Sunday, June 13, 2021

Breaking News

For the latest breaking news, see below. We'll share breaking news stories as we have them so you're kept up to date at all times.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago

Body found near Shannon Flats believed to be that of missing Troy man

Authorities believe they have recovered the body of a Troy man missing since last summer.

Updated 11 months, 1 week ago
Health officials investigate possible cluster of COVID-19 cases

Officials announced the probe during the regularly scheduled meeting of the Lincoln County Health Board on July 8. The investigation was launched after testing revealed two new cases of COVID-19 in the county, sa...

Updated 11 months, 2 weeks ago
County confirms new coronavirus case

It’s the first new confirmed coronavirus case in the county since April 5, officials said.

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
School resource office proposal fails again at ballot box

For the second year in a row, Libby voters rejected raising taxes to pay for a school resource officer.

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Lincoln County man is first COVID-19 fatality in Montana

Jim Tomlin, 77, who lived in the Bull Lake area of Lincoln County succumbed to COVID-19 while receiving medical treatment in Kalispell, said his son, G. Scott Tomlin.

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Second COVID-19 case detected in Lincoln County

Officials have confirmed a second case of COVID-19 in Lincoln County.

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
First COVID-19 case detected in Lincoln County

Local health officials announced the first case of COVID-19 detected in Lincoln County on Wednesday evening.

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Drive-through COVID-19 testing site opens in Libby

The multi-colored canopy tents leant the site a festive air at odds with the circumstances that required medical masks and gloves.

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
County commissioners declare state of emergency

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners declared a countywide state of emergency in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic during its March 18 meeting.

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago
Authorities: Man drowns in McGregor Lake

Officials on Tuesday were investigating the death of a man who apparently drowned in McGregor Lake, west of Marion.

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago

Officials on Tuesday were investigating the death of a man who apparently drowned in McGregor Lake, west of Marion.

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago
Child's body identified as missing son of dead couple

The body of a 2-year-old child who was found at a campground in the West Fisher Creek area in Lincoln County last week has been identified as the son of an O...

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago
Libby water main break leaves hundreds without water

A water line break in Libby has left hundreds of people without water.

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago
Fire endangers homes near Libby

A wildfire has broken out in Lincoln County near the U.S. Forest Service Fire Cache located outside of Libby.

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago
Child's body found in Lincoln County

The search for the 2-year-old child of an Oregon couple who apparently died in a murder-suicide last week near Kalispell has ended tragically.

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago
Montana removes kids from adolescent treatment program

HELENA (AP) — The state removed 27 children from a private adolescent treatment program in northwestern Montana on Tuesday, citing escalating reports of physical and psychological abuse.