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Streetscape needs waste receptacles, funds Streetscape needs waste receptacles, funds

POLSON — With coneflowers, lavender and other native plants growing on the corners of Polson’s Main Street and shiny new benches, waste receptacles and bike racks, the Polson Community Development Agency’s Streetscape Project has made a lot of progress in downtown Polson.  But with ...

Pedestrian hit by SUV Pedestrian hit by SUV

Polson student wins state competition Polson student wins state competition

POLSON — Fourth-grader Jason Buffington’s poster of an apple tree’s cycle of life won the 2012 Montana Association of Conservation Districts poster contest after first winning the Lake County contest. His bright poster will be entered in the national contest.  “From soil to sp...

Polson boys’ soccer team plans for playoffs Polson boys’ soccer team plans for playoffs

POLSON — “It’s not a rebuilding year, it’s a reloading year,” said Jess Kittle, Polson High School boys soccer coach.  Kittle, his assistant coach Mike Moll and volunteer coaches Chris Moore and Dane Huyser have five seniors on their team.  Senior James Larson is...

Lady Pirates work hard with divisionals coming Lady Pirates work hard with divisionals coming

POLSON — The competition is good-natured, but it’s there as the Polson High Schools girls practice soccer at Linderman field.  Head coach Michael Hewston and assistant Jose Franco focus on competition and how each individual player is improving.  With eight girls on the team, who ...

Pirates whip Whitefish Pirates whip Whitefish

POLSON — The Polson Pirates crushed the Whitefish Bulldogs Friday by a score of 42-10.  Polson running back Drew Kvam rushed for 71 yards on five carries for an average of 14.2 yards per carry and two touchdowns. As a team, the Pirates ate up 325 yards on the ground and rushed for five touchdow...

Lady Pirate golf wins state

For the second year in a row, the Polson girls brought home the state championship for golf. The Class A State High School Golf Tournament was held over the weekend at the Old Works Golf Course in Anaconda. Team rounds of 356 and 366 gave the Lady Pirates a 722 total, 57 strokes ahead of second place Laur...

Lady Pirates falter against Whitefish Lady Pirates falter against Whitefish

Polson hosted a non-conference and a conference game last week. Against Loyola, Polson won 25-14, 25-19, 26-24. The Heart Breakers, a top Class B state contender, couldn’t seem to break through Polson’s defense. “My girls were prepared for their attacks and took care of it,” hea...

City commissioners pass budget

POLSON — Polson City Commissioners approved Resolution No. 1033, adopting a budget for the City of Polson for fiscal year 2012-13. including medical mills. The resolution allowed the city to impose 5.5 mills for permissive medical mills, at a value of $9,248 per mill, which will generate approximate...

Lady Pirates pump it up against Libby

The Polson volleyball team came up short against the Thompson Falls Blue Hawks in a non-conference match on the road last Thursday, losing three straight.  “(Thompson Falls) is a great program with huge hitters,” head coach Jan Toth said. “We struggled from the first game, unable to...


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