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VERTICAL CHALLENGE

Lyle Fisher is carrying the weight of Sanders County on his back in March. Fisher, a volunteer...

Residents rally in Helena

Sanders County was well represented in Helena last Friday as 18 county residents, out of roughly...

Thompson Falls man enters not guilty pleas

A 43-year-old man entered not guilty pleas Tuesday to four charges stemming from a 911 call of a disturbance at a Thompson Falls apartment complex....

Justice Court

Montana Highway Patrol James Fisher, 50, seatbelt violation, $20. Elena McAllister, seatbelt violation, $20. Catherine Norman, 51, failure to carry...

Sheriff's Log

Ambulances: Noxon 2, Thompson Falls 4, Plains 8, Hot Springs 5, Dixon QRU 1. Sunday, January 6 Noise disturbance, Plains. Very large rock in the...

Fielder prepares for busy Senate session

State Senator Jennifer Fielder of Thompson Falls is back in Helena as the 2019 legislative session...

City seeks further input on sewer

by Annie Wooden After more than 90 minutes of discussion with about 25 residents on Monday evening, the Thompson Falls City Council voted in favor...

Snowpack on track

It appears that Mother Nature is taking it easy on us this winter. After last winter’s abundant, record-setting snowfall, this year has seemed...

No significant impact from sewage leak

A hole in a sewage pipe near St. Regis discovered last Friday sent more than 40,000 gallons of raw sewage down the Clark Fork River, according to...

2019 Legislative Session: Governor renews call for preschool program

by Caitlyn Patel Community News Service UM School of Journalism Gov. Steve Bullock is once again proposing Montana launch a state-funded preschool...

Devils show effort

Put in your best effort and give winning a chance. Noxon boys basketball coach Bart Haflich wanted...

Rising to the challenge

After catching the State B champs on the rebound, the Hawk boys almost rebounded with their biggest...

Lady Devils deal with pressure

The Noxon Lady Red Devils are young and inexperienced, but they get a little older and a little...

Lady Hawks look to shore up defense

Playing good defense is all about position, about being in the right place at the right time....

Bowling Scores

THOMPSON FALLS BOWLING BEAUTIES W L Realty Northwest 37 27 Clay Pots 35 29 Mad Hatters 33 31 B & D Trucking 33 31 Gardner Ranch 32 32 Sunflower...

It's Ted Kato time

The Ted Kato Invitational is not just another wrestling tournament; in Sanders County it has become...

Horsemen ride to 2 more wins

The Plains Horsemen rode to another pair of District 14C conference wins last week, driving past...

Trae, Roman, Dakota medal

Packing a potent 1-2 punch at 113 and 120 pounds, where Trae Thilmony and Roman Sparks won first and second place, and at 182, where Dakota Irvine...

Vanderwall wins 3rd Choteau title

The great Russell Kujala never did this. James DeTienne and Andrew Leichtnam, two other fabled P-HS state champion wrestlers, never did either. But...

Hot Springs boys are a tough out

You might outscore the Savage Heat, but you will never truly defeat them that way. No matter what, they will keep after it until the final buzzer,...

HOLIDAY SPIRIT WINNERS

THOMPSON FALLS MAIN STREET COMMITTEE members Robin Hagedorn (from left) and Carla Parks presented...

Remember When?

50 YEARS AGO • JANUARY 16, 1969 BRONCO LIZ, TF DANCE HALL QUEEN ALSO DROVE THOMPSON PASS FREIGHT WAGON The heavy snow and low temperatures being...

Named to UM Dean's List

At the University of Montana, 2,520 students made the fall semester 2018 Dean’s List or President’s 4.0 List. To qualify, students must be...

Full Wolf Moon to include eclipse

Wolves are a hot topic in Sanders County. Despite the conflict they have caused between sportsmen, naturalists and wildlife managers in the area, on...

Question of the Week

ANSON ROWNDY, Idaho Falls –“I pay my income taxes by March.” MIKE MARICH, Thompson Falls – “I pay my property taxes as soon as I get the...

Benefit planned for Heron woman

Lorie Adams did not exactly have a good start to 2019. Unfortunately, on Jan. 1, due to an electrical outlet problem according to a Heron fire...

Pajama drive continues in Noxon

Pajamas, PJs, jammas or jammies...stripes, solids, flannels, fleece, silk, cotton, nightgown, long...

Birth: Amaris Josephine Reed

Katherine and Jesse Reed welcomed daughter, Amaris Josephine, November 15, 2018 at 6:30 a.m. at...

Crossword solution

For Jan. 17,...

Rose, Juanita lead local Pinochle play

Rose Scoville and Juanita Triplett took top honors in the December 2018 Thompson Falls Woman’s Club Pinochle Marathon with a score of 7,710....

STREET SMART: Truth is incontrovertible

“Truth is incontrovertible. Panic may hate it. Ignorance may deride it. Malice may distort it....

66th Legislative Session begins

Greetings to all, Just a short note to again say what a privileged it is to once again serve you in Helena and let you know what went on this first...

Letter to the Editor: Residents encourage sewer project support

We purchased property on the hill in 1975, and have always been concerned about sewage leaving our home, untreated, and affecting the ground/river...

EDITORIAL: Property owners have a unique opportunity

This week, five of the six Thompson Falls City Council members voted to move forward with the intent to create Special Improvement Districts to fund...

Obituary: Dale E. Trudgen

Dale E. Trudgen, 87, of Thompson Falls passed away Jan. 6, 2019, of natural causes. Dale was born...

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