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July 7, 2020 4:55 p.m.

COVID-19 test result was a false positive

The COVID-19 test result for a Sanders County resident turned out to be a false positive.

July 6, 2020 4:53 p.m.

Sanders County reports first positive COVID-19 case

Sanders County health officials have reported the county’s first case of COVID-19.

July 2, 2020 6:15 p.m.

The latest disease is ‘COVID Fatigue’

Anyone else tired of the Covid-19 deal yet?

July 2, 2020 6:11 p.m.

Food for Thought: Keeping anger under control

In my work with individuals and couples, I see many people who have a difficult time expressing and managing angry feelings. Let’s take a look at what causes people to become angry and how they can respond to stressful situations more productively.

July 2, 2020 6:11 p.m.

St. Regis Legion Post will have July 4 parade

The American Legion Post in St. Regis has decided to march as usual even if they have to go it alone on the Fourth of July.

July 2, 2020 6:10 p.m.

Arrests made in Hot Springs storage unit break-ins

The Sanders County Sheriff’s Office recently announced the arrests of five people involved in a series of storage unit and car break-ins in the Hot Springs area.

July 2, 2020 6:10 p.m.

Mineral County sheriff to resign Aug. 1

For the second time in less than three years, Mineral County will be looking for a new sheriff.

July 2, 2020 6:09 p.m.

Superior Lions Club cancels 2020 rodeo

The Superior Lions Club reluctantly decided to cancel the 2020 Rodeo in Superior at a special meeting June 24.

July 2, 2020 6:09 p.m.

Mineral County Law Roundup

June 16

July 2, 2020 6:08 p.m.

Community calendar

Plains Library

Out with Benji’s, in with ‘Jaegerhaus’
July 2, 2020 6:08 p.m.

Out with Benji’s, in with ‘Jaegerhaus’

Out with Benji’s, in with Jaegerhaus.

Mineral Co. Chamber seeks supporters
July 2, 2020 6:07 p.m.

Mineral Co. Chamber seeks supporters

The Mineral County Chamber of Commerce needs a boost.

Montana Rail Link confirms ‘track geometry’ caused derailment in 2014
July 2, 2020 6:07 p.m.

Montana Rail Link confirms ‘track geometry’ caused derailment in 2014

Six years this month, Montana Rail Link experienced a derailment which received national attention.

Mineral Co. conducts screening for COVID-19
July 2, 2020 6:05 p.m.

Mineral Co. conducts screening for COVID-19

June 22 and 23 the Mineral County Health Department conducted drive-thru testing for COVID-19 at four different locations in the area. Last Monday testing sites were held in St. Regis and Deborgia, and on Tuesday, Alberton and Superior both had drive-through testing spots available.

Donna Marie Kline Mallery
July 2, 2020 6:04 p.m.

Donna Marie Kline Mallery

Donna Marie Kline Mallery was born to Merrit and Maude Kline on June 1, 1925 in Randolph, Minnesota. She was the eighth of 11 children to be born and raised on the family dairy farm.

The Circle restaurant reopens despite obstacles
July 2, 2020 6:04 p.m.

The Circle restaurant reopens despite obstacles

Country music legend Johnny Cash once asked in song, “will the circle be unbroken?”

Rock artist turns out solid work
July 2, 2020 6:03 p.m.

Rock artist turns out solid work

Liz Smith quit smoking and became a “rock” star.

Hack & Blast raises money for Plains groups
July 2, 2020 6:03 p.m.

Hack & Blast raises money for Plains groups

They came, they saw, they blasted and they hacked.

Scenic chairlift added at Lookout Pass
July 2, 2020 6:02 p.m.

Scenic chairlift added at Lookout Pass

Lookout Pass Ski and Recreation Area along the Montana and Idaho border has recently added new summer activities to its list of attractions.

Dorian Jeannette Wendt Grunhuvd
July 2, 2020 6:02 p.m.

Dorian Jeannette Wendt Grunhuvd

Dorian Jeannette Wendt Grunhuvd, 94, went to be with her loving God on June 20, 2020 surrounded by loved ones at her home in Superior, Montana.

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