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Glacier Lake School students perform in Ronan Glacier Lake School students perform in Ronan

News from Glacier Lake School On Dec. 21, Glacier Lake School students put on the musical “Annie Jr.” at the Silver Knot in Ronan. Almost the entire school was involved, whether on stage in one of the 38 roles or backstage running the props and set up, as well as organizing the lighting and sound. Adults and children worked together to develop the production.  The musical fit in well with the season. The finale set was in the Christmas home of Mr. Warbucks where the orphans are reunited and Annie figures out the answer to the question: “Who the heck are Ralph and Shirley Mudge?”  The production was put on with generous support from the Ninepipe A...


Downed power line startles family Downed power line startles family

POLSON — On Monday morning, New Year’s Eve, Dave Salomon’s boys heard a unusual noise and looked out the window of their home on Haystack Mountain Lane and saw a fire in the snow due to a broken power line. Dave called 911 and they told him to block off traffic both ways so no one would dri...


Mission Valley Elks add new members Mission Valley Elks add new members

News from Mission Valley Elks Mission Valley Elks #1695 welcome seven new members to their organization on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018. We are delighted to welcome Susan Cleal, Laurel Torgerson, Cedrick Smith, Daniel Fletcher, Ashley Megahan, Tara Snyder and Mellissa Sneed. These members will join us in our...


Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame to honor inductees

News from the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center GREAT FALLS — The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center extends an invitation to all to attend the Annual MCHF Induction Ceremony & Western Heritage gathering on Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Best Western He...


MSU offers fact sheet and film on sagebrush, climate change research

From MSU News Service MONTANA — Scientists at Montana State University and their partners have developed a fact sheet and short film that describe the results of a research study on the potential impacts of climate change on sagebrush ecosystems. The research team, comprising scientists and stu...


King receives diabetes educator certification King receives diabetes educator certification

News from Providence St. Joseph Medical Center POLSON – Providence St. Joseph Medical Center registered dietitian Wanda King recently received certification as a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) by the National Certification Board of Educators.  According to the National Certification Boa...


St. Ignatius seniors for Jan. 9, 2019

ST. IGNATIUS — "We are never defeated unless we give up on God ... " Ronald Reagan Wishing everyone peace, love and laughter, in the New Year. Congratulations to the winner of our Christmas basket raffle ... Fred Gariepy. The quilters are in the center on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. &...


Polson Seniors for Jan. 9, 2019

POLSON — True fact: There are more airplanes in the ocean than submarines in the sky. On Friday, Jan. 11, while the exercise group is doing their thing, the board will meet to exercise their prerogatives. The veterans’ representative will be here on Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 10 a.m.-noon. C...


Arlee Seniors for Jan. 9, 2019

ARLEE — Happy New Year from the Arlee Senior Center. Winter is officially here; the days will be getting longer and with more light some of us will be coming out of hibernation and we will be very hungry. What is better at beating those winter blues and filling that empty stomach than having a nice ...


Library announces closing date to file for trustee positions

News from the North Lake County Public Library POLSON — An election for two seats on The North Lake County Public Library District’s Board of Trustees will be held on May 7, 2019. If you are interested in running for the library board, pick up a Declaration for Nomination and Oath of Candida...


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