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Articles with the Tag: Polson Fairgrounds

Mud Run Mud Run

While singing their theme song “Eye of the Tiger,” Polson residents Ashley Mercer and Keri Allison trudged through mud, powered through murky, swampy ditches and rose to the challenge of the annual Polson Mud Run held at the Polson Fairgrounds last Saturday. This outdoor obstacle course supports ...

Grant to fund study for Polson event center

News from Lake County Community Development Corporation RONAN – Lake County Community Development Corporation recently received $10,800 from the State of Montana, Department of Commerce, Big Sky Economic Development Trust Fund Planning Grant program to assist Lake County and Polson Fairgrounds, In...

Cowboy Ball nets $25,000 for fairgrounds Cowboy Ball nets $25,000 for fairgrounds

  POLSON — The clouds blew away and the sun shone on the Polson Fairgrounds just in time for hundreds of folks to enjoy the Cowboy Ball on Friday night under the big top tent. The annual fundraiser, put on by the non-profit group Polson Fairgrounds, Inc., supports the Lake County-owned facility...

Briefs for March 16

 Meet irrigator candidates RONAN — The public may meet the candidates running for the 2016 Irrigation District elections on Wednesday, April 13 at 7 p.m. in the Ronan Community Center. Candidates running in the Flathead Mission and Jocko Valley Districts will be invited to explain their ...

Awarded Awarded

Roping on the river Roping on the river

POLSON — The Polson fairgrounds blossomed with huge horse trailers, big pickups and horses tied to trailers, grazing in panels or being ridden down to the Flathead River as nearly 800 contestants and their families came to town for the Flathead River Tour Rodeo Aug. 20-22. The rodeo paid $55,000 in ...

Sparkle and steers Sparkle and steers

POLSON — Chasing calves and steers from the arena during the Flathead River Rodeo was Miss Indian Rodeo Devalyn Crowe. Wearing glittery shirts and beautiful chaps, Crowe, 20, is from Toppenish, Washington, which is near Yakima. She’s been a cowgirl all her life, learning to ride when she wa...

Ropin’ Rooster Ropin’ Rooster

Rooster Reynolds throws a heel loop in the Wrangler team roping event held at the Polson fairgrounds last weekend.

Mutton busters begin rodeo careers Mutton busters begin rodeo careers

POLSON — The 75th annual Mission Mountain NRA Rodeo on June 26 began with mutton bustin’ for the littlest cowgirls and cowboys.  Three girls and seven boys marched across the arena at the Polson fairgrounds to do battle with sheep by such names as Sheeping Beauty, Shear Terror, Woolly Bul...

Viva Polson sparks, celebrates community involvement Viva Polson sparks, celebrates community involvement

  News from Greater Polson Community Foundation POLSON — Familiar friends as well as new faces gathered at the Greater Polson Community Foundation’s 6th annual Passion for Polson Celebration: Viva Polson on Saturday, Aug. 16. Guests were treated to beautiful gardens and a sunset Mis...

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