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  • Whitehall Chamber Corner: Unlocking New Opportunities - Highlights from the 10th Annual Chamber Pro Talks

    CHIARA SCHOBER, Whitehall Chamber of Commerce|Jun 12, 2024

    As the Executive Director of the Whitehall Chamber of Commerce, I am thrilled to share my experiences from the 10th Annual Chamber Pro Talks online conference. Established in 2014, this event is a premier gathering for chamber professionals, offering cutting-edge strategies and invaluable networking opportunities. The five-day conference featured 20 dynamic sessions covering essential topics such as workforce development, member retention, non-dues revenue, ambassador programs, young...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 6/12/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutions|Jun 12, 2024

    The Role of Encryption in Data Security As the digital world continues to evolve, the importance of securing data cannot be overstated. In 2023, a staggering 353 million people fell victim to data breaches, with identity theft surpassing 1.1 million incidents and fraud accounting for over 2.5 million reports. Amidst this landscape, encryption emerges as a key component in safeguarding sensitive information. What is Encryption? Encryption is a method of converting data into code to prevent...

  • Black Tie & Blue Jeans Seeking Your Attendance, Auction Donations

    ELIZABETH PULLMAN, Whitehall Chamber of Commerce|Jun 5, 2024

    The Whitehall Chamber of Commerce is excited to invite the entire Whitehall community to the return of our annual Black Tie Blue Jeans (BTBJ) fundraising event! This year's event promises to be a fun, relaxed evening that goes back to basics, celebrating our community in a laid-back, welcoming atmosphere. Whether you wear your finest attire or your favorite pair of jeans, we don't care – we just want you there! BTBJ will return to the Whitehall Community Center on Saturday, June 15, 2024. Doors...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 6/5/2024

    Jun 5, 2024

    The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Cybersecurity As technology continues to evolve, so do the threats we face in the digital realm. One area where this evolution is particularly pronounced is in the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and cybersecurity. Let's explore how AI is shaping the landscape of digital security. AI is a double-edged sword in cybersecurity. On one hand, organizations can leverage AI to strengthen their defenses. Machine learning algorithms can analyze vast...

  • Whitehall Chamber Corner - Celebrating Tourism: MT's Key to Economic Prosperity

    CHIARA SCHOBER, Whitehall Chamber of Commerce|May 29, 2024

    The 2024 Convergence event in Butte, MT, highlighted the importance of tourism to Montana's economic and community development. As the Whitehall Chamber of Commerce Executive Director and Board Member of Gold Junction Presents, Chiara had the privilege of attending this dynamic two-day event, which celebrated National Travel & Tourism Week (#NTTW24) and underscored the pivotal role of tourism in our beautiful state. Hosted by the Montana Chamber of Commerce, Convergence 2024 brought together...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 5/29/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutions|May 29, 2024

    Exploring the World of Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) In today's digital age, privacy and security have become hot topics. As we increasingly rely on the internet for everything from banking to entertainment, safeguarding our online activities has never been more important. One powerful tool in this digital defense arsenal is the Virtual Private Network, commonly known as a VPN. So, what exactly is a VPN? At its core, a VPN is a service that creates a secure, encrypted connection between your d...

  • SB Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available For Montana Small Businesses

    US Small Business Administration|May 22, 2024

    Small nonfarm businesses in 24 Montana counties and neighboring counties in Idaho are now eligible to apply for low‑interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, announced Francisco Sánchez Jr., associate administrator for the Office of Disaster Recovery and Resilience at the Small Business Administration. These loans offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by drought in the following primary counties that began May 1. Primary Montana counties: Cascade, Glacier, Judith Basin, Lewis and Clark, Me...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 5/22/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutions|May 22, 2024

    Choosing the Right Antivirus Software for Your Needs In today's digital age, safeguarding your computer from viruses and malicious software is more important than ever. Choosing the right antivirus software can be overwhelming, with many options available. Here's a straightforward guide to help you make an informed decision. Understand Your Needs: Consider what you need before diving into the sea of antivirus options. Are you protecting a personal computer, a family network, or a small...

