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Articles from the May 30, 2019 edition

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 By Ed Moreth    News    May 30, 2019

More problems for Plains pool

It doesn’t look good for the E.L. Johnson Memorial Pool in Plains, but Mayor Dan Rowan is determined to keep it going. Despite the latest bad news,...

 

REMEMBERING THE FALLEN

IN MEMORIUM - Flowers and flags adorn gravesites at the Whitepine Cemetery between Thompson Falls...

 
 By Ed Moreth    Communities    May 30, 2019

Plains Days to be packed with action

The Plains Days committee put out a schedule of events that they say is fairly firm, although something could change, according to the Facebook post....

 
 By Annie Wooden    News    May 30, 2019

Barking dog ordinance passes

The county has a new tool to help control nuisance barking dogs. The county commissioners last Thursday unanimously passed the Barking Dog Control...

 

Our Viewpoint

At the meeting regarding the county's new nuisance barking dog ordinance last week, residents provided feedback on how the county shares information....

 
 By Jim Elliott    Opinion    May 30, 2019

Montana Viewpoint

There is concern among many conservatives about the “liberal bias” of the “mainstream...

 

Good for our community?

To the Editor, I expect there will now be a lot of passionate letters for and against Mr. Blackstone’s column. To me this highlights the downside of...

 

Remember When?

40 YEARS AGO • MAY 31, 1979 OIL CRISIS EFFECTS SLOW IN HITTING AREA The American society has always been a mobile one. But in these days of rising...

 
 By Jay Simons    Communities    May 30, 2019

Question of the Week

MARY FISHER, Trout Creek – “There’s a difference between a city dog and a country dog. In the country you need a dog for protection. You bring...

 

Sheriff's Log

Ambulances: Noxon, 8; T. Falls, 10; Plains, 6; H. Springs, 4; Dixon QRU, 1. Sunday, May 19 Fish and Game requested on Hwy. 200 at the construction...

 
 By Annie Wooden    News    May 30, 2019

Judge orders treatment for suspect in Trout Creek shooting

A Trout Creek man was committed to the Montana State Hospital in Warm Springs for treatment on Tuesday until he is fit to proceed with charges. West...

 

Justice Court

Sanders County Sheriff’s Office Tatiana Melior, 30, driving while privilege is suspended or revoked, $285. Steven Smith, 60, speeding in a...

 

TF students display talents

Young talent is far from lacking in Thompson Falls. Junior high and elementary students showcased...

 

GRILLING SEASON

Just like some people insist that charcoal grills trump gas grills or vice versa, some backyard barb...

 

Amateur radio club to rendezvous in Plains

The members of the Clark Fork Valley Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise on June 22-23 at Fred...

 

NEW FLAG AT FAIRGROUNDS

BIG COLORS – Kim McNeil, caretaker of the Sanders County Fairgrounds, uses a drill to raise the...

 

John G. Gingery

John G. Gingery, 78, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Plains, Montana.... Full story

 

Evelyn 'Tootie' Cox

Evelyn "Tootie" Cox passsed away Friday, May 17, 2019. A celebration of life is planned for Saturday, June 15 at 2 p.m. at the Thompson Falls Senior... Full story

 

Dr. Bob Kaiser

Dr. Bob Kaiser passed away Monday, May 27. There will be a celebration of life at a later date.... Full story

 

ELKS HAPPY HOUR

NEIGHBORLY ELKS - A heard of elk stopped to graze at the Clark Fork Valley Elks Lodge east of...

 

Gianforte staff to visit Sanders County

Congressman Greg Gianforte announced that a member of his staff will conduct mobile office hours in Mineral and Sanders counties. Staff member Sonny...

 

Suspect arrested in string of thefts

A suspect was arrested last week after a string of break-ins and vehicle thefts in Northwest Montana. Sanders County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO)...

 
 By Callie Jacobson    News    May 30, 2019

Popular boat ramp being renovated

A popular Sanders County destination for boaters on the Noxon Reservoir is getting a makeover. The...

 

County hazard plan to be reviewed

A draft of the Sanders County Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan is complete, and meetings are now scheduled to review the plan with the public. Meetings...

 

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