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Doctor suggests ways to slow opioid overdoses and deaths

December 04, 2018 at 3:00 am

Opioid-related overdoses have reached epidemic proportions, claiming more than 42,000 lives in the U.S. in 2016 alone. Physicians on the front lines are working in their communities and with their patients to reverse this public health cri...

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Audubon Christmas Bird Count

December 04, 2018 at 3:00 am

For the 49th year, local bird watchers will participate in the Audubon Christmas Bird Count in the Libby area on Saturday, Dec. 15. This effort mobilizes over 72,000 volunteer bird counters in more than 2,400 locations across the western h...

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Heritage Museum signs completed

December 04, 2018 at 3:00 am

The final installation work on a $5,000 outdoor sign grant -- awarded by the Montana History Foundation in Spring 2017 -- has been completed at the Libby Heritage Museum.A press release from the museum thanked the foundation, their donors a...

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‘The Music Man’ auditions Dec. 13

December 04, 2018 at 3:00 am

The Kootenai Karacters are holding auditions Thursday, Dec. 13, for a production of “The Music Man.”The auditions will run from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Libby High School choir room.The production needs actors and actresses, singers, d...

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Mountain lion hunting closed in HD 320 and 333

December 04, 2018 at 3:00 am

The hunting of female mountain lions in southwestern Montana hunting districts 320 & 333 -- which include portions of Madison, Silver Bow, Gallatin and Jefferson counties -- will closed one-half hour after sunset on Monday.The closure n...

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Wyoming mule deer tests positive for CWD

November 30, 2018 at 2:26 pm

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks has been informed by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department that a mule deer buck in Grand Teton National Park has tested positive for chronic wasting disease. The National Park Service collected tissue samp...

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Libby Senior Center December menu

November 30, 2018 at 2:26 pm

Dinners are served with salad bar at 4:30 p.m. and main course at 5 p.m. Tuesday and Friday. Lunches served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday.Please call 406-293-7222 by noon Tuesday and Friday, or by 9 a.m. on Wednesday for home delivery.Tues...

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CDC warns E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce

November 28, 2018 at 4:48 pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are once again advising all U.S. consumers to not eat romaine lettuce as they conduct an ongoing investigation into an E. coli outbreak.The CDC advised in a Nov. 20 release that further guidanc...

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State Hail Board Meeting Wednesday

November 27, 2018 at 3:00 am

Helena -- The Montana State Hail Board will meet at 9 a.m. on Wednesday in the Missouri Room at the Heritage Inn in Great Falls. The agenda for the meeting includes a financial report, delinquencies, an actuarial report, reinsurance and a p...

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FWP holding meetings on licensing system

November 27, 2018 at 3:00 am

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will be hosting a series of public meetings to hear input on replacing the current Automated License System. FWP will be requesting permission from the Legislature to replace the system. The purpose of the...

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