Wednesday, February 21, 2024

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Updated 1 hour, 48 minutes 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 …

Updated 4 hours, 48 minutes ago
Avelo to launch direct flight from Flathead Valley to California wine country

Area oenophiles can catch a direct flight to Northern California’s wine country from Glacier Park International Airport beginning May 1.

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
FWP taking comments on state outdoor recreation plan

The Statewide Outdoor Recreation Plan is up for renewal this year and officials with Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks are encouraging residents to share their ideas and suggestions.

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Simulation puts caregivers in Kalispell through realistic scenarios

Nursing home resident Martha has dementia and she is convinced someone is trying to steal her car. She’s veering from a window toward the parking lot, yelling …

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Flathead Food Bank holds Mardi Gras gala fundraiser

The fundraising event features a festive New Orleans atmosphere with vibrant decorations, lively music and delicious Cajun-inspired cuisine.

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Tickets go on sale for FVCC’s Festival of Flavors spring event

The Flathead Valley Community College Foundation’s Festival of Flavors spring event tickets go on sale March 8 at 9 a.m

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Roundup for Safety awards funds toward six safety projects

Fair-Mont-Egan School, established in 1967, sought support to replace its campus security and emergency communications systems. The school’s intercom and entrance door are both beyond repair.

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
DECA students take the lead in business competition

Emerging business leaders and entrepreneurs from Glacier, Whitefish and Flathead high schools advance to the DECA International Career Development Conference April 27-30 in Anaheim, California.

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Whitefish library series continues with program on local literary culture

Whitefish Community Library’s Winter Writers Series continues Monday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. featuring Montana writer Tami Haaland.

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Accused drug smuggler sees felony case dismissed

A 23-year-old accused of smuggling fentanyl into the Flathead County Detention Center last year saw the felony charge filed against her dismissed in January.

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Man suspected of pointing gun at homeless people earns deferred sentence

A man accused of threatening a group of homeless people along Kalispell’s Parkline Trail with a gun last fall earned a deferred sentence in Flathead County Dis…

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Flathead Classic sled dog races this weekend in Olney

The unique event that includes sled races, skijor races and bikejor races runs Feb. 24 and Feb. 24. The event begins at 9 a.m. on both days.

Updated 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Flathead Warming Center's Roadmaps program provides homeless with one-on-one counseling and encouragement

Although Patty Archambault and her son Josh Erickson once knew the Flathead Warming Center as guests, they return these days as volunteers.

Updated 1 day, 7 hours ago
Busse brings Helena attorney Raph Graybill on as running mate

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Ryan Busse has tapped a constitutional attorney known for challenging Montana abortion restrictions and other Republican-backe…

Updated 1 day, 15 hours ago
Kalispell City Council to prioritize infrastructure projects eligible for state aid

Kalispell City Council is set Tuesday to finalize a priority list of needed infrastructure projects eligible for state dollars as well as consider a request fr…