Lake County Newswire

Lake County Newswire

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  1. Sunday meeting will answer flood questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... County to lower the lake level. All these rumors and other questions about the lake will be addressed by the Lake County Water Resources Department during a public workshop Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lake County Courthouse, 255 N. Forbes ...

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  2. County to discuss boating, floodRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Lake County Record-Bee

    LAKEPORT >> The Lake County Water Resource Department will be having a meeting for public comment regarding the series of ordinances regarding boating on Clear Lake during the flood emergency. The Department will present information on the current status of Clear Lake regarding its levels, dam discharges and the effects of future rain fall that will determine how long it will be before the Lake returns to a normal level.

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  3. Boys and Girls Club celebrates success on Flathead ReservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Char-Koosta News

    ... influences and people will always respect you for it." With a 10.1 percent unemployment rate, 22.4 percent of Lake County residents live below the poverty line. The BGC is a national organization that provides underserved communities with support ...

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  4. Juvenile arrested for armed robbery of Woods Bay barRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KFBB

    A juvenile has been arrested for the armed robbery of the Sitting Duck Bar in Woods Bay at the end of January. According to the Lake County Sheriff's Office, the male suspect entered the bar with a gun and demanded money.

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  5. Local Law Enforcement: Drug abuse a growing problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Char-Koosta News

    ... use is on the rise nationally and locally in the Mission Valley, Couture, Polson Police Chief Wade Nash and Lake County Sheriff Don Bell told attendees at the Lake County Republican Women's Club meeting last week. Sjaan Vincent, LCRW president said ...

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  6. Questions linger over new court locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Lake County Record-Bee

    LAKEPORT >> For almost 10 years Lake County has been in limbo. It has been that long since a plan was first put in place to expand and improve the courtrooms - a plan that would remove the court from its current home on the fourth floor of the County building.

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  7. County weighs pros, cons of space for courtroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Lake County Record-Bee

    LAKEPORT >> Lake County court is in search for a new location for a long proposed move after the current potential site near Vista Point has come in over budget. The State Administrative Office of the Court staff contacted the County Administrative Office for other potential areas to look into such as North Lakeport property that is adjacent to the Hill Road jail and on Bevins Court that is adjacent to the Health Services Department.

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  8. Learn about proposed Swan Valley conservation forest on February 10Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | Char-Koosta News

    Jim Simpson, chairman of the Lake County Conservation District and retired forester, will be the featured speaker at the Friday, February 10 meeting of the Lake County Pachyderm Club.

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  9. Lake County law enforcement to discuss local drug problem on Feb. 6Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | Char-Koosta News

    Lake County Sheriff Don Bell, Polson Police Chief Wade Nash, and CSKT Police Chief Craige Couture, all members of the Lake County Drug Enforcement Team, will be guest speakers at the Monday, February 6 meeting of the Lake County Republican Women's Club to be held at 6:30 p.m. in the Sheriff's Room of the Polson Rural Fire Dept.

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  10. 25 Cent Admission Prices offered at Dillinger MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    The John Dillinger Museum, located inside the historic Lake County Courthouse in Crown Point, Ind., will offer admission for $.25 to all individuals for the month of February. Residents and visitors are encouraged to take an interactive and historic tour through the life and times of John Dillinger as well as learn about the advancements made in crime fighting technology and the rise of the FBI - at the cost of a movie ticket in the 1930s.

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  11. Museum offers 25-cent admissionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 31 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    The John Dillinger Museum, located inside the historic Lake County Courthouse, will offer admission for 25 cents for the month of February.

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  12. North Lake County Pubilc Library hosts Montana conversation with Neal LewingRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Char-Koosta News

    North Lake County Public Library in Polson will host the Montana Conversations program "Gary Cooper: First, Last and Always" presented by Neal Lewing on Tuesday, January 31 at 2 p.m. in the library meeting room.

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  13. Governor Bullock stops by Pablo for a visit with Tribal CouncilRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Char-Koosta News

    ... days to do the peoples legislative business. CSKT Tribal Council Chairman Vernon Finley asked the governor about Lake County Board of Commissioners resolution to withdraw from Public Law-280 due to, according to the commissioners, its cost to handle ...

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  14. University of Montanaa s legendary coach Robin Selvig guest speaker at ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Char-Koosta News

    ... a capacity crowd including decades of his former players, many of whose comments brought tears to his eyes. The Lake County clubs now in their 18th year are located on U.S. 93 north of downtown Ronan and temporarily in the basement of St. Andrews ...

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  15. Citizen police academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The Lake County sheriff's office's Citizen Police Academy begins March 9. The free academy is a 10-week program with classes on Thursdays, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Instruction is provided by sworn deputies and civilians in their field of expertise and is designed to provide a hands-on understanding of law enforcement. Training will take place at the various sheriff's office facilities, including the Lake County Courthouse and Lake County jail in Waukegan, and the Highway Patrol Division in Libertyville.

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  16. Handle With Care program aims to soften effects of witnessing traumatic eventsRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Char-Koosta News

    ... office; Tribal Mental Health; CSKT Law and Order; courts; defenders office; Victim Assistance services; and Lake County departments and local law officials, in reporting to schools that a child that may have witnessed a traumatic situation the night ...

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  17. Lake County resolution seeks to withdraw from Public Law-280Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Char-Koosta News

    ... Law 280, a congressional act that transfers Native American felony cases from federal to state courts. Recently, Lake County Commissions sought to withdraw from PL280. (Alyssa Kelly Photo) PABLO The Lake County Board of Commissioners voted ...

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  18. Jobs Bill Supports St. Ignatius, Polson Schools, Tribal Reclamation ProjectRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Char-Koosta News

    ... on Long-Range Planning is continuing to hear testimony on legislation brought by Rep. Jim Keane, D-Butte. In Lake County, funding in the bills includes about $680,000 for building repairs at St. Ignatius High School; $1.2 million to replace the ...

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  19. Lake County Housing is determined to continue to provide high quality servicesRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Char-Koosta News

    ... does not have to be moved, has running water and electricity. Basic to many, yet, a dream for others. Here in Lake County, the definition also runs a gradient of choices. Million dollar homes, by a pristine lake define quality for some people. Large ...

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  20. Tester listens to healthcare concerns related to potential elimination of the ACARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Char-Koosta News

    Sen. Jon Tester listens to concerns about the potential repeal of the Affordable Care Act at a field meeting with healthcare officials from Lake County and the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.

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