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Stevi council to consider public vote on river deal

By Michael Howell Last week an informal (i.e. not publicly noticed) gathering of concerned parties was held at the Stevi Café to discuss the issue of developing a fishing/river access site for Stevensville. The meeting was organized by Greg Lanoue, an owner of the Stevi Café and Stevi Stop & Go. Lanoue expressed concern about…

Hamilton council approves skatepark construction at Claudia Driscoll Park

By Michael Howell The Hamilton City Council, at its June 20 meeting, approved the construction of a skatepark on the grounds of Claudia Driscoll Park located on 10th street near the hospital. The council is not funding the construction of the park, however, and has given Circle-13 Skate Park, the non-profit organization dedicated to creating…

County to get $2.3 million in PILT funds

By Michael Howell U.S. Senator Jon Tester announced last week that 55 Montana counties will receive a combined total of $31.8 million in Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) for 2017. PILT payments are awarded to counties with federal lands that are not taxable by local governments, but the lands’ presence creates demands for local…

Something wrong with this picture

By Bradford Larkin, Hamilton   I am confused about one simple truth here in the Bitterroot Valley. Would anyone please help me understand why we in Hamilton pay 20-30% MORE for every retail product than any Missoula store offers, yet these same Hamilton business owners pay 20-30% LESS in wages than what every employer offers…

‘Elite’ bullarama comes to Darby

The Elite Professional Bullriders will pull into Darby on Saturday for the annual Darby Bullarama put on by the Darby Rodeo Association. The gates of the rodeo grounds open at 4 with the performance at 7pm. In conjunction with the bull riding event, the Pink Bull Explosion will feature one ‘pink’ bull who will either…

Red Sox and Bucs playing tough

The Bitterroot Red Sox split their double header against the Missoula Mavs on Thursday night. The Red Sox took an early lead in the bottom of the first inning when Cam Rothie crossed home plate after advancing to second on a balk. Tylor Nixon, who got on base on a walk, also scored  off a…

Sales/Auctions   GARAGE SALE – Saturday, July 8, 9:00-3:00, Sunday, July 9, 10:00-1:00. 401 Central, Stevensville. Tools, men’s clothing XXL, metal storage shelves, tool box, microwave, scrapboking material, dolls, misc. GARAGE SALE – Friday 10-2, Saturday 9-1, 137 Silverberry, Hamilton. Tools, hunting, BBQ, smoker, Hobbylock serger, sewing, housewares, more. Outdoor Antique Flea Market. Over an…

MONTANA 21ST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT, RAVALLI COUNTY In the Matter of the Name Change of Nathaniel Corbin, Nathaniel Corbin, Petitioner Cause No. DV-17-244/3 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 Nathaniel Austin Dakota Corbin to Nathaniel Oren…

Betty Lou Cromwell

Missoula – Betty Lou (Thomas) Cromwell passed away Monday, June 19, 2017. Betty was born on April 3, 1934, in Missoula. She was the fourth oldest child among nine children born to George and Theresa Thomas.   From a young age, Betty’s mothering nature came out in her relationships with her siblings. She enjoyed giving…

Rexine ‘Dean’ Hennies

Missoula – Rexine “Dean” nee Montgomery Hennies died suddenly Wednesday, June 14, 2017 of a massive stroke in Missoula, Montana. She was born July 10, 1950 and was 66 years young. Her family attributes her death to the Veterans Administration’s policy of delay and deny after her body was weakened by lack of proper and…