Tuesday, January 18, 2022

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Updated 2 hours, 21 minutes ago

State Supreme Court hears arguments in water-bottling plant case

The Montana Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear oral arguments in a lawsuit over whether a Creston water-bottli...

Updated 2 days, 3 hours ago
Trego railroad tunnel major construction feat

At 11:10 a.m. on the morning of June 21, 1968 one final blast connected to the two holes being drilled beneath the Salish Mountains.

Updated 2 days, 3 hours ago
Management plan for lake islands seeks to balance recreation and conservation

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks unveiled their new management plan for the islands in Flathead Lake this week.

Updated 3 days, 2 hours ago
Whitefish hospital foundation receives $1 million gift

The Logan Health – Whitefish Foundation has received the largest gift ever in the foundation’s history from the estate of two longtime hospital and community...

Updated 3 days, 3 hours ago
Law roundup: Deer in headlights didn’t stop driver

Deer in headlights didn’t stop driver

Updated 3 days, 3 hours ago
Popular Glacier Park podcast returns for second season

Telling the lesser known stories of Glacier National Park, the second season of popular Headwaters Podcast will be available to the public Sunday, according ...

Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago
Whitefish Community Foundation holds nonprofit meeting

Whitefish Community Foundation will hold an informational meeting on Thursday, Jan. 27 for nonprofit organizations interested in applying to participate in the 2022 Great Fish Community Challenge.

Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago
Two big housing proposals clear first hurdles

Two large housing proposals moved through the Kalispell Planning Board on Tuesday evening.

Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago
Law Roundup: Customer writes off all businesses

Law roundup

Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago
Old Glory: Moiese family claims Montana's tallest flagpole

Across from the entrance to the Bison Range on Highway 212 is the south entrance to the Moiese Valley known for cattle and dairy operations, wheat, alfalfa a...

Updated 4 days, 12 hours ago
Library trustees keep one book while eying removal of second

The ImagineIF Libraries trustees on Thursday decided to retain one book being challenged as part of its collection, but voted to “indefinitely postpone” a de...

Updated 4 days, 15 hours ago
Kila cancels in-person classes due to Covid

Kila School District canceled in-person classes among all grade levels for Thursday and Friday due mounting Covid-19 cases.

Updated 5 days, 3 hours ago
FVCC students achieve 100% pass rate on national exam

A cohort of nine individuals who studied to become physical therapist assistants at Flathead Valley Community College achieved a 100% pass rate on their national licensing exams.

Updated 5 days, 3 hours ago
Law roundup: Goose on the loose threatens traffic

A Canada goose was spotted flying above traffic, and someone below the goose was worried it would cause an accident, they told the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office.

Updated 5 days, 3 hours ago
State to address erosion at Somers beach

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is looking to curb erosion on the north shore of Flathead Lake at a new public park in Somers.

Updated 5 days, 3 hours ago
Subdivision approved near Grouse Mountain park

A 56-unit residential subdivision planned off Fairway Drive near the Grouse Mountain soccer fields was recently approved by Whitefish City Council.