Wednesday, September 27, 2023

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Updated 6 days ago

Here Comes the Sun: Mission Valley Live series kicks off Sept. 27

Mission Valley Live introduces a new season of live music with Here Comes the Sun – Beatles Tribute – 7 p.m. Sep...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Polson Animal Care moves to spacious new building

Lowell Tyler’s dream for 25 years has been to build his own clinic in a small mountain town, and now, he’s succeeded.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Bison Range Gathering to be closed to public

This year marks the first Gathering (formally known as Roundup) at the Bison Range under CSKT Management. “To reduce stress for both our animals and our staff, we have decided not to open the Gathering to the pub...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Meeting to explore management change at golf course

The Polson Golf Board is meeting with Polson City Commissioners at noon Thursday, Sept. 14, at City Hall to explore a possible reconfiguration in how Polson Bay Golf Course is managed.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Polson Commission adopts mill levy, approves TIF grants

District Court Judge Kim Christopher made a trip to Polson City Hall last Wednesday to swear in the city’s new police chief, George Simpson.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Ronan schools respond to shooting threat

A Ronan High School student who allegedly threatened to “shoot up” the high school last Wednesday has been identified and banned from school property, pendin...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Polson firefighters remember 9/11

On Monday, the 22nd anniversary of 9/11, Polson firefighters, police officers and first responders took turns from dawn until dusk, standing vigil for those ...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Police suspect foul play in Polson death

The Polson Police Department is investigating the recent death of Philista St. John, whose body was found in a residence “under suspicious circumstances.”

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
On the agenda

Upcoming meetings of local governmental bodies open to the public.

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20th Judicial District Court News

Junior Gardipe, 35, of Big Arm, was found not guilty of two counts of felony assault with a weapon and robbery in a jury trial in District Court, but faces charges of one count of felony tampering with witnesses ...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Good Samaritans aid accident victims

St. Ignatius Chief of Police Jason Acheson credits two Good Samaritans with helping accident victims after a Saturday collision on Hwy. 93 in front of Allard...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Nate Lundeen: School Resource Officer of the Year

Soft-spoken Lake County deputy Nate Lundeen, who was recently named School Resource Officer of the Year, clearly feels both a sense of responsibility and aff...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Tribes loosen fire restrictions

In light of recent rain and cooler temperatures, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes have cancelled the recent closure of the Flathead River at Perma Bridge and also rescinded Stage 1 fire restrictions, e...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
SAFE Harbor seeks Community Hero nominations

In recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, SAFE Harbor is seeking nominations from the community for Community Heroes – those who have stepped forward to help break the cycle of viol...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
SAFE Harbor welcomes donations for annual auction

SAFE Harbor is seeking donations of art, goods and services for its annual Art Auction and Celebration, slated for Oct. 14 at the Ronan Community Center.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Mission Reservoir closed to fishing

The CSKT Natural Resources Department Water Monitoring and Measurement Program recently observed that water levels at Mission Reservoir had dropped to a point that raised safety concerns for the local fish popula...