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Art fills courthouse lawn during Sandpiper Art Festival Art fills courthouse lawn during Sandpiper Art Festival

POLSON – Last Saturday marked the 48th year the Sandpiper Art Festival transformed the quiet oasis of shade trees and open space of the Lake County Courthouse lawn into a one-day bustling marketplace for original fine art and hand-made crafts. Polson artisan Kristy Humble joined more than 40 artist ...

Thank you goes out to classic country participants

POLSON — All of us at classic country jammin’ would like to thank each and every one of you who came to our second jam on Sunday, Aug. 4, at the Elks. We had 18 musicians and 32 people who just came to dance or listen to the music. We not only had musicians from Mission Valley but also from Kalis...

Man dies while swimming in Flathead Lake

FINLEY POINT – Lake County Sheriff Don Bell released the name of a man who died in Flathead Lake on Sunday, Aug. 4. Michael John Chernikoff, 34, of Polson, was riding in a boat when he decided to get out and swim to Bird Island, according to Bell. Chernikoff experienced complications during his swim...

Players end season with 'Savanah Sipping Society' Players end season with 'Savanah Sipping Society'

Rounding out the Port Polson Players 44th season of summer theatre, “The Savannah Sipping Society” opens on Thursday, Aug. 8, and plays thru Sunday, Aug. 25. Curtain times are 8 p.m. Wednesdays thru Saturdays with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. at Polson’s Beautiful Theatre on the Lake.  ...

Mission Valley Museum Consortium announces end of season news

Arlee Arlee Jocko Valley Museum Our historic site is open from 2-4 p.m. on Aug. 17, 31 and Sept 2, Labor Day . The museum has many historical displays including many photographs of Native and homesteading families. There are hundreds of obituaries with genealogy information. We are located at the c...

Polson Senior News for Aug. 7, 2019

POLSON — “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream” – C.S. Lewis There will be no bingo on Friday, Aug. 9. Exercise group meets every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10:30 a.m. Anyone is welcome to join. Tuesdays and Fridays there is a bridge group that me...

Briefs for July 31, 2019

Saturday open air markets support youth boxing POLSON – Every Saturday during the summer months from 9 a.m. to noon, the Jette Store in Polson hosts an open air flea market. Vendor spots are $10 each. Proceeds benefit the Polson Boxing Club. For more information contact Matthew at: 406-396-5746. ...

Hunter education class announced

News from CSKT  Class for the Polson, Ronan, Pablo summer Hunter Education course will start Tuesday, Aug. 20, in room 118 of the Beaverhead math and science building on the Salish Kootenai College campus in Pablo. The course is free of charge. All classes will begin at 6:30 p.m. and end at 9 p.m. ...

Flathead Festival of Art splashes a bit of color in Sacajawea Park Flathead Festival of Art splashes a bit of color in Sacajawea Park

POLSON – Sunny, warm weather greeted attendees during the fifth annual Flathead Festival of Art along the shores of Flathead Lake in Sacajawea Park. The two-day festival presented by the Sandpiper Art Gallery started on Saturday and ran through Sunday afternoon. The event is a prelude to the much la...

More than 800 players take to downtown streets for annual 3-on-3 More than 800 players take to downtown streets for annual 3-on-3

POLSON – Three blocks of downtown Polson were closed off to traffic as basketball players and fans filled the streets for the annual Flathead Lake 3-on-3 basketball tournament this past weekend. The two-day event, first played in 1992, has grown into one of Montana’s most popular and longest- ...

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