Monday, December 11, 2023


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Battle between citizens, county and Happy’s Inn developers reaches court

District Judge Matt Cuffe heard arguments from attorneys from both sides as the Thompson Chain of Lakes Stewardshi…

Updated 6 days, 3 hours ago
Canada lynx draft recovery plan available for public review and comment

The Canada lynx lower 48 DPS includes populations in northern Maine and northeastern New Hampshire, northeastern Minnesota, northwestern Montana and north Idah…

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Troy woman draws state sentence following probation violations

Earlier this year, Williams pleaded guilty to burglary and received a 6-year deferred sentence in March. The other charges were dropped after a plea deal was n…

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Eureka man dies in crash near Rexford

According to MHP, alcohol and speed were suspected factors in the crash.

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Idaho man charged with burglary, assault after Yaak incident

Tom Dana Upshaw, 50, of Rathdrum, Idaho is charged with felony burglary...

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Eureka probationer faces new felony charge

According to the affidavit of probable cause, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Cody DeWitt was dispatched to the intersection of Purdy Drive and Sinclair Creek Road, east of Eureka, for a crashed and abandone…

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Santa arrives in Libby

To the delight of all...

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State urges Montanans to discard recalled cinnamon products

According to the FDA and DPHHS, these products were sold at 19 Dollar Tree stores in Montana, including Libby.

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Feds list wolverines as ‘threatened’ under Endangered Species Act

Decision comes after decades of advocacy by Western conservation groups urging federal listing.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Setting the record straight on Kootenai National Forest timber sales

I do, however, take issue with his “revisionist history” concerning the closure of the Stimson Mill in Libby

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Bits n’ pieces from east, west and beyond

Her legacy, according to historian Stanley Godbold: she was “a master politician, diplomat, as well as caring mother and wife, she was intimately involved in every aspect of the Carter presidency.”

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Lincoln Co. Election Office moves operations to courthouse

The only public notification that has been made is a note taped to the door of the elections office that says, “We are currently working in the Clerk and Recor…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Several Christmas-themed events on tab in south Lincoln Co.

For the next few weeks, there are plenty of events ready to get even Scrooge into the holiday spirit.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Groups seek ban on shooting wolves from helicopters in Idaho’s national forests

Wildlife conservation groups today petitioned the U.S. Forest Service to prohibit aerially gunning of wildlife in national forests in Idaho.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Troy man guilty of DUI homicide returned to jail before release

Winebark was arrested at about 6:10 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22 at the Troy Bowling Alley after District Judge Matt Cuffe signed a bench warrant on Nov. 20 for his…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Montana counties plead with Gianforte on property taxes

In fact, MACo said the state will still receive an extra $20 million over last year even at fewer mills.