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Updated 3 days ago

Prosecutors say phone records link Wood to homicide

State investigators probing the 2018 shooting death of Matt LaFriniere allege cellphone records link ex-girlfrie...

Updated 6 days, 13 hours ago
Bills on Missing and Murdered Indigenous People face uncertain future

In Montana, where Native Americans make up 6.6% of the population, they comprise 26% of all missing person cases.

Updated 6 days, 14 hours ago
Tribal Health temporary closes Ronan clinic

Tribal Health is redirecting some staff by temporarily closing the Ronan Health Center.

Updated 6 days, 15 hours ago
UM Western announces fall honors lists

The following students from the Lake County area made the University of Montana Western fall semester 2020 Dean’s List or the President’s 4.0 List.

Updated 1 week ago
Briefs: Dixon man dies after being struck by vehicle

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office has released the identity of a pedestrian who died after being struck by a vehicle on Jan. 6.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Return of the resort tax

The city’s general fund simply can’t cover the costs of rebuilding the city’s streets.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Polson woman's deliberate homicide trial begins

Nearly two years after her arrest, testimony in the trial of a Polson woman accused of murdering her ex-boyfriend in Thompson Falls in 2018 began Tuesday.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Charlo Grocery marks a century of service

A primary glue that keeps any town together is its downtown businesses, and Charlo Grocery has served that role for a century or so.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Domino's Pizza coming to downtown Polson

Jeremy McMillan is building a new Domino’s Pizza on Main Street in downtown Polson literally from the ground up.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
AARP honors popular driving instructor Clara Sipe

Clara Sipe of Polson Senior Center was recently named Montana 2020 Driver Safety Instructor Volunteer of the Year.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Birth Announcements

Lake County birth announcements for Jan. 14, 2020.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports Calendar/Scoreboard, Jan. 14-19

Sports Calendar/Scoreboard, Jan. 14-19

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Public Meetings, Jan. 14-21

Lake County government and school meetings.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Senior Center Calendars

Activities and meals calendars for Polson and Dixon.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Ronan speech and debate sixth in Miles City event

The Ronan High School speech and debate team competed in the Miles City Virtual Tournament on Saturday.

Updated 2 weeks ago
One arrested after report of gunfire in Ronan

Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to a reported disturbance near Fourth Avenue Southeast on Sunday night