Breaking News from Polson MT

Find the latest Polson MT News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Paramotorists begin 1,000-mile race in Polson

A pilot makes their approach to the finish line of the 2016 Icarus Trophy race. (Courtesy of The Adventurists) Sunday morning, around 10 brave souls will take to the sky, flying from Polson with nothing but a motor strapped to their backs and a sail above their heads. They are the hardy competitors

BIGFORK EAGLE - 2017-09-23 00:16:00

VOLLEYBALL: Polson downs Columbia Falls in nail-biter

COLUMBIA FALLS Polson edged Columbia Falls 21-25, 25-21, 25-16, 16-25, 15-12 in a Class A conference volleyball matchup that went down to the wire in the fifth set on Thursday. Polson jumped out to a 7-1 lead in the deciding set, but Columbia Falls roared back to make it close. Our girls did a lot o

BIGFORK EAGLE - 2017-09-22 13:00:00

Scoreboard: High school soccer

Billings West 3, Great Falls CMR 0 W: Riley Krueger-Harding (Daniel Tejerina) 12:00 W: Lucas Gerbasi (Hayden Bentzel) 54:00 W: Tejerina (Gerbasi) 73:00 Shots: CMR 11, West 12. Shots on goal: CMR 4, West 8. Saves: CMR, 5 (Alex Finch); West, 4 (Ryan Cornwall) Billings Skyview 4, Great Falls 0 Sky: Wes

MISSOULIAN - 2017-09-24 05:05:00

Bear in back of pickup, supposedly near death, wasn't

Buy Now A black bear in Glacier National Park.PERRY BACKUS, Missoulian PABLO - A Good Samaritan created a bit of stir in the parking lot of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal complex parking lot in Pablo Wednesday morning. The man apparently spotted an adult black bear that had been hit by

MONTANA STANDARD - 2017-09-22 01:15:00

Self defense is possibility in shooting that leaves one man dead

POLSON - A Pablo man involved in a fatal shooting has been released on his own recognizance while investigators look at the possibility of the incident being a case of self defense. Ryan Black, 28, was arrested Sept. 16 and charged with deliberate homicide after he allegedly shot and killed 34-year-

MISSOULIAN - 2017-09-22 16:27:00

Self-defense being investigated in Pablo shooting death

RONAN, Mont. (AP) - A suspect in the shooting death of a man in northwestern Montana has been released from jail while law enforcement officers investigate whether the shooting was a case of self-defense. The 28-year-old Pablo man was arrested on suspicion of deliberate homicide for the Sept. 16 dea

BOZEMAN DAILY CHRONICLE - 2017-09-22 20:37:31

Environmental groups sue over drilling north of Yellowstone National Park

An environmental group sued the state of Montana today over the state's decision to grant permission for a gold hunt in the mountains north of Yellowstone National Park. The Park County Environmental Council and the Greater Yellowstone Coalition, represented by Earth Justice, sued the Montana Depar

BOZEMAN DAILY CHRONICLE - 2017-09-22 14:59:00

Prosecutor seeks to bar testimony at trial of doc accused of over-prescribing painkillers

HAMILTON - Ravalli Deputy County Attorney Thorin Geist is asking a district court judge to prohibit physician Chris Christensen from presenting certain testimony or evidence at his upcoming trial on 400 felony counts, including negligent homicide. In court documents, Geist asks Judge Jeffrey Langton

MONTANA STANDARD - 2017-09-23 12:00:00

Businesses take on challenges of freight, workforce and paperwork

Andrew Bartel, a technician at Aluma Glass applies super spacer to a small shee of glass on Friday in Kalispell. The piece Bartel is working on is part of an insulated glass unit. (Brenda Ahearn/Daily Inter Lake) There were recurring themes during a Kalispell Chamber of Commerce panel discussion abo

