Over the course of his musical career in Montana, fiddler Mike Williams has become something of a legend, well loved for his wit and good humor, his patient teaching style, and his impressive musical talent on fiddle, banjo, mandolin, and guitar.
The Flathead Reservation, like many reservations, is home to more than one tribe, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. It may also be the most beautiful reservation in the country.
Wilmot Collins, Helena’s new mayor, made history in November by becoming the first African-American to serve as mayor in Montana’s capital city. He unseated long-time and well-liked incumbent Jim Smith, a democrat. His victory has come with a little more fanfare and fame than expected.
By CONNIE DAUGHERTY “It was an opportunity,” began almost any sentence uttered by Butte’s Sister Mary Jo McDonald as she recalled her varied paths
By ELIZABETH LARCH First, let me make something clear: I have no intention of telling anybody how to do their job. I have absolutely
Our 2018 calving season started two days before Christmas. The early start was not because the bulls got out before the June 1 turnout date. Or because we miscalculated our insemination schedule. First calf heifer No. 609 went into labor about noon on the 23rd. I walked her down to a calving shed.
This question came from Pat, who visited our AARP booth at a recent event in Helena, Mont. Q: I am really worried about tax
By BERNICE KARNOP There’s something special about dropping a line into a stream to tease a trout into taking the bait. Of course, when
Livingston Author Richard Wheeler is not your average award-winning writer of Western literature. He published his first novel when he was fast-approaching 50, and he has since produced 80 novels. It’s hard to comprehend.
By HOLLY ENDERSBY We see them every day. Small brown and black darts, zipping among shrubs, looking for berries or tasty insects. Or in