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Updated 3 days, 16 hours ago

Kindness a core value for Mission Valley grad

Kinsey Brookman is a recent recipient of the Today’s Achievers, Tomorrow’s Leaders award sponsored by Kalispell ...

Updated 3 days, 16 hours ago
CSKT COVID-19 Youth Campaign’s second release features musician Foreshadow

Tribal musician Shadow Devereaux, known as Foreshadow, released a new song on Friday entitled “Protect Your People” as part of the Confederated Salish and Ko...

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Lake County ‘Tar wars’ program announces winners

“Tar Wars” is a national tobacco-free education program from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) designed for fourth through sixth-grade student...

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St. Ignatius man pleads guilty to assaulting girlfriend

A St. Ignatius man accused of the brutal assault of his girlfriend earlier this year pleaded guilty to the offense recently in Lake County District Court.

Updated 3 days, 16 hours ago
South Shore Greenhouse ‘going out with a bang’

One last season, and it is a beauty.

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Senate committee reviews water compact

The Montana Water Rights Protection Act received a favorable review from Interior officials last week as the Senate Indian Affairs Committee took a first look at the proposed legislation.

Updated 3 days, 16 hours ago
Arlee woman accused of killing her uncle with baseball bat

A woman is lodged in the Missoula County Detention Center after authorities said she murdered her uncle with an aluminum baseball bat.

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Polson High hires Fors as new principal

With a vacancy to fill in Polson High School’s administration, before the school year concluded the district hired Pirate alumni Andrew Fors to take over as ...

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Shepard, Fitzpatrick qualify for high school rodeo nationals

The wind blew in Baker and a pole wobbled on the course as Morgan Shepard and her loyal horse Chilly prepared for their final race of the 2020 Montana High S...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
Polson man pleads not guilty in child endangerment

A Polson man is lodged in the Lake County Jail on child criminal endangerment charges after a police chase.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Murder trial of Ronan man remains in Lake County

The murder trial of a Colorado man accused in the beating death of another man at an RV park in Ronan last summer will remain in Lake County.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Glacier Lake School graduates four seniors

Glacier Lake School in St. Ignatius celebrated the graduation of Conner Ferril, Kemberly Gibson, Gabe Moxness Myard and Jayden Smith in a commencement ceremony June 14.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Grant seeks to close literacy gaps

Polson and Ronan school districts are recipients of grant funding to advance student literacy skills, with a focus on disadvantaged children as part of the Montana Comprehensive Literacy State Development Project.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
FVCC Spring 2020 Dean’s List

Flathead Valley Community College officials have announced the names of students who made the Dean’s List for the spring 2020 semester. The following students are listed in alphabetical order by their home commun...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Lake County unemployment rate at 8%

Lake County’s jobless rate has worsened slightly over the past month, rising from 7% unemployment in April to 8% in May as the lifting of some COVID-19 restrictions enabled businesses to begin to reopen.