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Opinion

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Updated 8 months ago

Dumpster diver

I figured a mouse or a rat.

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
Hall says thanks, but more work to be done

Thank you citizens of Columbia Falls.

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
A rafting misadventure

Almost all of us enjoy the great outdoors of Montana. Most of us also realize that there can be danger out there. This is especially true for serious mountain climbers, snowmobilers, swiftwater adventurers and ot...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
An appreciation for Kennedy

I met Brian Kennedy when his family bought the Hungry Horse News and Brian and his wife took the reins from Mel Ruder and took over the day to day operation of the paper.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Mitchell wants special session

Every time an elected official talks about cutting taxes or protecting the taxpayer, most people just gloss over because they have spent a lifetime hearing that exhausted punchline.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Opinion: A thank you

I’m not going to lie to you and say that former Hungry Horse News editor Brian Kennedy and I got along fabulously. Because often, we did not see eye-to-eye.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Remembering Frederick

I still miss John Frederick. Over the years we became close friends although our political views were usually completely opposed. We had hundreds of political discussions and we both enjoyed them. We both recogni...

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Problems still exist, ruling or not

On Friday, July 15, Judge Donald Malloy denied Friends of the Flathead River’s motion for a temporary injunction to prevent camping on the Blankenship gravel bar on the Flathead River.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Problems still exist, ruling or not

On Friday, July 15, Judge Donald Malloy denied Friends of the Flathead River’s motion for a temporary injunction to prevent camping on the Blankenship gravel bar on the Flathead River.

Updated 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Above average meetings

This week’s Summer Interlocal and Firewise Day was a good meeting and was well attended. I especially enjoyed the Firewise presentation.

Updated 1 month ago
Fun up the North Fork

I have had an action packed fun filled time on the North Fork for the last two weeks. I hope everyone else has too.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Candidate concerned about PSC

The Montana Public Service Commission (PSC) is again in the news – and as usual, it is not good for Montana ratepayers. In this latest attempt to undermine its legitimacy, the PSC is considering a change of rules...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
The Hill

The Belly River hill is an interesting place. You watch people coming down it and they’re clean shaven if they’re men (and a few women) and their clothes are spotless and they all smell like they’ve just had show...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Subdivision plan not sensible

The recent passing of Bill Shaw brings to mind Bill being the last farmer to put up the hay from the 49 acres along River Road east of Columbia Falls. Now, that field is destined to become high density three-sto...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Concerned about subdivision

As former Mayor of Columbia Falls and Flathead County Commissioner, I was shocked to become aware of a proposed high density subdivision to be located on the corner of River Road and Highway 2, (Just east of the ...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Concerned about subdivision

As former Mayor of Columbia Falls and Flathead County Commissioner, I was shocked to become aware of a proposed high density subdivision to be located on the corner of River Road and Highway 2, (Just east of the ...