Missoula, MTMissoulian

Groups sue to halt Red Lodge logging project

Two groups have filed a lawsuit to halt a Red Lodge-area logging project, approved by the Forest Service this spring, claiming it will be conducted in “some of the best remaining wildlife habitat in the landscape.”. Alliance for the Wild Rockies and Native Ecosystems Council filed the suit in District...
Missoula, MTNBCMontana

Advisory issued in Sheridan Co. for missing motorcyclist

MISSOULA, Mont. — The Sheridan County Sheriff's Office issued a missing and endangered person advisory for a motorcyclist last heard from on Saturday. Kevin Olson, 53, left Plentywood on a motorcycle trip to the Black Hills in South Dakota. He has not been heard from since Saturday, and officials are...
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It’s a New Look (and More Beer) for One Missoula Restaurant

It's been a bit of a rough stretch for restaurants in Missoula (and across the country) when it comes to having enough staff. There was a story last week about the Top Hat closing to give employees a day of rest - and also letting it be known that they're looking to hire. Another place in town that's had staffing issues of their own is Buffalo Wild Wings. I'm not sure what their current schedule is - but there was a time that they were closed on Mondays. Check that, I just called over to BWW and they're still closed on Mondays, TFN.
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Air quality alert issued issued for several MT counties

MISSOULA, Mont. — An air quality has been issued for Beaverhead, Carbon, Gallatin, Lewis and Clark, Madison, Missoula, Park, Pondera, Powder River, Powell, Ravalli, and Sweet Grass Counties, the air quality varies from moderate to unhealthy across the state. The following was sent out by the Montana DEQ:. An AIR...
Missoula, MTNBCMontana

Dixie-Jumbo Fires grow to more than 40,000 acres

MISSOULA, Mont. — The Dixie and Jumbo Fires grew to more than 40,000 acres as of Sunday. An overnight infrared flight showed the Dixie Fire at 39,625 acres, and the Jumbo Fire at 2,304 acres. "Northern and southern ends of Dixie are most active," the flight log notes. "South end...
Powell County, MTmontanarightnow.com

Man dies after motorcycle crash in Powell County

LINCOLN, Mont. - A man died after a motorcycle crash on Highway 200 in Powell County Saturday around 6:14 p.m. According to Montana Highway Patrol's fatality report, the man was driving his motorcycle westbound on Highway 200 but drifted off to the right side into a ditch and up the opposite side. The motorcycle skidded through some brush and rolled.
Missoula, MTMissoulian

Man pleads not guilty to trying to shoot Missoula police officer

A man accused of attempting to shoot a Missoula police officer pleaded not guilty to all charges Monday. Zachariah T. Harris, 29, was arraigned on seven felony charges, including attempted deliberate homicide. Harris has also been charged with one count of assault on a peace officer, two counts of criminal...