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Polson seniors for April 6, 2022

POLSON — “Tai Ji Quan: Movement for Better Balance” classes (Similar to Tai Chi or shadow boxing) are starting April 12, Tuesdays and Thursday from 10-11 a.m. for a period of six weeks at the Polson Senior Center. Register at Western Montana Area VI Agency on Aging by calling 406-883-7482 and ask for Dixie Bisson. The cost is $30 and only $15 if you are a member of Polson Senior Center. Tai Ji Quan involves low impact, mild exercise to help balance and flexibility, etc. More details are available at details at the Polson Senior Center.   Tax assistance by trained personnel is available for free at the center from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays through Apri...


St. Ignatius seniors for April 6, 2022

ST. IGNATIUS — On Wednesday, April 6, we are having our in house dinner at the St. Ignatius Senior Center. Debbie Coffman of Area VI Agency on Aging will be there to talk to us about using computers and “Get Set Up” classes that are free to all of us. Please come and enjoy an evening of goo...

Dixon senior for April 6, 2022

DIXON — The Dixon Senior Center continues to serve our community and hopes everyone is staying happy and healthy. All are invited to come enjoy dinner. Meals will be served Monday and Thursday evenings at 5 p.m. Meals are $4 per serving and are deliverable to Dixon residents upon request. We are also a...

Community gathers for economic development event Community gathers for economic development event

POLSON — The Confederated Salish Kootenai Tribes sponsored an event on March 21, bringing together tribes from all over Montana to discuss economic development throughout the state.  Held by the State Tribal Economic Development Commission (STEDC), presenters including participants from the Off...

11-year-old dies in fatal ATV accident

PABLO — A tragedy occurred on Sunday, March 20 when an 11-year-old boy died in an ATV accident in Pablo.  According to the report released by Montana Highway Patrol, Edward Hamilton of Missoula had been driving a Polaris ATV northbound on Canal Road, and attempted to make a U-turn when he reach...

Tester addresses gas prices, Postal Reform Act, Ukraine invasion in press call

MONTANA — Senator Jon Tester held a press call on March 24 to elaborate on the funding secured for small agricultural businesses, efforts being made to strengthen American energy independence, and his recently passed postal reform act.  In his opening statement, Tester acknowledged that inflati...

Ronan revitalization works toward future projects

RONAN — The Ronan Revitalization Committee met on Tuesday, March 22, to learn more about the Montana Main Street program (MMS).  According to guest presenters Taylor Crowl and Mackenzie Espeland from the program, Ronan was the only town to be accepted this year thanks to the efforts already mad...

Arlee VFD receives $1,400 donation Arlee VFD receives  $1,400 donation

ARLEE — The Missoula Hell Gate Elks Lodge #383 recently presented the Arlee Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Department with a check for $1,400 to help fund the purchase of critical execution equipment needed to perform their work more safely and efficiently.   The new execution equipment updates w...

Ronan students learn about mental health Ronan students learn about mental health

News from Amy Miller Ronan School District RONAN — Ronan Middle School students participated in the first ever RMS Volleyball Tournament for Mental Health on Friday, March 18. The day-long event coordinated by RMS counselors Kristen Desjarlais and Tammy Young was an opportunity for students, teach...

Polson seniors for March 30, 2022

  POLSON — According to one taxpayer website, the average time an individual must work in order to pay off their tax debt is 42 days. The famous “1040” tax form is exactly one half of a work year of 2080 hrs. Ben Franklin wrote in 1789: “Our Constitution is in actual operation...

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