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Governor's race tops slate in all-mail Montana primary
June 2, 2020 1:03 p.m.

Governor's race tops slate in all-mail Montana primary

Montana voters are choosing party nominees to run for governor, U.S. Senate and House and a slate of other offices this fall

June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

Summer rec programs cautiously set to start

Summer rec programs cautiously set to start

June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

Retreat center developer seeks approval

The Flathead County Board of Adjustment will weigh in on two items of interest in the Bigfork area during a remote meeting this evening at 6 p.m.

June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

Drop off ballots by tonight

Today is Montana’s primary election, which looks different this year as all counties are conducting an all-mail election to mitigate risks related to COVID-19.

June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

‘Very good friend’ not very reliable

A man called the Whitefish Police Department after he allegedly sold his truck to “a very good friend” in exchange for a shotgun and $500. The friend apparently refused to pay the $500 after he received what he called a “junk truck.” The truck seller didn’t know what to do because all of their correspondence had taken place over Snapchat, so there was no record of their agreement.

June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

Flood warnings issued as river rises

Recent hot weather and heavy rainfall has pushed local rivers to the brink of flooding.

Charlotte Katherine (Flanigan) Nemitz, 82
June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

Charlotte Katherine (Flanigan) Nemitz, 82

Charlotte Katherine (Flanigan) Nemitz passed away peacefully in her sleep on Dec. 30, 2019, at the age of 82.

James Edward Clarke, 60
June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

James Edward Clarke, 60

James “Jimmy Dam Clarke from Eureka, Montana” Edward Clarke joined his dad Richard “Dick” Clarke in heaven on May 20, 2020. He passed at home in Kalispell at the age of 60.

Annie (Ann) Caroline Miller, 82
June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

Annie (Ann) Caroline Miller, 82

Annie (Ann) Caroline Miller, born Oct. 3, 1937, to Otis and Minnie Miller of Miles City, passed away peacefully on May 22, 2020, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings.

Medical syndrome shifts plans for Columbia Falls senior
June 2, 2020 1 a.m.

Medical syndrome shifts plans for Columbia Falls senior

(This is the final profile in the Inter Lake’s spotlight series on standout graduates of the Class of 2020.)

June 2, 2020 midnight

Legals for June, 2 2020

June 1, 2020 4:19 p.m.

Fall semester to begin and end earlier than scheduled

Students will hit the books early this fall at Flathead Valley Community College, which has adjusted its schedule to provide an early start and ending to the semester, beginning Monday, Aug. 24, and concluding Wednesday, Nov. 25. Exceptions will be made for courses that require off-site clinical experience or cannot be compressed into a shorter time frame. These classes will end in December when all course requirements are completed.

June 1, 2020 3:18 p.m.

Man escapes from Montana prison

A search continues for a Montana State Prison inmate who escaped from the prison's work reentry center over the weekend

June 1, 2020 3:18 p.m.

More than 2 dozen cases of COVID confirmed in weekend tests

More than two dozen cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in tests run Friday through Sunday in Montana, bringing the state's total to 515 cases

Power outages linger for second day
June 1, 2020 11:21 a.m.

Power outages linger for second day

Power is slowly returning to homes across the Flathead Valley after a burst of severe weather Sunday morning knocked out electricity to more than 30,000 Flathead Electric Co-op customers.

June 1, 2020 8:35 a.m.

Wind storm halts Inter Lake production

The Monday edition of the Daily Inter Lake did not print due to a widespread power outage in the Flathead Valley.

June 1, 2020 8:32 a.m.

Wind storm halts production of Inter Lake

The Monday edition of the Daily Inter Lake did not print due to a widespread power outage in the Flathead Valley.

June 1, 2020 1 a.m.

Letters to the editor June 1

In December 2018 I received an email from Dr. Heather Estrada, agriculture program director at Flathead Valley Community College, informing me she had chosen an intern to help us with our ranch work. I politely explained that we didn’t have time for an intern, thank you but no thank you. She politely corrected me and Courtney Mitchell came into our lives. For that we are grateful.

June 1, 2020 1 a.m.

Births KRMC

Castiel Rectenwald, son of Brieanna White and Justin Rectenwald of Columbia Falls, was born April 23, 2020, at Kalispell Regional Medical Center.

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