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Updated 2 hours, 23 minutes ago

WMS musicians take the stage for Spring Concert

Young musicians from Whitefish Middle School's band and orchestra finished out the year strong at their respective…

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Whitefish Community Center a gathering place for all

What was once a senior center is now the Whitefish Community Center and it is buzzing with activities for all ages.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
The ecology behind sidewalk murals

Advanced art students have spread out across downtown Whitefish to revitalize sidewalk murals that were painted above stormdrains in 2022. The murals show how …

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Big Mountain Road pavement preservation project resumes

The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT), in partnership with Knife River, is expected to resume construction on Big Mountain Road north of Whitefish, beginning in early June. This year, work will occur betwe…

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Habitat Flathead seeks to engage more volunteers by providing free RV parking spots

Habitat Flathead is installing RV hook-ups in the yard behind their Kalispell ReStore to accommodate the Care-A-Vanners, who are crucial volunteers that travel from one Habitat home build site to the next in their …

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
We’re not done yet: Over half a million to local nonprofits

At the Whitefish Community Foundation’s annual community grant awards celebration on May 2, $520,300 in grants and special awards were presented to 68 nonprofi…

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Looking Back - Whitefish School Board purchases land in Happy Valley

Whitefish voters would express their opinion, yes or no, on a requested special levy totalling $163,266.27 in the junior high P.E. facility.

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Police Calls: Concrete blocks and dirt block roadways

A GMC rear ended a black VW and continued to drive away down Highway 93.

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Boat launch inspection stations open May 1

The boat launches at Whitefish City Beach and Whitefish Lake State Park Boat will open May 1, 2024.

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
City Council preview for May 6, 2024

Whitefish City Council meets on Tuesday, May 6, beginning at 7:10 p.m. at City Hall.

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
North Valley Music School celebrates groundbreaking ceremony

The mood was upbeat when more than 50 people, some with shiny hard hats and golden shovels, gathered on April 19 at the Smith Fields Sports Complex to celebrat…

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
My Glacier Village hosts Coffee and Conversations for Seniors in Whitefish May 8

My Glacier Village is hosting a Coffee and Conversations event on Wednesday, May 8, 9:30 - 11 a.m. at Wild Coffee Company, located at 309 Central Avenue in downtown Whitefish. Anyone interested is invited to stop b…

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Montana Coffee Traders' 'Ethiopia Mulish' is officially 'Good Food'

Montana Coffee Traders has received a Good Food Foundation Award for its Ethiopia Mulish at the 14th annual Good Food Awards Weekend, hosted on April 29 in Por…

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Trout Unlimited banquet set for May 18

The public is invited to Flathead Valley Chapter Trout Unlimited’s annual banquet to support native trout and their habitat in Northwest Montana. The banquet will be held on Saturday May 18 at Grouse Mountain Lodge…

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Whitefish summer reservations trending lower than last year

Glacier National Park Superintendent Dave Roemer, Explore Whitefish Executive Director Julie Mullins and Glacier Park International Airport Director Rob Ratkowski gave Summer 2024 tourism outlooks at the Whitefish …

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Major expansion proposed for The Springs senior housing development

The Springs at Whitefish is planning a major expansion to its senior housing development on River Lakes Parkway that would include 120 additional units.