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Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Of Art and Cake

I received a call from Hungry Horse artist Nick Oberling last week. He lamented that Glacier wasn’t open to loca...

Updated 6 days, 10 hours ago
Votes do matter

With emotion, the young army colonel told me that he was convinced that democratic countries were the freest and most prosperous places to live. He wanted his children to live in a democracy “like the United Stat...

Updated 6 days, 10 hours ago
Community Thanksgiving dinner canceled

Now it is final. The community Thanksgiving dinner at Sondreson Hall is canceled. We have been concerned about it all summer, but is down to where we had no choice. The Hall will be available for any smaller grou...

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Novak claims bias

In the profile of Debo Powers candidate for HD3 editor Chris Peterson wrote that Debo said “since she retired in 2011, she’s been a full-time Montana resident.

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Mitchell on Turning Point

Turning Point USA is an organization filled with millions of students and young people across the country, and is rapidly growing worldwide.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Opinion: Mustie1

I’ve been watching this guy on YouTube called Mustie1. I assume that’s not his real name, unless his parents decided to name him after his old man’s underwear, which I doubt.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
The early years

Mentioning the NFIA Fourth of July fish fry got me thinking about my own early years on the North Fork.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Elderly ideas

After I called the Montana Associated Press Saturday morning with a big complaint, Iris remarked, “You’re not aging very gracefully, dear.”

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Please watch for buses

I am writing today to bring about awareness surrounding our children who are back in school and riding the bus.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Mitchell questions Powers’ donors

I am the Republican candidate for House District 3 which includes all of the North Fork. Friends of mine say living there this year has felt like witnessing an invasion.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Opinion: Looking forward to snow

Ready or not, summer is coming to an end. No matter that smoke obscures our view of the mountains. No matter that the temperatures have remained in the 70’s and high pressure systems seem to dominate the weather ...

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Perry likes Powers

I wish to express my full support and endorsement of Representative Debo Powers in the upcoming election for House District 3.

Updated 1 month ago
Jordan likes Powers

Debo Powers cares about people. When we elect her to return to the Montana State legislature for House District 3 (Columbia Falls, North Fork and the Canyon), she will represent not only locals, but all Montanans...

Updated 1 month ago
Brown: Be like Judy

The work of the 2019 legislative session has come full circle on two bills vetted in the Senate State Administration Veterans’ Affairs Committee which I chaired. One was SB275 (Senator Olzewski-R) and HB524 (Repr...

Updated 1 month ago
'Fun’ at Wally World

So I’m standing in the return line at Walmart and there’s this guy at the counter with a leather vest on and a pair of filthy jeans. His diet must have been working, because his pants were falling off and his but...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Great grandma supports Mitchell for HD3

I’m a proud great-grandmother of your Republican candidate for House District 3, Braxton Mitchell