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POLSON — I wish the buck really did stop here; I could use a few of them. It’s not hard to meet expenses, they’re everywhere. A Health Care Choice representative will be here on Thursday, June 1, at 12:30 p.m., and again on Thursday, June 15, and Thursday, June 29. Bingo is played here every Friday night. Come for the fun and maybe walk away with the $100 blackout prize. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and games begin at 7 p.m. We will be closed on Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day. The lunch menu for the coming week: —  Thursday, May 25th, Polish chili dogs, cheese and onions —  Friday, May 26: roast pork, whipped potatoes birthday lunch ...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — If you want the rainbow, you have to put up with the rain. When you need a place to stay dry, come on in to the St. Ignatius Senior Center and join us for lunch or dinner. We’re open every Tuesday and Friday for lunch at noon, and on the first and third Wednesday evenings of eac...


POLSON — There are a few perks to being old; people no longer view you as being a hypochondriac and in a hostage situation, you are likely to be released first. A Health Care Choice representative will be here on Thursday, May 18, at 12:30 p.m., and again on June 1, 15, and 29. On Friday, May 12,...


RONAN — I hope everyone remembered their mothers and all the special ladies in their lives on Mother’s Day. Where would we be without our mothers? There are a lot of things going on this coming week at the Mission Valley Senior Center. On Wednesday the foot clinic will be here for anyone who n...

Health Care Choices – Be Wise’ coming to Polson

News from CSKT Natural Resources POLSON — “Health Care Choices – Be Wise,” a skill-building program, will be offered at the Polson Senior Center in May and June 2017. The program is free and open to any adult who is interested in participating in the four program sessions. The pu...

Ronan NRCS Earth Team volunteer earns national award

RONAN —Spring has come to our beautiful valley. All of the lovely colors are popping out everywhere. There are a lot of things going on at the Mission Valley Senior Center. The AARP Driver’s Safety Course will be held on Thursday, May 11, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The cost is $15 for AARP members and...


POLSON — It's better to be healthy than wise; getting sick can be expensive but you can be stupid for free. Falling and injuring my knee wasn’t the brightest thing I ever did but I can take some solace knowing I’m helping my doctor make his yacht payments. And speaking of being healthy, a H...

Volunteer, help while you can

ST. IGNATIUS — Volunteering is wonderful. Yes, volunteering is a great way to help your community. It gives you a purpose and reason to take a shower, get dressed, have some fun with friends and help the elderly. Yes, we are all headed towards becoming elderly so why not help while we can? And just may...


RONAN — Well, shut my mouth. Last Friday I made the remark that it hadn’t rained all day, and when I went to go outside a few minutes later, it was pouring. Montana weather: if you don’t like it, wait a minute and it will change. Welcome to May. I can hardly wait to see all the flowers t...

Polson postpones special event fees

POLSON — What do you call a wandering caveman? A meanderthal. The top scorer at Bridge on Tuesday, April 18, was Max Neeley again. Second place went to Roxie Brown. On April 21 Max again placed first and Chuck Aker placed second but on April 28, Kathi Neeley showed Max that two can place this game, ...


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