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Articles with the Tag: Mission Valley Aquatic Center

Chili cook off fires up the taste buds Chili cook off fires  up the taste buds

POLSON – Despite soaring temperatures, chili lovers united Saturday at Riverside Park for the 12th annual Rotary Chili Cook-off. The event, hosted by the Polson Rotary Club, featured 10 talented chili teams battling for top chili honors. The chili cook-off is the premier fundraising event for the...

Senior Olympic games take over Mission Valley Senior Olympic games take over Mission Valley

MISSION VALLEY – In the spirit of Olympic competition, some of the best ageless athletes in the state made their way to the Mission Valley this past weekend to compete in the 33rd Montana Senior Olympics Summer Games. This is the second consecutive year that athletes in age brackets starting at 50 a...

Elks’ grants aid community

News from Mission Bay Elks Lodge No. 1695 Mission Bay Elks Lodge No. 1695 has been successful in getting grants from the Elks National Foundation and given our youth self worth, alcohol and drug awareness by bringing Ray Lozano, national speaker, to our area. This was accomplished by the ENF Beacon Gran...

Former lifeguard alleges unjust firing, seeks four years of back pay

POLSON — A Polson-area woman has filed a complaint with the 20th Judicial District Court in Polson seeking four years of lost wages and benefits based on alleged wrongful discharge from her job at the Mission Valley Aquatics Center.  In the complaint, DV 17-50, Tristen Flagen said she started w...

Braving waves: swimmers compete in windy conditions during open swim race Braving waves: swimmers compete in windy conditions during open swim race

POLSON – While Flathead Lake water conditions on Saturday could have been compared to swimming in a washing machine, the choppy waters didn’t dissuade the nearly 50 swimmers who took part in the 15th annual Water Daze. “We usually have 80-100 swimmers,” said event organizer Tana Se...

Mission Valley hosts Montana Senior Olympic Games Mission Valley hosts Montana Senior Olympic Games

MISSION VALLEY – Some of Montana’s best athletes over the age of 50 made their way to the Mission Valley this past weekend to compete in the 32nd Montana Senior Olympic Games. The senior games brought more than 250 athletes along with another estimated 500 family members and spectators to the ...

Job Corps students volunteer around county Job Corps students volunteer around county

News from Kicking Horse Job Corps In honor of Earth Day and Global Youth Service Day, Kicking Horse Job Corps students could be seen around the Mission Valley this week doing their part to give back.   The Facilities Maintenance vocation has been helping the Port Polson Players with removing the...

puddle jumpers puddle jumpers

POLSON - Despite the dreary weather, nearly 70 runners came out to get some exercise and support a good cause during the March MeltDown 5K/10K race on Saturday. Due to the rain, the event turnout was a little under the weather. “Last year we had more, but it’s a rainy cold day,” said Lau...

Lake Monsters compete at state championship Lake Monsters compete at state championship

POLSON – Local swimmers qualified for a state swimming championship, held in town. More than 200 swimmers from more than a dozen swim clubs from around the state gathered this past weekend at the Mission Valley Aquatic Center for the 2017 Montana State Short Course Championship. During the three-...

Lake Monsters start season with swim meet, clinic Lake Monsters start season with swim meet, clinic

POLSON — The weekend of October 15-16 our own Polson Lake Monsters swim team competed in their first meet of the season, the Whitefish Fall Frenzy Invitational. All of the Lake Monster athletes that participated did a great job. Jack Edwards, Kilty Edwards, Chase Hansen, Gus Hertz, Ashley Maki, Dixie M...


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