Author Archives: Jason Jarrett

Lost Hikers in Beehive

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Wednesday at about 10:34 PM, the Gallatin County 911 received a call from an adult male who said he and his girlfriend had been hiking the Beehive Basin trail to the lake. When they came back they … Continue reading

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Horseshoe Fire Update

(Gallatin County, Mt.)  Horseshoe Fire Update: This morning, the fire was estimated at 2000 acres and is 0% contained. It is burning in steep, rugged terrain that is difficult for fire engines to access. Several structures have been burned but … Continue reading

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Fire in Clarkston

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Monday afternoon at 3:30 a wild-land fire was reported in the Clarkston South of Pole Gulch Road.  First responding units found a fire burning in timber, grass and brush threatening homes.  Sheriff’s Deputies responded and contacted residents … Continue reading

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Man Killed by Logs near Three Forks

(Gallatin County, Mont.)  On September 6, 2018, at 6:39 P.M., The Gallatin County 911 Center received a call of a male who had an accident while unloading logs from a tractor-trailer at a lumberyard outside of Three Forks.  Deputies and … Continue reading

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Bow Hunter injured near Big Sky

(Big Sky, Mont.)  Thursday afternoon at 4:00 the Gallatin County 911 Center received a call reporting an injured bow-hunter on Buck Ridge South of Big Sky, MT.  The 61 year old man from Indiana had fallen down a steep hill … Continue reading

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Suspects in Thefts from Vehicles

(Gallatin County, Mont.) The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individuals. The two photographed below are suspects in a number of theft cases ranging from Bozeman to Billings.  It is believed one or … Continue reading

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Belgrade Boy Killed in ATV Crash

(Gallatin County, Mont.) Sunday at 3:41 P.M.,  Sheriff’s Deputies were called to an ATV crash in Clarkston off Spring Valley Rd in the Ponderosa Pines Sub Division.  12-year-old Ty Kendall from Belgrade was the sole occupant and driver.  He was … Continue reading

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New York Woman Injured on Horse Ride

(Big Sky Mont.) On Saturday, September 1st  at 4:30 p.m.  a  Sheriff’s Deputy and members from Sheriff’s Search and Rescue at Big Sky responded to a report of an injured horseback rider in the North Fork Trail Head area.  A … Continue reading

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Thefts from Trail Heads

(Bozeman, Mont.) Deputies investigated more than ten thefts from vehicles at trails heads Saturday.  Sites included Sypes Canyon, Middle Cottonwood, Sourdough and Tuckerman on Goldenstein.  Vehicles parked at the trail heads have had windows smashed and items taken. Sheriff Gootkin said Deputies … Continue reading

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Its Hotter than it Looks

(Gallatin County, Mont.) On Friday, August 10th, 2018, a Gallatin County Sheriff’s Deputy and members from the  Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue at Big Sky responded to a report of two lost hikers  without water from Minnesota on the Sky Rim Trail.  … Continue reading

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