Wednesday Dec 4
Early Morning Racket
Thursday 11/28/2013 4:01 a.m. A resident of Second Avenue West reported that someone was causing a racket by slamming doors and pushing a grocery cart around.
Wednesday Dec 4
Grocery store cyberattack blocked
Dec. 04 -- Flathead Valley grocery stores affiliated with URM Stores were told late Monday that customers can resume using debit and credit cards because a cyberattack against URM's payment processing system has been blocked.
County to Move Forward with One-Year Contract for Recycling
The Flathead County Solid Waste District Board voted to approve a 13-month contract extension with Valley Recycling to keep the county's recycling program afloat.
Community Thanksgiving Dinners Available Thursday
Thanksgiving is a time to be with friends and family. But if you're alone on the holiday or just don't want to deal with all those friends and family in the kitchen, there are some free community dinners to attend with turkey and all the trimmings.
With the creek of a saddle, the smell of campfire, and the repetitive wobble in each roll of the wheel, early pioneers endured long and treacherous days on their western travels.
Unwanted Carpet Cleaning
Monday 11/18/2013 9:10 a.m. Dogs were seen chasing deer on Peaceful Drive. 10:59 a.m. Someone drove through a fence on East Reserve Drive over the weekend.
Pointe of Significance
Thanksgiving weekend is significant for many things: A day to guiltlessly indulge in all things edible, a massive parade down the streets of New York City, the official start of another holiday shopping season, and the annual performance of The Nutcracker Ballet in Bigfork.
a.M. Best Withdraws Ratings of National Contractors Insurance Company, Inc., a RRG
A.M. Best Co. has downgraded the financial strength rating to B- from B and issuer credit rating to 'bb-' from 'bb' of National Contractors Insurance Company, Inc. , A RRG .
I used to take holiday decorating pretty seriously. Photographs of our house show the multicolored snow reflecting the glow of thousands of tiny lights in the trees of our yard, a winter wonderland not unlike Clark Griswold's house in the movie, "Christmas Vacation."
Flathead National Forest Christmas Tree Permits Available
Christmas tree permits from the Flathead National Forest are available for $5 each from Forest Service Offices in Kalispell, Hungry Horse, and Bigfork, as well as a variety of vendors across the valley.
Officials with Fish, Wildlife, and Parks confirmed that this summer, Montana's 54 state parks saw more than 1.5 million people.
Tuesday 11/5/2013 6:57 a.m. Dogs on Angel Point in Lakeside barked between the hours of 6 and 7 a.m. 9:14 a.m. A Bigfork resident came home to find tire tracks in the snow, foot prints on his porch, and his screen door missing.
Monday 10/4/2013 8:30 a.m. A metal detector was taken out of the back of a Kalispell man's truck.
Bigfork Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Charges
A 45-year-old Bigfork man admitted in federal court to using illegal drugs and possessing guns and ammunition.