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Tips to prevent West Nile Virus infection this summer

July 13, 2018 at 3:00 am

With West Nile Virus in season in Montana from July to October, the Department of Health and Human Services has released tips for preventing infection.ďThe best way to prevent mosquito-borne diseases such as West Nile Virus, or any other mo...

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Five Lincoln County students among MSU spring graduates

July 10, 2018 at 3:00 am

Five students from Lincoln County were among 1,561 Montana State University students who graduated May 5, a news release states. Students with two asterisks after their name graduated with highest honors, with a minimum cumulative grade poi...

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Free, fresh produce still available for eligible seniors

July 10, 2018 at 3:00 am

There are still 20 spots open for area seniors to receive vouchers for $50 to purchase fresh produce at the Troy Farmerís Market.The vouchers are available through the U.S. Department of Agricultureís Senior Farmerís Market Nutrition Progra...

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20 county students at UM make honors lists

July 10, 2018 at 3:00 am

Twenty students from Lincoln County made the Deanís List or Presidentís List for spring semester at the University of Montana. Two asterisks indicate the student earned a grade point average of 4.0, while a single asterisk indicates a grade...

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West Fork fire salvage project finalized

July 03, 2018 at 3:00 am

Kootenai National Forest signed off on the West Fork Fire Salvage and Restoration Project, the first of three such projects resulting from last yearís wildfires.According to a news release, approximately 3,120 acres of dead or dying trees w...

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Bits ní pieces from east, west and beyond

June 29, 2018 at 3:00 am

East, west or beyond, sooner or later events elsewhere may have a local impact. A recent sampling: Three hundred years ago only the well-off could afford liberal helpings of sugar. At that time the average American, says Smithsonian magazin...

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Self-help law rep coming to Libby

June 29, 2018 at 3:00 am

A representative from the Self Help Law Program will visit Libby 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, July 12 ó only if appointments are scheduled in advance. According to a news release, the representative can provide free forms and information on ...

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Libby Senior Center menu for July

June 29, 2018 at 3:00 am

Dinners are served with salad bar at 4:30 p.m. and main course at 5 p.m. Tuesday and Friday. Lunches served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday.Please call 406-293-7222 by noon Tuesday and Friday, or by 9 a.m. on Wednesday for home delivery.Tues...

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New machine to help diagnose swallowing disorders

June 29, 2018 at 3:00 am

Cabinet Peaks Medical Center will soon take delivery of a Medicapture medical video recorder for use in the diagnosis and treatment of swallowing disorders.The piece of equipment is being purchased through the Cabinet Peaks Foundationís dep...

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Power outage planned

June 26, 2018 at 3:00 am

Bonneville Power has scheduled a power outage midnight to 6 a.m. Wednesday for maintenance. It will affect Flathead Electric Cooperative members on the line from the Haskill Substation west of Kalispell to just past the Happys Inn....

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