The Kootenai Kiwanis club is now selling tickets for what it hopes will become its new annual fundraiser – Kiwanis 4 Kids, a formal evening of entertainment, steak and prawn dinner, silent auction and raffle.
The sailors were permitted to rest in four-hour intervals as they fought along the coast of Korea but the pounding of the ship’s gunners made it nearly impossible to sleep. Two guns mounted at the front of the USS Herbert J. Thomas and one over the destroyer’s berthing compartment caused deafening blasts every two minutes.
Researchers study Libby’s unique asbestos fiber, analyze statistics of people who suffer medical complications from it, and examine the social and psychological impacts that it has had on the community.
Troy city attorney Mark Fennessy admits that the timing of his retirement at the end of the calendar year may seem fortuitous but that it has nothing to do with the ongoing quarrels between the council and mayor.
The Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced last week the availability of a final environmental impact statement on a plan that outlines forest management practices on state trust lands.
After working at Libby Clinic for only a few days, Dr. Ben Paulson hadn’t yet had time last week to explore the jewel of Lincoln County, the Kootenai National Forest, but he had plenty of suggestions of places to go.