Weather System Could be Trouble for Area Fires [AUDIO]
The National Weather Service is predicting a strong weather system to move through Missoula and up the Bitterroot Valley starting tonight and into tomorrow.
Host a Preparedness Party [AUDIO]
September is National Preparedness Month and the Governor’s Office of Community Service encourages all Montanans to take the time to make sure their homes, neighborhoods, and communities are prepared for emergencies and disasters of all kinds.
Missoula’s Air Unhealthy Again [AUDIO]
As of Wednesday afternoon, Missoula air quality is once again officially unhealthy for sensitive groups. Air Quality Specialist with the Missoula City County Health Department Sara Coefield says the large plumes of smoke from fires burning to the southwest are rising high into the atmosphere where prevailing winds are depositing them right into the Bitterroot and Missoula valleys...
Beau Donaldson to Plead Guilty to Charge of Rape
Deputy Missoula County Attorney Shaun Donovan says former Grizzly football player Beau Donaldson will accept a plea agreement with the Missoula County Prosecutor’s office of guilty to sexual intercourse without consent.
Cops and Crosswalks Starting Wednesday [AUDIO]
Starting Wednesday and continuing through the fall, Missoula Police will place a greater emphasis on safety while pedestrians are using city crosswalks. Traffic Sergeant Greg Amundsen says officers will be instructing pedestrians and drivers on the proper ways to safely cross the street, as well as helping drivers better understand how to provide pedestrians enough time to get safely across the st
Griz Meets Gov – Scott Gurnsey and Governor Chris Christie Unite in Missoula [AUDIO]
Every once in a while it becomes apparent what a very small world it is. Color commentator for the Montana Grizzlies radio team, Scott Gurnsey spent over a half-an-hour with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie prior to his appearance at the Hilton Garden Inn for gubernatorial candidate Rick Hill.
Update – Two More Lightning Storm Fires [AUDIO]
Wednesday evening’s lightning storm sparked several wildfires throughout western Montana. Fire Information Officer for the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation Paula Short said Thursday morning that fires were burning from the Florence area all the way to Beavertail Hill.
Jordan Johnson’s Attorneys State Their Case for Dismissal + Read His Side of the Story [DOCUMENT]
Attorneys representing suspended Montana Grizzly quarterback Jordan Johnson have made their motion for dismissal public.
Corrections Officer Fired Over Splash Montana Incident [AUDIO]
37 year-old Michael Gauci was at first suspended from his job as a Missoula County corrections officer over an incident at Splash Montana where he allegedly videotaped two women in the family dressing room. Missoula County Sheriff Carl Ibsen announced Tuesday that Gauci has been terminated from his position.
Search for Accident Victim’s Missing Dog Continues [PHOTO]
Early Sunday morning, the Gamble family from Seattle was driving through western Montana on their way to meet other family members for a trip to Yellowstone Park. That trip ended in tragedy as eight year-old Jacob Gamble was killed when an alleged drunk driver headed the wrong way down Interstate 90 crashed head-on into the Gamble’s red Honda.
Update – Jordan Johnson Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Intercourse Without Consent [AUDIO]
In Missoula District Court Tuesday morning, now former University of Montana quarterback Jordan Johnson entered a plea of not guilty to the charge of sexual intercourse without consent. One of Johnson’s defense attorney’s, Kirsten Pabst said she would be filing a motion to dismiss the charges.
DUI Crash Kills Driver and Eight Year-Old Child on I-90 [AUDIO]
A family from Washington traveling east in a red Honda on I-90 early Sunday morning on their way to meet other family members to vacation in Yellowstone Park was struck head-on by a pickup truck traveling the wrong direction. The driver of the pickup truck was ejected from his vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene. An 8 year-old boy, a passenger in the Honda was also killed in the crash. R