Stained-Glass Winter

Telling a story of light and symbolism, illustration and illumination

Baby, it’s Cold Outside

Cold winter weather, along with short, hectic days require us to find comfort inside our own homes.

Designing a Community’s Identity

As Kalispell continues to evolve as the economic hub of Northwest Montana, CTA Architects Engineers is at the forefront of designing its future

Living Full Circle

Montanans like Sean and Mollie Busby are joining the growing wave of Americans seeking simplicity in yurts

Garden as a Second Home

Fall is one of the most anticipated times of the year

Got a Light?

Create a balanced, visually comfortable space

The Mountain Lifestyle

For so-called mountain towners seeking solitude and scenery, there are few places with more options than the Flathead Valley

Canning and Preserving

Keep your food fresh throughout the winter

MWED President and CEO Kellie Danielson

Kellie Danielson has served as president and CEO of Montana West Economic Development and Flathead County Economic Development Authority since 2009.

Art Electrified

Columbia Falls’ Acutech creates custom chandeliers and light fixtures with modern and age-old techniques

Rustic Furniture That Harkens Back a Century

For Drew Hubatsek, the Adirondack style shapes both his art and worldview


"Outbuildings can conceal their purpose, their history and their origins. Yet sometimes outbuildings may seem 'lost' and completely out of place."

Bring the Inside, Out?

Extending your living area from the inside out and allowing for continuity from an indoor space to an outdoor space is a great way to make the most of your household

Life on the Links

When it comes to playing golf or finding that scenic home along the fairway, homebuyers in the Flathead Valley have a treasure trove of options

Inka Clothing Co.

Her clothes are a style all their own, which Holmquist describes as “alternative gypsy punk,” and the lines include skirts, shirts, pants, coats, dresses and more.