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Washington returning 400 ventilators for use in New York

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says the state will return more than 400 ventilators of the 500 it has received from ...

Updated 1 hour, 54 minutes ago
Libby public servant scraps commission bid

Lincoln County resident Tony Berget said recently he recently determined his residency places him outside the Libby District in which he had planned to run in June against incumbent Lincoln County Commissioner Ma...

Updated 2 hours ago
Lake County Sheriff’s deputy found dead in home

A Lake County Sheriff’s deputy was found dead in his home at 1:20 p.m. Saturday.

Updated 9 hours, 15 minutes ago
Whitefish prohibits guests for lodging facilities, vacation rentals

Whitefish on Sunday became the first city in Montana to prohibit guests from staying at lodging facilities and vacation rentals in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updated 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Blood drawn over hotel mayhem

A man annoyed with construction noise at a hotel approached the front desk to complain. He reportedly yelled at the employee and then went down the hallway and picked up a hammer, but didn’t hit anything. He then...

Updated 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Ministry leaders accused of bad faith dealings with ranch

A new allegation against Potter’s Field Ministries founders Mike and Pam Rozell has surfaced from the owners of a Whitefish area ranch who claim the ministry...

Updated 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Virtual event to replace annual ALERT fundraiser

Due to COVID-19, Kalispell Regional Healthcare has opted to cancel its 42nd annual A.L.E.R.T. banquet scheduled for April 25 at the Flathead County Fairgrounds. The decision was made in collaboration with the A.L...

Updated 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Fitness centers go online to keep members in shape

Even though fitness centers, yoga studios and most parks are closed to slow the spread of COVID-19 in the Flathead Valley, plenty of local residents are stil...

Updated 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Comment period extended for Somers Beach park

The comment period for the proposed Somers Beach state park along Flathead Lake’s north shore has been extended to Wednesday.

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Support wanes for MudMan Burgers comeback

In a turn of events some have described as “predictable,” the founders of Potter’s Field Ministries recently announced their MudMan Burgers locations would r...

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Flathead at 23 COVID-19 cases

Flathead County had 23 positive cases of coronavirus as of Saturday evening, and the state recorded another virus-related death.

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Montana hospitals’ capacity in focus for pandemic

On March 15, Montana officials announced the state’s first four cases of coronavirus, and about three weeks later that figure is well on its way to the 300s....

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Striping starts Monday on LaSalle Road, Sunset Boulevard

Striping work is set to start Monday on LaSalle Road and Sunset Boulevard in Kalispell.

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Flathead at 23 COVID-19 cases; state records 6th death

Flathead County had 20 positive cases of coronavirus as of Friday evening, and according to the state’s data the virus is spreading farther along Montana’s northern border through rural Glacier, Toole, Liberty an...

Updated 1 day, 20 hours ago
Columbia Falls job-shadowing program teaches life skills

Columbia Falls High School is thinking big when it comes to expanding job skill opportunities for students in the special education program.