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Updated 2 days, 21 hours ago

Crossing the dam: Wings 2024 Motorcycle Fun Run

For the first time since Sept. 11, 2001, public vehicle traffic was allowed to cross the Libby Dam.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Lincoln Co. Democrats will host convention for delegate selection

Local Democrats prepare to take part in Democratic National Convention.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Birth announcement: Derek Allen Miller

Family Birth Services as well as Allen and Sarah Miller are pleased to announce the birth of...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Voters will make their choice on library district

Voters may drop off their ballot at a secure drop location on Election Day, including at Troy Dispatch, Eureka Dispatch, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Lobby or at the Election Center in Libby.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Former election head sues Lincoln County

Paula Buff, through her attorney Ann C. German, filed the suit in March 2024. The suit was served on Wednesday, May 29.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Meet Lincoln Co. Commissioner candidate Noel Duram

The glaring thing for Lincoln County is the need to address the coming financial hardships that are plaguing the budget as well as businesses in this county.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Sheriff's Office blotter

An officer investigated a report of a dog at large killing chickens in the 1200 block of Champion Haul Road, Libby.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Meet Montana House District 2 candidate Tom Jenkins

I am a retired business owner. I operated and owned Jenkins Motors GMC and Buick dealership for many years in Libby.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Meet Lincoln Co. Commissioner candidate Doug Davies

Except for a dedicated grant writer an immediate freeze needs to be placed on all hiring.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Meet Lincoln Co. Commissioner candidate Josh Letcher

I was involved before I was a county commissioner because I care about the future of Lincoln County. I don’t want my children to have to move away.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Meet Lincoln Co. Commissioner candidate Brian Phillips

I think one of the first things Lincoln County should invest in is a dedicated grant writer.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Meet Montana House District 2 candidate Tom Millett

Reducing burdensome rules and regulations, fast-tracking the permitting of mines and a long-term goal of Montana gaining ownership of the National Forests is w…

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Feds will move grizzly bears into North Cascades

The plan is to move three to seven grizzly bears from the Rocky Mountains or British Columbia every summer for five to 10 years until reaching a population of 25 bears. The goal is a population of 200 bears in 60 t…

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Study shows impact of pollution on water quality of Clark Fork River

In 2023 biologists with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks sampled for toxins on the Clark Fork River from Silver Bow Creek, near Butte, to Cabinet Gorge Reservoir on the Idaho border, including samples from the Clark …

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Libby educator’s welding students a memorable group

Working with the welding professionals at Flathead Valley Community College in Kalispell for the last decade has been a major boon.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Knudsen calls laws ‘ridiculous’ and says he got opponent to run so he could raise more $

But those remarks may have given audience members more than information about the race for the top law enforcement officer in the state. They may have provided the basis for several campaign violations.