Author Archives: NFNews Editor

About NFNews Editor

Patti Hart is the editor-in-chief and founder of the 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.

Gardner’s Roundtable and Wernick’s Farmers Market – May 23 – START AT THE SAME TIME

By | May 21, 2018

CLARIFICATION: The Gardner’s Roundtable and Wernick’s Farmers Market start at the same time on the 23rd, at 10AM. Subsequent Farmers Markets will start at noon. Here’s a note from Chris Heitz…Good Morning, and it’s raining – thank you so much to whomever has been doing their rain dance! Just a quick reminder that next Wednesday… Read More »

Sperry Chalet Environmental Assessment Complete

By | May 21, 2018

Glacier National Park announces the completion of the environmental analysis and review process for the Sperry Chalet, Next 100 Years Project. The Finding of No Significant Impact, or FONSI (the decision document), was signed by the NPS Intermountain Regional Director on May 13, 2018. The National Park Service (NPS) reached the decision after careful analysis… Read More »

Meetings Focus On Health Of Three-Forks Of The Flathead

By | May 20, 2018

Montana Public Radio reports that during a planning meeting in Columbia Falls Wednesday, people who live near the Flathead River said they’re concerned about climate change, user impacts and nearby railroad activity, Two federal agencies are tasked with updating management of the Flathead’s three forks under the Wild and Scenic River Act: The U.S. Forest… Read More »

Update on Bear Attack in Cabinet Mountains South of Libby

By | May 20, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials on Friday released new information about a bear attack that occurred May 17 in a remote section of the Cabinet Mountains south of Libby. On Thursday morning , an adult woman sustained serious injuries in a surprise defensive encounter involving a bear. The incident occurred in… Read More »