Twenty-seven children were removed from on July 23, and now several former students are coming forward with their stories.
Western Montana News
DNRC reports the first started on Tuesday south of Lower Thompson Lake in the Tornilla Creek drainage.
Power has been restored to the Lolo and Florence areas after an earlier outage.
The Saint Ignatius community is reeling — and the fire department can’t pay for new gear — after a town leader is arrested on embezzlement charges.
Law enforcement continues to investigate the death of a toddler and his parents after a routine traffic stop turned deadly.
The Moss Ranch fire 14 miles southwest of Ronan is the largest wildfire burning in Western Montana.
The fire danger has been raised to “very high” on the Flathead Reservation as our hot and dry weather continues.
A woman who is accused of embezzling over $59,000 from the Saint Ignatius Firefighters Auxiliary Board was arrested on Monday.
Containment has grown to 60% on the 5,310 acre Moss Ranch fire which is 14 miles southwest of Ronan.
It’s believed a body found east of Libby is that of Aiden Salcido, who was reported missing after his parents died in a murder-suicide outside Kalispell.
Cherry growers from around Montana drop off hundreds of pounds of cherries to a warehouse in Polson for inspection.
Hot and dry conditions have prompted officials to raise Missoula County’s fire danger to very high.
The residents and visitors that MTN News talked with say the smoke isn’t stopping them from getting out and about.
Oregon authorities say while a positive identification has not yet been made, the body is believed to be that of Aiden Salcido.
The lightning-caused Moss Ranch Fire burning southwest of Ronan has grown to 5,310 acres.