IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED 06:02 MST Thu Jan 17 2019 The Flathead Avalanche Center in Hungry Horse has issued a BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WATCH for the following areas: NWS Missoula MT – MTC 029 (Flathead County)…MTC 047 (Lake County)…MTC 053 (Lincoln County) * TIMING…In effect from Thu 06:02 MST to Sat 20:00 MST. * AFFECTED AREA…The Swan… Read More »
Spotlight Event: National Winter Trails Day – Flathead Beacon When: Saturday, Jan. 19, at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. Where: Lone Pine State Park in Kalispell More info: stateparks.mt.gov/lone-pine To celebrate National Winter Trails Days, Lone Pine State Park is offering two guided hikes. Open to both beginner and experts, the first hike will focus… Read More »
Trapping Ban Urged For Cat-Size Forest Predators In Montana BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) – Wildlife advocates on Tuesday urged Montana officials to ban trapping along much of the state’s border with Idaho to protect an isolated population of cat-sized predators living in old-growth forests.
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks :: Landowners have until March 15 to apply for access tax credit program This program is designed to provide recreational public access to state or federal (Bureau of Land Management or United States Forest Service) land where no legal public access currently exists. In exchange for access across the private… Read More »
Low stratus remains, next weather maker on the move Strong high pressure will continue to bring valley inversions across western Montana through early Wednesday. This stagnant air is acting like a lid, keeping pollutants from mixing out of our valleys. Many of us will remain locked under a deck of dark stratus clouds again today.
Stopping by Shalom Y’all in Portland’s SE district on the way home from the PSU’s Saturday Farmers Market is starting to become a habit. We love their brunch and have recently added some new items to Shalom Y’all’s review including hummus sephardic lamb made up of braised lamb, carrots, green chickpeas, and parsley. Morgan declared… Read More »
Keep an eye on the Madison to see what might be coming for the North Fork river. The future of the Madison River starts Monday, when new rules aimed at easing overcrowding will be considered The fish in the Madison River are doing just fine, according Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. It’s the people who… Read More »
Report offers data on local internet access BroadbandNow, a data-aggregation service that informs consumers about internet options through government data and verified customer reviews, recently released a report on online access in the Flathead Valley. Though there are missing elements in the report, as a whole the data paints a realistic picture of the Flathead… Read More »
Thank you Molly! Flathead Land Trust Protects 78 More Acres in North Fork Flathead River Valley – Flathead Beacon News & Features The Flathead Land Trust announced this week that it has placed 78 acres under a conservation easement in the North Fork Flathead River valley, adding to the more than 1,000 acres the trust… Read More »