Sunday, January 23, 2022


To find our opinion based editorials, see below. We'll share opinion based editorial articles regularly for interested viewers.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Guest column: Democrats’ budget a burden for all

A fundamental problem with the president’s argument is that corporate taxes ultimately get passed on to workers ...

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
Guest column: Session’s second half is off and running

As we begin the second half of the 67th legislative session I would like to highlight some very important bills that we can all support for the benefit of Mo...

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
Letters to the Editor: Open and fair elections

March 18, 2021 letters to the editor

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
Guest column: Tribal health leaders critical for statewide health collaborations

The roles of tribal relations manager and director of American Indian health are uniquely positioned to enable DPHHS to effectively engage and strengthen collaborative partnerships.

Updated 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: Many hands built this gem of a club

The Boys & Girls Club of the Flathead Reservation – Polson clubhouse has been up and running for over four months, and the possibilities it offers just keep growing.

Updated 11 months ago
Guest column: A helping hand in the search for the missing

For decades in Montana, Indigenous people have gone missing, many times murdered and leaving behind families to search desperately for their loved ones.

Updated 11 months, 1 week ago
Guest column: Tax Reform at the Legislature

I’m proud to be sponsoring three bills that are key to leading the Montana comeback: Senate Bills 159, 181 and 182.

Updated 11 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: Bell ringing a success through the pandemic

Thanks to those who so willingly gave of their time to “ring the bell” for the Salvation Army’s Kettle Campaign.

Updated 11 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: Clearing a way for easements, land acquisition

Greetings from Helena.

Updated 1 year ago
Guest column: You can testify at Helena from home

As we finish up the second week of the legislative session it is not business as usual in Helena due to COVID-19.

Updated 1 year ago
Guest column: Looking down the dark tunnel

In these turbulent times, it is difficult to definitely predict our future as a people and nation.

Updated 1 year ago
Guest column: Resort tax is Polson’s best option

In 2015 the city of Polson asked local citizens to volunteer for the Economic Development Council.

Updated 1 year ago
Guest column: Montana’s Indians deserve a better budget

Native communities have been disproportionately hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic, and many of us have lost loved ones to this virus.

Updated 1 year ago
Guest column: Prioritize safety when legislating gun rights

I have been studying House Bill 102, the new bill that was just passed in the Montana House.

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Guest column: A tale of two systems

From the cluttered old attic that is my memory I remember that “Stability is possible without freedom, but freedom is not possible without stability.”

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
A call for common sense at the Capitol

This week a legislative committee convened to determine if it would enact public health and safety measures to conduct the 2021 session.