Uncommon Ground

Uncommon Ground

Go Local

Local elections matter

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Sickening Trend

No amount of bullying will scare off the virus

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Climate of Stress

Thanks for doing your part to lower the stress levels in the Flathead

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Peak Planet

It’s unconscionable that Congress ignores our planetary climate plight

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Welcome Home Whitefish

Andy Feury is the smart choice on a ballot full of much uncertainty

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Count the Beans

Inflation feels big and Montanans are paying plenty more for essentials

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Beforetime

Those days are gone: embrace the current and help steer the future

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Bring the Rain

Only together will our lakes remain clean, our trails open and our public land protected for generations

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

War on Local

The attack on the local control of self-governing cities throughout the Big Sky is a direct assault on our state constitution

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Centralized Power

Republicans are shoveling hurtful laws into our communities, dismantling years of collaborative work by self-governing towns

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Your Time

Columbia Falls, Kalispell and Whitefish need young, fresh locals to run for office

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Preemptive Home Law

Gov. Greg Gianforte should veto HB 259, letting people living in places like Whitefish, Bozeman or Missoula decide local matters like housing

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Housing Hype

With such an exploding market our entire valley will soon face a total absence of housing that can be purchased with most local wages

By Mike Jopek
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It’s Happening

Slowly, cautiously we’ll claw our way back into humanity

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Off the Rails

With halftime approaching, it’s left to the grownups of Helena to govern

By Mike Jopek

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