Monthly Archives: March 2017

Drinking Horse Rescue

On March 29, 2017 at 3:06 PM the Gallatin County 911 Center received a call about an injured hiker on the Drinking Horse trail. The caller reported that a 50 year old female had fallen and hurt her lower leg … Continue reading

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New World Gulch Search

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On March 14, 2017 at 9:00 PM a Bozeman, Montana residence called the Gallatin County Dispatch Center and reported that his wife and sister-in-law were overdue from a hike. The reporting party stated that his 25 year … Continue reading

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Community Presentation on Megafires Coming to Bozeman

Release: 170314-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Community Presentation on Megafires Coming to Bozeman Bozeman, MT – On April 7th Bozeman will be the first community in Montana to host Dr. Paul Hessburg’s Era of Megafires presentation.  The Blue Mountain … Continue reading

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If a Tree Doesn’t Get You Gravity Will

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 12:01 pm., the West Yellowstone Police Department Dispatch center received a 911 call reporting a snowmobile crash on the Two Top Trail approximately 10 miles southwest of the Town of West … Continue reading

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Beehive Basin Rescue

On March 9th, at approximately 9:10 PM, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a concerned father who reported that his adult son had gone hiking in the Beehive Basin area around noon and had not returned. The … Continue reading

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Spring Flood Season Approaching

Release:  170310-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Spring Flood Season Approaching Bozeman, MT – Residents in Gallatin County are encouraged to prepare their property for spring flooding.  Southwest Montana is rapidly approaching spring runoff and once this occurs the possibility … Continue reading

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Woman Identified in Fatal Car Crash Near Logan

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On March 7, 2017, at  11:35 AM, the Gallatin County 911 Center received a report of a head-on car collision just east of Logan near miler marker 6 on Frontage Road. The Sheriff’s Office, Highway Patrol, American Medical Response, Three Forks Fire … Continue reading

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Fire in the Snow

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Saturday night March 4th, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue responded to Brackett Creek Rd north of Bridger Bowl to assist the Bridger Canyon Fire Department. A passerby had called to report a fire on … Continue reading

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Mystic Lake Rescue

(Gallatin County Mont.)  Friday evening at 5:40 Gallatin County 911 received a call of a male having breathing problems at the Mystic Lake Cabin south of Bozeman. A local trail runner came across a 48 year-old Sacramento, CA. man  hiking … Continue reading

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