Saturday, February 24, 2024

Breaking News

For the latest breaking news, see below. We'll share breaking news stories as we have them so you're kept up to date at all times.

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago

Whitefish Winter Carnival treasure found

The annual Whitefish Winter Carnival Treasure Hunt is over.

Updated 1 year, 4 months ago
Prescribed fire on Big Mountain Monday

The Tally Lake Ranger District is planning to prescribe burn an area directly adjacent to Whitefish Mountain Resort on Monday.

Updated 1 year, 5 months ago
Woman arrested following alleged shooting in Olney

An Olney woman is behind bars for allegedly shooting a man during a disturbance in the community north of Whitefish on Friday, authorities said.

Updated 1 year, 6 months ago
Lake Mary Ronan area evacuated as Elmo Fire moves closer

Three structures have been destroyed in a wildfire that continues to expand its reach west of Flathead Lake.

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
Bodies of two overdue hikers found in GNP; Park announced another hiker fatality Tuesday

The bodies of two men were found in Glacier National Park on Monday morning after the pair were reported overdue from a climb on Dusty Star Mountain on Sunday.

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
Man hits family with pickup, kills 2 with shotgun in East Glacier rampage

A man drove his pickup truck into a family as they walked in a tourist village bordering Glacier National Park and opened fire with a shotgun, killing one man …

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
Full length of Going-to-the-Sun Road opens to vehicles

Matching the latest opening on record, the full length of Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park opened to vehicles Wednesday morning for the 2022 summ…

Updated 1 year, 8 months ago
Boat sinks on Whitefish Lake; no injuries reported

The Whitefish Police Department and Fire Department responded to a report of a capsized boat on Whitefish Lake Monday evening around 7:30 p.m.

Updated 1 year, 8 months ago
Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade; states can ban abortion

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place nearly 50 years in a decision by its conservative …

Updated 1 year, 9 months ago
Whitefish shooter released on own recognizance

The man accused of firing a gun in downtown Whitefish — leaving a bystander injured by a ricochet — has been released on his own recognizance.

Updated 1 year, 9 months ago
Man accused of Whitefish shooting that sent ricochet into bystander

A Rollins man faces a felony criminal endangerment charge after a gun he fired in Whitefish on May 14 left a bystander hospitalized with a wound from a ricochet.

Updated 1 year, 10 months ago
Whitefish man arrested following police chase, standoff

Authorities report that a Whitefish man is behind bars following a police chase and armed standoff Wednesday evening in the Halfmoon area near Columbia Falls.

Updated 1 year, 11 months ago
Water main break on Spokane Avenue

The City of Whitefish released a statement around 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 2 reporting a water main break on Spokane Avenue.

Updated 2 years, 1 month ago
Police arrest suspect following chase near Wisconsin Ave

Whitefish Police assisted in a pursuit of a wanted subject on Tuesday evening around 9 p.m.

Updated 2 years, 2 months ago
Glacier to require tickets for Polebridge entrance, Sun Road corridor next summer

Glacier to require tickets for Polebridge, Sun Road corridor next summer

Updated 2 years, 3 months ago
Davis, Feury retain seats on Council, while voters approve extension for resort tax

Davis, Feury retain seats on Council, while voters approve extension for resort tax