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Podcast: Growth and Uncertainty

Kalispell Regional Healthcare is continuing to expand despite the surging pandemic, plus the biggest stories from the last week

Dig even deeper into the biggest stories of the last seven days with the Beacon’s weekly podcast.

This week: Kalispell Regional Healthcare is Flathead County’s largest employer, and the healthcare system is continuing its years-long expansion while also trying to manage the financial and logistical challenges of the coronavirus pandemic. Managing Editor Myers Reece looked into all of that for the Aug. 5 issue of the Beacon and he discusses his story, “Growth and Uncertainty,” on this week’s show. Later, host Andy Viano runs through the biggest stories from the last seven days, including the latest on COVID-19 in Montana, the passage of the Great American Outdoors Act, an island on fire in Flathead Lake and a pair of open investigations in Glacier National Park.

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The music in this this episode is “Thinking Music” by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) and is licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License.