Sunday, April 18, 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, 5 days ago

Gov. Gianforte tests positive for COVID-19

BOZEMAN (AP) — Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte has continued to show mild systems after testing positive for COVID-1...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Man dead following officer-involved shooting in Kalispell

A man was shot and killed by a Kalispell Police officer Friday night following a disturbance in the area of Cemetery Road and U.S. 93 South in Kalispell.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Crews conduct avalanche mitigation work in Glacier

A contractor for BNSF Railway used a helicopter to drop charges onto several avalanche prone slopes in the John F. Stevens Canyon area of Glacier National Pa...

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Montana relaxes gun restrictions, allows guns on campuses

HELENA (AP) — A bill signed into law Thursday by Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte allows concealed firearms to be carried in most places in the state without a pe...

Updated 2 months ago
Senate votes to acquit Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was acquitted Saturday of inciting the horrific attack on the U.S. Capitol, concluding a historic impeachment trial that spare...

Updated 2 months ago
Montana governor lifts statewide mask mandate

Montana's statewide mask mandate that had been in place since July was lifted Friday by Gov. Greg Gianforte. But some cities and counties are keeping local m...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Man arrested after C-Falls elementary school threat

A local man has been arrested after threatening a local elementary school Tuesday.

Updated 2 months ago
Governor signs liability shield, intends to lift mask rule

Saying he will lift a statewide mask requirement later this week, Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte signed a bill Wednesday intended to protect businesses and heal...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Flathead County getting additional 1,000 vaccine doses

Flathead County received an auxiliary shipment of 1,000 Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines from the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, the Flathea...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Allegiant Air expands California service from GPIA

Allegiant Air is adding twice-weekly service to San Diego from Glacier Park International Airport starting May 28.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Avalanche warning extended for Northwest Montana

An avalanche advisory was extended through Tuesday in the Northwest Montana backcountry as dangerous conditions persist.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Snowmobiler killed in Swan Range avalanche

One snowmobiler was killed in an avalanche while riding in the Swan Range east of Kalispell on Saturday, the Flathead Avalanche Center reported Sunday morning.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Avalanche warning issued for Flathead region

Avalanche experts are warning of precarious conditions across the Northwest Montana backcountry this weekend as a series of winter storms bear down on the re...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Jury finds Polson woman guilty of murder

THOMPSON FALLS – A jury of eight women and four men found Danielle Jeanette Wood, 56, of Polson, guilty of deliberate homicide Friday afternoon in the death ...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Man dies of gunshot injuries during traffic stop near Creston

A man died Monday evening of apparent self-inflicted gunshot injuries following a traffic stop by the Montana Highway Patrol in the area of Montana 35 and Turtle Mountain Road near Creston.

Updated 3 months ago
Outages linger for third day for 2,000 homes

Another 5,000 Flathead Electric Co-op members had power restored Friday morning as crews continue cleanup efforts following an extreme windstorm Wednesday.