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Bitterroot Valley High Schools Graduation Ceremonies Arrive

The local high schools are in the midst of graduation activities, and most of the ceremonial proceedings are the first weekend of June.

Darby High School, however, has already sent their seniors into the wide world with their graduation last Sunday afternoon

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Bitterroot forest trail
A trail south of Hamilton. (Fullerton Photo)

Bitterroot Groups Will Hit the Trails on National Trails Day

Four Ravalli County groups will do some needed trail maintenance Saturday as part of National Trails Day June 1.

Tod McKay of the Bitterroot National Forest said the groups are the Bitterroot Backcountry Cyclists, the Ravalli County Off Road Users Association, the Selway-Pintlar Wilderness Backcountry Horsemen and the Bitter Root Back Country Horsemen

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Department of the Interior
Photo courtesy of NCinDC/Flickr

Sacred Tree in Ravalli County Becomes Center of Dispute Between Federal and Local Land Management

A sacred tree in Ravalli county has become the center of a land dispute between the Salish-Kootenai Tribe, The Department of the Interior, and Ravalli County Commissioners.

The tree, known as the medicine tree, is located near highway 93

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summer camp
If we had a summer camp on orienteering, we'd name it Camp Hecowee. (KLYQ Image)

Summer Camps in the Bitterroot – Here’s a List!

"I'm bored, mom!"

The dreaded call of the summering child. It can be avoided with a summer camp, and there are a few of them to choose from in the Bitterroot Valley of Montana.

For instance, the "Above the Influence Summer Camp," offered by the Western Montana Addiction Services and Tobacco Free Ravalli, will be July 22-24

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Ravalli County Museum (KLYQ File Photo)

The Wax Museum Will be Part of the Ravalli County Museum Thursday

It's a museum inside a museum.

The Grantsdale kids do an annual "wax museum," where the students dress up as personalities from history and stand very still until an onlooker presses a button. They come to life and do a bit of acting as the character

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hamilton high school
Hamilton High School (KLYQ File Photo)

A Busy Week is Underway at Hamilton High School

It's the final week for senior at Hamilton High School, with graduation Sunday. But the whole school is buzzing with activity on this last week of May.

Already, the Hamilton High "Pop" Concert and many of the final exams for seniors have happened

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Night at the Veterans Memorial in Hamilton. (Fullerton Photo)

Hamilton’s Veterans Memorial Officially Dedicated

It was quiet Monday evening, May 27th, after the Veterans Memorial was dedicated in Hamilton.

The 3 p.m. ceremony was attended by a large crowd, many of whom helped create the unique monument or had added names to the large panels

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A Jeep, WWII vets, and a welcoming crowd. (KLYQ File Photo)

The Corvallis Memorial Day Parade is ‘Small Town Montana’ Magnified!

Monday, at 10 a.m., the cannon will "Boom," skydivers will come out of the Bitterroot sky (weather permitting), and the 93rd Annual Corvallis Memorial Day Parade will start.

Each year, hundreds of people line the street and cheer on the veterans, the organizations, the business floats

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mountain sheep
Mountain sheep along the road up East Fork. (KLYQ File Photo)

Camping Fever? Only One Cure – Bitterroot National Forest – Part Three

If you follow the Bitterroot River south, it splits into the East Fork and the West Fork - two totally different experiences, but still basic Montana forest. It's a little colder there on Memorial Day, but take a heavy coat and enjoy the campfires at the Bitterroot National Forest firepits

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A typical Bitterroot campground. (KLYQ Photo)

So You Want to go Camping – Bitterroot National Forest is Ready – Part Two

You are chompin' at the bit to get out camping, but you're not ready to tramp on a backcountry trail into the wilderness.

The Stevensville Ranger District of the Bitterroot National Forest has some options:

  • Bass Creek Recreation Area (turn off US 93 at top of Bass Creek Hill) A large logging project will start next month, but right now the area is open. Ch
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