Author Archives: Deborah McAtee

Missing Man Located

(Gallatin County, Mont) Today, with the help of family and friends, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office located Jon Keltner up Leverich Canyon. The Gallatin County Coroner has investigated the death and closed the investigation. The area will be open to … Continue reading

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Leverich Trails Open

(Gallatin County, Mont) Leverich Canyon and connecting trails are open. They may be closed again next weekend, so please plan your hiking and biking adventures accordingly. Thank you to everyone who respected this weekend’s closure.

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Garnet Mountain Rescue

On May 2nd 2019 at 8:17am, the Gallatin County Dispatch Center received a call from a man who reported that he and three friends were stranded in the area of the Garnet Mountain Fire Lookout Tower. All four hikers were … Continue reading

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Local Law Enforcement Carries the Torch for Special Olympics Montana

Montana Law Enforcement Officers and their friends have hit the streets, highways and byways of Montana.  In addition to fulfilling their duties of enforcing speed limits, maintaining order, and keeping our state safe, they are fulfilling another type of duty: … Continue reading

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I-90 Westbound Closed Airport to Belgrade

I-90 westbound between Airport exit and Belgrade exit is closed while Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office and Montana Highway Patrol investigate a serious-injury crash.

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Butte Man Missing

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue is currently searching for a 73-year-old Butte man. Ronald Lowny’s vehicle was located at the Drouillard Fishing Access site on the Jefferson River near Three Forks, and is believed to have been there … Continue reading

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Lost Girl Found

Yesterday evening an 8-year-old girl was reported missing. She got on her bus at Longfellow school but did not make it home. Her bus driver confirmed that she made it to Bozeman High for her bus exchange but was unsure … Continue reading

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Drug Take Back Day

Medicines that languish in home cabinets are highly susceptible to diversion, misuse and abuse. Rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high, as are the number of accidental poisonings and overdoses due to these drugs by family … Continue reading

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Community Conversation on Domestic Violence

The Sheriff’s Office is hosting a Community Conversation on Domestic Violence. Learn the signs, what you can do to help when you see it, and the challenges law enforcement faces in dealing with this serious issue. Please be advised that … Continue reading

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Snowmobilers Rescued Up Olson Creek

(Gallatin County, Mont) On Saturday, March 2nd, 2019, around 4:30 pm, Gallatin County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue responded to a backcountry rescue call.  Two snowmobilers became stuck about seven miles up Olson Creek from Bridger Canyon Rd. The snowmobilers called … Continue reading

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