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Articles with the Tag: U.S. Highway 93

Highway expansion project addressed Highway expansion project addressed

RONAN – Construction on a one-mile section of U.S. Highway 93, going north of Ronan, starting at Round Butte Road, is set to begin in 2018 to accommodate growing traffic. “There will be two lanes of travel in each direction and much of it has a turn lane in the center,” said Kathy Harris...

Changes in store for 2018

News from the Montana Department of Transportation RONAN — The Montana Department of Transportation is conducting a public information meeting to discuss the proposed reconstruction of U.S. Highway 93 north of Ronan in Lake County. An open house and informational presentation will be held Tuesd...

Wreck closes highway

RONAN — A twotruck wreck closed the southbound lanes of Highway 93 north of Ronan around 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2. According to Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Thomas Manz, it appears that a female driving a red Ford Explorer attempted to swerve past a blue pickup truck where the highway converges f...

Highway 93 wreck injures 3

NINEPIPES — A three-vehicle wreck south of Ronan just before 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28 resulted in serious injuries to a 24-year-old Missoula man, who was driving a late-model Toyota Corolla. Another man driving a Nissan Xterra was trying to turn left onto Eagle Pass Trail when the Corolla rear-end...

Scout creates path markers for Eagle project

POLSON — At age 13, Michael Smith of Troop 1945 has earned the rank of Eagle Scout. Smith’s Eagle Scout Project was to work alongside the Montana Department of Transportation to install mile markers along the Highway 93 Pedestrian Path from Polson to Ronan. He felt this project would benefit t...

Relay for Recovery set for September 24

News from the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Health ST. IGNATIUS — Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Health will host a community Relay for Recovery on Saturday, Sept. 24. The relay will begin in two places, with a group starting one mile north, and another group starting one mil...

Housing mystery solved Housing mystery solved

PABLO — Many people reported seeing unidentified structures at 57070 U.S. Highway 93 on Frontage Road about a mile north of the Salish Kootenai College. When 15 modular units — brown in color and rectangular in size — were put in on 7 acres, people wanted to know how they would be used. ...

Celebrate at Fort Connah

The Fort Connah Restoration Society will celebrate Angus McDonald Days in honor of his 200th birthday during the Fall Open House Rendezvous Saturday, Sept. 10, through Wednesday, Sept. 14. This five-day, free event, open to the public, is a great opportunity to see the 1846 historic Hudson’s Bay Fort C...

Summer concert raises money for victims of bullying Summer concert raises money for victims of bullying

Notorious biker groups like Hell’s Angels, Mongols, Outlaws and Pagans cast a shadow on society’s view of motorcyclists, but Bikers Against Bullies is combating that stigma by bringing people together. Community members and summer visitors gathered for a night of dancing, fireworks and raising...

Ninepipe wildlife viewing stations a go

NINEPIPE — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, Region One, has completed an environmental assessment for a proposal for the Ninepipe Wildlife Management Area located just south of Ronan on Highway 93 in Lake County, to create two elevated wildlife viewing stations, as well as improve the parking at an ad...

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