Column

EDITOR’S 2 CENTS: President’s soft on Russia, hard on press? Must be FDR

February 18, 2017 at 8:52 pm

(WARNING: The following column contains historic references that may be disturbing to the mental health of anyone who grew up thinking that there is any such thing as a “safe space.” Read at your own risk.)The departure of Gen. Michael Flyn...

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TERRY COLUMN: Treasure state basketball hits homestretch

February 15, 2017 at 3:00 am

With all the success of the first two state tournaments of the winter, why not get ready for a few more?Northwest Montana cleaned up in Billings at the state wrestling championships last weekend and brought home a host of trophies and medal...

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‘A gift for Dave’: Linda Butler’s letter to her stepfather

February 11, 2017 at 3:00 am

(EDITOR’S NOTE: The following letter was written by Linda Butler to express her appreciation for her stepfather, Dave Maurer, of Somers. The letter is the topic of Carol Marino’s “Good News” column in the Sunday, Feb. 12, Daily Inter Lake. ...

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Love is all you need

February 11, 2017 at 7:53 pm

“Love letters” can take many forms — handwritten, scented and postmarked. A small note tucked into a bouquet. An emoji-laced text message. A heart traced in the steam on the bathroom mirror.Linda Butler was inspired to write her own kind of...

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EDITOR’S 2 CENTS: Trump and FDR: Precedents for a brash president

February 11, 2017 at 3:00 am

It’s no wonder that President Trump has been rebuked and challenged by those on the left for his unprecedented mix of brash outspokenness, stubborn determination to remake America, overweening confidence in his own abilities, and willingnes...

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MICHELE MALKIN: Hillary Clinton’s ‘Future Is Female’ femme-a-goguery

February 09, 2017 at 8:45 am

All that was missing from Hillary Clinton’s video address to a left-wing women’s group this week was a pink pussyhat and a “BOYS SUCK” T-shirt.Feminists at the MAKERS conference in Southern California gushed over the twice-failed presidenti...

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TERRY COLUMN: Pistorese plowing path for new year

February 08, 2017 at 3:00 am

Baseball season never looked so cold. While the weather in Kalispell and the Flathead Valley continues to show why the area is a noted winter destination, you’d be hard pressed to tell that Major League Baseball teams report for spring trai...

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Don’t let pet peeves turn to road rage

February 05, 2017 at 3:00 am

I don’t condone any type of road rage — or traffic tantrums as they’re also called — even if it’s as slight as shaking your finger at another driver. There’s no place for verbal insults or physical threats directed at a fellow motorist.That...

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EDITOR’S 2 CENTS: A century of football: The ‘ideal’ and risk of ‘decadence’

February 04, 2017 at 3:00 am

The Super Bowl will be played today between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons. Longtime readers of this column will know that, as a diehard Seattle Seahawks fan, I had hoped for a different outcome even before the game is pla...

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MICHELLE MALKIN: Not all refugees are welcome

February 03, 2017 at 3:12 pm

For years, left-wingers would contest my use of the term “open borders lobby” because, they sternly rebuked me, nooooobody in America seriously believes in open borders.Whelp.This weekend, thousands of anti-Trump liberals took to the street...

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