Friday, June 09, 2023


Searching for opinion based articles? Below we'll share opinion news articles on a wide variety of topics.

Updated 3 months 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 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Wayfarers and Harry Horn – A uniquely Bigfork State Park

Read Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Stetler's October column about the history of Wayfarers State Park.

Updated 8 months ago
2022 Swan Valley Bear News: A Bear Food Crisis Year

In our last bear safety column of 2022, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Park Bear Conflict Management Specialist Justine Vallieres looks back on a busy year of be...

Updated 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Deep Dive into FLBS: A Life Line for Trout Fishing

Flathead Lake Biological Station Information/Media Manager Ian Withrow writes in his September column about Montana's trout fishing ecosystem.

Updated 8 months, 3 weeks ago
The cost of growing old

Health column writers and Glacier Nurse Direct owners Kristy Naylor RN and Marcy Kleinjan RN discuss the rising cost of care for seniors.

Updated 8 months, 4 weeks ago
The Shipwrecks and Underwater Treasures Around Bigfork

Read Bigfork History Project's September column about treasures that can be found at the bottom of lakes and rivers near Bigfork.

Updated 9 months ago
Being bear aware: gleaning for bears

Read September's Bear Aware column from Swan Valley Bear Resources about the importance of gleaning your fruit trees before the bears do.

Updated 9 months, 1 week ago
Deep Dive into FLBS: Finding the Balance for Flathead Lake

Read FLBS Media/Information Manager Ian Withrow's August column about efforts to protect Flathead Lake from nutrient overload.

Updated 9 months, 3 weeks ago
What is concierge nursing?

The Eagle's newest columnists are Glacier Nurse Direct, a concierge nursing service based in Bigfork that serves the Flathead Valley. Co-owners Marcy Kleinja...

Updated 10 months ago
The Show Must Go on...For 62 Years!

Read Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Stetler's August column about the Bigfork Summer Playhouse

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
Backcountry Bear Safety

Read Swan Valley Connection Program Assistant Eli Estey's August column about the importance of having a bear-resistant container.

Updated 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Deep Dive into FLBS: Sampling for Flathead Swimmers

Read FLBS Information and Media Manager Ian Withrow's July column about their Swim Guide Project.

Updated 10 months, 3 weeks ago
What is the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee?

Mark Ruby with the U.S. Forest Service writes for July's Bear Aware column about the challenges of grizzly bear management.

Updated 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Letter to the editor: Bigfork Competitors do great at state

Bigfork Competitors traveled to Billings to compete in the Scholastic Clay Target Program Montana State Championship for Trap, Skeet and Sporting Clays held ...

Updated 11 months, 3 weeks 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 Flathead Lake.

Updated 11 months, 4 weeks ago
“Good Fences Make Good Neighbors”: Swan Valley Bear Resources is Charged for Coexistence

Read former Swan Valley Connection employee Rob Rich's June column about bear safety and the formation of SVC's Swan Valley Bear Resources.