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Polson seniors for April 3, 2019

POLSON — Hello everyone, I’m Elise Plaiss. As Dave said in last week’s article, I am the someone who is more closely involved with the center. I am the assistant cook at the Polson Center, and if there is anything specific you would like to have included in the newsletter, please feel free ...

Attorney recommends Michel get 20 years for child assaultAttorney recommends Michel get 20 years for child assault Attorney recommends Michel get 20 years for child assaultAttorney recommends Michel get 20 years for child assault

A Ronan man who was initially charged with sexual assault is receiving a recommended sentence to Montana State Prison for 20 years on the amended charge of aggravated assault. Keith Lee Michel Jr., 28, entered into a plea agreement during an appearance at District Court in Polson on Jan. 2. Lake County Attor...

Senator: Montanans need real, affordable health care

News from the office of Senator Jon Tester WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jon Tester is taking on the Trump administration over a plan that could expand junk insurance in Montana. In a scathing letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, Administrator Seema Verma, Tester demanded CMS reconsid...

James Morgan James Morgan

RONAN – James “Jim” Allen Morgan, 66, passed away peacefully at home on Oct. 6, 2018, with his family by his side. He was born to Robert and Ester Morgan on Oct. 1, 1952, in Seaside, Oregon.  Jim worked with the Fire Department of Pablo-Ronan from 1979 to 2004 and worked for the Cit...

Patsy Mueller

POLSON — There will be a graveside interment of the ashes of Patsy Mueller at the Lake View Cemetery in Polson on Friday, Oct. 19, at 12:45 p.m. Father Kevin Christopherson will officiate the short ceremony. A luncheon/reception will follow in the basement of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. ...

Tammy Matt Tammy Matt

ST. IGNATIUS — Tammy Marie Matt passed away on Sept. 19, 2018, in Kalispell Regional Medical Center. She was born in Seattle, Washington, on Dec. 31, 1959, to Del Mathis and Greta Dunsmore.  Tammy was blessed to have a stepdad who cared and raised her after Greta married Earl Dunsmore.  ...

Catherine Hamel Catherine Hamel

RONAN — Catherine Rita Mathias Hamel was born on Dec. 28, 1935, to Agnes Oshanee Cullooyah and Joseph Mathias in Elmo. She passed away on Oct. 8, 2018, in Ronan.   She is the granddaughter of Chief Baptiste Mathias. Through her mother, she is a descendant of Chief Charlo’s band of Salish ...

Births announcements for Oct. 17, 2018 Births announcements for Oct. 17, 2018

Aria Pease POLSON — Aria Lou Pease was born Sept. 14, 2018, at St. Luke Community Hospital. Parents are Chela and Corie Pease of Polson. Siblings are Dylan and Tristen Pease.   MaKenzie Niblack RONAN — MaKenzie Claire Niblack was born Sept. 12, 2018, at St. Luke Community Hos...

Lake County Justice Court news for Oct. 17, 2018

Justice of the Peace Randal L. Owens dealt with the following cases Sept. 28-Oct. 1: Trevor Alan Moss , 31, pleaded not guilty to the amended charge of driving without a valid driver’s license. He was found guilty and fined $500 with $400 suspended, charged $35 in court costs and sentenced to 180 d...

Tester calls for Senate hearing

News from the office of Senator Jon Tester U.S. Senate — U.S. Senator Jon Tester is calling on the Senate to hold a hearing on missing and murdered Native American women. In a letter to the leadership of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, Tester is demanding the committee bring together law e...


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