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Loss of funding to Flathead Basin Commission disappointing

December 13, 2017 at 8:15 am

I am very disappointed that Montana has cut funding to the Flathead Basin Commission. That commission has generated more funds and done more good than most state agencies, so we should probably not be surprised that it is easy to dismantle....

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A free law lesson

December 13, 2017 at 8:14 am

There is ongoing talk around the Flathead Court House about adding another judge, partly because of the increasing amount of civil lawsuits. A big percentage of the non-criminal court battles involve “breach of contract.” To help cut down o...

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Revisiting forbidden territory

December 06, 2017 at 8:41 am

We have a sort of “show and tell” at our Over the Hill Gang coffee sessions. Needless to day, when you have a group of guys pushing 90 years of age and who have led long careers, including high education, military service, world travel, vas...

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Possum news

December 06, 2017 at 8:47 am

The big news this week is that an opossum in Florida broke into a liquor store, cracked open one of those little single serve bottles of booze and got drunker than a skunk.How the possum got into the liquor store to begin with isn’t entirel...

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Congrats to the football team

November 29, 2017 at 8:18 am

We would like to offer congratulations to the football team for making the Columbia Falls High School record books. After a fantastic regular season, the Wildcats won the Class A state title for the first time in our school’s history. Head ...

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A great Thanksgiving

November 29, 2017 at 8:18 am

The Bergs and Heaphys did it again. We had another great North Fork Thanksgiving. Of course, they always tell me that they have a lot of help. I’m sure they do—Ray Brown does a ham, Joe Novak does two gallons of great gravy, Bonny Ogle does...

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Keep a portion of Glacier National Park’s Inside Road closed

November 29, 2017 at 8:33 am

There has been some debate about whether to reopen the Inside North Fork Road in Glacier National Park from Camas Creek to Logging Creek.That section of road has been closed for a few years now, mainly because Logging Creek and Anaconda Cre...

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Changed grizzly advice

November 29, 2017 at 8:23 am

There have been about half a dozen incidents this fall where grizzly attack victims failed to use bear spray, although its efficiency is now beyond doubt. Several of these latest victims were seriously injured, but others got lucky or succe...

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A campfire grizzly story

November 22, 2017 at 8:38 am

Last week, in this famous newspaper, Editor Chris Peterson ran the “second most” terrifying story of a grizzly bear trapping mishap I can remember. It was the kind a reporter and his readers can never forget. That incident was all too real ...

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Odds and ends

November 22, 2017 at 8:36 am

Got a call from an alert reader the other day. She said that one of the photos we ran for the “Yesterdays” column had an incorrect photo caption. The caption said folks were square dancing on Nucleus Avenue during Progress Days.“They’re not...

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