Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Montana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 11.3% in April due to the coronavirus  toll on the economy. These number represent the highest jobless rate in the state in more than four decades. Total employment decreased by nearly 56,000 jobs in April. Nearly 18,000

 

As Yellowstone National Park ends a two-month lockdown due to the coronavirus park officials in Yellowstone has spent a large sum of money in recent weeks on sanitizing equipment,

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The Farm to Fork in Bigfork has recently begun selling dishes such as enchiladas and queso which are made completely with plants - no eggs or cheeses. Owner Anna McCabe has created many meals which use chick pea mix and tofu. She uses as many locally sourced ingredients as possible.

 

A new Town Pump convenience store and Montana Lil’s Casino will be located at 2910 U.S. 93 South in Kalispell. Construction on the new building began May 4. The new convenience

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Thursday, May 07, 2020

 

As all types of governments prepare to reopen the US economy, it is uncertain when National Park gates will  open. On April 22, President Trump announced the  national parks will reopen soon.

 

Whitefish and Glacier high schools are among Montana’s top 10 high schools, according to a U.S. News & World report. Eighty-three Montana public high schools were ranked in the 2020 Best High Schools report. To view a complete list of ranked

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Monday, February 24, 2020

The Flathead County commissioners have voted to purchase the CenturyLink building in Kalispell for extra county office space. The building is located at 290 N. Main St. Many of the Flathead County departments have requested additional space for several years. It is estimated this building would solve the County’s space needs for 15 years.

 

Hunter’s Lair LLC, of  Williston, North Dakota, is proposing to build a restaurant, bar and hotel on property that was

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Ceres Bakery in Kalispell has re-opened after a two week closure for a remodel.  The bakery has become popular throughout the valley for its fresh-baked goods and its wholesale business. They are celebrating the 14th year in business.

 

White Raven Winery will introduce their community to wines made at the winery. The Columbia Falls winery will use Montana grown grapes. The winery will carry wines from grapes grown on Finley Point, around Flathead Lake, in

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