Saturday, January 28, 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 3 days, 19 hours ago

Shooting in Whitefish leaves one dead

A 32-year-old man is behind bars after he allegedly shot and killed another man Tuesday morning at a U.S. 93 Sou...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
FCS playoffs: Montana State earns No. 4 seed, Griz get in

South Dakota State and Sacramento State earned the top two seeds in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs when the 24-team field was announced Sunday.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Glacier Park may require reservations for Two Medicine, Many Glacier valleys next summer

Glacier National Park will require reservations for the Many Glacier and Two Medicine valleys in the summer of 2023. That’s in addition to the reservation re...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Authorities identify pair found dead in Bigfork home

The Flathead County Sheriff's Office released Friday the names of two people found dead Oct. 28 in their Bigfork home.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Zinke wins Montana's western district U.S. House seat

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Republican Ryan Zinke has prevailed over his Democratic challenger in the race for a newly-drawn Montana U.S. House district.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
The Latest: Local and statewide election results

The latest local and statewide election results

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Standoff near downtown Kalispell ends with arrest

A 45-year-old man is in custody after a standoff with local law enforcement near downtown Kalispell on Monday morning.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Power outages linger for thousands in Flathead Valley

More than 12,000 homes across Northwest Montana were without power Thursday morning as the aftermath of a potent winter storm continued to take its toll on t...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Winter storm causes power outages in Flathead Valley

Northwest Montana’s first significant winter storm of the season delivered slick roads, widespread power outages and school closures Wednesday morning.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Deaths of Bigfork residents investigated as homicides

Authorities are investigating the deaths of a 65-year-old man and 62-year-old woman in Bigfork as homicides.

Updated 3 months ago
Hunter who mistook dog for wolf cited for animal cruelty

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Montana woman was cited for animal cruelty Thursday for shooting and skinning a 6-month-old husky and posting pictures of herself with the animal online bragging that she had shot a youn...

Updated 3 months ago
FBI: Person in custody after 'barricade situation' at base

FORT BELVOIR, Va. (AP) — A person was taken into custody following what authorities described as a "barricade situation" at a U.S. Army base outside the nation's capital, the FBI said in a statement Sunday.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Authorities locate man sought in connection with shooting

Authorities found this morning a man sought following an overnight shooting in Kalispell.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Feds arrest alleged drug dealer in Kalispell, seize thousands of fentanyl pills

Federal prosecutors say authorities seized about 12,000 fentanyl pills during the arrest this week of a Mexican national in Kalispell wanted for allegedly tr...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
1 killed in plane crash into Flathead River

The pilot of a small airplane was killed after the aircraft clipped some power lines and crashed into the Flathead River on Sunday morning, the Federal Aviat...

Updated 4 months ago
Hunter who mistook dog for a wolf is under investigation

KALISPELL (AP) — Montana authorities said Tuesday they were investigating the shooting of a 6-month-old dog by a woman who skinned the animal and posted pictures of herself with the pelt, believing she had killed...