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Mission Mountains Mercantile
Mission Mountains Mercantile Destroyed By Fire
Mission Mountains Mercantile

Mission Mountains Mercantile Destroyed By Fire

SWAN VALLEY - The Mission Mountains Mercantile was destroyed by fire in the early morning hours of May 18. At approximately 12:22 a.m. a fire was reported at the Mission Mountains Mercantile on...

Trap Nets Prove Effective for Smallmouth Removal

SEELEY LAKE - Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) are continuing their mission to remove smallmouth bass, a non-native, illegally introduced species, from Seeley Lake. After installing radio...

Kellogg Earned Superior Rating at State Music

SEELEY LAKE - After earning a superior rating at the district music festival April 16, Seeley-Swan High School (SSHS) senior Kim Kellogg competed in the state music competition in Helena in May. She...

Motorhome Fire Quickly Contained

SEELEY LAKE – Seeley Lake volunteer firefighters responded to a motorhome fire on Gull Port in Seeley Lake Monday, May 16 around 11:30 a.m. The fire was contained to the motorhome and a large...

Preparing for Trauma Season

SEELEY LAKE – Volunteers with the Seeley Lake Rural Fire District (SLRFD) and Swan Valley Emergency Services (SVES) spent their weekend May 14-15 improving their knowledge of trauma response. The...

Community Briefs

Landowner Seminar Addressing Climate Change, May 21 MISSOULA - Join Five Valleys Land Trust and the Missoula Weed District for a “Healthy Acres Landowner Seminar” May 21 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Grant Creek Inn in Missoula. Land management...

Change Your Pace Offers New Fundraising Model

SEELEY LAKE - The Seeley Lake Community Foundation (SLCF) is trying a new approach to how they financially support local organizations. The inaugural Change Your Pace Challenge offers 14 local...

Cleaning Up the Range

SEELEY LAKE - The Wilderness Sportsman's Club (WSC) held their annual Range Cleanup Day, May 15 at the Seeley Lake Gun Range on Cottonwood Lakes Road. A new berm at 500 yards was built last year at...

2015 Loon Watch

Along with watching our loons return in spring, nest and raise chicks, getting to know our Montana Loon Rangers is one of the nicest things about the Montana Loon Society Loon Season. Here are a few...

Vote Dave Strohmaier for Commissioner

Last year after Missoula County Commissioner Bill Carey announced he was retiring mid-term, the Missoula Democratic Central Committee held a forum which resulted in three people being nominated for presentation to the Board of Commissioners.  The...

Gratitude

For those of us fortunate enough to live in this gorgeous country, our hearts have been thrilled with this fantastic spring as the lakes thawed, the grasses turned green and the larch and aspen started to leaf out again. As I looked about I saw the...

Vote Strohmaier for County Commissioner

Dave Strohmaier has my vote in our June 7 Missoula County Commissioner primary. Two years ago I encouraged Dave to run for House District 92 in northeast Missoula City and County. What a great job he did, traveling the county, experiencing the...

Brandin'

For my generous friends and their families that have been kind enough to share their way of life with me... Thank you... I haven't written much about the hi-line of Montana since moving here. Mostly, ...

Eddie L. Bass 1944 ~ 2016

"When the Good Lord calls a cowboy home, He opens wide the gate and Welcomes in an honest man Whose walk and talk is straight. For Those who chose the life of a cowboy way Will live a life well...

Mary Jean Gibson 1956-2016

SEELEY LAKE – Mary Jean Gibson went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 9. She passed away at her home in Seeley Lake. She was born Dec. 6, 1956 to Paul and Verna Gibson. Mary spent her short life...

Upcoming Events Calendar

May 18 Kangaroo Court and Seeley Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting, 6pm, Citizens Alliance Bank May 21 Loving Hearts Fashion Show and Luncheon, 12-3pm, Mission Bible Fellowship May 22 Seeley-Swan Mountain Bells presents Music Galore,...