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Articles with the Tag: Lake County

Local 4-H celebrates 100 years Local 4-H celebrates 100 years

RONAN — Together, generations of people celebrated 100 years of 4-H in Montana during the 2012 Lake County 4-H achievement program held Oct. 14 at the community center in Ronan. The annual achievement program is when Lake County members are recognized for their hard work and accomplishments throughout ...

Local lawyer hopes to unseat district judge Local lawyer hopes to unseat district judge

The District Court judge seat in District 20 is up for grabs in the Mission Valley, and two local residents are competing for the job.  Montana currently sustains 56 District Courts in 22 judicial districts. District Court judges serve six-year terms. During these terms, they hear cases including all...

Flu shots offered throughout Lake County

The Lake County Public Health Department will be offering flu shots to the public at the following locations: Arlee Senior Center — Wednesday, Oct. 3, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.  St. Ignatius Senior Center — Wednesday, Oct. 3, 3:30 -5 p.m.  Charlo Senior Center — Thursday, Oct. 4...

Lake County Justice Court news for Aug. 8, 2012

Justice of the Peace Chuck Wall dealt with the following cases July 27-Aug. 2: Gregory Allan Olsen , 38, pleaded not guilty to the amended offense of reckless driving, first offense. He was found guilty, sentenced to 90 days in jail, 76 suspended, and fined $300 plus $35 in court costs.  Jennife...

Lake County District Court news for Aug. 8, 2012

Judge Deborah Kim Christopher dealt with the following cases Thursday, Aug. 2: Alex Finley , 28, Ronan, had his 2003 suspended sentences for criminal endangerment, a felony, and criminal mischief, a felony, revoked and was sentenced to the Department of Corrections for 10 years, five suspended, on the fi...

Lake County Justice Court news for Aug. 1, 2012

Justice of the Peace Chuck Wall dealt with the following cases July 20-26: Rochelle Dawn Nelson, 26, pleaded guilty to driving a motor vehicle while privilege to do so is suspended or revoked. She was found guilty, sentenced to two days in jail and fined $250 plus $35 in court costs.  Dan L. Wa...

Lake County District Court news for Aug. 1, 2012

Judge Deborah Kim Christopher dealt with the following cases Thursday, July 19: Joseph Cahoon , 52, Pablo, had his 2011 suspended sentence for criminal endangerment, a felony, revoked and was sentenced to the Department of Corrections for three years. According to court documents, Cahoon violated his ...

South Valley Creek Bridge gets upgrade South Valley Creek Bridge gets upgrade

ARLEE — Located 4 miles northwest of Arlee, the South Valley Creek Bridge was believed to be more than 100 years old. After a century of carrying school busses, logging trucks, emergency vehicles and farm equipment, the steel structure was beginning to show its age. “It was a really old, worn-...

Lake County District Court news for June 20, 2012

Judge C.B. McNeil dealt with the following cases Wednesday, June 13: Ronald Quaring , 47, Polson, in a change of plea, admitted to the amended offense of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, a misdemeanor. He was found guilty and sentenced to six months in the Lake County Jail, all suspended ...

Tribal bus system offers affordable rides in 4 counties

Do you have eight quarters, 20 dimes or 40 nickels? For just a handful of change, you can take the Department of Human Resources Development van anywhere in Lake County.  Twelve years ago, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes opened a bus system with only two 13-passenger buses. It is now one ...


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