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Articles with the Tag: Ronan

Commissioners to vote on new Ronan library district

RONAN — During the Jan. 30 Ronan City Council meeting, librarian Jolaina Cramer confirmed the Lake County Commissioners would hold a public hearing to decide whether or not to move forward with the creation of a new library district in Ronan.  The City of Ronan was forced to cut library funding...

Local wrestlers go big at divisionals Local wrestlers go big at divisionals

The Ronan Chiefs won the Western B-C Divisional wrestling title last weekend in Thompson Falls with a team score of 188, while the Mission-Charlo team came in second with 137. Ronan head coach Cory Johnston said the team had 11 individual qualifiers for state. “It was awesome,” Johnston sai...

Chiefs gear up for senior night

The Ronan Chiefs lost 43-38 to Troy on Saturday. Senior Carston Baertsch led his team in scoring with nine points, while Alex Quequesah added eight and Jalen Bell had seven. Bell also grabbed 10 rebounds, three on offense, and added an assist and a steal. Baertsch and Quequesah had four steals apiece. ...

Warrior walks for the fallen Warrior walks for the fallen

MISSION VALLEY — The American military is unlike many other militaries in the world. It is 100-percent volunteer. This means that those who serve make the honorable, selfless and noble choice to put themselves between the bullets and the rest of us — and they do it of their own free will.  ...

Bowler shatters Lucky Strike record Bowler shatters Lucky Strike record

RONAN — Lucky Strike Lanes in Ronan is no stranger to exciting sports news as of late.  On Dec. 21, brothers Josh and Jake Starkel bowled a perfect game on the same night. One week later, Jake did it again. And less than a month after the Starkel brothers made history, Julian Dullinger set a...

Police still seeking Ronan hit-and-run driver

RONAN — Lake County Undersheriff Dan Yonkin said officials continue to investigate the Dec. 11 hit-and-run death of 63-year-old Robert E. Vanguten. According to a press release, Lake County 911 received a report of an unresponsive adult male lying the parking lot of a Ronan tavern Dec. 11 around 8:1...

Ronan Chiefs basketball: ‘There’s no quit in us’ Ronan Chiefs basketball: ‘There’s no quit in us’

Despite a seemingly insurmountable list of injuries and more than their fair share of adversity, the Ronan Chiefs never stopped fighting and are in the midst of a comeback winning streak. Head coach Steve Woll said the team lost seven seniors to graduation last year and started the season with a 3-3 recor...

Maidens topple Hamilton, Loyola

The Ronan Maidens saw a stellar weekend of competition, beating Hamilton 47-44 on Friday and conference rival Loyola 58-51 on Saturday.  Against Hamilton, the No. 1 Class A team in the state, Ronan jumped out to a 12-0 lead in the first and led 16-6 after one quarter. The Maidens were up 39-28 after ...

Ronan resident killed in Missoula wreck

MISSOULA — Ronan resident Corwin D. Cornelius, 34, was killed in a three vehicle accident Jan. 13 in Missoula. Cornelius was traveling north on North Reserve Street when his Dodge minivan crossed the center line and impacted two southbound vehicles — a Toyota pickup and a Saturn Vue.  ...

Disabled veterans need new van

The Ronan/Mission Valley community has one van to transport veterans to Ft. Harrison VA Hospital, Missoula and Kalispell VA clinics as well as other destinations as determined by their medical personnel. Our current DAV vehicle is a 1999 model with just less than 200,000 miles on the odometer. It has been ou...


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