Sunday, April 14, 2024


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Updated 3 days, 16 hours ago

John Mercer applies to fill judicial vacancy

Longtime Polson attorney and former state legislator and Speaker of the House John Mercer has applied to fill the …

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Ronan Council signals intention to buy MREC property

Kim Aipperspach and Mike Bartel, representing Ronan Pioneer Days, returned to Ronan City Council March 27 to continue a discussion of the Mission Range Event Center land.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Marriages & Divorces

The following marriages and divorces were recently recorded at the Lake County Courthouse:

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Registration due April 5 for CSKT Producer Summit

Local farmers and ranchers are invited to attend the CSKT Producer Summit, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 11 at KwaTaqNuk Resort in Polson. The registration deadline is April 5.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Milla Koger honored for fair board service

Milla Koger, a 14-year member of the Lake County Fair Board, retired from the board at the February meeting. She received a heart-shaped plaque for her service…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Rob McDonald joins Energy Keepers as communications director

Energy Keepers Inc. recently hired Robert McDonald as communications director to focus on media relations, public relations, and wider communication efforts.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Civic Duty: Election judges play essential role

Election judge Paula Craft calls herself “an ambassador for elections and election integrity.” She’s worked for the Lake County Election Office since 2016 in t…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
On the Agenda

Local government in action

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Morrison receives suspended five-year sentence for break-in

Bryce L. Morrison, 26, who admitted to breaking into a Polson business during an earlier court appearance, was sentenced in District Court in Polson March 20 t…

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Polson man denies assaulting officer

A Polson man is accused of elbowing a law enforcement officer in the forehead during the man’s arrest. Thatcher Thomas Mullan, 21, entered a plea of not-guilty…

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Washington man admits to killing eagles on reservation

A Washington man admitted last Wednesday, March 20, to conspiring to hunt and kill bald and golden eagles on the Flathead Indian Reservation and then selling t…

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Trafford Cox places third in regional Elks Hoop Shoot

Got grit? Young Trafford Cox of Polson does. He participated in a national Elks tradition that’s more than 50 years old: The Elks Hoop Shoot. Sponsored by the …

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Ronan woman pleads not guilty to weapon assault

A Ronan woman is accused of firing two rounds from a firearm during a domestic dispute. Lucy Laryn Smith-Cluff, 26, entered a plea of not guilty in Polson Dist…

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Cherry growers host annual meeting April 13

The 86th annual cherry growers’ meeting presented by the Flathead Lake Cherry Growers Association will be held Saturday, April 13, at the Yellow Bay Community …

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Choral Society offers Spring Concerts April 20-21

Mission Valley Choral Society’s Spring Concert Weekend begins with a concert at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at the St. Ignatius Mission and ends with a concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 21, in Polson at the Immaculate…

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Polson Seniors: Thanks for nutrition support

Thank you to Country Pasta, Montana Marbled Meats and Super One Foods for their continuing support of our nutrition program.