16,000 people are without power in the Flathead area this morning. Here's the outage tracker from Flathead Electric Cooperative
Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Billings convenience store. Sgt. Shane Sheldon said in a press release that the robbery happened Friday at 4:45 a.m. at the Holiday Gas Station, 3226 Rosebud Dr.
Billings: Police said Wednesday night they suspect homicide after they discovered a headless body wrapped in carpet near the intersection of South 32nd Street and Gabel Road in Billings Wednesday night
Police are investigating a crash that left one man injured early Wednesday. Sgt. Bret Becker said the incident happened at about 12:34 a.m. when police received a report of a traffic accident just north of State Avenue and Orchard Lane.
Missoula, Montana shooting at 100 Madison St: no casualities
Thompson Falls: Authorities are looking for the public's help in finding a hunter who has been reported missing in Northwest Montana. The Sanders County Sheriff's Office reports that the hunter, who was last seen in the Plains area, has been missing since Monday
The Polson Fire Department reports that nine dogs died after being caught in a weekend house fire on the 500 block of 10th Avenue. According to Polson Assistant Fire Chief Terry Gembala, the couple escaped the house safely and left a door open in hopes their pets would do the same.
Butte: Police are investigating a shooting that occurred at the Acoma Lounge in Uptown Butte early Sunday morning. No one was injured in the shooting, which occurred at approximately 2 a.m.
Polson: police and the Lake County Sheriff's Office are investigating an unfounded hostage incident that forced schools to lockdown. Polson Police Sergeant George Simpson reports that somebody called 9-1-1 Thursday, claiming to have five hostages inside a Polson home.
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Bozeman firefighters helped rescue a dog stuck in an icy pond. In a post on Facebook, firefighters said the dog, a Golden Retriever named "Finn," fell through Meyers pond just after 8 a.m. in the Valley West neighborhood.
A 44-year-old eastern Montana man is charged with killing his 80-year-old father by shooting him in the eye. Todd Carlisle Fisher of Glendive was charged Tuesday with deliberate homicide. His bail was set at $1 million. He is scheduled to enter a plea on Nov. 28.
A hunter shot and killed a grizzly bear near Pendroy on Saturday after the bear ran towards him and a fellow hunter. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials say that two men were pheasant hunting when a female grizzly bear approached them with three cubs.
The person who died after being shot near Vaughn last week has been identified as Sandy Dennis, 42 years old. Cascade County Sheriff Bob Edwards released the name on Monday afternoon.
Billings: A fire damaged part of the Home Depot store on King Avenue West. The fire was reported at 11:36 p.m. Sunday.
Police in Montana say a man who barricaded himself inside a store that sells firearms and ammunition has been found dead after he was shot in a gunfight with officers. The man died after a 10-hour standoff at a Big Bear Sports Center in Billings.
Billings, Montana shooting at 2618 King Ave W: 1 killed
Missoula: Medics expect a man to be alright after a police officer pulled him from the Clark Fork River. A 911 call came in around 3:15 Friday morning. Officers say a transient saw a man in the Clark Fork River in Missoula west of the Russell Street Bridge and called for help.
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Cascade County Sheriff Bob Edwards said Thursday a woman was shot and killed at a residence near Vaughn during a break-in
The Montana Department of Transportation is warning drivers of a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 90. It is slowing traffic in the eastbound lanes just east of Reserve Street in Missoula.
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Burnt rubble is all that's left of a home south of Victor after fire raced through.
A 21-year-old man from Salmon, Idaho was killed on Monday after his vehicle was struck by an elk that was hit by another vehicle and sent flying into the air.
No injuries have been reported after an early Sunday morning fire at a home in Victor. The Victor Volunteer Fire Department, along with crews from Corvallis, Pinesdale and Stevensville, responded to a home on U.S. Highway 93 just before 2 a.m.
Police and medical personnel responded to a report of a person who was accidentally shot in Great Falls. It happened on Saturday night at a residence near 14th Avenue South and 7th Street South.
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Arcing power lines started a fire Wednesday night at a South Frontage Road property, resulting in the deaths of two horses and the destruction of three buildings, according to the Billings Fire Department. The horses were in a barn at 3508 S. Frontage Road at the time of the fire, Fire Marshal Mike Spini stated in a press release Thursday morning.
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A man was sent to the hospital after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday night. The wreck occurred when a man ran a stop sign heading south on 12th Avenue South, colliding with a westbound vehicle on State Avenue.
Missoula: Authorities say that one person has died in an early Wednesday morning crash on Interstate 90 near Turah.
Billings: police said a man was shot in the back early Monday, but the investigation is moving slowly because the victim is not cooperating with police.
Billings, Montana shooting at 917 N 19th St: 1 injured
Billings: Police said a man was shot in the back early Monday. Sgt. Pat Curry said the shooting was reported at 1:55 a.m. at 917 N. 19th St. where officers found a 35-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the back of his torso. The man was conscious and transported to St. Vincent Healthcare.
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At least two people were taken to the hospital with injuries sustained in a three-vehicle crash near the intersection of North 25th Street and Fourth Avenue North late Saturday night.