Get Ready For Bozeman's Choice

Angie Ripple  |   Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

Each October since 2014, we’ve asked our readers and the greater Bozeman community to vote in the Bozeman’s Choice Reader’s Poll. We have reached October 2022, and we get to ask you to vote again, and as you put your stamp of…

What's Your Beef? Invaders In The Market

Steve Kirchhoff  |   Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

It might be as important to know “who” as it is to know “how much.”For the past several years, the Bozeman City Commission has struggled mightily to solve the problem of housing unaffordability. Credit is due to them for…

October Cover Artist: Charles Bear

Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

Charles Bear is a celebrated contemporary Western artist whose distinctive watercolor, oil, and ink-based works have been praised by art enthusiasts worldwide. Inspired by books about the West and its Indigenous people, Charles began to draw what he…

Fall Real Estate Happenings

Tim Ford  |   Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

The Gallatin Valley managed to escape most of the summer season without a lot of smoke, but we’ve had some roll through as we approach fall. Overall, though, it was a great summer. As the season starts to change, it’s a good time to…

Bourbon

Sadie Woller  |   Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

As the fall chill starts to creep in, there’s nothing better to warm up with than sipping on some old-fashioned bourbon, especially when it’s paired with modern barbecue. Thankfully, local restaurant owner Jay Thane decided the Bozeman…

Reimagining Brecht with Nervous Theatre

Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

Nervous Theatre is a nomadic theatrical collective with a penchant for adventurous, innovative storytelling. Their high-spirited productions often feature classic works that have been “radically reimagined” by the performers. This group…

Do More of What Makes You Happy: 710 Ashbury Returns to Bozeman

Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

As far as Montana bands go, 710 Ashbury is fast becoming a fan favorite and is on its way to official cult status. The unique lineup is made up of members John Chart - Guitar, John Moore - Keys, Chris Heisel – Bass, and Tim Borsberry - Drums…

Ghosts Walk in Virginia City

Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

It’s October, which means the fall decorations have made an appearance, most of them dealing with the Halloween theme. Halloween now ranks second, just behind Christmas, for the amount of money spent on decorations and other paraphernalia for…

Paranormal Bozeman

Angie Ripple  |   Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

Walking with spirits is something Elies Adams has been aware of since she was just seven years old, when she lived in Fort Benning, Georgia. After school one day, she went home with her friend Rebecca, and the washing machine turned on by itself…

Weather, Light, Seasons

Steve McGann  |   Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

In the course of a day, it is possible to have multiple conversations with various people, from strangers to friends, and speak only of the weather. The subject is current, even immediate; historic, yet in the future; benign or raging, it’s all…

Let’s Expand the Absaroka Beartooth Wilderness

Phil Knight  |   Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

Wilderness areas everywhere are under pressure from climate change, air pollution, extinction, extreme wildfires, invasive species, motor vehicle trespassing, and heavy human use. Let’s set aside as much land as we can, while we can. In Montana and…

Top 10 Montana Ghost Towns

Christopher Dyrland-Marquis  |   Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

Looking for a certified scare or paranormal encounter to spice up your spooky season this October? Exploring some of Montana’s ghost towns can be a great way to seek some thrills while learning about the state’s unique history. If…

Spafford with Sicard Hollow

Sat. Oct. 1st, 2022

Arizona-based jam quartet Spafford will return to Bozeman for their first show at The ELM on Saturday, October 15, 2022. Spafford are known for their astonishing improvisational ability and off-the-cuff extended jams, Spafford paints a picture in…