Flathead Area News

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Park Advocates Say Sun Road Plan Needs Clearer Solutions

July 7, 2015

As Glacier National Park considers the most effective measures to control and mitigate congestion on its famed Going-to-the-Sun Road and reduce... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Spotlight Event: Chicago

July 7, 2015

When: Thursday, July 9, at 9 p.m. Additional performances July 11, 17, 22, 25 and 30 Where: Whitefish Performance Arts Center at 600 E. Second St.... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Medicaid Expansion Moves Forward with Public Comment

July 7, 2015

State officials are taking public comment on the plan to implement Medicaid expansion in Montana. Montanans will have two months starting Tuesday to... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Local Philanthropist Supports Effort to Halt City Hall Project

July 7, 2015

Whitefish philanthropist Richard Atkinson has joined the effort to put construction of the new City Hall up for a vote. Through his attorney Duncan... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Polson Fire Chief Resigns After 23 Years

July 7, 2015

After 23 years of service, Polson Fire Chief John Fairchild resigned from the Polson Fire Department to pursue other opportunities. Polson city... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Kalispell Schools Seek Public Comment on Gender Discrimination

July 7, 2015

On July 14, the Kalispell School District 5 school board will meet to hear public feedback on a proposed addition to the district’s current... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Trout in Hot Water, A Milestone for Two Bear and Drought Looms Large

July 7, 2015

Yes, it’s raining. And yes, temperatures have dropped the past few days, providing sweet respite from the dry conditions and the sultry days.... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Norman Maclean Fest Comes to Seeley Lake

July 7, 2015

There’s magic to Montana, and that sense of magic was captured exquisitely on the written page by the state’s native son and prized author Norman... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Flathead District Judge Announces Retirement

July 7, 2015

Flathead County District Court Judge Ted O. Lympus announced his impending retirement from the bench on July 6. Lympus has served as a judge in the... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

A Milestone for Two Bear Air

July 7, 2015

The crew with Two Bear Air search and rescue completed a milestone recently with its 2,200th hoist operation, an achievement the team carried out... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.