Looking Back Sept. 26

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A weekly look at past Whitefish Pilot articles, compiled by Daniel McKay.

10 years ago

Sept. 25, 2008

While La Niña promised a good snow year, not all skiers were happy. Whitefish Mountain Resort announced it would not be offering Nordic skiing in the coming winter due to space constraints for groomers on narrow roads.

20 years ago

Sept. 24, 1998

Whitefish’s Kimmy Davis, owner of Hot Chili Mama, Inc. made an appearance on the Rosie O’Donnell show. In the taped episode, O’Donnell and Davis made Davis’ famous salsa.

30 years ago

Sept. 28, 1988

After the Forest Service decided to allow the expansion of the Big Mountain Summit House to a full-service, year-round restaurant, environmental groups worried about how bears might be affected.

40 years ago

Sept. 28, 1978

Rail service in Whitefish shut down temporarily due to a nationwide strike.

50 years ago

Sept. 26, 1968

A group of 150 Montana florists were to descend on Whitefish for the Montana State Florists Association annual convention.

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