Monday, April 19, 2021

Local News

Need more information regarding today's local news? Here, we'll keep you up to date on everything happening locally today.

Updated 11 hours, 44 minutes ago

Whitefish council mulls fireworks restrictions, parking program

The Whitefish City Council will hold public hearings Monday on a proposal to tighten fireworks restrictions, as ...

Updated 3 days, 11 hours ago
School board elections: Kalispell Public Schools

School elections are May 4 with contested trustee races in several school districts.

Updated 3 days, 21 hours ago
Health officer: Pause on J&J won’t dampen vaccination efforts

Flathead County's health officer says the national pause on Johnson and Johnson doses won’t dampen local vaccine efforts

Updated 3 days, 21 hours ago
Glacier superintendent to start detail in Alaska this month

Glacier National Park Superintendent Jeff Mow will serve as acting director of the park service's Alaska region beginning April 25.

Updated 3 days, 23 hours ago
Whitefish hires new Muldown principal

The Whitefish School Board on Tuesday approved the hiring of a new principal at Muldown Elementary.

Updated 4 days, 2 hours ago
Idaho man dies in motorcycle crash near Kalispell

Idaho man dies in motorcycle crash near Kalispell

Updated 4 days, 2 hours ago
Board recommends denial of outdoor recreation park zoning request

During a lengthy, emotional meeting that began Wednesday night and wrapped up early Thursday morning, the Lake County Planning Board voted unanimously to rec...

Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago
Montana woman tapped to lead federal land agency

President Joe Biden intends to nominate National Wildlife Federation senior adviser and veteran Montana Democrat Tracy Stone-Manning to direct the Bureau of ...

Updated 4 days, 6 hours ago
Man charged with assault in property dispute

A property line dispute has left one local man facing a felony charge after he allegedly pointed a rifle at another man.

Updated 4 days, 6 hours ago
Man accused of threatening infant daughter

A Columbia Falls man is behind bars after he allegedly threatened the life of his infant daughter.

Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago
Real estate inventory plummets in March

The Flathead Valley real estate market has experienced astronomical demand throughout the past year, and the most recent monthly data continue to show stagge...

Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago
Turner keeps Mack Days lead; Guckenberg Sr. boats two tagged lakers

With four weeks in and five left to fish, the Spring Mack Days leader board has changed very little.

Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago
Vaccine appointments available for veterans, spouses and caregivers

All Montana veterans, veteran spouses and caregivers, and CHAMPVA recipients are now eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine from the Montana VA Health Care System.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Judge strikes down initial approval for stalled Montana mine

BILLINGS (AP) — A U.S. judge on Wednesday struck down the government's approval of the first phase of a long-stalled copper and silver mine that would be constructed beneath a northwestern Montana wilderness.

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Glacier to allot 4,600 Sun Road tickets a day

Glacier National Park has clarified some aspects of its upcoming ticketed entry system for the Going-to-the-Sun Road this summer.

Updated 5 days, 1 hour ago
Flathead County tightens lakeshore regulations

In an effort to settle a lawsuit, Flathead County no longer will issue administrative permits for certain lakeshore construction projects under new regulatio...