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Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Polson hires city manager, sends resort tax to voters

The Polson City Commission on Wednesday night unanimously approved a pair of resolutions with the potential to s...

Updated 1 day, 8 hours ago
Lake County announces two COVID-19 deaths

Six Lake County residents have died of COVID-19 as of Friday.

Updated 4 days, 1 hour ago
Suspect in 2018 Dixon killing charged with deliberate homicide

A suspect in the 2018 death of William “Bill” Conko Camel near Dixon is in custody and facing a deliberate homicide charge.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Authorities investigating suspicious death near Hot Springs

Deputies and EMS personnel were dispatched at 8:40 p.m. Oct. 20 to a business on Camp Aqua Road.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Man dies in fire he is suspected of starting in Pablo

A Pablo man died in an arson fire he is suspected to have started Sunday at the People's Center in Pablo.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Tribal Council to end temporary recreation restrictions starting Tuesday

Restrictions have been in place since late March

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Arson suspected in Ronan wildfires

Tribal investigators suspect arson in two wildfires burning near Ronan.

Updated 3 months ago
New wildfire flares up near Dixon

A new wildfire cropped up early Monday morning west of Dixon on the Flathead Reservation.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Polson directive ‘strongly’ encourages masks as cases spike

In consideration of a recent uptick of COVID-19 cases in Lake County, the city of Polson on Thursday issued a directive “strongly encouraging” the use of masks in public.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Lake County Sheriff investigates Ninepipes shooting

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting incident that occurred early Thursday morning in the Ninepipes area.

Updated 5 months ago
Barron wins 3rd term on commission

Lake County voters on June 2 gave incumbent County Commissioner Bill Barron a third term in office.

Updated 5 months, 4 weeks ago
Voters elect Ronan, Charlo school trustees

Voters in Ronan and Charlo school districts elected school board members on Tuesday.

Updated 7 months, 1 week ago
Lake County records second COVID-19 case

Lake County recorded its second COVID-19 patient Saturday.

Updated 7 months, 2 weeks ago
2 children, 1 man dead in possible murder-suicide in Polson

Two young children and a man were found dead inside a Polson home on Monday in what law officers said was a possible murder-suicide.

Updated 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Lake County resident visiting Maryland tests positive for virus

HELENA (AP) — A Montana resident who is visiting Maryland has tested positive for the new coronavirus, Maryland’s governor said Wednesday.