Tuesday, May 17, 2022

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 5 days, 14 hours ago

Glacier National Park names Roemer new Superintendent

The National Park Service has named David Roemer the new Superintendent of Glacier National Park.

Updated 6 days, 11 hours ago
Standoff in Kalispell ends in arrest

A local man is in custody following an hours-long standoff involving the Kalispell Special Response Team and regional SWAT on Liberty Street on Tuesday.

Updated 1 week ago
Kayaker dies after falling into Yaak River

A 50-year-old Idaho man died after falling out of his kayak on the Yaak River near Troy on Sunday.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Two dead after small plane crashes in West Valley

Multiple Flathead County emergency agencies responded to a deadly airplane crash in the West Valley on Saturday morning.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Whitefish man arrested following police chase, standoff

Authorities report that a Whitefish man is behind bars following a police chase and armed standoff Wednesday evening in the Halfmoon area near Columbia Falls.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Authorities identify victim in Snow Slip Inn shooting

Authorities identified Jeremy McKenzie as the 36-year-old man killed in an alleged shooting at the Snow Slip Inn near Essex on April 16, saying he died after a fight with another man.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Officials ID Swan Lake kayakers who died after capsizing

Officials on Tuesday released the names of two Flathead County residents who died in a kayaking accident in northwestern Montana last week.

Updated 4 weeks ago
Bodies of 2 teenage kayakers recovered in Swan Lake

Search teams have recovered the bodies of two teenagers who went missing after their kayak capsized in a lake in northwestern Montana last week, officials said Monday.

Updated 1 month ago
C-Falls man charged with homicide after shooting victim dies

Prosecutors filed a deliberate homicide charge against Zachary Matthew Maas on Friday after the man he allegedly shot in March succumbed to his injuries in K...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Prescribed burn on Lone Pine State Park today

Fire crews are scheduled to conduct a prescribed burn at Lone Pine State Park on Thursday, April 7 as conditions allow.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Kalispell man charged with attempted deliberate homicide

Kalispell police arrested a local man overnight on an attempted deliberate homicide charge after an assault at a bar on the city's east side left another man...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
8 arrested after search at house owned by Blackfeet chairman

A federal search warrant executed at a residence owned by the chairman of the Blackfeet Tribal Business Council on Thursday led to eight people being taken i...

Updated 2 months ago
Bukacek resigns from Flathead County health board

Dr. Annie Bukacek on Thursday told the Flathead City-County Board of Health that she intends to resign from her position on the board.

Updated 2 months ago
Canada to drop Covid tests for vaccinated visitors

Canada will no longer require a pre-arrival COVID-19 test for vaccinated travelers as of April 1.

Updated 2 months ago
Columbia Falls man charged in Kalispell shooting

A Columbia Falls man has been arrested in connection with an alleged shooting that injured one man in Kalispell over the weekend.