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Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago

Yesterdays: Glacier Park building new headquarters

Big Mountain would host the national downhill and slalom ski races. There were 80 contestants expected to compet...

Updated 2 days, 19 hours ago
The Blotter: A woman in a domestic dispute stated her husband wanted to kick her out of the house.

A man’s bank card was stolen at Paul Bunyan’s and charged shortly after at Packer’s Roost.

Updated 2 days, 19 hours ago
Journo camp at MSU

Registration is now open for Montana State University’s Rural Journalism Camp, to be held July 11–16 on MSU’s campus.The camp, presented by the Yellowstone Writing Project and the MSU Continuing, Professional and...

Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago
Dream Adaptive auction is this Friday

The first 200 registrants will receive a special gift bag for the evening including a DREAM mug, hot chocolate, marshmallows and a nip of Glacier Distillery Whiskey.

Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago
Self-described ‘writing junkie’ pens another entertaining tale

Local author Debbie Burke has recently published her latest novel “Flight to Forever” as the sixth book in her thriller crime series featuring the harrowing ...

Updated 2 days, 21 hours ago
Ruder wing should be done in June

The new addition to Ruder Elementary School should be completed by June, contractor Swank Enterprises told the School District 6 board last week.

Updated 2 days, 21 hours ago
Former councilman urges city to reject CFAC ‘cleanup’ plan

A former Columbia Falls city councilman urged city leaders Monday night to write a letter opposing the Columbia Falls Aluminum Co.’s cleanup plan for the Sup...

Updated 3 days, 3 hours ago
Man dies in tree well accident on Big Mountain

Gilman and his friends reportedly had planned to ski the out-of-bounds terrain and meet at the base of Chair 5 on the East Rim. CPR was performed at the scene and Gilman was transported to North Valley Hospital’s...

Updated 3 days, 3 hours ago
Lake monitoring volunteers sought

Love to spend time on lakes? Interested in water quality? The Northwest Montana Lakes Network is looking for lake property owners and/or homeowners, recreati...

Updated 3 days, 3 hours ago
Coronavirus deaths jump to 81 total in county

The Flathead City-County Health Department has confirmed seven additional Covid-19 related deaths of individuals in Flathead County. The deaths occurred over the course of the past month, and five of the deaths a...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Governor signs bill making it easier to carry guns

HELENA — Gov. Greg Gianforte signed a major ‘constitutional carry’ bill Thursday that will let Montanans carry concealed firearms in public settings including banks and bars without a permit, in addition to limit...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Free the Seeds event coming up soon

Free the Seeds welcomes donations of seeds saved by local gardeners to be shared with other growers at the seed swap.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
The Blotter:

A woman’s boots were stolen, but she got them back.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
51 years a firefighter

Joe Testa joined the Delaware Air National Guard more than 50 years ago, joining the crash crew, where they trained to put out aircraft fires in the event on...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Yesterdays: Woman drives into Plum Creek pond

DaLone Best lost control of her car on 12th Avenue West in Columbia Falls and plunged into a pond at the Plum Creek mill. She rolled down the window of her D...