Ravalli County Newswire (Page 9)

Ravalli County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ravalli County, MT. (Page 9)

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  1. Commissioners approve Open Lands funds for 61 Bar RanchRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    Burnt Fork area gets another conservation easementBy Michael HowellLast Thursday the Ravalli County Commissioners gave preliminary approval to spending $295,000 out of the county's Open Lands Bond Program for the purchase of a conservation easement on the 61 Bar Ranch, located east of Stevensville.

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  2. There's a better way than 'staying away'.Read the original story

    Oct 11, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... line on the ballot and it will not interfere with the validity of the ballot. Recent conversation with the Ravalli County Clerk and Recorder confirms that the machines count only the boxes that are marked. Unmarked boxes do not place the ballot ...

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  3. County asks for default judgment against former treasurerRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    By Michael Howell Ravalli County has asked District Court Judge Jeffrey Langton to issue a default judgment against former County Treasurer Valerie Stamey for $151,478.22. Stamey was accused in a civil lawsuit filed in June ...

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  4. State considers abandoning Painted Rocks State ParkRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    And not promoting visitation to Fort Owen State ParkBy Michael HowellRegional State Parks Manager Chet Crowley and Bitterroot District Manager Loren Flynn told the Ravalli County Commissioners last week that their agency is considering dropping Painted Rocks State Park from its inventory and reducing its involvement in Fort Owen State Park in ... (more)

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  5. County to abandon Meyer Lane if adjacent landowners agreeRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    By Michael HowellAfter two hours of discussion last Thursday, the Ravalli County Commissioners agreed to abandon Meyer Lane, a short connector road between North Burnt Fork Road and Middle Burnt Fork Road east of Stevensville.

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  6. Fighting for interests of rural MontanaRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... and better services to those who recreate on public lands. I was joined by Commissioner Greg Chilcott of Ravalli County and Commissioner Ronnie Beale of North Carolina in my group. There were around 20 commissioners from various counties ...

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  7. Veterans service center worth the investmentRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    By Tim Peterson, President, VVSC Board of Directors Annually, for every dollar Ravalli County residents invest through the mill levy to support the Valley Veterans Service Center, the county's economy sees about at $450 return on its investment.

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  8. 'Roots and Branches: 175 years of Montana History'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... was ratified in 1920 guaranteeing women the right to vote that Montana voters approved it by 70% and Ravalli County had the highest approval rating in the state? There was a lot to learn in many more of the information packed lectures about ...

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  9. Not all change badRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    I recently saw a high school classmate from California advocating to vote against I-177 at the trapper's booth during the Ravalli County Fair.

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  10. Re: floodplainRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... FEMA to be above the Base Flood Elevation, and is therefore outside of the floodplain and not subject to the Ravalli County Floodplain Regulations. No point of the drainfield for the system will be allowed to be within 100 feet of the regulated ...

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  11. We should follow county's leadRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    Recent remarks by Margaret Gorski miss the mark in assessing Ravalli County.The current civic leaders and legislators of Ravalli County have a track record of leadership and accomplishments that Ms.

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  12. Libertarian power struggle emerges after death of candidateRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Gazette

    Montana Secretary of State Linda McCulloch on Thursday accepted a replacement for U.S. House candidate Mike Fellows, who died in a car crash earlier this week, after a Libertarian Party internal dispute briefly threatened to delay county election officials from printing new ballots. Rick Breckenridge of Proctor filed his paperwork with McCulloch's office on Thursday morning after the Ravalli County Libertarian Central Committee chose him to replace Mike Fellows in the U.S. House race.

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  13. The Latest: New Libertarian candidate certified for ballotRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | KFBB

    Montana Secretary of State Linda McCulloch has accepted the filing of the Libertarian Party's replacement candidate for the U.S. House race. The Ravalli County Libertarian Central Committee forwarded Breckenridge's name to replace Mike Fellows in the House race against Republican U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke and Democrat Denise Juneau.

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  14. Ballot reprinting delayed while Libertarians sort disputeRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | Washington Times

    An internal dispute over who speaks for Montana's Libertarian Party after the death of its chairman and U.S. House candidate is delaying the state from certifying a replacement candidate and county election officials from printing new ballots. Rick Breckenridge of Proctor filed his paperwork with Secretary of State Linda McCulloch's office on Thursday after the Ravalli County Libertarian Central Committee chose him to replace Mike Fellows in the U.S. House race.

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  15. Bear Mountain Playground gets finishing touchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... job placement upon graduation from the program, according to Brown. This crew just finished up a job at the Ravalli County Fairgrounds in Hamilton. "The boys like to see their work around the valley," said Brown. "They feel really good as ...

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  16. Montana Supreme Court rules against water well 'loophole'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    The Montana Supreme Court has ruled against what conservationists call a loophole that allowed residential subdivision developers to draw a large amount of water from a limited source by drilling numerous small wells without a permit.

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  17. Land swap proposed for Stevensville river accessRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... giving up. Social and economic values were not considered in the actual appraisal. Dale Burk, with the Ravalli County Fish and Wildlife Association, said his organization backed the deal. He said it is one of the most important fishing access ...

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  18. Groundbreaking held for next Habitat homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    Breaking ground at the latest building site for Habitat for Humanity Ravalli County are prospective homeowner Jennifer Larson with her daughters Aksel and Emma Mitchell.

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  19. Self-Sufficient Community Lands Act misunderstoodRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... in their communities. Their collective ideas became the Self-Sufficient Community Lands Act. (Remember the Ravalli County Resource Recovery Committee?) From the beginning, this bill has involved local elected officials and community leaders ...

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  20. Unbalanced airport fund delays adoption of Stevi budgetRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    ... up enough to cover expenses. Holcomb suggested that some grants might be available with the help of the Ravalli County Economic Development Authority. Holcomb said that she was against adoption of an unbalanced budget, but that there may be a ...

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