Monthly Archives: February 2019

Gallatin County Commission to consider agreement settling Bear Canyon Road lawsuit

Next week, the Gallatin County Commission will consider an agreement that settles years-old litigation between the county and the state surrounding portions of Bear Canyon Road. If the commission votes to approve the proposed settlement, a roughly 1.5-mile stretch of … Continue reading

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Stand off with Armed Suspect in Belgrade

On February 11, 2019 at approximately 2:45 p.m. a report of a Domestic Disturbance occurred in the City of Belgrade in the area of 90 North Kennedy between an adult female and an adult male. The victim female was assaulted … Continue reading

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Commissioners support effort to add fourth District Court judge to serve Gallatin County

On Feb. 1, Bozeman Senator JP Pomnichowski introduced a bill requesting the Montana State Legislature create a position for a fourth District Court Judge in the 18th Judicial District, which serves Gallatin County. Senate Bill 203 is co-sponsored by a majority … Continue reading

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Texas Man Injured in Snowmobile Crash

(Gallatin County, Mont.)  On Wednesday February 6, 2019 at 8:58 am, West Yellowstone Police Department Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a snowmobile crash on the Two Top Trail approximately 2 miles west of West Yellowstone. The injured party, a … Continue reading

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Rescuers Battle Conditions to Save Father and Son

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Tuesday evening at 6:30 a Sheriff’s Deputy at Big Sky received a report from a wife in Utah reporting that her husband and 12-year-old son were overdue from a hiking trip in the Spanish Peaks area. It was … Continue reading

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Cold Night on 16 Mile Road

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On February 5 at 11:14 Gallatin County 911 received a report from Meager County Dispatch of a possible stuck motorist in the northern part of Gallatin County. A male subject had called 911 and the call was … Continue reading

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Conditions are Hard on Snowmobiles this Year

(Big Sky, Mont.) Saturday at 3:04 pm, the Gallatin County Dispatch Center received a 911 call reporting an injured snowmobiler 1.5 miles up Buck Ridge south of Big Sky, MT. The 36 year old Bozeman man had launched off a … Continue reading

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Two Rescues for West Yellowstone

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Gallatin County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue in West Yellowstone was busy today, with a pair of rescues two hours apart. At 9:35 am, West Yellowstone Police Department Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a snowmobile accident on … Continue reading

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