Monday, November 29, 2021

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Updated 8 hours, 38 minutes ago

Kindergarten educator has zest for teaching reading

As a kindergarten teacher, Derrick Criner knows that progress is a process and trying new things may lead to enr...

Updated 1 day, 8 hours ago
Nickerbokker's Pizza bring unique taste to Evergreen

Evergreen's Nick Erickson is in search of the perfect pizza.

Updated 1 day, 8 hours ago
Road work wraps up for season on U.S. 2 West roundabout

Construction of the Dern and Springcreek roundabout on U.S. 2 has wrapped up for the year, according to the Montana Department of Transportation.

Updated 1 day, 8 hours ago
FVCC hires hospital executive to lead foundation

Flathead Valley Community College has hired a familiar face to lead the college’s nonprofit fundraising arm.

Updated 2 days, 8 hours ago
States prepare for the great abortion ‘what-if’

With access to abortion at stake across America, California is preparing to become the nation’s abortion provider.

Updated 3 days, 7 hours ago
Small businesses prepare for long holiday season

Small Business Saturday is back after a hiatus due to Covid-19 last year, but like the shift seen with other traditional holiday shopping events such as Blac...

Updated 3 days, 8 hours ago
EPA proposed action on CFAC cleanup delayed until next year

Columbia Falls City Manager Susan Nicosia recently met with Glencore officials to discuss the former Columbia Falls Aluminum Co. site, and learned the compan...

Updated 4 days, 8 hours ago
Sykes continues its beloved community Thanksgiving dinner tradition

Thanksgiving wouldn’t be the same in Kalispell if Sykes Diner didn’t invite the community to come in for its traditional holiday dinner free of charge.

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Logan Health to require Covid vaccine for all employees

Logan Health is requiring its entire staff to have received at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine by Dec. 10 in order to comply with a federal rule annou...

Updated 5 days, 8 hours ago
Artists and Craftsmen of the Flathead stronger than ever after 40 years

From humble beginnings, the Artists and Craftsmen of the Flathead organization has grown into a burgeoning organization that now boasts 160 members and is ce...

Updated 5 days, 8 hours ago
Former off-duty officer sentenced for threatening Blackfeet tribal employees

A former off-duty federal law enforcement officer who admitted to misdemeanor assault for pointing an assault rifle at three Blackfeet tribal employees who were testing water on his property was sentenced today t...

Updated 5 days, 8 hours ago
C-Falls grabs first at home meet; Whitefish takes third

The Columbia Falls speech and debate team placed first among Class A schools at its invitational home meet Saturday, while Stevensville slid into second place and Whitefish took third.

Updated 5 days, 8 hours ago
Whitefish student performs in international music festival

Fiona Shanahan, 14, of Whitefish, performed at the New York Concert Music Festival on Nov. 20 at the Lincoln Center in New York City, placing second in the c...

Updated 5 days, 8 hours ago
Gifts With A Lift program spreads cheer to state hospital patients

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services is accepting mailed packages of holiday gifts to benefit Montana State Hospital patients.

Updated 5 days, 8 hours ago
Council finalizes game plan for new ward boundaries

The Kalispell City Council moved forward with plans to redraw the boundaries for its four wards after a work session Monday evening.