Monday, August 08, 2022

Montana Life

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

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago

Miracle League provides opportunities beyond baseball

The Miracle League, Kalispell’s baseball league for athletes with special needs, hosted its final games of the s...

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Car collector looks to share passion through museum

Donny Stevens’ fascination with cars goes back to his teenage years, racing his blue and white 1968 Chevy Camaro. Now, more than 46 years later, that Camaro ...

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Late photographer Kurt Markus captured models and cowboys

Kurt Markus died on June 12 at his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico, after a battle with Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia. He was 75.

Updated 1 month ago
Glacier's Native America Speaks program marks 40th year

Dozens of spectators filled the wooden benches in the shadow of Red Eagle Mountain at the Rising Sun picnic area in Glacier National Park on Wednesday evening.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Kalispell: Montana's Eden — Exhibit showcases history of town

The largest exhibition curated by the museum in the past 12 years, a grand opening reception for Kalispell: Montana's Eden is set for Thursday, June 30 from ...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Art exhibit returns Winold Reiss portraits to the Blackfeet Reservation

Through a collaboration between the Blackfeet Nation, Museum of the Plains Indian, the BNSF Foundation and the Glacier National Park Conservancy, an exhibit ...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Cycling way to truly see Glacier Park’s Sun Road

The mostly cloudy skies open for just a moment to let the sun shine through as Corey Weathers looks up from his handlebars to take in the view of Mount Oberl...

Updated 2 months ago
Whitefish Schools regenerative agriculture program takes learning outside classroom

Through the class, students have successfully created businesses selling microgreens, marketing grass-finished beef and building a vegetable trailer to use f...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Sisters share horsepacking knowledge with others

When Hannah Boll's her parents dragged her to a meeting of the Flathead Valley 4-H Trail and Packing program, she had no idea how much the experience would c...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Stories from Trego tunnel deviate from historical record

Working between 1967 and 1968, Bruce Morse was a member of one of the three 20-man crews working around the clock on the tunnel’s south portal. Joining his f...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Boy Scout Troop 1933 celebrates 50 years

Sponsored by the Kalispell Rotary Club, Troop 1933 was chartered in 1972 and is currently one of the oldest troops in the state, but the history of Boy Scout...

Updated 3 months ago
‘Rock snot’ algae blooms hurting Kootenai River fishery

On an overcast day in mid-June last year, Jim Dunnigan, dam mitigation coordinator for Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, stood on a concrete embankment overl...

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Kila man uses flint knapping to bring history to life

Tom Blais has had a fascination with arrowheads since childhood. Now, he is using traditional techniques to make his own.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Book looks at the impact of Depression-area program in Glacier Park

The Civilian Conservation Corps was created by an act of Congress on March 30, 1933. It was part of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal designed to he...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
In pursuit of rare owls in Glacier National Park

Biologists know great gray and boreal owls live in Glacier National Park. Finding them is another matter altogether.