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Updated 6 months, 3 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 2 days, 21 hours ago
Bison screensavers

We drove to the National Bison Range on Sunday.

Updated 2 days, 21 hours ago
Advocates bear spray

Randy Newberg doesn’t carry a sidearm. Clocking some 100 days every year exploring the unbound—and often bear-laden—pockets of the American landscape, Newberg says when it comes to a bear attack, he’d leave his t...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
ATV thoughts

I didn’t actually measure the snowfall, but my best guess is we got about a foot of powder snow in one day.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Governor Schwinden

The recent behavior of the current President reminded me of an insightful comment made forty or so years ago by then Gov. Ted Schwinden. The Governor said, “You can really tell what a man’s made of by how he los...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Thoughts on masks

Covid isn’t Republican or Democrat, liberal or conservative, socialist or capitalist. It’s a virus.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Pondering things poetic

There is a touch of the poet in each of us, and that sometimes flusters me greatly.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
North Fork beavers cause a problem

We have had just about everything in the last two weeks. Three nights well below zero accompanied by a half foot of snow.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Mitchell thanks voters

I would like to thank the voters of House District 3 for bestowing your faith in my candidacy, and electing me as your next Representative for House District 3.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Small thoughts on big woods

On Sunday we went into a patch of big woods that I know of. The woods take a while to get to — you go through a patch of smaller woods before you get there.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics make wild North Fork that much sweeter

I am disgusted by the actions of both political parties and try to vote for the person I think will serve us best.

Updated 1 month ago
Mental health of students at stake from unjust quarantines

This letter is to address the quarantine process taking place at Columbia Falls High School.

Updated 1 month ago
Could testing keep athletes in play?

When school sports started this fall I gave them a slight chance of success.

Updated 1 month ago
Powers sickened by attack ads

I am sickened by the negative ads that have been sent to voters attacking my opponent.

Updated 1 month ago
Early snow at least beneficial for hunters

Plenty of snow for tracking and being quiet.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Brown endorses Cooney

I am supporting Mike Cooney for Governor. It was not a difficult decision to make.