Briefs

‘Spooktacular Show’ to raise money for Libby Youth Center

October 13, 2017 at 3:00 am

The Libby Youth Center will hold its first “Spooktacular Show” 6 p.m. Oct. 21, 2017 at the K.W. Maki Theatre at 724 Louisiana Ave. in Libby. “This is a spooky October fun show filled with thrills, chills, skits, and eerie music that the who...

Comments

Read More


Grant enables museum to install more than 100 new signs

October 12, 2017 at 4:54 pm

A Montana History Foundation grant has enabled the Libby Heritage Museum to install 72 new signs aside their outdoor artifacts and plan to install 45 more before the museum opens for the season next spring.According to a news release, museu...

Comments

Read More


Spiritual talks set for this weekend in the Libby area

October 12, 2017 at 4:55 pm

Garris Elkins, a spiritual writer, mentor and teacher, will speak at three locations this weekend. At 7 p.m. Friday, Elkins will be at Eagle Valley Community Church at 639 Meadowlark Ln. At 6 p.m. Saturday and 10:30 a.m. Sunday, he will spe...

Comments

Read More


Benefit for 2018 Kootenai River Stampede PRCA Rodeo set for Oct. 12

October 10, 2017 at 8:43 am

The Kootenai River Stampede PRCA Rodeo committee invites 2017 rodeo sponsors and the public to join them for a fundraising kickoff event for next year’s rodeo.The “Brews for Benefits” event will be held 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 12 at Cabinet M...

Comments

Read More


Public meetings set to discuss Canadian coal mining’s impact on Montana waters

October 10, 2017 at 8:44 am

The Kootenai River Network announced Oct. 4 two public meetings to discuss proposed and ongoing coal mining operations in the Elk River Valley of British Columbia and their potential impacts on down-river water quality in Montana. The firs...

Comments

Read More


Health center granted $175,700 to fight opioid crisis

October 10, 2017 at 8:44 am

A recent grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration will help a Libby-area health facility face the opioid overdose crisis.The Northwest Community Health Center received $175,700 out of approximately $200 million awarded to...

Comments

Read More


Public hearings set to explore dog-training legislation

October 10, 2017 at 8:44 am

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has worked for more than a year on rule changes to address confusion with a statute that requires its director’s permission to train dogs within a mile of nesting habitat. However, because the Environmental ...

Comments

Read More


Spiritual talks set for this weekend in the Libby area

October 10, 2017 at 8:44 am

Garris Elkins, a spiritual writer, mentor and teacher, will speak at three locations this weekend. At 7 p.m. Friday, Elkins will be at Eagle Valley Community Church at 639 Meadowlark Ln. At 6 p.m. Saturday and 10:30 a.m. Sunday, he will spe...

Comments

Read More


Medical center to host rural healthcare network meeting Oct. 16

October 10, 2017 at 8:44 am

Cabinet Peaks Medical Center announced it will host the 2017 Montana Rural Healthcare Performance Improvement Network’s regional meeting on Monday, Oct. 16.The network’s mission “is to develop and provide a collaborative support system whic...

Comments

Read More


Montana is No. 2 in country for deer collisions

October 06, 2017 at 9:15 am

If anyone is surprised Montana is No. 2 in the nation for chances of hitting a deer while driving, it’s probably only to wonder why it isn’t No. 1.Montana placed that high in State Farm’s 15th annual deer claim study, according to an Oct. 2...

Comments

Read More


Contact Us

(406) 293-4124
311 California Ave.
Libby, MT 59923

©2017 The Western News Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X