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Updated 2 days, 17 hours ago

Giving back to a community that ‘saved her life’

St. Ignatius couple makes leap from helping neighbors to launching a nonprofit

Updated 1 week ago
Flathead National Forest seeks input on winter recreation events and guiding services

The activities would take place between Dec. 1 and April 30.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Hesse sentenced to 80 years for Ronan man's beating death

William Lowrey Hesse, 54, of Denver, was convicted of deliberate homicide and tampering with evidence in relation to the death of 63-year-old Gyme Kelley in ...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Remodeled Showboat enters new phase of movie magic

The modern, brand-new seats are cozier, the seating is steeper and there’s a new-theater smell in the air at Showboat Stadium 6 on Main Street in Polson.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Dynamic duo: Homegrown film company brings local horror movie to the big screen

Homegrown film company Second Wind Productions brings local horror movie to the big screen

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
COVID-19 cases surging in Lake County, state

Second Lake County death reported; first cases emerge at county jail

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Nov. 3 election: Key dates and registration information

Early voting begins Friday.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Authorities investigating suspicious death near Hot Springs

Deputies and EMS personnel were dispatched at 8:40 p.m. Oct. 20 to a business on Camp Aqua Road.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
St. Ignatius claims School Board of the Year award

The St. Ignatius School District No. 28 School Board recently was recognized as “2020 School Board of the Year” by School Administrators of Montana.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Polson teen claims national literacy award

Sophomore Colter Wilson is among 15 students across the country to receive a 2020 National 180 Student Award.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Photos: Polson Boys and Girls Club opens new facility

Development of the project began in 2016.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Local briefs: Job Service Polson introduces weekly online recruiting events

“Hot Jobs” also will be featured after the employer presentation. These are jobs that need to be filled immediately.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Week 6 Fall Mack Days Results

The fall weather quickly changed out on the water over the sixth weekend of the 2020 Fall Mack Days fishing event on Flathead Lake.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
5 COVID-19 cases confirmed at Lake County Jail

Four inmates and one staff member have tested positive, sheriff says. Multiple tests pending.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Trial set for man accused of group home assault

A Polson man charged in the severe beating and choking an elderly wheelchair-bound woman at a group home in February is set to go on trial.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Ronan woman involved in Highway 93 crash returned to county jail

Stacy Leana Markus, 51, is lodged in the county jail on $100,000 bond after being charged with negligent vehicular assault.