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Updated 5 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 1 month, 1 week ago
Please watch for buses

I am writing today to bring about awareness surrounding our children who are back in school and riding the bus.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Mitchell questions Powers’ donors

I am the Republican candidate for House District 3 which includes all of the North Fork. Friends of mine say living there this year has felt like witnessing an invasion.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Opinion: Looking forward to snow

Ready or not, summer is coming to an end. No matter that smoke obscures our view of the mountains. No matter that the temperatures have remained in the 70’s and high pressure systems seem to dominate the weather ...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Perry likes Powers

I wish to express my full support and endorsement of Representative Debo Powers in the upcoming election for House District 3.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Jordan likes Powers

Debo Powers cares about people. When we elect her to return to the Montana State legislature for House District 3 (Columbia Falls, North Fork and the Canyon), she will represent not only locals, but all Montanans...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Brown: Be like Judy

The work of the 2019 legislative session has come full circle on two bills vetted in the Senate State Administration Veterans’ Affairs Committee which I chaired. One was SB275 (Senator Olzewski-R) and HB524 (Repr...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
'Fun’ at Wally World

So I’m standing in the return line at Walmart and there’s this guy at the counter with a leather vest on and a pair of filthy jeans. His diet must have been working, because his pants were falling off and his but...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Great grandma supports Mitchell for HD3

I’m a proud great-grandmother of your Republican candidate for House District 3, Braxton Mitchell

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Trapline thanks

The Trapline Association would like to thank the Flathead Valley and Gateway to Glacier communities for their support of the 42nd annual Cabin Fever Days in February.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
A good dose of social distancing

I managed to avoid Glacier National Park over the Labor Day weekend, not that I didn’t try to stay in the backcountry.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
More thoughts on commercial camps

This year, Kintla Lake and Bowman Lake campgrounds are closed and maybe that accounts for at least part of the increased numbers of campers on the Forest side.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Supports Bennett

The office of Secretary of State is one I once held. Ensuring it’s run efficiently and effectively, with a focus on customer service, is extremely important to every Montanan. That is why, even though I’ve served...

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Spring in Glacier

A classic G. George Ostrom column from August, 1971.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Head-on wrecks and other tales

Another exciting week on the North Fork! Not all bad, but certainly at least two negative events.

Updated 2 months ago
She likes Debo

Whenever I chat with my neighbors of House District 3, at the grocery store or on a trail picking huckleberries, I can’t help but mention that Representative Debo Powers is the right choice for the Montana State ...