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.

Winter Ball 2019

By | February 19, 2019

Here are a couple of photos by Dick Leigh from the Winter Ball 2019. North Forkers really do know how to have fun… winter or summer.

Montana Hunter, Investigators Recount November Grizzly Bear Attack

By | February 18, 2019

Montana Hunter, Investigators Recount November Grizzly Bear Attack Bears attack people in northwest Montana a few times a year. That’s enough for medical professionals and wildlife managers to have developed a special protocol that’s part treatment, part forensics to ensure both parties recover. “My name is Anders Broste. Sorry, I’m trying to think of who… Read More »

February 2019 Snowshoe Softball

By | February 17, 2019

Here is what Dawn had to say… One of the largest crowds to play snow shoe softball in the north fork braved the ten degree weather to have fun at Jim & Lorna Rittenburg’s. Afterward we were all treated to another amazing potluck by the northfork cooks. It was a fun day for all. Thanks Dawn… Read More »

Be Careful Out There

By | February 17, 2019

Here’s a message from Dick Leigh… Great day back country skiing near Hornet lookout. Be carful out there, had an avalanche between 2 groups coming out (yesterday). Downhill side of big switchback.

Root Vegetable Ideas That’ll Butter Your Parsnips

By | February 17, 2019

Root Vegetable Ideas That’ll Butter Your Parsnips The Food Guys, Jon and Greg, remain undaunted champions of parsnips, a vegetable that suffers from its resemblance to an anemic carrot. Jon reminisces about the sweet and flavorful parsnips his gardener father kept buried in a box of soil in the root cellar.