The search for a Montana 16-year-old who went missing on New Year’s Day ended Monday when authorities found her body less than a mile away from the highway rest stop where she’d been left accidentally after the van in which she was riding broke down.
Steven A. Engel, Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel in the Donald Trump administration, issued a 54-page memorandum opinion for the counsel to the president, dated Sunday, January 19, and released on the U.S. Department of Justice website on Monday, giving the opinion…
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell this evening submitted a four-page organizing resolution laying out the proposed timeline of the impeachment trial of President Donald John Trump at 1 p.m. Tuesday, January 21, which will start with a vote to adopt the timeline.
Attorneys who will defend President Donald J. Trump in the impeachment trial getting underway Tuesday today released a 171-page trial memorandum excoriating the president's accusers and call the Articles of Impeachment "an affront to the Constitution and to our democratic institutions."
The National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a dense fog advisory for the Kootenai/Cabinet region and the Flathead and Mission Valleys until 11 a.m. today.
The seven House managers who will act as prosecutors in the impeachment trial of President Donald J. Trump filed a 111-page trial memorandum today, laying out the gist of their case and alleging that the president used his official powers to pressure a foreign government to interfere in a Un…
Presidential impeachment lead counselors Jay Sekulow and Pat Cipollone today issued a formal answer to the articles of impeachment submitted to the United States Senate Thursday, calling it a dangerous attack on the right of the American people to freely choose their president.
A second moose has tested positive for chronic wasting disease in northwest Montana. A hunter harvested the bull moose during the last week of the general hunting season near Fawn Creek southeast of Libby.
Auditions for the community theater production of Cheaper by the Dozen, to be staged in March, will be held at the Pearl Theater from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, January 3 and from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, January 4.
The family and friends of a young Massillon, Ohio, girl battling leukemia are hoping to make her 10th birthday, which is on December 22, extra special this year.
Libby School District 4 administrators and board members recognized some remarkable students at their November board meeting.
Penni Jo Smith, 72, passed away, December 31, 2019, at home in Troy from multiple myeloma cancer. Penni’s memorial service will be in the spring, where she and her husband Gary will be placed together once again in their family plot at Milnor Lake Cemetery.
Charlie Catron, 75, Troy, and formerly of Richmond, Indiana, and St. Charles, Virginia, passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, January 17, at the Schnackenberg Nelson Funeral Home, 422 West Second Street, Libby, with burial in the Washington …
William Auchus Jr., 86, Troy, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 12, 2020, after a massive stroke. There will be no formal services.
Lawrence "Larry" C. White, 83, passed onto greener pastures on January 11, 2020, in Libby. No services are planned.
Donald Fredrick “Red” Munsel, 82, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at his home in Libby after a long battle with asbestosis. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, January 7, at Schnackenberg Funeral Home, 422 West Second Street, Libby. Services will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Ja…
Sports & Outdoors
Hunters and anglers can expect a few changes this year when they buy their 2020 Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks licenses starting March 1.
A Montana Animal & Bird Tracking Class sponsored by the 2020 Libby Hostel will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, January 11, beginning with a classroom lecture of about 45 minutes at the Kootenai Mercantile, 316 California Avenue, Libby, then off for a day in the field until about 3 p.m.
Mystery Ranch has just announced their continued commitment and sponsorship of One Montana’s 2020 Master Hunter Program with the launch of the Mystery Ranch Scholarship Program. Mystery Ranch will cover the full $345 cost for one applicant to participate in the 2020 Master Hunter Program.
Letters to the Editor
House Democrats have been obsessed with impeaching President Trump before he was even sworn into office. First, they rushed through a rigged process, now they have cold feet. Enough with the political games. It’s time to get back to work for Montana and the American people, and it’s time for…
We humans are funny creatures, getting wrought up at the most mundane and trivial differences between us such as politics, race, color, nationality, religion and on and on, when in reality our differences only seem large in our minds; we, and all living things, are remarkably the same, and s…
We assert that our most sacred civic expression is the casting of an individual vote. Any president or leader who forces political support and fails to honor and protect the free and legitimate elections on which our republic rests has lost the moral right to govern.