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Local man’s death linked to vaping
February 7, 2024 2 a.m.

Local man’s death linked to vaping

On Jan. 6 Sabine Samuell of Columbia Falls took her husband Jude to the emergency room at Logan Health in Whitefish.

Legal limbo continues in the Ambler inholding case
February 7, 2024 2 a.m.

Legal limbo continues in the Ambler inholding case

The Flathead Conservation District says a couple that it claims illegally built a home along the banks of McDonald Creek in Glacier National Park is, in essence, trying to have its cake and it eat it too.

FWP will file suit over wolverine listing
January 31, 2024 2 a.m.

FWP will file suit over wolverine listing

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks last week filed a 60-day notice of intent to sue to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over placing the wolverine on the Endangered Species List.

January 31, 2024 2 a.m.

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.

Coalition for a Clean CFAC plans petition drive, but will EPA respond?
January 31, 2024 2 a.m.

Coalition for a Clean CFAC plans petition drive, but will EPA respond?

A coalition of Flathead County groups is asking the Environmental Protection Agency to pause a Record of Decision on the cleanup plan for the Columbia Falls Aluminum Co. plant.

At Logan Pass, endangered insect presents a quandary for flush toilets
January 31, 2024 2 a.m.

At Logan Pass, endangered insect presents a quandary for flush toilets

An endangered insect could impact future water use at Glacier National Park’s Logan Pass Visitor Center.

Sorenson lived a life of adventure and will be sorely missed
January 25, 2024 10:15 a.m.

Sorenson lived a life of adventure and will be sorely missed

In 2019 Cody Sorenson and Dakota Pearle went into the Bob Marshall Wilderness on a September elk hunt. The trip went south almost immediately

January 24, 2024 2 a.m.

City buys new fire truck; starts manager search

The Columbia Falls City Council last week approved the purchase of a new pumper/rescue truck, which will replace two of the older vehicles in its fleet.

Forest Service extends public comment on Bob outfitter permits
January 24, 2024 2 a.m.

Forest Service extends public comment on Bob outfitter permits

After some feedback, the Forest Service has extended the deadline to comment on renewing the outfitter and guide permits for the next 10 years until Feb. 16.

Speech and debate win Western A title
January 21, 2024 8:30 p.m.

Speech and debate win Western A title

The Columbia Falls Speech and Debate team won the Western A Divisional title Saturday in Stevensville in convincing fashion, outpacing rival Whitefish 236-136. Stevensville was third with 55 points.

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