Saturday, June 03, 2023

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 6 days, 18 hours ago

Story of a hero — new book chronicles distinguished Montana veterans

Army Chief Warrant Officer Manford Lloyd Kleiv had a dream of returning to his hometown of Whitefish following t...

Updated 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Glacier Park bird monitoring part of continent-wide collaboration

The effort is part of the Institute for Bird Populations’ Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) program, a continent-wide collaborative effor...

Updated 9 months ago
Scientists puts DNA microscope on studying harlequin duck population

While data from the harlequin’s wintering range has shown a steady decline in population numbers of the past years, gathering information from the duck’s bre...

Updated 9 months, 1 week ago
Columbia Falls old-timey farmer’s market has bit of everything

The brainchild of Columbia Falls businesswoman Jean Flynn, the new market has space for 22 vendors and has so far in its first year of operation featured a v...

Updated 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Scenes from the Northwest Montana Fair

The Northwest Montana Fair and Rodeo always provides many unforgettable moments.

Updated 9 months, 3 weeks ago
ALERT medical rescue helicopter marks milestone

For 47 years, the bright red chopper synonymous with Logan Health has been on call, day and night, rain, snow or sunshine, providing rescue for those in need...

Updated 10 months, 1 week 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 season last week.

Updated 10 months, 2 weeks 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 10 months, 3 weeks 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 11 months 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 11 months, 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 11 months, 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 11 months, 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 12 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 1 year 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 1 year 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...