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In 1891, a wooden dam was constructed across the Bitterroot River near the present day bridge on West…
10.07 / 01:32
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Fallon County has contracted with Western Municipal Construction, LLC. to clean up and dredge the Baker Lake. Work began this week. By Angel Wyrwas Fallon County has contracted with Western… The post Baker Lake cleanup and dredging project underway appeared first on The Fallon County…
10.06 / 17:34
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SweetPro and Agri-Best Feeds teamed up to offer ranchers in drought areas of Montana an $80/ton discount on SweetPro between July 15 and Sept. 1. Ranchers across the region took… The post $85,000 Drought Relief Discounts Provided by SweetPro and Agri-Best Feeds appeared first on The Fallon County…
10.06 / 17:34
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Two Fallon County Fair Board positions have been appointed. Rachel Brockel and Jeff Greenlee will serve a three year term until October 2020. The post Fallon County Fair board positions filled appeared first on The Fallon County…
10.06 / 17:34
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Baker Police Department •Sept. 25, 2017 – Oct. 1, 2017 – 21 Calls for service: 6 law enforcement information reports resulting in ongoing investigations; 2 traffic complaints; 3 citizen assists;… The post Law Enforcement appeared first on The Fallon County E…
10.06 / 17:34
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New UM Faculty Member Lands $1.8 Million Grant to Study Intracellular Bacteria that Infect Most Insects   MISSOULA – A new University of Montana faculty member, Brandon Cooper, recently was awarded a five-year, $1... Continue re…
10.06 / 16:17
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Tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 7:30, I'll have TWO tickets up for grabs for "Afternoon for the Arts" coming up NEXT Sunday afternoon, the 15th, down in Conrad. The 1st caller in to Puffman Sports Trivia with the correct answer to my sports trivia question WINS tickets to attend "Afternoon for the Arts" on Sunday, the 15th, at the Pondera Golf Course in Conrad... Continue r…
10.06 / 16:17
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Western Montana man charged with sexual intercourse without consent after being found hiding in an underage girl's closet. Continue…
10.06 / 15:46
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Some of these are pretty close and others and a little bit of a drive. There is so much beauty in Montana in fall. Continue…
10.06 / 15:46
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It’s too soon to be certain, but retired Forest Service researcher Steve Arno believes that his beloved alpine larch on Carlton Ridge survived this summer’s Lolo Peak fir…
10.06 / 15:10
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Maybe their mothers imagined these classically trained musicians would be performing in beautiful concert halls with orchestras and symphonies, but instead, Simply Three often plays in front of cameras on ghetto streets, in forested meadows and on rooftops at…
10.06 / 15:10
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Ginette Gundlach, a retired registered nurse and a licensed ‘Food for Life’ instructor with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, is teaching a five-week continuing education class at Bitterroot Col…
10.06 / 15:10
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Looking through a viewer to see images pop into three dimensions is the enchantment of…
10.06 / 15:10
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Mario Locatelli made a gruesome discovery as he passed a home on Westside Road Wednesday — a fawn impaled upon a fence. It was the third fawn he found so far this year on the same f…
10.06 / 15:10
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With 35 years total in law enforcement, Orr retried from the Madison County Sheriff’s Office as a captain in 2008 after 21 years with the county. While he was with the sheriff’s office, Orr also volunteered his time with the Virginia City Volunteer Fire Department, which he gave 17 years to. He joined the Madison Valley Rural Fire District in 2005, and Madison Valley Search and Rescue after he retired in 200…
10.06 / 14:43
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MISSOULA – The University of Montana Alumni Association invites alumni and the Missoula community to celebrate Homecoming 2017, Sunday through Saturday, Oct. 8-14. This year’s theme, “Reflections: Honoring the Past, Shaping the Future,” commemorates UM’s upcoming 125th anniversary celebration... Continue reading……
10.06 / 12:55
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Budget cuts to the Department of Public Health and Human Services continue to have serious impacts on Montana's mental health centers. The Independent has previously reported on how Western Montana Mental Health Center and Sunburst Community Service Foundation are dealing with the loss of state funds and about three times those losses in matching federal…
Two years ago, citizen Ruth Swaney stood before Missoula City Council and urged the city to stop recognizing Columbus Day. Doing so, she said, would have lasting significance for native residents, including…
The evening before bow season opened in southwest Montana, I loaded up a bike trailer with camping gear and pedaled into a heavily timbered valley near Bozeman. Arriving at a hillside of very old Douglas firs well past dark, I hastily made camp as irrational fears of bears and people started to creep over…
Back in June, newly minted secretary of the Interior Department, former Montana congressman and secret past member of the Navy SEALs Ryan Zinke chartered a flight from Las Vegas to Kalispell for $12,375. That's about $12,000 more than it would have cost to fly coach, and we paid for…