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Hitchhiker arraigned on drug, paraphernalia charges

Hitchhiker arraigned on drug, paraphernalia charges

December 10, 2019 at 9:43 am

A homeless woman who hitchhiked a ride to Libby with her two dogs before refusing to get out of the motorist’s vehicle now faces multiple drug possession charges. Kathleen Marie Donoghue, 41, of no...

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Wildlife management plan to address turkey troubles

December 10, 2019 at 9:36 am | Western News Libby officials are embarking on an effort to create a wildlife management plan that addresses a creature that residents and authorities alike describe as messy, aggressive and occasionally violent: ...

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Sheriff’s Office Blotter

December 10, 2019 at 9:32 am | Western News The law roundup is compiled from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office incident log. It is not meant to serve as an exhaustive account. Nov. 27 2:17 a.m. Fire Authorities received a report of a tim...

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Court rules Hornback must abide by plea agreement

December 10, 2019 at 9:32 am | Western News After unsuccessfully attempting to withdraw from a plea deal struck with prosecutors in 1988, Robert Hornback must abide by the parole restrictions of the arrangement following a Dec. 3 ruling in Lin...

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Habitat for Humanity seeks new applicants

December 06, 2019 at 10:05 am | Western News The Kootenai Valley Partners Habitat for Humanity is looking for a family in need of housing. The local organization is putting out the call for applicants ahead of building a new home in the summe...

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Neff to depart city planning board

December 06, 2019 at 10:04 am | Western News Libby Planning Board member Gary Neff has resigned ahead of his reappointment to the committee. City council announced Neff’s departure from the board during its Dec. 2 meeting. Neff, whose reappoin...

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Fee proposed for Libby businesses behind on annual license renewals

December 06, 2019 at 10:03 am | Western News Failing to renew a business license with City Hall may soon hit Libby merchants in the pocketbook. Business owners have long been required to file the paperwork with city officials on an annual bas...

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Candidate selected to run county

December 06, 2019 at 10:02 am | Western News Although not yet official, the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners is prepared to select Troy resident Patrick McFadden as the new county administrator. Commissioners revealed McFadden as their t...

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Keffer pleads not guilty to assault, child endangerement charges

December 06, 2019 at 9:56 am | Western News James Douglas Keffer pleaded not guilty to charges of aggressive assault and endangering the welfare of a child in Lincoln County District Court on Dec. 2. The 44-year-old Libby resident was arrest...

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