Wednesday, August 04, 2021

Local News

Need more information regarding today's local news? Here, we'll keep you up to date on everything happening in Montana today.

Updated 11 hours, 25 minutes ago

Alberton School changing model of teaching

Without a doubt, this past year of education has been the most challenging for students, teachers, administrator...

Updated 11 hours, 25 minutes ago
Cowbirds, nature's ultimate parasite

Ticks and mosquitoes come to mind, but do you think of a bird as a parasite?

Updated 11 hours, 25 minutes ago
Northwest Montana private timberlands closed due to fire danger

The closures began Monday on timberlands owned by Green Diamond Resource Co., Southern Pine Montana, Flathead Ridge Ranch, MKH Montana and F.H. Stoltze Land and Lumber.

Updated 1 week ago
Biden plans new rule to aid smaller farmers

The new rule that will make it easier for farmers to sue companies they contract with over unfair, discriminatory or deceptive practices.

Updated 1 week ago
Mineral County law roundup

Found Animal, Hunter Lane, Superior, Sheriff Office advised unable to remove animal as it is free range territory.

Updated 1 week ago
Sanders County Justice Court

Grace Jeannette Kast, fail to keep vehicle under control on mountain highway, unlawful possession of open alcoholic beverage container in motor vehicle on highway.

Updated 1 week ago
State imposes fishing restrictions in hot, dry weather

The restrictions include what are commonly known as "hoot owl" restrictions, which mean fishing is prohibited from 2 p.m. to midnight each day. Some waters are closed to fishing at all times of day.

Updated 1 week ago
Gun owned by Danielle Wood found in Clark Fork River

The serial number on the gun matched one bought by Wood a few months before the shooting death of Matthew LaFriniere. LaFriniere and Wood had a child togethe...

Updated 1 week ago
Three Mineral Co. residents to be honored at county fair

The honoree will be Mary Jo Berry. She has lived in Mineral County for 27 years.

Updated 1 week ago
Plains enters voluntary water restrictions

According to Mayor Dan Rowan, the capacity drawdown of the water tank and the overtaxing of the pumps has reached a critical point.

Updated 1 week ago
Red Pill Festival touts need for changes in America

The Red Pill Festival in the St. Regis Community Park opened with the singing of the National Anthem followed by a prayer.

Updated 1 week ago
Montana Red Cross opens evacuation center in Thompson Falls for those displaced by wildfire

The Red Cross evacuation center is located at the Thompson Falls Community Center, 410 Golf St.

Updated 1 week ago
Mineral Co. Fair Board honoring Ornelas

A Mineral County resident since 1998, Emily touched the hearts of many in our small community.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Lolo National Forest road and trail closures on Stateline Complex Fire

The Stateline Complex is burning on the St. Joe Ranger District of the Idaho Panhandle National Forests, to the south and west of the Idaho-Montana state lin...

Updated 2 weeks ago
Local man jailed after fracas with deputies

He allegedly was armed with a crowbar. She said he threatened to break down the door.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Great Burn Conservation Alliance seeks volunteers

The ‘Trail Ambassador’ program is being conducted with collaboration between the Forest Service and the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks as all t...