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Births for Oct. 9, 2019 Births for Oct. 9, 2019

Samuel Biggs RONAN — Samuel Rodrick Biggs was born Sept. 21, 2019, at St. Luke Community Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds, 5.3 ounces and joins siblings Kalina Wheeler and Eryn Biggs. Parents are John Biggs and Bobbie Wheeler of St. Ignatius. Paternal grandparents are George E. Biggs and Barbra Jean Biggs of St. Ignatius. Maternal grandparents are Randy and Laneta Wheeler and Linda Colman of St. Ignatius.  

Births for October 2, 2019 Births for October 2, 2019

Sonora Rodriguez   POLSON — Sonora Rose Rodriguez was born on Sept. 18, 2019, in the Nesting Place at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 21 inches long and weighed 7 pounds, 7.4 ounces. Sonora’s parents are Emonda MiddleRider and Joe Rodriguez of Polson. Maternal grandparents...

Free short film screening coming to Polson

POLSON – Pop Up Film Festival, a different kind of film festival designed to support local businesses and provide an accessible venue for small filmmakers to have their ideas seen and reviewed, will take place Sunday, Sept. 29 from 2-4:30 p.m. at Good Coffee Roasting Company, 201 Third Ave. E in Polson...

Births for Sept. 25, 2019 Births for Sept. 25, 2019

  Collin Stuart   POLSON — Collin Grey Stuart was born on Aug. 28, 2019, at the Nesting Place in Providence St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 21 and one-half inches long and weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces. Collin’s parents are Janeva and Benjamin Stuart of Polson. He joins sibling...

Charity water project gets support from band

POLSON – The Giving Pool founder Shelley Cleverdon is organizing an event with volunteers to raise funds to buy filtration water bottles for people in Morocco to provide them with clean drinking water.  She plans to focus the nonprofit organization’s efforts on helping children in the reg...

Bullock issues two local residents government appointments

HELENA — Governor Steve Bullock today announced the following appointments. Barbara Varnum of Polson was appointed to the Committee on Telecommunications Access Services for Persons with Disabilities. Varnum is retired after serving in Vocational Rehabilitation for the State of Montana. She is a per...

Celebrate with Valley View Women’s Club

VALLEY VIEW — On Saturday, Oct. 5, Valley View Women’s Club celebrates 95 years and the Valley View Clubhouse celebrates 80 years. Join the celebration on Saturday at 7 p.m. at 40762 Valley View Road. Put your dancing shoes on boogey to the music of KC & The Valley Cats at 8 p.m. Admission is...

Free human trafficking awareness seminar held Oct. 2

POLSON – The public is invited to a free seminar on human trafficking and missing persons on Monday, Oct. 2, from 6-9 p.m. The event is free for all community members and will be held at the Polson High School. The event will feature several guest speakers, including representatives from law enforce...

Births for Sept. 18, 2019 Births for Sept. 18, 2019

Josephine Vassar RONAN — Josephine Louise Vassar was born on Sept. 4, 2019, at St. Luke Community Hospital. Parents are William “Chris” and Andee Vassar of Polson. Paternal grandparents are Howard and Debbie Vassar of Polson. Maternal grandparents are Bill Chapman and Monica Chapman of...

Births for Sept. 11, 2019 Births for Sept. 11, 2019

Mia McDonald RONAN — Mia Grace McDonald was born on Aug. 22, 2019, at St. Luke Community Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds 8.6 ounces. Parents are Kody and Becky McDonald of Polson. Paternal grandparents are Lori and Sid Seay of Polson and Richard and Crystal McDonald of Plains. Maternal grandparents...

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