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Underground Explorers

Biologists and cavers, including high school kids, are venturing beneath the earth's surface in a wide-ranging research effort that is dramatically expanding our understanding of an ecologically essential creature: bats

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Bibler in Bloom

Kalispell hillside home-and-garden tours showcase radiant landscape designed by the late Louis A. “Sam” Bibler

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The Boathouse

Boathouses along the Flathead Valley’s many lakeshores are at once places of utility and icons of lifelong memories

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Mobilizing for Winter

With winter sports right around the corner, now is a good time to add a few stretching movements into your workout routine

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Blue-Collar Barbecue

Three decades after getting their start by feeding hungry aluminum workers and loggers, the Nite Owl and Back Room are proving they can thrive in any economy

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History on the Water

Voyaging across Flathead Lake in the 19th century, steamboats were the original mode of transportation that spurred the development of the Flathead Valley

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Shades of Autumn

A guide to enjoying Northwest Montana’s stunning fall transformation