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Articles with the Tag: Ronan

Local woman opens beading supply shop Local woman opens beading supply shop

RONAN — With a vintage suitcase painted with flowers in the front window, Dacia Whitworth’s bead supply store beckons shoppers and visitors to Ronan’s Main Street.  Northern Creations opened on Feb. 1, and Whitworth, owner and proprietor, was selling beads out of the box before she ...

St. Luke receives national recognition for quality improvement St. Luke receives national recognition for quality improvement

RONAN — As changes in the nationwide health care system continue at an unprecedented rate, measuring the improvement of the quality of that care becomes a major focal point. To that end, the National Rural Health Resource Center has initiated a public recognition program of critical access hospitals...

Best ‘Irish’ dressed to win special prize

RONAN — Just when we began to think that spring is here, nature has to let us know that winter is still around.  The foot clinic and our St. Patrick’s Day celebration are on Wednesday, March 13. There will be corned beef and cabbage,door prizes and a 50/50 drawing. Meals are at noon for $...

Ronan residents get update on Highway 93 project Ronan residents get update on Highway 93 project

RONAN — Nearly 100 local residents packed Ronan’s Community Center March 4 to hear a presentation regarding proposed U.S. Highway 93 improvements, take a look at the proposed roadway, and ask questions of Montana Department of Transportation personnel and engineers.  The $23 million proje...

Ronan Chamber of Commerce recognizes community builders

RONAN — The Ronan Area Chamber of Commerce biennial membership banquet was held at the Mission Mountain Country Club Feb. 22. Built around the theme that the chamber is “doing things most people think just happen,” the spotlight fell on individuals “who are the ones who actually ma...

Ronan bids fond farewell to Rita Tingey Ronan bids fond farewell to Rita Tingey

When Rita Tingey joined the staff of Ronan-Pablo School District No. 30 in the fall of 2009, she said she had one simple objective. “My first goal was just to survive,” Tingey said with a laugh. “My classroom was on the stage. There was no blackbox theater, no dressing room, no shop to b...

Bridge on Little Bitterroot Road to close for replacement Bridge on Little Bitterroot Road to close for replacement

HOT SPRINGS — Christensen Bridge, the third bridge from Montana Highway 28 traveling east on Little Bitterroot Road about three and a half miles from Hot Springs, will be closed for replacement March 18-April 8, according to a press release from the Lake County Commissioner’s Office. “It...

'Grease' comes to Ronan 'Grease' comes to Ronan

RONAN — “Grease,” the rock and roll party scene of the 1950’s as Ronan High School theater arts students step back in time to present this classic. Set in their great- grandparent’s era, students are experiencing a small taste of life with leather jackets, jukeboxes, radio hour,...

Ronan senior headed to West Point Ronan senior headed to West Point

RONAN — Ronan High School senior Shelby Grant has been admitted to the United States Military Academy at West Point.   Founded in 1802, West Point is located on the Hudson River in Upstate New York and is the oldest military academy in the United States. Every student receives a free education ...

Birth announcements for March 6, 2013 Birth announcements for March 6, 2013

Addyson Kate Jordan POLSON — Addyson Kate Jordan was born Feb. 19, 2013 at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces. Parents are Travis and Kimberly Jordan of Ronan. Paternal grandparents are Barb Chandler and Don Jordan of Bonners Ferry, Idaho. Maternal grandparents ar...


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