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Updated 1 hour, 22 minutes ago

Down to business: Playing tourist in my backyard

I spent the weekend with a friend who has just returned to Montana from living abroad — after the required 14-da...

Updated 1 week ago
Swan Hall board thanks local newspapers, community donors

The Board of Trustees for the Swan River Community Hall would like to thank the Bigfork Eagle and Daily Inter Lake for bringing our plight and plea to the attention of the public and also to those wonderful peopl...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Vote Doug Mahlum as your next district 10 representative

Maybe you don’t know that Doug Mahlum, owner of the Montana Athletic Club, is running for the Montana District 10 Representative position. We hope you will join us in voting for Doug in the upcoming Republican pr...

Updated 2 weeks ago
Bigfork Teachers Union thanks community for passing levy

Dear Bigfork School District Voters,

Updated 3 weeks ago
Re-elect Mark Noland HD10

Hertz touts Noland's leadership skills

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
School board trustee asks community to support levy

Consider voting in favor of the two levy requests. As a School Board Member, I sit on the committee negotiating staff salaries. I believe our staff’s compensation is not up to par with their peers in the valley. ...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Down to business

What did you do this weekend? If asked prior to March 16, I bet your plans would have been vastly different than what you actually did this weekend. The end ...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Vote yes on levies to increase Bigfork teacher salaries

We appreciate the Bigfork School District Board’s effort to support our local education. As a quick reminder, bonds are for buildings and levies are for learning. Local dollars support our local students where th...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Deep Dive into Flathead Lake Bio Station with Ian Withrow

Research at the Flathead Lake Bio Station continues during the coronavirus pandemic, while events see changes.

Updated 2 months ago
Down to business

I have been feeling a bit apprehensive.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Deep Dive into the Flathead Lake Biological Station

Deep Dive into the Flathead Lake Biological Station

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Resident supports levy but questions school leadership

In response to the recent advertisement for a new levy by the Bigfork School Board of Trustees, I respectfully disagree with their claim of “fiscal responsibility.” I find the amount of money spent on our school’...

Updated 3 months ago
Down to Business

Everyone has a daily routine. Mine, as I am sure many do, starts with coffee, breakfast — when time allows — and off to work. As I drive north on Montana 35,...

Updated 3 months ago
Scouts BSA thanks community for support

Thank you, Bigfork, for your support of family scouting within the Boy Scouts of America!