Friday, June 25, 2021

Breaking News

For the latest breaking news, see below. We'll share breaking news stories as we have them so you're kept up to date at all times.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago

Bus gets stuck in Flathead River at Blankenship

The Forest Service and Flathead County Sheriff’s Department responded to a bus stuck in the Flathead River at th...

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Firefighters battle early morning blaze

Columbia Falls firefighters battled a blaze early Sunday morning near Falcon Lane. An RV and other structures on the sprawling property caught fire. Flames 2...

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Man faces assault charge after allegedly threatening to 'shoot up school'

Kalispell man faces charges of assault and disorderly conduct after he allegedly threatened to “shoot up Columbia Falls Schools” including Glacier Gateway El...

Updated 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Car drives through Super 1 Foods

A person drove their car into the Super 1 Foods store in Columbia Falls Thursday night about 6 p.m., went down the aisles to the back of the store and came b...

Updated 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Body of missing man found near Marias Pass

The body of a man who went missing several weeks ago near Marias Pass has been found. Flathead County Sheriff Brian Heino said Forest Service employees foun...

Updated 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Massive fire at Columbia Falls apartment building

A multiplex apartment building on Fourth Avenue West was ruined by an afternoon fire Sunday in Columbia Falls, but no one was injured.

Updated 11 months, 1 week ago
Man dies after falling off Dragon’s tail in Glacier National Park

A 20-year-old man is dead after he fell from a mountain in Glacier National Park Tuesday evening about 7:30 p.m.

Updated 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Hiker apparently drowns trying to cross Middle Fork of Flathead

A hiker trying to cross the Middle Fork near Essex to go camping has apparently drowned, the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office reports.

Updated 12 months ago
Fire destroys trailer home, vehicles

Columbia Falls firefighters and several other fire companies at this hour were on the scene of a trailer home fire at the North Fork Trailer Park.

Updated 1 year ago
Man charged after alleged stabbing at the Silver Bullet Bar

A Columbia Falls man faces an assault with a weapon charge after he allegedly stabbed another man in the neck at the Silver Bullet Bar.

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Yellowstone National Park announces phased reopening starting May 18

Yellowstone National Park has announced it will reopen two of its Wyoming entrances May 18 and will allow partial day use only inside the park. Gov. Steve Bu...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Glacier Park will open, but not until state reaches Phase III. Superintendent says park should be ready by mid-June

“The park will open this summer,” Glacier National Park superintendent Jeff Mow said in an interview Wednesday.

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Gov. Bullock looks to ramp state up to 60,000 tests per month

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock said he wants to ramp up to 60,000 novel coronavirus tests per month. In addition to testing people who have shown symptoms of cor...

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Glacier Park plows making progress, but park remains closed to public

Glacier National Park plow crews are making progress on plowing the Going-to-the-Sun Road. The goal is to make it to the Loop by week’s end, a park official ...

Updated 1 year, 2 months ago
Another arctic blast expected Friday into Saturday

Another blast of arctic weather will hit the Flathead Valley late Friday into the weekend with cold and snow and lows down to about 10 degrees by Saturday ni...