Hotels

States buy hotels to provide short- and long-term housing for wildfire survivors

The climate crisis is already worsen the housing crisis. Last year, wildfires burned and damaged approximately 17,700 structures in the United States. It was one of the most destructive seasons on record, and frightening, part of an upward trend. Forest fires are already contribute to the housing shortage in California and Oregon. Texas, Washington and […]

Hotels

Flathead hotels break June occupancy records

Traditional Flathead Valley hotels and other accommodations have been crowded this season despite a shortage of staff to clean rooms and attend to guests – and despite the proliferation of short-term rentals, which also book at record rates. “We are living in a banner year,” said Dylan Boyle, executive director of the Whitefish Convention and […]