To find our opinion based editorials, see below. We'll share opinion based editorial articles regularly for interested viewers.
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
The Show Must Go on...For 62 Years!
Read Bigfork History Project Volunteer Kyle Stetler's August column about the Bigfork Summer Playhouse
Backcountry Bear Safety
Read Swan Valley Connection Program Assistant Eli Estey's August column about the importance of having a bear-resistant container.
Deep Dive into FLBS: Sampling for Flathead Swimmers
Read FLBS Information and Media Manager Ian Withrow's July column about their Swim Guide Project.
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.
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.
“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.
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.
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 figh...
“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 thei...