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 By Andi Bourne    News    January 13, 2022 

Winter Fun Days - Not just for the dogs

SEELEY LAKE – While most people call it the "Dog Days of Summer," the dogs of winter were out enjoying the new snow this past weekend. Montana Mountain Mushers hosted their annual Winter Fun Days...

 
 By Bruce Rieman    News    January 13, 2022 

A new perspective on nature that just might save us all

SEELEY LAKE - Doug Chadwick will be presenting his new book at the Open Book Club at the Seeley Lake Community Foundation on Saturday, Jan. 15 at 2 p.m. Masks are required. Please note the earlier...

 

Foundation sponsors Personal Tech Support event Jan. 27

SEELEY LAKE - Did you receive a new technology device for the holidays and are unsure how to use it? Have technology questions or issues you want to be resolved? Come by the Seeley Lake Community Foundation Building West Wing Thursday, Jan. 27,...

 
 By Pam Beckstrom    News    January 6, 2022

Winter Fun Days offers training for skijorers and mushers

SEELEY LAKE - All mushers (beginning or experienced) and all skijorers are invited to Montana Mountain Mushers Fun Days on Jan. 8 and Jan. 9 at the Morrell Creek parking lot, just north of Seeley...

 

"Home Alone" draws a mix of supporters

SALMON PRAIRIE - The 100-year-old Salmon Prairie Schoolhouse welcomed a mix of people from the community who came to watch the traditional Christmas program. With help from Teacher Holl Hubbard, four...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    December 30, 2021

A musical Christmas in the Swan Valley

SWAN VALLEY – Swan Valley School students lit up the stage Dec. 21 as they welcomed the community to "Christmas at the O.K. Corral." Attendees were treated to singing and dancing by the preschool,...

 
 By Sigrid Olson    News    December 30, 2021

Potomac School Christmas program brings down the house

POTOMAC - This year's Potomac School Christmas Program brought more than 130 people together for the community event with standing room only. Last year's audience numbers were strictly limited due to...

 

Breakfast with Santa starts new traditions

SWAN VALLEY – Caravanning from Kalispell on Saturday, Dec. 18, 20 members of the Wilson family dressed up, played and sang Christmas carols all the way "to the North Pole to see Santa," Ally Wilson...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    December 23, 2021

Lightin' it up for the holidays

SEELEY LAKE - The second annual Christmas Caravan of Lights lit up the streets of Seeley Lake Saturday night, Dec. 18. More than a dozen groups decorated their trucks and trailers, UTVs, and other...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    December 23, 2021

Seeley Lake Stockings fill community with joy

SEELEY LAKE – The room erupted with excitement when Santa walked through the door at the Seeley Lake Community Hall, Dec. 18. The third annual Seeley Lake Stocking event was a huge success where...

 

Sunset School's holiday program was all music

GREENOUGH – Matthew Nord of Tangled Tones Music Studio in Missoula drives up once a week to teach music to the students at Sunset School. On Dec. 16 the students presented their holiday program for...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    December 23, 2021

A night of musical merriment

SEELEY LAKE – Seeley-Swan High School and Seeley Lake Elementary junior high musicians took the stage together at their combined concert Dec. 16. They played several traditional selections and...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    December 16, 2021

Fun for the whole family at the Rich Ranch

WOODWORTH - With the snow drifting down outside, it was warm inside during the Rich Ranch Community Appreciation Day Dec. 12. Adults enjoyed the chance to visit, listened to holiday favorites played...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    December 16, 2021

North Pole Radio Hour

SEELEY LAKE - Seeley Lake Elementary third - sixth graders, directed by Music Teacher Janet Morgenstern, presented "North Pole Radio Hour" Dec. 9. Taking place in the 1946, they offered a mix of...

 
 By Jenny Rohrer    News    December 9, 2021

The Gothard Sisters to perform Holiday Music Concert Dec. 12

"People have realized that live music is so special after this long COVID pandemic. Music brings people together and Celtic music in particular is so joyful and uplifting!" stated Greta Gothard, the...

 

Swan Valley crafters display their wares

SWAN VALLEY – For the second year, COVID dictated the cancellation of the Upper Swan Valley Historical Society's Annual Frostbite Festival and for the second year a group of crafters opted to rent...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    December 2, 2021

Twenty years of Old West Christmas fun continues

OVANDO – Ovando was filled with the Holiday Spirit as Cowboy Claus helped kick off the Christmas season Friday, Nov. 26. Families enjoyed the wagon ride through town stopping downtown for the pettin...

 
 By Tom Beers    News    December 2, 2021

Invisible reality: Storytellers, storytakers and the supernatural world of the Blackfeet

As we conclude Native American Heritage Month, I suggest a great book for your enjoyment. Settle into a comfortable chair and read Rosalyn R. LaPier’s “Invisible Reality”. It is wonderful. LaPier will be presenting this book at Alpine...

 

Hungry Bear hosts second annual Thanksgiving dinner

SWAN VALLEY – The Hungry Bear Bar & Grill offered a complimentary Thanksgiving feast as a customer appreciation on Wednesday, Nov. 24. Owners Rick Medeiros and Debbie Urick cooked 160 pounds of...

 
 By Kelsey Lodge    News    November 25, 2021

Ovando celebrates 20 years of Old West Christmas Nov. 26

OVANDO - They say that the magic of Christmas lives in the hearts of the young and old – a magic that's cultivated over the years from our holiday memories. In the small town of Ovando, Montana, thi...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    November 18, 2021

Honoring those who served

SWAN VALLEY - Swan Valley veterans, their families and the community gathered with the American Legion Post 63 outside the Swan Valley Community Hall to celebrate local veterans Nov. 11. "We now know...

 
 By Sigrid Olson    News    November 18, 2021

Potomac Bike-a-Thon rolling once again

POTOMAC - Students and staff enjoyed a mild October day for the annual Potomac Bike-a-Thon. The entire school turned out for the event Oct. 20 including more than 90 students with teachers, staff and...

 

Richard Manning featured at Open Book Club, Nov. 13

SEELEY LAKE - Richard Manning's new book, "If It Sounds Good, It Is Good: Seeking Subversion, Transcendence and Solace in American Music" brings another side of his life to our attention, showing us...

 
 By Andi Bourne    News    November 4, 2021

Trunk, tricks and treats in Seeley

SEELEY LAKE - The community came out for several events in Seeley Lake on Halloween night. The annual Trunk-or-Treat event was a great hit with local law enforcement and emergency responders along...

 

Trunk-or-Treat Swan Valley style

SWAN VALLEY - Trick-or-Treaters showed up at the Hungry Bear Bar & Grill Halloween night for the third annual Condon Truck-or-Treat. Nearly a dozen trunks lined the parking lot. Pizza and goodies...

 

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