Editorial

Trump and the ‘Mean Girls’ of the media

June 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm

The preening journalists who have made a profession out of hounding Donald Trump probably see themselves as avatars of Woodward and Bernstein in “All the President’s Men,” but I think they are sadly miscast. Rather, the movie that seems to ...

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Congratulations to ‘20 Under 40’

June 23, 2017 at 6:11 pm

Earlier this week, 20 of the Flathead Valley’s accomplished young professionals were honored as the inaugural class of “20 Under 40.”More than 130 nominations representing 99 different young professionals were received over the course of th...

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Bypass makes its presence felt

June 21, 2017 at 3:00 am

Whether you love or loathe the U.S. 93 bypass, drive it daily or avoid those roundabouts at all costs — there’s no denying the economic impact the monumental construction project had on our valley.The proof is in the numbers.A recent analys...

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Support United Way in tough time

June 18, 2017 at 3:00 am

The Inter Lake reported last Sunday that the local United Way agency experienced a major shortfall in expected revenue last year, leading to serious problems for local nonprofits and even helping to end the popular Retired and Senior Volunt...

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‘The day the music died’: Long live Faz

June 17, 2017 at 3:00 am

It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swingIt don’t mean a thing, all you got to do is singIt makes no diff’rence if it’s sweet or it’s hotJust give that rhythm ev’rything you gotOh, it don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing. —D...

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Flag Day celebrates common history

June 14, 2017 at 3:00 am

Flag Day, observed annually on June 14, celebrates the adoption of the U.S. flag. Today marks the flag’s 240th anniversary, as it was first adopted by resolution of the Second Continental Congress on June 14, 1777. Flag Day was officially e...

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Making sense of short-term rentals

June 11, 2017 at 3:00 am

The Flathead County commissioners have given a preliminary nod of approval to a zoning amendment that will regulate short-term rentals in zoned areas, and we think that’s a good thing.Montanans, in the spirit of that old country classic, “D...

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Montana’s original hothead in Congress (Hint: It’s not Gianforte)

June 10, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Greg Gianforte has been excoriated by the national media, state media, Democrats and even some Republicans for “body-slamming” a reporter the day before being elected Montana’s sole congressman on May 25.Some of those critics have gone so f...

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Good intentions go awry in cap conflict

June 09, 2017 at 10:44 am

Last weekend, an unusual incident marred graduation at Flathead High School. A Native American student intended to wear his graduation cap that had been decorated by his grandmother with a native-themed painting. Seemed innocent enough exce...

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Mussel inspections pay off quickly

June 08, 2017 at 4:38 pm

It was just this past spring that Montana passed legislation to more than double the number of boat inspection stations in the state, an investment that appears to have paid off already.Three mussel-encrusted boats were intercepted in Monta...

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