The Missoula County Commissioners have signed an emergency proclamation as a precaution to the high fire danger in the area.
Construction crews still have a number of tasks to complete before the passageway is safe for use.
Authorities report that Mia Hoffman-Cluchey, 24, was found safe on Wednesday night.
Some crews are being released as containment on the Moss Ranch fire southwest of Ronan has reached 80%.
Crews are continuing to deal with obstacles as they attack the Beeskove fire burning in the Rattlesnake National Recreation Area.
Power has been restored to the Lolo and Florence areas after an earlier outage.
Ballet Beyond Borders is taking some 50 local Montana dancers to Los Angeles next week to take part in an international competition.
This year’s Missoula Police Department bike auction was held entirely online in hopes of drawing more bids.
The Missoula County Airport Authority will consider naming the terminal after Jeannette Rankin, a former lawmaker from Missoula who was the first woman ever elected to Congress.
Judge Ed McLean rejected Markus Kaarma’s latest legal moves in Missoula County District Court.
The Beeskove fire burning in the Rattlesnake National Recreation Area north of Missoula has grown to 211 acres.
State wildlife officials say they’ve figured out what’s caused a section of the Blackfoot River to recently change color.
Missoula County saw 720 cases related to domestic violence over the past year and 513 cases of stalking, or violating an order of protection, according to recent data.
There are six-to-eight bears feeding off the garbage in Lolo and state wildlife officials say that’s not happening anywhere else in the Missoula Valley.
The Missoula County commissioners have implemented an ordinance banning overnight camping at the Missoula Development Park.