Wednesday, November 15, 2017

In May, Pima Medical Institute’s Dillon graduated its first cohort, with seven Veterinary Technician students completing the program.  A new cohort of students, who were previously enrolled in the Veterinary Assistant program are now working toward their Veterinary Technician associate degrees. Pima Medical’s Veterinary Technician program is the only one in the state of Montana. In May it, also, received its American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accreditation. Pima Medical

Thursday, November 09, 2017

Job opportunities and affordable, available housing is drawing millennials to Williston to the extent that two-thirds of the homebuyers in Williston are millennials – and many are former residents returning home. According to the National Association of Realtors, millennials make up more than a third of all homebuyers nationwide. Dickinson, ND is not far behind Williston in regard to the percentage of homebuyers who are millennials.


Triple Creek Ranch, the Relais

Tuesday, November 07, 2017



SBA’s Montana District Office has announced the federal agency guaranteed 287 small business loans in Montana last year totaling $97,260,419. 268 loans worth $86 million were made through SBA’s 7(a) Guaranty Loan Program. The remaining nineteen loans were made through SBA’s 504 Certified Development Company program.


SmartLam LLC, a Columbia Falls manufacturer of cross-laminated timber, plans to move into the former Weyerhaeuser

Thursday, October 12, 2017



The Kalispell Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring tours of local manufacturers to celebrate Manufacturing Month in Kalispell. Breweries, Weyerhauser plants, wineries, coffee roasters plus many more manufacturers are opening their doors during October.


A Whitefish kayaker has patented the Gilman Oar which is designed to aid fishing guides, anglers, and rafters. The ergonomically designed oar allows the rower to stroke with less

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Herberger’s at Kalispell Center Mall has completed it’s year-long expansion and remodel.  The remodeled store features an open floor plan and shopping environment plus new décor. Modern fitting rooms with seating for family and friends has been added for customer convenience.


TeleTech of Kalispell has announced hiring to fill multiple local positions. TeleTech is a Colorado-based customer service company that employs people across the country. The company is