Saturday, November 28, 2020


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Updated 6 days 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...

Updated 1 week, 6 days 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 weeks, 6 days 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 3 weeks, 4 days 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 1 month 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 1 month, 1 week 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 1 month, 2 weeks 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...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
KittyMOM’s Rescue founder goes the distance to save cats

The stacks of cat carriers nearly touch the ceiling in Darcy Albert’s garage.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Celebrating the Conrad legacy

Kalispell’s landmark Conrad Mansion celebrated a milestone last month, crossing the threshold of its 125th year on Sept. 25.

Updated 2 months ago
Dino diggers: Local fossil hunters showcase new discoveries

Montana’s mountains and hillsides hold secrets.

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

Seth Buckman remembers the blast.

Updated 2 months, 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 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Local guild helps sustain struggling bee population

Flathead Valley Beekeepers Guild helps sustain struggling bee population