Friday, August 12, 2022


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Updated 2 days, 14 hours ago

Protestors in Lakeside lambast proposed alpine coaster project

Concerned residents took to the streets for a second protest in Lakeside over the weekend to voice their opposit...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Large showing of support for controversial board pick at ImagineIF meeting

Supporters of newly appointed ImagineIF Library Trustee Carmen Cuthbertson lauded her ascension at Thursday’s board meeting, thanking her and her colleagues ...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
BLUAC meets Thursday to discuss traffic, noise bylaws and other issues

The Bigfork Land Use Advisory Committee will take a look at a few ‘big picture’ issues at their monthly meeting on Thursday.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Flathead Lake cherry harvest ‘just around the corner’

Storms, floods, and cooler weather are expected to delay the first harvest of Flathead Lake cherries this year. Despite the delay and a few orchards that suf...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
ImagineIF Kalispell branch sees decrease in police calls with security upgrades

Illegal activity, like drug use and sex, has plagued the second floor of the ImagineIF Library in Kalispell for months, but officials say the problem is abat...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Gov. Gianforte launches Montana housing advisory council

Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte issued an executive order Thursday creating a “housing advisory council” tasked with suggesting ways for the state “to increase t...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Bigfork School Board approves implementation of vape detectors, more security cameras

The Bigfork School Board voted to accept the purchase of vape detectors for the Elementary/Middle school, heard from a public commenter about racism in the d...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Local author finds spicy niche in culinary cozy series

It’s Christmas in July with Leslie Budewitz’s new culinary cozy mystery, “Peppermint Barked” to be released July 19.

Updated 4 weeks ago
Fires ravage French forests near Atlantic as Europe heats up

Portugal has been particularly hard hit by wildfires this week

Updated 1 month ago
MDT revokes permit for proposed alpine coaster development

The Montana Department of Transportation has nixed a highway approach permit for a proposed — and neighbor opposed — development on U.S. 93 near Lakeside fea...

Updated 1 month ago
Mama B’s Jubilee new owners have big plans for the little cherry stand

Mama B’s Jubilee has been a labor of love for Brenda Koch since the very beginning, when she spent last summer volunteering in the cherry stand. She seized t...

Updated 1 month ago
CSKT make pitch to bring Big Medicine back home to bison range

When Congress passed and President Donald J. Trump signed into law the legislation that would restore the National Bison Range to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai tribes, it marked a homecoming of sorts as th...

Updated 1 month ago
Holmquist remains winner after recount

Final results in the Flathead County Commissioner race recount maintained the win for incumbent Republican Pam Holmquist over challenger Jack Fallon.

Updated 1 month ago
Trust In Education founder gives talk in Bigfork about work in Afghanistan

A nonprofit whose mission is to provide better education and quality of life for children and families in Afghanistan will be discussing updates about their ...

Updated 1 month ago
Bigfork Rodeo dusts up another performance

Photos from the Bigfork Summer ProRodeo on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.

Updated 1 month ago
A sunny, bustling 4th of July in Bigfork

Thousands gathered in downtown Bigfork for their annual 4th of July parade.