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SKC student earns PEO scholarship

Salish Kootenai College student Katelyn Barcus was selected for the 2020-21 Jane Hammer Holmgren Scholarship. Sh...

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High schools forge ahead with unique graduations

The Class of 2020 is finishing a senior year like no other class has known. In the middle of their final semester, a time when the challenges of scholarship ...

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Polson fitness center to reopen

Two weeks ago an announcement from Governor Steve Bullock stated an alteration to Montana’s phase one of reopening plan to begin allowing gyms to open under strict guidelines.

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Tribe closes hunting for cow, calf moose

Declining moose populations in Western Montana have led the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribe to close hunting of antlerless animals on the Flathead Indian Reservation.

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Polson man arrested for forgery

A Polson man is facing charges from a 2019 incident after he was recently arrested in Flathead County.

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Library continues reopening process

It has been so nice to hear how important the library is to our community and we are so grateful to be able to offer you curbside pickup and home delivery. We have opened our book drop if you would like to return...

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Runoff creates dangerous river conditions

Spring snowmelt has created high water in streams and rivers in Northwest Montana and forecasters say rain this week

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Polson’s First Citizens Bank branch sold

Unity Bank, a community bank with 15 locations across Minnesota and Wisconsin, has purchased First Citizens Bank in Polson. First Citizens Bank opened as Unity Bank on May 18.

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Western Native Voices establishes COVID-19 relief fund

The Western Native Voices COVID-19 Relief Fund has been established in a partnerships between Western Native Voice and We Are Montana to help respond to the urgent requests from Native leaders for resources to su...

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Museum takes part in Military Appreciation Month

The Miracle of America Museum in Polson is recognizing Military Appreciation Month in May.

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Polson gets funding for SWAT gear

Polson Police Department has been awarded a $72,000 federal grant to purchase quick-response protective equipment.

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Missoula man dies in Lake County crash

A 47-year-old Missoula man is dead after crashing the pickup truck he was driving early Friday near Pablo.

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Ronan senior uses grandmothers’ legacy to lead through kindness

Brooklyn Kenelty is driven, focused and competitive by nature; but she is equally goofy and fun-loving.

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Arlee senior finds science and math a worthy challenge

Denny Nelson-Sween will be giving the Salutatorian speech at Arlee High School’s graduation ceremony this Sunday, May 24. He expects to be finishing his seni...

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Polson adopts smoking ban for city parks

Polson has formally adopted a no smoking policy for its city parks.