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St. Ignatius seniors for March 6, 2019

ST. IGNATIUS — You are all wished good luck, good health, happiness and love for today and every day. Commodities will be here on Tuesday, March 19, and available for pick up after 2 p.m. The quilters are in the center on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Bingo is played after almost every lunch. Meals can be delivered to qualified seniors and frozen meals are also available. Meals are delivered on Tuesdays and Fridays. If you would like to order or cancel a meal, please call before 10 a.m. No deliveries take place on Wednesdays. Menu:     —  Wednesday, March 6: evening meal - Salisbury casserole at 5:30 p.m.     —  Fri...


Arlee seniors for March 6, 2019

ARLEE — I’m sure that everyone can say that thank goodness February is gone. It’s getting closer and closer to spring and warmer temperatures. I hope that you are all staying warm and don’t have cabin fever. If you do have cabin fever drive on down to the Arlee Senior Center on Mon...


Ronan seniors for March 6, 2019

RONAN — Every Wednesday in March there will be volunteers at the Ronan Senior Center to help you prepare your taxes. The service is free but you need to make an appointment; to make an appointment call the center at 406-676-2371. Our monthly evening meal will be held on March 14. The menu will include ...


Polson seniors for March 6, 2019

POLSON — There are three kinds of people; those who can count and those who can’t. Our AARP tax preparers fall into the former group and are here on Mondays and Thursdays. Call 406-883-4735 to make an appointment. A group of pinocle players meets every Thursday after lunch. With other card pla...


One man killed in Pablo shooting

PABLO – A man was shot several times in Pablo last night around 9:30 p.m. and later died. Lake County Sheriff Don Bell said a 911 call came in concerning a shooting that had occurred on Division Street. Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Police, Lake County Sheriff’s Office deputies and M...


The concentration was palpable in the Ronan Performing Arts Center as 40 middle school students from across the county strained to recall the correct spellings of words from “quesadilla” to “tsunami.” In the end, St. Ignatius eighth grader Michelle Jury took first place in the a...


Eight children involved in wreck

ST. IGNATIUS – Slippery road conditions on Wednesday evening caused eight children and their driver to be taken to the hospital following a three-vehicle accident that occurred outside of St. Ignatius near Post Creek hill, McDonald Lake Road and mile marker 39.2. “They are all young children,&...


Planning stage for Polson city manager search begins

POLSON – The City of Polson may return to an option for selecting a city manager that the commission rejected in November.  Ruth Hodges, chair of the City Manager Search Committee, said the committee voted in favor of recommending the city hire an independent firm to conduct the hiring process....


Quilt contest showcases talent, promotes businesses Quilt contest showcases talent, promotes businesses

POLSON – Bright fabric in intricate patterns festooned the windows of Polson businesses for two weeks, showcasing the handiwork of local quilters. From Feb. 10 to Feb. 24, the quilts were displayed for the 19th annual Quilt Walk Around Polson. Polson’s quilting shop All In Stitches sponsored the ...


Local hunters’ education class announced

LAKE COUNTY – Classes for the Polson, Ronan and Pablo spring hunter education course will start Tuesday, March 5, in room 118 of the Beaverhead math and science building on the Salish Kootenai College campus in Pablo. All classes will begin at 6:30 p.m. and end at 9 p.m and sign-in opens at 6 p.m. S...


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