Friday, September 22, 2023


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Updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago

Deep Dive into FLBS: The Trailblazing Women of Science at FLBS

Just in time for Women's History Month, Flathead Lake Biological Station Information/Media Manager Ian Withrow w...

Updated 1 month ago
We’re being overrun

I was shocked today almost to the point of being physically ill when I read headlines in your Aug. 9 issue, “Bigfork subdivision proposal for 125 homes.”

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Bigfork High School Board to vote on the addition of baseball

Bigfork High School is on the verge of an exciting decision as the Board prepares to vote on the addition of baseball as a new high school sport for the upcoming 2023/2024 school year.

Updated 4 months ago
Flathead watershed in need of septic legislation

The 68th Session of the Montana Legislature recently concluded. While there have been some tacit wins for water quality, the Flathead Lakers see this as a glass half empty session.

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Call 73103 - The Beginning of the Bigfork Volunteer Fire Department

Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Stetler writes in his March column about the history of the Bigfork Volunteer Fire Department.

Updated 7 months ago
Having difficult conversations as a caregiver, with Glacier Nurse Direct

For their February column, Glacier Nurse Direct owners Kristy Naylor RN And Marcy Kleinjan RN walk through how to have tough conversations as a caregiver.

Updated 7 months, 2 weeks ago
'School was closed for Potato Week' – The first schools of Bigfork

Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Stetler writes about how Bigfork's earliest settlers attended school.

Updated 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Deep Dive into FLBS: Discovering New Paths to Science Education

The Flathead Lake Biological Station has been providing educational opportunities in the Flathead Watershed for nearly 125 years. In his January column, Medi...

Updated 8 months, 1 week ago
Tips for aging from Glacier Nurse Direct

In their first column of 2023, Glacier Nurse Direct owners Kristy Naylor RN And Marcy Kleinjan RN give tips for aging well as we embark on a new year.

Updated 8 months, 3 weeks ago
“Photography is 90 percent man, 10 percent equipment”: A quick peek into the life of Herman Schnitzmeyer

The Bigfork Eagle's first history column of 2023 focuses on the work of photographer Herman Schnitzmeyer. Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Steler said ...

Updated 8 months, 4 weeks ago
Tips for staying healthy in the wintertime from Glacier Nurse Direct

Read Glacier Nurse Direct's December column about different tips for staying healthy during Montana's frigid winter months.

Updated 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Good riddance to the Holland Lake Lodge expansion proposal

The rollout of a proposal by one of North America’s biggest ski developers to triple the size of Holland Lake Lodge and bring industrial tourism and commercial recreation to the rural, wildlife-rich Swan Valley i...

Updated 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Bear Awareness During Hunting Season

In their November column, Swan Valley Connection's Executive Director Rebecca Ramsey writes about the importance of staying bear aware while hunting.

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
Understanding your health care rights

Read Glacier Nurse Direct's November column about understanding your rights when it comes to health care.

Updated 10 months, 2 weeks ago
The Bigfork Fire of 1912

Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Stetler writes in his November column about one of Bigfork's largest disasters.