Letters to the Editor

In the weeds

June 20, 2017 at 3:00 am

Hey Chief Kessel thanks for informing the general public concerning the grass ordinance, didn’t know we had such an ordinance always thought it was there for us to complain about. By all means fill the coffers of beautiful City of Libby, at...

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This is Montana Justice?

June 20, 2017 at 3:00 am

Gallatin County Justice Court Judge Rick West has done a great disservice to equal justice under the law in coddling Greg Gianforte for his unprovoked attack on journalist Ben Jacobs. West said, “In keeping with my standards of the time I’v...

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Libby Chamber of Commerce brings fresh ideas and passion

June 13, 2017 at 3:00 am

I have long been a Libby Chamber member and was honored to serve on the Board some years ago. During those late 1980s and early 1990 years, the Chamber was a great focal point for community interest and motivation – but that was before the ...

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Why is Libby Cemetery unkempt?

June 09, 2017 at 9:40 am

I will just say how disappointed I am with the City of Libby, particularly those that are in charge of the Libby Cemetery. When my dad passed a few years ago, we purchased his and mom’s plots at the same time, specifically in the shade of a...

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Federal agencies will be changing in rural America

June 09, 2017 at 9:35 am

The Bears Ears region of Utah Bureau of Land Management was declared a national monument by President Obama prior to leaving office in December of 2016. It properly protects ancient Indian cliff dwellings but also includes 1.35 million acre...

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Dog discrimination is racism

June 06, 2017 at 8:30 am

It’s 2017 already. We need to stop being racist against everything.....including the types of dogs we’re allowed to own in city limits!!!—Katie SharpLibby

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Thoughts on climate change/global warming

June 06, 2017 at 8:30 am

There has been a lot in the news recently about the climate and the Paris agreement, so I thought I would try to leave the politics out of it and just find some facts! Now I am not a climate denier, I think the climate changes a lot. I thin...

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Where is the outrage now?

June 06, 2017 at 8:32 am

For the past eight years the country has been filled with the worst vitriol and hatred I have ever read. The president was called a Muslim who hates America, his wife and children referred to as monkeys, the first lady a transsexual and you...

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Thank you from the Heritage Museum

June 06, 2017 at 8:33 am

I would like to thank the Kootenai River Development Council, Big Sky Development Trust Fund and the Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation in Missoula for providing grant funding to complete a Strategic Plan for Libby’s Shay Locomotive N...

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Whose face is red now?

June 02, 2017 at 3:00 am

My, how the cycle of political realities changes colors. During the Cold War red was the color ascribed primarily to the Soviet Union in particular, to its allies in general, and dimmed down to “pink” for any person, or entity, deemed sympa...

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