Flathead Area News

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U.S. Running Out of Room to Store Oil; Price Collapse Next?

March 3, 2015

NEW YORK — The U.S. has so much crude that it is running out of places to put it, and that could drive oil and gasoline prices even lower in... ... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Glacier, Flathead Basketball Teams Vie for Playoff Berths

March 3, 2015

The Glacier girls and boys are hosting Class AA playoff games this week while Flathead’s squads were on the road battling for berths to the state... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Winter Wolf Harvests in Northern Rockies Trailing Prior Season

March 3, 2015

BILLINGS — Trappers in Montana have killed 77 gray wolves and hunters have shot 127 so far this winter — a total of 204 animals — as the season... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Polson Drops Frenchtown in Challenge Game, Advances to State

March 3, 2015

Andrew Curley erupted for 26 points, Payton Lefthand added 10 and the Polson Pirates eliminated the Frenchtown Broncs 52-42 in a Class A challenge... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Christmas Day Murderer Dies in Prison, CFAC Permanently Shuttered and Wildc(k)ats’ Winning Streak

March 3, 2015

Good morning, Beacon readers! The temperatures are barely in the double digits in Kalispell, but the sun is shining and there’s a glut of news... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Glencore to Permanently Close Columbia Falls Aluminum Company

March 3, 2015

Owners of the Columbia Falls Aluminum Company announced Tuesday they are permanently closing their aluminum reduction plant on the banks of the... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Smith House

March 3, 2015

Kalispell was founded and developed at a time of great transition, perhaps unlike any other in recent history. It was a time when railroad empires... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Spicy Thai Coconut Soup

March 3, 2015

My pre-spring soup cravings are for a lighter, spicier and healthier soup than the heavy heartier soups of mid-winter. This is a favorite recipe of... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Tech Classes in Lakeside

March 3, 2015

Every Wednesday during March, ImagineIF Libraries will provide technology classes at the West Shore Community Library in Lakeside. Register by... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

$750K Bail Maintained for Former Big Sky Coach Accused of Rape

March 3, 2015

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A former girls’ basketball coach at Lone Peak High School in Big Sky who is accused of raping two of his players will... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.