Monday, October 02, 2023


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Valazquez gets prison time for domestic violence

A Billings man, formerly from Polson, was sentenced in Polson District Court Sept. 21 to a total of 10 years in ...

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Lemler admits to strangling former partner

A Missoula man has admitted to strangling the mother of his children. Brent Michael Lemler, 34, entered a plea of guilty to felony strangulation of a partner or family member in Polson District Court Sept. 28.

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Joseph pleads guilty to drug possession

An Elmo man admitted to possessing methamphetamine after being involved in an undercover sting operation.

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Arlee woman charged with criminal mischief, assaulting child

An Arlee woman is accused of breaking numerous windows and injuring a child during a domestic disturbance. Kya Rae Dede Rose Arthur, 28, entered a plea of no...

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Caye returns to custody after allegedly brandishing gun

A Polson man, who was sentenced in District Court May 25 to 10 years with the Montana State Prison on an assault with a weapon charge, with all but 13 days s...

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Ex-boyfriend of missing woman sentenced on firearms crimes

A Missoula man with ties to the Flathead Reservation was convicted by a federal judge of multiple firearms crimes and sentenced Sept. 21 to 21 months in prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release...

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Retired local rancher initiates Land Stewardship Award

The Society for Range Management (SRM) recently established the Chuck Jarecki Rancher Land Stewardship Award, thanks to a generous donation by its namesake, ...

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Cyclists pick perfect weather for Pedal to Plate

The Ronan area was awash with bicyclists Saturday morning for the Mission Mountain Area Pedal to Plate. The event was sold out with 150 cyclists participatin...

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AgWest grant finances food trailer for RHS

AgWest Farm Credit recently awarded Ronan High School a $65,000 grant to purchase a new food trailer.

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Fall Wildlife Festival focuses on bears and stewardship

It’s fall, leaves are turning color, apples are ripening, and wildlife are preparing for that “W” word – winter. It’s time for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Fall Wildlife Festival, held Sept. 30 at ...

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Polson sees uptick in road-repair revenues

Better roads appear to be coming down the pike for Polson, based on some budget amendments approved by the Polson City Commission at its regular meeting last...

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Tax rebate deadline extended to Oct. 2

The Department of Revenue is giving taxpayers an additional day to file for property-tax rebates. They now have until midnight Monday, Oct. 2, to file online or by mail.

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Laverne Parrish Field: Championship team honors war hero

Members of the 1974 Ronan Chiefs – who won the Class A State Football Championship – will be on hand for the home football game against Browning on Sept. 29 ...

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Gala to raise funds to build local recovery center

The Hope for the Mission Valley Gala, 5:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Ronan Community Center, aims to raise funds to open a Hope Center Ministries recovery center for women in Ronan.

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AG's office charges Polson officer with child sexual abuse

A recently arrested Polson Police officer was officially charged by the Attorney General’s Office for sexual abuse of children on Friday.