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Updated 20 hours, 40 minutes ago

Two local teens taking the world of model jet competitions by storm

The engines roar as the jets cut through the air just off Whitefish Stage Road north of Kalispell. The two young...

Updated 1 week ago
History lives on through Bigfork gun store owner’s collection

For Bigfork’s Richard “Short Colt” Cheney, firearms are a way of life.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Columbia Falls High School theater program reborn

After years in decline, the theater program at Columbia Falls High School is making a strong comeback.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Irish dance group keeps things moving in the Flathead Valley

One Kalispell group is looking to keep the tradition of Irish dancing alive in the Flathead Valley, one jump, step and ceili at a time.

Updated 3 weeks ago
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• Red Cross blood drive, 1-6 p.m., at the center, 126 N. Meridian Road, Kalispell.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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• Daughters of the American Revolution, Chief Ignace Chapter, meet for a no-host lunch and business meeting, noon to 3 p.m. Scotty’s Restaurant conference room. Program follows. Call Cate, 755-6781.

Updated 4 weeks ago
Interest accelerating in local racing group for RC vehicle enthusiasts

The competitors check their tires and rev their engines. The course is full of hair-pin turns and treacherous jumps. It’s time for some serious car racing — ...

Updated 4 weeks ago
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• Flathead Building Association Home and Garden Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Flathead County Fairgrounds, Kalispell. Discounted advance tickets at www.buildingflathead.com. Tickets $7 per person or $13 per family at ...

Updated 1 month ago
State mandates schools to test drinking water for lead

Montana schools are now mandated to test drinking water for lead, following state rule changes related to school health.

Updated 1 month ago
One family is heart of Kehoe’s Agate Shop for nearly 90 years

Two-and-a-half miles from downtown Bigfork, well off the beaten path, a bright teal-colored shop stands out starkly from the drab winter foliage.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Backcountry Horsemen share packing, safety tips

Those that treasure and savor time in Montana’s backcountry can thank Back Country Horsemen of the Flathead for its efforts over the last six decades.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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• Blacktail Mountain Ski Patrol fundraiser. Games, food, costumes prizes raffles. Poker run 10:30 a.m., registration $15; www.blacktailqru.com

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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• Backcountry Horsemen of the Flathead host horse safety and two additional Eversole clinics, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Triple Take Arena, 300 Morning View Drive in Kalispell. Free. No RSVP necessary.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Masters of the mountain

A half dozen skiers fly down Emmons Ridge, whipping through the powder during an afternoon outing at Blacktail Mountain. They weave among each other, snow tr...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Shop owner shares love of comics with Kalispell

They can leap tall buildings in a single bound, defend the Earth from myriad alien threats and save the world on a daily basis. These days, they rule the box...