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Festival of Trees event adds tree viewing

POLSON — It’s festival time. Festival of Trees that is. This will be the festival’s 21st year in Polson. Mark your calendar for Saturday, Dec. 7.  This year we are so excited to offer tree viewing for the public on Friday, Dec. 6, at the KwaTaqNuk Resort from 7-9 p.m. Santa will be ...

Local church collects donation to help feed children Local church collects donation to help feed children

News from ELCA   POLSON — Good Shepherd Lutheran Church is one of nearly 9,100 congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America participating in “God’s work. Our hands.” Across the country, thousands of ELCA members will be engaging in service work to make a positi...

Cool cash gathered for ice arena Cool cash gathered for ice arena

POLSON – Folks are building an ice hockey rink by selling one $3 shaved ice treat at a time. This past summer, siblings Zayne and Summer Newman, along with friends Max Violett and Corben Carlson, teamed up to operate a shaved-ice stand. They donated their proceeds to the building fund of the Mission...

Polson celebrates homecoming week, teams win games Polson celebrates homecoming week, teams win games

POLSON – The Polson High School campus was buzzing with school spirit as the students, faculty and community members celebrated homecoming festivities last week. Homecoming activities included a parade, pep assembly, hall decorating, float construction, tailgate party, dress-up days, a barbeque and ...

View from the Library

Fall is upon us and with falling leaves come rising program opportunities. There is so much going on at the library in October, we hope you will be able to attend at least one of our exciting events. On Thursday, Oct. 3, at 5:30 p.m., the library is hosting an author reading and signing for the book, &ldq...

Polson seniors for Oct. 2, 2019

POLSON — There will be a flu shot clinic on Oct. 3, from 10 a.m. to noon. Medicare will cover this. The veterans’ representative will be here on Friday, Oct. 4, from 10 a.m. to noon.  Lunch for the week:  —  Wednesday, Oct. 2: Salisbury steak, whipped potatoes &mdash...

New date set for jail levy vote

LAKE COUNTY – Lake County Commissioners voted Thursday afternoon to move the Criminal Justice Facilities-Operations mill levy mail-in vote to Jan. 28, 2020. The vote was considered for an earlier date. The purpose of the date change is to satisfy a Montana State statute that requires an 85-day waiti...

Polson to hire search firm to find new city manager

POLSON – After nearly 11 months without a permanent head of city government, the city of Polson will contract with a professional hiring firm to find its next city manager. At the city commission meeting, city planner Kyle Roberts said the city had posted a call for applicants to the city manager po...

Locals participate in worldwide climate protest Locals participate in worldwide climate protest

POLSON – About 50 people gathered on the Lake County courthouse lawn to do their part in what was a global climate protest on Friday. Around the world, masses of young people filled the streets on every continent for a day of global protests. According to the New York Times: “Organizers estima...

Food pantry needs cash donations

Editor, It is that time of year again when the overwhelming 
generosity of the Town Pump manifests itself in their Matching Gift program. This year, Town Pump has increased its matching gift total to $12,000. For every cash donation made to Polson Loaves and Fish Food Pantry, the Town Pump will 
match it ...

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