Tuesday, June 15, 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 months, 3 weeks ago

Bigfork Schools votes against on-campus mask requirement

Students and staff will no longer be required to mask up on campus at Bigfork Schools starting March 15.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Woods win seat on Bigfork School board

Woods narrowly beats out incumbent Relyea

Updated 3 months ago
Blackfeet leaders vote to open Glacier Park's east entrance

The decision to reopen the entry point, according to a news release, is based on the increased availability of COVID-19 testing and vaccines.

Updated 4 months ago
Gov. Gianforte lifts statewide mask mandate

Some cities and counties are keeping local mask requirements because they think the governor's move was premature.

Updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Bigfork man jailed following armed standoff

Ronald Dean Clackler, 63, is facing pending charges of assault with a weapon, resisting arrest and criminal mischief.

Updated 7 months, 1 week ago
The latest Montana election results

Results as of 6 a.m. Wednesday morning

Updated 9 months ago
COVID-19 cases confirmed at Bigfork middle and high schools

Students test positive for coronavirus, school begins notifying parents

Updated 10 months ago
Firefighters battle remote Swan Mountain Range fire

The Lion Creek Fire was reportedly 75 acres in size as of Tuesday evening.

Updated 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Bigfork man dies after vehicle hits tree

Geremy Madsen, 51, of Bigfork died after his car hit a tree near Ferndale on Saturday.

Updated 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Kalispell woman dies in three-vehicle collision

An 80-year-old Kalispell woman died in a three-vehicle collision Saturday on Montana 82 and Sportsman’s Bridge near Bigfork.

Updated 11 months ago
Motorcyclist dies in collision with deer

A Bigfork man died in a motorcycle crash Thursday night when he collided with a deer near Woods Bay.

Updated 11 months ago
State directive mandates face coverings

HELENA — Montana Gov. Steve Bullock issued a directive Wednesday requiring face coverings at indoor public spaces and at larger outdoor gatherings in countie...

Updated 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Bigfork to offer free COVID-19 testing

A free coronavirus testing clinic is now open to people in the Bigfork area on Tuesdays from 1-6 p.m. Bigfork Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Rebekah King said the clinic is geared toward people who a...

Updated 1 year ago
Fourth of July parade called off

Chamber cites community safety, social distancing concerns as reasons for canceling event

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Bigfork voters OK school levies, Sandry and Kreiman elected to board

Bigfork voters narrowly approved general fund levies for the elementary and high school, according to unofficial results released Wednesday morning.