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Monthly Archives: June 2017

Rapid FS response to Willow Creek Road collapse

By Michael Howell On the morning of Tuesday, June 13, two crews working for the Bitterroot National Forest Service were up Willow Creek Road past the Willow Creek Trailhead and past the slump in the road that collapsed in a catastrophic blowout trapping them on the mountainside. Through radio and cell phone communication, the 12…

Forest Service seeks public comment on Gold Butterfly project

By Michael Howell The Bitterroot National Forest is inviting the public to review and make comments on a proposed vegetation management and fuels reduction project in the Sapphire Mountains east of Corvallis. The Gold Butterfly project proposes harvest and thinning, slash piling, and prescribed burning on approximately 10,495 acres of National Forest lands on the…

Municipal election filings close

The following candidates have filed for open positions in the November municipal elections.   CITY OF HAMILTON Mayor: Dominic Farrenkopf, Travis Martinez City Council Ward 1: Kristi Bielski, Eric Monson City Council Ward 2: Rod Pogachar City Council Ward 3: Kenneth S. Bell, Claire Kemp   TOWN OF DARBY Mayor: JC McDowell, Willard A. “Buck”…

Daly Hospital Foundation donors honored

By Michael Howell Since 2011, the Daly Hospital Foundation has been recognizing major donors by placing their names on the Power of Health Honor Wall located just inside the main entrance to Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital. Actually a sculpture created by Tim Campbell in 2011, the Honor Wall has been used to recognize those who…

Changes on ‘Food Row’ at Fairgrounds

Change isn’t easy and it sometimes brings hard feelings and misinformation. In January, the Ravalli County Fair Commission began looking into credit card charges which garners a three percent charge for the credit card company on every purchase. County finance officer Klarryse Murphy and county treasurer Dan Whitesitt both had concerns and wanted Fair Director…

Mayn, Wood take top honors at shooting event

By Michael Howell Sixteen young people attended a training session in firearm use and got the chance to spend the day shooting .22 caliber rifles and pistols on Saturday, June 17 at the Whittecar Shooting Range west of Hamilton.   The shooting event was scheduled as part of the Youth Conservation Outdoor Expo held at…

Bitterroot South Valley All Stars on a roll

The South Valley 9U All Stars are tearing up the baseball fields this summer with the 9U North Valley team right on their heels. With the dividing line at Victor, the South Valley team is made up of players from Corvallis and Hamilton, while the North Valley team has players from Stevensville and Florence on…

Trexler is national breakaway roping champ

Corvallis’ Cole Trexler is the national champion in boys’ breakaway roping. Trexler won the title at the National Junior High Rodeo Finals in Lebanon, Tennessee, on Saturday night. He finished the night with a cumulative total of 8.18 on three head of cattle to win. Trexler went into the night in eighth place with 5.99…

Sports Talk – Glimmers of future basketball stars?

For the better part of last week, I was in the gym watching basketball. Well, not exactly basketball as we know it, but the beginnings of basketball. Dave Bradshaw, his brother Mike, and son Riley, put on a basketball camp at Corvallis. They have done this for more than 35 years and have impacted players…

MONTANA 21ST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, RAVALLI COUNTY In the Matter of the Name Change of Daniel Rodriguez Soriano, Daniel Rodriguez Soriano, Petitioner Cause No. DV-17-229/3 Dept. No. 1 NOTICE OF HEARING ON NAME CHANGE This is notice that Petitioner has asked the District Court for a change of name from Daniel (first) Rodiguez (middle) Soriano…