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 7 hours, 1 minute 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 1 week, 1 day ago
Driver injured in vehicle accident on snowy U.S. 2 near Libby

According to Montana Highway Patrol's incident log, several accidents and slideoffs occurred across northwest Montana.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Troy family works to recover from loss of home in fire

Kenneth and Sheryl Hammrich lost their home due to a fire on Wednesday, Oct. 23.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Libby man accused of attempted sex assault seeks bail reduction

Jason D. Buford, 45, is charged with felony attempted sexual assault, and two misdemeanors, including unlawful restraint and partner or family member assault...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Man with Libby ties pleads guilty to criminal endangerment

Rex Lee Rohan, 53, entered his plea from a correctional facility in Alaska on Nov. 21.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Permit required to salvage vehicle-killed deer, elk and moose

Entire animal must be removed by permit holder

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Upcoming meetings to discuss FWP conservation easements in northwest Montana

All together, the combined easement acreage encompasses approximately 226,300 acres.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Troy welcomes Santa Claus

Christmas carols, a special story, games for kids and an appearance by a jolly Grinch made for a festive evening.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Troy School District commended on safety policies

After an evaluation by an independent party minor improvements were suggested and the school district will soon decide what it will prioritize in the future.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Lincoln Co. Sheriff's Office investigates Saverite West burglary

It was determined that someone had used a key to enter the store and had stolen about $2,000 in cash, receipts and checks.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Libby veteran shares story of faith and inspiration

Today, Shelton is in charge of the youth ministry at the Libby Christian Church and he has a life for which he and his family are very thankful for.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Paint it Pink fundraisers return in 2022

In 2022, fundraising efforts were back in full swing after cancelling events in the past two years due to COVID.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
More affordable housing coming to Libby

The plan is for Cabinet Affordable Housing to build a 24-unit housing project targeting households with limited income. They will be located on a 4.1 acre lo...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Knudsen, Tester publicize efforts to curb fentanyl abuse

Knudsen announced Nov. 17 a new partnership with nonprofit Voices for Awareness to bolster education and outreach on fentanyl and counterfeit drugs in the state.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Victim testifies at man's sentencing for stealing cash and pot

The victim said Fish had watched from outside their home when his wife undressed while getting ready for bed.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Libby, Troy Cub Scouts collect food for local pantries

The Cub Scouts of Pack 4925 in Libby and Troy collected nearly a ton of food for local food pantries on Nov. 12, 2022.