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Judge sides with state in dispute over funding of PL 280 Judge sides with state in dispute over funding of PL 280

A District Court judge has sided with the state government in an ongoing dispute between Lake County and Montana over how to pay for law enforcement on the Flathead Indian Reservation.  But while Judge Amy Eddy sided with the state in her ruling on Nov. 9, she was also critical of its decision to onl...

MT reaches 24th consecutive month of unemployment below 3%

News from the Montana Dept. of Labor & Industry HELENA — Governor Greg Gianforte today announced Montana reached its 24th consecutive month of unemployment below 3%. Prior to the governor taking office, Montana’s unemployment rate had fallen below 3% only three times since record-keeping...

Zinke introduces Fill the Lake Act

News from the office of Congressman Ryan Zinke WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Nov. 16, Western Montana Congressman Ryan Zinke introduced the Fill the Lake Act. The legislation would require the Department of Interior to maintain a minimum pool level on Flathead Lake of 2892’ MSL (mean sea level) and ...

National Domestic Violence Awareness month honorees announced

News from Dana Grant,  SAFE Harbor POLSON — Kind words, caring guidance, and a sense of hope are simple ways a person can support those dealing with violence. Each October, as part of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, SAFE Harbor honors local heroes who have positively impacted othe...

Lake County marriages, divorces for October

Marriages Jacob N. Hergott and Caroline J. Armstrong John Rankin Wentland and Mary Joseph Craig Olivia Kerilyn Wells and Jarvis Thomas G. Smith Shaun Scott Briggs and Melissa Mae Bird Emily Rose Smith and Kieren Skeet Harris Kristen Elaine Storle and Connor A. Tompkins Henry William Ca...

Unofficial results for 2023 Municipal General Election

News from Toni Kramer, Lake County Election Administrator LAKE COUNTY — Lisa Rehard won the position of City Commissioner for the City of Polson, Ward 2, with 230 votes to David L. Coffman’s 121 votes. This position is for a four-year term. Janis Heffern won the position of City Council M...

Briefs for Nov. 1, 2023

‘Big Library Read’ set to begin, register for Imagination Library News from Mallory Witham, North Lake County Public Library POLSON — It’s time for the “Big Library Read” Nov. 2-16.  Join the pack and borrow the featured title from our digital collection: &l...

‘Tis the Season ‘Tis the Season

This noble cause enables The Helping Hands, Safe Harbor, Lake County Sheriff, and local Police Departments to provide food, clothing and many more benefits because of the funds raised during this campaign. If you or your organization are interested in being a bell ringer please contact Nancy Hines at 406-270...

Vote Rehard for Polson City Commission

Editor, I also noticed nobody filed to represent Ward 2 in the coming election and now see 2 candidates. I do not live in Ward 2 however I recognize the importance of the group working together for the good of the community as a whole. One man and one woman are candidates. One offers us his time of ...

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...

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