Rodgers and DeChambeau celebrate after winning “The Match” on Tuesday. PHOTO COURTESY STACEY REVERE

Big swings raise big money

Tuesday was a big day for Big Sky. Our community received attention from a national audience tuning into “The Match”. The fourth version of Capital One’s “The Match” took place Tuesday, July 6 at The Reserve golf course at Moonlight Basin.

The mussel problem

Montana has a mussel problem. Last week invasive mussels were found on two boats in Eastern Montana. According to a Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks department press release, this marks boat #38 found carrying invasive mussels.

A Dark Fourth

The past few weeks have held uncertainty regarding the legality of using fireworks, but both counties making up Big Sky concluded on Wednesday, June 30, to ban all fireworks.

Out with a bang

As Fourth of July approaches during this historically hot and dry June, everyone is concerned about fireworks, especially in Big Sky and West Yellowstone.

Working closely with all partners involved in incident response for all types of situations is what makes for effective action. PHOTO COURTESY OF BIG SKY FIRE DEPARTMENT

The first two hours

On June 16, a day before a tree caught fire near the South Fork Loop in Big Sky, Mont., the Big Sky Fire Department (BSFD) in collaboration with the Gallatin County Sheriff ’s Office (GSCO) conducted a tabletop exercise scenario regarding a fire and evacuation in the Jack Creek area.

Austin Samuels, Lone Peak High School graduate and future journalist, has taken on a full time intern position at the Lone Peak Lookout this summer. PHOTO COURTESY AUSTIN SAMUELS

A familiar face, a new role

You may notice a familiar face back in town, but in a whole new role. The Lone Peak Lookout is pleased to welcome Austin Samuels back to our team for the summer. Samuels is pursuing a career in journalism and we are honored to give him some first-hand experience in his home town.


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