Flathead Area News

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The Truth About Trapping

May 29, 2016

Unfortunately, Mr. Garrison’s letter (May 18 Beacon: “Letter Writer Misrepresented Trappers”) does not hold up to fact checking. Garrison writes that... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Skees Will Protect Freedoms and Pocketbooks

May 29, 2016

I support Derek Skees for House District 11. We are at the end of this primary election, and as we all know this is the time when things get... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Pam Holmquist for County Commissioner

May 29, 2016

Pam Holmquist is a person of great integrity and work ethic. She is approachable, knowledgeable, and studies in great depth the issues pertinent to... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Public Glimpses CFAC Cleanup Investigation, Demolition

May 29, 2016

COLUMBIA FALLS – Heaps of cinder blocks litter the grounds of the Columbia Falls Aluminum Co. site where the towering paste plant once stood, the... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Glacier Caps Softball Season with Second-Place Trophy

May 28, 2016

Their hearts ached as much as their ace’s arm. After six games and 42 innings in 48 hours, the Glacier girls tirelessly concluded the softball season... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Park Service Considers Visitor Caps, Expects Record Crowds

May 28, 2016

HELENA — As the National Park Service kicks off a centennial summer expected to draw record crowds, the agency is seriously considering caps on how... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

U.S. Wants to Help Endangered Yellowstone Fish with $57M Dam

May 28, 2016

BILLINGS — U.S. officials say building a $57 million concrete dam and fish bypass channel along Montana’s Yellowstone River offers the cheapest... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Chair Theft

May 28, 2016

7:55 a.m. A large white dog was barking on Saddle Loop in Bigfork. 8:28 a.m. A Whitefish resident complained that someone, probably the neighbors,... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Give Tim Harmon a Chance

May 28, 2016

I am writing to urge you to vote for Tim Harmon for Flathead County Commissioner. I have known Tim for over 30 years and consider him a man of... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Vote for Candidates with Proven Records

May 28, 2016

Pam Holmquist, Derek Skees, and Keith Regier share important characteristics of hard work, citizen involvement, and honesty that benefit all... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.