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Updated 20 hours, 17 minutes ago

Fishing the North Fork of the Flathead from 2 p.m. to midnight is now illegal due to high water temperatures

After more than two weeks of unprecedented heat, Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks has announced “hoot owl” restrict…

Updated 5 days, 20 hours ago
Huckleberry picker shoots, kills attacking grizzly that had three cubs

A man was hospitalized after an encounter with a grizzly bear on Thursday evening approximately 2 miles north of Columbia Falls, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Par…

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Firefighters pounce on fire at Columbia Falls High School

Firefighters quickly quelled a blaze at the Columbia Falls High School Monday night about 7 p.m.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Woman lucky to be alive after tree harpoons her car

Kaitlin Hagadone is counting her lucky stars. On July 1 the Columbia Falls woman was driving home alone from work down Half Moon Road when lightning struck a b…

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Two drown in separate incidents in Glacier National Park; man's body trapped in Avalanche Gorge

Two people drowned in separate incidents Saturday in Glacier National Park. One victim drowned in Avalanche Gorge and the other in Lake McDonald.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Woman injured in fiery wreck on Glacier National Park's Going-to-the Sun Road

A car went off the Going-to-the-Sun Road Wednesday night about 5:40 p.m., struck a tree and caught on fire, Glacier National Park officials said.

Updated 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Pennsylvania woman drowns in Virginia Creek below Virginia Falls in Glacier National Park

A 26-year-old woman drowned Sunday in Virginia Creek in Glacier National Park downstream from Virginia Falls.

Updated 1 month ago
Glacier National Park's Going-to-the-Sun Road opens over Logan Pass to vehicles

Glacier National Park’s Going-to-the-Sun Road is now open for vehicles up and over Logan Pass for the summer season.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Hikers and bikers should be able to go to Logan Pass this weekend

Glacier National Park announced Friday that the full length of the Going-to-the-Sun Road is open to hikers and bikers when crews aren’t working.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Tense moments in Mosquito Flats neighborhood as slope slumps, tipping huge trees over homes

There were some tense moments Tuesday night in the Mosquito Flats neighborhood after a steep slope slumped, tipping several large trees precariously over homes…

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Lower North Fork Road will see dust treatment soon

The lower North Fork Road from just north of Glacier Rim to the Camas Creek entrance to Glacier National Park will see dust control measures this summer.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Glacier National Park plows a little more than halfway through the Big Drift

Glacier National Park plow crews made it a little over halfway through the Big Drift this week and started putting up hundreds of feet of removable guardrails …

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
A perennial problem: Campers stranded at Blankenship

Flathead National Forest spokeswoman Kira Powell said that now that the area is officially closed, the campers will have to leave — when they can.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
A perennial problem: Campers stranded at Blankenship

Flathead National Forest spokeswoman Kira Powell said that now that the area is officially closed, the campers will have to leave — when they can.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Man given life sentence for running over state trooper

Life without parole was the sentence Flathead County District Judge Danni Coffman delivered to Jason Allen Miller Wednesday afternoon in the Lincoln County Cou…