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Updated 1 day, 5 hours ago

The one that counted: Hoopsters recall the Braves’ 1988-89 title season

If you’d asked at the time, probably nobody would have guessed that the 1989 State AA boys’ basketball title wou...

Updated 1 day, 5 hours ago
Hoopsters recall the Braves’ 1988-89 title season

If you’d asked at the time, probably nobody would have guessed that the 1989 State AA boys’ basketball title would be the Flathead Braves’ last.

Updated 4 days, 5 hours ago
Column: No exchange rate on perfect endings

What does the Canadian Football League’s coach of the year for 2018 do during a pandemic?

Updated 4 days, 21 hours ago
Pandemic prompts Polson swimmer to train in Flathead Lake

At the age of 60, Mark Johnston has set out to accomplish what might be his life’s most lofty ambition yet. The Polson resident decided last year that in 202...

Updated 5 days, 3 hours ago
Sheldon-Allen hopes he hasn’t run his last race

Once Chance Sheldon-Allen got on the track and field oval he quickly made his mark.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Glacier’s Rademacher All-State, Price, Engellant, Keller, Johnson on all-league squads

Glacier High School’s Aubrie Rademacher capped off her standout senior season by being selected to the Class AA All-State girls’ basketball team, released Wednesday by the Montana Coaches Association.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Glacier standout Hill appreciates the challenges, friendships of cross country

Simon Hill is a state champion in two disciplines – cross country and speech and debate. There’s no question which run-up to competition makes him more nervous.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Flathead reacts: Hoping for a spring sports season

It’s a strange sight.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Mood at Glacier: Hoping to coach

The Glacier coaching staff is staying optimistic, and that starts with activities director Mark Dennehy being hopeful of a positive outcome to the novel coronavirus CODIV-19 that has brought athletics in Montana ...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
C-Falls’ Windauer and Hill make Class A girls all-state

Columbia Falls’ Josie Windauer and LaKia Hill were two of the 18 players named All-State for Class A girls basketball this week.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Libby’s Johnson and Polson’s Graham Class A all state hoops

Libby’s Keith Johnson and Polson’s Colton Graham were among 18 players chosen for the Class A All-State boys’ basketball that was released this week.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Column: Here’s to 1-2 punches — the good kind

I was talking with an acquaintance Wednesday and I mentioned that – again, I’m old – I was in attendance the last time Flathead High School won a boys’ basketball championship, in 1989.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Eureka’s Kindel sparks interest of Idaho Vandals

It’s not Montana, but there are many Montana connections and either way Eureka standout Jake Kindel is stoked to be an Idaho Vandal.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Surreal scene as state tournament ends early

The unreal scene from Friday night at Montana’s state basketball tournaments – teams battled in the semifinals not knowing it was their final game – had give...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
MHSA cancels state basketball tournaments

Shortly after Gov. Steve Bullock announced the first four cases of