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Updated 3 weeks ago

Mayor: Tough times are when our community shines brightest

While this pandemic is unprecedented, my experience in Whitefish has shown me the tough times are when our commu...

Updated 1 day, 6 hours ago
Educator misses interactions with students

Although I’ve taught online college classes, online teaching will never be my first choice. I miss having spontaneous conversations with students and getting them to laugh at my bad jokes.

Updated 1 day, 6 hours ago
Suggestions for dealing with stressful times

In a short amount of time our normal routines of going to work each day and sending the kids off to school have adjusted to working from home and suddenly becoming our children’s teachers. These changes would be ...

Updated 1 day, 6 hours ago
Physical distancing is more accurate

I suggest we change the social distancing phrase to “physical distancing.”

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Save your local favorite

We all have out favorite “locals” — restaurants and bars in our towns and neighborhoods that we go to several times a week or month.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Thanks to Whitefish Mountain Resort

Thanks for the season!

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Maybe COVID-19 can teach us all to stay home when sick

I didn’t want your cold or flu. I got really sick.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Rallying together in times of crisis

Montanans are no strangers to challenging and unprecedented times. In 2017, we tackled the most expensive fire season on record and the largest since the big burn of 1910. Through economic downturns, we have made...

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Thanks for support of Flathead Classic

Dog Creek Lodge came through once again in supporting the very successful Flathead Classic Dog Sled Race the weekend of Feb. 29-March 1. What an awesome venue to hold this event — many, many thanks to them for tu...

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
How will COVID-19 affect humanity?

What scares me about the Covid-19 is not the actual virus. Most of us will recover the same as we would with a cold or flu, and certainly, we do not want to infect anyone who could die if infected with the virus.

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Glacier Medical offers coronavirus recommendations

As physicians and providers at Glacier Medical Associates we want to share with the community, some guidance on this new virus outbreak, now called COVID-19. We recognize that this situation is rapidly evolving a...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Encouraging career and technical education

As Career and Technical Education month wraps up, the Office of Public Instruction and Montana businesses encourage schools and communities to continue expanding access to CTE. The OPI’s Montana Ready initiative ...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Brown: When women were Republicans

Women were once Republicans. In this centennial year of women’s suffrage, it is interesting to see what a difference a century can make.

Updated 1 month ago
WHS graduate shares experience of living in China

So far life is good. I, and all immediate friends, remain safe. The common feeling around is the worst is behind us. More and more restaurants are opening, m...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
The bombs that kill our wildlife

In Montana, we still allow the government agency known as Wildlife Services to destroy predator species by the use of cyanide bombs. The devices that look much like a sprinkler for your yard are placed on public ...