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Environment

Study Finds Human-Created Microplastics in Flathead Lake

Researchers at the University of Montana’s Flathead Lake Biological Station discovered plastic pollution in Northwest Montana’s largest lake. Their study clarifies where the pollution develops and how it can be limited.

By Denali Sagner

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June 24

Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade; States Can Ban Abortion

The decision, unthinkable just a few years ago, was the culmination of decades of efforts by abortion opponents, made possible by an emboldened right side of the court that has been fortified by three appointees of former President Donald Trump

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Through the Lens of Kurt Markus

The late Flathead native became an internationally renowned photographer for his landscapes, depictions of cowboy life and high fashion

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Local Abortion Providers Shift into New Reality

Abortion providers in Northwest Montana say their patients are scared, panicked and confused as they prepare for nationwide access restrictions following the Supreme Court draft leak that would overturn Roe v. Wade

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It’s Time for Action on Climate Change

If you want to take meaningful nonpartisan action with your friends and neighbors to have effective policies that tackle climate change, please join us at Citizens’ Climate Lobby

By Angie Winter

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3Historic Flooding Puts Flathead on High Alert

As communities in southern Montana reel from devastation, including Yellowstone National Park, the Flathead Valley and Glacier have avoided serious consequences despite record rainfall

4Through the Lens of Kurt Markus

The late Flathead native became an internationally renowned photographer for his landscapes, depictions of cowboy life and high fashion

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A six-part series on notorious Flathead Valley militia leader David Burgert, who vanished into the wilderness after a shootout with sheriff's deputies in 2011

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