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 By Roger Dey    News    July 17, 2019 

Rally in the Valley Rumbles into Lincoln

After a one-year hiatus, the Lincoln Bike Rally returned to town, bringing the thunder with it. Under the direction and organization of the Tenacious...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    July 17, 2019 

Lincoln-based USFS fire crew fights major Alaska fire

Ten firefighters based at the Lincoln Ranger District deployed to Alaska last week to help combat a major wildfire on the Kenai Peninsula. The Helena...

 
 By Amanda Eggert    News    July 17, 2019 

Living with Fire

NOTE: In this three-part series, Montana Free Press examines how federal land management agencies have approached wildfire in the past and highlights...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    July 17, 2019 

Crash course: Local firefighters conduct extrication training

The ability to remove an injured person from a wrecked car as quickly and safely as possible is a critical skill for firefighters who serve in towns...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    July 10, 2019

67th Annual Lincoln Rodeo Rides On

This year's Lincoln Rodeo faced its share of challenges. Their longtime stock contractor, Pistol Creek Rodeo*, moved on from supplying stock for the...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    July 10, 2019

Small brush fire knocked down quickly, but a reminder of coming fire season

A small brush fire near Stemple Pass Road Thursday singed grasses and sagebrush along Poorman Creek but didn't cause any major damage. Mona...

 
 By News Release    News    July 10, 2019

Donations to wolf mitigation account being accepted

Beginning July 1, donations to the voluntary wolf mitigation account will be accepted through Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. Those interested...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    July 10, 2019

Lighting up the night sky for the 4th of July

The Annual July 4th Lincoln Valley Chamber of Commerce fireworks show lit up the sky over Lincoln for more than 10-minutes on Independence Day. This...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    July 3, 2019

Lincoln School loses POUNCE after school, summer program funding

Lincoln School's POUNCE Program, which for ten years has offered after school programs throughout the school year and educational, cultural and...

 

Wheels up

A Cessna 182 flipped over during an attempted landing at Lincoln Airport Sunday June 30. According to Lincoln Fire Chief Zach Muse, a wind gust...

 
 By Robert Rivera    News    July 3, 2019

Deputy's Log JUNE 23 -29

Lewis and Clark County 911 Center received thirty-six Calls for Service in the Lincoln area during the week of June 23, - June 29th, 2019. Eleven of...

 
 By News Release    News    July 3, 2019

Fireworks prohibited on USFS lands

HELENA-As the Fourth of July holiday approaches, the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest reminds visitors that fireworks are prohibited on all...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    June 26, 2019

Lawsuit filed against Willow Creek Vegetation Project

The Alliance for Wild Rockies and the Native Ecosystems Council filed suit last week in federal district court to halt implementation of the Willow...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    June 26, 2019

Weekly Concert Series, events on tap BPSW in July, August

Music is back on the slate this year at Blackfoot Pathways: Sculpture in the Wild with series of free weekly concerts in the Delaney Mill TeePee...

 
 By News Release    News    June 26, 2019

Drive Sober to Save Lives

Helena – Impaired driving is deadly driving. Law enforcement is increasing patrols on the road in Helena and Lewis and Clark County, along with the...

 
 By News Release    News    June 26, 2019

MDT Aviation Career Exploration Academy

Helena, Montana– The Montana Department of Transportation 2019 Aviation Career Exploration Academy will be conducted in Helena on June 25th and 26th.  Sponsored by the Aeronautics Division, the...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    June 19, 2019

Cause of local man's death released

Two and a half months after local fisherman James Savstrom, 70, was found dead on the Blackfoot River west of Lincoln, the state crime has lab...

 

2019 Mel Ruder Photograph of the Year

Bareback bronc rider Cooper Clemons draws shocked looks from the audience at the 2018 Helmville Labor Day Rodeo when the horse he's on loses its...

 

Blackfoot Valley Dispatch photo earns Photograph of the Year award

A Blackfoot Valley Dispatch photograph of a falling bronc and rider – and the crowd's shocked reaction - earned recognition as the 2019 Mel Ruder...

 
 By News Release    News    June 19, 2019

100 Deadliest days of summer

Buckling your seat belt should be automatic. It should be the first thing done when you get in the car. Seat belt use should be as ingrained as tying...

 
 By News Release    News    June 19, 2019

Public health officials issue a rabies reminder

State and local public health officials are reminding Montanans to be aware of the risk for exposure to rabies this summer. Encounters between humans...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    June 12, 2019

PureView votes to end partnership with Lewis and Clark County in 2020

The PureView Health Center board of directors voted June 5 to end its 25-year partnership with Lewis and Clark County and strike out on its own as an...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    June 12, 2019

DEQ provides update on UBMC cleanup plans

With cleanup work at the Upper Blackfoot Mining Complex set to resume next week, representatives of the Montana Department of Environmental Quality,...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    June 12, 2019

Heritage Tourism Council recognizes 'Montana Memory, Re-imagining Delaney Sawmill Teepee Burner" with historic preservation award

The Lewis and Clark County Heritage Tourism Council honored Kevin O'Dwyer and Blackfoot Pathways: Sculpture in the Wild this week with a 2019 Historic...

 
 By Roger Dey    News    June 5, 2019

Lincoln Valley Public Lands Proposal detailed at first public meeting

Members of the Upper Blackfoot Working Group unveiled their final draft of the Lincoln Valley Public Lands Proposal at a meeting in Lincoln last...

 

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