Category Archives: News

Land and Labor: The Siderius Legacy

By | July 14, 2018

Doug Siderius does work up on the North Fork, so we thought folks might be interested in this article from Flathead Living about his father Charles. It begins… At age 86, more than 50 years after making front-page headlines by rolling a 25-ton bulldozer off Going-to-the-Sun Road 350 feet down a mountainside, Charles Siderius still shows… Read More »

Raptors for Reading

By | July 14, 2018

The Flathead Beacon has an article that begins… Splayed out on pillows, blankets and directly on the ground, a group of more than 50 children and adults gathered last week on the grassy knoll adjacent to Whitefish Community Library to marvel at and learn about wild birds. Hosted as part of the library’s Summer Reading… Read More »

Bowman Lake Road to Undergo Repairs

By | July 13, 2018

Press release from Glacier National Park… this should create quite the mess! Intermittent closures planned with construction beginning July 17 West Glacier, MT – The park will begin a significant road grading and gravel replacement project on the Bowman Lake Road beginning July 17. The work will fix potholes and drainage on roadways and in… Read More »

Learning to live with grizzlies

By | July 13, 2018

The Great Falls Tribune has an article that begins… While living among grizzly bears might be new for people living on the prairie, cohabitation with these massive carnivores is just part of life in Northwest Montana. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ Region 1 is in the northwest corner of the state and encompasses part of the… Read More »

Tent Ban Continues in Many Glacier Due to Grizzly Bear Activity

By | July 12, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that a trout-stealing grizzly bear has prompted camping restrictions at one of Glacier National Park’s most popular front-country campgrounds, where park officials have enacted a temporary ban on tents and soft-sided campers in the midst of what’s predicted to be a record-breaking month for visitation. Read the full story here.