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Editorial

To find our opinion based editorials, see below. We'll share opinion based editorial articles regularly for interested viewers.

Updated 4 months, 1 week 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 entrepr...

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
The truth about the Flathead Lake monster

The invasive mussel is a far more terrifying andreal lake monster

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Bigfork Beginnings with Kyle Stetler

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

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks 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 5 months, 3 weeks ago
A cautionary tale of salmon and shrimp

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

Updated 6 months, 1 week 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 6 months, 2 weeks 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 7 months, 1 week ago
Locals turn out in droves for springtime community events

Volunteers showed up in force at Clean Your Fork

Updated 8 months, 2 weeks 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 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Invasive mussels finding new ways to threaten Montana’s waters

Preventing the spread of invasive species requires a team effort.

Updated 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Down to business: Small business owners are people too

Next time you find your favorite menu item removed or a policy you do not agree with, consider the why of the decision from the owner’s perspective.

Updated 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Maintaining clean water has economic benefits too

Whitefish and Flathead Lakes contribute upwards of $3 billion to local property values.

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
Heading into 2021 with goals and sense of optimism

Regardless of how you feel the last year went, we are here together now, ready for 2021

Updated 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Focusing on rich history helps buoy the present

The story of our watershed is 1.6 billion years in the making, and it continues today as a story about us.

Updated 11 months, 1 week ago
Shop local mentality buoyed businesses in whirlwind year

While this has been an extremely challenging year, it has brought invaluable lessons