Uncommon Ground

Uncommon Ground

Your Boards

Wherever you live in the valley, it’s local people who make stuff happen

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Local Control

School board members provide a vital public service in the valley

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Be Involved

It’s nearly time to decide which candidates will run for councils to represent townspeople in Columbia Falls, Kalispell and Whitefish

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Let’s Talk

I still believe that the job of a politician is to work for all of us lucky enough to live in the district

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Get Along

When individuals work together they’ll often produce a product more likely to withstand the harshness of time

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Rural Life

It’s good to see manufacturing making a small comeback

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Share the Table

Please do your part to make the holidays full for everyone

By Mike Jopek
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Giving Thanks

I’m grateful for all that you do to keep our community alive

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Healthy Vote

This is a big election; don’t miss it

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Fall Chores

Maybe voters will bring some balance and clarity to our murky future

By Mike Jopek
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First Freeze

Montanans need someone in Washington who clearly understands the issues and problems facing the people of our great state

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

Stay Healthy

Everyone needs someone in his or her life that helps keep family safe and navigate phases of life

By Mike Jopek
Uncommon Ground

More Rain, Please

Only one Montana congressperson voted for a better plan to combat forest fires

By Mike Jopek
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Your Country

Join me in voting for a true Montanan, a productive senator like Jon Tester who understands economic prosperity is interwoven with humanity

By Mike Jopek

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