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  • City budget passes, Natatorium will close

    City budget passes, Natatorium will close

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:22:23 GMT

    The city commission passed the Great Falls annual $117.9 million city budget on Tuesday, with a lot of discussion on what the future holds. 

    The city commission passed the Great Falls annual $117.9 million city budget on Tuesday, with a lot of discussion on what the future holds. 

  • GFPD needs the public help to find Tamara "Tammy" Goff

    GFPD needs the public help to find Tamara "Tammy" Goff

    Friday, July 20 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-07-20 21:37:44 GMT

    Just an hour ago the Great Falls Police Department issued a community alert for a missing person. The missing person's name is Tamara "Tammy" Goff. She was last seen leaving her residence in the 2100 block of 7th Ave North, in a 2008 black Chevrolet Colorado (MT plate 293204A), on July 12, 2018, at approximately 7am.  Tammy was said to be headed to the south end of Great Falls with her dog “Sadie”, a German Shepherd mix.  If you have any information a...

    Just an hour ago the Great Falls Police Department issued a community alert for a missing person. The missing person's name is Tamara "Tammy" Goff. She was last seen leaving her residence in the 2100 block of 7th Ave North, in a 2008 black Chevrolet Colorado (MT plate 293204A), on July 12, 2018, at approximately 7am.  Tammy was said to be headed to the south end of Great Falls with her dog “Sadie”, a German Shepherd mix.  If you have any information a...

  • Southwestern Montana town evacuated in chemical lab incident

    Southwestern Montana town evacuated in chemical lab incident

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:12:45 GMT

    The small unincorporated community of Norris, near Bozeman, is reopened after authorities evacuated it on Tuesday while explosives were removed from a laboratory. 

    The small unincorporated community of Norris, near Bozeman, is reopened after authorities evacuated it on Tuesday while explosives were removed from a laboratory. 

  • Moving on after four years

    Moving on after four years

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:41:05 GMT
    In July, Browning held a number of events.from the annual North American Indian Days, to the rodeo and Indian Relay Races. But that's not all, it also marked the end of an era. "I obviously have mixed feelings,"said Former Business Tribal Councilman Harry Barnes.  After he served serving the Blackfeet nation for four years, tribal chairman Harry Barnes is passing the torch to the next council.  he says he hopes they will be progressive and put whats best for the ...
    In July, Browning held a number of events.from the annual North American Indian Days, to the rodeo and Indian Relay Races. But that's not all, it also marked the end of an era. "I obviously have mixed feelings,"said Former Business Tribal Councilman Harry Barnes.  After he served serving the Blackfeet nation for four years, tribal chairman Harry Barnes is passing the torch to the next council.  he says he hopes they will be progressive and put whats best for the ...
  • UPDATE: Sheriff releases more information on shooting

    UPDATE: Sheriff releases more information on shooting

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:31:13 GMT

    Sun Prairie, MT - Cascade County Sheriff Bob Edwards has confirmed with KFBB that one person was shot in Sun Prairie on Washington Boulevard. 

    Sun Prairie, MT - Cascade County Sheriff Bob Edwards has confirmed with KFBB that one person was shot in Sun Prairie on Washington Boulevard. 

  • Car chase starts in Sweet Grass County and ends in Park County

    Car chase starts in Sweet Grass County and ends in Park County

    Friday, July 20 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-07-20 05:20:42 GMT

    Montana Highway Patrol Sergeant Joshua Brown confirmed a high speed chase started around 4:30 Thursday afternoon in Sweet Grass County and ultimately ending in Park County.  

    Montana Highway Patrol Sergeant Joshua Brown confirmed a high speed chase started around 4:30 Thursday afternoon in Sweet Grass County and ultimately ending in Park County.  

  • Missing Stevensville woman found

    Missing Stevensville woman found

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:13:22 GMT

    UPDATE: Ravalli County Sheriff Steve Holton says that the missing Stevensville woman was located on Thursday evening by Ravalli Co. Search and Rescue and the Ravalli Co. Sheriff's Office.

    UPDATE: Ravalli County Sheriff Steve Holton says that the missing Stevensville woman was located on Thursday evening by Ravalli Co. Search and Rescue and the Ravalli Co. Sheriff's Office.

