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Articles from the February 26, 2020 edition

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 By Roger Dey    News    February 26, 2020

Envision Lincoln unveils community revitalization, in-town trails plans

A Feb. 18 event aimed at re-introducing Envision Lincoln to the community and restarting conversations around downtown revitalization efforts drew a s...

 

Dodge, duck, dip, dive and dodge!

Five teams took part in a dodgeball tournament at the Lincoln school Saturday Feb. 22. The inaugural tournament raised funds for the school's new...

 

Kids can Dream Big with Read It

Every February, Lincoln School librarian Joanie Templeton organizes the Read It program for students up to 6th grade to encourage reading activities throughout the month. Working with teachers to set...

 

Obituary: Dr. Richard Stokes

Dr. Richard Stokes, 98, passed away in Missoula, Mont. Feb. 21, 2020. He was born April 30, 1921 to George and Maude Stokes (sister Priscilla) in Troy, Ohio. Richard, Dick to family and friends, was a... Full story

 
 By Jim Oly    Columns    February 26, 2020

Hey Howdy Hey: Refs

With high school basketball season coming to a close, I just wanted to send out a big Hey Howdy Hey of thanks to all the men and women officials who...

 

Lincoln students finding focus with wobble stools

When Lincoln technology teacher Laura Allen-Bullis wanted to upgrade the seating in her classroom to keep up with student needs, she sought funding fo...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    News    February 26, 2020

LVCC announces new board, plans for new website rollout

The Lincoln Valley Chamber of Commerce held their annual meeting on Thursday, Feb. 13 and it was well-attended by community members. Former LVCC...

 

Snow Warriors Scholarship Fun Run this weekend

The Ponderosa Snow Warriors will be hosting their annual Scholarship Fun Run Saturday, Feb. 29. The run, which has been going on for more than 25...

 
 By News Release    News    February 26, 2020

Be kind and unwind during the free Leap of Kindness celebration

Experience Montana history for free February 28-29 as the Montana Historical Society waives its admission fee during the two-day Leap of Kindness celebration. Be one of the first to experience the...

 

Start planning your entry for the 2020 Independence Day Parade now

The Independence Day Parade theme this year is “The 20’s” The award categories are Best Athletic or Performance, Best Club or Organization, Best Equestrian, Best Auto, Best Business, and Best...

 

Wildlife Class using game cameras to observe local wildlife

The Lincoln School's Wildlife class, taught by Nancy Schwalm, has been using game cameras to capture images of wildlife species inhabiting the...

 

Deputy's Log

Lewis and Clark County 911 Center received nine calls for service during the week of Feb. 16 through Feb. 22, 2020. Deputies performed three traffic...

 

Dear Dietitian

Dear Readers, By now, you probably know someone who has adopted a vegetarian diet. Estimates put vegetarianism at around 5% of the American...

 

One last look

Editor's note: As some of our readers may know, Dick Geary passed away early last week. Dick's recollections of Helmville and the Blackfoot Valley he...

 

Student-driven media class, You Tube channel a growing production

A new student-initiated class at the Lincoln School District this year has started a YouTube channel and creates a school-related news broadcast every...

 

Feb. 17 PTSO Meeting Update

The Lincoln PTSO covered two months of agenda items during the February meeting since the group will be hosting an educational training class in place of their next meeting. Agenda items included the... Full story

 

Lincoln PTSO brings ACES Training Class to Lincoln

The Lincoln PTSO, in conjunction with Zero To Five - an initiative focused on helping children from zero to five years of age - is bringing a free educational training class called “ACEs” to the... Full story

 

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