Thursday, December 08, 2022

Local News

Need more information regarding today's local news? Here, we'll keep you up to date on everything happening in Montana today.

Updated 5 hours, 44 minutes ago

Three Libby police officers resign; Chief Kessel put on paid leave

The startling development was not announced by city officials until after social media posts revealed the inform...

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
Yaak resident accused of assaulting wife

Robert William Gile, 51, is being held in the county Detention Center on one felony count of partner or family member assault.

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
Lincoln Co. teen jailed on chase charges

According to the charging document filed on Oct. 31 by Lincoln County Attorney Marcia Boris, Edwards was also charged with reckless driving and fleeing from ...

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
'Christmas Carol' takes the stage in Troy, Libby this weekend

The shows are free.

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
Rhodes guilty of seditious conspiracy in Jan. 6 case

A Washington, D.C., jury found Rhodes guilty of sedition after three days of deliberations in the nearly two-month-long trial that showcased the far-right ex...

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
Santa Claus comes to Libby

It was a festive time Saturday night in Mineral Park as Santa and Mrs. Claus came to Libby.

Updated 2 days, 17 hours ago
Forest officials enjoy one of prescribed burning falls in years

With an eye on future firefighting efforts and favorable environmental conditions the U.S Forest Service enjoyed a productive fall.

Updated 6 days, 10 hours ago
Libby woman charged with burglary

According to a police report, video surveillance showed a woman had entered the business through a back door.

Updated 6 days, 10 hours ago
Libby child killer drops parole bid during hearing

Child killer Robert Hornback will not be getting his freedom any time soon and he won’t come before the Montana Board of Pardons and Parole for another six y...

Updated 6 days, 10 hours ago
Mixed results for big game hunters in northwest Montana

Any unused license-permit valid on the last day of the general season (i.e., Nov. 27, 2022) is valid during the muzzleloader heritage season.

Updated 6 days, 10 hours ago
Judge rules that Montana’s wolf hunt will continue

Abbott says groups didn’t prove state wolf population would be irreparably harmed by new hunting rule.

Updated 6 days, 10 hours ago
Wolf trapping not yet open in occupied grizzly bear habitat areas

Wolf trapping is currently closed in Trapping District 1 in or near occupied grizzly bear habitat.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
Progress being made on Cabinet Heights water moratorium

New water connections still on pause after city water pressure began to drop.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
Updated draft growth policy goes before Libby council Monday

After changes were made in October, another round of public comment underway for the draft document.

Updated 1 week ago
Avalanche warning issued as northwest Montana digs out from snow storm

The avalanche warning includes mountainous terrain above 5,000 feet in elevation on the Kootenai National Forest, Silver Valley, Selkirk and Cabinet Mountains.