RSSLife In The Bitterroot

These Poems Need Homes: Going into battle on the gridiron

These Poems Need Homes: Going into battle on the gridiron

To be the best, you have to beat the best...

Saving Ernst: Volunteers work to preserve 22K historical images by renowned Bitterroot photographer

Saving Ernst: Volunteers work to preserve 22K historical images by renowned Bitterroot photographer

HAMILTON – Legendary and prolific Bitterroot Valley photographer Ernst Peterson, born in 1912, had an uncanny knack for capturing the beauty o…

Deer in the crosshairs: Bitterroot study gets underway to learn more about the species

Deer in the crosshairs: Bitterroot study gets underway to learn more about the species

There’s something not quite right when it comes to the Bitterroot Valley’s mule deer herd.

These Poems Need Homes: The downside of being ill

These Poems Need Homes: The downside of being ill

Take two and call me in the morning.

Frozen fishing: Entering doldrums of season, biologist recommends change in ice fishing strategies, locations

Frozen fishing: Entering doldrums of season, biologist recommends change in ice fishing strategies, locations

State fisheries biologist Ladd Knotek has fielded plenty calls from frustrated ice fishermen during the past couple of weeks.

About medicine: Dry eyes can cause health problems, discomfort

About medicine: Dry eyes can cause health problems, discomfort

You should know just how crucial dry eyes are to your health and comfort.

Setting the stage: Missoula Children’s Theatre brings ‘Alladin’ production to Darby

Setting the stage: Missoula Children’s Theatre brings ‘Alladin’ production to Darby

DARBY – Hilary McDowell has traveled the world – performing, teaching and choreographing contemporary dance.

Art with a cause: Hamilton resident uses glass sculptures to benefit conservation efforts

Art with a cause: Hamilton resident uses glass sculptures to benefit conservation efforts

Hamilton resident Kathleen Sheard is a nationally recognized wildlife artist who draws, paints and sculpts glass. Her work is on display acros…

2015 Year in photos

2015 Year in photos

Ravalli Republic reporter Perry Backus shares some of his favorite photos from 2015.

Feature photo: Church hosts live nativity scene

Feature photo: Church hosts live nativity scene

Kade Kearns keeps a tight grip on his walking staff while portraying one of the wise men at a live nativity scene at the Grace Lutheran’s “The…

Challenge your pet with fun activities and games

Challenge your pet with fun activities and games

Question: My border collie, Trevor, is high energy. Other than throwing balls when I come home from work, what can I do to keep him busy?

Dinner delivery: Kiwanis food program to provide Christmas meals for 300 families

Dinner delivery: Kiwanis food program to provide Christmas meals for 300 families

Three-hundred families will have a brighter Christmas thanks to the Bitterroot Kiwanis in their 41st year of making and delivering food boxes.

Navigating the student loan ‘Business’ can be tough

Navigating the student loan ‘Business’ can be tough

Paying for college can be nerve-wracking. Not only are you probably dealing with huge sums of money, but the complex process of making decisio…