Sunday, May 09, 2021

Local News

Need more information regarding today's local news? Here, we'll keep you up to date on everything happening in Montana today.

Updated 4 days, 10 hours ago

Flathead Electric trims trees near power lines in Bigfork area

Every 10 years, five three-man crews work their way down the co-op’s 1,700 miles of primary line.

Updated 4 days, 10 hours ago
Woods win seat on Bigfork School board

Woods narrowly beats out incumbent Relyea

Updated 4 days, 10 hours ago
Bigfork woman wins Spartan Beast elite division

Kaci Monroe doesn't shy away from a good competition.

Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago
Farmers market season opens next week

Bigfork Farmers Market Cooperative, Bigfork Village Market offer local produce

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Bigfork track teams qualify for state

The Vikings had 14 top-3 finishes at the meet, including the three winners.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
The man who started it all

Dr. Doug Smith reflects on the early days of Bigfork Ambulance Service

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Whitewater Festival returns this May

Whitewater Festival Champion will be awarded to the individual with the fastest combined time of the upper slalom, down river and giant slalom races.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Governor signs bill giving elected officials power over health boards

The new law allows city councils and county commissioners to amend or rescind emergency orders

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Eat and drink your way down Electric Avenue at Taste of Bigfork

Local chefs will be presenting special menus featuring new creations alongside longtime favorites

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Women-led team revamps Electric Avenue restaurant

A lot of kitchens are male-dominated — not Grille 459.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Candidates challenge school board incumbents in Bigfork, Swan River

Voters have until May 4 to return their completed ballots

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Bigfork Inn changes hands

The Bigfork Inn on Electric Avenue was recently sold to Kelly and Michael Brooks

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Board approves Bigfork apartments

The board voted 4-1 to grant a conditional-use permit to Mark and Tina Gillette to build a dozen apartments

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Celebrity zookeeper and TV show host Jack Hanna diagnosed with dementia

His family added that it's believed he now has Alzheimer's disease that has quickly progressed in the last few months.

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Proposed recreation park near Lakeside draws local opposition

The Wedels say they aim to provide family-friendly activities for both locals and tourists outside the more popular areas of the Flathead Valley.