Attorneys representing conservation groups and Montana’s counties on Thursday urged a district court judge to allow the state legislature to override a veto by the governor after procedural discrepancies at the end of the session killed a popular billBy Denali Sagner
Legislative committee’s November vote has temporarily blocked reform effort sought by the Gianforte administration
Following intense opposition to a measure that critics say violates tribal sovereignty and treaty rights, the Environmental Quality Council’s 8-8 vote fell short of approval
Kenneth James Floyd was released on his own recognizance after pleading not guilty to negligent homicide in November
Luke Elliot Rutledge, 26, entered the pleas in Flathead County District Court for allegedly shooting at a man outside a Lakeside convenience store, bar and casino
The Football Championship Subdivision quarterfinals start Friday night with Furman playing at Montana
Nothing cuts the chill like a warm fire, a steaming cup of cider and a good book of your choiceBy Tristan Scott
The Flathead Valley will offer plenty of activities this winter to appeal to a wide range of interests and age groupsBy Denali Sagner
From musical theater to martial arts, the art of balancing your children’s extracurricular activities and interests is a rarefied parenting skillBy Katie Cantrell
Five homes on School Addition Road are under construction as part of the project while the executive director works to secure more properties across the valley
The shift comes within a year of Glacier’s new digital permit process for advanced wilderness campground reservations; park officials attributed the change to public feedback
Unique drive-thru quick lube service allows customers to never leave the comfort of their car
Whitefish Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine focuses on clinically proven, results-driven methods that provide long term relief for patients
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Highlighting the best Flathead Valley athletes from the fall sports seasons
This filling and flavorful salad can form the core of a weeknight meal but also packs well for a workday lunch or an outdoor adventure
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Between redistricting and the hard work of Democrats across the state, 2024 brings a very different story
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At a pair of recent binational meetings, tribal and First Nation governments said any solution to pollution in the international watershed must include IJC intervention, with Sen. Tester urging a unilateral reference if Canada refuses to engage
City council elections were held Nov. 7 in Kalispell, Columbia Falls and Whitefish, where voters also approved reallocating a portion of the resort tax for community housing
Hundreds of housing units are cropping up in the once-empty area northwest of Kalispell. With limited resources at its disposal, one small, rural school district is left to accommodate the wave of new children moving to the area.
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