Town Center on build-out, connectivity and a legacy of community
The Town Center taking shape right now has been decades in the making, according to Ryan Hamilton, project manager of Big Sky Town Center, who works with the Simkins family. “In those early documents, I remember reading that we projected it would be a 20 year project. Well, now we are 22 years in... Continue Reading


Andre Block Sr. and Jonathan Williams on their Unity Ride from New Orleans to Toronto. PHOTO COURTESY UNITY RIDE
A liberal, a conservative and some bicycles
Two men – one Black and one White; one more liberal and one a staunch conservative are crossing bridges together, logging miles on bicycles all while hashing out complex and often controversial political opinions. And it all started over a couple of beers in a Tennessee tavern. That meeting launched an unexpected friendship between Jonathan Williams and Andre Block Sr. Five years later, they have crossed the nation together three times and covered thousands of miles, with both on two wheels. The first tour was Oceanside, Calif. to Washington,... Continue Reading
Gov. Steve Bullock urges cooperation and local enforcement
The peaceful Madison River hides dangers beneath the surface
Years of building and soccer is firmly entrenched in Big Sky life


“It’s really worked here. Since I’ve been here, we’ve increased the amount of kids who eat lunch [at school] from about 20% to 70%,” Hurlbut said of the school food program. This photo is of this year’s runner-up local lunch. PHOTO COURTESY OF LINDSIE HURLBUT
And remind them why it matters
Montana No Kid Hungry has hosted the Montana School Eats Photo Contest since 2017. “The broader purpose behind it is really to celebrate and recognize school nutrition teams,” Jenny Martini, storytelling and communications creator with Montana No Kid Hungry, explained... Continue Reading


The Lady Big Horns line-up to face the Twin Bridges Lady Falcons. PHOTO COURTESY KARA BLODGETT
The Lady Big Horns have rarely been taken to four games in a match this season. With momentum clearly on the Lady Big Horns side for the first two games, the Twin Bridges Lady Falcons rallied for the third. The Lady Big Horns found their resolve and clinched the fourth game for the win thanks to... Continue Reading

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