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Missoula Drug Bust – 2,085 Fentanyl Pills and 1.5 Pounds of Heroin

On June 21, 2022, at approximately 8:59 a.m., a Missoula Police Department officer located a vehicle parked at Montana Lil's Casino on Brooks Street. The officer utilized her mobile computer in her patrol vehicle to run a criminal history report on the vehicle, and the vehicle returned as stolen. Police Public Information Officer Lydia Arnold explains.
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COVID-19 Weekly Update: Montana Adds 1,961 Cases, Four Deaths

As of Friday morning, Montana has confirmed 285,017 positive COVID-19 cases. Montana's COVID-19 case tracking map shows 1,961 new confirmed cases. There are currently 2,269 active cases in the state. According to the Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services, 1,496,437 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered and 567,347...

Montana Griz basketball signs special new member to program

MISSOULA — Thursday at the Adams Center, the Montana men's basketball team welcomed a special new member to their roster. After signing his National Letter of Intent, 12-year-old Wyatt Grove officially joined the Montana Griz basketball team following a several-month-long recruitment process. The Great Falls resident has been battling...

Making an impact: Montana men's basketball team signs Great Falls 12-year-old to national letter of intent

MISSOULA — Wyatt Grove has already made quite the mark in the short time he has known members of the Montana men's basketball team. Grove, a 12-year-old from Great Falls, has played a part in team wins in the popular multiplayer video game Fortnite. He's hustled down water bottles for the team during harsh offseason workouts. And, most impactfully, he's been a shining example of resiliency, fight and perspective for the Grizzlies.

Local growers stay positive despite hailstorm damage to crops

STEVENSVILLE, Mont. — A spring hailstorm went through Stevensville on Saturday and damaged local crops. Cindy Smith-Putnam, who owns Bleeding Heart Flower Farm, says her flowers took a huge hit. “I think this has been a really tough spring for growers from all kinds, even before the hail, it's...
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Fun and music highlights Indigenous Heritage Celebration

MISSOULA — The All Nations Health Center in Missoula invited the community to participate in three fun activities for the 2022 Indigenous Heritage Celebration. A grand entry was conducted the night of June 16 at the Missoula Paddleheads vs. Great Fall Voyagers baseball game. The Natives Got Talent showcase took place on June 17, and the series of events finished on June 18 with a 5k run and walk.

Newest Montana Grizzly Basketball Recruit Will Melt Your Heart

This is not about a Montana basketball wunderkind the Griz just had to sign years before he would even be eligible to play college ball. No, the University of Montana did not have to try to beat a huge recruiting crush for the services of 12-year-old Wyatt Grove of Great Falls. What they succeeded in doing is reaching out to inspire others and build bonds among their players and staff that are far bigger than any product they put on the court.

Dream Big Montana camp draws crowd of about 450

Lorenzo Alexander, who retired after playing 15 years in the National Football League, talks with campers while signing autographs during the Dream Big Montana skills camp Thursday at Naranche Stadium. (Bill Foley photos) Anderson and company inspire crowd of young athletes. Bill Foley. Just before his sophomore season on the...

Missoula gears up for marathon weekend, volunteers still needed

MISSOULA, Mont. - Thousands of runners will cross the finish line in Missoula's half and full marathons this Sunday after a three year hiatus. This year's race brought some extra challenges because of all the construction projects around town. Missoula Marathon Race Director Trisha Drobeck explained organizing logistics took cooperation...

Missoula Rural Fire crews called to house fire in Target Range area

MISSOULA, Mont. — Missoula Rural Fire crews raced to a house fire on Amity Lane Thursday evening. Officials said the home's occupants heard a popping sound and saw flames inside a light. They were able to call 911 and evacuate safely. Firefighters extinguished the blaze before it spread from...
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Chukars fall to PaddleHeads

The Idaho Falls Chukars fell 10-6 to the Missoula PaddleHeads at home Thursday night after a late surge powered Missoula to the win. The Chukars built a 3-1 lead early on the PaddleHeads but seven runs in the fifth through seventh innings gave Missoula an 8-3 lead that they wouldn't relinquish.