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Opinion

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Updated 4 days, 12 hours ago

Deep Dive into FLBS: Flathead’s Future is a Terrible Thing to Waste

Read FLBS Media/Information Manager Ian Withrow's June column about how aging septic systems could impact Flathe...

Updated 10 months ago
Keeping students and staff safe is our No. 1 priority

As summer is wrapping up and we prepare for the 2021-22 school year, I am excited for staff and students to return to school and look forward to getting to meet all of you.

Updated 11 months ago
Letters to the editor July 29

Letters to the editor July 29

Updated 11 months ago
Pave the North Fork Road to Camas

In regards to Flathead County Public Works Director Dave Prunty’s comments on the North Fork Road, I’ve never liked the cost-share program to control the road dust in front of our properties in the North Fork. I ...

Updated 11 months ago
Montana voter laws empower voting

Montana voter laws do not suppress voting but guarantee that every vote cast in a Montana election will count.

Updated 11 months ago
My doctor the politician

Why do so many Americans get their medical advice from politicians?

Updated 11 months ago
'The more things change, the more they stay the same'

While it is sad to say goodbye to any business in Bigfork, we know it creates an opportunity for another entrepreneur.

Updated 11 months, 1 week ago
The truth about the Flathead Lake monster

The invasive mussel is a far more terrifying andreal lake monster

Updated 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Bigfork Beginnings with Kyle Stetler

Examining the origins of Bigfork and how the town got its name

Updated 1 year ago
Bringing back the beat: Live music back on in Bigfork

Our local music scene is a way for us to cement our bond with each other and the community.

Updated 1 year ago
A cautionary tale of salmon and shrimp

More and bigger isn’t always better with the Last, Best Place on the line

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Community asked to welcome summer travelers with kindness

There are layers to the challenges the upcoming tourist season is going to bring. An approach of kindness, respect, and patience will become vital for our bu...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Bio Station sees return of educational programs

FLARE K-12 is partnering with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, Flathead Lakers, and Montana State Parks to host a Mussel Walk for middle school s...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Locals turn out in droves for springtime community events

Volunteers showed up in force at Clean Your Fork

Updated 1 year, 3 months ago
Tourism guide to offer local insight on Bigfork attractions

Visitors will be instructed on how to dine, drink, and shop like a local.

Updated 1 year, 3 months ago
Invasive mussels finding new ways to threaten Montana’s waters

Preventing the spread of invasive species requires a team effort.