Monthly Archives: June 2012

Daily Update Bear Trap 2 Fire: June 28, 2012

Start date: June 25, 2012 Contact: Jack Conner, Mariah Leuschen, Marilyn Krause New Phone Number: (406) 685-5113 Phone: (406) 548-1174 Cause: Human Caused Location: 20 miles northeast of Ennis, MT along the Madison River. Current Size: Approximately 14,770 Containment: 12% … Continue reading

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Hiker Rescued During Wind Storm

On 06-26-12 at approximately 1256 hours, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office, Search and Rescue, Gallatin Gateway Fire and AMR responded to a report of an adult female hiker with a broken leg on the South Cottonwood trail about 2.7 miles … Continue reading

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11:00 a.m. Bear Trap 2 Fire Update

Hwy 84 from Blacks Ford to Norris is open currently.

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Bear Trap 2 Daily Fire Update

Start date: June 25, 2012 Contact: Mariah Leuschen and Marilyn Krause Phone: (406) 548-1174 Cause: Human Caused Location: 20 miles northeast of Ennis, MT along the Madison River. Current Size: Approximately 3000+ Containment: 0% Resources Assigned: 1 20 person crew, … Continue reading

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Road Closure Updates for the Gallatin Portion of Bear Trap Fire

As of 9:00 p.m. the portions of Norris Road in Gallatin County from Four Corners to Madison River Road is open.  Norris Road (Mt Hwy 84) from Madison River Road to Norris is still closed.  The restrictions on Madison River … Continue reading

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Blacks Ford Fire in Gallatin County Information

(Bozeman, Mont.) Today the Bear Trap Fire was pushed by strong winds into Gallatin County north along the Madison River at Blacks Ford.  Sheriff’s Deputies assisted by MHP, Fish and Game Wardens and USFS Rangers issued evacuation warnings to residents … Continue reading

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Added Patrols are Out to Deter Impaired Driving

  The Fourth of July is one of the deadliest holidays of the year due to alcohol-impaired driving crashes so Gallatin County  Sheriff’s Office will be stepping up traffic patrols to help keep travelers safe.    “Too many people die … Continue reading

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Sheriff/Coroner Identifies Victim of Crash on I-90

(Bozeman, Mont.) The Sheriff’s Office identied the victim of a fatal crash on I-90 at mile post 295 west of Belgrade.  The 911 center was notified of a head on crash at 00:09 a.m. this morning involving a wrong way … Continue reading

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Missing Alzheimers Woman Found and Safe

Sarah Jane Shaw missing since last night has been located by search crews from the air and is OK.

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Sheriff Looking for 82 yr old Alzheimer Woman

For Immediate Relase and Broadcast: 6-26-12 4:15 a.m. Sheriff’s Search and Rescue with Bridger Canyon, Bozeman Fire Depts and Bozeman Police are currently searching for an 82 year old woman suffering from Alzheimers.  She was last seen in the area of … Continue reading

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