Monday, December 05, 2022


Searching for opinion based articles? Below we'll share opinion news articles on a wide variety of topics.

Updated 11 months, 3 weeks ago

Dumpster diver

I figured a mouse or a rat.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Honored to be a Wildcat

We all have been involved in some sort of sports competition, either playing our favorite sport or cheering for one of our kids from the sidelines. I have been there on both sides and can tell you how caught up i...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Support for write-in Jack Fallon

Are you tired of the Flathead County Commissioners treating Columbia Falls like a dumping ground for projects—like the jail—nobody else wants? Repeatedly attempting to thwart the will of the voters? Treating the ...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Bad news bears

My neighbor was doing some saw work the other day in his driveway. I figured he was working on his house. He was, sort of.

Updated 2 months ago
Rocky Road Work

The upper end of Trail Creek Road has always been rough and rocky. Spines of solid rock crossed the road in many places, it was narrow and you needed to drive slow to protect your vehicle and to prevent collision...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Supported special session

When you order a pizza and the total comes to $25 and you hand them a fifty dollar bill, have you ever had the restaurant tell you that they are going to keep your change in case their expenses are higher in the ...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Supports Repke

Casting a vote in the District 5 Public Service Commission election is a no-brainer.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Fire danger significant

The causes of global warming are way beyond my ability to figure out. It doesn’t take a genius to see that summers are longer than they used to be and so is the fire season. In recent years, it has become common ...

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Opposes hotel

As an adjacent property owner, I oppose to the new Ruis Hotel on Highway 2 East. Here are some reasons:

Updated 3 months ago
Tell him what you think

The cool weather was enjoyed by everyone on the North Fork. Even better was the rain. Only bad thing was the lightning followed quickly by loud thunder. As we all know that means the lighting was close.

Updated 3 months ago
The case for open primaries

In his farewell address, George Washington, “In contemplating the causes which may disturb our Union” warned of the grave dangers of political parties then just developing at the time of his departure from the pr...

Updated 3 months ago
Not going away

What a difference a day makes! Thanks to the Hungry Horse News for publishing my letter to the editor Aug. 24th.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Board news

August is a busy month on the North Fork. Each of the landowner/private organizations hold their annual meetings and election of officers and everyone is interested in these even if it is becoming harder to find ...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Hall says thanks, but more work to be done

Thank you citizens of Columbia Falls.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
A rafting misadventure

Almost all of us enjoy the great outdoors of Montana. Most of us also realize that there can be danger out there. This is especially true for serious mountain climbers, snowmobilers, swiftwater adventurers and ot...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
An appreciation for Kennedy

I met Brian Kennedy when his family bought the Hungry Horse News and Brian and his wife took the reins from Mel Ruder and took over the day to day operation of the paper.