Carol Marino: Good News

Plowed path is put to good use

February 18, 2018 at 3:00 am

It’s said that if you want to survive and thrive in the Northwest winters, you need to find an outdoor activity you enjoy … and then get outdoors.Easier said then done when you’re a senior and the snow piling up in the valley makes sidewalk...

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Good Stuff is ‘right stuff’ for many maladies

February 03, 2018 at 9:25 pm

Michael and Maranda Johnson, co-founders of The Good Stuff Botanicals in Creston, are out to heal the whole community … one baby bottom at a time.About four years ago, the couple developed a recipe for a cream to help alleviate Michael’s ps...

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Family’s kindness shines during the holidays

January 21, 2018 at 3:00 am

It takes a well-kindled spirit to move someone to spend their entire Christmas Day visiting the sick.“Let’s face it,” Addi Eastman said frankly, “nobody wants to be in the hospital on Christmas Day.”Eastman was the charge nurse on the medic...

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Rounding up 2017’s last best

January 07, 2018 at 9:30 am

Good News comes in waves to the Inter Lake. I’m kicking off 2018 by catching up with the last best of 2017. Thanks to all who call, email or write us to help create the good news you’ll find in this biweekly column … and keep it coming in t...

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Gratitude for good tidings

December 24, 2017 at 3:00 am

One might think it’s a stretch to come up with 26 “Good News” columns in 2017 ­— a year run rife with national and international humanitarian and environmental crises, terrorism, war, poverty, divisive rhetoric, political dysfunction, compl...

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Oddfellows preserve lodge in Libby

December 09, 2017 at 7:11 pm

If you’ve never heard of the Independent Order of Oddfellows, you’re probably not alone. Although they keep a quiet presence, the charitable, faith-based, fraternal organization dates clear back to 18th century England, when its members wer...

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‘What the world needs now’

November 26, 2017 at 3:00 am

Navigating through the often complex web of medical care can be difficult enough without having to schedule appointments, tests and surgeries over the holidays. Now, imagine muddling through while living in a shelter, not knowing where you ...

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Patient shares heartfelt thanks

November 12, 2017 at 3:00 am

From the sound of his letter dated Oct. 3, Orlo Thoen of Bigfork didn’t realize he wouldn’t be heading directly home after a recent catherization procedure at Kalispell Regional Medical Center; until Dr. Nathan Hall determined the clogged s...

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The magic of ‘three’

October 28, 2017 at 4:45 pm

Good things come in threes for runner Theresa Pitts. You may recall my earlier column regarding the Kalispell mom who launched her marathon career at the Governor’s Cup Half Marathon in June in Helena while pushing a triple stroller contain...

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Museum salutes America

October 15, 2017 at 3:00 am

If you’ve got company coming or haven’t been to the Miracle of America Museum in Polson in a while (or ever), it would be well worth a visit.Co-founders Gil and Joanne Mangels started the museum 32 years ago. Gil continued to manage it afte...

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