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Articles with the Tag: Kalispell

back in the saddle back in the saddle

KALISPELL – The Mission Valley High School Rodeo team’s spring rodeo season began on March 18 during a Montana High School Rodeo Association’s twoday event held in Kalispell at the Majestic Valley Arena. Area high school athletes stood out during the event. Tyler Houle, a senior at Ronan...

Name released of driver in fatal wreck

RONAN – Lake County Sheriff Don Bell recently released the name of the woman killed in a crash that occurred on the morning of Monday, Feb. 27, between a Ronan school bus and a Honda Pilot on U.S. Highway 93 near Spring Creek Road and Lake’s Corner. Cheryl Ann Brown, 56, of Kalispell died in a...

Seasonal employees needed for inspection stations

News from the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks MONTANA — Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks is looking for seasonal employees to run Aquatic Invasive Species Inspection and Decontamination Stations around the state. Interviews will be held in Kalispell March 17-18 and...

Local men take advantage of window of opportunity Local men take advantage of window of opportunity

POLSON — When a door opens, go through it. If the door closes, go through a window, or something like that. Polson natives Aaron Purser and Mason Lagerquist saw such an opportunity after two glass shops closed as a result of the Great Recession, Purser said, and decided to take advantage of it. T...

Sports briefs for Feb. 8, 2017

Sign up for baseball RONAN — Sign ups for Mission Valley Senior Babe Ruth baseball league will be Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 6-8 p.m. at the Ronan High School commons area. Questions can be directed to Coach Alan Anderson at 406-885-3706. Run, obstacle course set to help fund sports complex C...

Dayton Elementary students benefit from book deliveries Dayton Elementary students benefit from book deliveries

DAYTON — “Have books, will travel.” With those words, Donnie Underwood described what she does every other week to bring books to children at Dayton Elementary School. Underwood, who lives in Rollins, is a retired schoolteacher who volunteers at West Shore Community Library in Lakesid...

Donna H. Tracy Hout

To each and every one who knew, cherished and enjoyed a charming lady, who was full of life for so many years, Donna H. Tracy Hout … It was Donna’s wish not to have a service. We take this time to thank all of you for being our friends, for your fellowship and for your labors of love that you...

Survey reveals local support for proposed events center

POLSON — Appointing an advisory committee looks to be the next step for the Lake County commissioners if they want to move forward on building a multi-purpose events center in the area. Consultant Billie Lee presented the results of a feasibility study to the commissioners on Thursday, Dec. 8. She w...

February winter festival to help raise funds for ice arena February winter festival to help raise funds for ice arena

POLSON — The Mission Valley Ice Arena Association is cutting back its fundraising target in order to try to bring an ice arena into fruition sooner. Hilary Lozar, chairwoman of the association, said the goal was recently scaled back from $4 million to $2 million. “We realized Polson doesn&rsqu...

School hosts Army officer, raises funds School hosts Army officer, raises funds

News from Mission Valley Christian Academy POLSON — Mission Valley Christian Academy hosted Army Chief Warrant Officer Brian Piercy from Kalispell on Monday, Nov. 7 for Veterans Day. Brian has been a member of the Army National Guard in the Kalispell unit since 2006 and has been deployed several t...

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