Letters to the Editor

Thankful for a generous community

December 12, 2017 at 3:00 am

What amazing people in this community of ours! Through an outpouring of generosity, we offered our eighth free community Thanksgiving dinner to residents in the Libby area. We served 320, including those who dined at the VFW, the homebound ...

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SK Fingerjoint appreciates community support

December 08, 2017 at 11:59 am

SK Fingerjoint wants to thank our community for all the love and support they have shown to us during this trying time. Nothing can ever prepare you for a tragedy of this nature, but having so much community support for our employees has h...

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Join us for candlelight service

December 08, 2017 at 11:59 am

Christmas can be a painful time for some. It may be the first Christmas without a loved family member; it may be a time that has always been difficult. The constant refrain on the radio and television, in shopping malls and churches, about ...

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Thankful for agreement between county and coalition

December 08, 2017 at 11:59 am

Here in Libby, the Kootenai National Forest has shaped our history of logging, outdoor recreation and the high quality of life that we all enjoy by living here. We have vast open spaces and beautiful mountains right out our back door and we...

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Sen. Roy Moore ‘a Bible-waving pimp’

December 08, 2017 at 11:59 am

Leigh Corfman says Roy Moore molested her when she was 14. I have not read that she is seeking fame or money. My impression is that she wants her story heard to change the dirty double standard that powerful and influential men can have the...

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Heartfelt thanks to a departing librarian

December 01, 2017 at 4:20 pm

Troy Friends of the Library want to say thank you and good luck to our librarian of 10 years, Stacy Walenter. Stacy, you brought Troy, Libby and Eureka the “Poetry Extravaganza.” Students and everyone had the opportunity to write and celebr...

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Robert W. Burns

December 01, 2017 at 4:20 pm

Robert W. Burns, 83, died on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2017 at his home in Troy of natural causes. He was born on Aug. 21, 1934 at Monterey Park, California to Milton and Flossie C. Elliott. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy on September 27, 1954 and s...

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How did Sen. Llew Jones get the job?

December 01, 2017 at 4:20 pm

I am grateful to Republicans who successfully held the line against raising taxes during the special session. My gratitude notwithstanding, property tax increases are a strong possibility as costs are deferred to bloated local government su...

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Protect net neutrality

November 28, 2017 at 8:40 am

Protect net neutrality. Neutrality on the internet is the only way to allow democratic participation in communication, education, employment, community and public service, and to access to health, safety and other information.Do not allow a...

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Let those who lost their jobs help rebuild plant

November 24, 2017 at 8:38 am

If the owner of SK Fingerjoint is planning to rebuild, I was wondering if it might be possible that the recipient of the bid to rebuild the plant might be able to give the people who lost their jobs because of the fire a role in the rebuild...

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