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July 5, 2022 3:40 p.m.

Highway Patrol, Department of Labor and Industry to investigate death of county employee

A longtime Flathead County Solid Waste District employee died after a July 2 vehicle accident on Disposal Road left him with grievous injuries.

PHOTOS: Crews clear snow from top of Going to the Sun Road
July 5, 2022 2:55 p.m.

PHOTOS: Crews clear snow from top of Going to the Sun Road

Crews continue to clear snow from the Logan Pass area as park officials say the full Going to the Road will not open until July 13 at the earliest.

76 million-year-old dinosaur skeleton to be auctioned in NYC
July 5, 2022 10:20 a.m.

76 million-year-old dinosaur skeleton to be auctioned in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — The fossilized skeleton of a T. rex relative that roamed the earth about 76 million years ago will be auctioned in New York this month, Sotheby's announced Tuesday.

Senior citizen finds his artistic side
July 5, 2022 midnight

Senior citizen finds his artistic side

For Jim Rahn, Saturdays are for art. Just a few years ago, Rahn had never tried his hand at painting. But one of his neighbors convinced him to try out an art class held at the Elms senior apartments where he lives.

July 5, 2022 midnight

Law roundup: Employee provided housing trashes property

An ex-employee, who was allegedly given housing, destroyed some property so an individual told the Kalispell Police Department they wanted to press charges.

July 5, 2022 midnight

U.S. 93 can’t safely handle Lakeside development

I vigorously oppose granting highway access to the proposed amusement area at 6808 U.S. 93 north of Lakeside because it is unsafe and will add to an already congested area.

July 5, 2022 midnight

Letters to the editor July 5

Letters to the editor July 5

Former assisted living facility worker accused of rape takes plea deal
July 5, 2022 midnight

Former assisted living facility worker accused of rape takes plea deal

A former assisted living facility employee accused of raping a resident in 2021 pleaded guilty to a single count of sexual intercourse without consent on June 29.

Judge hands down 20-year prison sentence in sexual abuse case
July 5, 2022 midnight

Judge hands down 20-year prison sentence in sexual abuse case

A Kalispell man who sexually abused two underage relatives over the course of several years was sentenced to 20 years in the Montana State Prison on July 1.

July 5, 2022 midnight

Legals for July, 5 2022

July 4, 2022 11:55 p.m.

Twins rout Calgary Bucks in four innings

The Glacier Twins cruised to a 13-1 victory over the Calgary Bucks in four innings at the Keith Sell Legion baseball tournament on Sunday.

Longtime conservationist honored with lifetime achievement award
July 4, 2022 midnight

Longtime conservationist honored with lifetime achievement award

If you have one takeaway from reading her profile, Kathy Ross wants it to be that she has native plants in her garden. You don’t win a Conservation Lifetime Achievement Award without an airtight rep in the environmental community and a biodiverse garden goes a long way to maintaining that reputation.

July 4, 2022 midnight

Law roundup: Alleged thief run over in shoplifting spree

About $200 worth of merchandise was reportedly stolen by a group of three who got in a white Dodge Dakota possibly heading on U.S. 93 or Reserve when one of the passengers fell out of the truck, was run over, picked up and put in the truck by the other passenger.

July 4, 2022 midnight

Letters to the editor July 4

Letters to the editor July 4

July 4, 2022 midnight

Legals for July, 4 2022

Fourth of July weekend offers a wide range of fun activities around the Flathead
July 4, 2022 midnight

Fourth of July weekend offers a wide range of fun activities around the Flathead

There are plenty of festivities and fun community events planned on and around the Fourth of July weekend. Here’s a look at what’s happening in the Flathead Valley and beyond.

July 3, 2022 11:55 p.m.

Lakers A drop pair to Red Sox

The Lakers A dropped a pair to the Bitterroot Red Sox Sunday afternoon in Legion baseball action at Griffin Field.

July 3, 2022 11:55 p.m.

Twins drop two at Keith Sell tourney

The Glacier Twins went 0-2 on Sunday at the Keith Sell Tournament, dropping games to the Great Falls Chargers and Butte Miners.

July 3, 2022 11:55 p.m.

Home run extravaganza for Range Riders in 6-5 win

The Glacier Range Riders (13-21) got the July monkey off their back in a crucial Sunday evening victory over the Great Falls Voyagers (21-14).

New gym focused on physical, mental wellbeing
July 3, 2022 midnight

New gym focused on physical, mental wellbeing

A new gym in Whitefish is aimed at helping people take control of their lives physically, mentally and emotionally through high intensity interval training, or HIIT.