Posts By: Justin Franz

Paving Paradise

How the automobile arrived in Glacier National Park and changed one of America’s most beloved preserves forever


Saving the Mansion on the Hill

Somers native Jasmine Morton has always loved the mysterious yellow house overlooking Flathead Lake, and now she and her husband are restoring the historic Somers Mansion to its former glory


Sailor at Home

Fifty years ago, Robin Lee Graham made international headlines when he became the youngest person to ever sail solo around the world. Today, he and his wife Patti live a quiet life on the shores of Flathead Lake.


Who is Cliff Doe?

In October 2003, a hunter found a human skull in the woods near Marion. Seventeen years later, it remains one of Flathead County’s only unidentified deaths.


We’re Gonna Need The Cops

1:22 a.m. A 15-year-old in Bigfork stole a car. 1:53 a.m. A local woman called 911 to report that she thinks someone messed with her car because all of her antifreeze was gone. 9:19 a.m. A Kalispell landlord needed some help issuing an eviction notice. 9:34 a.m. A man dressed in all black was riding […]


“The stench is overpowering”

12:04 a.m. A Kalispell woman said she thinks some people loosened the lug nuts on her car wheels at a local bar. When asked why she thought that, she reported that there were a lot of people at that location who didn’t like her. 12:58 a.m. A Kalispell brother was causing trouble. 2:10 a.m. Some […]


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