Monday, May 27, 2024


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

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago

New editor’s note

At the same time I was graduating high school and making the somewhat questionable decision to start college for p…

Updated 1 year, 8 months 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 1 year, 8 months 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 1 year, 8 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 1 year, 9 months 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 1 year, 9 months 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 Kleinjan,…

Updated 1 year, 9 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 1 year, 9 months 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 1 year, 10 months 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 1 year, 10 months 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 1 year, 10 months 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 on…

Updated 1 year, 11 months 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 1 year, 11 months 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.

Updated 1 year, 11 months ago
Steaming on the Flathead (Lake and River)

Read Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Stetler's June column about steamboats that used to run up and down Flathead Lake and the Flathead River.

Updated 2 years ago
Deep Dive into FLBS: Applying Innovation in the Fight against Invasive Species

Read Flathead Lake Biological Station Media/Information Manager Ian Withrow's May column about ways researchers are looking to get people engaged in the fight …

Updated 2 years ago
“The Root of the Matter” a book review by Doug Mitchell

Read Glacier Conservancy Executive Director Doug Mitchell's book review for 'The Songs of Trees,' by David George Haskell. The book will be discussed at their …