Frank Miele: Editor's 2 Cents

What would G. Washington make of D.C. Washington? (Some dare call it a swamp!)

December 09, 2017 at 9:15 pm

Once again it has become apparent that the partisan divisions within our nation have strained our patriotic foundation to the point of crumbling.Turn on the TV news any day and you will see competing narratives that seem to have nothing in ...

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Whitefish Energy and big media’s obsession with scandal

December 02, 2017 at 7:13 pm

Unlikely as it seems, Whitefish has become inextricably linked — and in a most hurtful way — to Puerto Rico, to scandal and to hurricanes.That’s because the little start-up company called Whitefish Energy (yes, with its two employees) had t...

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A final farewell to J.B. Stone (and his mom)

November 25, 2017 at 7:18 pm

Last week’s column about J.B. Stone’s crusade for justice for Navy veterans who had been the victims of shipboard testing of hazardous materials brought a lot of positive response, but sadly also bad news.As I noted last week, J.B. had fade...

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Get it done for J.B. Stone, the indomitable ‘human test rat and raconteur extraordinaire’

November 19, 2017 at 3:00 am

A press release from Sen. Jon Tester that I received last Tuesday held some apparent good news for a small group of veterans who have been fighting a private war against the Pentagon for three or four decades.Tester introduced a bill in Mar...

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Jim Oliverson more than deserving of the title of Great Chief

November 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Jim Oliverson was named Great Chief by the Kalispell Chamber of Commerce on Thursday night, and as was to be expected in a man of true greatness, he was humble, self-effacing and somewhat shocked in accepting the award.I’m happy that I was ...

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JFK murder is a mirror maze that won’t be solved by a few more documents

November 04, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Last week we came close to a milestone as President Trump released all but the last few hundred public documents related to the Kennedy assassination.Considering that the assassination took place 54 years ago, and we live in what is touted ...

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COLUMN: Sen. Tester and the ties that bind

October 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm

I’ve had plenty of criticism for Sen. Jon Tester in this column over the years, but that doesn’t mean I don’t respect him. I don’t like Democratic policy goals, but that doesn’t mean I don’t like the senator. He was, after all, elected by M...

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COLUMN: More ‘fake math’ in the service of class envy

October 21, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Last week, I praised the president for “exposing the fake math of Obamacare,” and explained how the Affordable Care Act only penciled out because the federal government had agreed to shovel taxpayer money at insurance companies.That brought...

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Column: Trump exposes the fake math of Obamacare

October 14, 2017 at 7:00 pm

When Congress runs into a problem, it has one solution: Throw money at it.The Affordable Care Act had one big problem: It was unaffordable. So Congress did what it always does, and threw money at it — other people’s money.You see, everyone ...

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A move to protect religious freedom: Can I get an amen?

October 07, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Although President Trump has done plenty of things I disagree with, I have to give him credit for continuing to shake up the Washington establishment — which is what he was elected to do in the first place.Realistically, I suppose it would ...

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