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Libby hosting two chainsaw events this weekend

Libby hosting two chainsaw events this weekend

September 18, 2018 at 5:00 am

Following the success of last year’s Kootenai Country Montana Chainsaw Carving Championship, Libby will play host to both the championship and a separate chainsaw carving demonstration event this wee...

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Public meetings to kick off Lincoln County disaster plan update

September 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Western News By JOHN BLODGETT The Western News The Lincoln County Emergency Management Agency is kicking off a five-year update of the county’s Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan with public meetings in Libby and E...

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Photos: Troy playground dedicated to local woman

September 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Western News ...

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Gold Hill fire is 45 percent contained

September 18, 2018 at 5:00 am | Western News The Western News It was a weekend of good progress on the Gold Hill fire north of Libby, beginning with the lifting of pre-evacuation notices on Friday and ending with a quarter-inch of rain on Su...

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Dispensary owners seek license to operate in Troy

September 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | Western News A medicinal cannabis dispensary is seeking a license to operate in Troy city limits, and at the monthly work meeting of the Troy City Council Wednesday, neighboring businesses raised objections not t...

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Steady progress made on wildfires

September 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | Western News Gold Hill fire Good progress was reported this week on the Gold Hill fire, with the lifting of hourly Pipe Creek Road closures, removal of some structure protection equipment and the promise of “a ...

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Deputies use PIT maneuver to stop man evading law enforcement, endangering public

September 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | Western News A Libby man remained jailed on $300,000 bond Thursday after a Monday evening incident that began when he refused to pull over for a deputy and ended after three law enforcement vehicles were damaged ...

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Photos: Remembering fallen first responders on the anniversary of 9/11

September 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | Western News ...

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