Monday, May 27, 2024


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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 2 months, 3 weeks ago
March 8, one of the best days of my life

The day I was adopted was one of the best days of my life, because of his decision, my whole life has changed.

Updated 3 months ago
My biggest lesson from Super Bowl Sunday

Voices chattered downstairs, the chink of glasses and hiss of opening soda cans filling the room. Mountains of food were arranged across the kitchen table, a kind of haphazard buffet that everyone had contributed t…

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Uncertainty is nothing to be afraid of

I have had my voting registration sheet sitting stationary at my house for an embarrassingly long time...

Updated 1 year, 2 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 writes about Jessie Bierman, an FLBS alumni who …

Updated 1 year, 2 months 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 1 year, 3 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 1 year, 3 months 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 1 year, 3 months 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, Media/…

Updated 1 year, 4 months 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 1 year, 4 months 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 th…

Updated 1 year, 5 months 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 1 year, 5 months 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 1 year, 6 months ago
Understanding your health care rights

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

Updated 1 year, 6 months ago
The Bigfork Fire of 1912

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