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Its Hotter than it Looks

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On Friday, August 10th, 2018, a Gallatin County Sheriff’s Deputy and members from the  Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue at Big Sky responded to a report of two lost hikers  without water from Minnesota on the Sky Rim Trail.  … Continue reading

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Two Rescues Sunday

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Sunday two rescues sent Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Deputies and volunteers to Hyalite and Portal Creek simultaneously. At 4:00 in the afternoon a report of a 67 year old having heart trouble on the Blackmore trail in … Continue reading

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Sheriff’s Office Warns Of More Scams Circulating The Area

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of complaints from citizens regarding various phone scams that are circulating the area. If you have questions about a scam or you receive a call from one of these scammers, please … Continue reading

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Floodplain Program Annual Report

Gallatin County Floodplain Program Annual Report Contact:  Sean O’Callaghan, Gallatin County Planning Department  (406) 582-3136 Download Report

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Yellowstone River Search Update

Since Friday evening, nearly 150 people have participated in the search for James Anderson. Today there have been 13 boat teams, 20 ground crew, 8 dogs, 3 divers, 7 comms, a helicopter, and a drone searching the river from Mayor’s … Continue reading

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Yellowstone River Search and Rescue Event

Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office Captain Jim Anderson was involved in the boat accident that occurred on the Yellowstone River yesterday in Park County. Jim’s wife Angie passed away on the scene. Jim and his daughter were able to make it … Continue reading

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Correction on GCSO Inmate Suicide

On Sunday July 22, 2018, 48-year-old Rodolfo Millan-Calderon committed suicide at the Gallatin County Detention Center. The Bozeman Police Department arrested Millan-Calderon Friday afternoon on a felony warrant from Cascade County Justice Court charging him with five counts of Incest.  … Continue reading

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Sunday Rescue in Gallatin Canyon

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Sunday at 1030 am, Gallatin County Sheriff’s Deputies and Search and Rescue personnel, Gallatin Gateway Fire Department, as well as Reach Air Medical Services, conducted a rescue operation to retrieve a woman who had sustained injuries while … Continue reading

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Double Search and Rescue Calls for Big Sky Friday

(Big Sky, Mont.) Friday morning at 11:21 Gallatin County 911 received a report of an injured hiker on Cinnamon Creek Trail south of Big Sky.  The caller reported his wife found a 27 yr old woman two miles up the … Continue reading

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Prepared Group in Sage Creek Helps Get North Carolina Man to Hospital

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Monday at 8:30 p.m., a Gallatin County Sheriff’s Deputy received a call via two-way radio from a Gallatin County Search and Rescue volunteer reporting that a member of his horseback group was experiencing stroke like symptoms. The … Continue reading

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