If given the option, I’ll always take the Green Olives over the other ones. But they are all good! That’s a great opening line when meeting someone new. I meet a lot of new people on the Radio each day and on the (mostly) daily walks around the block for fresh air. I’ll open the APP and listen in while checking out the neighborhood and sometimes see others questing the same Oxygen refreshment. I’ve been hoofing around often enough that they recognize me and think “That’s the weirdo who talks about Olives”. Sometimes I’ll lead off with “Did you know it takes 5 pounds of Grapes to make One pound of Raisins?” But that’s a story for another time.
Beat the Montana Snow Zone? Put Your Abode in Readiness Mode!
Expect a good ol’ Montana winter. Accept the challenge of putting your abode in readiness mode beforehand, so you don't have to go looking for a Snow shovel when it's 5 degrees out. Where did you put that thing anyway?
Which City Now? Montana Scores Yet Another Top 5 Award!
Data crunchers at SmartAsset who have ranked the best and worst of the 50 state capitols to live in, salute Helena, Montana with a spot in the top 5!
A Montana Tradition! Turner Farms Pumpkin Patch Back Oct. 1st
The return of the Turner Farms Pumpkin patch is one of Missoula's sure signs that fall has arrived. Saturday, October 1st is Opening day, Pumpkintober kicks off at high noon.
Honk the Air Horn! Montana Celebrates Truckers Appreciation Week!
We Celebrate National Truckers Week in Montana. The Montana Trucking Association shared 925 lunches with Truckers who came through the Laurel and Haugan scales.
See These Weekend Events Before Montana WX Chases You Indoors!
Check out these weekend events around the state, and take a quick trip before the Montana weather shuts you down.
Montana We Need to Please Water The Thirsty Trees in Missoula!
Even though Fall is coming to Montana, we need to continue watering trees that shade our streets and homes. It is a Missoula City ordinance that requires property owners to care for adjacent street trees.
Missoula Pop-Up Free Store For BTS Sunday 9/18
This Old Frat House in Missoula is holding its fifth pop-up free store this coming Sunday, September 18th and you can still donate!
5 Missoula Bars That Made It on National TV
The National TV show “Drinking Made Easy” featured a 2012 pub crawl with local favorite Missoula Bars in action. We check back to see how they are doing!
Missoula Driver’s Ed. Schools Have Speed Zones. What Limits?
Activity is buzzing around the schools as students rush to and from class. Buses maneuvering around pedestrians in crosswalks and parents dropping off children in long queues jumping back into traffic lanes of Missoula commuters. All that visual commotion can cause us to miss that little 5-sided school crossing sign that looks like a little building...
Hold onto Your Pencils: Montana Scholarship Contest Rescheduled
Shodair Children's Hospital moves its 4th annual Scholarship Contest from September to May in honor of National Mental Health Awareness Month.
Record-Setting Heat Possible For Griz Season Home Opener?
The Labor Day weekend season opener for the Griz against Northwestern State at Washington Grizzly stadium might be the Hottest Game EVER. There has never been a 100-degree day on September 3rd, if it did that would almost be certain to be a record.
Christmas In Missoula Stores? Jolly Folly Too Early!
I love Christmas time. But I haven’t even had a chance to focus on what stupid questions to ask the Butterball Turkey hotline. Christmas In Missoula Stores? Jolly Folly Too Early!