Sunday, April 14, 2024


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Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Opinion: Heart advice

I’ve run into quite a few friends and readers since I had my double bypass heart surgery and I thought I’d share s…

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Opinion: Changing snowpack

After last year’s deep winter, this season has come as a shock, and many of us are wondering “Where is the snow?”

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Opinion: Slaking a thirst a growing challenge

Last week I had a story on Glacier National Park’s glaciers breaking up — a little less than half of the named glaciers in the park have broken into pieces and I suspect it’s even worse now, since the study was bas…

Updated 1 month ago
Opinion: Daylight Saving

We went for a walk on Sunday evening after supper. It would have been easy to stay in the house — it was raining and cold and damp.

Updated 1 month ago
Opinion: Columnist imagines first days of wolf release

What was it like for 10 captured Oregon wolves when Colorado Parks and Wildlife opened their crates on a December day last year?

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Opinion: Being Montanan

Out of six hikers, my dog was the only one of us born in Montana. Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, South Carolina and me, Wyoming. As we looked out over the snowy moun…

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
War comes home to my small town

That might seem surprising since my town is more than 7,000 miles from Gaza, where in just a few months more than 29,000 people have been killed and nearly 2 million have been driven from their homes. But what is h…

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Opinion: Coalition for a Clean CFAC 10,000 strong and growing

The Coalition for a Clean CFAC is pleased to announced that over 1,000 Columbia Falls and Flathead area residents have signed a petition requesting that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Montana Dep…

Updated 2 months ago
Opinion: Little love stories

Hungry Horse News asked readers to submit their love stories for the Feb. 14 edition, 100 words or less. Here are some of our favorites. Thanks to all that sub…

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Opinion: A call for love stories

“What’s that noise?” my friend asked as we cruised down Highway 2. “I don’t know, I’ve been turning the music up,” I said, and I did.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Opinion: Presto, you’re a gorilla. But is that a good thing?

So the other day my daughter asked me for a reference picture of someone snowshoeing, so I hopped on Photoshop and starting browsing for photos through my hard drives.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Opinion: Ticker news

So I was walking up the Going-to-the-Sun Road on a frigid November morning and the same old pain returned to my chest, the pain I’d been experiencing for about a week or so and felt every once in a while hiking la…

Updated 3 months ago
Best Buy

So I’m standing there in Best Buy eyeing the iPads and my thigh is all wet.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Opinion: Green gate forever changed

During the pandemic I would hike the Half Moon “green gate” trail on occasion, as Glacier National Park was closed to entry for a few weeks at the height of the mess.

Updated 4 months ago
Opinion: Bowled over

So I was eating some ice cream out of a cat dish the other night.