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Vietnam veterans rekindle lost friendships
July 08, 2018 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake
Gathered together under a perfect blue sky, a group of Marines shared smiles and told tales on a long-awaited Sunday afternoon in Columbia Falls. Next to the camp fire, James Cooper, aka “Coop,” st...
Perfect for packing
July 01, 2018 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake
Hiking, camping and other outdoor activities draw millions to the breathtaking mountain views of Northwest Montana each year, but Swan Mountain Outfitters in Swan Lake offers an experience unlike any...
The violin maker: Kalispell man produces one-of-a-kind instruments
June 24, 2018 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake
Tom Simensen’s workspace is a musical treasure trove. In the garage adjacent to his Kalispell home, violins hang from a tree-like display, like sonorous branches of gleaming wood. Bottles of finish,...