Tuesday, December 07, 2021


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Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago

Supaman visits Libby schools

An award-winning Apsaalooke rapper and hip-hop dancer held performances at Libby Public Schools earlier this week.

Updated 4 days, 16 hours ago
Building Western Montana’s herd — Applications being accepted for association’s heifer program

The Western Montana Stockmen’s Association is seeking to build herds for 4-H and FFA youths by awarding heifers to lucky youths in Flathead, Lake, Lincoln, Mineral, Missoula and Sanders counties.

Updated 1 week ago
Libby students performed well on standardized tests

South Lincoln County public school students saw success in standardized testing last spring, overcoming coronavirus-related academic hurdles and long-standing socio-economic challenges.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Learning loss program seeing success

Libby Elementary School educators are seeing early success with an after school program designed to address learning loss caused by classroom closures during the coronavirus pandemic.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
CHC staff to aid Libby schools

Administrators with Libby Public Schools approved bringing on a nurse and support staff from a local clinic to buttress mental and physical health earlier this month.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
School staff in Libby get suicide prevention training

Following a series of teen suicides in the Flathead Valley, Libby Public Schools staff underwent training designed to help them identify at-risk individuals.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
$3.2 million in county funds set aside for education

Lincoln County commissioners have levied just under $3.2 million for countywide education funds this fiscal year.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Troy reconsiders mask policy

With coronavirus outbreaks straining schools throughout the state, Troy Public School Board members reopened a divisive discussion on when or if the district...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
School officials catch flack for communication woes

Libby Public School Board members discussed ways of improving family outreach earlier this week after hearing from at least one parent who was frustrated wit...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
High engagement in afterschool activities

Libby Public Schools saw a strong turnout among middle and high school students for this year’s fall sports and slate of afterschool activities.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
COVID-19 shuts down Eureka elementary school

Eureka Elementary School closed Monday due to a large number of COVID-19 positive or symptomatic staff, Eureka Superintendent of Schools Jim Mepham said in an online post alerting parents throughout the school di...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Libby schools adjust policies after virus surge

Administrators with Libby Public Schools are strongly recommending that students and staff wear masks while on campus, pointing to a recent coronavirus outbr...

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Jump in coronavirus cases among students as school year gets underway

Within days of opening classrooms, Libby Elementary School saw nearly 20 students and staff members test positive for the coronavirus — almost half the total...

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Libby High School Educational Trust bestows scholarships

Two members of Libby’s class of 2021 have received scholarships from the Libby High School Educational Trust.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Troy schools see bigger budgets

Administrators with Troy Public Schools signed off an increase in the district’s mill levy for next fiscal year, but said that property owners can expect a drop in real estate taxes thanks in part to an influx of...