Tuesday, June 18, 2024

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Updated 4 days, 14 hours ago

Free summer meals available for children and teens

Free meals are available to youths 18 and under in Flathead County over the summer months when school is not in se…

Updated 20 hours, 50 minutes ago
Fairground grandstands to be evaluated this week

Flathead County Commissioners contracted with Martin/Martin Consulting Engineers to conduct a visual structural condition assessment of the grandstands at the Flathead County Fairgrounds.

Updated 6 days, 13 hours ago
Police Calls: Sign stealers may be caught on video

The caller and their fiance were driving around the golf course at night looking for a missing cart.

Updated 6 days, 13 hours ago
Looking Back: A moratorium on land development put to vote

A country-wide moratorium on land development in Flathead County might have been decided at the ballot box.

Updated 6 days, 13 hours ago
Picklers tickled with new courts at Smith Fields

The popularity of pickleball has exploded in recent years and now there are six, new, green and purple pickleball courts for players to enjoy at Smith Fields i…

Updated 6 days, 14 hours ago
Whitefish High School authors shine in Annual Authors of the Flathead Teen Writing Contest

This spring, high school students across the Flathead Valley threw their words in the ring for the Authors of the Flathead Student Writing Contest, with winner…

Updated 6 days, 14 hours ago
Major expansion for The Springs OK'd by Council

After hearing what Councilor Ben Davis called “thoughtful feedback” from the public, Whitefish City Council last week approved a planned unit development for …

Updated 6 days, 14 hours ago
City Council preview for June 17, 2024

Whitefish City Council meets on Monday, June 17, beginning at 7:10 p.m. at City Hall.

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Explore Whitefish passes $250,000 mark to support affordable housing

Explore Whitefish has donated more than a quarter million dollars to affordable housing initiatives in the past two years. Its most recent allocation to Housing Whitefish for $35,000 collected in the first quarter …

Updated 6 days, 20 hours ago
Muldown Elementary 2024 Kindergarten Circus a delight to see

First, kindergarten monkeys took to the circus ring. They were followed by tightrope walkers, lions, jugglers, seals, acrobats, clowns, strong people, bear, el…

Updated 1 week ago
North Valley Food Bank's Forever June Community Celebration

The North Valley Food Bank’s 4th annual Forever June Celebration is on Friday, June 14 from 5 - 8 p.m. at the food bank, 251 Flathead Ave, in Whitefish.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Whitefish's proposed budget calls for increase in property taxes

Owing to a decrease in resort tax collections and a need to increase employee wages, Whitefish’s proposed budget calls for an increase in property taxes.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Relocation fund established for displaced mobile home residents

In response to the mass eviction notices issued to residents of a mobile home park in Evergreen, Whitefish Community Foundation has awarded a $45,000 Emergency Response Grant to NeighborWorks Montana to help displa…

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Global Wellness Day at the WAVE

For Global Wellness Day, the WAVE in Whitefish is hosting a free community event celebrating and educating our essential connection to nature on Saturday, June 8.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Construction causes rockslide on Whitefish Lakeshore

Construction crews using explosives to blast rock for the foundation of a home last month led to a rockslide of debris into Whitefish Lake in what some have de…