Photograph by TOM BAUER/Missoulian
A shout-out this morning to longtime Missoulian photographer Tom Bauer for his excellent photograph of a Missoula firefighter resuscitating a kitten trapped in a burning house earlier this week.
I’ve said here before how much I appreciate and admire the incredibly talented photographers on our staff at the Missoulian. Their work is [...]
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks wardens, with an assist by NorthWestern Energy crews, catch a black bear as it falls from a tree in downtown Missoula. The resulting photo was photography editor Kurt Wilson’s favorite of 2010. KURT WILSON/Missoulian
Growing up, my family had one never-to-be-broken New Year’s Day tradition.
For good luck.
Pass up the [...]
Missoula County Courthouse, 1910
We’re climbing aboard the Wayback Machine this Sunday, and climbing out in the summer of 1910, as workers put the final touches on the sparkling new Missoula County Courthouse.
The courthouse celebrates its centennial on Monday, so we’re kicking things off with a look back at the building’s lively history by Kim [...]
Western tanager. Photograph by MICHAEL GALLACHER
Years ago, I was at a journalism workshop where the keynote speaker talked about the importance of a local newspaper looking and sounding like its community.
I remind myself of that imperative every day.
“What does it look and sound and feel like to live in Missoula – in western Montana [...]
A white-tailed deer sits in the grass with her three fawns on Friday afternoon after giving birth an hour or two earlier in Ken and Sharee Ballinger’s backyard in the 100 block of Burlington Avenue in Missoula. Sharee Ballinger said the doe, which she had seen in her backyard a week earlier, showed up [...]
Sentinel High School senior Derek Parrott graduates today. Photograph by MICHAEL GALLACHER/Missoulian
We’ve got awesome coverage coming today from Missoula’s three public high school graduations. Reporter Jamie Kelly, photographer Tom Bauer and videographer David Brown will be at all three ceremonies. Jamie will provide live coverage at Twitter.com/Missoulian – so be sure to check in [...]
I love graduations. College. High school. Kindergarten. You name it. They are just so much fun, and so optimistic.
And so it was this morning at the University of Montana, as 3,000 students because Griz alums in a unique outdoor ceremony on the Oval.
Everything went off without a hitch, and with plenty of smiles and whistles [...]
It’s Tax Day 2010, and we’ll have reporters, photographers and a videographers downtown for the big Tea Party rally – and to check in with last-minute tax filers.
You can watch our coverage live on Twitter.com/Missoulian as city editor Gwen Florio provides updates from the protest rally. And reporter Jamie Kelly will provide updates on Missoulian.com, [...]
With his cruiserweight championship fight against Carlos De Leon in 1980 playing on the big screen behind him, Marvin Camel autographs photographs of himself during his boxing days that he later gave away in between bouts. KURT WILSON/Missoulian
We’ve got an awesome Sunday newspaper coming your way, with stories that will surprise you, tug at [...]