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Forest reform package would fund wildfires like other natural disasters, Montana delegation says

By | March 23, 2018

The Missoulian reports that Montana’s congressional delegation says reforms to forest management, including an end to “fire borrowing,” will be included in must-pass legislation this week. On a media call Wednesday, Republicans Sen. Steve Daines and Rep. Greg Gianforte detailed a forest reform package as part of an omnibus bill, which includes funding wildfires similarly… Read More »

Remembering Bob Grimaldi

By | March 21, 2018

In his Hungry Horse News column this week, Larry recounts memories of long-time North Fork resident Bob Grimaldi. In addition to Bob’s contributions to the North Fork mentioned by Larry, he was also the person behind our annual NFLA Food. Bob was a presence on the North Fork and will be missed.

Warmer Temperatures, Less Precipitation Expected In Montana This Summer

By | March 21, 2018

Montana Public Radio reports that National Weather Service projections show a hot, dry summer for Montana this year. Megan Syner, a warning coordination meteorologist with the National Weather Service says through this spring Montana will continue to see below normal temperatures and above normal precipitation. But that could change mid-summer. Read the full story here.

Grizzly Bears Spotted Along Rocky Mountain Front

By | March 21, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that State wildlife officials say grizzly bears have begun leaving their dens along the Rocky Mountain Front. Fish, Wildlife and Parks bear management specialist Mike Madel said Tuesday that based on reported sightings and footprints, he estimates four or five bears are out. Read the full story here and be on… Read More »