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Articles with the Tag: Polson

Polson seniors for Aug. 29, 2018

POLSON — Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad. In spite of the drought and smoke this must have been a good year for gardening because so many people have been generous in sharing their bounties with us. Believe me, it is much appreciated and helps stre...

Relief fund for Mary Ouellette set up at Whitefish Credit Union

POLSON – In addition to a Facebook fundraiser, an account has been set up at Whitefish Credit Union for people wishing to donate funds to Mary Ouellette, who was severely injured in a head-on collision on Aug. 10. Mary is being cared for at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle and according to her fami...

Skaters take to the park for 22nd annual Skate Jam Skaters take to the park for 22nd annual Skate Jam

POLSON – More than 40 skaters and spectators from across Mission Valley braved the blazing heat and engaged in some friendly competition Saturday. Participants socialized and enjoyed themselves while watching fellow riders of all ages attempt to land a variety of tricks and stunts during the 22nd annua...

Polson Seniors for Aug. 22, 2018

POLSON — I have kleptomania, but when it gets bad, I take something for it. And I’ll take a banana split anytime. That’s what you can get at the membership drive on Monday, Aug. 27. The annual election of officers for the center will take place at the birthday dinner on Aug. 24. Th...

Briefs for August 22, 2018

Vision testing available at kids wellness fair News from the Polson Lions Club The Polson Lion’s Club will be at the kids wellness fair on Saturday, Aug. 25 at Linderman Elementary School from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to demonstrate their vision screening machines. The machines have proven to detect...

Head on collision kills one, seriously injures two

POLSON – One man was killed and two passengers were seriously injured in a crash about two miles outside of town around 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 10.  Patrick Allen Pierre lll, 38, of Ronan and Pablo, was driving a Ford Mustang in the south bound lane on Kerr Dam Road near Back Road and mile maker...

Summerfest car show turns heads Summerfest car show turns heads

POLSON – The blazing heat was no match for the more than 100 antique and classic cars, trucks, sports cars and street rods that lined up and down Main Street downtown Polson on Saturday. “We had an excellent turnout,” Mission Valley Cruisers president Ron Millstead said. The one-day c...

Polson City Commission swears in new police officer

POLSON—The police department added a new officer to its ranks last week. Police officer Dylan Moll was sworn in at the Aug. 6 commission meeting. Moll attended Polson High School and earned a degree in criminal justice from Flathead Valley Community College, where he was student body president.  ...

Chili cook off fires up the taste buds Chili cook off fires  up the taste buds

POLSON – Despite soaring temperatures, chili lovers united Saturday at Riverside Park for the 12th annual Rotary Chili Cook-off. The event, hosted by the Polson Rotary Club, featured 10 talented chili teams battling for top chili honors. The chili cook-off is the premier fundraising event for the...

National Farmers Market Week celebrated locally National Farmers Market Week celebrated locally

LAKE COUNTY – Although the time has past for National Farmers Market Week, Aug. 5 to 11, it’s not too late to support local markets across the county. “We are in the produce season,” said Rosie Goldich, food and agriculture coordinator with the Lake County Community Development Cor...


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