A great new blog debuted this afternoon on Missoulian.com – “Tennis Talk” – presided over by the Missoulian’s own Bill Speltz.
Bill is a fan, a player, a father of stellar tennis players and – of course – a sportswriter for the Missoulian.
His new blog will provide regular installments on all things tennis, from youth, high [...]
Eighth-grader Claire Hinther reacts to winning the Missoula County Spelling Bee at Hellgate Elementary. Hinther competes in the state spelling bee in Billings Saturday. Photo by TOM BAUER/Missoulian
One of the many pleasures of being editor of the Missoulian is taking part, in a small way, in the Missoula County Spelling Bee each year. Several [...]
Marcus Brauchli, executive editor of the Washington Post, will be in Missoula Friday night to talk about journalism, its “discontents” – and the future.
His presentation – at 7 p.m. Friday in the Music Recital Hall at the University of Montana – is free and open to the public. It is the third installment of the [...]
Be sure to tune in to Missoulian.com tonight at 7 for our live chat from the University of Montana-University of Northern Colorado men’s basketball game.
This is the game of the season – so far – for the Griz. Win tonight and you’ve got the lead in the Big Sky.
So you’ll want to hear the play-by-play [...]
So what do you make of AOL’s purchase of The Huffington Post for $315 million? (Aside from marveling at the $1 million invested in the Huff Post when it was launched in 2005, and its value when the sale was completed late Sunday.)
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong says the deal will push his company squarely into [...]
I love the big blowout front pages that newspapers publish when the home team wins big. Thus this morning’s blogpost with the – Extra! Extra! – cover of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Now that’s something the Internet cannot rival: a full-page “we did it” in your hometown newspaper. It’s about time we had another one [...]
The Missoulian’s Griz and Lady Griz basketball beat writers – Bob Meseroll and Bill Speltz – are on the road this morning with photographer Michael Gallacher, en route to Bozeman for Round 2 of this year’s Griz-Cat games.
In addition to the stories, columns and photographs they’ll have for Sunday’s Missoulian and for Missoulian.com later today, [...]
Photograph by KURT WILSON/Missoulian
Recognize that pothole in the shot Missoulian photography editor Kurt Wilson took this morning?
Have a favorite pothole of your own?
Turns out, it’s a TERRIBLE year for potholes in Missoula. Keila Szpaller has the explanation in tomorrow’s Missoulian.
In the meantime, just for fun – and to brighten our overly gray days of [...]
There’s strong financial news this morning from Lee Enterprises, parent company to the Missoulian and our sister newspapers here in Montana: the Ravalli Republic, Helena Independent Record, Montana Standard and Billings Gazette.
Here’s the news release from the folks at Lee’s HQ in Davenport, Iowa:
DAVENPORT, Iowa (January 18, 2011) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE) reported [...]