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Large Crowd Attends Richard III

Labor Day DUI Patrols to Increase Across Montana

HELENA - As part of the national Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” crackdown, law enforcement agencies across Montana will deploy extra patrols to prevent impaired driving during the final weeks of the summer season. Saturation patrols...

Large Crowd Attends Richard III

SEELEY LAKE – An estimated 250-300 people set out their chairs and blankets on the Double Arrow Lodge lawn Aug. 26. Gathered in a semi-circle around the portable stage, they awaited the Montana...

The Sobering Truth Behind Montana Alcohol Laws

SEELEY LAKE - When customers walk into an establishment that serves or sells alcohol, they expect to be served. However, since 2011, the laws and requirements for those that hold a liquor license...

Local Organizations Receive 2016 Recreational Trails Program Grants

HELENA – Montana State Parks announced today that 45 trail organizations, communities, and various land-managing agencies throughout Montana will receive federal Recreational Trails Program (RTP) grant awards for their projects in 2016. Among the...

Working Towards His Wings

SEELEY LAKE – Most teenagers are happy to get their driver's license when they turn 16. Seeley Lake resident 16-year-old Adam Weisenburger's dream of becoming an airline pilot took off two weeks...

Blackhawks Fall to Pirates

VICTOR - The Seeley-Swan Blackhawks headed to Victor to take on the Pirates Aug. 27 for the opening game of the football season. The Pirates showed no mercy as they handed the Blackhawks a 6-58 loss. ...

August Fling Supports Veterans

SWAN VALLEY - The Swan Valley American Legion Auxiliary Post 63 hosted their first fundraiser since officially reorganizing earlier this year. The August Auxiliary Fling included an old fashion...

Everlasting Fire Fighting Danger

We've recently lamented the tragedy of Justin Beebe, a wildland firefighter member of the Lolo Hotshot Crew who died while fighting a fire in Nevada. A falling tree killed Beebe, 26, who had been...

Sewer District Should Inform Voters

It has come to my attention members of the Seeley Lake Sewer District Board are putting out misinformation about the Sewer Proposal which we will be voting on in December. One member has been saying, “If we don’t put it (the sewer) in now the...

Designating Wilderness is Not Protecting It as We Know It

I would like to comment on the letter Supporting Blackfoot-Clearwater Stewardship Project authored by representatives of the Montana Association of Christians (MAC) in the Great Falls Tribune (July 25, 2016). I agree wholeheartedly with...

We Count on the Mail

I got the mail today. A couple of bills. A greeting card. Some catalogs. A newspaper. One package that my wife grabbed right away. (Wonder what that was?) Lately, it occurs to me how completely I take for granted that I will get the mail tomorrow....

Economic Impacts of Conservation and Education

At Swan Valley Connections (SVC), we care deeply about conservation, stewardship and education for people of all ages. Swan Valley Connections is the result of the merger between Swan Ecosystem Center and Northwest Connections, two non-profit...

Who is the Know It All?

One of my favorite slogans is, “Ask a teenager now…while they still know everything.” We’ve all been on both sides of this. It is common for youth to feel certain that they possess a firm understanding of life. Yet, with age, comes a humble...

Jamison Earl Ogden

Jamison Earl Ogden was born Aug. 23 at 4:22 a.m. to Seeley Lake residents Jacob and Anna Ogden. He weighed seven...

Upcoming Events Calendar

Sept. 1 Back to School Bash, 11am-2pm, Mission Bible Fellowship Sept. 1 Kindergarten Roundup, 12-1:15pm, Seeley Lake Elementary (SLE) Sept. 3 Glacier Produce, 10am-3pm, Next to the Ice Cream Place, Seeley Lake Sept. 4 Juan’s Photography Open...

 
 
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