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Ronan discusses possibility of subdivision Ronan discusses possibility of subdivision

RONAN — On Nov. 9 the Ronan City Council listened to information about a possible subdivision coming to town.  Local surveyor Marc Carstens brought in the information, emphasizing that this was simply the introduction of a concept with nothing yet firmly concrete. This initial presentation was more to gauge interest and gather and share ideas, he stated.  A combination of two properties – one city, one county – that two developers expressed interest in at the same time, Carstens combined the concept into an example map of one large subdivision on city and county land proposing 240 lots of 7,000 square feet each. Presented as a potential augmentation of the ...


Donate to ‘Coats for Kids’ Donate to ‘Coats for Kids’

News from Polson Chamber of Commerce POLSON — All Valley Bank locations and the Polson Elks Club are accepting new or clean and gently used coats for kids through February. Cash and gift donations are also accepted. These will be used to purchase coats. Coats may picked up at Valley Banks, Monday-...

Polson seniors for Nov. 16, 2022

POLSON — The Polson Senior Center will be closed on Nov. 24 and 25. Have a great Thanksgiving Day and weekend. We will reopen on Monday, Nov. 28. See’s Candy has arrived and we have a variety of choices. Give one away, keep the others for yourself; there’s a limited supply.   Mid...

St. Ignatius seniors for Nov. 16, 2022

ST. IGNATIUS — Winter is upon us. Take care, drive with caution and be careful when walking. The St. Ignatius Center offers warmth, a warm meal and companionship at our noon meals on Friday, Nov. 18, Tuesday, Nov. 22, and Tuesday, Nov. 29. Meals: —  Friday, Nov. 18: Korean beef, rice, ...

Lake County Elections Office releases unofficial general election results Lake County Elections Office releases unofficial general election results

LAKE COUNTY — The Lake County Elections Office has released the unofficial results of the 2022 General Election for Lake County as of 5 a.m. Nov. 9. Results are unofficial until canvassed.   - For U.S. Representative 1st District, Ryan Zinke won in Lake County with a total of 7,261 votes ver...

Red Ribbon Week events resume, highlight dangers of drug use Red Ribbon Week events resume, highlight dangers of drug use

RONAN — Ronan Middle School recently concluded its Red Ribbon Week, teaching the kids about the importance of making good decisions in the face of drugs and alcohol.  Red Ribbon Week was started in 1985 after the death of DEA Agent Kiki Camarena. After Camarena’s death, friends of his lau...

Three local students achieve eagle scout rank Three local students achieve eagle scout rank

LAKE COUNTY — Three local students have completed their climb through the ranks of boy scouts to graduate as eagle scouts this year.  Sheldon McCloud, Harlon Leishman, and Kile Gowen were the three local eagle graduates this year. According to research from Scouts BSA - formerly Boy Scouts of A...

Polson seniors for Nov. 9, 2022

    See’s Candy has arrived. Pick up a box or two. Give one away to someone special, but keep the other one for yourself. Limited supply. Variety of flavors and styles. Shop early and often.  If you got to church or work an hour early on Nov. 6, you were not alone. If you did...

Dixon Schools celebrates Red Ribbon Week with inspiring daily themes Dixon Schools celebrates Red Ribbon Week with inspiring daily themes

News from Tracy McNair, RRW Coordinator DIXON— Dixon Schools recently celebrated Red Ribbon Week with a different theme every day.  On Monday students wore all red to kick off Red Ribbon Week. Then on Tuesday, students wore mismatched clothes, socks and shoes to express the message, &ld...

Mission Valley locals bring home wins from national expo

News from Montana FAA MONTANA — Montana FFA Members recently returned from participation at the National FFA Convention and Expo held in Indianapolis, IN. Approximately 600 Montana students attended the convention where they engaged in competitions, leadership workshops, tours and educational semi...

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