Here’s a note from Irv Heitz… Could you please post my thanks to those who showed up to finish the fence removal at the Hall yesterday morning? Bill Walker, Jan Caldwell, Steve Kelly and his brother-in-law, Jim Rogers, Jim Rittenburg, and Paul Marotz, who showed up at 8 to cut off all the rails with… Read More »
Kalispell, MT- August 16, 2019- The Flathead National Forest, in coordination with Glacier National Park, is continuing with the scoping process for the Comprehensive River Management Plan (CRMP) for the Flathead Wild and Scenic River. The first public meeting was held Tuesday evening August 13th at the Flathead Valley Community College. Approximately one hundred people… Read More »
Kalispell, MT – August 16, 2019- Cooperating Interagency Fire Officials across northwest Montana need your help. Fire crews in our interagency zone have been responding to multiple calls of illegal residential debris burns, and we need those firefighters to be ready to respond to possible hold-over fires from lightning strikes of recent storms. Don’t be… Read More »
Big news from last Sunday’s North Fork Landowners Association’s (NFLA) Business Meeting. First, the vote was overwhelmingly for business meetings to remain on the second Sunday of each month. No by-law change. And here is your new Board of Directors… President – Bill Walker VP – Steve Kelly Secretary – Karina Pettey Treasurer – Chris… Read More »
Here’s a note from Steve Kelly… The Sondreson Hall FENCE REMOVAL will be on Tuesday, August 20th from 10AM until 1PM. EVERYONE is welcome. Please bring appropriate tools.
National Park Service Releases Howe Ridge Fire Video Documenting First 36 Hours – Intermountain Regional Office (U.S. National Park Service) News Release Date: August 1, 2019 Contact: Vanessa Lacayo, (303) 969-2062 Lakewood, CO – Today, the National Park Service (NPS) released a video documenting the first 36 hours of the Howe Ridge Fire, which took… Read More »
Time is speeding by, and here it is another Wednesday Market. Guess that is even more reason to come on down to the bubbling fountain at Wernicks, and take time to appreciate the lush beauty! Jerry and Linda will have apricots and some raspberries, salad greens, spinach, chard, kale, cucumbers, some peas in their pods,… Read More »
There are no fires around the North Fork right now as far as we can tell, although there are some over in Idaho that might be causing smoke haze. Here’s the current fire map… Check out the latest fire news on the InciWeb website for Montana.
Joint News Release Fire Information Contacts: Flathead National Forest Meghan Mulholland 406-758-5252 MT Dept. of Natural Resources & Conservation Ali Ulwelling 406-751-2246 Glacier National Park Lauren Alley 406-888-5838 Flathead County Office of Emergency Services Juanita Nelson 406-249-6913 FIRE DANGER ELEVATED TO VERY HIGH Kalispell, MT – August 6, 2019- Cooperating Interagency Fire Officials across northwest… Read More »