Author Archives: NFNews Editor

About NFNews Editor

Patti Hart is the editor-in-chief and founder of the NFNews.net. Patti lives on the North Fork during the summers and travels the world for the rest of the year, updating NFNews every day wherever there is an internet connection.

Becoming Better

By | November 14, 2018

Becoming Better This story is featured in Montana Outdoors November-December 2018 issue In 2015 Jacob Jost was grinding out 50-hour work weeks as a mortgage broker in Las Vegas. Between meetings and emails, he dreamed of a completely different life, one without fluorescent lights and ringing cell phones.

Investigation Identifies Grizzly Bear in Surprise Attack Near Columbia Falls

By | November 14, 2018

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks :: Investigation Identifies Grizzly Bear in Surprise Attack Near Columbia Falls At approximately 9:20 a.m., Nov. 11, an adult male was hunting with a partner on private timberland off Trumbull Canyon Road. The individual was walking off trail in forested timber when he reported turning around as a bear attacked… Read More »

Montana Grizzly Bears Roaming Far Afield

By | November 13, 2018

Montana Grizzly Bears Roaming Far Afield – Flathead Beacon Recent reports of Montana grizzly bears in Idaho and Washington show that bruins from the Big Sky are literally pushing boundaries. According to Wayne Kasworm, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife grizzly manager in Libby, a 2-year-old, 476-pound male grizzly bear initially captured in the Selkirk Mountains… Read More »

The Healthy Goose

By | November 12, 2018

The Healthy Goose This story is featured in Montana Outdoors November-December 2018 issue. I never considered that clean, functional toilets at state parks had much, if anything, to do with Montana’s economy. I learned otherwise earlier this fall while touring Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park with park manager Rhea Armstrong and maintenance supervisor Bill… Read More »