Sunday, December 04, 2022

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Updated 3 days, 7 hours ago

Turkey Trot revs appetite and gives back

On a brisk, sunny Thanksgiving morning, around 100 people gathered near the intersection of Hwy. 93 and 35 for t...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Polson City Commission considers lakeshore regs

The question of how best to update Polson’s antiquated Lakeshore Protection Regulations was posed to the city commission at Monday’s meeting.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Native American Heritage Day: Polson students study heritage and traditions

Students at Polson Middle School set aside their regular studies Tuesday to learn about the cultural and artistic traditions of Salish and Kootenai people du...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Man in custody for negligent homicide after 17-year-old dies near Mission Dam

David Hammer Jr., 17, of St. Ignatius was found injured and unconscious by family members near Mission Dam in the early morning hours of Nov. 20.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Polson woman pleads not guilty to meth charges

Marcyanna Rose Dimond, 44, of Polson appeared in Missoula Nov. 17 before U.S. Magistrate Judge Kathleen L. DeSoto and pled not guilty on charges of possession with intent to distribute meth.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Harlan Vaska found guilty of 11th DUI

Harlan Gerald Vaska sat before a jury and District Court Judge Robert Whelan Monday after pleading not guilty to an 11th DUI charge dating back to 2021.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
First Quarter Honor Rolls: Arlee & Polson

Arlee and Polson high schools recently released their first quarter honor rolls.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Polson Seniors: Thanksgiving feast served Nov. 18

Congratulations to those elected to office – in your positions please be sensitive to the needs of the senior citizens and others.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Highway 93 updates

Work begins on Ronan-North project, fencing underway near St. Ignatius, and don't crowd the plows.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
St. Ignatius Seniors: Warm meals for winter

The St. Ignatius Center offers warmth, a warm meal and companionship at our noon meals.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Republicans best Dems again in Lake County

Results from last Tuesday’s election in Lake County show another Democratic rout in the few contested races.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Both sides comment on lopsided election

Predictably, representatives for local Republicans and Democrats voiced very different views of the outcomes from last Tuesday’s general election.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
County governments pressured to object to CSKT compact

As the deadline approaches to file objections to water rights claims set out in the Flathead Water Compact, some local officials are considering the effects ...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Polson Invitational: A different brand of athleticism

With their season just getting underway, five Polson students and one Ronan student took a brief time out from the Polson Invitational Speech and Debate Tour...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Arlee voters approve bonds for building project

Arlee School District voters approved two bond issues in last Tuesday’s election, clearing the way for the district to build a new 20,000-square foot structure to house grades 3-6.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Hearing on lakeshore regulations draws crowd

A surprisingly crowded council chamber awaited Lake County Commissioners last Thursday for a hearing on a resolution to amend the Lakeshore Protection Regula...