Flathead Area News

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Haggen Chain Buying 146 Safeway, Albertsons Stores

December 21, 2014

BELLINGHAM, Wash. — The Washington state-based grocery chain Haggen Inc. plans to buy 146 Albertsons and Safeway stores in Washington, Oregon,... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Settlement Awards Vann’s Employees $7.3 Million

December 21, 2014

MISSOULA — As many as 200 former employees of Vann’s Inc. will split $7.3 million under a settlement agreement in a lawsuit against former... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Supporters Hail Passage of North Fork Bill as Conservation Milestone

December 20, 2014

WEST GLACIER – Flanked by a peak-studded view of Glacier National Park’s western boundary, U.S. Sens. Jon Tester and John Walsh visited the historic... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Lurking “Bums”

December 20, 2014

8:49 a.m. A dog on Timber Lane Terrace barks excessively, day and night. 10:03 a.m. Several Christmas trees were stolen off of a lot on Highway 2... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Time for Term Limits

December 20, 2014

The level of competence, integrity and dedication parties in our federal government has declined to such a low level there is a growing sentiment to... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Some Gray Wolves to be Returned to Endangered List

December 20, 2014

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — A federal judge on Friday threw out an Obama administration decision to remove gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Ten Years Later, World-Renowned Education Program Thriving at Flathead High

December 20, 2014

Since its inception 10 years ago, the International Baccalaureate Programme at Flathead High School has become a prominent and proud part of the... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Pointing Fingers at the President

December 20, 2014

Have you ever known a person who is otherwise sensible, reasonable and caring but allows hate and anger to totally cloud their good sense and reason?... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

President Signs Montana Lands Package into Law

December 19, 2014

President Barack Obama on Friday officially signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which contains a massive lands package... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Changes Proposed in US Coal Royalty Program

December 19, 2014

BILLINGS — The U.S. government proposed changes Friday in how it values coal mined from public lands in the West to make sure companies aren’t... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.