Thursday, July 18, 2024

Deep Dive

Dive in with the Daily Inter Lake’s Deep Dive podcast. Host Taylor Inman delves into the vibrant tapestry of Northwest Montana and the Flathead Valley with in-depth reporting and interviews. Each season, Deep Dive shines a spotlight on the stories, diverse perspectives and innovative ideas shaping our region.


Glacier National Park grapples with deepest snow in more than a decade plowing Going to the Sun Road

Despite spring's arrival in the valley, Logan Pass in Glacier National Park remains buried under the deepest snowpack in over a decade, presenting significant challenges for road crews. With plows working through snowbanks as tall as 80 feet on the Big Drift, the park's roads supervisor anticipates weeks of effort before passage is fully cleared for visitors. The unprecedented accumulation marks the most substantial early spring snowfall since 2011, underscoring the ongoing battle against winter's grip in the high mountain passes. Read Taylor Inmans's full article here.

For more information about snow plowing operations along the Going-to-the-Sun road, visit

June 4, 2024

Logan Health Medical Center's Reconstructive Surgeon Dr. Thomas Wright

Reporter Taylor Inman meets with Columbia Falls local, Dr. Thomas Wright, who has returned home bringing top-of-the-line care to the area where he grew up.  Dr. Wright specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery, with an emphasis on breast reconstruction. 

Read the full article here.
Learn more about Wright and find contact information for his office online.

May 1, 2024

Steitzhof Farm's Regenerative Sheep Operation

John Steitz and Carol Treadway Steitz have an award-winning herd of merino sheep on their farm just outside of Kalispell. The couple have worked together over the years to hone in on their best practices for maintaining the herd while also working to restore the soil on their property.

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March 7, 2024

Maritime Mysteries of the Flathead - The challenges of surveying beneath Flathead Lake

Jeremy and Kyren discuss the unique challenges facing the Flathead Marine Archaeology Project as crews survey underwater sites at Woods Bay, Painted Rocks and the Kee-O-Mee.

June 16, 2023

Maritime Mysteries of the Flathead - What Mysteries Lie at the Bottom of the Flathead Lakes & River

Maritime Mysteries of the Flathead is a new podcast hosted by Jeremy Weber. He and his crew will adventure on some deep sea diving escapades to uncover some of the great mysteries lying on the bottom of the lakes and rivers in the Flathead Valley. In this podcast's premiere episode, Jeremy and his crew discuss their plans for the podcast and their recent underwater dive.

June 2, 2023