  • Star Theatre Trying Something New with Matinees This Week

    May 15, 2024

    Gold Junction Presents (GJP) and the Star Theatre have decided to try out a new schedule this week and see how things go. The matinee will still be held at 2 PM on Sunday, but it will feature last week’s movie Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes—as an IN CASE YOU MISSED IT feature film! So, if a vampire ballerina girl who likes to play with her food (Abigail) isn’t up your alley, or you missed Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes last weekend, come to the Sunday matinee at 2 PM at the Star Theatre. GJP will monitor the success of this sched...

  • Opportunities for Women in the HVAC Industry

    CAREY BURNSIDE, Arctic Heat|May 15, 2024

    Arctic Heat, a local heating and cooling contractor, is working to raise awareness in the trades industry by promoting women in HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning). Business Manager, co-owner, and mechanical contractor Carey Burnside recently became a member of a nationwide organization called Women in HVACR (the R stands for refrigeration, which means low temperature and is different from air conditioning). The organization has over 1,200 members, but Burnside is currently the onl...

  • Tech Question? Get the Answers: 5/15/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutions|May 15, 2024

    The Risks of Public Wi-Fi and How to Stay Safe Public Wi-Fi hotspots offer a convenient lifeline in an era where staying connected is paramount. Whether sipping coffee at your favorite café or waiting at the airport, these networks provide quick internet access. But beneath this convenience lurk unseen dangers, threatening your personal data and online security. Public Wi-Fi networks lack the robust security measures of home or corporate networks. This vulnerability makes them a prime target for...

  • Last Call for 2024 Grad Section

    ELIZABETH PULLMAN, Whitehall Ledger|May 15, 2024

    The WHS Class of 2024 will be graduating in less than a month! BUSINESSES: The Ledger will be putting together its keepsake Graduation Section. Is your business interested in running an ad of congratulations for this section? Please let the Whitehall Ledger know as soon as possible! The deadline for inclusion is May 17, 2024; the graduation section will run in the May 29th edition of the Ledger as well as be handed out at graduation. Congrats ads in this section are priced as follows: • Business card: $40 • Rectangle (3 column x 4”): $75 • 1/4...

  • Scotch Ink: Finding Healing Through Art

    ELIZABETH PULLMAN, Whitehall Ledger|May 8, 2024

    In the heart of Whitehall, a new beacon of creativity and healing has emerged: Scotch Ink Tattoo Studio, located next to The Healing Spot at 13 North Main Street in Suite 2. The shop opened in late 2023 and has steadily been making a great name for itself with its creativity, artistry, and compassion. Behind its doors lies not just a tattoo parlor but a sanctuary where pain is transformed into art and scars are adorned with beauty. Shilo Baker, the founder and artistic soul behind Scotch Ink, ha...

  • Ledger Wrapping Up 2024 Graduation Section

    ELIZABETH PULLMAN, Whitehall Ledger|May 8, 2024

    The WHS Class of 2024 will be graduating in less than a month! BUSINESSES: The Ledger will be putting together its keepsake Graduation Section. Is your business interested in running an ad of congratulations for this section? Please let the Whitehall Ledger know as soon as possible! The deadline for inclusion is May 13, 2024; the graduation section will run in the May 29, 2024 edition of the Ledger as well as be handed out at graduation. Congrats ads in this section are priced as follows: • Business card: $40 • Rectangle (3 column x 4”): $75 ...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 5/8/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutions|May 8, 2024

    Enhancing Home Security with Smart Technology In an age where technology pervades every aspect of our lives, it's no surprise that it's also revolutionizing home security. Gone are the days of relying solely on locks and alarms; today, smart technology offers a comprehensive approach to keeping your home safe and secure. These innovations provide peace of mind at work, on vacation, or simply asleep at night. One of the most significant advancements in home security is the advent of smart...

  • MSU Extension Office: Selecting an Attorney in Montana to Develop an Estate Plan or Administer an Estate (Probate)

    KALEENA MILLER and MARSHA GOETTING, MSU Extension|May 8, 2024

    This article is one in a series of articles focusing on estate and legacy planning. The authors are Kaleena Miller, Madison-Jefferson County Extension Agent, kaleena.miller1@montana.edu, and Marsha Goetting, MSU Extension Family Economics Specialist, marsha.goetting@montana.edu. When selecting an attorney to help you develop your estate plan, you want one who is well-informed about Montana will, trust laws, and other legal tools. You want the attorney to develop an estate plan tailored to your needs by considering your age, health, family,...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 5/1/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutions|May 1, 2024

    Choosing the Right Security Camera System for Your Home or Business In an era of security concerns, selecting the right camera system for your home or business is crucial. With many options available, navigating through the technical jargon can be daunting. However, understanding key factors can simplify the process and ensure you make the right choice to protect your property and loved ones. 1. Determine Your Needs: Before delving into the world of security cameras, assess your requirements....

