Holistic vs. Wholistic

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

Holistic has become a buzzword in many households, health food stores, supermarkets, gyms, yoga studios, spas, and healing centers. What does it mean to be holistic? Are you taking herbs instead of antibiotics? Are you keeping your diabetes…

You Love Bozeman. Help Us All Thrive

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

Why do you live in Bozeman? Many of us have a similar answer to that question. We love it. Usually it’s because of the snow covered mountains, dense forests, and trout filled rivers that surround us. Often it is because of the sense…

Bozeman Real Estate Report

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

The Real Estate market in Bozeman continues to strengthen, with more clear indicators that prices are actually beginning to rise. The numbers continue to look promising. The median home value for all single family homes in the Bozeman area,…

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Start a Business in Montana

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

I’ve lived through nine recessions in my time and in my estimation there has never been a better time to start a business in Montana than today. That probably flies in the face of everything you read on the front pages of your morning…

Hungry For Bikes: The Bozeman Bike Kitchen

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

Hungry for a bike? Bikes are on the menu at the Bozeman Bike Kitchen. We recommend you begin with an education appetizer served by a bike mechanic mentor. Not interested in an appetizer? Entrées include a bike frame; drivetrain and…

Ranger Rick: Tales From a Former YNP Ranger

by Rick Gale  |  Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

I was teaching at Venado Middle School in Irvine, California when I got a call from Ranger Roger Rudolph. At first, the school secretary thought it was a practical joke but got a hold of me anyway to take the call. “Hello.  This is Rick…

Top 10 Hikes Around Bozeman

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

#1 Hyalite Creek Trail – 11 miles – This hike is for easy to moderate hikers and offers stunning views. Including passing 11 waterfalls!  Definitely one of the most beautiful hikes in the Bozeman area! #2 M Trail – 1.6…

Growing Your Own: The Value of Food Independence

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

People in Montana are often of a very independent mindset. Historically, this was necessary in frontier conditions. This cultural legacy carries through today even with our modern conveniences. And it is to our credit. I have heard some…

Sweet Chili Asian Bistro

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

Lunch at Sweet Chili Asian Bistro in the midst of downtown Bozeman is, simply put, a great dining experience. Located near the corner of Main and Black and right next to Meridian clothing boutique, parking is easy to find either behind the…

I Heart Bogert Farmers’ Market

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

One of my favorite early memories of living in Bozeman involves sitting under a tree beside Bozeman Creek eating locally made goat cheese and jelly atop freshly baked bread surrounded by friends at the Bogert Farmer’s Market. The cheese was…

MSU Leads in Stewardship of Historic Buildings on Bozeman Campus

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

It is rare to find a historic building still serving its intended function. As technologies, work situations and human needs shift, existing structures must often be repurposed in order to survive. The most important part in this process is…

Gallatin Art Crossing Brings Artists to Main Street

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

Upon completion of MSU’s Graphic Design program, Tate Chamberlin had a vision which would later evolve into the Gallatin Art Crossing in downtown Bozeman. “Artists need a good platform to market themselves,” Chamberlin says,…

Chris England

Sat. Jun. 30th, 2012

Chris England and his family moved back to the Bozeman area about a year ago. He had lived in the desert southwest in southern Nevada for the last 10 years. It was in Nevada that he got his first digital camera about seven years ago and has…

New Funding for Women to Receive Free Family Planning Services

Wed. Jun. 20th, 2012

PlanFirst is a Medicaid Program that provides family planning services to eligible women in Montana! You must be 19-44 yrs, not pregnant, have a household income ≤ 200% of the Federal Poverty Level, a Montana resident, a US citizen, and be…