books

Hey Hey Paula
The Glacier County Library will be having a Retirement Open House to honor Paula Peterson tomorrow (Wednesday,) Tomorrow's retirement event for Paula will run from 11 to 1 o'clock & you're invited to stop by & wish Paula the best!
Happy Birthday Betty
Earlier today on our "Birthday Calendar," Gary Goodan announced that an actress from one of television's all time great sitcoms is celebrating her 90th birthday today, & it's all part of my musical trivia contest coming up this afternoon (Monday) at 4:30 on P…
R U Ready 4 College
That's PH.d Robert R. Neuman's "College Smart" book that's up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 7:30 on Puffman Sports Trivia. The thing is, "Dr. Bob" uses REAL words in the title & doesn't take the easy way out like I did w…
The Baron Was Larger Than Life
No, no...not the BEER Baron. He's down in Great Falls. I'm blogging about James F. Dougherty, also known as the "Baron of Leiperville, & he was a larger than life sportsman whole hotel, bar & fight arena back in Leiperville, Pennsylvania, was a mecca for boxin…
Story Of A Baseball Club
It's the "Battling Bucs" & its John McCollister's SPECTACULAR read with the foreword by the Pittsburgh Pirate's infamous Kent Tekulve. This coffee table sized book is, "The Bucs! The Story of the Pittsburgh Pirates," from Lyons Press, An imp…
It Was A Company Town
We'll be doing some "Armchair Traveling" this evening (Tuesday) up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby as we continue with the book, "Somers, Montana: The Company Town," during our Tuesday evening Montana History reading at the Heritage...
No Winners Here
No correct answer/winner for my Puffman Sports Trivia question on Saturday morning so Saturday's morning's prize is UP FOR GRABS this afternoon (Monday) on Puffman Musical Trivia! The book I'll be giving away this afternoon at 4:35 is, "Stories From Afield: Adventur…
Wild Things Wild Places
I'm all fired up for Puffman SPORTS Trivia tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 7:30, & thanks to the University of Nebraska Press, I have a cool book up for grabs for the 1st listener who calls in with the correct answer to my sports trivia question. Th...
It’s Still “Somers” Time At The Heritage
We'll be reading MORE on the town of Somers, Montana, up at the Marias Heritage Center during Montana History tonight (Tuesday) & it's fascinating saga for sure. In the early 1900's, the forests around Flathead Lake were primarily western larch, ponderosa pine &a…
Soul Of Wilderness
Meet Tim Rubbert. He's a "Grizzly" kind of guy. Tim is the author the new book that's up for grabs this afternoon (Monday) at 4:35 on Puffman Musical Trivia. The book is, "Hiking Safety in Grizzly Country: More Lessons Learned" from Riverbend Publis…
I’m Living The Olympics
It goes without saying that when your middle name is "Sports," you get all caught up in the Olympic action. That said, I've come up with an Olympics trivia question for tomorrow (Saturday) morning's Puffman Sports Trivia. I'm going to be going all the way back t…
Ostrem’s Back At The Rostrum
My friend & Marias Heritage Center resident Marie Ostrem will be filling in for me tomorrow (Tuesday) evening for Montana History up at the Heritage. Marie will be starting our new book that gives the complete history AND..."The Story Behind The Story" on Som…

Load More Articles