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 By Micah Drew    News    October 29, 2020 

Seeley-Swan Cross Country finishes second at State

KALISPELL, MONTANA – On a snow-covered course, 85 runners battled cold and wind during the Class C girls race at the Montana High School Association championships on Oct. 24. The Seeley-Swan...

 
 By Henry Netherland    News    October 29, 2020 

Epidemiologists and County Health Department deliver COVID update

MISSOULA - Missoula City-County Health Department staff joined epidemiologists from the University of Montana's School of Public and Community Health Sciences for a virtual meeting to provide updates...

 
 By Henry Netherland    News    October 29, 2020 

Weekend weather sets records

Area residents experienced record-setting snowfall and temperatures over the weekend compared to recent history. According to Seeley Lake Ranger District, the snow depth measured at the District was...

 
 By Henry Netherland    News    October 29, 2020 

Leonard Moore inducted into 2020 Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame

SWAN VALLEY - The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame (MCHF) and Western Heritage Center (WHC) inducted Leonard Moore of Condon into their 13th class of the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame. According to a press...

 
 By Henry Netherland    News    October 29, 2020 

Election Day approaching Nov. 3

All mail ballots are due by 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3 at the Elections Office at 140 N. Russell Street, Missoula. Voters can drop off their ballots at several locations including Seeley Lake Elementary,...

 

'Weed free' certification now required on Forest Service land

The USDA Forest Service’s Northern Region has imposed new restrictions on the possession and use of forage and mulch products on National Forest System lands in order to help curb the spread of noxious weeds. As of Oct. 8, it is illegal to...

 
 By Henry Netherland    News    October 29, 2020 

Spooky spectacles on Halloween night, Saturday, Oct. 31

SEELEY LAKE - Local organizations and businesses are offering boos, ghouls and several eerie events to choose from this Halloween night, Saturday, Oct. 31. • From 3 - 9 p.m., Stageline Pizza is...

 
 By Missoula County    News    October 29, 2020 

Missoula County to mail tax bills

Missoula County will mail tax bills to all property owners in the county by Tuesday, Oct. 27. They are already available online at www.missoulataxes.us. Tax payments for the first half of the year are due by 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30. Tax payments are...

 

Recreation Grant Program open for applications starting Nov. 2

HELENA – Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will begin accepting grant applications for four recreation grant programs on Monday, Nov. 2, at 12 p.m. via the online system at funding.mt.gov.  Applications for the Recreational Trails Program, the...

 
 By Henry Netherland    News    October 29, 2020 

EMT trainees prepare for initial test

SWAN VALLEY - Four volunteers are preparing to take their initial two tests so they can eventually become nationally certified EMTs to serve the Swan Valley. The volunteers have been attending...

 

In the nick of time

If Mary slides into her seat just as the theater lights dim, she might think to herself, “Whew! I made it in the nick of time.” But why does time have a nick in it? The dictionary defines the noun “nick” as a small notch or groove. As a verb...

 
 By Nathan Bourne    News    October 29, 2020 

Board inches closer to holding bond election

SEELEY LAKE – At the Oct. 22 meeting, the Seeley Lake Sewer District Board continued on its path toward holding a bond election. The Board was presented with a draft resolution to hold a bond election. The District’s Bond Council Dan Semmens...

 
 By Henry Netherland    News    October 29, 2020 

Bringing creativity and understanding to English and Social Studies

SEELEY LAKE - Heidi Sawitzke hopes to bring creativity into the classroom and make connections with students during her role as the new English Language Arts and Social Studies teacher for junior...

 
 By Henry Netherland    News    October 29, 2020 

Board updated on strategic planning, COVID

SEELEY LAKE - Seeley Lake Elementary Superintendent Josh Gibbs provided updates on Board Strategic Planning results and other aspects of the school during the Board of Education’s regular meeting Oct. 19. Gibbs said they are still not ready to...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    October 29, 2020 

Residents work towards solution for Dogtown road maintenance and plowing

SEELEY LAKE – After more than five years maintaining their own road, residents in the Clearwater East Neighborhood including Grizzly Drive and Cub and Claw Lane in Dogtown are working towards a solution. At an informational meeting this past...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    October 29, 2020 

Historical Society steps back into the 1920s

SEELEY LAKE – "We could live in here," said Seeley Lake Historical Society Board Member Cheri Thompson about the nearly fully furnished Maloney Cabin. "I think it has come out very well." The...

 

Scaling issue finally resolved

If the early history of Seeley Lake is intertwined with the lumber industry, the rise of the United States Forest Service is incontrovertibly intertwined with Seeley Lake and in particular with the...

 
 By James Bradley    News    October 29, 2020 

Ex-lawmaker faces ex-PSC attorney in District 4 race

Whatever happens in the Nov. 3 election, western Montana voters will elect a fresh face to Montana's Public Service Commission, the body that decides what utilities can charge home and business...

 

Eagles finish season strong

SEELEY LAKE - "This is so fun! This is So Fun!!" shouted Haidyn Bradshaw as the Seeley Lake Elementary Eagles Volleyball Team finished the season strong with an impressive sweep over the Valley Christ...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    October 29, 2020 

Lady Blackhawks fly high into Districts seeded number one

The Lady Blackhawks swept the week winning all three matches in three sets. This placed them first seed going into District Tournaments this week. The Ladies headed to Lincoln Tuesday, Oct. 20 to...

 
 By Nathan Bourne    News    October 29, 2020 

Blackhawks' season ends in a blizzard

PLAINS – The Seeley-Swan Blackhawks played their final game of the season on the road taking on the Horsemen of Plains Oct. 23. The teams battled through a blizzard in what Blackhawks Head Coach Jay Crum would describe as the “funnest game...

 

Consumer complaint form available for public to report COVID-19 violations

MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock announced Friday, Oct. 23 the public can now notify health officials of violations of COVID-19 directives by using the Consumer Complaint Form used to report food borne illnesses and other public health and safety i...

 

Community Briefs

Local Food Bag Drive started at Cory’s Valley Market SEELEY LAKE - The Veterans and Families of Seeley Lake (VFSL) started their annual food drive at Cory’s Valley Market to support the Seeley-Swan Community Food Bank through the holiday season....

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    October 22, 2020

Local photographer highly honored in Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition

Rising before sunrise, professional photographer Zack Clothier and his wife Cortney hiked into a small lake. They day after their wedding, Clothier promised his wife that this would not be a photograp...

 

Highway 83 construction enters initial design stage

SEELEY LAKE - Traffic on Highway 83 near Salmon Lake is experiencing disruptions resulting from a Department of Transportation project. Cameron Kloberdanz, Montana Department of Transportation (MDT)...

 

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