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Articles with the Tag: Polson

Sheriff’s office hosts citizen’s academy

POLSON – The Lake County Sheriff’s Office will host a no-cost citizens’ academy starting Thursday, April 20, and there are still some seats available. The program runs for seven weeks on Thursday evenings with an optional range-day on a Saturday. Citizens are exposed to all facets of sherif...

Polson Rotary seeks applications

POLSON – Polson Rotary is looking forward to another successful Festival for Youth (FFY) celebration in 2017. This is year our 11th consecutive year of raising funds for local youth activities. The total amount raised in the last 10 years is now over $270,000. The majority of funds are raised through a...

Wiggin makes honor list

BILLINGS – Andrew Wiggin of Polson made the honor list for the diesel technology program in fall 2016 at Montana State University City College. According to MSU City College Dean Dr. Clifford P. Coppersmith, the honor represents a distinct accomplishment and recognizes Wiggin for his initiative and per...

County seeks bids for drone services

POLSON – Lake County will soon request bids for drone services. The county commissioners announced that they would seek the bids following a hearing on April 12. Commissioner Bill Barron said the county could use drones for search and rescue operations, which it has used a private contractor for ...

Honor Roll for spring 2017

Ronan High School honor roll   Seniors  4.0 and up: Roman Hall, Daniel Koehler, Samantha Metzger, Candice Neiss, Heather Pospishil, Jane Umbriaco 3.50-3.99: Troy Barney, Allyson Buhr, Jenaya Burns, Alicia Camel, DejaCurley-Julius, Drew Davis, Raychel Lien, Courtney Mays, Ashley McCready...

Man charged with homicide, arson, theft Man charged with homicide, arson, theft

POLSON — A man who moved to Arkansas shortly after a Ronan house fire last November has been charged with deliberate homicide, arson, aggravated burglary and theft.  Shane Thomas Northweather, 23, of Searcy, Arkansas, was arrested earlier this month. His bond was set at $200,000.  No on...

PEA holds Polson School Board Candidates Forum

POLSON —The Polson community is invited to participate in a candidate’s forum with the three candidates who are vying for the two available seats on Polson School District School Board. The forum is sponsored by Polson Education Association and will take place at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, in t...

Gianforte comes to Polson Gianforte comes to Polson

POLSON — Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte rallied GOP faithful last Thursday at the Red Lion Inn & Suites and targeted his Democrat opponent, Rob Quist.  Gianforte and Quist are squaring off to replace former U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke on May 25. Also running is Libertarian Mark ...

Briefs for April 19, 2017

MVAS hosts bon boyage, welcome aboard party   News from the Mission Valley Animal Shelter POLSON — Mission Valley Animal Shelter is hosting a bon voyage, welcome aboard party for their outgoing and incoming operations managers. Current operations manager Jill Simpson will ...

Lady Vikings win Dave Tripp Memorial, Arlee Scarlets finish third Lady Vikings win Dave Tripp Memorial, Arlee Scarlets finish third

POLSON – The Charlo Lady Vikings track and field team took first place at the Dave Tripp Memorial track meet with a score of 122.5 on Thursday. Taylor McCready won the 800 and pole vault and Allie Delaney placed first in 300 hurdles for the Lady Vikings. Carly Hergett won the 100 hurdles, long an...


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