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Oasis of Life Found on Floor of Yellowstone Lake

Monday Sep. 27

Montana State University researchers have discovered a rare oasis of life in the midst of hundreds of geothermal vents at the bottom of Yellowstone Lake. A colony of moss, worms and various forms of shrimp flourishes in an area where the…

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Grand Theft Bicycle

Wednesday Sep. 8

Bozeman, Montana. Small town, friendly people, very little crime and an abundance of generosity. Who would ever think their possessions would be in danger of getting stolen? After all, can’t a person still be hung for horse theft in…

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Henry T.P. Comstock

Wednesday Sep. 8

Mike Comstock For those that payed attention in US History in high school, one might remember the story of the Comstock Lode silver mines in Nevada. The Lode was located in the towns of Virginia City and Nevada City, about a dozen miles east…

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Taking Time: Opening up about Cancer

Wednesday Sep. 8

Cancer is hard. Coping and dealing with cancer all alone is beyond hard. Although talking about it may not be easy at first, most people find that sharing their thoughts and feelings helps them deal with their cancer. Keep these thoughts in…

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Food For Thought

Wednesday Sep. 8

Tanda Cook This delightful specialty deli, located at 270 West Kagy, is a place you won’t want to miss, whether you’re a local or just here passing through. Local owner and Registered Dietitian, Emily Ryan, has built Food For…

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Laugh and The World Laughs With You

Wednesday Sep. 8

Robert Worobec OK, let’s start with a joke: What did the Zen Buddhist say to the hot dog vendor? Make me one with everything. Cymbal crash, badda-bing, badda-boom! If you’ve ever suffered through watching a comedy video that all of your…

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Kathy Burk

Friday Sep. 3

Kathy Burk first explored the fine arts in Salt Lake City, Utah, where she grew up with her father, an electrical engineer, and her mother, an acrylic and quilting artist. She attended University of Utah, Arizona State University, and…

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What Exactly is Sustainable Growth?

Wednesday Aug. 4

Bill Stoddart Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.  ~Goethe There is a bit of a paradox in thinking endless growth can be sustainable. After all, the idea of something growing forever suggests it will…

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Tenants Rights: You Can Have a Voice

Wednesday Aug. 4

Susan Floerchinger, Tenant Advocate It is beyond me how the owner’s of a certain tax-credit, federally subsidized, Multifamily Elderly/Disabled apartment building continues to escape punishment for allowing their building here in Bozeman to…

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Home Improvement Credits & Rebates

Wednesday Aug. 4

Tim Ford Even though the homebuyer tax credit has expired, there are still a lot of great tax credits and rebates available for home improvement projects. For someone that has considered increasing the efficiency of their home, this is a…

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We Strip! Blasting Technologies

Wednesday Aug. 4

We Strip! Have you seen those two words on trucks, cars, hoodies, license plates and t-shirts? I just had to find out who is stripping! It’s Blasting Technologies, Inc. located at 8264 Huffine Lane, Bozeman, MT. I asked a guy getting out of…

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A Night at The Mint

Wednesday Aug. 4

Tanda Cook Don’t be fooled by its dark tinted windows, this wonderfully bright lit restaurant is located at 27 East Main Street in downtown Belgrade. The Mint opened in 1904, and has been locally owned and operated for over a hundred years.…

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MOR Children’s Discovery Center

Wednesday Aug. 4

Julia Daigle On July 1st of this year The Museum of the Rockies premiered a new permanent exhibit, The Children’s Discovery Center. Inspiring visitors to explore the rich, natural, and cultural history of America’s Northern Rocky…

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Nick Mask

Monday Aug. 2

Nick Mask was born in Georgia where he earned a B.A. in Fine Art at Berry College in 2003. Upon graduation he relocated to Bozeman, MT and has been living among us for the past 7 years. His work has been represented by Artifacts Gallery of…

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VP Uses Big Sky Resort as Basecamp to YNP

Tuesday Jul. 27

Photo: Kevin Daily For the second summer in a row, Big Sky Resort received a phone call from the White House for a place to stay and play while visiting Yellowstone National Park.   Vice President Joe Biden and his family stayed at the…

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Preparing for the Ride

Tuesday Jul. 6

Brian Menkhaus The trails are finally drying up, beckoning riders to set out upon another season of muscle-straining, shin-smashing, dirt-eating thrills. The self-imposed pains are a small price to pay for the joys and adventures found on two…

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Dealing With Hair Loss During Cancer

Tuesday Jul. 6

Becky Franks, Executive Director When people get diagnosed with cancer, they are thrown into a world of fear, anxiety, worry and the unknown. There are treatment decisions to be made that will hopefully make the cancer go away with limited…

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Opinion: No, actual care

Tuesday Jul. 6

Rachel Weaver All the talk recently of health care reform has got me thinking. There’s that old saying, repeated when matters look grim, “Well, at least you have your health!” And the afflicted nods grimly, knowing that complaining to…

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Good Grief

Tuesday Jul. 6

Do you believe we can adjust our attitudes to live our lives in a natural, healthy way? If you answered yes, or are merely intrigued with the idea, let’s consider one crucial element that always seems to get shortchanged in our attitude…

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