Flathead Area News

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Army Corps Blocks Route of Dakota Access Oil Pipeline

December 4, 2016

CANNON BALL, N.D. — U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won’t grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Federal Government Offers $270 Million for Fractionated Blackfeet Land

December 4, 2016

The federal government has sent offers to nearly 7,000 landowners on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation valued at more than $270 million as part of the... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Blackfoot Clearwater Partnership Exemplifies Ideals of Community

December 4, 2016

When a group of loggers, hikers, snowmobilers, ranchers and local businessmen came together 10 years ago they all had different goals with the same... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Missing Tree

December 4, 2016

10:11 a.m. A Lakeside woman called to report that her new boyfriend’s ex-girlfriend was harassing her on Facebook. 3:53 p.m. A Kalispell resident... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Trump’s Transportation Plans, and the Impact on Montana, Remain Unclear

December 4, 2016

One-thousand, seven-hundred miles separates Washington D.C. from the Montana border, but decisions made in the nation’s capitol can have a profound... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Lakeside Celebrates Opening of Pedestrian Trail

December 3, 2016

LAKESIDE—Nearly 50 Lakeside residents gathered on the cloudy morning of Dec. 2 to celebrate the opening of a new bridge and trail reaching from north... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Speak Out Against Racism

December 3, 2016

Regarding your Nov. 22 article (“The Rise of the ‘Alt-Right’”) about “alt-right” Richard Spencer and his white supremacist National Policy Institute,... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Side Dish: Warm Brussels Sprouts Salad

December 3, 2016

I think this is (possibly) the best Brussels sprouts recipe I have ever made. They are roasted and then tossed while still warm with an assertive... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Final Options Emerge for Replacement of Historic Bigfork Bridge

December 3, 2016

BIGFORK – Community members gathered on Dec. 1 at the Bigfork Elementary School cafeteria faced two uncomfortable realities for the Swan River... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Former Weyerhaeuser Employees Offered Job Training Resources

December 2, 2016

Employees who were laid off by Weyerhaeuser earlier this year are eligible to receive federal resources to help with retraining and job placement,... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.