Great Falls man charged in Taco Bell shooting that injured an employee
A Great Falls man has been arrested and charged with felony assault with a weapon following an early morning shooting on Tuesday, which ended after a nightlong police standoff in central Great Falls neighborhood. Peyton Arthur Vaughn, 21, was arrested Tuesday and is now in custody at the Cascade County...
Driver killed Sunday in crash south of Great Falls
A 43-year-old man died Sunday afternoon in a single-vehicle rollover crash south of Great Falls near the intersection of Fields Road and Goon Hill Road. According to the Montana Highway Patrol’s (MHP) crash report the driver, who has not yet been identified, was traveling east on Fields Road when he lost control of his Honda CRV on the ice-covered road. The Honda slid into a ditch and then back up onto the roadway.
Election Protection Committee Urges County Commission To Follow Resolution
Last Friday, the Election Protection Committee delivered the following letter to the Cascade County Commission objecting to Commissioner Rae Grulkowski's participation in the process used to select a new election administrator.
Car Crash fatality in Cascade County
(Cascade) On Sunday, February 18th, a car crash took one person’s life in Cascade County near Great Falls. Police say the vehicle was heading east-bound when the operator lost control on the icy surface of the road and went into a ditch, the drive then over corrected, attempting to get back onto the road, which caused a spin. The vehicle overturned several times, the passenger was found ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead on the scene. He was 43 years old.
How personal income has changed in Cascade County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Cascade County, Montana and how it compares to state and national levels.
New superintendent announced for Great Falls Public Schools
Heather Hoyer was offered the superintendent position at the GFPS Board of Trustee's meeting Tuesday night.
Ideal Option opens new clinic in Great Falls
A new treatment center in Great Falls opened this week and it has the capacity to see up to 70 patients. The clinic says patients can typically get started on treatments for fentanyl, heroine, alcohol or other substances within one to three business days.
Huge Reward Offered For Montana Murder Case
The Cascade County Sheriff's Office is looking for answers regarding a murder that happened over two years ago. In connection with the 2022 death of Mike Evans, Crime Stoppers is offering a $10,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the individuals responsible. Original Release From...
8 Reasons Why Great Falls Is An Incredible Place To Live
In my opinion, Great Falls is an incredible place to call home. And trust me when I say that if I didn't feel that way, I'd move!. A while back, I came across an article titled "8 Reasons to Move To Great Falls" by Livability Magazine. For the most part,...
Snow safety for seniors
McKenna Holman visits Highgate Senior Living, where staff members explain how they work to protect their residents during wintry and slippery conditions.
Great Falls gym launches app to help people stay fit
The workouts come complete with instructions, videos, and soon, feedback available to their users via submitted videos.
Cascade County commissioners choose a new election administrator
Cascade County commissioners chose a new election administrator Thursday. Commissioners unanimously selected former Great Falls Association of Realtors CEO Terry Thompson to manage Cascade County’s elections. Thompson served terms on a neighborhood council in Great Falls and unsuccessfully ran for city council in 2020. Other candidates for the job...
Brian's Top Notch Cafe works to help people in need
Since November of 2023 Brian's Top Notch Cafe has been feeding unhoused individuals who come in and ask for a meal.
4 health systems moving to Epic
Epic Systems continues to be the leader in the EHR hospital market share, with 83 hospitals joining its network in 2022, according to research from KLAS. This brought in 14,330 beds into Epic's network, giving the vendor the biggest hospital market share, with nearly 36% of the acute care hospitals in the U.S. using its platform.
'Let’s Bag Hunger' provides meals for those in need
In the video above, reporter Paul Sanchez talks with organizers of the "Let's Bag Hunger" event.
City continuing effort to inventory water service lines ahead of new EPA rules
City public works staff were developing a pilot program to help homeowners replace lead water service lines to comply with a rule change coming from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. But it’s now on hold. In August, staff briefed commissioners on their plans for a pilot program, but during...
After protest review, staff recommends $3.54 million GFPD evidence building contract award
City Commissioners will be asked to award a $3,544,750 contract to Wadsworth Builders during their Feb. 20 meeting for the Great Falls Police Department evidence expansion project. Commissioners were scheduled to award the contract during their Feb. 6 meeting, but delayed the decision so staff could review a protest by...
Kellergeist closing in Great Falls
(KRTV.com) The Kellergeist, a German themed restaurant in Great Falls, will be closing its doors for good on Sunday, February 18th. The owners posted the notice on Facebook, stating they are closing the business to focus on their plans for the original Pub Theater on Central Avenue, which they are currently remodeling and expandiing.
University of Providence Has Tradition of Education and Service
The University of Providence is a main pillar of the Great Falls community and has been for nearly 100 years. The Sisters of Providence arrived in Great Falls, MT, in 1892 with a determined goal to help meet the needs of the local community. Their Catholic ministry, which originated in...
Library offers 'third space' and Silent Book Club to foster community
The library values every aspect of the community and strives to bring everyone together. They aim to do this by offering a little something for everyone.