Wednesday, January 20, 2021


What's happening in lifestyle news? For information and details regarding daily lifestyle, see our articles below.

Updated 3 days, 5 hours ago

Snow-bike tours a new offering for outdoor enthusiasts

Kyle Allred says the best way to master snow biking is “to make your own track.”

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Room to ROAM: Tiny camper trend settles into the Flathead

In late December, the only visitors at an innovative new campground in Columbia Falls were four deer who grazed through the woods around the property. But th...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
A simple view of life: North Fork artist paints Glacier scenes from his front porch

Painter Peter Moore has a truly unique view of the world.

Updated 1 month ago
Hardcore: Whitefish adventure racer tests his limits

Tremendous dread fills the heart of Happy Valley resident Jesse Nelson as he stands in the frigid air above a freezing-cold river in Oregon.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Another chapter begins for landmark Kalispell Mercantile

Since it was first built at the end of the 19th century, the Kalispell Mercantile in the heart of downtown Kalispell has been home to many: government offici...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Elopement service offers one-of-a-kind ceremonies

At Elope Montana, Lindsey Gardner has found the perfect match for her talents.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
West Shore Library has new digs in Lakeside

The West Shore Library in Lakeside has been serving the communities on the west side of Flathead Lake for 25 years, but it is now doing so from a new locatio...

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
‘High, wide and handsome’ A historical and scenic take on the Missouri Breaks

If you sketch a few long, wavy lines across a blank page, thread a river and stretches of fence line through the middle and brush a broad watercolor of sky a...

Updated 2 months ago
Bigfork man's camera skills propel him into rugged territory

When Mason Gertz graduated from Stillwater Christian School in 2006, he had no idea where the future would take him.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Community comes together to keep independent bookstore afloat

Books seem to spill out of every nook and cranny at Bad Rock Books in Columbia Falls.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
A home for the holidays: Locals, Realtors renovate trailer for young single mother

In the front yard of a modest blue trailer, 12-year-old Nathan Small packed a snowball into his hands and hucked it toward his younger brother, Tyrell Small,...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
The end of the line: A bugling bull, falling off Laverene and the ride out

The sound of rain hitting the tent was music to my ears. It was a product of a cold front which moved through the upper South Fork drainage.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Homebrew: Bigfork hops farm supplies local brewers

Local brewers have a new option in their search for a better beer with the recent expansion of the Big Sky Hops Farm in Bigfork.

Updated 3 months ago
Bob hunt part 4: Meat on the pole

“Boom!” A rifle shot broke the silence of the day just after noon on the third day of the hunt.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
First day of the hunt

Traveling and resting were over, it was time to hunt! Our guides asked us if we were excited and we all said we were. But our enthusiasm may have been dulle...