Libby Montana News - April 2005

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Libby area News and Notes (April 26, 2005)
Libby, Troy and Yaak hold elections in May on school issues ... FULL STORY
Troy Shooting Range proposed (April 26, 2005)
Public input requested for project
The Three Rivers Ranger District of the Kootenai National Forest is seeking public comments on a proposal to construct a shooting range near Troy. The Troy Shooting Range project is proposed at the location of an old gravel pit approximately 4-1/2 miles from t ... FULL STORY
Troy Cookbook in the works (April 26, 2005)
Deadline for recipes is August 1
The Troy Area Community Association is putting together a cookbook to showcase the cooking delights the Troy area has to offer. The Association is requesting home recipes, based on the unique Troy history and a sense of fun. They are requesting recipe ... FULL STORY
Libby Dam Operations meeting May 17 (April 26, 2005)
The annual public information meeting for 2005 Libby Dam operations will be held the evening of Tuesday, May 17 in Libby. The meeting will focus on the Corps of Engineers’ current operation of Libby Dam and the associated species recovery actions in the Koote ... FULL STORY
Kootenai NF Quarterly Report and Highlights (April 26, 2005)
The Kootenai National Forest (KNF) has released their April 2005 Schedule of Proposed Actions for the Kootenai National Forest. The Forest is involved in many programs and activities that are summarized on the Forest's Quarterly Schedule of Proposed Actions (S ... FULL STORY
Glacier Park works to open Going to the Sun Road (April 26, 2005)
For those wanting to make an early spring visit over to Glacier National Park, here is an update on conditions there. Glacier Park makes a great day or weekend side trip for anyone coming to Libby. ... FULL STORY
(4 pictures) April Photo Gallery (April 30, 2005)
Photos from Libby during April, 2005. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Special Hunting Licenses and Permits (April 20, 2005)
Montana hunters are urged to beat the rush and apply early for their 2005 special hunting licenses and permits. Moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat special applications must be submitted by 5 pm on May 2, 2005, or postmarked by May 2. Applications for dee ... FULL STORY
Class of 1975 30-Year Reunion July 1-3 (April 10, 2005)
One of four class reunions this summer
The Libby High School Class of 1975 will be holding their 30th reunion Friday-Sunday, July 1-3, 2005, according to organizer Denise King. Events planned include a No Host Mixer on Friday night at Cabinet View County Club, a golf tournament on Saturday morning, ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Heritage Museum to open June 4 (April 4, 2005)
New displays and exhibits
The Heritage Museum in Libby will open for the summer season on Saturday, June 4. The Museum will be open 7 days a week during the season, closing on August 28th. Hours are Monday through Saturday from 10 am- 5 pm and afternoons from 1-5 pm on Sundays. Admissi ... FULL STORY
5-Year EPA Libby Groundwater Review (April 4, 2005)
Report available
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is conducting a 5-year review on the Libby Groundwater Superfund Site, according to a news release by the EPA. The review will address the status of the cleanup at the site and the laws that apply to the cleanup. ... FULL STORY
DOJ seeks asbestos victims (April 4, 2005)
The US Department of Justice-District of Montana (DOJ), is asking anyone who feels they are a victim of the asbestos exposure from the Libby W.R. Grace vermiculite mine to complete a Request for Notification of Case Events form. ... FULL STORY
2005 Big Game hunting regs now available (April 4, 2005)
Montana's big game regulations for deer, elk, antelope, moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, black bear and spring turkey hunting are available at Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks regional offices, the state headquarters building in Helena and from license provi ... FULL STORY
New waterproof licenses & tags for 2005 (April 4, 2005)
by MT FWP News
Bear and turkey hunters will be the first to notice Montana's new waterproof carcass tags when they purchase hunting licenses via Montana Fish, Wildlife & Park's Automated Licensing System (ALS) this spring. In response to requests to improve the size and dura ... FULL STORY
Forest Service to spray for noxious weeds in 2006 (April 4, 2005)
28 miles of hiking & snowmobile trails to be sprayed
The Three Rivers Ranger District of the Kootenai National Forest is proposing to chemically spray noxious weeds along twelve trails in the summer of 2006. Treatment will involve spot spraying along approximately 28 miles of hiking and snowmobile trails and the ... FULL STORY
Treasure Tones to perform April 8-9 (April 4, 2005)
The popular local singing group, the Treasure Tones, will be presenting their 17th annual musical performance in Libby on Friday and Saturday, April 8-9, at the Memorial Center. ... FULL STORY
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