Tuesday, July 27, 2021

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 ago

Polson initiates water restrictions within city limits

The city of Polson on Tuesday implemented restrictions regarding the use of outdoor watering within city limits.

Updated 1 day, 5 hours ago
Polson declares water emergency; some shutoffs in effect

The city’s Water and Sewer departments will be turning off water until 10 p.m. Monday for residents of Skyview Lane, Skyline Drive, Mission View, JB Drive and Claffey Drive.

Updated 5 days, 9 hours ago
Montana tribes sue over Indian Education for All compliance

Montana’s 1972 Constitution required all public school students to receive education about Native American culture and heritage.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Man arrested after standoff at Polson trailer court

Lake County dispatch received a call at approximately 6:30 p.m. from a woman claiming to be held against her will.

Updated 1 month ago
Flathead Lake fishing crew captures human remains

The discovery was reported around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Updated 2 months ago
Ronan man killed in head-on crash south of Pablo

The deceased man is Ryan Lefthand, 35, of Ronan, according to a press release from Lake County Sheriff Don Bell.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Authorities identify deceased person found at Big Arm State Park

Miranda "Rosie" Kenmille was last seen in August in Elmo.

Updated 3 months ago
Remains of missing Polson man discovered in Missoula County

Ben J. Griffing, 62, was reported missing Feb. 3.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Crews contain 316-acre brush fire west of Dixon

The wildfire burned 316 acres along the Flathead River 5 miles west of Dixon.

Updated 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Human remains found near base of Mission Mountains

Authorities believe the body is that of 74 -year-old Allen Ray, who was reported missing on Aug. 1, 2020.

Updated 4 months, 1 week ago
Lake County rescinds mask directive

Lake County commissioners voted unanimously to rescind Resolution 20-4, put in place March 17, 2020, which declared a state of emergency in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Multi-agency investigation yields 10 drug arrests in Polson

The Polson Police Department announced a string a drug-related arrests that began with a traffic stop Thursday.

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Dayton woman, daughter among 3 killed in crash east of Kalispell

Three people died in a fiery head-on collision on Montana 35 in the Creston area.

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
MHP trooper shoots fleeing suspect during traffic stop near Ronan

The trooper attempted to stop a vehicle near the intersection of Beaverhead Drive and Eagle Lane.

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Report of plane crash west of Polson was unfounded

Emergency response personnel from Lake and Sanders counties responded to a report Monday morning of a plane crash in the Irvine Flats area west of Polson.