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Chiefs win on senior night

Senior night proved to be a memorable evening for the Ronan Chiefs, as they beat the neighboring Mission Bulldogs 50-47 last Thursday. On Friday, the Chiefs traveled to Columbia Falls, where they weren’t so fortunate against the Wildcats, losing 84-52.    Ronan 50, St. Ignatius 47 ...

'Healing rooms' reopen in Ronan

RONAN — After being closed for two months, the Healing Rooms of the Mission Valley will re-open Friday, Feb. 15, at 22 Second Ave. SW in Ronan. Hours are from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Look for the folding sidewalk sign in the middle of the block each Friday announcing the healing rooms are open. No appointmen...

Griz coming to town

RONAN — The University of Montana football Grizzlies will be coming to the Mission Valley this spring for the annual Maroon and Silver Scrimmage. The action, which climaxes the team’s spring training, will take place on the Laverne Parish Memorial Field turf at Ronan High School on Saturday, Apri...

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...


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