Flathead Area News

Welcome to Flathead Area News. You will find the top stories related to the Flathead and the surrounding areas.

 

 

Dog vs. Deer

July 29, 2015

8:17 a.m. Reportedly, someone driving down Helena Flats Road saw a dog fighting a deer in the middle of the road. 9:22 a.m. A Coram resident... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Shadow of a Doubt, Access to Logan Pass and Researchers Retire

July 29, 2015

Good morning, Beacon readers, and welcome to Wednesday’s edition of Beacon & Eggs. These hand-picked links are courtesy of Tristan, and... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Visitor Access Open to Logan Pass as Crews Gain Ground on Reynolds Fire

July 29, 2015

Update: July 29, 9 a.m. Access to Logan Pass is available to Glacier National Park visitors for the first time since the Reynolds Creek Fire sparked... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Public Employee Retirees Settle Pension Lawsuit with State

July 29, 2015

HELENA — About 20,000 retired state and local government employees will keep a 3 percent annual increase in pension benefits in the settlement of a... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Glendive Battered by 120 mph Winds During Thunderstorm

July 29, 2015

GLENDIVE — Crews are working to restore power to Glendive after a severe thunderstorm with up to 120 mph winds knocked out much of the city’s... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Why Do They Want To Disrupt My Business?

July 29, 2015

The big word in the startup world is disruption, as in “We will disrupt the what-cha-ma-call-it market.” Thinking about last week’s... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Nicoise Salad

July 29, 2015

This Nicoise Salad is not your typical presentation. It consists of several components, each made separately and then attractively arranged on the... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Smoked Trout

July 29, 2015

Glacier Park went up in smoke last week. Well, that’s something of an exaggeration. There was one major fire in the park last week — the Reynolds... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Shark Tank

July 29, 2015

The other night, David and I caught up on some old episodes of Shark Tank. For those of you who haven’t yet had the pleasure, Shark Tank is a... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

The Smell of Rain

July 29, 2015

Early in June, U.S. Congressman Ryan Zinke, R-Montana, introduced bill HR 2644, the National Forest Collaborative Incentive Act. Greens, especially... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.