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Updated 3 weeks ago

Down to Business: To mask or not to mask?

On July 15, Gov. Steve Bullock issued a directive requiring masks in most indoor spaces and for certain organize...

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Deep Dive into the Flathead Lake Bio Station with Ian Withrow

Treating lake water is a fine balance

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
COVID-19 grants and how they apply to your business

The most fundamental function of the Bigfork Area Chamber of Commerce is supporting our business community.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Deep Dive into Flathead Lake Bio Station

Safety — that’s never really been a concept I’ve ever had to consider much. I come from a certain background, after all, the sort of socioeconomic make-up th...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Down to business: Playing tourist in my backyard

I spent the weekend with a friend who has just returned to Montana from living abroad — after the required 14-day quarantine of course. Sunday she wanted to ...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Swan Hall board thanks local newspapers, community donors

The Board of Trustees for the Swan River Community Hall would like to thank the Bigfork Eagle and Daily Inter Lake for bringing our plight and plea to the attention of the public and also to those wonderful peopl...

Updated 3 months ago
Vote Doug Mahlum as your next district 10 representative

Maybe you don’t know that Doug Mahlum, owner of the Montana Athletic Club, is running for the Montana District 10 Representative position. We hope you will join us in voting for Doug in the upcoming Republican pr...

Updated 3 months ago
Bigfork Teachers Union thanks community for passing levy

Dear Bigfork School District Voters,

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Re-elect Mark Noland HD10

Hertz touts Noland's leadership skills

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
School board trustee asks community to support levy

Consider voting in favor of the two levy requests. As a School Board Member, I sit on the committee negotiating staff salaries. I believe our staff’s compensation is not up to par with their peers in the valley. ...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Down to business

What did you do this weekend? If asked prior to March 16, I bet your plans would have been vastly different than what you actually did this weekend. The end ...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Vote yes on levies to increase Bigfork teacher salaries

We appreciate the Bigfork School District Board’s effort to support our local education. As a quick reminder, bonds are for buildings and levies are for learning. Local dollars support our local students where th...

Updated 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Deep Dive into Flathead Lake Bio Station with Ian Withrow

Research at the Flathead Lake Bio Station continues during the coronavirus pandemic, while events see changes.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Down to business

I have been feeling a bit apprehensive.