- Your Town
Mon, 08/22/2016 - 3:55pm
The more things change, the more those changes echo on into the future. Today, we need to listen more carefully than ever to a voice from the mid-20th century, that of the writer and Western historian, Bernard DeVoto. At the recent GOP convention, the party faithful approved a platform that directs
Thu, 08/18/2016 - 10:10am
(This piece originally appeared in the Dillon Tribune print edition of July 13,2016.) I took a couple of days off earlier this summer to stretch the weekend out in order to enjoy a get-together up at a favorite family gathering place, the old cabin at Pinnacle, not far from Glacier National Park.
Thu, 08/18/2016 - 9:39am
In the Pacific Northwest, treaties with Native Americans — signed in bad faith more than 150 years ago — continue to haunt the federal courts and state governments. Most were made to justify land grabs by newly arriving settlers, and what was guaranteed to the tribes must have seemed