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Heritage Night brings families together Heritage Night brings families together

POLSON – Linderman Elementary School was packed on Thursday evening with more than 550 people celebrating Heritage Night. Before the big night, students prepared a project to help them learn about their ancestors. They used that information to create a written project with illustrations to share with the public. “We wanted them to learn about their culture, be proud of who they are, and then, share that with other students so that they could see the differences and similarities,” said Kristin Wilson, principal. “This helps students develop an appreciation for each other.” She continued: “We have done a few family engagement nights throughout the ...


Handmade hats warm heads, hearts Handmade hats warm heads, hearts

PABLO – As temperatures start to drop, the children at Pablo Elementary School will stay warm thanks to the donation of more than 200 hand-knit hats from a knitter in Pennsylvania.  “The students are very excited to get the hats,” said Kathy Smith, Pablo Elementary reading facilitat...


honor roll for first quarter 2018

Arlee High School Straight A’s:  Colt Crawford High Honor Roll (3.7 & above): Kiya Ironshell, Denny Nelson-Sween, Peyton Lammerding, Sara Schall, Tomi Brazill, MaKenzie Rieken, Rylee Belcourt, Donovin Hankin. Regular Honor Roll (3.3 - 3.69): Kanoa Palazzolo, Hailey Shepherd, F...


Arlee bolsters school safety, communication in wake of gun incident

ARLEE – At the first regular Arlee School Board meeting since a student brought a BB gun to school in a backpack, trustees took a series of actions concerning school safety.  An estimated 50 parents, community members and students attended the meeting.  While the Oct. 31 incident was th...


MSU plans online program to address rural teacher shortage

BOZEMAN — A new one-year, online master’s degree program in teaching that Montana State University expects to offer soon, aims to provide more access to education and help solve a critical schoolteacher shortage in rural Montana. The Montana Board of Public Education, which oversees public elemen...


Students salute area veterans for their service Students salute area veterans for their service

RONAN – Glacier View School students gathered together on Thursday afternoon to pay special tribute to the women and men who served in the armed forces.  The students worked hard for weeks in preparation for their annual celebration by decorating the school with thank-you messages and rehearsin...


Applications now accepted for 2019 Youth Serve Montana Scholarship

News from Montana 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 2019 Youth Serve Montana Scholarship, the groups announced today. The $...


Local hydrologist awarded Science Foundation fellowship Local hydrologist awarded Science Foundation fellowship

Tyler Fouty spends his days in his lab at Washington State University, focused on engineering calculations about culvert design. But when you talk to the engineering graduate student, it’s clear that the heart of his work is improving the world: for salmon, and, by extension, for people who rely on sal...


Polson Middle School announces honor roll students for second quarter 2018/19 school year

Eighth Grade  4.0: Addison Bahr, Rylie Dupuis, Trent Dwelle, Jelaysia Forman-Webster, Kianna Hensley, Piper Hoxie, Owen McElwee, Aspen McKee, Tia Mercer, Hope Morrison, Ansley Nordberg, Layla Reese, Hakyla Riggs, Ella Schmeusser, Kendall Straub, Lucas Targerson, Clara Todd, Caitlyn Ward, Scout We...


RMS names second quarter honor roll students

3.0-3.49  Eighth grade: Dawson Adley, Grace-Linn Baltz, Mesa Bell, Kaleigh Benson, Trenton Burland, Lucas Clark, Chloe Davis, Margaret Deming, Isabella Devereaux-Trahan, Isabella Dubiel, Hunter Learn, Aliyah mcCrea, Sadie Michaud, Tyariah Morigeau, Madison Perry, Dylan Schock, Jayson Sinclair, Li...


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