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Zakai Koenig Zakai Koenig

RONAN — Zakai Axel Koenig was born on Aug. 18, 2023, at the St. Luke Community Healthcare New Beginnings Birth Center. He measured 5 pounds, 11 ounces and 19 inches long Parents are Jake and Courtney Koenig of Polson.  Paternal grandparents are Kim Dan and Kim Ann Koenig of Ronan. Maternal grandparents are the late Walter Zimmerer and April Zimmerer and Jim Aspevig of Ronan. Zakai joins siblings, Quience, Zachariah, Braelyn, and Emmalyn. 

Births for Oct. 11, 2023 Births for Oct. 11, 2023

Apanii Yawakie RONAN — Apanii Ipawanii Yawakie was born on Sept. 21, 2023, at the St. Luke New Beginnings Birth Center. She measured 6 pounds, 13 ounces and 20 inches long. Parents are Patrick Yawakie and Regina Mad Plume of CSKT. Paternal grandparents are Mel and Madonna Yawakie of Minneapolis, M...

Lake County Marriages & Divorces for September

Marriages David William Simmons and Tamara Jo Treat Tremayne A. Bush and Bailee N. DeLaurenti Jeffrey Thomas Korff and Stefanie Jane Tassaro Coltyn Daniel Bache and Kiana Daylan Snyder William J. Webster and Holly Mary Poehnert Aubrey Undem and Derek Undem Lydia Rose Dupuis and Kaden...

Mission Valley hunter education class announced

MISSION VALLEY — Sign in opens at 6 p.m. for the Polson, Ronan, Pablo Spring Hunter Education course starting Monday, Oct. 2 in Lobby of the PQLAW building on the Salish Kootenai College campus in Pablo. All classes will begin at 6:30 p.m. and end at 9 p.m. Sign in opens at 6 p.m.   Intere...

Lake County Marriages and Divorces for August

Marriages Andrea Dawn Brown and Danell G. Thingelstad Amy Elizabeth Mund and Matthew Roy Hanson Andrew D. Wheeler and Jackie Jo Smith Kyle Patrick Bagnel and Mackenzie N. Thuringer Thomas Shull Lemire and Katherine M. Bossler Carly N. Hosford-Israel and Cameron W. Martell Wanda Marie W...

Births for Aug. 23, 2023 Births for Aug. 23, 2023

Sebastian Fortin  POLSON — Zane Fortin is pleased to announce the arrival of his little brother, Sebastian LeeRay Fortin. Sebastian was born July 5, 2023, at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center’s Nesting Place. He was 19.5 inches long and weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces. Sebastian’s ...

Births for Aug. 16, 2023 Births for Aug. 16, 2023

Arthur Gilham RONAN — Arthur Buffalo Hunter Gilham was born on Aug. 2, 2023, at the St. Luke New Beginnings Birth Center. He measured 6 pounds, 15 ounces and 19 inches long. Parents are Elias Gilham and Khaila Houle of Charlo. Paternal grandparents are Christopher Gilham and Mandey Kittson of Rona...

Lake County marriages, divorces for July

Marriages Gale Everett Duffey and Justina Kay Pennell Helen Grace Smith and Matthew J. Short Barry F. Silverman and Charylynne Joy Hopkins Dakota Dixon Rubie and Katherine Kaylene Daily Bailey Jo Speagle and Bridger Lee Coffman Abigayle Rose Sanchez and Justin Dale Moore McKenzie Lee D...

Births for Aug. 2, 2023 Births for Aug. 2, 2023

Ry Bastion  POLSON — Wes Bastion is proud to announce the birth of his brother, Ry Gary Bastion. Ry was born June 27, 2023, at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center’s Nesting Place. He was 19 inches long and weighed 8 pounds, 6.5 ounces. Ry’s parents are Ella Mae and Andrew Bastion...

Lake Co. marriages & divorces in June

Marriages Kaylee Renay Thornley and Ian Joseph Stutz Lonnie Dale Hastings and Linda Sue Chenard Kayhe Nicole Durglo and Brandon Gerrit Bland Alexandra Dawn Plant and Rollin Rene Rennick Jeffrey Dane Smyth and Stacy Ann Finn Mark Ladane Howland and Ralynn Vee Brown Lawson Eugene Conklin...

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