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Hundahl gets caught three times

A Polson man who was busted for possessing methamphetamine three times was committed to the Montana Department of corrections for five years, with none of that time suspended, at District Court in Polson on Oct. 31. According to charging documents, on June 10, 2017, Robin Wade Hundahl, 54, was the subject of a traffic stop for displaying expired tags on his vehicle’s license plate. After a brief attempt at eluding law enforcement, Hundahl was stopped at the Walmart parking lot in Polson. A search of the vehicle Hundahl was driving turned up a lunchbox containing methamphetamine and money.  Hundahl denied the meth was his but claimed the cash. He signed a plea agreement on O...


Murphy's rape charges get reduced to negligent endangerment

A Polson apartment manager who was accused of raping a woman will spend no more than the one day in jail that he has already served.  David Thomas Murphy, 64, was sentenced at District Court in Polson on Monday, Oct. 29, to the amended charges of misdemeanor negligent endangerment and felony tamperin...


Lake County Justice Court news for Oct. 17, 2018

Justice of the Peace Randal L. Owens dealt with the following cases Sept. 28-Oct. 1: Trevor Alan Moss , 31, pleaded not guilty to the amended charge of driving without a valid driver’s license. He was found guilty and fined $500 with $400 suspended, charged $35 in court costs and sentenced to 180 d...


Mathias serving sentence for sexual assault

A Polson man was committed at District Court in Polson on Oct. 11 to the Montana Department of Corrections for six years with two years suspended for sexually assaulting a young girl.  Brandon J. Mathias, 29, pled guilty to felony sexual assault on Aug. 23. According to court records, on Jan. 3, a...


Lake County marriages and divorces for September 2018

Marriages: Cassandra Normandeau and Daniel Walaka Ilac Adam Wyatt Bradbury and Paula Ann Love Talbot Cade Thompson and Cheyenne Jae Feltz Lilly Anne Stanfield and John W. McCullough Nathan William Gage and Madeline Hazel Julin Ashleigh Janice Lynch and Lathan Garrett Alger Kelly Marie Bradley and Michael ...


Former bus driver might avoid jail time

The former school bus driver and owner of the bus company contracted by the St. Ignatius School District who was charged with dealing methamphetamine entered into a plea agreement at District Court in Polson on Thursday, Sept. 27. The plea agreement could keep him from being incarcerated.  Scott Will...


Lake County Justice Court news for Oct. 3, 2018

Justice of the Peace Randal L. Owens dealt with the following cases Sept. 7-27: The following individuals were found guilty of speeding: Kelly M. Clough , 54, fined $85; Jimmy Glen Graham , 60, fined $70; Shane David Jackola , 46, fined $120; Steven Allan Christiansen , 61, fined $105; Logan Davis Ta...


Kaliman sentenced for exploitation

The former Financial Coordinator of Mission Mountain Enterprises, Jessica Lynn Kaliman, 39, of Clayton, Washington, was committed to the state Department of Corrections for three years with all but one day jail time already served suspended. Kaliman had entered a plea of guilty at District Court in Polson on...


Man who fires rifle into river at park pleads not guilty to criminal endangerment

A Polson man entered a plea of not guilty at District Court in Polson today to felony criminal endangerment.  Marty Jay Billmayer, 45, is accused of firing multiple rounds from a .22 caliber rifle into the Flathead River at about 6 o’clock the evening of Aug. 23 while at Riverside Park in Polso...


Davis sentenced for school robbery Davis sentenced for school robbery

A Polson man was committed to the state Department of Corrections for a total of ten years with five years suspended at District Court in Polson on Thursday, Sept. 6.  Davis was ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $5,700.86. Richard Anthony Davis, 30, entered a plea of guilty during an ear...


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