Saturday, December 03, 2022


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Updated 1 day, 15 hours ago

Flathead Lake Brewing Co. closes due to flooding

Flathead Lake Brewing Co. announced Thursday they will be closed for an indeterminate amount of time after a pip...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
"Read Between the Wines" raises funds for a new Bigfork library

The ImagineIF Foundation is close to reaching their $1.2 million goal for beginning construction on the new Bigfork library.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Sheriff's Office releases names of victims in Bigfork homicide

The Flathead County Sheriff's Office released Friday the names of two people found dead Oct. 28 in their Bigfork home.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Holmquist earns third term as county commissioner

Republican Pam Holmquist will retain her seat on the Flathead County Commission.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Zinke wins Montana's western district U.S. House seat

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Republican Ryan Zinke prevailed over his Democratic challenger in the race for a newly-drawn Montana U.S. House district on Tuesday, o...

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Once a struggling veteran, food pantry founder looks out for other former service members

There was a period of time in North West Montana Veterans Food Pantry founder Allen Erickson’s life when he wasn’t sure when he’d see any relief from his str...

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Heavy snowfall brings down old willow tree in Bigfork

Community members in Bigfork are doing what they can to save a very old willow tree after last week’s heavy snowfall caused it to break apart.

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
BORA Seeks Community Input on Bigfork Outdoor Recreation Plan

Bigfork Outdoor Recreation Alliance, or BORA, is seeking public input as part of the community-led effort to develop an outdoor recreation plan for the Bigfork area.

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Bigfork Elves activities begin this weekend, decorating on Nov.19

The holidays are around the corner in Bigfork, and the Elves are getting ready to transform the village by the bay into 'Montana's Christmas Village.'

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
BPCT “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer” auditions on Nov. 15

Students in third grade or higher and adults are invited to audition for the Bigfork Playhouse Children’s Theater’s annual Christmas production. This year they will be presenting “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer,”...

Updated 1 month ago
Winter storm causes power outages in Flathead Valley

Northwest Montana’s first significant winter storm of the season delivered slick roads, widespread power outages and school closures Wednesday morning.

Updated 1 month ago
ImagineIF board nixes challenge of faith-based book

The ImagineIF Board of Trustees voted Thursday to keep a Christian child rearing book in the library’s collection after a challenge claimed the author’s alle...

Updated 1 month ago
Bigfork Elementary schoolers show off costumes on Halloween

Bigfork Elementary School students in kindergarten, 1st grade and 2nd grade, proudly marched down Grand Drive and Electric Avenue on Monday to show of their ...

Updated 1 month ago
Deaths of Bigfork residents investigated as homicides

Authorities are investigating the deaths of a 65-year-old man and 62-year-old woman in Bigfork as homicides.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
After frenzy local experts predict real estate price drop

It’s no secret that real estate in the Flathead Valley has been booming for the past several years, but a change in the market may be ahead.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Big Medicine will be returned to CSKT tribes from historical society

Big Medicine spent all of his life on the tribal homelands of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai tribes. Now after his death, he’ll spend most of his time ...