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Articles with the Tag: Polson

New crafts, clothing store receives redevelopment funds

POLSON – Updates to a long-empty Main Street storefront will be made with the help of funds from the Polson Redevelopment Agency.  Carol Lynn Lapotka, owner of Eddie Boy LLC, has purchased 212 Main Street, the former home of Jackie M’s footwear. She plans to use the storefront to sell Mon...

Players open '12 Angry Men' Players open '12 Angry Men'

News from Port Polson Players POLSON — Even though a snow-related accident took out the Highway 93 theatre sign on the south end of Polson, “The Show Must Go On,” as The Port Polson Players, in association with Mission Valley Friends of the Arts, present Reginald Rose’s award win...

Free income tax assistance offered

News from the AARP Tax-Aide Program  MISSION VALLEY -The AARP Tax-Aide Program provides free help in preparing and electronically filing Federal and State income tax returns for low to moderate-income taxpayers. This service is free to taxpayers of any age. All volunteer tax preparers are traine...

Youth development drives Polson Golf Professional’s work Youth development drives Polson Golf Professional’s work

By Mary Auld  for the Valley Journal  POLSON - Cameron Milton was named the Polson Chamber of Commerce 2018 Citizen of the Year. He was also recognized on the national golf scene earlier last year, with the 2018 Professional Golfers’ Association Youth Player Development Award.  Bot...

Snowpack below normal despite extreme February snowfall Snowpack below normal despite extreme February snowfall

LAKE COUNTY – Last week’s snowfall closed schools and created treacherous driving conditions, but up in the mountains snow accumulation is still below average.  As of March 3, the Flathead Basin received just 91 percent of its normal snowpack for the season. This was despite significant s...

Bachert sentenced in assisted living facility neglect incident

Will Benjamin Bachert, 27, of Polson, was sentenced at District Court in Polson on Feb. 28 to three years with the Montana Department of Corrections with all of that time suspended.  He pled guilty to criminal endangerment in January. The charge stems from neglecting a patient with special needs in h...

Hwy. 93 drunk driving incident heard in court

A former Wolf Point man convicted of felony criminal endangerment had his imposition of sentencing deferred for three years for a charge stemming from a drunken driving incident where he went on a high-speed drive between Polson and Pablo on U.S. Highway 93. On Dec. 20, Chris Allen Myrick, 36, pled guilty...

Sportspage bowling results for the week of Feb. 19

Tuesdsay Fun Seekers did not bowl   Tuesday Night Moonlighters High Team Game:West Shore Cabinets1002 High Team Series:West Shore Cabinets2825 High Game Scratch:Keith Paul                278 High Game HandicapDave Brown     ...

Polson seniors for March 6, 2019

POLSON — There are three kinds of people; those who can count and those who can’t. Our AARP tax preparers fall into the former group and are here on Mondays and Thursdays. Call 406-883-4735 to make an appointment. A group of pinocle players meets every Thursday after lunch. With other card pla...

Planning stage for Polson city manager search begins

POLSON – The City of Polson may return to an option for selecting a city manager that the commission rejected in November.  Ruth Hodges, chair of the City Manager Search Committee, said the committee voted in favor of recommending the city hire an independent firm to conduct the hiring process....


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