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Updated 5 days ago

Uphill skiers must mind new lift

The winter season gets closer every day with more snow last week and colder temperatures in the single digits, m...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Subdivision planned near Meadow Lake Resort

Schellinger Construction has plans for a 103-lot subdivision near Meadow Lake Resort.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Highway 206 construction done for the winter; paving next year

The Montana Department of Transportation and Riverside Contracting have paused construction on Secondary Highway 206 near Columbia Falls for the winter season.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Columbia Falls man sentenced for drug charge in Lincoln County

A Columbia Falls man facing drug charges in Lincoln County after a traffic stop in June near Fortine pleaded guilty and was sentenced on Monday, Nov. 7.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Essex worried that phone ‘solution’ won’t work

Essex residents are wondering why the rule has not already been enforced, as the members of the community have gone weeks without service at times.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Community events: Free meals, Thrift store

Columbia Falls Community Kitchen will be serving free, hot meals on Nov. 29 and 30 at 6 p.m. in the basement of St. Richard’s Catholic Church.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Plot thickens in Holland Lake Lodge expansion debate

“Without a liquor license, the Lodge — a destination resort that touts fine dining as one of its attractions — can’t legally sell alcohol, which would likely be a death blow,” the memo said.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Glacier says it hasn't made a final decision on Two Medicine, Many Glacier reservations

Glacier National Park said Friday it has not made a final decision on whether to implement a reservation system for the Two Medicine and Many Glacier valleys.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Glacier Park will require reservations for Two Medicine, Many Glacier valleys next summer

Glacier National Park will require reservations for Many Glacier and the Two Medicine valleys in the summer of 2023. That’s in addition to the reservation re...

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
PHOTOS: Veteran's Day Assemby

Moments from the Veteran's Day Assembly at Columbia Falls High School on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Bighorn Adventures

The rut is officially on and wildlife in Glacier are still out and about as winter temperatures begin to set in.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Opinion: Cool School

“C’mon, sit on it,” I said the to the fellas.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
West Glacier Vision Plan goes in front of commissioners next week

A few years in the making, the West Glacier Vision Plan will go before Flathead County Commissioners on Nov. 22 for final approval.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
City looks to put teeth into resort tax collections

The City of Columbia Falls will look to put some teeth into its resort tax after several businesses apparently did not pay the tax, almost a year later.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Court resets wolf quotas, for now

On Tuesday a state District Court in Lewis and Clark County issued a temporary restraining order impacting some of Montana’s wolf hunting and trapping regula...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Yesterdays: Worry about future of aluminum plant

They were floating about 80,000 board feet of logs down the Hungry Horse Reservoir that were logged from Graves and Wheeler Creeks by L.P. Tonner, a Martin C...