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Stolen hangers at local charity force volunteers to take action Stolen hangers at  local charity force  volunteers to take  action

DAYTON – Charitable work can have its hangups. That’s what the volunteers at the “Teacherage” found out recently when their clothing donation building kept coming up short of hangers. The building, also known as the Community of Proctor Exchange or COPE, is located next to the o...

Home for the Holidays

Feast with community in Polson POLSON — Join the Polson community in a free made-from-scratch Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, Nov. 24. Meals will be served from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Polson Senior Center. Volunteers are encouraged to bring homemade pies, rolls and salads. This event is for the en...

Letters to the editor for Sept. 21, 2016

Dayton silver celebration successful Editor, We couldn’t have had any finer weather for Dayton Daze this year. The sun shone bright, the parade entries were creative and entertaining, the raffle tickets sold like hot cakes, and the pie-eating contest was a sight to behold. The entire community ...

Small town celebrates patriotic pride, fire department Small town celebrates patriotic pride, fire department

DAYTON — Patriotic mom Nancy Riggio waved her hands in excitement, riding on a giant inflatable Pegasus, attached to the top of a truck and wearing an American flag swimsuit in the 25th Annual Dayton Daze Parade on Saturday. She got down from the truck and stopped the parade so her cousin, Dennis Kr...

Library fundraiser tickets available

LAKESIDE – The West Shore Community Library will soon hold its annual fundraiser to ensure kids and people keep smiles on their faces when it comes to information access. “Thank you for all the wonderful books you loan us,” said Zaylyn, Dayton Elementary School student, in a letter to th...

Firefighters, EMTs to be honored Firefighters, EMTs to be honored

News from Dayton Daze DAYTON — This year marks the silver anniversary of Dayton Daze, the Chief Cliff Volunteer Fire Department’s annual fundraiser, which happens to fall on the same weekend as the 15th anniversary of 9/11. Given the fact that 2016 is also an election year, we decided...

Golden Eggs Golden Eggs

Dayton Proctor Park Association held its 11th annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 26. More than 70 children took part in the event that included prizes, a real egg hunt, games and money in the straw, which is one to the children’s favorite games. One of the games played is the duck walk. This yea...

ATV raffle to help Dayton school expand ATV raffle to help Dayton school expand

News from Dayton Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization DAYTON — The Dayton Elementary PTO is raffling off a 2016 Yamaha Kodiak 700 4-wheeler to raise funds for school improvements. Tickets are $20 each or 6 for $100. Only 3,000 tickets will be sold and the winner will be drawn when all ticke...

Flu vaccines given

SWAN LAKE CLUB HOUSE — Lake County Public Health will be giving flu vaccinations at the Swan Lake Club House from 1-2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 7. The cost is $30. Seniors are asked to please bring their Medicare/‘Part B’ coverage cards.   DAYTON —Lake County Public Health wi...

Outlaws, gunslingers take over Dayton Outlaws, gunslingers take over Dayton

  DAYTON — A band of outlaws and gunslingers boldly walked the streets in Dayton as the annual Dayton Daze parade wound its way around the tiny town twice last Saturday. Renegades were a welcome sight during this year’s outlaws and gunslingers themed event -  and could be seen all ov...

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