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Plains church marks 50 years of service

It might be a couple months late, but nonetheless an exciting time for the Plains Alliance Church,...

 

SHADES OF SUMMER

A heron swoons over a marshy shoreline of the Clark Fork River near Thompson Falls recently. The...

 
 By John Dowd    News    August 6, 2020

Health officials warn of scammers

Advances in technology and the prevalance of COVID-19 are augmeting the ability of criminals to take advantage of people. There are numerous ways...

 

Paradise fire escape a unique piece of history

One of the most recognizable features of the iconic Paradise schoolhouse, which is now a museum and...

 

Our Viewpoint

As August begins, thoughts naturally turn to reopening schools. We are not going to debate the decision to send students and staff back to school ...

 
 By Jim Elliott    Opinion    August 6, 2020

Montana Viewpoint

As I read of the use of federal officers sent to Portland against the wishes of the Governor of...

 

Board needs to put forth effort

Congratulations to Melissa Cady, Sanders County Fair Manager, and the Sanders County Fair Board. It only took seven months and an email from Jason Joh...

 

Remember When?

70 YEARS AGO AUGUST 9, 1950 HUCKLEBERRIES PLENTIFUL Berries are plentiful on most of the high ridges...

 

Question of the Week

BEBE TOWNSEND KENNEDY, Thompson Falls — “Being in the air conditioning.” BELLE COOPER, Thompson Falls — “Swimming, because you get a chance...

 
 By John Dowd    News    August 6, 2020

Not guilty pleas to drug charges

A Hot Springs woman pleaded not guilty last week after being charged with one count of criminal possession of dangerous drugs. Meggin Gill was...

 

Sheriff's Log

Ambulance Calls: Hot Springs 5, T. Falls 11, Plains 9, Noxon 1, Paradise 3, Trout Creek 6, Dixon 2. Saturday, July 25 Suspicious activity, Plains....

 

Justice Court

Montana Highway Patrol Tyrell Moyer, 35, failure to carry proof of insurance, 1st offense, $285. Leah Dick, 32, day speeding, $70. Nathan Buck, 27,...

 
 By Miriah Kardelis    News    August 6, 2020

Rental business offers water fun

A new kayak and stand up paddleboard (SUP) rental business has opened in Thompson Falls. Christine...

 

TF students takes f light in camp

A small group of kids in Thompson Falls have spent the last two weeks learning how to operate and...

 

Bridge completion expected in September

After opening one lane of the Clark Fork River bridge a week early, progress continues just west of Trout Creek. The bridge is limited to vehicles 10...

 

Joyce Dell LaFriniere

Joyce Dell LaFriniere went home to her Lord on July 29, 2020, while at Hot Springs Health and... Full story

 

Audrey Ann Flockerzi

Audrey Ann Flockerzi, 83 fell asleep in death surrounded by close family on July 25, 2020 at her... Full story

 

Company donates to local non-prof its

Clearwater Montana Properties recently donated more than $4,000 to local non-profit organizations. Since its founding in 1993, Clearwater Montana...

 
 By Ed Moreth    Sports    August 6, 2020

Wildhorse Showdown draws 15 teams

Neither the coronavirus nor near 100-degree temperatures could keep the nearly 200 co-ed softball...

 

CLASSIC CARS ON DISPLAY

Dozens of cars gathered on the lawn of the Lakeside Resort in Trout Creek last weekend. First place...

 

Modern Homesteader

As a new beekeeper, one of the many fears that comes with the beekeeping life is the loss of a...

 
 By Miriah Kardelis    News    August 6, 2020

Candidate bikes through county

On her 550-mile ride through the seven counties of District 4, Monica Tranel, a Missoula Attorney...

 
 By John Hamilton    Sports    August 6, 2020

Quarantine time for Wild Coyote?

Should the Coyotes be quarantined? The Wednesday Night Men’s league just caught the Coyote-20 virus, and more than 80% of the players in the league...

 
 By John Hamilton    Sports    August 6, 2020

Easy Street puts rush on Double H Dirt Works

Easy Street Autoworks won’t make this easy for the Double H Dirt Works boys. Double H Dirt Works golfers carded the low team gross, but the Easy...

 
 By John Hamilton    Sports    August 6, 2020

A socially distant run

Run at your own pace, run at your own time, while keeping your distance from everyone else. This is the way road races are run during the COVID-19...

 

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