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Board hears about successful wildlife management programs Board hears about successful wildlife management programs

POLSON – The Flathead Reservation Fish and Wildlife Board met to talk about the many projects that happened last year and what will come in the future during a meeting on Wednesday, May 23, at the Polson library. The State of Montana and the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes started the board to help develop cooperative management plans on the reservation. Among other things, the group is tasked with developing fishing and bird hunting regulations. The tribal council appoints three members of the board and the state’s governor appoints another three. The seventh member is an employee of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.  It was announced that license ...


Polson City Commission tables vote on zoning request Polson City Commission tables vote on zoning request

POLSON – After a public hearing on the issue, the Polson City Commission decided to look into alternatives before deciding whether to accept or deny a zone change request for the lot where the Polson Animal Clinic is located.  The veterinary clinic is located on Seventh Avenue West across from ...


‘Meet and Greet’ candidates on Memorial Day

POLSON — There will be a “Meet and Greet” forum from 7-9 p.m. on May 28 (Memorial Day), at Miracle of America Museum in the public meeting room The museum is located on Memory Lane south of Polson’s Walmart. Expected to be there are US Senate candidate and our State Senator, Dr. Al Ol...


Special election results announced

POLSON – The Lake County Election Office released the unofficial results for the May 8 School and Special District Election last week with five items on the ballot.  The count for the Jette Meadows/ Lake County Water and Sewer District came in with 54 votes for Richard W. Beauchamp and 29 for L...


Primary Election Voter Guide, Democrats

Q:             John Heenan Grant Kier John Meyer Jard Pettinato Kathleen Williams What legislation would you support do to help create go...


Primary Election Voter Guide, Republicans

Q:           Troy Downing Russ Fagg Al Olszewski Matt Rosendale If elected, what legislation would you support to create good, high-paying jobs? ...


Two attorneys challenge Christopher for district judge position Two attorneys challenge Christopher for district judge position

Two candidates will challenge incumbent Deborah “Kim” Christopher for the position of district judge for Sanders and Lake counties. All candidates will be listed on June 5 primary ballots with the top two vote winners advancing to the Nov. 6 general election.  Deborah “Kim” C...


Lake County Democrats host fundraiser

NORTH CROW – Jenny Eck, Montana House Minority Leader, and Jon Sesso, Montana Senate Minority Leader, will be the featured speakers at the Lake County Democrats Annual Fundraiser on Thursday, May 31 at the North Crow Clubhouse off of Old Hwy. 93 in Pablo. A delicious homemade spaghetti dinner will be s...


Candidates share views at 20th Judicial District Forum

Incumbent Deborah “Kim” Christopher, Ashley Morigeau, and Ben Anciaux are candidates for district judge. All three attended a recent public forum hosted by the Lake County Republican Women and the Lake County Democrats. The forum was held at Johnny Arlee/Victor Charlo Performing Arts Center in Pa...


Density regulations become advisory in Lake County Density regulations become advisory in Lake County

POLSON – A document regulating development in rural Lake County for more than a dozen years will now be considered advisory with the rules no longer set in stone. “This won’t be as good as some think or as bad as others believe it will be,” Commissioner Dave Stipe said. Lake County Co...


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