Monthly Archives: July 2014

Fire in Hyalite, Lick Creek Fire, Resources On Scene

Fire in Hyalite, Lick Creek Fire, Resources On Scene Bozeman, MT –The Custer Gallatin National Forests has confirmed one fire in Hyalite, in the vicinity of Lick Creek, north of the trail, Resources are enroute including a full load of … Continue reading

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Fire Districts in Northern Gallatin County Turning Off Burn Permits

Media Release For Immediate Release                  Contact: Kerry O’Connell 7/29/2014 12:00 PM                  Phone: 406-582-2085 Fire Districts in Northern Gallatin County Turning Off Burn Permits Residents in several fire districts in the Gallatin Valley will not be able to activate burn permits … Continue reading

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On July 29, 2014, at approximately 4:24 AM, Sheriff’s Search and Rescue was alerted for an urban search to assist the Bozeman Police Department in looking for an 80 year old male. Bozeman PD had received the report at about 4:00 … Continue reading

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A photo has been added to the Little Bear Drainage Rescue Post

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Little Bear Drainage Rescue

  On July 27, 2014, at 11:27 a.m., The Gallatin County 911 Center received a report of an ATV accident with injuries in the Little Bear Drainage area.  Gallatin County Search and Rescue along with Gallatin Gateway Fire and Summit Air … Continue reading

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SAR Volunteers Rescue Moutain Biker in Leverich

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Sunday a little after noon a 21 year old seasonal employee in the area crashed his mountain bike in Leverich Canyon south of Bozeman. He was 1 to 2 miles up the trail from the parking area … Continue reading

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Rollover Motor Vehicle Crash on Highway 191 at mile marker 40 south of Big Sky

For Immediate Release: On July 16, 2014 at approximately 9:14 am, the Big Sky Fire Department, along with the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office and the Montana Highway Patrol, were dispatched to Highway 191 at mile marker 40 south of Big … Continue reading

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Additional Detail on SAR Activity for the Week

(Gallatin County Mont.) On Friday 07-11-14 at 1832 hours a 50 year-old male from Bozeman called 911 and reported he fell and injured himself, possibly breaking his collarbone, while mountain biking Moody Creek east and north from Stone Creek North of … Continue reading

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It Must Be Summer – Five Search and Rescue Calls in the Last Five Days

(Greater Gallatin County Mont.) Starting Tuesday Deputies and SAR Volunteers have been active with outdoor recreation mishaps.  On Tuesday a 67 year old Bozeman resident was on a hike with other members of the Bozeman Senior Center in Middle Cottonwood Canyon when she … Continue reading

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Victim of Fatal Car Accident Identified

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office Coroner has identified the female victim in the fatal car accident on July 10, 2014, at approximately 09:45 a.m. as 36 year-old Bhu Sullivan. Sullivan’s vehicle was struck in the driver’s side. Sullivan’s five year-old … Continue reading

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