Thank you, Polson and Lake County, for your support of the Polson Rotary annual chili cook-off.
With your support, we were able to raise over $24,000 for Polson Youth Golf and the remodeling of the Horticulture Barn in Ronan.
We thank our major donors: First Interstate Bank, Glacier Bank, Super 1 Foods and Harvest Foods, Liz and Jon Marchi and the city of Polson.
Thanks to this year’s contestants:
Mission Valley Ice Arena, first place; St. Joseph Hospital, second place; Eagle Bank, third place; United Methodist Church, People’s Choice; Mission Mountain Enterprises, Best Decorations and Costumes; Polson Women’s Golf; Women’s Golf Eagles Nest; Polson Health and Rehab; and Nine Pipes Museum.
Festival for Youth Raffle winners:
Jennifer Davis, $1,000 cash; Ray Woodridge, $1,000 in groceries (donated back to the food bank); Rocky Barz, $1,000 in gas; Lori Schrader, 300-350 pounds of beef; Anne Engebrets, 100 bottles of wine; and Jill Sutherland, two season golf passes.
And a special thanks to the Flathead Brewing Company.