Sunday, May 15, 2022


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Updated 4 days, 9 hours ago

Areas of downtown parking closed next week due to paving

Some parking areas in downtown Bigfork will be closed next Monday and Tuesday due to a paving project part of ba...

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Library foundation’s new executive director ready for challenges ahead

New ImagineIF Library Foundation Executive Director Adam Tunnell is eager to help facilitate the needs of the library system and its patrons.

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
“People Crossed in Many Ways” – The Ferries of Bigfork

Read Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Stetler's May column about the ferries of days past.

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
The Jewel Basin Center prepares for this summer’s Crown Jewel Concert Series

The Jewel Basin Center in Bigfork is preparing for their first big lineup of concerts this summer since opening last year. Founder Jim Lafferty said he’s ima...

Updated 5 days, 23 hours ago
Quietly, Forest Service seeks comment on 23 special use permits

Trail running tours. ATV tours. Even a business that wants to transport docks out to private landowners on Swan Lake. Those are just a sampling of the 23 spe...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Community Calendar 5/5-5/11

Community events happening in Bigfork from 5/5-5/11

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
2022 Election results for Bigfork races

Preliminary (unofficial) results from election night Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Results will be updated as they become available.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Private island on Flathead Lake listed for $72 million

At 348 acres in size with three miles of shoreline, Cromwell Island in Flathead Lake is up for sale at $72 million.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Somers Middle School presents 'Moana Jr.'

Make way for the tropical adventure of Disney’s Moana Jr., brought to life at Somers Middle School Friday, May 6, at 6:30pm, and Saturday, May 7, at 2pm, wit...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Harvest Foods receipts collected for the benefit of Bigfork Elementary

Nearly $350,000 in Harvest Foods receipts were collected for the benefit of Bigfork Elementary this winter.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Montana Attorney General pays a visit to Bigfork weapons manufacturer

Montana Attorney General Austin Knudsen stopped by firearms manufacturer Shield Arms at the end of April to congratulate them on their explosive growth and c...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Schafer’s Restaurant is making a new home at Eagle Bend

The award-winning Schafer’s Restaurant is set to move into the new Eagle Bend Golf Course Clubhouse this summer. Schafer’s co-owners David May and Robert Win...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Bigfork Water and Sewer candidate has history of long legal battle with district

A candidate for the Bigfork Water and Sewer District Board has waged a lengthy legal battle with the utility, but says the dispute spurred him to campaign for a seat on the panel.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
BLUAC meets Thursday to discuss permit for two more apartment buildings

The Bigfork Land Use Advisory Committee meets Thursday to consider the recommendation of two apartment complexes on Jewel Basin Court.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Steps of Justice Crossfit works to show kids ‘they can do hard things’

Ready to move and test their limits, more than a dozen kids run into the Steps of Justice Crossfit session in Evergreen.