  • Flushing acid down the toilet: lab cleanup forces US 287 shutdown and town evacuation

    Flushing acid down the toilet: lab cleanup forces US 287 shutdown and town evacuation

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:40:00 GMT
    Missoula County Explosives Ordinance Disposal Team preparing for action. July 17, 2018. Photo credit: EPAMissoula County Explosives Ordinance Disposal Team preparing for action. July 17, 2018. Photo credit: EPA

    Some of the chemicals at the lab in Norris were so volatile that the risk of transporting them was too great, and experts decided to do a controlled detonation at the site of the lab.

    Some of the chemicals at the lab in Norris were so volatile that the risk of transporting them was too great, and experts decided to do a controlled detonation at the site of the lab.

  • Missing person reported in Flathead County

    Missing person reported in Flathead County

    Friday, July 20 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-07-20 13:33:43 GMT

    Sheriff Chuck Curry says Alex Ruth Beltran was last seen driving her 1998 Light Green Toyota Rav 4, with Montana plate 785019A.

    Sheriff Chuck Curry says Alex Ruth Beltran was last seen driving her 1998 Light Green Toyota Rav 4, with Montana plate 785019A.

  • Home north of Belt goes up in flames

    Home north of Belt goes up in flames

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:50 PM EDT2018-07-20 03:50:27 GMT
    A home north of Belt on Red Coulee Road went up in flames around 8 tonight. The home burnt to the ground with only the frame still standing. Neighbors told KFBB no one was in the home, and it was supposed to go up for auction next week. Belt Rural, Sand Coulee, and Malmstrom AFB all responded to the blaze. We will continue to update you with more information as it becomes available.
    A home north of Belt on Red Coulee Road went up in flames around 8 tonight. The home burnt to the ground with only the frame still standing. Neighbors told KFBB no one was in the home, and it was supposed to go up for auction next week. Belt Rural, Sand Coulee, and Malmstrom AFB all responded to the blaze. We will continue to update you with more information as it becomes available.
  • Illegal campfire extinguished on Wild Horse Island

    Illegal campfire extinguished on Wild Horse Island

    Friday, July 20 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-07-20 17:29:53 GMT
    photo courtesy: Montana FWPphoto courtesy: Montana FWP

    Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks game wardens extinguished an illegal campfire on Wild Horse Island State Park, Thursday. 

    Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks game wardens extinguished an illegal campfire on Wild Horse Island State Park, Thursday. 

  • 7,000 stolen dog tags

    7,000 stolen dog tags

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-07-17 01:17:00 GMT

    GREAT FALLS- For almost two weeks, the Cascade County Sheriff’s Office has been searching for any signs of a stolen military bag taken on the Fourth of July. 

    GREAT FALLS- For almost two weeks, the Cascade County Sheriff’s Office has been searching for any signs of a stolen military bag taken on the Fourth of July. 

  • Possible child left in car near Ulta

    Possible child left in car near Ulta

    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:39 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:39:11 GMT

    Great Falls police confirmed with KFBB numerous first responders went to Ulta for an incident possibly regarding a child in a car this afternoon. However, they could not confirm any more details at this time. We will update you with any new information as it becomes available.

    Great Falls police confirmed with KFBB numerous first responders went to Ulta for an incident possibly regarding a child in a car this afternoon. However, they could not confirm any more details at this time. We will update you with any new information as it becomes available.

  • Rescheduled Augusta rodeo begins

    Rescheduled Augusta rodeo begins

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:54:54 GMT

    AUGUSTA- Rodeo weekend has arrived in Augusta for the second time. The 82nd Augusta American Legion PRCA Rodeo got canceled in June when heavy rains flooded the town.

    AUGUSTA- Rodeo weekend has arrived in Augusta for the second time. The 82nd Augusta American Legion PRCA Rodeo got canceled in June when heavy rains flooded the town.

  • "Badly decomposed" body pulled from Clark Fork River

    "Badly decomposed" body pulled from Clark Fork River

    Friday, July 20 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-07-20 19:56:28 GMT
    Clark Fork on May 18 (file photo)Clark Fork on May 18 (file photo)
    Clark Fork on May 18 (file photo)Clark Fork on May 18 (file photo)

    Law enforcement officials are trying to determine the identity of a body pulled from the Clark Fork river yesterday. 

    Law enforcement officials are trying to determine the identity of a body pulled from the Clark Fork river yesterday. 

