Sunday, September 27, 2020


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Updated 2 hours, 52 minutes ago

Dino diggers: Local fossil hunters showcase new discoveries

Montana’s mountains and hillsides hold secrets.

Updated 1 week ago
Local group helps preserve area’s fire lookouts

They stand as silent sentinels atop the pinnacles of many of Montana’s mountain peaks, extending into the heavens to keep an ever vigilant eye on the valleys...

Updated 2 weeks ago
Deep dive: Underwater Soldiers shows veterans the benefits of scuba

Seth Buckman remembers the blast.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Kalispell’s ‘bird lady’ at helm of recovery center

When Kalispell’s Beth Watne took in her first bird of prey in the early 1980s, she had no idea it would lead to a deep-rooted fascination with raptors.

Updated 4 weeks ago
Local guild helps sustain struggling bee population

Flathead Valley Beekeepers Guild helps sustain struggling bee population

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Scuba-diving enthusiasts help others take the plunge

With scuba shops in Kalispell and Helena, Glen and Karen McKinnon are spreading their love of the underwater world throughout Montana.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Couple realizes longtime dream of running bison ranch

Hot Springs ranchers Jon Sepp and Brittany Masters are chasing their dreams.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Instructor gives thrill-seekers the confidence to get out on the lake

What started in high school as a way to earn some summer cash on the lake continues to be a thriving business for Bigfork’s Drew Hollinger and his Flathead W...

Updated 2 months ago
Whitefish school district anticipates budget shortfall

The Whitefish School District is reviewing a preliminary general fund budget for the coming school year that is about $300,000 less than last year.

Updated 2 months ago
Bowman Orchards celebrating 100 years in the cherry business

For five generations, the Bowman name has been synonymous with cherries on Flathead Lake’s east shore.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Tenacious Dames share sisterhood on the open road

With black leather jackets and colorful personalities they take to the open road in Northwest Montana and beyond.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Paintball facility owner aims to foster interest in sport

With protective armor and masks they take to a muddy, fog-covered field of battle riddled with the fluorescent signs of previous combat.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Stay-at-home moms spread their own joy of painting

Sisters TaSha Franklin and ShaMar Irwin are putting their own unique and creative spin on painting lessons in the Flathead Valley.

Updated 3 months ago
How travel helped me face fears, find peace after my sister’s death

We were in Montana on the side of I-90. Waiting for a tow truck.