Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office is Seeking Information on Recent Thefts

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s office is asking for assistance in locating suspects involved in recent thefts from storage units and construction sites in the Gallatin County area. It appears that suspects have been targeting storage units and construction sites where … Continue reading

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cancel missing child – found and all ok

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immediate release – missing child in belgrade

Belgrade Police are currently looking for a missing 4 year old described as having thin curly blond hair, grey and blue shirt with a super hero on it and blue wind pants.  missing from the area of Triple Crown Rd … Continue reading

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Rescue in Big Sky

(Big Sky, Mont.) On Saturday, August 16th, 2014 around 1:00 pm, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office, the Big Sky Division of Sheriff’s Search and Rescue, and the Big Sky Fire Department responded to a backcountry rescue in the Big Sky … Continue reading

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Hebgen Lake Search

On 08-18-14 at about 1:35 a.m., the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding a missing autistic 23 year-old male who had apparently walked away from his family’s cabin in the area of the Rainbow Point Campground at Hebgen … Continue reading

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(Gallatin County, Mont.)  On August 13, 2014 at approximately 3:37 PM Gallatin County Dispatch was contacted about a possible Search and Rescue event in the Hyalite area. Three local teenage males had been hiking in the Blackmore Mountain area, had … Continue reading

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Fort Ellis Fire Department Annual Burger Feed

Fort Ellis Fire Department Media Release The Fort Ellis Fire Department will hold its annual burger feed on Thursday, August 14, 5:00 – 7:00 PM at the Fort Ellis Fire Station, 3725 Bozeman Trail Road.  Burgers and all the fixings … Continue reading

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Sheriff Gootkin Announces Staffing Analysis

  Members of the National Sheriff’s Association are here this week conducting a staffing analysis of the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office.  The request was made by Sheriff Gootkin and the Commission budgeted money for the analysis.  If you are interested … Continue reading

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Sunday was Bad Day for Ankles in the Gallatin Backcountry

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On Sunday August 10, 2014 Sheriff’s Search and Rescue units were sent to South Cottonwood Canyon South of Bozeman to rescue an injured mountain biker.  The call came in about noon. The Bozeman woman in her 40’s … Continue reading

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Lava Lake Fire 100% Contained – Trails Re-open

Media Contact: Marna Daley: 406-570-5526 Immediate Release: August 8, 2014 Custer Gallatin National Forests 10 E Babcock, Bozeman, MT 59715 Web: www.fs.usda.gov/gallatin or www.fs.usda.gov/custer www.inciweb.nwcg.gov Lava Lake Fire 100% Contained – Trails Re-open Bozeman, MT – Crews made considerable progress … Continue reading

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