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Articles with the Tag: Polson

City approves PILT agreement with housing developer

POLSON – By a 5-1 vote with Stephen Turner dissenting, the City Commission last week approved a payment in lieu of taxes, or PILT, agreement with the developer of a low-income housing project.  The agreement, which will provide $10,827 for city services such as police and fire, follows an annou...

Freeway Shootout affects local attorney, cattle rancher

POLSON – A shootout between a father and son and law enforcement last week has some local implications. Lake County’s deputy civil attorney Walter E. “Wally” Congdon said a cattle ranch that he owns a mile east of Missoula County just north of Interstate 90 received some stray shot...

Public invited to attend interpretive trail opening Public invited to attend interpretive trail opening

News from the City of Polson The City of Polson and the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes invite everyone to join our ribbon-cutting celebration at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 27, at Polson’s Sacajawea Park for the official opening of the Interpretive Trail Sign project.  This project beg...

Man charged with slashing another’s forehead

POLSON – A 37-year-old Finley Point man has been charged with assault with a weapon after allegedly slashing another man across the forehead with a knife. William James Redwood was charged after Polson Police responded to St. Joseph’s Hospital on April 2 where a man was being treated for a cut...

Mission Valley Christian Academy graduates four Mission Valley Christian Academy graduates four

News from Mission Valley Christian Academy POLSON – The Mission Valley Christian Academy held its commencement exercises on Friday evening, May 19, at New Life Church in Polson. Four students from the class of 2017 received their diplomas after they presented slideshows and gave their senior speec...

Pirates win hurdles competition Pirates win hurdles competition

CORVALLIS – Danny DiGiallonardo clocked a personal best 41.24 winning the 300 hurdles for the Pirates during two-day Western A Divisional at the Corvallis Community Events Center on Friday. DiGiallonardo and running mates Matthew Rensvold, Kyle Druyvestein and Tanner Wilson also won the 400 relay. ...

Lady Pirates win two, drop one Lady Pirates win two, drop one

POLSON - The Lady Pirates pummeled visiting Whitefish 18-0 and 20-1 in the season finale doubleheader on Friday evening.  At the plate, Haley Fyant went 6-for-7 with two doubles, a triple, a home run and seven RBIs. Fellow Lady Pirate Camas Renault also had a good series going 6-for-7 with a double a...

Polson Boys win divisional tennis title

POLSON – Polson Pirates and Lady Pirates tennis squads battled foes and weather alike during the Northwestern A divisional tournament held in Polson. The two-day event that began May 16 lasted an extra day due to weather suspending play on the second day.  The boys won the overall team title wi...


POLSON — I wish the buck really did stop here; I could use a few of them. It’s not hard to meet expenses, they’re everywhere. A Health Care Choice representative will be here on Thursday, June 1, at 12:30 p.m., and again on Thursday, June 15, and Thursday, June 29. Bingo is played her...

Honor loved one, sponsor flower basket

POLSON — With Memorial Day coming on May 29, the Polson Chamber would like to remind residents that a perfect memorial for a friend or loved one is to sponsor one of the colorful flower baskets that decorate Polson all summer long. Your sponsorship will provide assistance in raising the $17,000 necessa...


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