Briefs

Heritage Museum looks for matching donations for grant

February 05, 2019 at 3:00 am

The Heritage Museum is looking for help from the community with matching funds for the $26,704 Department of Tourism grant awarded to the museum to restore the 1906 Shay locomotive “Ole Four Spot.”The grant will help the museum to restore t...

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2020 Montana Teacher of the Year nominations and applications now open

February 05, 2019 at 3:00 am

Members of the public can now nominate a favorite teacher for the 2020 Montana Teacher of the Year.According to a press release from the Montana Office of Public Instruction, nomination and application forms became available Thursday.Member...

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Ryan Wagner ice-fishing derby

February 01, 2019 at 2:27 pm

The 14th annual Ryan Wagner Memorial Ice-Fishing Derby will be held Saturday, Feb. 9 at Murphy Lake on the Kootenai National Forest.It will run from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.There will be prizes for the three largest fish in each category and ...

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State agency outdoor briefs: Snowshoeing hikes offered at Lone Pine State Park and FWP re-opens lion mountain hunting

February 01, 2019 at 2:27 pm

Snowshoe Discovery Hikes at Lone PineMontana State Parks -- stateparks.mt.gov -- and Lone Pine State Park will host Snowshoe Discovery Hikes on February 2, 9, 16 and 23 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.Snowshoeing offers a great opportunity to enjoy...

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Raffle to benefit Libby Youth Center

February 01, 2019 at 2:27 pm

The Libby Youth Center is raffling off a loveseat from Managhan’s Furniture to raise funds to benefit the nonprofit organization dedicated to providing a place for Libby’s children to socialize safely.Raffle tickets for the made-in-America ...

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Fish, Wildlife and Parks news briefs

January 29, 2019 at 3:00 am

Trapping Advisory Committee to meet Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 in Great FallsThe Montana Trapping Advisory Committee will hold its fourth and final meetings on Thursday, Jan. 31, and Friday, Feb. 1, in Great Falls at the Fish, Wildlife & Parks ...

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Children’s theatre in Troy Troy Fine Arts Council bringing Missoula Children’s Theatre’s ‘The Frog Prince’ to Troy

January 29, 2019 at 3:00 am

An audition will be held for a Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “The Frog Prince” on Monday, Feb. 4, from 3:45 pm to 5:45 pm. Students, grades kindergarten through 12th grade, are encouraged to audition. “The Frog Prince” will be p...

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FVCC offering free GED test Prep classes this Spring

January 29, 2019 at 3:00 am

Flathead Valley Community College will offer free 5-week classes at its Kalispell and Libby campuses to prepare students to take the Montana High School Equivalency Test (HISET), formerly known as the GED, with start dates on Feb. 19, April...

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Quilting 101 in Troy

January 29, 2019 at 3:00 am

The Tender Lovin’ Quilters of Troy will host Quilting 101 at the Troy United Methodist Fellowship Hall on Saturday., Feb. 9. All are welcome to the all-day event. The morning demonstrations are free to the general public with no sign up nee...

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Through with Chew Week! Lincoln County Health Department encourages area residents to quit smokeless tobacco

January 25, 2019 at 3:00 am

Montana’s smokeless tobacco rates are twice as high as the national average for both male youth (13.8 percent) and male adults (14 percent). The week of February 17 through 23 is “Through with Chew Week,” and is an entire week dedicated to ...

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