News

Classic rock perch: The Eagle soars from here.
Nowhere in Big Sky is there a lit sign reading “On Air”
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As chief engineer for Yellowstone Public Radio, Jim Nichols is responsible for overcoming any technical challenges blocking Big Sky listeners from their favorite NPR programs, like the “Weekend Edition” news show broadcast until recently at 95.9 FM.       On Saturday morning, June 16 and again the... Continue Reading

News

Zach Lupetin and his mates in Dustbowl Revival have been traveling the country on a summer tour, performing unique orchestra-style American roots music. Most concert-goers pay to see shows, but thanks to the Arts Council of Big Sky, fans can catch a performance on the house Aug. 23. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE DUSTBOWL REVIVAL
Eight-piece mini-orchestra The Dustbowl Revival hits Big Sky soon
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Lone Peak Lookout: We read in a recent Facebook post you’ll be bringing some new musical experiments our way. What might that entail? Lead singer,... Continue Reading
Algae blooms on the rise in the Gallatin River
Shannon Sears takes the reins at Big Sky’s only full-time title and escrow office
A look at Big Sky Fire Department’s 2017-18 fiscal year

Sports

76-year-old Merrill Arbuckle has been teaching archery at the Jack Creek Preserve Youth Summer Camp since it began 18 years ago. He’s been practicing the sport for most of his life, and hunting in the Jack Creek area for decades. In fact, the biggest bull elk he ever harvested, came from the area. He said elk numbers declined after the area was clear cut in the 1970’s, but it’s still a great place to hunt. He shot his first elk in 1960, and now has 58 sets of ivories in his collection.
On a warm summer morning off of Jack Creek Road, down a long, winding gravel drive, past several groups of cattle, elk bugles emanated from the woods. The calls mingled with the laughter of children, and it soon became clear elk weren’t actually hanging out nearby—the sounds deep in the forest were... Continue Reading
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