Libby Montana News - January 2020

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(1 pictures) Bald Eagles (January 30, 2020)
Several bald eagles are keeping watch over the Fisher River south of Libby. They can regularly be seen along Highway 2, and the mild weather and open water offer easy fishing opportunities. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) FWP proposes Conservation Easement along the Kootenai River near Troy (January 30, 2020)
Public comment due by Feb. 15, 2020
by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking public comment on a proposal to purchase a conservation easement that would protect approximately 50 acres of important fish and wildlife habitat along the Kootenai River just northwest of Troy, Montana. ... FULL STORY
FWP seeks volunteer instructors for Hunter, Bowhunter education (January 30, 2020)
by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Montana’s hunting legacy depends on active, skilled and ethical hunters who pass on their traditions to new generations. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Libby High School Basketball (January 22, 2020)
Libby High School basketball teams played host to Polson on Saturday, January 18. It was a full day of basketball with the girls' JV and varsity teams playing as well as the boys' freshmen, JV and varsity teams. The Logger boys lost 44-63 while the Lady Logger ... FULL STORY
2nd Moose tests positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Libby area (January 17, 2020)
by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
A second moose has tested positive for chronic wasting disease in northwest Montana. ... FULL STORY
FWP makes two changes to 2020 licenses (January 16, 2020)
by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Hunters and anglers can expect a few changes this year when they buy their 2020 licenses starting March 1. ... FULL STORY
(12 pictures) Snowy Saturday (January 12, 2020)
Libby residents woke up to about five inches of new snow on Saturday, January 11. With adequate snow at the golf course, Dr. Greg Rice held a cross-country ski refresher and in town, area kids were able to take advantage of the sled hill at Ski Dale. And Turne ... FULL STORY
Glacier National Park removing sign claiming glaciers will be gone by 2020 (January 10, 2020)
KPAX 8 (Western Montana) News posted a story that Glacier National Park is removing signs in the park that state ‘glaciers will be gone by 2020.’ The signs were installed in the early 2000s based on scientific predictions at that time. The latest research stil ... FULL STORY
Hunters advised of optimal hours for checking harvested animals at Libby Area Office (January 9, 2020)
by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Hunters and trappers in the Libby area are reminded of the optimal days to check harvested animals. ... FULL STORY
Depression Support Group meetings (January 9, 2020)
Depression Support Group meets from 11:00am to noon at Libby Christian Church on Tuesdays until May. The group is facilitated by Liz Erickson RN. They offer encouragement, education and exercise. Everyone welcome. For more information call 406-293-3747. ... FULL STORY
Bull Trout harvest closure to take effect on Lake Koocanusa (January 7, 2020)
by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
The harvesting of bull trout on Lake Koocanusa will be closed in an effort to improve the diminished population of the threatened species. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Overwatch (January 5, 2020)
This bald eagle keeps watch over Libby Creek at the 5th Street extension over the weekend. Warm weather this winter makes larger creeks in the area running ice-free. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Happy New Year! (January 1, 2020)
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