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Bolen trial postponed pending treatment Bolen trial postponed pending treatment

LAKE COUNTY — During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blood. Since 1943, every U.S. president has designated March as Red Cross Month to recognize how the Red Cross helps people across the country and around the world. Two opportunities to give are coming up. The first is in Ronan on March 3 from 1-6 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Franklin Street and Fourth Ave. E. People can give in Polson March 15 from 11:30 a.m.-3:45 p.m. at St. Joseph Medical Center, 6 Thirteenth Ave. E. Make an appointment by calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).


Lake County District Court news for Feb. 22, 2017

Judge James A. Manley sentenced the following people on Wednesday, Feb. 15: Christopher M. Courville, 36, of Pablo, was sentenced to two years in the Department of Corrections with no time suspended for criminal possession of dangerous drugs. The sentence is to run consecutively to a four-year sentence ...


Dutch couple awarded after motorcycle collides with Arlee ambulance

POLSON — Two Dutch retirees who were riding a motorcycle in the Mission Valley in the summer of 2015 got some relief recently when District Court Judge James A. Manley awarded them partial summary judgment for $43,820 in medical bills. The couple, Jan and Henderika Haddenringh, were riding a motorcy...


Lake County Justice Court news for Feb. 15, 2017

Justice of the Peace Randal L. Owens dealt with the following cases Jan. 27-Feb.9: The following individuals were found guilty of speeding: Robin Lee Schmidt , 33, fined $20; Hannah Joymarsha Moreau , 23, fined $20; Susan Helen Christopher , 40, fined $85; Jennifer R. Vert , 47, fined $85; Rebecca Le...


Correction

In a court article regarding Angela Evans’ sentencing in the Feb. 1 issue, the headline should have said it was a 5-year sentence, because the two five-year sentences are to run concurrently. The Valley Journal regrets the error.


Lake County District Court news for Feb. 15, 2017

Judge James Manley sentenced the following people on Wednesday, Feb. 8: Mariana Waggoner was sentenced as part of a plea agreement to five years in the Department of Corrections with all of it suspended for theft. A burglary charge was dismissed. She was ordered to pay some $15,000 in restitution. Accor...


Lake County District Court news for Feb. 8, 2017

Judge James A. Manley sentenced the following people on Wednesday, Feb. 1: Sonny Morigeau , 39, had a three-year deferred sentence revoked and was given a three-year sentence to the Department of Corrections after he violated his probation by possessing methamphetamine, alcohol and marijuana on Dec. 20. ...


Turner gets deferred sentences for rape, sexual assault Turner gets deferred sentences for rape, sexual assault

POLSON — A Somers man was given two deferred sentences for rape and sexual assault on Jan. 18. Judge James A. Manley sentenced Brandon Richmond Turner, 26, to a three-year sentence and a six-month sentence in accord with a plea agreement. They will run concurrently. Prosecuting attorney Brendan M...


Drug dealer receives 5-year sentence Drug dealer receives 5-year sentence

POLSON – A woman who the state said brought “very large” quantities of methamphetamine and heroin from Washington was sentenced to two 5-year terms with the Department of Corrections last week with no time suspended. The sentences will run concurrently. Angela Christine Evans was arreste...


Lake County Justice Court news for Feb. 1, 2017

Justice of the Peace Randal L. Owens dealt with the following cases Jan. 20-26: Terrance C. Berger , 46, pleaded not guilty to driving a motor vehicle while privilege to do so is suspended or revoked. He was found guilty and fined $550 with $300 suspended, charged $35 in court costs and sentenced to 180 ...


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