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Workers at COA dinner appreciated

RONAN — Sorry that the column didn’t get in the papers last week. I’d like to blame it on the computer, but I really can’t. I guess that I am going to have to start paying attention to what buttons I punch. Thanks to all who worked so hard on the Council on Aging’s dinner and...

Drug recall doesn’t affect St. Luke Hospital

RONAN — Recent national news stories about meningitis deaths from steroid injections have raised the question of how safe the drugs may be here in the local area. Greg Weller, pharmacist at St. Luke Community Healthcare in Ronan, reassures that none of the steroid injections available for patients a...

Chiefs 2nd, Maidens 4th at 6B-7B meet

RONAN — Ronan hosted the 6B and 7B cross country championships Saturday at the Mission Mountain Country Club just west of Ronan. Eight teams participated; as Florence and Troy do not have a cross-country program, teams competing included Bigfork, Deer Lodge, Eureka, Loyola, Plains, St. Ignatius, Thomps...

Walk-to-school event focuses on fitness, safety Walk-to-school event focuses on fitness, safety

RONAN — Hundreds of children, law enforcement officers, volunteers and University of Montana mascot “Monte” participated in the fourth annual Ronan Walks and Rolls the morning of Oct. 3. The event, planned and organized by volunteers working with Ronan’s Safe Routes to School progr...

Ronan loses hard-fought game to Loyola

MISSOULA — The Chiefs lost another hard-fought game against the Loyola Sacred Heart Rams by a score of 34-14 Friday.  “It was very close through the course of the game,” coach Jim Benn said. “On defense we did a very good job. One of (Loyola Sacred Heart’s) receivers sig...

Ronan runners ready for divisionals

HAMILTON — The Chiefs and Maidens cross-country runners made their mark at the Hamilton Invitational last weekend, with the Ronan boys placing third overall and the girls earning fourth. “Our times were not as good as we would have liked to have seen, but that seemed to kind of be the way it w...

Gold Star mothers honored in Ronan Gold Star mothers honored in Ronan

RONAN — United States soldiers are an uncommon phenomenon. Unlike most other countries, the United States maintains a standing military composed entirely of volunteers. Moreover, these men and women fight for a cause and a belief that resonates with each and every citizen of these United States: freedo...

Donations to Bread Basket appreciated

Editor, Once again, everyone has a chance to make a monetary donation count for twice as much. Town Pump’s annual donation “Be a Friend in Deed to Those in Need” Campaign is generously offering to meet up to a total of $5,000 in matching funds for those who support our community’s ...

Ronan City Council continues budget meetings Ronan City Council continues budget meetings

RONAN — Ronan’s well-attended, heated, and more than three-hour-long Sept. 24 city council meeting featured discussions on everything from the city’s annual budget to supporting the Hate-Free Zone project. The council heard a short presentation by Cathy Billie on the Hate-Free Zone proje...

Boys and Girls Club youth clean up highway Boys and Girls Club youth clean up highway

RONAN — Volunteer duty found six club members and two staff from the Boys and Girls Club picking up trash along U.S. Highway 93 recently. For the past several years, the club has engaged in cleanup activity between the scenic turnout south of Ronan past S&S Sports to the Charlo turnoff.   E...

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