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Updated 3 days, 9 hours ago

Body discovered at state park near Big Arm

A person walking a dog Wednesday afternoon discovered the body of a deceased female.

Updated 4 days, 2 hours ago
The People’s Center moving forward with fresh start

“It will be a new beginning, starting over, picking up the pieces.”

Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago
Salomon sees opportunities with new Legislature

With large Republican majorities in both chambers and a governor of the same party, there are likely to be fewer vetoes than under the past two Democratic go...

Updated 4 days, 14 hours ago
Former Board of Control assistant sentenced to prison for embezzlement

A former Flathead Joint Board of Control employee accused of embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars over a span of three years has been sentenced to federal prison.

Updated 4 days, 20 hours ago
Local briefs: Flathead Indian Reservation outdoor burning period closes soon

ALso: Dixon Senior Center opens doors again; Polson KOA honored at international convention; State grants available for businesses ready to rehire

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Honor Rolls: Arlee High School Honor and Junior High School

First Quarter, fall 2020

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Honor Rolls: St. Ignatius High School and Middle School

First quarter, fall 2020

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Honor Rolls: Polson High School and Middle School

First quarter, fall 2020

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
COVID update: 2 more deaths, major quarantine at Polson schools

Lake County reported 58 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and two virus-related deaths during the week of Nov. 17-24.

Updated 5 days, 21 hours ago
Ronan affordable housing project receives funding boost

Meadowlark Vista has received $340,000 in federal funding through a state program.

Updated 5 days, 21 hours ago
Christmas tree permits for national forests available online

Montanans looking to chop down their own Christmas tree on national forest land can now obtain a permit online for free.

Updated 5 days, 22 hours ago
Ronan man graduates MHP trooper training

Former Lake County Sheriff’s Office deputy Steve Larson was among four student officers who graduated the Montana Highway Patrol trooper program on Nov. 19.

Updated 6 days, 7 hours ago
Chronic wasting disease detected at Flathead game farm

The Montana Department of Livestock on Nov. 19 received notification that a single game farm animal in Flathead County was confirmed positive for chronic wasting disease.

Updated 6 days, 7 hours ago
Additional $200 weekly payment available for those unemployed due to virus

Montana joins only a handful of states to use CRF funding to create a new program to supplement unemployment benefits.

Updated 1 week ago
Photo: Starting to look a lot like Christmas

Polson's Christmas wreaths are going up.