From Bozeman to HOLLYWOOD: Producer Per Saari

Sat. Apr. 30th, 2011

Per Saari literally stumbled upon what was to be his life’s work two decades ago when he happened upon the set of ‘A River Runs Through It’ here in Bozeman while Robert Redford was filming the 1990’s adaptation of Norman Maclean’s…

Fireworks in Jeopardy?

Sat. Apr. 30th, 2011

Many Bozemanites assume the 4th of July fireworks show is put on by the City of Bozeman. In actuality, the celebration of our Nation’s birthday here in Bozeman is organized in its entirety by the Gallatin Empire Lion’s Club and paid for…

The Magic of the Market

Sat. Apr. 30th, 2011

The process of making soap is magical to me. A delicate balance takes place in combining ingredients to make a bar of soap that is cleansing, healing, and aromatic. The creation of soap can be likened to the creation of a new combination of…

Ryan Day Thompson

Sat. Apr. 30th, 2011

Ryan Day Thompson (BS, Emmaus Bible College; Certificate of Professional Studies in Photography, Rocky Mountain School of Photography) is a father, husband, freelance landscape, wedding, and senior portrait photographer, and adventurer. He is…

S.L.A.M. Call for Artists

Sun. Apr. 24th, 2011

The application for S.L.A.M. is due by May 1. S.L.A.M. (Support Local Artists and Musicians) is a new non-profit in Bozeman dedicated to showcasing the artistic, performing, and musical talents of Montana residents. This two day festival will…

One Book-One Bozeman Announced

Sat. Apr. 23rd, 2011

“Between a Rock and a Hard Place” by Aron Ralston, the inspiration for the film “127 Hours,” has been selected as the Montana State University 2011 freshman summer reading book.  Ralston will speak at the 2011 MSU…

Envision Montana Under-35 Summer Colloquium

Sat. Apr. 23rd, 2011

Aug. 16-22 seeking 25 participants – The Burton K. Wheeler Center for Public Policy is launching a summer colloquium for young professional leaders under 35 years of age with a five-day river expedition where participants will…

Peaks and Potentials: grades 5-7

Sat. Apr. 23rd, 2011

Registration is now open for Montana State University’s Peaks and Potentials program, a week-long enrichment camp offered June 19-24 on the MSU campus. Peaks and Potentials is designed to give high-ability/high-potential students entering…

Youth Leadership Program Application

Tue. Apr. 19th, 2011

Hopa Mountain’s Youth Leadership Program is now accepting applications for 2011 ‘Stepping Up’ Summer Camps for Gallatin and Park County Teens 13-17.  The camp for Park County teens will be held June 20-24, and the Gallatin County teen…

New Veterans Ceremonies Web site

Tue. Apr. 19th, 2011

A Montana State University Native American Studies professor has launched a new Web site that he hopes will help veterans cope with post-traumatic stress disorder through forums that discuss ceremonies. “Strong evidence exists in…

Inaugural 2011 Bogert Farmers’ Market Button

Tue. Apr. 19th, 2011

Start your collection this year with the Inaugural 2011 Bogert Farmers’ Market Button! This is a button that you can purchase for $10 and it gets you 10% off your purchase at participating Vendor Booths…Pre-sale Buttons will be…

Trail Maintenance: HELP

Fri. Apr. 8th, 2011

Mud season is upon us and our community trail system is emerging from the icy grip of winter. We need everyone’s help in assessing any hazards, safety issues, or maintenance needs that may be emerging with the spring thaw. Here are some…

Call for Local Artists

Fri. Apr. 8th, 2011

The Bozeman Public Library Foundation requests submissions from solo and group artists to exhibit in the Atrium Gallery for 2012. The Atrium Gallery will showcase both traditional and innovative contemporary art forms, with each exhibit on…

Annual Recycled Art Show At The Co-op

Fri. Apr. 8th, 2011

Why throw it away when you can “upcyle” it? In honor of Earth Day, the Community Food Co-op presents their annual Recycled Art Show, showcasing 31 creative, beautiful and eccentric pieces handcrafted from scrounged and recycled materials.…

Summer ArtCamps

Fri. Apr. 8th, 2011

Summer ArtCamps @ the Emerson For Grades 3- 5 The Emerson is pleased to present a fun season of Summer ArtCamps for children grades 3-5. The educational one-week camps will be held June 20-24, July 18-22 and August 15-19 and run from 9 am to…

Downtown Parking Study Released

Thu. Apr. 7th, 2011

The City of Bozeman’s downtown district possesses a number of parking resources. These include on-street parking, off-street parking lots, a parking garage, private (business) parking lots and alley parking. The City previously did not have…

Open For Business: Bozeman’s American Legion Post 14

Sat. Apr. 2nd, 2011

Bozeman’s American Legion Post 14 has been in Bozeman nearly a century. Two years ago on March 5th, the Legions building was destroyed in the natural gas explosion on Main Street, but that was not the end of the organization. Meetings…

The Science of Medical Cannabis

Sat. Apr. 2nd, 2011

I could engage readers in my robust Medical Cannabis policy rhetoric for thousands of words, but all I have for you this month is science…The effects produced by Cannabis are reported to have the same quality despite route of…

Medical Marijuana: A Conservative Take

Sat. Apr. 2nd, 2011

Back in 2004, Montana voters were given a choice by Citizens Initiative I-148 to legalize the use of medical marijuana by those suffering from the side effects of chemotherapy, glaucoma, and chronic pain. This was the same election that…

Music On the Move

Sat. Apr. 2nd, 2011

Watch out world, Bozeman High School’s musicians are going places-literally. The music department at Bozeman High School, arguably the best in the state, caters to around 32 percent of Bozeman High students, providing them with a unique and…