Monday, November 29, 2021


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Updated 1 day, 7 hours ago

Glacier Park continues work toward 100% Dark Sky compliance

Glacier and Waterton National Parks have become a haven for stargazers and amateur astronomers.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Saving Somers' history: Contractor breathing life into historic buildings

For decades the old building sat in a terrible state of disrepair at the west end of Somers Road, now Lee Maxwell is painstakingly restoring the structures t...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Lost teddy bear finds its way home after year in Glacier

Almost a year after being lost on Glacier National Park's Hidden Lake Trail, Naomi Pascal's stuffed bear, Teddy, has been reunited with its owner.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Kalispell veteran recalls service on destroyer U.S.S. Healy

At age 99, Arnold Peterson of Kalispell has seen a lot, but nothing compares to his days aboard the destroyer U.S.S. Healy in the Pacific during the height o...

Updated 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Building on soil in Big Sandy

Montanans are using organic and regenerative agriculture to revitalize rural economies in places like Big Sandy.

Updated 1 month ago
Horse sense: Whitefish students take the reins in horsemanship class

Filled with anticipation, Whitefish Christian Academy seventh-graders followed horsemanship instructor Chanel Olson and a horse named Hammer, into an outdoor...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Popular pumpkin patch marks 20th year

Sweet Pickin's Pumpkin Patch is celebrating its 20th anniversary this season.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Low hanging fruit : Keeping bears out of yards during their hungriest season

Bears are particularly active right now in Bigfork as they prepare for their denning season after a tough, hot summer.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Kalispell duo bring classic collectibles back to life

Bob King and Colten Hart have spent countless hours breathing new life into classic collectibles from old cars to vending machines and more.

Updated 2 months ago
Climate change, logging collide — and a forest shrinks

Looking down a hillside dotted with large stumps and nearly devoid of trees, a pair of retired U.S. Forest Service employees lamented logging policies they h...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Flathead veterans reflect on their service after 9/11

The events of Sept. 11, 2001 would forever change the lives of servicemen in all branches of the US military.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Whitefish company brings laser tag to the great outdoors

Whitefish's Janet Coombs was looking for a bit of fun when she asked a friend to help her start an outdoor laser tag business. Twelve years and countless eve...

Updated 3 months ago
Buscaderos bring excitement of cowboy action shooting to Bigfork

With colorful nicknames such as Billy Two Hares, Danger Rabbit, Prairie Daisy, Katie No Clue and the Duck of Death. they donned their unique outfits and gath...

Updated 3 months ago
Polson couple shares love of cowboy action shooting in Bigfork

Standing outside their Polson home in elaborate vests and vintage-style hats, gun belts across their waists and long guns in hand, they look like characters ...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Prospecting group shares gold-panning experience

Shovels in hand, covered in dust, they work in the sandy soil above Libby Creek in the Kootenai National Forest. Like so many before them, they search the hi...