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RONAN — Welcome to spring (we hope). The warmer weather has sure been nice and I’m sure that we are all glad to see the ice go. We have the AARP tax preparers here every Wednesday to help you get your taxes done. Give the center a call at 406- 676-2371 to sign up for an appointment. It is best...

St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS — The difference between school and life? In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson. Our bake sale was a hit. Thank you to everyone who participated. We serve meals every Tuesday and Friday at noon and o...


POLSON — The first five days after the weekend are the hardest. And this week proved that - snow, ice and more of the above. Still, look at what the rest of the country is getting and realize that we live in a pretty special place. More people than usual came last Thursday for Wanda’s meatloaf du...


DIXON — Does this 40-plus degree weather, blue skies, and winter thaw give you early Spring fever? This has been a real Montana winter ... I am fortunate to be retired and able to hibernate most of the time. I do appreciate going to the Dixon Senior Center to interact with people. You can come to Di...

Boxing Club free for all ages Boxing Club free for all ages

News from the Polson Boxing Club POLSON — The Polson Boxing Club has started a fundraising campaign for insurance, travel and equipment. Our organization does not charge participants nor do we have employees. We are offering donors a club t-shirt for their contribution of $20 or more. Bill West...

Arlee joins tribal officer staff

ARLEE — So much for welcoming February. Tonight as I write this for the Feb. 8 issue of the Valley Journal, the temperature is -1 degree. Brrrr. Tonight it would be wise to leave a faucet dripping and keep a cupboard door under the sink open. We’ll celebrate Valentine’s Day anyway, Feb. ...


ARLEE — An optimist is a man going after Moby Dick in a rowboat with a jar of tartar sauce. Our tax preparers will be here Mondays and Thursdays starting on Feb. 2. Call for your appointment time at 406-883-4735. A group gathers to play Bridge on Tuesdays and Fridays after lunch. There’s ro...

Free Tax Assistance offered

LAKE COUNTY — 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 preparers are trained and certified through the IRS and must sign a...


RONAN — Well, I’m back. I don’t know what hit me, but I wouldn’t wish it on anybody. Thanks, Auggie for filling in for me. Here we are into February already. It sure seems like January went by in a hurry. Aren’t the longer daylight hours nice? Now, if it would just warm up. N...

Arlee joins tribal officer staff

ARLEE — A happy goodbye to January. It lasted much too long this year. A big welcome goes to February along with wishes for a Happy Valentine’s Day. Our center is making it an occasion with a special dinner the second Saturday evening of February. We will begin that day with our traditional Valen...

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