Uncommon Ground

Uncommon Ground

Running On Empty

Montana’s home shortage is making housing a luxury with anyone lucky enough to own a piece of the Flathead suddenly wealthy

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Ever-increasing Property Taxes

Montana should get real and keep property taxes affordable for people who live in their homes

By Mike Jopek
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Work for All of Us

It’s time we get out of our ideological heads and back to work with our hands to build more community

By Mike Jopek
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Trust Locals

The challenges facing our little mountain town are great but so are the people who have given much over the years

By Mike Jopek
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Thanks Doc

Healthcare professionals are fighting for our community

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Tax the Tourists

They might as well help pay the ever-increasing, never-ending tax and infrastructure bills

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Go Local

Local elections matter

By Mike Jopek
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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
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Peak Planet

It’s unconscionable that Congress ignores our planetary climate plight

By Mike Jopek
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Welcome Home Whitefish

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

By Mike Jopek
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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
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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

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