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TF woman pleads guilty to theft

Elizabeth Riffle of Thompson Falls, a woman charged for stealing from a local business in Thompson Falls in 2019, pleaded guilty on Tuesday in 20th...

Commissioner resigning Dec. 31

Carol Brooker of Plains has been a commissioner for Sanders County since 1994. Last week, Brooker...

Residents question COVID-19 treatments

During the regular Sanders County board of health meeting last Wednesday, several members of the community stood to give a presentation requesting...

T. Falls Council f ills vacant position

The Thompson Falls City Council officially accepted council member Ruth Cheney's resignation on...

County appoints Paradise sewer board members

The Sanders County Sewer District at Paradise is back in action with three new board members and with a big bundle of new money from the state. The...

Taxpayers will see changes on bills

Sanders County residents will notice some changes on their property tax bills this fall. Nichol Scribner, Clerk and Recorder and Treasurer for...

Justice Court

Montana Highway Patrol Christopher Clay, 29, driving while suspended, 1st offense, $335; seatbelt violation, $20. Isabella Diraimo, 24, careless...

Volunteers needed for Vermilion floodplain restoration

Volunteers are invited to help plant trees and shrubs along the Vermilion River this fall,...

Sheriff's Log

Ambulance: T. Falls, 3; Plains, 8; Heron, 2; Hot Springs, 7; Noxon, 1; Paradise, 1. Sunday, October 10 Assist motorist/citizen, Paradise. Livestock,...

Hot Springs, Noxon face off on the field

In a game with serious playoff implications, coach Jim Lawson's Hot Springs team traveled to face...

Runners ready for state meet after conference competition

On a chilly 42-degree day at River's Bend Golf Course in Thompson Falls, cross country runners from...

Lady Hawks rally for win on senior night

Last Thursday's volleyball game between Thompson Falls and Mission was filled with emotion as the...

Hawks step up for rivalry win

The Thompson Falls Blue Hawks continued their special season Saturday in Plains with a 61-6 victory...

Trotters stay competitive

Heading into last Tuesday's matchup against Anaconda, Coach Jesse Butcher's Plains Trotters were...

Bowling Scores

THOMPSON FALLS MONDAY NITE GALS W L Nascar Freaks 15 5 Dangerous Dames 15 5 Talk of the Town 9.5 10.5 Dolls with Balls 8.5 11.5 Rock’n Bowl 7 13...

FAMILY TRADITIONS

Montana history is ripe with stories of the many families who braved the elements and trekked...

FWP, Avista team up with Idaho students to study fish

Every year Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) teams up with Avista and the University of Idaho...

Question of the Week

Robert Foreman, Thompson Falls - “To actually go to Alaska and go on a moose hunt.” Tyler Battles, Thompson Falls - “A caribou hunt in...

FROSTY FOG

Sanders County awoke to frigid temperatures Monday morning. Frost clings to a...

Remember When?

40 YEARS AGO • OCTOBER 8, 1981 FALLS SANDERS FAMILY STEEPED IN HISTORY Talking with J. Byron Sanders is like reading the rough draft of a history...

Crossword Solution

SOLUTIONS ACROSS 1. HIATUS 7. STALIN 13. PALMATE 14. PARADED 16. IR 17. ELEPHANTS 19. MI 20. MELBA...

Help healthcare workers

Dear Sanders County Ledger, I am writing to ask our community for help. The last two months have been especially challenging for healthcare workers...

Be nice, show some grace

I wanted to take a minute to express my sincere appreciation for our county health personnel. Amid the chaos that has been created by social media...

Losing a dedicated public servant

Editor, Sanders County is losing a dedicated public servant with the resignation of Carol Brooker. We are a much poorer community and county without...

Street Smart

This will be my last column (I can almost hear the applause from some!). I was offered a position...

Our Viewpoint

Carol Brooker has been a public servant for Sanders County for 28 years. Longer than that when you consider her service to our county prior to...

Buddy Junior Leufkens

Buddy Junior Leufkens, 90, passed away peacefully on October 12, 2021. He was the only child of...

Randy Panek

Randy Panek, 61, passed away Monday, October 11, 2021, in the presence of his wife, Carlotta, at...

Patricia Johnson England

Patricia Johnson England passed away on September 30, 2021, at The Ivy House in Great Falls, Montana. Pat was born July 20, 1949, to Otto Howard and...

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