Two Montana Towns Have The Most Overpriced Homes In America
For Many Montanans Housing Is Becoming Unaffordable. Affordable housing right now is at its lowest point of affordability since 1984. There are lots of factors at play in this, from low incomes and high interest rates to a low supply of houses, all of which make this the worst time to buy a house.
The Best Beers In Montana Have Been Announced
The inaugural Montana Beer Awards has concluded, revealing the recipients of gold, silver, and bronze medals across 19 categories. A panel of over twenty certified beer judges, professional brewers, and industry experts undertook the task of selecting the winners. The judging process involved rigorous evaluation to determine the top performers...
Local Event: 2024 Ducks Unlimited Banquet at Helena's Civic Center Ballroom
Helena Ducks Unlimited Banquet Friday, March 1, 2024 at 5:30 PM When Friday, March 01, 2024 | 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM Location Civic Center Ballroom, 340 Neill Ave, Helena MT, 59601, View MapVisit here for more details.
One of Montana’s Most Popular Dive Bars Will Close Down
One of the most iconic dive bars will be closing its doors, and it's a piece of Montana history going away. Many Montanans will head to their favorite bar to relax and have an adult beverage after a long day or week at work. Most folks will avoid upscale bars for their prices or college spots to ditch the rowdy crowd.
Bengals top Bulldog girls at West AAs
Helena High was the bigger team and the Bengals impressed that on Butte High while dealing the Bulldogs a 42-37 loss on Thursday evening in the opening round of the Western AA Divisional high school girls’ basketball tournament at the Butte Civic Center. “It was superphysical,” Butte High head...
St. Peter's Health prescriptions partially impacted by national cyber attack
St. Peter’s health has taken steps to protect its pharmacy from being seriously impacted by a national cyber-attack on an e-prescribing system.
Montana’s Most Iconic Eatery: Among America’s Best Restaurants
I don't know what it is about Food Network, but it is almost worse than the Discovery Channel. Why? Do you remember, long before streaming, when we would flip through all the channels on TV? Do you remember flipping to Discovery Channel and (no matter what the topic of the show was) would find yourself watching for hours?
Bryant Elementary students go to Helena College
Bryant Elementary is right across the road from Helena College. Two groups of differently aged students, learning very different things. Or so you would think.
Helena City Commission puts safety levy, new fire station to voters
HELENA, Mont. — The Helena City Commission voted unanimously Monday night to add a safety levy and a 20-year bond onto the June 4 ballot to pay for new emergency services personnel and a third fire station. Both Helena fire and police departments need to add staff to keep...
Western AA girls: Big Sky, Capital, Helena, Hellgate march on to semis
BUTTE — Missoula Big Sky and Helena Capital were the first teams to move on Thursday at the Western AA girls divisional basketball tournament at the Civic Center. Big Sky beat Kalispell Flathead 52-42 while Capital ran past Missoula Sentinel 56-33 to secure spots in Friday's semifinal round. Recent...
Free film workshop open to Broadwater County children
The MAPS Media Institute in partnership with STOKE Montana is hosting a two-day film workshop in Townsend primarily for Broadwater County and Townsend kids.
Bozeman's Kellen Harrison commits to Carroll basketball
HELENA — Kellen Harrison had a choice to make, and at the end of the day, it wasn’t a difficult one. One was going to get Harrison’s talent, his Montana Gatorade Player of the Year-caliber talent, at the collegiate level. On Sunday, with a phone call to...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.11 and $3.26 in Helena as of 2024-02-28. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.294, a week ago the price is $3.274 , according to AAA.
Sidelines with Synness: Catching up Justin Jenks, Aidan Reed, Reese Esponda, and more
HELENA — This week, Sidelines catches up with a trio of college tracksters, our local gymnastics and free skiing phenoms, a former state champion cross country champion, and a few of the men's top bowling scores. Justin Jenks, a Colorado State University-Pueblo senior, is one of three Capital High...
Experience the Flavors of Helena: Top 5 Must-Try Pizzas
In this article, we explore five exceptional pizzerias in Helena. Have you had the pleasure of tasting their pizzas yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
A Helena dining staple stays in the family
Each of our state’s communities has unique food spots that have become institutions over the decades. Old-timers may remember when these establishments first opened their doors. As far as young people go, these eateries and taverns are so embedded in their town’s fabric that they can’t imagine life without them.
Playing their best at the right time, Helena Capital girls look to keep it rolling at divisionals
HELENA — The Helena Capital girls basketball team is one of the hottest in the Western AA heading into this week's divisional tournament in Butte. Though the Bruins' overall record is 9-9 but they've flipped the switch just at the right time with a four-game winning streak. "They are...
Join the Upcoming Helena Citizen Council Meeting on February 28th, 2024 - In-Person or Virtually
The Helena Citizen Council (HCC) conducts monthly meetings. They typically occur on the fourth Wednesday of each month, from 7-9PM. The meetings are held in room 326 of the City County Building. Alternatively, they can be attended virtually via Zoom. The council discusses city-related activities, initiatives, and recommendations.
Helena Open Lands Continues Slash Pile Burning on Mount Ascension on Feb. 27
HELENA, Mont. – The City of Helena Open Lands division will continue burning slash piles on Mount Ascension this Tuesday (Feb. 27), thanks to favorable weather conditions. The burning will take place between the Aftershock and Archery Range Trails. People will be able to access area trails while the burning takes place.Visit here for more details.
Helena Public Schools announce new career program for 6th graders
Helena Public Schools (HPS) announced a new program heading to its middle schools next month. It's named the "6th Grade Career Exploration" experience.