READY TO LEAD

Thompson Falls was a familiar name to William Cain, who recently took the position of...

Woman pleads not guilty to multiple charges

A defendant entered not guilty pleas in 20th District Judicial Court on Tuesday to four counts stemming from a March 24 crash on Highway 135. Julie...

Roadblock

MIDAFTERNOON DELAY – A truck hauling a camper trailer met its demise when it bumped into the...

Candidate responds to theft charges

Special Deputy Sanders County Attorney Steven Eschenbacher has filed two counts of felony theft against Naomi Leisz, a private attorney and a...

Work begins on Plains street

Work to get the roads of Plains fixed began last week with Farmer Street, considered the worst of...

Justice Court

Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks Shawn Houdek, 40, unlawful purchase of residential license by nonresident, $1085. Greenup Wayne, 56, fishing without...

Hikers warned of mountain goat etiquette on Scotchman Peak Trail

Every summer the Idaho Panhandle National Forests receives reports of people getting too close to...

Sheriff's Log

Ambulances: Noxon, 3; T. Falls, 4; Plains, 6; H. Springs, 1; Dixon QRU, 2. Sunday, July 8 Report of legs coming out of a hay bale, Hwy. 200,...

FS decides on Cub Creek f ire salvage project

Kootenai National Forest, Forest Supervisor Christopher Savage has announced that he has signed the decision for the Cub Creek Salvage Project...

FWP names new fisheries manager

Mike Hensler, a longtime fisheries biologist for Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP), is the new regional fisheries manager in northwest Montana....

HAPPY NETTERS

A team of Thompson Falls girls finished second in a summer tournament at Flathead High School in...

Hagedorn's tracking Wild Coyote team

The Wednesday Night Men’s League teams are hunting coyotes, hot on the trail of Wild Coyote golfers Gary Thompson, Howard Morkert, Dave Petteys...

Shanks a Lot, Big Bull Sports are tied

Shanks a Lot golfers Dave Garr, Ron Beaty, Charles Hooten and Rusty Haggard shot the low team gross of 175 and Big Bull Sports linksters Scott...

County runners aplenty in Missoula Marathon

They don't all live in Sanders County now, but the current and former runners from good, old...

Hill gang scratches, scrambles for fun

It was a Scratch and Scramble day at River’s Bend Monday for the Over the Hill gang. Scratching their ways past the 37-strong field of men and...

Lakeside to welcome classic cars

Trout Creek will go back in time with the annual Cool Summer Nights car show at the Lakeside Resort. The event will feature cars, trucks and...

New business helps beat the heat

Danielle Wood of Thompson Falls is offering a little help in beating the heat this summer. Wood, a Pampered Chef consultant in Thompson Falls who...

Question of the Week

DAKOTA GOATLEY, Thompson Falls – “Yes. Finlay Flats. You get the most sunfish there. We don’t eat them. We catch and release.” BECKY MAZUR,...

Musician reminisces of Hot Springs gig

You never know who is going to walk through your door. At The Ledger earlier this month, a...

Shey Hannum is recuperating

Anyone that knows Shey Hannum knows that she is a fighter from her days as a standout Thompson Falls athlete. Her competitive spirit, her passion...

Artists prepare for ninth annual blues festival

The ninth annual Big Sky Rhythm and Blues Festival will be held on Aug. 3-5 at Pilgrim Creek Park in Noxon. There will be performances from 11...

Remember When

40 YEARS AGO • JUNE 20, 1978 SINCE I LAST WROTE FOR THE LEDGER By Harry L. Billings (AKA Peanuts, TFHS Class of ’29) Gretchen and I are pinch...

Dance Xplosion World Tour

Summer events bring communities together

This month, our small communities have come together to honor veterans, celebrate the U.S., and have a little fun. Each year, Noxon puts on a...

See God in the mirror, not Trump

I am horrified by the President’s words at the European Summit and his subsequent meeting with Putin. This is a man who sees himself as the center...

At least vandals had good aim

Editor, Recently, the Thompson Falls Trap Club installed stanchions and provided wooden frames with cardboard to attach targets in the pistol and...

Other Viewpoints:

“The rise of corporate dominance and the theft of human rights.” That grabs your attention, right? It is the subject of the book Unequal...

Rosendale better for veterans

Editor: As a disabled U.S. Army veteran who relies heavily on VA for my health care, I respectfully take issue with Commander (Ret.) Thomas...

Cheryl Gene Conlin

Cheryl Gene Conlin passed away at home where she was cared for by family and hospice. At 75 years young, Cheryl was born in Missoula and raised in... Full story

Thomas "Tom" Willard Ormsby

Thomas “Tom” Willard Ormsby, age 87, passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2018, at Hot Spring Health and Rehab Center in Hot Springs, Montana. Tom was... Full story

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