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The six week-long event was three weeks shorter than any other spring event but the weekly average total of 4,555 is higher than previous years


ARLEE — Madeline Finley, 97, made her journey home in the early morning hours of June 25 at her home in Arlee.

RONAN — Larry Ray Schwartz, 62, passed away at his home in Ronan on May 24,2020. Larry was born in St. Ignatius July 16, 1957 to Lawrence Delaware and Doris Roberts. Larry worked as a mechanic, was a proud veteran, and a member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.

Ruby Dae Saluskin, 24, of Ronan passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2020. Ruby was born on January 31, 1996, in Yakama, WA, to Bonnie Asencio and Brian Saluskin. She was a tribal member of the Yakama Nation. 

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the death of beloved husband, father and brother Jonathan “J.R.” Rardon.

ELMO— On May 28, 2020 we lost the most remarkable woman to grace our lives when Leslie Kallowat passed on to another world. We can hear her already downplaying being called remarkable because she really didn’t like to be in the limelight, but through her selfless actions she was everything t…