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 By Roger Dey    News    February 25, 2021

Woman injured in snowmobile accident

The Lincoln Volunteer Ambulance and Lincoln Fire Rescue responded to a snowmobile accident about a mile east of the Ponderosa Snow Warriors clubhouse...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    February 25, 2021

Lincoln Volunteer Fire Rescue debuts pair of new response vehicles

Two new emergency response vehicles have been turning heads in Lincoln in the last week. Taking advantage of a grant program using CARES Act funding...

 

In Week 7 of the Montana Legislature: Privacy Protections, Voting Restrictions, Bison Bills and Pandemic Preparedness

Montana Constitutional Amendment would Establish Protections for Electronic Messages The Montana Legislature is considering a bill proponents say...

 
 By News Release    News    February 25, 2021

Laptop checkout available at the Library

Helena -Lewis & Clark Library is proud to add laptop/mobile hotspot kits to our Library of Things checkout collection. Beginning this week, the...

 
 By News Release    News    February 25, 2021

Local Vaccination Team to Open Vaccination toAll Tiers of Phase 1b Beginning Next Week, Appointments Required

Helena – First dose Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations for individuals in all tiers of Phase 1b will begin with two clinics next week. Those in Phase 1b...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    February 18, 2021

Stonewall Road easement issue resolved

A public access easement agreement approved by the Lewis and Clark County Commission during the Feb. 5 Lincoln Government Day brought an end to...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    February 18, 2021

County mask mandate remains as LCPH loosens some COVID restrictions, moves to new vaccine distribution tier

Governor Greg Gianforte last week announced his order allowing the statewide mask mandate that has been in place since July 15 to expire, but a mask o... Full story

 
 By News Release    News    February 18, 2021

Forest Service extends comment period for the North Fork Blackfoot River Native Fish Restoration Project

SEELEY LAKE – In response to public feedback, the Lolo National Forest is extending the public comment period for the North Fork Blackfoot River...

 

Skilled Laborers are in Short Supply in Montana. Lawmakers Hope Education Tax Credits Can Help.

Casey Olson has been on a drill rig since 1991. Back then, Olson worked at a mineral exploration company, and though the work was “break-back,...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    February 11, 2021

Great Falls man killed on Highway 200 near Lincoln

A Great Falls man was killed Monday night, Feb. 1 while walking down Highway 200 west of Lincoln. According to the Montana Highway Patrol, the man...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    February 11, 2021

First COVID vaccine clinic comes to Lincoln

Undeterred by a snowstorm, Lincoln senior citizens took advantage of the mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinic that came to Lincoln Friday, Feb. 8 for...

 
 By News Release    News    February 11, 2021

Lewis and Clark Public Health Moves to 10-Day Quarantine Time for COVID-19

Helena – Lewis and Clark Public Health has lowered quarantine times for individuals exposed to COVID-19 to 10 days. This quarantine times will...

 

Public Health Boards Under the Microscope in Montana Legislature

HELENA -- The COVID-19 pandemic brought a flood of new orders and guidelines from local health departments for businesses across Montana, including...

 

Gianforte gives State of the State Address, House advances abortion bills; debate on 'sanctuary' cities gets heated

Gov. Gianforte Promises a "Montana Comeback" in First State of the State Address Gov. Greg Gianforte, the first Republican governor in 16 years in...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    February 4, 2021

County COVID-19 vaccine distribution hinges on supply

With COVID-19 vaccine still in comparatively short supply in Montana, it's unclear when mobile vaccine clinics may be dispatched to Lincoln or other...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    February 4, 2021

Lattin takes new position with Pintler Ranger District

The Lincoln Ranger District is losing another familiar face in February as Natural Resource Specialist Josh Lattin moves on to a similar position...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    January 28, 2021

County proposes pushing planned Lincoln chip seal project to 2022

Lewis and Clark County Public Works told the Upper Blackfoot Valley Community Council they favor pushing back a planned chip sealing project for...

 

Lawmakers hear arguments on transgender healthcare, abortion in controversial week

Anti-Transgender Bills Draw Opponents Lawmakers have advanced two measures aimed at banning transgender women and girls from playing women's sports...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    January 21, 2021

Windstorm rips through region; downs trees, causes power outages in Lincoln

Strong winds that tore through western Montana last week up trees, damaged buildings and led to power outages throughout the Upper Blackfoot. An...

 
 By Kate Radford    News    January 21, 2021

Weed District board still lacks Lincoln representative

The Lincoln position on the Lewis and Clark County Weed District board has been open for well over a year, said County Commissioner Jim McCormick, who serves on the board. A Lincoln representative...

 
 By Kate Radford    News    January 14, 2021

Race to the Sky canceled due to COVID-19 concerns

The Race to the Sky board met on Jan. 10 to make final decisions about the race and whether or not to proceed. "We canceled for this year because of...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    January 14, 2021

Lincoln Firefighters respond to a pair of blazes

Lincoln Fire Rescue responded to two structure fires in the space of three days last week. At about 5:30 a.m. Saturday morning, the Fire Department re...

 

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