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Ninepipes welcomes flute engineer Ninepipes welcomes flute engineer

CHARLO – The sweet sounds of a flute will fill the diorama room at Ninepipes Museum of Early Montana on Saturday, Sept. 1. David Webb is the featured artist for the museum’s “First Saturday” series, and will exhibit his hand-crafted flutes and also provide 15-minute concerts throughout the day. Webb crafts Native American style flutes from a selection of more than 20 different exotic and traditional woods, birds and keys, which provides a different “voice” for each flute. Each piece receives his careful attention to detail and tuning. He has spent a lifetime in engineering design, woodwork and has a musical background. Starting in 2010, he started develop...

Dance, jam with musicians

News from Polson's Northwest Accordion Association POLSON — Polson’s Northwest Accordion Association’s Jam/Dance will take place on Sunday, Sept. 2. Our accordion jams/dances are held on the first Sunday of each month at the Elks ballroom on Main Street and the third Sunday of each mon...

Dayton Daze Dayton Daze

News from the Chief Cliff VFD, QRU The Chief Cliff Volunteer Fire Department and Quick Response Unit sponsors the 27th Annual Dayton Daze on Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Dayton Park in Dayton. This year’s fundraiser starts with an open car show at 10 a.m. (registration at 9 a.m.), parade at 1 (line u...

Sandpiper opens new exhibit

POLSON — The Sandpiper Art and Gift Gallery, 306 Main Street, begins their new exhibit, “Where Were You Hiding?” This exhibit runs from Sept. 3-Oct. 12. This is a non-juried show, open to all artists. Artistic interpretation of the theme, in any medium, will be accepted. There is a small en...

Puppy Party II fundraiser planned

POLSON — The Mission Valley Animal Shelter’s second annual Puppy Party is being held Friday, Sept. 7, at the Red Lion Inn from 6-10 p.m. Finley Point Grill is catering the event.  This largest annual fundraiser for MVAS is to raise funds for improvements to the shelter so that it can cont...

Tribal Health offers new walk-in hours, specialty clinics

ST. IGNATIUS — Tribal Health is working in the community to provide more access to health care for Tribal Health recipients. Recently, TH signed an agreement to provide direct health care for Two Eagle River School students, and the students’ families, at the TH Salish Kootenai College Health ...

Pancake breakfast fundraiser at Yellow Bay 

News from the Yellow Bay Community Club YELLOW BAY — The Yellow Bay Community Club will be serving a pancake breakfast on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9 a.m.—noon, at the clubhouse located on the east shore of Flathead Lake, Highway 35 at mile-maker 18. The public is invited to enjoy a hearty break...

Mission Valley Museum Consortium announces events

ARLEE Arlee/Jocko Valley Museum Visitors can see our beautiful outdoor Veterans’ Memorial and memorabilia from area veterans. There are also Pioneer Day photographs and more.   ST. IGNATIUS St. Ignatius Mission Church The church is known for its frescoes and murals which ...

A family grapples with the ripple effects of son’s mental illness A family grapples with the ripple effects of son’s mental illness

By Briana Wipf                   Cut Bank Pioneer Press Bobbing his head to the music, swinging his brown jaw-length hair from side to side, Jack Pierre sings dramatically along with the music, the Killers’ “Somebody Told Me,” sometimes lettin...

Child Find scheduled in Ronan

RONAN — Mark your calendars for our annual fall Child Find event on Friday, Sept.14. This free screening will be held at the K. Wm. Harvey Elementary School in the Special Needs Preschool classroom from 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Children ages birth to 5 years old, who live in the Ronan/Pablo School District...

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