Friday, March 24, 2023


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Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago

A leap of faith makes for a good essay

Have you ever had those fears that kept you from doing so many things?

Updated 1 month ago
No singular cause for housing issue

There is no singular cause for Montana’s housing crisis.

Updated 1 month ago
Support music school

There is an anonymous saying, “Music is what emotions sound like.”

Updated 1 month ago
Appreciates board decision

Thank you to the Columbia Falls City-County Planning Board for their thoughtful, knowledgeable and probing questions Tuesday evening, Feb. 14th, that led to their unanimous decision against the proposed 7030 Hig...

Updated 1 month ago
North Fork Views: Groups doing good work

I guess that it is only natural that the Interlocal is dominated by the Forest Service, Glacier Park and Flathead County.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Balloon Daze

Marion Foley was out cross country skiing in her Martin City pasture lot the other evening when she looked up in the sky and saw something glowing.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Thoughts on Interlocal

Another Winter Interlocal is in the books, two of my predictions were correct and one was entirely wrong.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Claims Helena undermining griz conservation

The grizzly bear is a unique and vital part of Montana’s wildlife heritage.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Developer speaks out

Housing and development are hot topics. A rising population without an adequate increase in housing to serve the existing community have brought significant challenges to the Flathead Valley.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Objects to subdivision

Objections to the Locations Acquisitions’ proposed subdivision east of the Flathead River: All Apartments.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
An injustice

Letters Flathead County Attorney Travis Ahner just won a second term to lead the prosecutorial arm of our county justice system.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Rescue training

Big North Fork event this week was the annual North Valley Search and Rescue winter training.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Paper Moon

So back when I was 12 or so my grandfather bought me a telescope and unleashed me into the backyard to look at the stars.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Defend your water rights

Objections to the Preliminary Decree (CSKT Water Compact) must be received by the Montana Water Court in Bozeman by Feb. 9.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Budget thoughts

Government spending is increasing by $2.6 million a minute. The national debt now stands at over 31 trillion dollars.