Thursday, May 23, 2024

Local Elections

Need information regarding current elections? Here we'll keep you updated on the latest local elections news.

Updated 4 days, 12 hours ago

The Montana Free Press 2024 election guide for statewide and federal offices

Answers here were solicited from candidates via a written questionnaire conducted by Montana Free Press in April 2…

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
West Valley will recount ballots in technology levy election

West Valley School District has declared a tie in its technology levy election and will recount ballots at a school board meeting Friday.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Special election: Evergreen Fire levy approved; Big Mountain resort tax gains support

Evergreen voters on Tuesday approved a permanent levy to fund Evergreen Fire and Rescue.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Smith Valley seeks approval for $1.8M bond to rebuild classrooms gutted by mold and asbestos

A $1.8 million bond issue is on the ballot to restore a building of Smith Valley School that was gutted to remove mold and asbestos.

Updated 2 months ago
Kalispell voters approve public safety levy

Kalispell voters on Tuesday approved a public safety levy that will raise an estimated $4.6 million in its first year for emergency services.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
White House, tribal leaders hail 'historic' deal to restore salmon runs in Pacific Northwest

The Biden administration, leaders of four Columbia River Basin tribes and the governors of Oregon and Washington celebrated on Friday as they signed papers for…

Updated 3 months ago
Former Montana congressman Denny Rehberg launches bid for Rosendale's House seat

In the already crowded field of Republican candidates, a familiar name has entered the race for Montana’s eastern congressional seat.

Updated 4 months ago
Tranel, Zinke teams spar on congressional campaign trail

Democrat Monica Tranel knocked her opponent, U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke, during a stop in Kalispell earlier this month for what she described as his lack of presence…

Updated 6 months ago
County Election Administrator says Kalispell city election should be redone

The Flathead County election administrator supports holding the Kalispell municipal election again after a county administrative error impacted ballots on Nov.…

Updated 6 months, 1 week ago
Kalispell City Councilor Sid Daoud launches US Senate bid

Days after winning reelection to Kalispell City Council, Sid Daoud has turned his attention to the Montana Senate seat up for grabs in 2024.

Updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Election results: Kalispell City Council incumbents retain seats

Incumbents seeking reelection to Kalispell City Council held on to their seats, according to preliminary results released late Tuesday night.

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Ballots are due on Marion School bond issue

Voters are reminded that ballots are due Nov. 7 on Marion School District’s $8.2 million bond issue to expand and accommodate growth.

Updated 8 months ago
Kalispell Public Schools levy requests focus on safety and technology

Voters have until Oct. 3 to return ballots to Kalispell Public Schools that will decide the fate of technology and levy issues for its elementary and high scho…

Updated 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Squeezed by ever more students, Marion asks voters to approve $8.2M school expansion bond

In November, Marion School District is seeking approval for a $8.2 million bond issue to expand the school and improve building security.

Updated 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Montana Democrat Monica Tranel seeks rematch against Zinke

Montana Democrat Monica Tranel announced Monday she is seeking her party's nomination to challenge U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke in next year's election, after sufferin…