Monday, October 03, 2022


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Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago

Bigfork author releases second children's book

Bigfork author John Pogachar has released his second children's book titled "Mom and Dad, 10 Things I Want You T...

Updated 5 days, 15 hours ago
Book challenge prompts creation of ‘parent resources’ section at ImagineIF

ImagineIF Board trustees on Thursday voted to create a “parent resources” section in the library to house books deemed inappropriate for children to read wit...

Updated 5 days, 15 hours ago
UM freshman enrollment increases for second year

The University of Montana welcomed more than 1,351 first-year students to campus this fall, marking the largest incoming class at the state’s flagship univer...

Updated 5 days, 15 hours ago
Community members glean fruit trees to avoid bear encounters in extra active fall

Many people in northwest Montana know that the arrival of fall means hungry bears, but with an influx of new residents, state officials and local nonprofits ...

Updated 5 days, 15 hours ago
State Auditor's Office fines out of state repair companies after July hailstorm

Montana’s insurance commissioner has fined four out-of-state vehicle repair companies for alleged illegal activity after they attempted to service cars in th...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
New yarn shop in Bigfork wants to become a hub for those eager to learn fiber arts

A new yarn shop in Bigfork is looking to bring together a community of knitters, weavers and sewers to teach new generations about the ancient art of making ...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Bigfork Playhouse Children’s Theatre’s “Annie Jr.” starts this weekend

Bigfork Playhouse Children’s Theatre opens their 2022-2023 season with “Annie Jr.” this weekend.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Conrad Mansion Museum hosts Fairy Walks in the Garden

The Conrad Mansion Museum is partnering with the Flathead Valley New Horizons Band for its Sept. 22 Fairy Walk in the Garden.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Eric Alan explores new sounds in upcoming album

Flathead Valley musician Eric Alan is preparing to release his third album “Late Last Night” which delves into some new sounds.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Bigfork blood drive on Oct. 4

The Red Cross will be holding a blood drive in Bigfork on October 4.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Commissioner’s office announces reduction in property taxes around Bigfork

Flathead County Commissioners announced a reduction in some people’s property taxes around Bigfork.

Updated 2 weeks ago
ImagineIF seeking community input ahead of new strategic plan

ImagineIF Libraries are sending out a survey to get community input before updating their strategic plan.

Updated 2 weeks ago
MDT lowers speed limit on Highway 82

Starting on Monday, Montana Highway 82 between Bigfork and Somers will see a lower speed limit.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Bigfork School Board votes to partially fund their unfunded sports

After a large showing of support from parents, students and coaches, the Bigfork School Board voted Sept. 14 to partially finance the district’s previously u...

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Instructor shares practice of outdoor mindfulness with forest bathing

Striking a balance between mindful meditation and jubilant observation, forest bathing invites the participant to look closer at the nature around them and f...