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Articles with the Tag: St. Ignatius

Briefs for Dec. 19, 2018

Mission, Arlee, Jocko holiday church service schedule St. Ignatius Mission   —  Dec. 24: Christmas Caroling, 11 p.m. —  Dec.  24: Midnight Mass, midnight —  Dec.  25: Christmas Day Mass, 10 a.m.    —  Dec.  31: New Ye...

Seniors for Dec. 19, 2018

ST. IGNATIUS — Happy birthday Morgie.  How much dirt is there in a hole that is 2-foot by 3-foot by 4-foot? There is no dirt in the hole. The quilters are in the center on Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Bingo is played after lunch. Meals can be delivered to qualified seniors and fro...

CSKT Pharmacy gets reduced civil penalty CSKT Pharmacy gets reduced civil penalty

ST. IGNATIUS – Approximately 2,500 oxycodone pills were stolen or unaccounted for from the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes’ Pharmacy in St. Ignatius resulting in an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration in March 2017 to March 2018. During the DEA’s inspection of th...

St. Ignatius Seniors for Dec. 12, 2018

ST. IGNATIUS — What do you get when you cross a snowman with a vampire?... frostbite. Our center is selling raffle tickets for our Christmas basket for $1 each or six for $5.  The drawing will be held on Dec. 21 at our noon meal.  The food pantry is looking for volunteers to work Tuesda...

Toys for Tots applications due Dec. 15

News from Toys for Tots  LAKE COUNTY – The local Toys for Tots program has placed donation boxes in St. Ignatius, Charlo, Ronan, Polson and Big Arm to collect gifts for children in need. The gifts will be distributed to applicants starting on Dec. 17 to Dec. 21.     More details ...

Bulldogs do work of angels Bulldogs do work of angels

ST. IGNATIUS – Nineteen St. Ignatius Middle School students put on their wings for the holiday season to help children in need. The group is called Dogs with Wings because the school’s mascot is a bulldog and the students are doing the work of angels. The group is part of a school project that...

Historic barn renovated for community use Historic barn renovated for community use

ST. IGNATIUS – Actors, brides, dancers, dairy cows and cattle are among the many who have used the huge barn across from the St. Ignatius Mission church since it was built in the 1930s. The two-story building has a rich history in the area, but it has been unusable in recent years. Now, the barn is get...

Family shares story about local smokejumper Family shares story about local smokejumper

When anyone told Margarita Kay Phillips (1956-2018) she couldn’t do something, she would work twice as hard to prove them wrong. With that mindset, she achieved a number of amazing accomplishments in her lifetime, but she wasn’t one to brag.  In fact, she didn’t like being the cente...

Mission Valley Choral Society performs Mission Valley Choral Society performs

News from the MVCS For over 50 years, singers from all around the Mission Valley have gathered to create beautiful music. Some of the former directors of MVCS have included Scotty Lea, Byron Christian, Sandy Ver Shoot, Christian Bumgarner and Mason Niblack. Many valley residents have had opportunities t...

Briefs for Nov. 28, 2018

Handel’s Messiah performed ST. IGNATIUS/RONAN — On Saturday, Dec. 1, at the St. Ignatius Mission Church, the Mission Valley Choral Society, along with srings and piano, will perform Handel’s Messiah at 1 p.m. On Sunday, Dec. 2, they will again perform Handel’s Messiah at the Rona...

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