Montana Headlines

Air quality alert issued for all of Montana due to wildfire smoke 19 Aug 2018, 10:36 pm

The Montana Department of Environmental Quality issued an air quality alert on Sunday for every county in the state because of high levels of smoke from wildfires in northwest Montana, Washington, Bri. […]

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Sunday morning car chase leads to the arrest of federal fugitive on Billings’ north side 19 Aug 2018, 5:25 pm

What began as a report of a stolen car turned into a vehicle pursuit heading the wrong way down Montana’s busiest street and ended with an arrest of a federal fugitive Sunday morning on Billings’ nort. […]

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Sunday morning car chase leads to the arrest of federal fugitive on Billings’ north side 19 Aug 2018, 5:25 pm

What began as a report of a stolen car turned into a vehicle pursuit heading the wrong way down Montana’s busiest street and ended with an arrest of a federal fugitive Sunday morning on Billings’ nort. […]

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Glacier Park fire grows to nearly 8,000 acres, prompting evacuations and warnings 19 Aug 2018, 4:21 pm

Glacier National Park ordered an evacuation of the Fish Creek Campground Sunday and warned people in Apgar to be ready to leave after the Howe Ridge fire grew to more than 7,800 acres.

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Glacier Park fire grows to nearly 8,000 acres, prompting evacuations and warnings 19 Aug 2018, 4:21 pm

Glacier National Park ordered an evacuation of the Fish Creek Campground Sunday and warned people in Apgar to be ready to leave after the Howe Ridge fire grew to more than 7,800 acres.

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‘It was an inferno’: Lake McDonald residents recall Howe Ridge fire 19 Aug 2018, 12:00 pm

GLACIER NATIONAL PARK — Around 10 p.m. last Saturday night, Randy Harrison got a phone call from his niece, Aidan Myhre. A lightning strike had ignited a forested patch of Howe Ridge above Lake McDo. […]

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For MontanaFair vendors, the week’s success depends on the crowds 19 Aug 2018, 11:30 am

If they set it up, the hope is shoppers will come.

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For MontanaFair vendors, the week’s success depends on the crowds 19 Aug 2018, 11:30 am

If they set it up, the hope is shoppers will come.

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Republicans hold data advantage in Montana midterms 19 Aug 2018, 11:00 am

Even before polling places closed the night of Montana’s special congressional election, the ground team for the Republican National Committee was challenging the press to call the race.

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Fire within 1 mile of Going-to-the-Sun Road; smoke limits aircraft use 19 Aug 2018, 2:30 am

COLUMBIA FALLS — The perimeter of the show-stopping Howe Ridge fire is less than a mile from Going-to-the-Sun Road, according to a map distributed at a community meeting in Columbia Falls Saturday n. […]

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