Flathead Area News

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MontanaPBS Scrubs U.S. House Debate Coverage

September 2, 2014

BOZEMAN – MontanaPBS has canceled its plans to broadcast a debate in Montana’s U.S. House race because one of the candidates isn’t... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

As Environmental Assessment Wraps Up, Legal Issues Persist for Libby Mine

September 2, 2014

The final environmental impact statement on a massive copper and silver mine in Lincoln County is inching closer to completion. But despite having... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Montana Officials Study Taking Over Federal Land

September 2, 2014

BILLINGS — Montana officials are looking into taking control of federal lands in the state, although they say the proposal is complicated and... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Curtis Stumps in the Flathead Valley

September 1, 2014

Sporting a stud in her nose and still bearing the glow of youth, Amanda Curtis’ appeal isn’t lost on Montana Democrats even as pundits pan her... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Jobs Report: Montana Ranks High for Economic Growth

September 1, 2014

Montana ranks in the top five states for employment growth and continues to outpace the national recovery, but the state faces slower growth in the... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Sheriff: Inmate Committed Suicide in Lincoln County Cell

August 31, 2014

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office has reported that an inmate being held at the jail in Libby committed suicide on Thursday. According to a... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Louisiana Police Arrest Man in Montana Killing

August 31, 2014

SHREVEPORT, La. — Shreveport police say a two-day manhunt has brought the arrest of a 27-year-old man accused in Montana of killing a homeless man.... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Arkansas State Dominates Montana State

August 31, 2014

JONESBORO, Ark. — Michael Gordon, Terrance Hollingsworth and Johnston White each ran for touchdowns Saturday to help Arkansas State notch a 37-10... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Wyoming Holds Off Montana Under New Coach

August 31, 2014

LARAMIE, Wyo. — Bohl-ball is now the official brand of Wyoming football. “This is going to be a new brand of football,” new coach Craig... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Hops Ranch Soon to Provide Fresh Beer to the Flathead

August 31, 2014

Tom Britz has spent a lot of time “learning” on his experimental hops ranch near Whitefish. That’s not to say he isn’t also growing prodigious... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.