DAILY INTERLAKE - 2017-09-24 12:00:00

Child-care center shaped by late FVCC instructor

Christopher Medhus, co-director of Marlyns Center For Children & Families, spends time with 10-month-old Piper Bardell on Thursday morning.(Brenda Ahearn photos/Daily Inter Lake) Lisa Bell, co-director and co-owner of Marlyns Center For Children & Families, plays with 2-year-old Braxton Lake. As Lis

DAILY INTERLAKE - 2017-09-24 02:27:00

Battling Hunger in Flathead County

More than 12,000 people in Flathead County struggle with hunger, including one in five children, according to statistics from the Montana Food Bank Network introduced last week at a community roundtable event designed to educate about hunger's ripple effects in Northwest Montana. The community discu

FLATHEAD BEACON - 2017-09-22 19:53:53

MVP or MIA? Readers debate role of Republican legislator Frank Garner

Rep. Frank Garner, R-Kalispell, makes his closing statements Monday, March 20, on House Bill 333, a bill to allow health-care professionals to prescribe medication for drug overdoses. (Community News Service) Chamber honor is warning sign Gas Tax Garner was chosen for the Montana Chamber of Commerce

DAILY INTERLAKE - 2017-09-24 12:00:00

Adverse effect' up for debate at bottling plant hearing

The Montana Artesian Water Co. facility in Creston. (Aaric Bryan/Daily Inter Lake) The crowd had shrunk by day three of the Montana Artesian Water Companys water-use permit hearing in Kalispell. But lawyers representing the company and its opponents remained focused on its request to draw up to 450

DAILY INTERLAKE - 2017-09-22 02:06:00

New Libby asbestos team has first meeting

On Wednesday, the Libby Asbestos Superfund Advisory Team held its first quarterly meeting in Helena. The Environmental Protection Agency has been cleaning up the former vermiculite mining community since the early 2000s. This project continues today, and last May, Montana Senate Bill 315 created th

DAILY INTERLAKE - 2017-09-22 02:26:00

For cranes, a rest area preserved

Paul Travis at the wetlands last week. You hear them before you see them, sandhill cranes, their prehistoric calls make you look up and take notice as they set their great wings and land in the fields surrounding the wetlands west of Kalispell. Theres subdivisions and shopping centers just east of h

HUNGRY HORSE NEWS - 2017-09-22 12:00:00

Volunteers come together for cleanup in Statesville

The activists who scoured the streets of south Statesville on Saturday morning know litter comes in many forms: scattered paper, discarded soda cans, broken bottles, food wrappers, random pieces of plastic. That's what they were there for. Equipped with gloves, rakes and grabage bags, the volunteers

STATESVILLE RECORD & LANDMARK - 2017-09-23 16:22:00

Statesville City Council candidate profile: Michele Cooke

Editor's note: The Record & Landmark will publish candidate information leading up to the Oct. 10 Statesville City Council election. The information is supplied by the candidates. Michele Cooke AGE: 55 SEAT SOUGHT: Ward 5 IMMEDIATE FAMILY: Mother of two, new grandmother JOB: Freelance photographer,

STATESVILLE RECORD & LANDMARK - 2017-09-24 11:01:00

Statesville traffic stop turns up drugs, wanted suspects

Police say two people who had outstanding warrants for their arrest had several types of narcotics in their car when they were pulled over Thursday. The traffic stop took place around 3:15 a.m. at Signal Hill Road and Simonton Road, according to a press release from the Statesville Police Department

STATESVILLE RECORD & LANDMARK - 2017-09-22 15:59:00

Statesville Aldi to temporarily close for renovations

Aldi will temporarily close its North Pointe Boulevard location Monday while the grocery store is renovated, a company official said this week. The store is expected to reopen in mid-November, said Krysta Cearley, vice president of the company's Salisbury Division. The renovations are part of a $48

STATESVILLE RECORD & LANDMARK - 2017-09-22 19:44:00

Silver Alert canceled for endangered Statesville woman

A Silver Alert was canceled for a Statesville woman Friday who has been missing since June. The North Carolina Department of Public Safety canceled a Silver Alert for Deborah Annette Sabra, 56, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Sabra was reported miss

WBTV - 2017-09-22 17:13:16