Friday, May 20, 2022


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Updated 5 months ago

Dumpster diver

I figured a mouse or a rat.

Updated 2 days, 9 hours ago
The test run

So I did a test a week or so ago of the walking route I’ll have to take if I don’t have a ticket to get into Glacier.

Updated 2 days, 9 hours ago
Getts announces candidacy

My name is Andrea Getts and I want to represent you, House District 3, at the State Legislature.

Updated 2 days, 9 hours ago
Concerned about VRBOs

Our family owns a home and lives in the Wildcat Estate subdivision.

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
Remembering Walter

When a North Forker passes over the Great Divide, it is common practice for the community to hold a Celebration of Life the following summer.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Jackson picks Republicans

I only endorse candidates who have a proven background as Republicans. For the statewide elections:  I endorse Al Olszewski for Congress and Derek Skees for Montana Public Service Commission.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Endorses Mitchell

As a colleague of Braxton Mitchell‘s, I know it takes building relationships in your community to get elected. When you get to Helena, you need to build new relationships with your colleagues to get things done.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Endorses 30x30 plan

Montana is a state with much to offer. Spectacular wildlands offer abundant recreational opportunities that help fuel the state’s economy and provide critical habitat for numerous wildlife species.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Cleanup day coming up

Not much happening on the North Fork – yet. Spring continues with a mix of rain, snow, sun and mud. The potholes continue to breed and the county grader works at eliminating them. I’m not sure who is winning.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Supports Holmquist

I am always thankful for citizens stepping up to run for office. It shows their commitment to make a difference in all of our lives.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Griz takes a rest on the pavement

It is still weeks away from summer on the North Fork, but we are experiencing a full dose of spring. I can now drive into my cabin after leaving the driveway unplowed since November.

Updated 1 month ago
Supports Biel, Cheff and Mumby

Our public schools represent the collective values in our special town. We bleed blue; we are character, focus, honor, and strength.

Updated 1 month ago
Likes Mumby and Cheff

One of the greatest assets the community of Columbia Falls has to offer is its public schools. We are community members who support our public schools because we are ensured that generations of educated citizens ...

Updated 1 month ago
Likes Bostock, Albrecht

By now all Columbia Falls residents should have received their election ballots for the School District 6 Trustee election. Two candidates stand out for their conservative values. Those two have been endorsed by ...

Updated 1 month ago
Weighs in on school election

s a community member and someone who cares deeply about the quality of the public institutions that we all share, I am increasingly concerned about what I see as an unwarranted attack by some members of our commu...

Updated 1 month ago
Big bear tracks

Spring continues! Winter one day cold and windy the next. At least the snow is mostly wet and melts quickly. Additionally, it helps melt underlying snow in a proper manner which reduces the threat of flooding l...