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A MONTANA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS

“Tis the season”! This weekend Stevensville First Friday will be celebrating the Christmas Kick off with may special events planed for the entire weekend.  Get the full itinerary at http://mainstreetstevensville.com/. Events include the lighting of the community tree, parade of lights, trains, trunk show, wagon rides, and of course Santa will be making a special…

HAPPY THANKSGIVING

The Iten Company will be closed on Thursday and Friday so that we may spend time with our families this Thanksgiving.  However we can still be reached by phone if you should need anything. We would like to wish everyone a very Happy and safe Thanksgiving.

CAN THE CATS

The 14th annual Can the Cats Food Drive is almost over. Hurry and bring in your donations, we would hate for the Cats to be victorious again this year!  For those of you not from Montana, the Can the Cats is a food drive that pits Missoula and Bozeman against one another in a friendly competition that takes…

SELVIG WINS HIS 800TH

A big congratulations goes out to University of Montana Lady Griz coach, Robin Selvig as he joined the elite company of Pat Summit, Tara VanDerveer, and Andy Landers becoming the eighth women’s basketball coach to reach 800 career victories!  Lady Griz players both past and present helped their coach celebrate on his special night.  Congrats to Coach Selvig and his…

APPLE DAYS

Don’t forget that the “biggest bake sale under the Big Sky”  will be held this Sat. Oct 5 on the grounds of the Ravalli County Museum.  Last year over 20,000 people attended the annual McIntosh Apple Day.  Come out and enjoy all that the 200 vendors have to offer, along with  live music, games for…

FALL IS IN THE AIR

The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting longer and cooler.   Anglers who have been patiently waiting for the water to cool can now enjoy all that Montana’s rivers and streams have to offer.  That garden that you have been laboring over all summer is in need of harvesting.  And of course, fall brings football!  This weekend in…

EMMA’S HOUSE

Bella Boutique’s Fall Fashion Preview will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2013 from 7:00 to 11:00 PM.  This benefit, helps raise money for Emma’s House Children’s Advocacy Center.  This years event will be held at the First Interstate Building, and will include a prime-rib dinner, entertainment, fashion show, music, and live auction.  Please join…

ARCHERY SEASON

Recreationally, the Bitterroot Valley lies in the heart of all things that make Montana living so sought after.  Tomorrow hundreds of hunters will rise long before the sun, don their lucky camo and set out in the time honored tradition of archery hunting.  I have been told that the most spine tingling, heart pounding sound you will ever…

BACK TO SCHOOL

Well it’s that time of year again! I’m sure you all are excited and maybe a little sad that summer is over, and it is back to school.  This week hundreds of Bitterroot Valley kids will be heading back to school via school bus, car, skateboard or on foot.  Please be on the lookout while…

4H PRIDE & AN 8 SECOND RIDE

The 2013 Ravalli County Fair is in full swing.  Today don’t miss the Little People’s Rodeo and Mutton Busting at 4:00 followed by the NRA Rodeo at 7:00.  Tomorrow will be another action packed day.  The livestock auction is set for 8am, come support all of the 4H participants as they see all of their hard work…