Monthly Archives: December 2014

Ice Jam on Gallatin River near Big Sky

Media Release:  141231-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 599-7881 Ice Jam on Gallatin River near Big Sky Big Sky, MT – An ice jam has developed on the Gallatin River in the area of US191 and Lone Mountain Trail (MT64/ Spur … Continue reading

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(Gallatin County, Mont.). Friday at 1:40 p.m. it was reported to Bridger Bowl ski patrol that a 13 year old male from Livingston had skied out of bounds and was missing. He was last seen coming off Schlasman’s lift and … Continue reading

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A Little Christmas Present for Skiers

(Gallatin County, Mont.)  The pair of cross county skiers that Sheriff’s Search and Rescue volunteers located during the night made it out about 5:00 this morning.  The 2 locals had planned on spending 3 days at the Fox Creek cabin.  … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Search for Skiers

Update: at 12:30 A.M. Rescue Skiers checked the cabin and found it unoccupied.  A short time later they located the two subjects of the search.  They were uninjured.  They were located near where the SPOT beacon gave as a last … Continue reading

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Central Park Area Evacuations Lifted

As of 10:00 P.M. tonight all the evacuations in the Central Park Area West of Belgrade have been lifted.  Residents are allowed to return to their homes.

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Frontage Road Near Central Park is Open

As of 9:40 p.m. the Frontage Road near Central Park that was closed due to the fire is now open.  

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Lifting Central Park and surrounding area evacuation

Central Valley fire officials anticipate allowing residents displaced by the fire back into their homes by 10:00 pm tonight.

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Gasoline Tanker fire on High St, Belgrade

At 5:15 PM there was a report of a fire at or around High st in Belgrade.  The initial report was that it was a large grass fire.  Central Valley units responded and found that a fuel tanker type vehicle … Continue reading

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Assistance for Displaced Residents

Any residents needing lodging assistance due to the gasoline fire evacuations can contact the American Red Cross at 1-800-ARC-MONT.

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Central Park Evacuation Update

December 22, 2014, 7:15 PM Incident PIO: 406-581-2873 (corrected phone number) The Incident PIO will be holding a news conference at the corner of Weaver and Frontage west of Belgrade at 7:30 PM tonight. Please contact the PIO for further information.

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