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Frank Lloyd Wright

Crews begin demolition on a historic Frank Lloyd Wright building in Whitefish, MT, Jan. 10, 2018.
Nicky Ouellet

UPDATED: 6:55 PM Wed. 1/10/18

The owner of a building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in Whitefish has moved forward with plans to demolish it after today rejecting an offer to buy it by today's deadline. Developer Mick Ruis has said previously that he planned to demolish the building to make way for a new one if his sale terms could not be met by today.

Frank Lloyd Wright's Lockridge Medical Clinic in Whitefish, MT, built in 1958, is slated for demolition to make way for a new three-storey multi-use facility.
Nicky Ouellet

The owner of a building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in Whitefish has agreed not to demolish it if a buyer can be found by Wednesday. This would be the first usable Wright building to be torn down in more than four decades.