Saturday, June 12, 2021

Local News

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Updated 23 hours, 7 minutes ago

Anti-union nurses withdraw petition to split with SEIU

Logan Health nurses who sought to break ties with their union amid a contentious three-day labor strike have wit...

Updated 23 hours, 7 minutes ago
Teen charged with attempted robbery has troubled past

Eighteen-year-old Robert Anthony Hanna was born to homeless parents, then placed in foster care before being adopted by his aunt.

Updated 1 day, 22 hours ago
Polson woman dies in traffic mishap

An 85-year-old Polson woman died Thursday after a vehicle incident on U.S. 93 near St. Ignatius.

Updated 1 day, 23 hours ago
Local Code Girls' social app a semifinalist in international challenge

Sit With Us, a mobile app developed by 11-year-old Josephine Morrison of Bigfork and 10-year-old Juliet Skinner of Columbia Falls to combat bullying and lone...

Updated 1 day, 23 hours ago
Bigfork to bring back popular Fourth of July parade

Bigfork's Electric Avenue will once again become a wave of red, white and blue as the annual Bigfork Fourth of July Parade returns to the downtown corridor a...

Updated 1 day, 23 hours ago
North Valley Food Bank plans Forever June celebration

This June, North Valley Food Bank celebrates the legacy of founder June Munski-Feenan with a food drive, a fundraiser and an open house.

Updated 1 day, 23 hours ago
ImagineIF Libraries plan outdoor summer programs

ImagineIF Libraries will take educational children's programming outdoors this summer.

Updated 2 days, 6 hours ago
No jail time for driver who hit schoolgirl

A Eureka woman who struck and nearly killed a little girl while driving on U.S. 93 near Whitefish more than 18 months ago will serve no jail time.

Updated 2 days, 11 hours ago
Evergreen utility district asks Kalispell for land swap

City receives proposal for Evergreen sewer land swap

Updated 2 days, 12 hours ago
California man sentenced to prison in Whitefish man's death

A California man who pleaded guilty in the death of a Whitefish man was sentenced to the Montana State Prison Thursday morning in Flathead County District Co...

Updated 2 days, 23 hours ago
Flathead woman faces federal drug trafficking charges

An investigation by the Northwest Montana Drug Task Force, FBI and the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office has left a local woman behind bars facing federal dru...

Updated 2 days, 23 hours ago
Bigfork bridge owners ordered to submit demolition payment plan

The property owner who constructed a bridge to Dockstader Island that has since been deemed illegal was ordered to submit a payment plan for the demolition o...

Updated 3 days, 12 hours ago
Flathead County planning director stepping down

Flathead County Planning Director Mark Mussman is stepping down after six years on the job.

Updated 3 days, 14 hours ago
Man charged with assault with a weapon, robbery

Kalispell police officers arrested an 18-year-old man Tuesday afternoon after he allegedly pointed a gun at someone and demanded his car keys in the 200 bloc...

Updated 3 days, 15 hours ago
Glacier National Park opens more roads, campgrounds

More roads and campgrounds are opening in Glacier National Park while crews continue preparing for the full opening of the Going-to-the-Sun Road.