Friday, March 05, 2021


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Updated 6 hours, 2 minutes ago

Dem split on jobless benefits slows relief bill in Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats set aside one battle over boosting the minimum wage but promptly descended into anot...

Updated 6 hours, 19 minutes ago
Montana teachers eligible for shots starting next week

Montana teachers and other school staff will be eligible for COVID-19 shots beginning next week

Updated 8 hours, 2 minutes ago
Ex-students allege sexual abuse at troubled teen school

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Former students have sued a pair of Montana schools for troubled teenage girls alleging they were sexually assaulted and suffered mental anguish.

Updated 8 hours, 2 minutes ago
Montana set to raise starting pay for public school teachers

HELENA (AP) — Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte signed into law on Friday a measure aimed at increasing starting teacher pay, making good on a promise from his ele...

Updated 12 hours, 52 minutes ago
Alaska Airlines adds California flights to GPIA lineup

Alaska Airlines is the latest in a string of new additions to expand flight options at Glacier Park International Airport.

Updated 13 hours, 2 minutes ago
Cold, wet February boosts water supply prospects

Above average spring and summer stream flows appear likely for much of Montana after impressive mountain snow totals in February.

Updated 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Hedges Elementary fifth-graders 'Pay it Forward'

Two ambitious Kalispell fifth-graders didn’t just take on their teacher’s challenge to “pay it forward,” they surpassed their own expectations.

Updated 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Climate advocate training offered online

The Montana chapters of Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) will hold a virtual Climate Advocate Training workshop for anyone interested in climate solutions, from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 14.

Updated 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
North Valley Food Bank announces expansion, capital campaign

North Valley Food Bank is breaking ground Tuesday on an expanded version of its building at 251 Flathead Ave. in Whitefish.

Updated 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Law roundup: Trusting visitor gets cars confused

A visitor in Columbia Falls mistakenly put his luggage into the trunk of a car that resembled his rental vehicle.

Updated 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Kalispell dog park closes temporarily for spring mainenance

Kalispell’s Begg Dog Park will close temporarily today.

Updated 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
New Flathead wildfire plan a 'roadmap' for homeowners

It's never too early to think about fire safety.

Updated 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Police shooting victim accused of stalking woman

A Flathead Valley man who was killed last weekend by a Kalispell Police officer had two current orders of protection against him for alleged stalking incidents involving a local woman, her family and the church t...

Updated 1 day, 8 hours ago
Mussels detected on moss balls in Montana pet stores

Invasive zebra mussels were detected on moss balls in pet stores throughout Montana.

Updated 1 day, 9 hours ago
Ontario leader disappointed in Biden for not sharing vaccine

TORONTO (AP) — The leader of Canada's most populous province expressed irritation Thursday with the U.S. refusal to ship vaccines north of the border, saying...