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Articles from the April 30, 2020 edition

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 By Annie Wooden    News    April 30, 2020

CFVH keeps up with demand

Though Sanders County hasn’t had a confirmed case of the coronavirus, life at Clark Fork Valley Hospital (CFVH) in Plains is anything but normal as...

 

COLORS of SPRING

An orange belted bumble bee (above) climbs from one grape hyacinth to the next in the warm spring...

 
 By Annie Wooden    News    April 30, 2020

Schools make plans for remainder of year

Parents, students and school staff are adjusting to new models of learning. Distance learning, both online and with packets of school work, is the...

 

Birthday parades bring smiles

by Miriah Kardelis The town of Hot Springs gathered on Saturday morning to celebrate the birthday...

 

Brooke turns 10!

The weekend was full of celebrations. A drive by parade to celebrate one 10-year old's birthday was...

 

Stay focused in fight against coronavirus

To our community, Thank you! Thank you to everyone who has stayed home these four long weeks. Governor Bullock’s shelter-in-place order has been... Full story

 
 By Jim Elliott    Opinion    April 30, 2020

Montana Viewpoint: OUr money or your life

I cribbed — and modified — that line from an old radio show, the Jack Benny Hour. Benny was a no...

 

What a nice gesture

Nothing political here, just an observation. I went to the new landfill on Wednesday with my truck full of garbage. While I was unloading next to a...

 

Board should be transparent

To the Thompson Falls School Board of Trustees, I have four children in the Thompson Falls School District, two current students and two graduates. My...

 

Remember When?

THOMPSON FALLS (County seat of Sanders County) Taken from Cry of the Homestead by Wavie Charlton, 1976 Thompson Falls is a small town but a most...

 

Question of the Week: What has been the biggest challenge during quarantine?

GARY SEARLE, Heron - “We really haven’t had any issues from this coronavirus thing, quite frankly. I just thought the toilet paper deal was...

 

Justice Court

Sanders County Sheriff’s Office Jay Smith, 32, driving a motor vehicle while privilege is suspended, 1st offense, $535, 6 months jail; owner...

 

Sheriff's Log

Ambulance calls: Thompson Falls, 7; Plains, 7, Hot Springs, 1. Monday, April 20 Other law violations, T. Falls. Welfare check, Trout Creek. Motorist...

 
 By Ed Moreth    News    April 30, 2020

Good Samaritan pays overdue lunch bills

by Ed Moreth Picking up the tab for lunch is considerate, but paying $850 for nearly 60 lunches is outright generosity, yet that’s what one Plains...

 
 By Miriah Kardelis    News    April 30, 2020

CDC shares tips for laundry

As the spread of the coronavirus moves through the country and neighboring communities, people have...

 
 By Shana Neesvig    News    April 30, 2020

Lunch crew keeps kids fed

Food preparation service at Trout Creek School is on a roll making sure students do not go hungry...

 
 By John Hamilton    News    April 30, 2020

Wind drives early fires

The wind came up and the fire crews got busy. The Montana DNRC and the U.S. Forest Service...

 
 By Ed Moreth    News    April 30, 2020

Working on the railroad

Construction was one of the exemptions of the governor's stay-at-home directive, which is why three...

 

Out on his own

Taxidermy is a dying field, with fewer and fewer practitioners opening their doors each year. A...

 
 By John Hamilton    Sports    April 30, 2020

Seniors lose shot at all-star game

First there was no softball or track and field. Now there will be no all-star football games either, all thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020. And...

 

Hunting guidelines updated

With the ongoing need to follow social distancing directives, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) is changing black bear reporting requirements...

 

Crossword Solution

SOLUTIONS ACROSS 1. Arch 5. Spouse 11. Beau 12. Aestivate 16. Lamb 17. MD 18. Laden 19. Appreciation 24. SD 25. Teeing 26. Lass 27. BTU 28. Errs 29.... Full story

 
 By Annie Wooden    News    April 30, 2020

Voters decide school boards

Sanders County voters mailed in ballots for local school elections, with the county elections office releasing unofficial results late Tuesday. In... Full story

 

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