Category Archives: Other Resources

New farmers market

By | April 21, 2015

The Columbia Falls Community Market will kick off on U.S. 2 next to O’Brien’s Liquor & Wine on May 21. The market will be held on Thursdays through Sept. 24 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. featuring locally grown produce and plants from more than seven farmers, handmade local crafts, artists, food caterers and local microbrewed… Read More »

Crime mapping page

By | April 5, 2015

The Flathead County Sheriff’s office has a crime mapping program that gives you up to date crime reports in your area. By clicking here it will also take you to the CRIME ALERTS page where you’ll be notified of a crime in your neighborhood or if a Sex Offender has moved in near you. We checked it out… Read More »

Weed Resources to Download

By | March 15, 2015

In March of 2015 Flathead National Forest, CHS, and others sponsored workshops focusing on weed identification, plant physiology, non-chemical control options, understanding chemical labels, calibrating equipment, weed law and safety. NFLA members Richard Hildner and Suzanne Daniel attended and picked up some very helpful materials indeed. Check them out and download from the NFLA’s Weed Committee page.

New Health Organization Website

By | March 14, 2015

Flathead County has a new City/County Health Organization website that includes information about health alerts, public notices, and food grade. This is also where you can get information about air quality and burning restrictions/permits. Under the section called Departments you can get information on home health and insurance assistance, among others. It also has a section called… Read More »

Upgraded my Hughesnet – Update

By | July 28, 2014

We upgraded our Hughesnet earlier this month from a 7000 modem to a 9000 and got a new plan called Gen4 “Power”. Although we had some initial problems (the system shut itself down about four times a day), Hughesnet customer support was prompt and we got the problem fixed within a week of calling it in… Read More »