Wednesday, November 29, 2023

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, 1 day ago

Two survive plane crash in Hungry Horse Reservoir

Two people survived a plane crash in the Hungry Horse Reservoir Saturday.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Wildcats lose heartbreaker to Dillon in OT

Coaches, players and fans often use the cliche “hard fought battle,” but this game was all of that and more.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Hearing officer upholds Flathead Conservation District's authority in Glacier Park inholder case. District, in turn, orders house removed by April 1

Flathead Conservation District Hearing Officer Laurie Zeller Monday found that the Flathead Conservation District has jurisdiction over a house the board claim…

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Glacier eases back on reservation requirements in 2024; Sun Road access from St. Mary will be available without reservation

Glacier National Park announced Thursday that it has made changes to the reservation system for the Going-to-the-Sun Road and other road access to the park for…

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Unofficial city election results

Here's the unofficial Columbia Falls city election results. Top three gain seats.

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Judge keeps bond at $100,000 in hit and run death in Martin City

Christopher Gilham’s voice broke as he remembered watching Kenneth James Floyd’s pickup truck run over his wife, Kimberly Gilham, on June 18 and drive off into…

Updated 4 weeks ago
Sorensen, a historian and man of the woods and water, dies at 78

There were few people that knew Glacier National Park and the Bob Marshall Wilderness better than Stu Sorensen.

Updated 1 month ago
Glacier Park weekend road update: East side roads reopen

After a snowy week in Glacier National Park some roads that were closed due to the white stuff have since reopened.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
This might be the last weekend this season to hike Glacier Park's high country, as snow expected

This might be the last weekend for hiking high elevation areas in Glacier, as widespread snow is expected by the middle of next week. Terrain above 6,000 feet…

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Man charged in Martin City hit and run that killed ex-wife

Authorities on Wednesday arrested a Columbia Falls man who prosecutors say ran over his ex-wife in Martin City last June and then fled the scene.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Glacier's Logan Pass reopens to vehicles

Glacier National Park's Logan Pass reopened to vehicle traffic late Tuesday.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Woman attacked by bear up the North Fork Sunday

North Fork residents are reporting a bear mauling at the Trail Creek “bubbleups” on Sunday.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Congress reaches budget deal; Glacier Park will remain open

Visitors will be able to go to Glacier National Park on Sunday, as Congress reached a deal on funding the federal government for another 45 days late Saturday,…

Updated 2 months ago
Weather closes vehicle access to Glacier's Logan Pass

Glacier National Park announced late Thursday that the Going-to-the-Sun Road is closed between Avalanche Creek and Jackson Glacier Overlook to motor vehicles b…

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Road rage incident ends in arrest

A 29-year-old is behind bars after an apparent road rage incident in Columbia Falls over the weekend that allegedly nearly ended in gunfire.