Arts & Culture

Author interviews, food, natural history, poetry, and more from "The Write Question", "The Food Guys", "Field Notes", "Home Ground Radio", "Front Row Center", and "Reflections West".

Bees and wasps are easily irritable in September.
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Hi! I’m Dr. Jamison Starbuck, a naturopathic family physician. I’m here today with health tips for kids about: September bee and wasp stings. Ouch!

A Brioche Tart So Good, It Made Julia Child Cry

Sep 30, 2018

It's good to be a Food Guy, especially when you're Jon Jackson showing up in the kitchen of fellow Food Guy, Greg Patent. As Jon puts it:  "Quite often, he has something on hand he wants me to try." Recently, that something was Nancy Silverton's brioche tart with white secret sauce.

In a place like Gold Fork, sometimes a secret is the only thing that’s really yours.

Ana, Davis, Erik, and Georgie know that best. Bound together by a horrible tragedy from their pasts, they forged a friendship that has lasted through high school. In a town full of weekenders, they all know what it’s like to be dead enders, fated to stay trapped in a tourist destination for the rest of their lives.

Sinsusitis affects a lot of people.
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Drip, drip, drip, drip. A few simple clues will tell you when you’ve got sinusitis.

A nose that drips, some thick liquid dripping down the back of your throat, pressure or pain in your face or a head that feels so, so heavy. Your face and eyes might feel swollen and it might hurt when you bend over. Your voice could sound different, kind of low and rumbly. And you might have bad breath. That would be hard ...

Tess Fahlgren and Sara Aronson preview the upcoming 2018 Montana Book Festival, September 27 -30 in Missoula.