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POLSON — Have you noticed all new calves in pastures? Are the cows now “de-calf-inated?” A hearing clinic will be held here on April 25 from 9-11 a.m. Bingo is played here every Friday night at 7 p.m., but not on April 28 … April 21- yes, April 28 - no. On April 7, we had three full tables of bridge. Max Neeley came out in first and wife, Kai was second. Max did well last week, too. Is he being dealt good cards or does he play a bad hand well? Lunch menu for the coming week: — Thursday, April 20: hamburger steak, mashed potatoes — Friday, April 21: hot ham sandwich, French fries — Monday, April 24: burger macaroni soup, homemad...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — Spring is sooner recognized by plants than by man. We will have our Easter dinner (ham) on Wednesday evening, April 19, at 5:30 p.m. Please bring your family and friends. The quilters are in the center on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. The Ukulele group will be at the center...


POLSON — I always bragged that I had the body of a Greek god until someone informed me where Buddha actually came from. Tax help is available at our center on Mondays and Thursdays. Call 406-883- 4735 for your appointment. The toenail clinic will be here on April 12 from 10 a.m.-noon. Clara wi...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present. Everyone is welcome at our door so please feel free to join us for lunch or dinner. The ukulele group will be in the center on the first and third Monday evenings of each month...


DIXON — “Springtime in the Rockies” ... at last. The signs are all over, and we spring watchers are delighted. Some of my favorite signs include: pussy willows – (out in February) are in full fur; daffodils, tulips, peonies and other bulbs, which are coming up. Crocuses and primroses ...


POLSON – We have enough youth, how about a fountain of smart? Tax help is available at our center on Mondays and Thursdays. Call 406-883- 4735 for your appointment. I am really grateful for all the volunteer help I have. Harvey Kenitzer, Jane Holland and Bob Chadda deliver half of the home-delive...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — Goodbye winter; so long snow. It’s time to watch the flowers grow. The AARP Safe Driving Class will be held on Friday, March 31, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. If you are interested and want to sign up, please call the center at 406-745- 4462. The quilters are in the center on Mondays fr...

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News from Area VI Agency on Aging POLSON — The Western Montana Area VI Agency on Aging office has been located in Polson for 35 years. Yet we are often told “I never heard of you before” or “What do you guys do, anyway?” Rather than just put another boring article in the pa...


POLSON — Remember last week when the power went off …no computer, cell towers down, couldn’t even brew a cup of coffee? I sat in the kitchen and talked with my wife for an hour. She seems like a nice person. Tax help is available at our center on Mondays and Thursdays. Call 406-883- 473...


RONAN — Don’t you just love computers? I had just about finished this column, when my web page “expired” and I lost everything. If this wasn’t a new computer, it might just have “expired” right out the window. It doesn’t spell very well, either. At least we ...

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