The Toy Makers

Two Flathead Valley woodworkers toil all year long to make the holidays a little brighter for local children By Justin Franz / DEC 14, 2016 / Flathead Beacon As a cold wind whipped outside his heated shop since they used the best THA Heating services for this, inside Edwin Toren put the finishing touches on a dozen doll cribs and reminisced about growing up on a farm on the Rocky Mountain Front. “Christmas didn’t happen a lot for us back then because times were tough,” Toren said, recalling his years growing up near Valier in the 1950s. “If we were lucky, we’d usually
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Whitefish Mountain is OPEN!

Plan your visit today! Find out how to get here, where to stay, and what to eat. Click here for more information. It’s called Big Mountain for a reason. With 3,000 acres to choose from in winter, and myriad different activities to choose from in summer, our helpful employees will help point you in the right direction for your perfect trip to the mountain.  
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Review of City’s bike path plan begins

November 15, 2016 at 4:30 pm | By Heidi Desch, Whitefish Pilot A bicyclist rides along the path in Riverside Park. Heidi Desch / Whitefish Pilot The Whitefish City Planning Board will take a look this week at a new bicycle and pedestrian master plan for the city. Greater connectivity and safety improvements for the city’s trails and sidewalks is the focus of the bike and pedestrian master plan that if adopted will become an amendment to the city’s growth policy. The planning board will hold a public hearing on the plan at its Thursday, Nov. 17 meeting beginning at
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Whitefish Community Foundation honored

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION HONORED FOR GOING ‘EXTRA MILE’ November 15, 2016 at 4:29 pm | By Heidi Desch, Whitefish Pilot Whitefish Mayor John Muhlfeld is honoring the Whitefish Community Foundation recognizing the work it has done to go the “extra mile.” Members of the Whitefish Community Foundation board and City Council gathered last week at interim City Hall. Center, Mayor John Muhlfeld presents foundation President Linda Engh-Grady with the city’s Extra Mile award. Muhlfeld proclaimed Nov. 1 as Extra Mile day in honor of the community foundation. Muhlfeld and City Council members last week presented the award to foundation President Linda
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