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Woman Digs Her Nail Into an Officer’s Finger and Tears it Open

Just before 9:00 p.m. on Friday, Missoula 911 received multiple reports of an accident in the area of the Good Food Store near the intersection of Russell Street and South 3rd Street West. Callers informed dispatch the female driver of the crashed vehicle was attempting to walk away from the scene of the crash and a witness was following her on Caitlin Street.
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Flathead County, MTFlathead Beacon

Kayaker Suffers Serious Injury on Swan River

A Missoula woman was life-flighted to Kalispell Regional Medical Center on May 28 following a kayaking accident on the Swan River on the Class III and IV whitewater section known as the Wild Mile, according to the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office. The woman, identified as Lindsay Ashton on her GoFundMe...
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Missoula County, MTMissoulian

Man back in custody after allegedly escaping from pre-release center

A man is back in custody after allegedly walking away from the Missoula County Pre-Release Center at Mullan Road on Friday. Luis Enrique Zayas, 36, failed to be at his designated place for community service on Friday morning and didn’t return to the pre-release center later that afternoon, according to a news release from Missoula Correctional Services. He had last been seen about 10 a.m. A warrant for felony escape was issued.
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Washington Prime Group Files for Chapter 11, Owns Southgate Mall

It's no secret that retailers and businesses have been hit hard over the last fifteen months with the pandemic. I'm no fancy businessman so I can't say for sure, but that seems like it would make for a rough go over the last year when it comes to mall owners across the country. Think about how businesses have suffered - and then figure when you run a mall you have nothing but businesses under your umbrella.
Helena, MTIndependent Record

Helena man accused of failing to register as violent offender

Maurice Ray Piper, 39, of Helena, is charged with felony failure to register as a violent or sexual offender. According to court documents, a judgement rendered against Piper in September 2003 in Yellowstone County requires him to register as a violent offender, due to an assault with a weapon conviction.
Missoula, MTKULR8

COVID vaccine passports may be required for international travel

MISSOULA, Mont. - Although it is not official in the United States, you may need to show your COVID vaccination card to prove that you are COVID-19 vaccinated when traveling internationally. However, whether you need it depends on three things: your airline, your final destination when you come back and...
Missoula, MTNBCMontana

Missoula native recounts crazy night at Seoul Olympics

MISSOULA, Mont. — In 1987, Missoula native Dave Berkoff took a year off from Harvard to train solely for the summer Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea. In his spare time, to keep himself academically stimulated, he took it upon himself to learn Russian. Talks of the Berlin Wall coming down had begun, and tensions between the United States and Soviet Union were starting to improve toward the end of the Cold War, and Berkoff wanted to be able to communicate with his Soviet competitors.
Missoula, MTNBCMontana

Federal funding rules over school requirements create some confusion

MISSOULA, Mont. — The U.S. Department of Education posted 28 plans submitted by state education agencies Monday describing how those states plan to use American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief, also known as ESSER funds. There are three rounds of ESSER funds from different measures passed through...
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Missoula's Berkoff qualifies for 100 backstroke final at U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials; Billings native Harder fails to advance in 100 back

Katharine Berkoff made quite a splash Monday at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Nebraska. The Missoula Hellgate grad and former Missoula Aquatic Club member qualified for Tuesday night's final in the women's 100-meter backstroke by finishing third overall in Monday night's semifinals. Berkoff became the sixth-fastest American of...
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Eating Wolf Meat: BHA Annual Rendezvous Never Ceases to Surprise

Eating a wild canid might actually be for the faint of heart. Or so it went at the annual conservation event in Missoula, Montana. Had I not known what I was eating, I might not have believed you when I finally found out. But the setting was the rambunctious 10th annual Backcountry Hunters & Anglers Rendezvous in Missoula, Mont. And when it comes to food, there’s always a lot of wild game on the table.