Wolf Point Herald

County Commissioners Hear Plea From McCabe/Bainville Residents

The Roosevelt County Commissioners held their first regularly scheduled meeting in a few weeks on Tuesday, Dec. 13. Regular business was handled and the county also heard a plea from the residents of Bainville and McCabe about gravel on the road between the towns.

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Wolf Point School Board Holds Last Regular Meeting Of The Year

On Monday, Dec. 12, the Wolf Point School District board held their regularly scheduled monthly meeting. For the first time in months, it was a business-as-usual meeting, providing respite for the busy board.

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Southside Teacher Charged With Theft

Southside School teacher Tiana Smoker, 40, has been charged with felony theft following a lengthy investigation, reports the Wolf Point Police Department.
The WPPD received a complaint Sept. 15 regarding the theft of several tablet-type laptop computers.
On Monday, Dec. 12, the WPPD submitted a prosecution report to the Fort Peck Tribal Prosecutor’s Office for charges of felony theft against Smoker.
Wolf Point School Superintendent Rob Osborne stated that he was unable to release any information regarding the incident, but unofficial sources have reported that Smoker has been suspended for several weeks.
No further information was available since it is an ongoing investigation.

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Chamber Hears Brief Presentation From USDA

The Wolf Point Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture held their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 6, during which they heard a brief presentation from Martin DeWitt from the United States Department of Agriculture.

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Former Brockton Superintendent Found Dead In Chester In Murder/Suicide

(Editor’s Note: This article is presented courtesy of the Liberty County Times in Chester.)
Francis LaBounty, 47, and his wife, Tanya LaBounty, 42, of Chester, were found deceased in a residence in Chester on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 11:29 a.m. Both had suffered gunshot wounds to the head. A .357 revolver was recovered at the scene.

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