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45 homes have been evacuated near the expanding Copper King Fire by Thompson Falls, but a new weather system has made firefighting easier. Fire Information Officer Tom Rhode says that cooler temperatures have helped the new type one management team lay down a lot of new fire line.
Missoula County Public Schools teachers, staff and administrators are preparing for the first day of school, now less than a week away.
Evacuees from the Colorado Gulch Fire were allowed to return home on Tuesday afternoon, and firefighters were able to control the fast-moving fire.
Starry-eyed couples no longer have to wait in line at the Missoula County Courthouse to apply for a marriage license. Now that can apply online.
With the sudden arrival of fire season in Missoula due to the Colorado Gulch Fire, many homeowners who were evacuated were looking at their homes through their rear view mirrors wishing they had prepared a defensible space.
Ads by the Steve Bullock for Governor Campaign continue tout Bullock’s ability to balance the state budget and claim the Governor has managed to leave the state with a $300 million rainy day fund, but the numbers can vary wildly depending on who is doing the counting.
The Missoula County Sheriff's Office Facebook page is stating that families evacuated due to the Colorado Gulch Fire could be allowed to return home late Tuesday afternoon or evening.
The Colorado Gulch Fire has caused evacuations of several homes in the Grant Creek area near Missoula. The fire started Monday evening.
Local law enforcement departments have provided their patrol deputies and officers with gun locks in their vehicles -- to be given when requested, to anyone interested.
A fast moving grass fire that may have started from a power line blown down by the afternoon's strong winds has led to some evacuations in the Grant Creek area.
Chad Earl Williams is on the loose...again.
The 39 year-old Williams, who was the subject of a manhunt and standoff in Bozeman earlier in the summer and was captured by Gallatin County authorities after breaking probation in Missoula, has eluded his jailers yet again.
Montana Insurance Commissioner Monica Lindeen has held two public meetings in the past month for the state's three health insurance companies on the Affordable Care Act Exchange to hear their case for vastly increased rates.
"Bozeman ain't what it used to be" or "Bozeman has totally lost it's way". Often heard from people who weren't necessarily BORN AND RAISED here but have lived here at least 20 years. I'm not exactly sure what that means. Bozeman is different, yes. Bigger, yes. Better? In some ways.
Missoula Authorities Investigate Multiple Drive-By Shootings
Early Sunday evening the Belgrade Police Chief, E.J. Clark released further information regarding the 9-year-old, Greydun Flinn Stockinger, who died after he was shot with a semi-automatic handgun at a Belgrade residence last week.
The United States finished the Rio Games with 121 medals, including 46 gold. Here’s a recap of the final day’s action at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil on Sunday:
Low humidity, higher temperatures and gusty winds are prompting a Red Flag Warning for the Helena and Townsend area through Monday.
Thursday's storm brought quarter-sized hail along with lightning and very strong winds, strong enough to rip up a 60-foot tall blue spruce on Dixon Street, just off Reserve in Missoula.