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Arlee teacher earns national recognition

News from the National Driver Ed Teachers Association and the National Road Safety Foundation NEW YORK —  Five driver education teachers from Hawaii, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota and Vermont have been selected by their peers in the American Driver & Traffic Safety Education Association (ADTSEA) as Teachers of Excellence. The teachers, chosen by their peers, will receive the Teacher Excellence Award in July at the ADTSEA national conference in Chicago. The award carries with it a cash stipend from The National Road Safety Foundation, a non-profit group that creates driver safety education materials and makes them available at no cost to teachers and schools, police, t...


Honor roll for fourth-quarter 2017-18

Charlo Middle School Karly Alder, Hayden Hollow , Aida Cote, August Hertz, Hayden Smith, Tayre Brown,  Darcy Coleman, Shanel Manuel, Connor Nittinger, Mason Elverud, Declan Avison, Jacob Tomlin, Aubrey Sharbono, Brookelyn Rosenbaum,  Bennan Andersen,  Sidney Bauer, Dawson DuMont, Tucker L...


Charlo grads make plans for future, scholarships

Shad Andersen plans on working to get his pilot’s license and eventually hopes to fly helicopters.  Paije Bauer plans on working to get her tattoo license and travel the country seeing where life takes her.  Tyla Castor plans to attend Brigham Young University-Idaho to pursue a ca...


Ronan High School celebrates 74 graduates Ronan High School celebrates 74 graduates

RONAN – Commencement speaker and teacher Clair Hibbs-Cheff called the 74 Ronan graduates, “the new hope of our community.”  Hibbs-Cheff said the students should never give up on themselves, and they should “be each other’s keepers” by caring for one another as thei...


Polson graduates celebrate accomplishments Polson graduates celebrate accomplishments

  PABLO – One hundred and one graduates crossed the stage during the 2018 Polson High School commencement ceremony held at the Salish Kootenai College campus in Pablo on Saturday. The ceremony is usually held at the Linderman gym in Polson, but the facility is being repaired.  Polson...


Twenty-four students receive diplomas Twenty-four students receive diplomas

St. Ignatius celebrated the 100th graduating high school class on Saturday as 24 graduates received diplomas.  Joe McDonald graduated from the school in 1951. He was invited to give the graduation address in honor of the centennial. He said the students can achieve their dreams with hard work like ma...


Second grade students show off smarts at science fair Second grade students show off smarts at science fair

RONAN – Exploding milk, bouncing eggs, and square bubbles were just a few of the unique science experiments on display last Wednesday afternoon during the annual K. William Harvey Elementary School second grade science fair. “This is our fourth year doing it,” said Alicia Hakes, science ...


Arlee graduates celebrate milestone - Class of 2018 Arlee graduates celebrate milestone - Class of 2018

ARLEE – Thirty-three Arlee High School graduates listened as teacher Ryan Landolfi gave them a bit of advice during his commencement address on Sunday, May 27. He encouraged them to value relationships and call their old friends once in a while to touch base. He said if something goes wrong as they ...


Students make UM spring semester Dean’s List

News from the University of Montana  MISSOULA – At the University of Montana, 2,638 students made the spring semester 2018 Dean’s List or President’s 4.0 List. To qualify, students must be undergraduates, earn a semester GPA of 3.5 or higher and receive grades of A or B in at leas...


Area seniors win MACo President’s Scholarships

News from the Montana Association of Counties LAKE COUNTY – William D. Barron, Montana Association of Counties President and Lake County Commissioner, recently announced the awards of the 2018 MACo President’s Scholarships. Briala Forman is the winner of the $1,000 Montana Association of Cou...


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