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Building a Grassroots Workforce

FVCC offers innovative programs tailored to meet the needs of local industries and demographics, including natural resources, firearms technologies and a unique welding partnership with Columbia Falls High School set to graduate its first class


Use Without Abuse

The record numbers of people flocking to the outdoors over the past year amid the pandemic are a reminder of the importance of practicing sustainable habits and proper etiquette


Mentoring Flathead County’s Youth

At Youth Dynamics, two mentors have spent a decade supporting kids in need of stability as the organization seeks additional mentors


40 Years of Wolf Recovery

Longtime wolf biologist Diane Boyd says wolves are here to stay, even as a suite of legislation raises problematic management concerns


Choose Your Own Adventure

Races are coming back and it’s time to run, bike and paddle your way through a spring and summer of competitions in the Flathead


Rediscovering His Roots

Whitefish’s Ethan Thompson has built a successful music career in L.A., but a long pandemic stay back home and the release of his debut solo album have clarified his life


Now Hiring

As the economy recovers from the pandemic, employers continue to struggle filling job vacancies in nearly every sector, with the shortage most pronounced in the service industry

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