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Proposed copper mines in the Cabinet Mountain Wilderness area. Why would anyone harm the best we have in our northwest corner?

A beautiful high mountain paradise, full of wildlife, birds, flowers, trails that leave a big WOW of pristine streams of water and waterfalls.

Water is a life-giving gift. The Clark Fork River being downhill from the proposed ones has had enough mining damage. from the Butte an Anaconda mines dumping their worst toxic waste into the river for 135 years, plus the dams. The Clark Fork deserves protection. Please help prevent these mines. Write or call our senators, OR?

— Lon LaBelle, Thompson Falls

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Hugh Butler

December 05, 2018 at 2:00 pm | Lake County Leader Hugh Randolph Butler, 93, went to be with the Lord on Nov. 26, 2018. He was born on a farm near Lingle, Wyo., on Sept. 10, 1925, to Hugh A. and Helen [Randolph] Butler. He was the third of nine broth...

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Historical Society presents gingerbread display awards

December 05, 2018 at 1:53 pm | Lake County Leader Original interpretations of creativity and “sweet” equity were the driving forces shown off at the Sanders County Historical Society’s 21st Annual Gingerbread Contest on Saturday. With the theme...

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‘Christmas in the Old West’ theme of T-Falls celebration

December 05, 2018 at 1:52 pm | Lake County Leader ...

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Flockerzi facing five felonies in Trout Creek incident

December 05, 2018 at 1:52 pm | Lake County Leader A Trout Creek man remains in the Sanders County Jail on $100,000 bond while facing several felony charges in relation to a recent incident where he is accused of arson and firing a gun. According ...

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