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Valley churches adapt to social distancing restrictions

Churches throughout the Flathead Valley are making a variety of modifications to the way they gather and serve t...

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Renegade motorcycle riders take to the shoreline

— A juvenile was reported missing. The boy later returned by the parent asked for a deputy to speak with him since he had reportedly run off previously.

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Most PacificCorp recreation sites remain open, few closed

In response to stay-at-home directives during the COVID-19 public health emergency, PacifiCorp is modifying operations of its recreation sites in Bigfork until further notice.

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Bigfork committee favors proposed farm and retreat

Committee favors proposed farm and retreat

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Popular Somers Beach could become state park

Popular Somers Beach could become state park

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
In times of social distancing, some safe ways to recreate

With Montana in its second week of Governor Steve Bullock’s shelter in place/stay at home order, many across the state find themselves beginning to feel a bi...

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Bigfork author releases ‘The Lookout Woman’

Bigfork author releases ‘The Lookout Woman’

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Eagle Bend provides safe outlet for cooped up golfers

Many businesses across the Flathead Valley are closed due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak, including most recreational facilities.

Updated 3 days, 18 hours ago
Community center providing wellfare checks, meal delivery

Seniors, along with people who have chronic lung disease, serious heart conditions or compromised immune systems are among the most at-risk groups for develo...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Woman, police exchange gunfire in Bigfork

Shots were fired this morning in Bigfork on Grand Drive after the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office located the driver of a stolen vehicle. No injuries were reported and the incident is currently under investigation.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
PHOTOS: ACES offers grab-and-go dinners

PHOTOS: ACES offers grab-and-go dinners

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Bigfork man arrested in standoff

Flathead Valley law officers arrested four wanted individuals on numerous warrants following a standoff early last Thursday morning in Kalispell They inclu...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Bigfork businesses collaborate on new sanitizer

Two Bigfork businesses have come up with an innovative way to meet the need for hand sanitizer as the COVID-19 outbreak continues.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Bigfork Food Bank is well-stocked and ready to serve

Customers of the Bigfork Food Bank have no need to panic since the facility has “ample food,” director Ann Tucker told the Eagle last Friday. However, the fo...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Bigfork businesses find new ways to operate during COVID-19 closures

Businesses scramble to find news ways to operate during COVID-19 closures