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Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago

Mountain Climber Transit holds annual public meeting

Do you have thoughts on how to improve transit service in our area?

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
New restaurant in Whitefish offers Mediterranean fare

Last month, Beldi, a new restaurant at 306 Second Street in Whitefish, opened its doors and began serving cuisine inspired by the Mediterranean and Levantine r…

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Whitefish eases food vendor regs in city limits

A request from the City of Whitefish to amend vendor regulations to make them less restrictive was approved unanimously by the council at its regular meeting on Nov. 6. The changes were previously discussed by the …

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
FEC board appoints representative for Whitefish district

He will represent members residing in District No. 3, which generally comprises the Whitefish and Big Mountain areas, until the 2024 Annual Meeting.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
FEC retires $3 million in capital credits

The FEC’s board of trustees has retired $3 million of capital credits allocated to member accounts in 2008 and 2009.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Council approves housing development, several other items

Among the items addressed during a long meeting of the Whitefish City Council on Nov. 6, were annexations with zone changes, amendments to city code and the reconstruction of Karrow Avenue.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
In a nutshell: We are the ingredients for well-nourished communities

“Welcome and happy Thanksgiving. Would you like an entire turkey, a turkey breast, or a whole chicken? Would you like to add some kids' snacks to your Thanksgi…

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
REAL Montana Class V visits Dillon to discuss livestock

Flathead Valley residents Shauna Dunn, Shelby George, Brian Hogue and Cameron Wohlschlegel recently returned from three days in Dillon and Dell, Montana as par…

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Flathead Forest taps Botello as new supervisor

A longtime Forest Service leader is set to take charge of the Flathead National Forest in 2024.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Two survive plane crash in Hungry Horse Reservoir

Two people survived a plane crash in the Hungry Horse Reservoir Saturday.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Vehicular accident leaves over 2,000 without power

A power outage in Whitefish on Thursday morning affected approximately 2,000 Flathead Electric Coop members.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Mysterious light show over Martin City remains unexplained

When O’Brien Byrd woke up to a strange light coming through his bedroom window in Martin City early Wednesday morning, he knew something odd was going on.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Glacier drops reservations at Two Medicine, St. Mary entrances for 2024

Glacier National Park’s 2024 reservation system will look different compared to previous years, with vehicle reservations no longer required for the Two Medici…

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Police Calls: One menacing blonde woman and two curious black bears

Someone had a gun in a safe but can no longer find it. He thinks it may have been stolen.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Looking Back: Kurtz is citizen of year, bypass mulled, inclusionary zoning OK'd

House Bill 465 provided that the department of Health and Environmental Sciences “shall adopt reasonable rules…” to enforce the new law chapter.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
City Council preview for Nov. 20 2024

Whitefish City Council meets on Monday, Nov. 20, beginning at 7:10 p.m. at City Hall.