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Hunting, trapping season closures

January 11, 2019 at 4:44 pm

Fisher season to close in Bitterroot FMUBy order of the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission, the season for taking fisher in portions of Trapping District 2 of northwestern Montana will close at midnight on the evening of Saturday, Janua...

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Koats for Kids regular hours end

January 11, 2019 at 4:44 pm

Koats for Kids has ended regular hours at the former Asa Woods School building for the season. Those in need of winter clothing can still receive it by contacting Kate at 406-293-5363 or Cathy at 406-293-5332.

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Kootenai Karacters donate to speech and drama

January 11, 2019 at 4:44 pm

The Kootenai Karacters theater troop recently donated $200 to the Libby High School speech and drama team last week. The money will go toward matching sweatshirts for team meets.

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Hunting season closures

January 04, 2019 at 5:27 pm

Female mountain lion hunting closed, HD 317The hunting of female mountain lions in southwestern Montana Hunting District 317, which includes portions of Park County, closed Jan. 3.Bobcat season closed in Trapping District 3By order of the M...

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Smith River permit applications available now

January 04, 2019 at 5:27 pm

Float permits applications for Smith River State Park are now available through Thursday, Feb. 14, for the 2019 season.According to a press release from Montana State Parks, the permit drawing will be held on Monday, March 4.The release not...

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Informational open houses being a child’s advocate

January 04, 2019 at 5:27 pm

With the number of Montana children in foster care more than doubling in the past decade, Lincoln County children are in need of court appointed advocates, and a local organization is hosting open houses looking for volunteers.Court Appoint...

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Cabinet Peaks donates microscope to KVCS

January 04, 2019 at 5:27 pm

Cabinet Peaks Medical Center rounded out 2018 with an equipment donation to Kootenai Valley Christian School.According to a press release from Cabinet Peaks, the laboratory department donated an Olympus Pathologist Grade Microscope to KVCS....

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This is Montana: city bands part one

January 04, 2019 at 5:27 pm

The history of the Missoula City Band in many ways mirrors the history of Missoula, Montana. Since Missoula’s virtual beginning — the time Montana was only a territory and not yet a state — the Missoula City Band played.Through two world wa...

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First baby of 2019: It’s a girl!

January 04, 2019 at 5:27 pm

The first baby of 2019 born at Cabinet Peaks Medical Center was a girl, Alora Briere, daughter of proud parents Jeff and Hailey Briere.According to a release from Cabinet Peaks, Briere was born at 1:54 a.m. on Jan. 2, weighing 5 lbs, 4 ounc...

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Public comment sought for open water fishing contests proposed for open water 2019

January 04, 2019 at 5:27 pm

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on open water fishing contests proposed for the 2019 season. Participants must comply with state fishing regulations, including daily and possession limits. Applications for fishi...

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