Opinion

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Updated 8 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, 22 hours ago
Thoughts on the mob

There is no doubt that Jan. 6 will be a day of infamy in American history.

Updated 6 days, 22 hours ago
Normalcy

Every year I am asked whether or not this is a “normal” year.

Updated 6 days, 22 hours ago
Mitchell on first week

The first week of the legislative session was incredibly action-packed and it will only get busier from here. I was assigned to the Education, Taxation, and Fish, Wildlife and Parks committees.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Lake Five sewage issues deserve greater discussion

I am retiring to Lake Five and have been undertaking the arduous process to update my septic and well systems.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Mitchell looks forward to session

Monday was my first day representing House District 3 in the 2021 legislative session.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
On forwarded mail and other waste

If everyone had as good and merry Christmas as I did we are all in good shape.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Christmas birding

I did a route for the Christmas bird count on Sunday in Glacier National Park.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Thoughts on masks

Is mandating masks unconstitutional?

Updated 1 month ago
McNeil, Hoiland recognized

Back in October I intentionally failed to report the most significant action taken by the Landowners Association. That action was the unanimous vote by the membership to award life memberships to Cecily McNeil an...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
The curse called winter

We can do it, gentlemen. All we have to do is decide what type of 4-wheel drive we need, which of the many lightweight but nourishing foods to take, what kind of clothing to wear, where we want to go, which is th...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Opinion: The holidays in the North Fork

Because of the Covid virus a community celebration just wasn’t in the cards. Even so, as individuals and a community we have much to be thankful for.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Thoughts on disinformation

Fake news. Election fraud. Voter fraud. Our country is on a paralysis trajectory towards authoritarianism. And the reason---an understanding of truth because of the proliferation of misinformation and disinformat...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
At least we’re consistent

Several things remain consistent as regards Covid-19 in the Flathead.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Opinion: Good luck to the Apgar foxes

It was an odd year to be in Glacier National Park. Just ask the Apgar foxes. The foxes in years prior have been secretive creatures.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Bison screensavers

We drove to the National Bison Range on Sunday.