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Articles with the Tag: Seniors


POLSON — There are a few perks to being old; people no longer view you as being a hypochondriac and in a hostage situation, you are likely to be released first. A Health Care Choice representative will be here on Thursday, May 18, at 12:30 p.m., and again on June 1, 15, and 29. On Friday, May 12,...


RONAN — I hope everyone remembered their mothers and all the special ladies in their lives on Mother’s Day. Where would we be without our mothers? There are a lot of things going on this coming week at the Mission Valley Senior Center. On Wednesday the foot clinic will be here for anyone who n...

Health Care Choices – Be Wise’ coming to Polson

News from CSKT Natural Resources POLSON — “Health Care Choices – Be Wise,” a skill-building program, will be offered at the Polson Senior Center in May and June 2017. The program is free and open to any adult who is interested in participating in the four program sessions. The pu...

Briefs for My 10, 2017

Montana Senior Olympics comes to Mission Valley The 32nd annual Montana Senior Olympics will be held June 15-17 in the Mission Valley and now is the time for all athletes age 50 and older to sign up for their favorite individual and team sports. The Montana Senior Olympics features 14 different sportin...

Ronan NRCS Earth Team volunteer earns national award

RONAN —Spring has come to our beautiful valley. All of the lovely colors are popping out everywhere. There are a lot of things going on at the Mission Valley Senior Center. The AARP Driver’s Safety Course will be held on Thursday, May 11, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The cost is $15 for AARP members and...


POLSON — It's better to be healthy than wise; getting sick can be expensive but you can be stupid for free. Falling and injuring my knee wasn’t the brightest thing I ever did but I can take some solace knowing I’m helping my doctor make his yacht payments. And speaking of being healthy, a H...

Volunteer, help while you can

ST. IGNATIUS — Volunteering is wonderful. Yes, volunteering is a great way to help your community. It gives you a purpose and reason to take a shower, get dressed, have some fun with friends and help the elderly. Yes, we are all headed towards becoming elderly so why not help while we can? And just may...


RONAN — Well, shut my mouth. Last Friday I made the remark that it hadn’t rained all day, and when I went to go outside a few minutes later, it was pouring. Montana weather: if you don’t like it, wait a minute and it will change. Welcome to May. I can hardly wait to see all the flowers t...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — May your day be filled with blessings, like the sun that lights the sky and may you always have the courage to spread your wings and fly. On Wednesday, May 3, we will serve our Mother’s Day dinner at 5:30 p.m. Bring your mothers, grandmothers, and mothers-inlaw and join us for a...


RONAN — They say that April showers bring May flowers. Can you imagine the 
beauty in the flowerbeds and lawns in May? Awesome.  If you didn’t make it to the turkey dinner last Thursday evening, you really missed a fantastic meal. Because of the power outage, we had it a week late. Please...

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