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Updated 6 days, 20 hours ago

More details emerge for coming school year

Libby Public School District administrators are continuing to hammer out details for reopening classrooms during...

Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago
Flathead Valley Community College explores expansion of Libby campus

Officials with Flathead Valley Community College are exploring possible grant funding to overhaul and expand the Libby campus.

Updated 6 days, 15 hours ago
Libby Public School District employee tests positive for COVID-19

A Libby Public School District staff member has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Libby school officials study reopening plan

With the new school year approaching, Libby Public School District educators face an increasingly difficult question as novel coronavirus cases climb in Linc...

Updated 1 month ago
Lincoln County educators weigh plans for reopening public schools

With less than two months to go before the end of summer break, Lincoln County educators are determining how schools will open in the fall amid the COVID-19 ...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Federal coronavirus aid trickles down to local schools

Libby Public Schools District is slated to receive about $402,371 from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Securites Act.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Survey posted for elementary school families

Libby educators are casting an eye toward what the coming school year might look like and asking parents for help.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Graduation festivities tweaked in Troy amid pandemic

The lack of handshakes and hugs at this year’s Troy High School graduation ceremony might end up the biggest departure from past observations of the rite of ...

Updated 3 months ago
Libby officials hold fast to graduation plans

Despite mounting pressure to loosen restrictions surrounding high school graduation, Superintendent Craig Barringer said the Libby Public School District wou...

Updated 3 months ago
Makeup of school board unchanged

Four members of the Libby Public School Board were sworn back into office May 11.

Updated 3 months ago
Libby school board passes on pandemic policy guidelines

The Libby Public School Board opted against adopting a set of policies recommended by the Montana School Boards Association for weathering the COVID-19 pandemic on May 4.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Libby School Board takes first look at possible graduation plan

Members of the Libby Public School Board on May 4 got a first look at a potential plan to use a streaming service, tickets and the high school track and football field to host graduation ceremonies this year.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Troy, Libby plan to continue with remote learning

Students in Libby and Troy will continue doing schoolwork remotely for the remainder of the year.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Administrators pledge to celebrate graduation someway, somehow

Although restrictions aimed at preventing the spread of novel coronavirus are relaxing, local school administrators are still deciding how high school graduation festivities will look this year.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Troy officials report success in keeping students engaged

Prior experience with online tools gave teachers and students at Troy Public Schools a leg up with remote teaching, but the move out of the classroom has presented challenges, said Superintendent Jacob Francom.