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Keeping the timber money close to home

February 19, 2019 at 9:31 am

Lincoln County Commissioner Mark Peck testified around the end of January before a joint subcommittee of the Montana State Legislature on transportation and natural resources, urging them to provide ...

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Man accused of assault on minor denied release

February 19, 2019 at 9:31 am | Western News A Libby man who is charged with felony partner or family member assault based on trail camera footage of him physically assaulting his child was denied release on his own recognizance at a Feb. 4 hea...

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Area FWP biologists honored with awards

February 19, 2019 at 9:31 am | Western News Two fisheries biologists with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks in Region 1 received a pair of awards at the annual meeting of the Montana Chapter of the American Fisheries Society. Matt Boyer, the...

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Valentine’s Day for veterans at Care Center

February 19, 2019 at 9:31 am | Western News The Austin Reedy Unit 97 American Legion Auxiliary organized a Valentine’s Day party for veterans who reside at the Libby Care Center on Thursday. American Legion Auxiliary member, Mary Beth Strokl...

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No measels diagnoses reported in Montana

February 19, 2019 at 9:31 am | Western News According to an update from the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, no measles cases have been reported in Montana since 1990. The note was made in a recent public health update...

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Environmental assessment open to public comment

February 19, 2019 at 9:30 am | Western News Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on a proposal to reintroduce sharp-tailed grouse to western Montana. Montana continues to support nearly all native species that were her...

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Adopted siblings visit birth land of China

February 15, 2019 at 5:00 am | Western News Two Libby children who were originally adopted from China have had the chance recently to visit the land of their birth, and bring back stories to share with their classmates. Through HOLT Internati...

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PA is happy to be back in the town he loves

February 15, 2019 at 5:00 am | Western News It is a rare gift when someone is able to leave a town they love for an education and then get to return to that town to work at their career. This is the case with the newest member of the Libby Cli...

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Libby man sentenced for illegal gun possession

February 15, 2019 at 5:00 am | Western News Libby resident Joshua David Hoffman was sentenced Friday to eight months in prison and three years of supervised release for illegally possessing three firearms, U.S. Attorney Kurt Alme said. Hoffma...

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