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RONAN — Mother Nature is still trying to decide what season it is, winter is not wanting to lose its hold.  The foot clinic will be held on Wednesday, April 18, which will also be our Western Day. A prize will be awarded for the best western dress. Crafts will also resume on Wednesday, April 18, after lunch.  Menu for the week: —  Wednesday, April 18: Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, veggies, salad, dessert  —  Friday, April 20: enchiladas, veggies, salad, dessert  —  Monday, April 23: taco bar, all the fixin’s, toppings, salad, dessert   —  Wednesday, April 25: Tator-Tot casserole, bread and...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — You cannot always wait for the perfect time, sometimes you must dare to jump. Women for Wellness will take place on May 24 from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Joe McDonald Fitness Center in Pablo. The food pantry is still looking for volunteers to work Tuesday and Friday from 10 a.m.-2 p...


POLSON — I don’t mean to brag, but I finished my 14-day diet food in 3 hours and 20 minutes. The hearing clinic will be held here on April 24 from 9-11 p.m.     Senior bowling results for April 10 had Larry Alter finishing the season in fine form, sweeping high game, 278, series, ...

Cub Scouts raise money to help food pantry Cub Scouts raise money to help food pantry

RONAN – Eight-year-old Cub Scout Tyler Miller, along with the rest of Ronan Wolf Pack 4956, collected food last Saturday to help the local food pantry provide regular emergency food for people in need. “It’s a great project to help people that depend on the Bread Basket,” said Tyle...

‘Ruff’ competition at Milliron Arena ‘Ruff’ competition at Milliron Arena

Paws were put to the test, as canines of all shapes, sizes, colors and breeds zipped, zig-zagged and zoomed through and over various obstacles this past weekend during the Agility by the Lake Trials.  The North America Dog Agility Council (NADAC) sanctioned event, sponsored by the Missoula-based club...

Ronan Chamber of Commerce honors community, business leaders Ronan Chamber of Commerce honors community, business leaders

RONAN – The Ronan Area Chamber of Commerce held an awards luncheon last Thursday to honor people, businesses, and organizations that have made a difference in the community. The event was held at the Allentown Restaurant at Ninepipes with about 50 chamber members and guests present. “Our va...

Commission approves schedule of fees for Polson parks

POLSON – Starting this summer, the Polson Parks and Recreation Department will collect fees for special use of city parks. Last week the City Commission approved the proposed schedule of fees for the Parks and Recreation Department for the 2018 season. This will be the first year that fees are requi...

Town mourns loss of community champion Cal Lindburg Town mourns loss of community champion Cal Lindburg

RONAN – A beloved community member who volunteered so often he was honored with the title of “Grand Marshal” in several local parades, passed away recently. Community members describe him as someone who helped develop the town of Ronan.  Calvin Lindburg, 91, better known as “C...

Buttercup Run is April 21

ARLEE – The Buttercup Run is on Saturday, April 21 at the Arlee High School with a one-mile fun run, 5K walk/run, 10K walk/run and a half marathon. Race day packet pickup starts at 9 a.m. The event raises funds for scholarships and mini grants to help Arlee school teachers with supplies. Janet McGahan ...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — The difference between the first day of spring and the first “spring day” is sometimes as great as a month. The ukulele group will meet on the first and third Monday evening of each month at 7 p.m. and everyone is welcome.  The card party will be held on the second...


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