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Paddy Trusler reflects on 34-year career with Lake County Paddy Trusler reflects on 34-year career with Lake County

“I got my masters and Ph.D. from the school of hard knocks, the Lake County government,” County Commissioner Paddy Trusler said in his remarks about the state of Lake County during the Polson Chamber of Commerce on Dec. 5. “That’s true, too,” he agreed during an interview lat...

Polson woman spots wolves in her backyard Polson woman spots wolves in her backyard

POLSON — On Dec. 28, Joyce Norman was sitting with her legs draped over the arm of a favorite overstuffed chair when she noticed deer rushing through her yard. “Wow,” she thought, “the whole herd of them.” Following the 23 deer were a black wolf and a large gray wolf wearing ...

Deputy Duryee resigns from sheriff's office

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Information sought on WBC burglary

POLSON — On Dec. 30 at approximately 12:45 a.m., a burglary occurred at Western Building Center, 905 First St. E. in Polson. If you have any information in regard to this crime or any other crime, please call Lake County Crimestoppers at (406) 883-7309 or (406) 883-7277 for Det. Juan Maso at the Polson...

Young Polson wrestlers weather adversity Young Polson wrestlers weather adversity

POLSON — The Polson Pirates, coming off two straight division titles, have one of the youngest teams head coach Bob Owen has ever led.  The Pirate wrestling squad boasts a large roster of 29 athletes; however, of these 29 wrestlers, only two are seniors. This, compared with the team’s fiv...

Pirates fall to Rams

The Polson boys hoopsters saw a disappointing end to their winter break when the visiting Loyola Rams scored a 57-54 victory over the Pirates.  Riley Sampson led his team with 22 points, followed by Cedric Smith with 14. Sampson also pulled down an impressive 19 rebounds. Despite outscoring the Ra...

Pirates struggle in 2 games

The Polson Pirates fell in two hard-fought losses before the holiday break, dropping a Northwest A conference game to the Frenchtown Broncs Dec. 20, 50-48, and losing a tight contest against Mission Valley rivals the Ronan Chiefs Dec. 21, 29-28. Against the Broncs, Cedric Smith led Polson with 13 points, ...

Polson residents reminded to clear snow

Once again the snow season is upon us, and we would like to remind Polson residents of the policies and ordinances that exist regarding snow removal from city streets and public sidewalks.  There is currently a snow removal policy for the city streets that outlines three tiers of priority. This priority...

Polson schools address safety

POLSON — Following the horrific Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings, parents and students around the nation have been justifiably nervous about school. But the Polson community should be pleased to learn that school administrators, the Polson Police Department and the Lake County Sheriff’s Off...

Polson girls to cheer in London Polson girls to cheer in London

POLSON — Most high school juniors are looking forward to Christmas and maybe some snowboarding, but Kayla Forman and Shaelyn Simshaw are heading off to London the day after Christmas.  The two Polson High School students were selected for the trip last July by the Universal Cheerleaders Associa...


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