Friday, March 31, 2023

Local News

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Updated 11 hours, 47 minutes ago

Libby grad excelling in math at Montana State

This semester, Nordwick is engaged in his normal coursework while studying differential geometry and differentia...

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
City says its making progress on police situation

Chisholm also said that after the independent review, no criminal charges were referred to the attorney general.

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
April 1 deadline for elk, deer application permits

Hunters applying for special licenses and permits need to have a valid email address.

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
Western News readers will receive puzzle book

The popular monthly feature for readers of all ages that is inserted into the Daily Inter Lake on the fourth Sunday of each month will now be included with The Western News on the following Friday.

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
Troy man pleads guilty to choking woman

The man, who held his head in his hands at times during the hearing, said his memory of the day was spotty, but he did admit he choked her.

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
State seeks comment on plan to combine Libby Superfund cleanup work

DEQ will accept public comment on the draft documents until April 23.

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
Troy Library and Opportunity Center plans unveiled

Guests were shown plans that included community meeting rooms, public office space, a demo kitchen, tech lab/maker space, teen area and early literacy spaces...

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
Idaho governor signs firing squad execution bill into law

The Legislature passed the measure March 20 with a veto-proof majority. Under it, firing squads will be used only if the state cannot obtain the drugs needed for lethal injections.

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
Lincoln County election officials, clerk and recorder resign posts

According to County Human Resources Director Dallas Bowe, she had received letters of resignation from Clerk and Recorder Robin Benson and both employees in ...

Updated 1 week ago
Troy man accused of DUI homicide pleads not guilty

David Daniel Lefell was arraigned on the charges on Monday, March 20. He is currently lodged in the Lincoln County Detention Center.

Updated 1 week ago
Free traumatic brain injury seminar offered

Boundary County Chaplain Corps, in cooperation with the world-renowned Marcus Institute for Brain Health in Aurora, Colorado, wants to help change that situation.

Updated 1 week ago
Troy High School prom photos

Rustic Romance was the theme for the 2023 Troy High School prom.

Updated 1 week ago
Libby High School prom photos

The Libby Memorial Events Center hosted the 2023 Libby High School prom.

Updated 1 week ago
More $ coming to Libby for wildfire prevention

The financing comes from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Community Wildfire Defense Grant program, which is funded via the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

Updated 1 week ago
Grass fire burns 5 acres in Sanders Co.

Plains-Paradise Rural Fire District responded Saturday to the first grass fire of the season.

Updated 1 week ago
Fisher River Valley Fire Rescue has a new ambulance

The new rig, which went into service on Jan. 28, replaced a third-generation 1993 Chevy ambulance that was used at volunteer departments in Noxon and Troy.