Sunday, December 04, 2022


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Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago

Telling our community’s stories

Full circle: that’s how it feels to be sitting at the editor’s desk of the Lake County Leader again.

Updated 3 days, 8 hours ago
Humming a more generous tune

“Thanksgiving is the only holiday we have left in this county that’s only about giving thanks for the things you have."

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Lakeshore regs worth reviewing

The Lake County Commissioners held a public hearing last week to consider adopting the newly revised Lakeshore Protection Regulations (LPR’s).

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Polson library needs extra boost

A library is one of those resources essential to a thriving community.

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
You are the person to stand up and be counted

I hope you took the time to vote. Why? Because it’s all about you and your family, our freedom and your children’s future.

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Kettle, stop calling the pot black

Kettle, stop calling the pot black and make soup instead. Hold a bipartisan Thanks to this place we love and our neighbors and friends.

Updated 1 month ago
Zinke doesn't reflect Seal ethos

Ryan Zinke was a Navy Seal, but his actions do not reflect the standard of the Navy Seal Ethos.

Updated 1 month ago
How wacky can you get?

Many thanks to Rich Harris for his op/ed letter on Joe Read. How wacky can you get?

Updated 1 month ago
A leader who doesn’t need a lawyer

Many of the condemnations of Monica Tranel are actually positives in our book.

Updated 1 month ago
Lessons learned from voting

I’ve voted in every election for the past 50 years, and here’s what I’ve learned:

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Democrats raiding your pocketbook

Ah, dear readers, what if I asked you to donate one year's monthly income to the Democratic Party, say Monica Tranel? Other than the mega rich, few of you would do so.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Voters: Beware magical thinking

Republican ads routinely claim that inflation is Democrats’ fault: vote Republican and inflation will disappear. Inflation is a serious problem for us all, so let’s take a closer look.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Write in Paul Guenzler for county commissioner

It’s important that you take the time to write Paul Guenzler’s name down on a piece of paper. He decided at the last minute to file for Lake County Commissioner and his name will not be on the ballot.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Character counts in HD 93 race

Shirley Azzopardi and Joe Read are both running for House District 93. Both have mailed campaign flyers.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Azzopardi cares what’s on voters’ minds

There could not be a bigger difference between the Democrat and Republican candidates running for Montana House District 93.