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RHS unveils mural dedicated to historic CSKT figures RHS unveils mural dedicated to historic CSKT figures

RONAN — There’s a brand new mural in Ronan thanks to the hard work of Mission Valley artist Cameron Decker. A dedication ceremony held Friday afternoon welcomed the new mural that spans the wall leading into the Ronan High School’s main entrance. It honors historic chiefs of the Kootenai, Salish and Pend d’Oreille nations – Chief Koostatah, Chief Charlo and Chief Alexander.  “This is a special moment for Ronan High School. I want to especially thank Cameron for putting up this great piece of artwork,” said Ronan High School Principal Kevin Kenelty during the dedication ceremony. “This is something that our students can be proud of a...


Children bring Johnny Appleseed to stage in Arlee Children bring Johnny Appleseed to stage in Arlee

ARLEE — A group actors from Arlee Elementary brought the fruitful story of Johnny Appleseed to life as they transformed the Arlee High School gymnasium stage into a frontier apple orchard Saturday evening during a Missoula Children’s Theater production.  “With just a week of rehears...


Polson schools hire staff, consider expulsion in flurry of special meetings Polson schools hire staff, consider expulsion in flurry of special meetings

Prior to last week’s regular meeting, the Polson School Board held three special meetings, one for hiring staff and teachers, another to change a bus route and a third to consider expulsion for a student who brought a weapon to school. The latter meeting, held Oct. 14, was closed to the public due t...


St. Ignatius Middle and High School honor roll first quarter 2021-22

Sixth grade  4.0: Aiden Courville, Kiran Thomas, Aiden Umphrey   3.5-3.99: Adley Larson, Tristan Sheridan, Kaiven Patten  3.0-3.49: Gunner Courville, Colt Hammond, Revelin Hammond, Brier Morigeau, DJ Stops, Kurtis Wood, Jermaine Appelt  Seventh grade  4.0: David Br...


MSU webinar series provides Montanans information about COVID

News from MSU News Service BOZEMAN — Montana State University Extension will host a series of webinars related to COVID-19. “COVID-19 Conversations with Montana Experts” will take place noon-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30, and Dec. 14. They are free and open to the public. The webinar s...


DAR chapter awards grant to Polson teacher DAR chapter awards grant to Polson teacher

News from Daughters of the American Revolution, Kuilix Chapter POLSON — Kuilix Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution awarded a $500 grant from the DAR’s Helen Pouch Memorial Fund Classroom Grant program to high school social studies teacher Katrina Holmes in Polson, Montana, for the 2...


Youth Serve Montana scholarship now open for applications

News from the Governor’s office HELENA — The Governor’s Office of Community Service, Reach Higher Montana, and Montana Campus Compact are pleased to announce applications are now being accepted for the 2022 Youth Serve Montana Scholarship. The Youth Serve Montana Scholarship was cre...


Reach Higher Montana launches annual ‘Stick with Scholarships’ campaign

News from Reach Higher Montana HELENA — November is National Scholarship Month, and nonprofit Reach Higher Montana is celebrating all month long with its annual Stick with Scholarships campaign.  The campaign encourages students to place a student-designed Reach Higher Montana sticker on a...


Polson Middle School Honor Roll for fall 2021

Eighth grade  4.0: Mackinzi Bartel, Jeffrey Bird, Kaleb Birdrattler, Francesca Burnett, Kalven Christopher, Brayden Clark, Elyanna Crego, David DiGiallonardo, Ruger Ellis, Holden Emerson, Arianna Fisher, Vivian Grainey, Parker Hendrickson, Josie Henriksen, Brody Kline, Marshall Kok, Cruz Lies, Te...


‘The Addams Family’ pays a visit to Polson ‘The Addams Family’ pays a visit to Polson

POLSON — Just in time for Halloween, the famous creepy and kooky Addams family made a visit to Polson last week during the Polson High School Theatre Department’s adaptation of the musical comedy “The Addams Family.” Playing on both Wednesday and Friday evening at the PHS auditoriu...


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