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Updated 1 day, 7 hours ago

Bullock extends stay-at-home order through April 24

Gov. Steve Bullock has extended the stay-at-home order for the state through April 24, including the closure of ...

Updated 3 days, 10 hours ago
Whitefish prohibits guests for lodging facilities, vacation rentals

Whitefish on Sunday became the first city in Montana to prohibit guests from staying at lodging facilities and vacation rentals in response to the COVID-19 p...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Governor issues stay-at-home order beginning Saturday morning

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock on Thursday afternoon issued a stay-at-home order beginning on Saturday, March 28, in an effort to curb the spread of the coronavi...

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Governor extends school closure, requires social distancing

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock on Tuesday afternoon extended the closure of Montana schools through April 10, and also continued other restrictions on businesses...

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in Flathead County

Two people in Flathead County have tested positive for the coronavirus, the Flathead City-County Health Department announced late Friday afternoon.

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Bullock orders K-12 schools to close immediately, recommends limiting public gatherings

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock announced Sunday that all public K-12 schools would close beginning March 16 though March 27.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Law enforcement responds to false report of shooting

The Whitefish Police Department responded to a call Thursday afternoon of someone claiming he had shot and killed a person on Baker Avenue, but officers quic...

Updated 4 weeks ago

The Special Olympics winter games set to be held next week at Whitefish Mountain Resort have been canceled due to concerns around the coronavirus.