Monthly Archives: May 2018

Local Rivers to Increase This Weekend

Release:  180530-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Local River Levels to Increase This Weekend Bozeman, MT – Local river levels are forecast to increase again this weekend, especially on the Jefferson River.  The National Weather Service is predicting that the … Continue reading

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More Scam Calls

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of citizen complaints regarding another scam occurring within Gallatin County. The scam caller claims to be Deputy Edward White with the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office. The scam caller directs the person … Continue reading

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Traffic Light out at 19th and Main

TRAFFIC LIGHT OUT AT 19TH AND MAIN If possible, please use other routes to get where you need to go… the Bozeman Police Department and the Department of Transportation are aware and working to get it fixed as soon as … Continue reading

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Escaped Boat Retrieved

Around 2 pm on May 28, 2018, a resident who lives along the Gallatin River in Gallatin Canyon observed a yellow pontoon-type boat float down river upside-down and without anyone around it, and called 911. Numerous Gallatin County Sheriff’s Search … Continue reading

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Old Town Road Closure

Release #180528-01 Contact: Patrick Lonergan Old Town Road Closure in Three Forks Three Forks, MT – Old Town Road in Three Forks near the Jefferson River has been closed due to water over the roadway. The road will likely be … Continue reading

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Current Scam Alert

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of citizen complaints regarding several scams that are occurring within Gallatin County. The first scam involves a caller claiming to be a Captain with the sheriff’s office and informs the person … Continue reading

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Spring Run-off Eats Kayaks

  The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind everyone to please use extra caution while enjoying rivers and streams during the high water and spring run-off period. Our rivers and streams are running very fast with increased volume … Continue reading

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Meagher County Dam Failure

          Release:  180511-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Meagher County Dam Failure Maudlow, MT – A dam on an irrigation reservoir located just South of US12 in Meagher County has breached.  This will affect the water … Continue reading

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Badger Creek Dam Failure

This is a message from Gallatin County Emergency Management for the residents along Sixteenmile Creek. The Badger Creek Dam in Meagher County near US 12 has breached and significantly increased the water discharge. Badger Creek becomes Battle Creek and empties … Continue reading

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Drug Take Back Event A Success

May 07, 2018 Contact: DEA Public Affairs (202) 307-7977 DEA brings in record number of unused pills during 15th annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Federal, state and local partners collect close to one million pounds across the country … Continue reading

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