Monthly Archives: August 2016

Crash Victim Identified 

Gallatin County, Mont.) On August 12, 2016, at approximately 9:30 A.M., Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office Coroners were called to a two-vehicle fatality crash at the intersection of Baxter Lane and Monforton School Road; a sedan and dump truck were involved. … Continue reading

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Horse Wreck Rescue

(Bozeman, Mont.) Search and Rescue voulunteers responded to the area of the Eagle Rock Preserve south east of Bozeman Thrusday.  A 60 year old Bozeman woman was involved in a horseback wreck and suffered injuries to her back and shoulder.  … Continue reading

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Hebgen Lake Rescue

On August 11, 2016 at 7:00 p.m., the West Yellowstone Police Department dispatch center received a 911 call regarding a boat which had become stuck on a sand bar in Hebgen Lake near Madison Arm Campground.  The boat was occupied … Continue reading

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Huffine Reopened

All lanes of Huffine are now open.

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Traffic Restriction on Huffine

West bound Huffine from Gooch Hill is currently reduced to one lane due to a ruptured gas line.

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Injured Hiker Rescued in Beehive Basin

(Big Sky, Mont.) Today at about 2:30 Sheriff’s Search and Rescue at Big Sky were dispatched to Beehive Basin for an injured hiker.  The 60 year old female hiker from central California suffered a broken or dislocated ankle.  She was hiking … Continue reading

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Rescued Climber on Granite Peak

Video is available on www.gallatinmedia.org (Park County, Mont.) Today at about 11:00 Gallatin County Sheriffs Office received a request for assistance from the Park County Sheriff for a technical rescue on Granite Peak, the tallest peak in Montana.  Gallatin County sent … Continue reading

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Marathon Night for Search and Rescue Volunteers

(Gallatin County, Mont.)  It started at 8:00 P.M. Saturday night.  A Bozeman father and son camping at Deer Lake, north of Big Sky, sent an emergency message using a satellite beacon.  The father had an altered level of consciousness, was nauseous and unable to keep … Continue reading

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Fort Ellis Fire Department Annual Burger Feed

The Fort Ellis Fire Department will hold its annual burger feed on Thursday, August 11, 5:00 – 7:00 PM at the Fort Ellis Fire Station, 3725 Bozeman Trail Road.  Burgers and all the fixings will be supplied along with fire … Continue reading

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