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Updated 2 days, 18 hours ago

Emergency rental assistance available through housing authority

Many Whitefish workers have found themselves without a job in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, and that means ...

Updated 5 days, 21 hours ago
FWP seeks input on trout restoration in Martin Creek

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking public input on a proposal to restore native westslope cutthroat trout in Martin Creek near Olney.

Updated 5 days, 21 hours ago
Foundation activates emergency fund to support nonprofits

The Whitefish Community Foundation’s Board of Directors has activated a Community Emergency Response Fund to support local nonprofits that are helping those directly impacted by the coronavirus.

Updated 5 days, 21 hours ago
Library offers pickup service during closure

Stuck inside and wishing you had a good book to enjoy? The Whitefish Community Library is offering curbside service to its patrons.

Updated 5 days, 23 hours ago
Four cases of coronavirus confirmed in Flathead County

Four people in Flathead County have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to the Flathead City-County Health Department.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Update: Details released regarding Flathead patients who tested positive for coronavirus

One of the two people who have tested positive for the coronavirus in Flathead County is a physician at Kalispell Regional Healthcare. The second is a resident of Illinois.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in Flathead County

Two people in Flathead County have tested positive for the coronavirus, the Flathead City-County Health Department announced late Friday afternoon.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
KRH opens screening facilities for people who think they have coronavirus

Kalispell Regional Healthcare has set up two sites where people can be examined if they think they have moderate symptoms of coronavirus, the hospital announced Wednesday.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Whitefish declares state of emergency; county orders restaurants and bars to close

Mayor John Muhlfeld on Thursday afternoon declared a state of emergency for the city related to the coronavirus.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Whitefish closes playgrounds, recreation facilities in response to coronavirus

Whitefish has closed its public playgrounds and park buildings, in response to the coronavirus.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Restrictions prompted by health concerns

A number of restrictions, closures, modifications and cancellations are resulting around Whitefish and the Flathead Valley in response to the coronavirus.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Plans emerge for gas station at city’s south entrance

The southern gateway to Whitefish could be developed with a large gas station and convenience store.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Skiing in solitude

The Nordic trails at the Big Mountain Trailhead offer plenty of opportunity to enjoy winter with a little bit of quiet.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Police calls: dog park too friendly

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Candidates file for election

The filing deadline last week for political office set up some primary races and general-election contests.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
City cancels meetings, closes City Hall to public

Whitefish City Council Monday unanimously approved an emergency ordinance that cancels all non-essential meetings and closes City Hall to the public to preve...