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Plowing at State Parks to be Curtailed Due to Budget Cuts

Montana State Parks will stop snow plowing at several sites across Northwest Montana on Dec. 1 due to budget cuts. Winter road maintenance will be discontinued at West Shore, Big Arm, Whitefish and Les Mason state parks. Walk-in access will not be impacted at any of the parks. Logan State Park on Mi

FLATHEAD BEACON - 2017-11-17 21:21:30

Firefighters put out blaze at abandoned home

The South Kalispell Fire Department responded to a structure fire at about 7:30 p.m. Monday on Willow Glen Drive. Fire Chief Chris Yerkes described the structure as a small, partially collapsed residence that has been unoccupied. The cause of the fire is unknown. According to the Whitefish Police De


Benefit concerts to feature Crown All-Stars

Cameron Miles Lavi-Jones (Courtesy photo) The Crown of the Continent Guitar Foundation has partnered with local group Disaster Relief for Montana to hold two concerts in November with proceeds to support music education and wildfire relief. Calling it Crown Stars 4 Montana Relief, the concerts will


SHARING GIFTS: The Gift of Thanks concert celebrates music, community

Portrait of Mike Eldred at the Whitefish Performing Arts Center. (Brenda Ahearn/This Week in the Flathead) Tis the season for giving and gratitude, and Sunday night a group of Whitefish musicians are joining forces to celebrate both. The Gift of Thanks concert at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Whitefish Perfo


Big spending in municipal elections

Thousands of dollars in donations from outside the state flowed into last weeks municipal elections in the Flathead Valley, according to campaign reports filed with the Commissioner of Political Practices in Helena. The two candidates who received the most donations also emerged victorious. William


For distillery, a winning whiskey just seven years in

Nic Lee with Glacier Distillings award-winning whiskeys Fireweed and North Fork. A small distillery in Coram has received international recognition for one of its whiskeys. Glacier Distilling earlier this year won a gold medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition in the craft whiskey class

HUNGRY HORSE NEWS - 2017-11-17 13:00:00

As Legislature tackles budget woes, prison plays a big role

HELENA Montana lawmakers have agreed to a plan to address the states projected $227 million budget deficit without raising taxes in a complicated mix of interconnected bills that make it nearly impossible for the governor to reject any part of the plan without further cuts. The largest objectionable


Crowded Flathead County Sheriff Race Emerges a Year Ahead of Election

Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry says he has not decided whether he will run for re-election in 2018, but regardless of what he does, the race for the county's top lawman is shaping up to be a crowded one. On Nov. 13, Flathead County Sheriff's Office Patrol Commander Brian Heino became the third

FLATHEAD BEACON - 2017-11-17 21:33:09

Reported burglary sends 2 Glendale schools into lockdown

Columbus Elementary and Glendale Montessori schools were put on a temporary lockdown Friday morning after police responded to a burglary at a nearby church, authorities said. The burglary was reported around 7:20 a.m. at a church in the 600 block of North Pacific Avenue. Sgt. Daniel Suttles, a spoke

LA TIMES - 2017-11-17 22:25:00

Signs of Positivity Displayed Around Glendale

Those who frequent or live in the Glendale area may see the community as a bit more positive after one artist has taken the liberty of sending positive messages with his work. Many ask for a sign of guidance during difficult times and artist Scott Froschauer took the yearning that many people have

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Nestle to Leave Glendale by July

In an updated filing with state regulators, Nestle USA said it will close its headquarters in Glendale on July 6, 2018. The food giant previously disclosed plans to move its headquarters to Virginia, affecting 1,200 employees at its offices at located at 800 N. Brand Blvd. In August, the company inf

SFVBJ.COM - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Glendale presses pause on recreational marijuana

With sales of recreational marijuana in California set to begin next year, the plant remains persona non grata in Glendale. The City Council met Tuesday to discuss how to best handle marijuana's legalization through a local lens - whether to ban or allow for the commercial sale of the drug within ci


YMCA of Glendale honors 5 at fundraising gala

Five awards were presented to longtime supporters of the YMCA of Glendale during its third annual fundraising gala held earlier this month at Renaissance Banquet Hall in Glendale. Claudia Phinney received the Legacy Award; lifelong Glendale resident and YMCA supporter Zaven Kazazian was given the Sp


2 adults killed, 4 others critically injured in Santa Fe Springs crash involving motorcycle and car

Two adults were killed in a crash involving a motorcycle and a sedan early Saturday morning on a freeway overpass in Santa Fe Springs, authorities said. The collision was reported shortly before 2 a.m. near the 5 Freeway off-ramp at Carmenita Road, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department

ABC7 LOS ANGELES - 2017-11-18 23:15:48

Seeking Justice for a Woman Killed by Gang Violence

It's a common gang challenge, that often ends with gunfire. And this night was no exception. Far too often, families are the ones most affected by a gunman's action. "When I see her, all I see is my baby," Razonya Collier said. "I see nothing but happy times. I see my baby, I see my baby growing up,

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2017-11-18 02:02:56

Are the super rich entitled to all their money even after they die?

To the editor: The Nov. 15 op-ed article "Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett have more wealth than the bottom half of the country combined" is a poignant illustration of the political power of wealth. One goal of the Republican tax reform proposals is to completely eliminate the estate tax, a

LA TIMES - 2017-11-18 13:00:00

Jay-Z defends Meek Mill, blasts criminal justice system in New York Times op-ed

Jay-Z defended Meek Mill in a New York Times editorial published Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, that criticized the criminal justice system. (Credit: Getty Images / Nicholas Hunt) Growing up in Brooklyn in the 1970s, Jay-Z witnessed unfair imprisonment of black people "up close," the rap icon wrote in a Ne

AMNY.COM - 2017-11-17 20:36:00

170 firefighters battle fire in 6-story apartment building

Firefighters are battling a fire in the upper floors of an apartment building in Hamilton Heights Friday afternoon. The blaze, which erupted at approximately 3:20 in the afternoon, sent smoke billowing into the New York sky. (Nov. 17) NEW YORK (AP) - Firefighters are battling a large fire on the top

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-17 22:43:49

8 injured in wild-multi car crash involving MTA bus in Brooklyn

A wild chain of events led to several people injured in Brooklyn. Police say one of the vehicles involved in the crashes is an MTA bus. The scene unfolded just before 4 p.m. Saturday with a multi-car collision on Fulton Street and Clinton Avenue in Clinton Hill. Police say it all started two blocks

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-19 00:07:57

Take a tour of the world's most famous boxing gym where Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson, and countless celebrities have trained

Harrison Jacobs, provided by Published 10:45 am, Saturday, November 18, 2017 Gleason's Gym in Brooklyn, New York is arguably the world's most famous boxing gym, having trained everyone from Muhammad Ali to Floyd Mayweather Jr.Anyone can train at Gleason's Gym - most of the members today are regula

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-18 18:17:08