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 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 18, 2019 

Logging truck rolls south of Seeley Lake

SEELEY LAKE - A loaded logging truck bound for Seeley Lake rolled into the ditch along the northbound lane on Montana Highway 83 on Friday, July 12 around 2:15 p.m. The logging truck driver was...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 18, 2019 

SLE School Board hires new teachers

SEELEY LAKE - The Seeley Lake Elementary School Board hired three new teachers, appointed a new board trustee and approved a parent request for a student to enter kindergarten at a special meeting July 10. Since SLE has not hired a new...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 18, 2019 

Revive and Thrive celebrates recreational growth

SEELEY LAKE – Approximately 70 people volunteered to help create new trails on the Hill 16 Community Trail System during The Nature Conservancy's fifth annual Revive and Thrive event on Sunday,...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 18, 2019 

Outdoor Adventure Club kicks off at SLE

SEELEY LAKE - The Outdoor Adventure Club began another season of fun this past week. Program leaders are eager to teach participants how to explore and enjoy the outdoors. The program is available for children in grades three - eight and runs every...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 11, 2019

Condon celebrates Fourth of July in style

SWAN VALLEY - Hundreds of people flocked to Condon, Mont. for the annual Fourth of July festivities. Locals raved about the annual parade, which many mentioned seemed longer than usual. The Swan...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 11, 2019

Fun on horseback at annual O-Mok-See

SWAN VALLEY - In the afternoon on the Fourth of July, the Swan Valley Saddle Club hosted the Fourth of July O-Mok-See. Traditional events included pole bending, key hole and western jump. Organizer...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 4, 2019

Bob Marshall Music Fest looks towards a brighter future

SEELEY LAKE - The Bob Marshall Music Festival celebrated its fourth year in Seeley Lake by bringing people from all across Montana to the event in the name of music. This year, the event was...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 4, 2019

Explosive 1995 Fourth of July

SEELEY LAKE – Seeley Lake resident Don Larson sat patiently on the barge as Seeley-Swan Search and Rescue Chief Gerry Connell towed him out into the bay to ignite the 1995 fireworks display over Seeley Lake. Larson worked to position the barge so...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 4, 2019

Locals donate statue to Seeley Lake Community Foundation

SEELEY LAKE - A bronze statue was rehomed and erected in front of the Seeley Lake Community Foundation building this past week. The 17-foot bronze statue depicts a mountain man on horseback and was...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    July 4, 2019

Weisenburger sets sights on US Air Force Academy

SEELEY LAKE - Sam Weisenburger, 17, joined the ranks of his piloting heritage by obtaining his private pilot's license this May. By doing so, he moves a step closer to his goal of attending the...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 27, 2019

Finding sisterhood in breast cancer survivorship

SEELEY LAKE - Nearly seven years after Seeley Lake resident Gayle Gordon was diagnosed with breast cancer she has found a sisterhood to help her navigate survivorship. Gordon first heard about the...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 27, 2019

Seeley-Swan Search and Rescue volunteers honored for 2018 rescue

SEELEY LAKE - Four members of the Seeley-Swan Search and Rescue were formally honored by the Missoula County Sheriff's Office for their rescue efforts in early February 2018. Deputy Heath Hanson...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 27, 2019

Bringing honest storytelling to Bob Marshall Music Festival

SEELEY LAKE - For the past three years, the Bob Marshall Music Festival has brought world-class musicians to perform in Seeley Lake, and its fourth year is no exception. This year, the Flatland...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 27, 2019

Inclement weather brings Tour Divide racers to Seeley Lake

SEELEY LAKE - Since 2008, the Tour Divide bike race has brought hundreds of bikers from around the world into Seeley Lake's backyard. The Tour Divide is considered the most difficult mountain bike...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 27, 2019

Mountain Trail Series brings runners to Seeley Lake

SEELEY LAKE - The Mountain Trail Series ultramarathon trail race stopped in Seeley Lake and brought a variety of runners to explore the wilderness in the East Morrell Complex on Saturday, June 22....

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 20, 2019

Community Foundation celebrates opening of non-profit center

SEELEY LAKE - The Seeley Lake Community Foundation celebrated the grand opening of its new community space and non-profit center on Saturday, June 15. "This began with great ambition and great...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 20, 2019

SLE School Board discusses staff vacancies and budget

SEELEY LAKE - The Seeley Lake Elementary School Board discussed employment vacancies within the district as well as a General Fund budget amendment at its regular meeting Wednesday, June 12. According to Superintendent Chris Stout the district is...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 13, 2019

New beginnings for Seeley Lake Market

SEELEY LAKE - The Seeley Lake Market, formerly the Seeley Lake Farmers' & Crafters' Market, will open for the season Sunday, June 16 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. The Seeley Lake Community Foundation is...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 13, 2019

SSHS students nominated for peace award

SEELEY LAKE - Three Seeley-Swan High School students were nominated for the 2019 Father Jim Hogan Search for Peace Award through the Jeannette Rankin Peace Center in Missoula due to their efforts in...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 13, 2019

SLE graduates celebrate year of growth

SEELEY LAKE - Faculty and staff at Seeley Lake Elementary celebrated the accomplishments of its 26 eighth grade graduates Wednesday, June 5. Keeping with Seeley Lake tradition, the eighth graders...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 6, 2019

SSHS grads prepare for their next journey

SEELEY LAKE - Seeley-Swan High School celebrated the achievements of its 28 seniors at the graduation ceremony on Sunday, June 2. Dr. Kathleen Pecora, principal of SSHS, greeted the graduates and...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 6, 2019

Miss Montana honors father of Seeley Lake resident

MISSOULA - The rebuilt C-47 plane known as "Miss Montana" is headed to Normandy, France to honor the 75th anniversary of D-Day June 6. Seeley Lake resident Cheri Thompson purchased a seat in the...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 6, 2019

Sunset School beams with another year of student success

GREENOUGH - Sunset School highlighted another year full of growth, adventure and kindness at its end-of-the-year celebration on Tuesday, May 28. This year, students at Sunset School participated in a...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    June 6, 2019

SSHS government students see their coursework in action

SEELEY LAKE – Seniors in the U.S. Government class at Seeley-Swan High School recently traveled to Helena to see the legislature and to Missoula to watch the judicial processes in action. While...

 
 By Skylar Rispens    News    May 30, 2019

Community fights for Holland Lake day passes

SWAN VALLEY - Nearly 60 community members attended a Swan Valley Community Council meeting Tuesday, May 21 to express their indignation about the concessionaire's plans to phase out community day-use...

 

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