Tuesday, August 03, 2021


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Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago

Yesterdays: Larry Snyder of Columbia Falls won $5,000 in Montana Lottery Wildcard.

40 years ago July 30, 1981 Three people drowned in two separate incidents in upper McDonald Creek.

Updated 3 days, 13 hours ago
Stoltze, others, to close lands to public use

A host of private landowners across Northwest Montana have announced they are closing their lands to all public use starting Monday, Aug. 2 due to extreme fire danger.

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Silent auction for Hanson family

There will be a silent auction for the Hanson family of Columbia Falls at Angie’s Greenhouse on Highway 2 July 31 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Free meals

Columbia Falls Community Kitchen is serving free, delicious meals on July 30 and 31 at 6 p.m. in the basement of St. Richard's Catholic Church.

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Benefit for Kathy Price

There will be a barbecue and benefit for Kathy Price of Columbia Falls at 6 p.m. Aug. 7 at the North Valley Eagles. Price is battling cancer.

Updated 5 days, 20 hours ago
Frozen Moose project up the North Fork expected to go ahead

The Flathead National Forest plans on going ahead with the Frozen Moose project, Hungry Horse/Glacier View district ranger Rob Davies told the crowd at the N...

Updated 5 days, 21 hours ago
Free school supplies

The Columbia Falls Lions Club will again be hosting a free school supplies event from 5 to 7 p.m. at Marantette Park Aug. 17.

Updated 1 week ago
Deputies looking for alleged shooter that fled on a moped

The Flathead County Sheriff’s Department is looking for tips in a shooting incident Friday night where the alleged perpetrators were driving mopeds.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Evacuation warning expanded for Hay Creek Fire

The pre-evacuation notice for the Hay Creek Fire has been expanded, the county office of Emergency Services said Saturday. It now includes:

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Another fire in Whitefish Range

Firefighters were pouncing on a 35-acre blaze south of Werner Peak and north of Big Mountain Friday night, the Forest Service reported.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Community meeting on Hay Creek Fire is Saturday

A community meeting on the Hay Creek Fire up the North Fork is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Sondreson Hall on Saturday. An information line on the fire has been ...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Endowment auction has some great items

This year’s Wildcat Athletic Endowment Auction is at Marantette Park Friday night. The barbecue starts at 5:30 p.m., live auction starts at 6:30 p.m. and the...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Stoltze announces land restrictions due to fire danger

The F.H. Stoltze Land and Lumber Co. has announced further restrictions on its lands immediately due to the increased wildfire danger.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Another key place conserved on Stillwater River

Ryan Hunter is a husband and a parent, both of which give him great joy. But when his work as a land protection specialist with the Flathead Land Trust resu...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Hundreds of Sun Road tickets still available for Labor Day weekend

Tickets to drive the Going-to-the-Sun Road this year may be a coveted get, but Glacier Park officials noted last week there are still hundreds available for ...