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Briefs for Nov. 7, 2018

Ronan ‘Holiday Treasures’ promotion begins News from the Ronan Area Chamber of Commerc e RONAN – Those shopping Ronan stores during the holiday season can participate in the annual Holiday Treasures Christmas drawings by signing up and collecting tickets from participating businesses. Shoppers can sign up at any one of the following businesses: Arnies Gas and Tire, Access Montana, Ace Hardware, Ronan True Value, Harvest Foods, Ronan Auto Parts, Montana Power Products or Ronan Auto Parts. Once a shopper signs up, they will be given a number that they should write on all of their tickets. One ticket will be given out for each $2 purchase. Tickets can be deposi...

Tribal Health welcomes new healthcare provider

News from CSKT Tribal Health  ST. IGNATIUS —This fall, Tribal Health welcomes new healthcare provider Karyn Thornton, a certified physician assistant (PA-C).  Karyn joins Tribal Health in an effort to provide increased healthcare to recipients in the Pablo/SKC and Two Eagle River School ...

Cold brews benefit future ice arena Cold brews benefit future ice arena

POLSON – Guests were treated to tasty brews, food and a little lesson in Montana brewery history during the inaugural Oktoberfest celebration and fund-raising event hosted by the Mission Valley Ice Arena Association.  “We had a great turnout,” said hostess Megan Comings. The even...

Black Mountain Software donates to Ronan school Black Mountain Software donates to Ronan school

News from Black Mountain Software   POLSON – Black Mountain Software, through actions of the company’s Giving Committee, contributed $430 to K. William Harvey Elementary School to purchase a KIBO robot.  This new coding program introduces four-to-seven-year-olds to how to create, ...

Veteran Spotlight Veteran Spotlight

When asked how he came to join the Army, Slim says, “The judge sent me.”  In December of 1962 he was caught with “adult beverages,” but he was not an adult. In January 1963, he had a choice to make, and joining the Army seemed to be the best of the choices the judge gave him. ...

Governor recognizes outstanding student leaders Governor recognizes outstanding student leaders

MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock today recognized high school students for their commitment to academic excellence and leadership development at the Jobs for Montana’s Graduates 25th annual LEAD Conference. “Jobs for Montana’s Graduates helps ensure every Montana student, no matter...

‘Bells of Peace’ to ring Nov. 11

The World War One Centennial Commission – along with the Pritzker Military Museum and Library, the Society of the Honor Guard of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the National Cathedral, The American Legion, and Veterans of Foreign Wars – has announced a nationwide bell-tolling on Nov. 11 as a sol...

Local becomes new great great-grandmother

LOVELOCK, NEVADA — Bernadine (Bernie) Lovell, of St. Ignatius, is a new great great-grandmother. Great grandson Dalton and his wife Samantha Bequette had a baby boy, born Nov. 1, 2018, in Lovelock, Nevada. The baby weighed in at 6 pounds, 12 ounces and is 19 inches long.  

Polson seniors for Nov. 7, 2018

POLSON — Daylight saving time ended last Sunday. I hope you didn’t forget to set your scale back ten pounds. A few weeks back when we had a problem with one of our freezers, Super 1 came to our rescue and allowed us to keep some of our food in their freezer. Thank you, Super 1. Liz King, li...

St. Ignatius seniors for Nov. 7, 2018

ST. IGNATIUS — I tried to grab fog ... but I mist. Happy November everyone. Our card party will be on Monday, Nov. 12, at 6:30 p.m. and everyone is welcome. Thursday, Nov. 15, will be open enrollment for Medicare part D prescription plans. Please call the center at 406-745-4462 to make an appo...


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