Ravalli County Newswire (Page 3)

Ravalli County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ravalli County, MT. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 314 in Ravalli County, MT

  1. River Health Check program gets Community Focus grantRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... in Hamilton. The Rapp Family Foundation was formed to support non-profit organizations in Ravalli County and has been gifting to individual organizations since 1991. In an effort to encourage non-profits to work together, the ...

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  2. City of Hamilton adopts Pre-Disaster Mitigation PlanRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    By Michael Howell The City of Hamilton is the second municipality in the valley to sign on to the newly updated Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan for Ravalli County & Municipalities.

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  3. Exit Realty partners with Habitat for HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    Phyllis Reidman won the ATV at the BBQ Bash for Habitat for Humanity. Almost everyone of EXIT Realty Bitterroot Valley's then 27 agents participated at various events in the three communities in which the Brokerage offices are located selling tickets for Habitat for Humanity of Ravalli County's 2nd Annual BBQ Bash as well as the draw for an ... (more)

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  4. Herbert, Western Caucus push for forestry reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | KSL-TV

    ... of federal forests, which in the West are being ravaged by bark beetle kill. Greg Chilcott, from the Ravalli County board of commissioners in Hamilton, Montana, testified in the subcommittee hearing, urging passage of federal reforms. "We have ...

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  5. Bitterroot fault under studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... newer, active fault line were discovered when the scientists examined the latest Flood Plain maps produced by Ravalli County. The laser based mapping technology called LIDAR produces maps with an accuracy of from two to three inches. The old flood ...

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  6. Panel recommends disbarment for Hamilton attorneyRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... e the final decision about any disciplinary action. Myers is currently representing former Ravalli County treasurer Valerie Stamey in a federal lawsuit filed against the Bitterroot Star and its publishers Victoria

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  7. Time to 'Sprinkle Pink'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... screenings, mammograms and other related medical services for those in need. "In the last six years, 916 Ravalli County residents received assistance through the Aid for Mammography Fund," said Amy James-Linton, the hospital's marketing director.

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  8. Wilderness values getting tossed?Read the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... his legislative efforts to remove all Wilderness Study Areas (WSA) and Recommended Wilderness Areas (RWA) in Ravalli County from potential permanent wilderness designation. We don't know who wrote the letter, when or why. Though ...

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  9. Forest factsRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... politicians, one would believe that environmentalists were abusing the system. It's false. Objectors include Ravalli County Commissioners, homeowners, mountain bikers, OHV groups, environmental groups, local realtors, a state politician and many ...

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  10. Montana geologist finds new Bitterroot fault line - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... under the Lake Como Dam. Jeff Lonn, a geologist with the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology in Butte, said Ravalli County was using Light Detection and Ranging - or LIDAR - equipment as part of a floodplain study. LIDAR uses laser to map the ...

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  11. Montana geologist finds new Bitterroot fault lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Post Register

    ... under the Lake Como Dam. Jeff Lonn, a geologist with the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology in Butte, said Ravalli County was using Light Detection and Ranging - or LIDAR - equipment as part of a floodplain study. LIDAR uses laser to map the ...

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  12. Helena man sentenced to 10 years in prison for possessing child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | KFBB

    ... convicted of felony sexual assault in 2012 for committing a hands-on sex offense against a 6-year old in Ravalli County. In 2016, Howard was arrested for probation violations and an FBI Forensic Examiner images and video files on Howard's electronic ...

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  13. Helena man gets 10 years for child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | KFBB

    ... offenses. He had previously been convicted of a sex offense against a child in November of 2012 out of Ravalli County. He was conditionally released in December of 2014. Howard has now been sentenced to ten years in prison, and following his release ...

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  14. Ravalli County lifts fire restrictions for private landsRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2017 | KFBB

    Ravalli County lifted the Stage II fire restrictions for private lands. Widespread rain and snow provided relief for firefighters across western Montana, suppressing current fires.

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  15. Data supports opposite decision on Bitterroot Job ServiceRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    By State Representative Ed Greef, HD 88, Florence Sad news for the citizens of Ravalli County as the decision to close the Bitterroot Job Service office would seem to be based on reasons other than the Department of Labor's data.

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  16. Landmark Hamilton smokestack turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... little community was also called Haggin or River Siding. Now the stack stands guard over the headquarters of Ravalli County Search and Rescue. Michael Howell photo. Never used as part of the beet processing plant for which ...

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  17. Mayor Crews deserves our thanksRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... were underway, Streets and Alleys Supervisor Ed Sutherlin and his crew, with financial support from the Ravalli County Fish and Wildlife Association, opened a temporary access road to the river with minimal impact to the environment. All in ...

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  18. FEMA Fire Management Assistance Approved for Montana's Lolo Peak FireRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Lolo Peak Fire in Missoula and Ravalli counties in Montana. FEMA Region VIII Acting Administrator Nancy Dragani approved the state's request for a federal Fire Management Assistance Grant after receiving the state's request this afternoon.

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  19. Ravalli County fire updatesRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | KFBB

    ... area west of Hwy 93 from the north side of South Kootenai Creek Road to the south side of Tie Chute Lane. The Ravalli County Sheriff's Office reminded all residents affected by fires that red flag warnings are in place and critical fire weather is ...

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  20. Fire, smoke, more fireRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... the bottom of the drainage was being considered if conditions are appropriate. On Sunday, Ravalli County Sheriff Steve Holton issued an evacuation order for all residents west of Highway 93 on the north side of Bass Creek Road ...

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