  • Gianforte's subcommittee speaks energy development on tribal lands

    Gianforte's subcommittee speaks energy development on tribal lands

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:23:29 GMT
    Tuesday morning Congressmen Greg Gianforte held a hearing on tribal energy resources and how to reduce barriers members face in getting energy development on tribal land. Gianforte stated that tribal lands hold a wealth of untapped energy resources and 30% of America's coal reserve and as much as 20% of known natural gas comes from tribal land. Despite the positive economic benefits tribes can receive from their energy resources. Gianforte said the federal government makes it hard fo...
    Tuesday morning Congressmen Greg Gianforte held a hearing on tribal energy resources and how to reduce barriers members face in getting energy development on tribal land. Gianforte stated that tribal lands hold a wealth of untapped energy resources and 30% of America's coal reserve and as much as 20% of known natural gas comes from tribal land. Despite the positive economic benefits tribes can receive from their energy resources. Gianforte said the federal government makes it hard fo...
  • Street Art with Unique Artists

    Street Art with Unique Artists

    Friday, July 20 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:18:32 GMT
    5 local artists with disabilities were commissioned to brighten up downtown Great Falls with their painting skills.  Taking VSA ( Very Special Artist ) classes at Paris Gibson has taught the students to learn anything from making ceramics to painting.  All of this is thanks to Easter Seals-Goodwill, who aids not only in the artist's classes, bu their lives as well.  Each side of the traffic box that is painted is by a different artist, including the top. I...
    5 local artists with disabilities were commissioned to brighten up downtown Great Falls with their painting skills.  Taking VSA ( Very Special Artist ) classes at Paris Gibson has taught the students to learn anything from making ceramics to painting.  All of this is thanks to Easter Seals-Goodwill, who aids not only in the artist's classes, bu their lives as well.  Each side of the traffic box that is painted is by a different artist, including the top. I...
  • Libby fire burning 1.5 miles away from WR Grace vermiculite mine

    Libby fire burning 1.5 miles away from WR Grace vermiculite mine

    Friday, July 20 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-07-20 19:35:51 GMT
    photo courtesy: John Blodgett, The Western Newsphoto courtesy: John Blodgett, The Western News

    Kootenai National Forest officials say multiple agencies responded Thursday when the fire started. The fire is 1.5 miles away from the former W.R. Grace vermiculite mine, and it's a high priority to keep the fire away from the old mine.

    Kootenai National Forest officials say multiple agencies responded Thursday when the fire started. The fire is 1.5 miles away from the former W.R. Grace vermiculite mine, and it's a high priority to keep the fire away from the old mine.

  • Wednesday Farmers Market canceled

    Wednesday Farmers Market canceled

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:34:38 GMT

    If you're a fan of the Wednesday farmers market in Great Falls, you’re out of luck. The farmers market just discontinued the Wednesday market and will only be hosting on Saturdays permanently. The Great Falls Farmers Market says it is because the Wednesday market only brings in about 20 vendors, while the Saturday one brings in about 130. They said it’s a catch 22, stating that they don't have enough vendors to bring in bigger crowds, and don’t have enough of a cr...

    If you're a fan of the Wednesday farmers market in Great Falls, you’re out of luck. The farmers market just discontinued the Wednesday market and will only be hosting on Saturdays permanently. The Great Falls Farmers Market says it is because the Wednesday market only brings in about 20 vendors, while the Saturday one brings in about 130. They said it’s a catch 22, stating that they don't have enough vendors to bring in bigger crowds, and don’t have enough of a cr...

  • Montana quadriplegic athlete's camper trailer stolen in Utah

    Montana quadriplegic athlete's camper trailer stolen in Utah

    Friday, July 20 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:47:52 GMT
    Stolen camper, left (Joe Stone)Stolen camper, left (Joe Stone)
    Stolen camper, left (Joe Stone)Stolen camper, left (Joe Stone)

    A paraglider and athlete from Missoula reported that his pull-along camper was stolen in Utah. Joe Stone travels around the country competing in triathlons, paragliding and doing outreach for people with disabilities. 

    A paraglider and athlete from Missoula reported that his pull-along camper was stolen in Utah. Joe Stone travels around the country competing in triathlons, paragliding and doing outreach for people with disabilities.