  • May Chamber After-Hours Hosted by TSS

    May 1, 2024

    The Whitehall Chamber of Commerce will be hosted by Telesystem Services (TSS) for the May Business After Hours on Thursday, May 9th at 6 PM. Stay tuned for more information!...

  • Mercury Street Medical Welcomes Nikki Buck, a New Whitehall Resident & Family Care Practitioner

    ELIZABETH PULLMAN, Whitehall Ledger|May 1, 2024

    Nikki Buck, FNP-C, a new Whitehall resident and the newest addition to the Mercury Street Medical team in Butte, has a smile and a tone of voice that puts you at ease. This is precisely what's needed when dealing with family medicine and reproductive issues. Buck, a family practitioner who started part-time at Mercury Street in February and began seeing patients on the first of April, is originally from Helena. In 2005, she moved to Bozeman. She and her husband have had property in the Radar...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 4/24/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Soutions|Apr 24, 2024

    Maximizing the Life of Your Computer In this digital age, our lives are intertwined with technology; our trusty computers serve as our faithful companions through work, entertainment, and communication. Yet, like all machines, they require care and maintenance to remain reliable and efficient over time. Maximizing the lifespan of your computer hardware is not only cost-effective but also eco-friendly, reducing electronic waste. Here are some tips and tricks to help you extend the life of your...

  • New Town Pump Building Open April 17th

    BILL MCGLADDERY, Town Pump, Inc.|Apr 17, 2024

    Town Pump Convenience Stores has scheduled a new, larger Town Pump Convenience Store and Lucky Lil’s Casino at 426 North Whitehall Road on April 17, 2024. The store will be open 24/7. The new location reflects Town Pump’s ongoing commitment to the Whitehall community, where they have operated for almost six decades. “We are pleased to offer our customers a wider range of products and services at this expanded store,” said Dan Sampson, Town Pump’s Director of Development and Construct...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 4/17/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutions|Apr 17, 2024

    The Rise of Biometric Security Imagine a world where your eyes, fingerprints, or voice become the keys to unlocking your digital life and securing essential places. That’s the promise of biometric security systems, and it’s quickly becoming a reality. These systems use unique body parts - like your fingerprints, eye patterns, or voice - to confirm who you are. Unlike passwords or keys, which can be lost or stolen, your biological traits are nearly impossible for someone else to replicate. It...

  • Whitehall Chamber Corner: A Real Conversation About Burnout

    CHRISTINA METCALF, Frank FJK Kenny|Apr 17, 2024

    Burnout is a severe problem these days. With technology allowing us to be accessible around the clock, some employees feel like they’re never getting a break. As a chamber pro, it’s not just tech that keeps you accessible. Every minute you’re in your town you run the risk of people coming up to you and making you feel like “you’re on the clock.” No wonder you may feel stressed and burned out. But being available or “always on” doesn’t make people feel the most burnout. In this article, we’ll cover two different types of burnout, isolate th...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 4/10/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutioons|Apr 10, 2024

    Safeguarding your wireless network In an era where connectivity is paramount, securing your Wi-Fi network is not just a matter of convenience but a necessity. With the proliferation of smart devices and the increasing dependency on online services, ensuring the integrity of your network has never been more critical. The threat of intruders accessing your network can lead to data breaches, compromised personal information, and even financial loss. To mitigate these risks, implementing robust...

  • Tech Questions? Get the Answers: 4/3/2024

    TIM SCHOBER, White Hat Tech Solutions|Apr 3, 2024

    Understanding Ransomware and How to Prevent It In recent years, ransomware attacks have surged, posing significant threats to individuals, businesses, and organizations worldwide. With cybercriminals constantly evolving their tactics, understanding ransomware and implementing preventive measures have become paramount in safeguarding digital assets and sensitive information. Ransomware is malicious software designed to encrypt files or lock users out of their systems, demanding payment, usually...

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