On July 23, Yellowstone National Park hosted local press organizations to review and summarize information related to the huge YNP fires that occurred 30 years ago this summer.
The Spanish Peaks Mountain Club maintains two storage ponds for reclaimed water that are critical to the function of Big Sky’s sewer system. One of them—known as the Hole 10 Pond—has experienced some minor odor problems caused by anoxic water.
Anoxic means it is depleted of dissolved oxygen.
On Thursday, Aug. 2, at approximately 10:45 p.m., Glacier National Park rangers apprehended Raymond Reinke, age 55, from Pendleton, Ore. Reinke was wanted following an incident earlier this week at Yellowstone National Park when he was captured on video harassing a bison.
This little bird made his or her leap into the world at the Big Sky Community Park disc golf course as players finished up a hole. The fledgling was confused for a pine cone until it started hopping away, off the course and into the safety of the long grass.
As soon as 15-year-old Hannah Dreisbach learned she’d be traveling to Brazil as part of the Rotary Club Youth Exchange Program, she knew she wanted to hold a sloth.
Scavenger, a local heavy metal band, got heads banging at Choppers on Thursday, July 26 after Americana duo Shovels & Ropes played Music in the Mountains. Many people hear the terms “screamo” or “heavy metal” and immediately search elsewhere for musical entertainment.
Custer Gallatin National Forest just announced a community meeting scheduled for Monday, Aug. 6, at 7 p.m. at the Community Protestant Church, 505 N. Electric St., in West Yellowstone.
Fire managers will give a short overview and update of the Bacon Rind Fire.
Rooted in triple-stacked harmonies, southern storytelling and cosmic country twang, Cordovas create its own version of American roots-rock on the band’s most recent album, “That Santa Fe Channel.”
When one thinks of community trash cleanups, the words Philadelphia and clothing company don’t readily come to mind. But on Monday, July 16, United by Blue—an eco-conscious apparel company based in Philly—made a stop in Big Sky during a two-month journey across the U.S. cleaning up waterways along the way.
Karen Crawford (known by her many loving nicknames: “Grandma Kay,” “Ethel” and “KK”) passed away of natural causes with her husband and daughters by her side on June 26, 2018. She went peacefully at home looking out onto the golf course where she built her life.