Who we are
Augusta Breeze is a small local newspaper serving Augusta, Montana. It is a Wholly owned division of Foxys Publishing
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles and Ads on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
If you author a story
If you submit a story, we ask for your full name for your byline, which we currently require in order to publish your story. Stories submitted with out a full name, may be deleted, or posted anonymous. If we post a story anonymous, WE OWN ALL RIGHTS TO THE STORY. YOU FORFEIT YOUR RIGHTS TO HAVE ANONYMITY!
If we don’t pay you for a story, you give us perpetual license to use your story in any edition and any issue. However, we do not own the rights, we only have a license, so we can not assigned or license your work without your permission. If we pay for a story, it is our property and you lose any rights you had to the story. It is your responsibility to ensure you are retaining the rights you wish to have.
If you submit plagiarized material, you indemnify Augusta Breeze, Foxys Publishing employees, share holders, contractors, suppliers, and associates from any legal action, and you agree you will defend the above named at YOU’RE EXPENSE!
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
While we don’t send your information to Advertisers or third party embedded objects, your browser will. You should be aware that this is a side effect of using a browser on the Internet and there is NOTHING we can do about this, it’s your browser and their server.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where your data is sent
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.