Dakota. (Susan Minichiello)
A rainbow in Fairview, Montana after a summer hail storm. (Susan Minichiello.)
Eastern Montana towns are traditionally farming communities.
The ferris wheel at the Richland County Fair and Rodeo.
The crowd watches a man come down from the sky with a parachute during an air show in Sidney, Montana.