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Canadian trio of feisty women makes U.S. debut in Polson March 8 Canadian trio of feisty women makes U.S. debut in Polson March 8

POLSON – Just eight hours north in Saskatchewan a trio of vocalists is working hard to make their voices be heard across the continent. Rosie & the Riveters will make their U.S. debut in Polson on March 8 at 7 p.m. at the Polson High School auditorium. Students 18 and under are admitted free and adult ticket prices are $13 in advance or $15 at the door. Even though they take their name from the iconic image of the World War II poster of a working woman with a red headband, this Rosie & the Riveters is no throwback band. In a recent interview, a member of the trio, Allyson Reigh, said their lyrics are fun but they also carry the message of empowerment. “Our goal ...


Deer, elk develop survival skills for harsh winter Deer, elk develop survival skills for harsh winter

Winter will end. Trust me. But what will we see when all that white stuff disappears? A landscape green from melting snow littered with dead deer? Probably not. Yes, February was brutal for much of the state, but let’s not lose our perspective. This is winter. This is Montana – a norther...

St. Ignatius seniors for March 6, 2019

ST. IGNATIUS — You are all wished good luck, good health, happiness and love for today and every day. Commodities will be here on Tuesday, March 19, and available for pick up after 2 p.m. The quilters are in the center on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Bingo is played after almost every lun...

Arlee seniors for March 6, 2019

ARLEE — I’m sure that everyone can say that thank goodness February is gone. It’s getting closer and closer to spring and warmer temperatures. I hope that you are all staying warm and don’t have cabin fever. If you do have cabin fever drive on down to the Arlee Senior Center on Mon...

Ronan seniors for March 6, 2019

RONAN — Every Wednesday in March there will be volunteers at the Ronan Senior Center to help you prepare your taxes. The service is free but you need to make an appointment; to make an appointment call the center at 406-676-2371. Our monthly evening meal will be held on March 14. The menu will include ...

Polson seniors for March 6, 2019

POLSON — There are three kinds of people; those who can count and those who can’t. Our AARP tax preparers fall into the former group and are here on Mondays and Thursdays. Call 406-883-4735 to make an appointment. A group of pinocle players meets every Thursday after lunch. With other card pla...

One man killed in Pablo shooting

PABLO – A man was shot several times in Pablo last night around 9:30 p.m. and later died. Lake County Sheriff Don Bell said a 911 call came in concerning a shooting that had occurred on Division Street. Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Police, Lake County Sheriff’s Office deputies and M...

The concentration was palpable in the Ronan Performing Arts Center as 40 middle school students from across the county strained to recall the correct spellings of words from “quesadilla” to “tsunami.” In the end, St. Ignatius eighth grader Michelle Jury took first place in the a...

Eight children involved in wreck

ST. IGNATIUS – Slippery road conditions on Wednesday evening caused eight children and their driver to be taken to the hospital following a three-vehicle accident that occurred outside of St. Ignatius near Post Creek hill, McDonald Lake Road and mile marker 39.2. “They are all young children,&...

Planning stage for Polson city manager search begins

POLSON – The City of Polson may return to an option for selecting a city manager that the commission rejected in November.  Ruth Hodges, chair of the City Manager Search Committee, said the committee voted in favor of recommending the city hire an independent firm to conduct the hiring process....

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