Libby Montana News - May 2013

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Heritage Museum Opening Day Schedule – June 1, 2013 (May 27, 2013)
by Heritage Museum
The Heritage Museum will open for the 2013 summer season on Saturday, June 1st. They have a full day of fun and events planned. ... FULL STORY
Libby Dam Visitor Center opens for Summer 2013 (May 24, 2013)
by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Libby Dam
The Libby Dam Visitor Center will be open starting Memorial Day Weekend, May 25, 9:30am-6pm, daily with some closures and reduced services: We are advising visitors to call ahead for open hours and days for the Visitor Center in May and early June. (406) 293-5 ... FULL STORY
Revett Minerals Troy mine announces workforce reductions (May 23, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
Revett Minerals Troy mine has announced an immediate, significant reduction in the workforce at its Troy Mine. ... FULL STORY
Jackie Mee to compete in golf championship (May 21, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
Libby’s Jackie Mee will compete in the NAIA Nation College Golf Championship in Lincoln, Nebraska. Jackie represents Carroll College as Frontier Conference champ. She is one of many kids who grew up playing golf at Libby’s Cabinet View Golf Course, and is gran ... FULL STORY
Oklahoma tornado touches Libby residents (May 21, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
You never know how an event hundreds of miles away will affect your life here in Libby. Mike and Bill Corbett found out yesterday. A record tornado in Oklahoma affected their lives in Libby Monday afternoon. ... FULL STORY
(7 pictures) Libby High School's Strutt Your Stuff (May 25, 2013)
A display of student talent
Libby Middle/High School students had the opportunity Thursday ... FULL STORY
(65 pictures) STOKR Sunday 2013 (May 17, 2013)
Kootenai Valley Partners Habitat for Humanity held their 19th ... FULL STORY
Libby Christian Church's Vacation Bible School June 10-14 (May 18, 2013)
Libby Christian Church is offering Vacation Bible School "Kingdom Rock" Monday – Friday, June 10-14. The Vacation Bible School is for children four-years old through 8th grade. Libby Christian Church, 100 Kootenai River Road. For questions call 406-293-3747. T ... FULL STORY
‘A Visit with Teddy Roosevelt’ program June 1st at the Heritage Museum (May 18, 2013)
by Heritage Museum
The Heritage Museum will host Humanities Montana Speakers Bureau program, "A Visit with Teddy Roosevelt" with Arch Ellwein on Saturday, June 1, the museum’s 2013 opening day. The program will be in the Beebe Room of the Heritage Museum, 34067 US Highway 2, Li ... FULL STORY
Mountain lion sighted on Kootenai River Road (May 18, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
About 7pm Tuesday evening (May 14) a resident on Kootenai River Road reported his housecat had been killed and he had found a dead whitetail deer. There were large cat tracks around the remains of both the housecat and the deer. ... FULL STORY
(83 pictures) STOKR Saturday 2013 (May 16, 2013)
Another successful STOKR was held last weekend, with ... FULL STORY
School concerts planned (May 14, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
High school concert will be on Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 pm in the Memorial Center. It will feature both the Symphonic band and Jazz band and showcase the band seniors and the groups that performed at State Music festival. A reception will follow. ... FULL STORY
Community workshop on Scenic Byways June 12 (May 14, 2013)
by Kootenai National Forest
The second set of community workshops for the Lake Koocanusa Montana Scenic-Historic and National Forest Scenic Byway will be held in Eureka and Libby in June. ... FULL STORY
Three students diagnosed with pertussis (May 14, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
Three students in Lincoln County have been diagnosed with pertussis, a bacterial infection known as "whooping cough". Pertussis is usually spread by coughing or sneezing in close contact with others. ... FULL STORY
Hepatitis C screenings offered in May (May 14, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
May is National Hepatitis Awareness month. The Lincoln County Public Health Department is offering Hepatitis C screenings free of charge to anyone who would like to be tested. The CDC suggests that those born 1945 through 1965 be screened one time due to possi ... FULL STORY
(14 pictures) LHS Flathead Dual Track Meet (May 13, 2013)
Flathead's Zach Perrin runs the 1600 in 4:09.24
Libby High School track athletes had their last meet of the ... FULL STORY
Libby Dam operations meeting in Bonners Ferry May 30 (May 13, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is hosting a combined Columbia River Treaty and Libby Dam annual operations public information meeting in Bonners Ferry, Idaho, May 30. ... FULL STORY
EPA Libby Asbestos Superfund Site Public Meeting May 15 (May 13, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
The Annual EPA Libby Asbestos Superfund Site Public Meeting is Wednesday, May 15 with sessions at 2:00PM and 6:00PM at Libby School District Administration Building Conference Room. It will consist of an Open House with opportunity to speak one-on-one with Lib ... FULL STORY
Columbia River Treaty public meetings May 13 & 15 (May 13, 2013)
by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Libby Dam
There will be a public meeting at City Hall in Libby on Monday, May 13 from 4pm to 7pm to discuss the future of the Columbia River Treaty between the United States and Canada. The US Army Corps of Engineers and Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) will be hos ... FULL STORY
CARD Foundation’s 3rd Annual Big Sky Bash July 13th (May 13, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
Tickets are on sale for the CARD Foundation’s 3rd Annual BIG SKY BASH. The fundraising concert, which benefits the Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) in Libby, Montana, has an expanded line up this year, featuring not two but three bands. The Internat ... FULL STORY
Kootenai Highland Gathering July 19-20 (May 13, 2013)
3rd weekend in July at The River Bend
by Maggie Craig, LibbyMT.com
Do you have any Celtic heritage? Scottish, Irish, Welsh? Whether you do or not, you won’t want to miss the first annual Kootenai Highland Gathering, sponsored by the newly-formed Kootenai Highlanders organization. Angie McLaury of McLaury Apiaries, along wi ... FULL STORY
Lincoln County Real Estate in 2013 (May 13, 2013)
by Alice L. Hayes, Broker, Loveless Realty
1/1/2013 - 05/01/2013 Shows Current RE Figures are: ... FULL STORY
Libby Dam begins Sturgeon flow augmentation (May 13, 2013)
by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Libby Dam
Water managers at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, along with federal and state fish biologists, determined forecasted inflows are sufficient to provide flow augmentation at Libby Dam, Mont., for endangered Kootenai River white sturgeon downstream in Idaho. ... FULL STORY
School District levy fails (May 9, 2013)
by Duane Williams, KLCB-KTNY Radio
Libby school district Number 4 defeated a requested $350,000 levy proposal Tuesday, May 7th. The levy failed 55% against, 44% for. ... FULL STORY
Two Rivers Rendezvous July 19, 20 & 21, 2013 (May 9, 2013)
by LibbyMT.com
Kootenai Muzzleloaders will host their annual Two Rivers Rendezvous Friday through Sunday, July 19, 20 & 21, 2013. The event is an annual gathering of modern-day mountain men in the beautiful remote mountains of northwest Montana, east of Libby. It celebrates ... FULL STORY
(33 pictures) Eureka Rendezvous (May 2, 2013)
David Thompson Black Powder Shoot
Eureka held its annual Rendezvous Days April 26-28, a ... FULL STORY
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