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Lake County marriages, divorces for April

Marriages - Brett Douglas Rigler and Jamie Beth Heffner - Colleen Echo Adler and Cole Augustus White - Ronald Elwood Beams and Nancy Mildred Declue - Jason Dare Inman and Trisha Jolynn Hawk - Larry Mitchell Klein and Anna Janelle Brunson Divorces - Tony C. Buff and Barbara L. Van Hoose - Shaughn D. Carroll and Julia L. Cart - Scott W. Weaver and Elizabeth A. Selders - Burt Price and Angela Risher - Michael K. Martell and Catherine M. Seifert - Shaun R. Gibbons and Heather L. Howell - Deren Bennett and Robyn Bennett

Spring debris burning by permit begins

FLATHEAD RESERVATION — Spring burning by permit season started Monday, May 1. To burn from May 1 to June 30 you will need a burn permit. You can apply for one at the Division of Fire website:   Burning is a great way to clear dead vegetation and clean up. Before you light your...

MDT announces roadwork in Lake County this summer

LAKE COUNTY — The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT), in partnership with Riverside Contracting, announced a pavement preservation and safety improvement project occurring on and around US Highway 93 (US 93). A safety project is taking place near Pablo on Glover Road, just west of US Hwy 93. I...

Library operates elsewhere

The Library will be closed Friday, May 12 for a Staff Training Day. We will be open Saturday May 13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.   Our digital library is always open. Go to our website at to browse magazines, download e-books and audio books or stream videos using Kanopy. ...

Realtors give back to community Realtors give back to community

POLSON — Clearwater Properties Realtors Jamie Russell, Kathy Crockett and Carlene Wills presented checks totaling $4,190.17 to local nonprofits of their choice on Wednesday, April 19. A percentage of each county’s sales are donated annually to nonprofits of each agent’s choosing. Pictured f...

First Saturday events return to Ninepipes Museum

CHARLO — Ninepipes Museum welcomes the summer season with a special First Saturday event on May 6 from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy live music with Richard Tobel, frybread (The Frybread Ladies), artisans Lori Parr (Lavender Lori), and Tracy Tevis (Designs by Tracy). Historian and artist Steve Lozar will...

Arlee CDC holds community dinners

  ARLEE — A series of community dinners are bringing families, friends and neighbors together in Arlee. “We’ve all been through a period of isolation recently,” said Shelly Fyant, Food Sovereignty Coordinator at the Arlee Community Development Corporation. “The Arlee CDC ...

Deadline reminder for hunting applications

HELENA — The deadline to apply for moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat and bison is Monday, May 1. The deadline to apply for elk B, deer B, and antelope is Thursday, June 1. All applications must be completed online or at an FWP office. Most FWP offices with license sales are open Monday through ...

Business clinic to be held at Ninepipes Lodge

CHARLO — The Lake County Job Service Employers’ Committee (JSEC) and Job Service Polson invite you to the 2023 Assistance for Business Clinic (ABC) on Thursday, May 18, at Ninepipes Lodge from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.   The ABC is a great opportunity to learn more about the regulations that imp...

Births for the week of May 3, 2023 Births for the week of May 3, 2023

Adeline Bridgeford   RONAN — Adeline Rose Bridgeford was born on April 18, 2023, at the St. Luke New Beginnings Birth Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 19 inches long. Parents are Brad and Blakely Bridgeford of Polson. Paternal grandfather is James Bridgeford of Lewistow...


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