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Articles with the Tag: St. Ignatius

Good Old Days promises a good old time Good Old Days promises a good old time

ST. IGNATIUS — Good Old Days, the annual community celebration in St. Ignatius, is a favorite around the Mission Valley. The food, fun and atmosphere offered by the weekend-long party is one of the things that makes it so special.  Stewart Morton, a lifelong resident and participant in the fest...

Amish auction raises funds for community school Amish auction raises funds for community school

Students in any school might say recess is their favorite subject. Emily Miller, 9, Sara Yoder, 10, and Kristina Brenneman, 12, aren’t any different. “We like recess,” they said in unison. Emily also enjoys vocabulary lessons when school is in session. “I like learning new wo...

Mission eliminates animal control officer position Mission eliminates animal control officer position

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius City Council voted to eliminate the town’s animal control officer position during the July city council meeting.  Last month, council members discussed the issue in depth and came to the general consensus that if the town wanted more police officers in the ...

St. Ignatius VFW post honored at state, federal levels St. Ignatius VFW post honored at state, federal levels

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius VFW Post 106 earned several state and federal awards this spring and summer. The Montana American Legion association awarded the post with a plaque for the Best Consolidated Post Report for a small post. In addition, the post won a certificate of distinguished service...

Breakfast and bingo served up in St. Ignatius Center

ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Senior Citizens Center will again be the site of the Good Old Days Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, July 20. The breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. and continue to 11 a.m. Eggs, sausages, pancakes, orange juice and coffee will be served for $5 per person. Bingo will be played ...

St. Ignatius class celebrates turning 75

ST. IGNATIUS — The classmates of St. Ignatius class of 1956 plan to celebrate turning 75 years old by riding on a float in the Good Old Days parade on July 20. Classmates meet at the high school at 10 a.m. to prepare for the parade. A barbecue at Chuck’s place will follow the parade. Call (406) 7...

Municipal candidates begin campaigns

POLSON — With filing for municipal positions closing on June 27, three people threw their hat in the ring for Polson mayor — Heather Knutson, Michael Brandt and Bob Fulton. Incumbent Todd Erickson is running to keep his seat as Ward 1 Polson City Commissioner for a four-year term while Jill So...

Missing St. Ignatius woman found dead

ST. IGNATIUS — Missing St. Ignatius resident Mary Jean Decker, 52, was found deceased in a field last weekend not far from where she was last seen.  Lake County Undersheriff Dan Yonkin said Decker’s vehicle was found parked on St. Marys Lake Road in St. Ignatius. She was found about one m...

Mission Farmers Market plans to grow Mission Farmers Market plans to grow

ST. IGNATIUS — Vendors set up garden art, plants and even a Reiki table at the farmers market on Main Street. The market was on the smaller side, but it just opened earlier this month for the first time ever, and they’ve had luck on their side.  “It didn’t rain today,” s...

Have fun with annual Buffalo Run Have fun with annual Buffalo Run

ST. IGNATIUS — The Annual St. Ignatius Good Old Days Buffalo Run gets an early start on Saturday, July 20, with a 13.2-mile half marathon starting at 7 a.m., followed by the one, four and seven-mile events all which all begin at 8 a.m. The popular Good Old Days event, which kicks off the Saturday activ...


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