2008 Highlights

What a year here at Greater Falls! Thanks, everyone, for visiting, leaving comments, and making this so fun. Geese and snow (duh), UFOs, restaurants, media, local business, and even some (gasp!) sports made the front page – let’s take a look back at some of the highlights of 2008:

Burger Master Farewell

Heard that the Burger Master on 10th Avenue South is going to be torn down tomorrow (Wed). Sad. But in its place, we will have a shiny-new Sonic Drive-In. Sonic is OK – not great, but worth having. Click here to see our farewell to Burger Master; we waited in line for one hour and twenty-six minutes on the day before it closed, and it was worth it! A co-worker mentioned today that the too-cool…

Dad Chimes In

Time once again for another installment of Dad Chimes In, a semi-regular series in which my father, a retired Air Force physician in Texas, offers his punny take on a recent Greater Falls entry. Ready? DavidI: I love TENNIS, , as you know. But TENNIS in cow pen area? No NET gain there! Maybe Anna Kournikova and I could have a LOVE MATCH. With that low ceiling you run a risk with a LOB(ectomy), but…

Tennis, Anyone?

Great Falls is not the best place to live if you enjoy playing tennis year-round, as evidenced by this fellow who discovered tennis courts at the ExpoPark fairgrounds: I eyed the cows in the pens and they eyed me. At the other end of the building, I could make out the old white lines of a tennis court – one baseline was right by a metal garage door, one sideline right next to a wall,…

Great Falls Video

Cool – Mark and the gang over at MontanaPictures.net created a video of their visit to downtown Great Falls during the holidays! Thanks for sharing, guys!

Top Ten

Wondering what the top ten online news stories were in 2008 at KRTV.com? Wonder no more. You might be surprised at what landed on the list.

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