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Trans-Montana Charity Snowmobile Ride!

Mark Smolen & Cliff Walter join us to talk about the Trans-Montana Charity Snowmobile Ride, a five-day trek from Lincoln to West Yellowstone, in support of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Visit www.trans-Montana.org for more information. With Guest Host Kyle Riley.
WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT
Idaho8.com

Wind chill warning extended

WIND CHILL WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM TUESDAY. Sun is out and still cold for us today, barely above zero, into the low single digits for highs today in the valley. The Snake River Plain and the eastern highlands have a continued wind chill warning for the area through tomorrow mid-moring.
Fairfield Sun Times

Search and rescue volunteers respond to help snowmobiler injured west of West Yellowstone

BOZEMAN, Mont. - Search and rescue volunteers with Gallatin County Sheriff Search and Rescue along with Custer Gallatin National Forest Service and Hebgen Basin Rural Fire District responded to help an injured snowmobiler Saturday. Yellowstone National Park requested assistance for the snowmobiler who crashed one mile west of West Yellowstone...

County won't pursue death penalty in West Yellowstone homicide case

Gallatin County will no longer seek the death penalty for the woman accused of torturing and beating her 12-year-old grandson to death. Gallatin County Attorney Audrey Cromwell filed paperwork Friday in district court to withdraw the county's notice of intent to seek the death penalty against Patricia Batts. Batts is charged with deliberate homicide and three other felony charges related to the 2020 death of her 12-year-old grandson, James Alex...
GALLATIN COUNTY, MT
rexburgstandardjournal.com

Persuaded by a moose to exit the trail

The Moose Loop Trail just west of Pond’s Lodge in Island Park lived up to its name last week. My sweetheart and I drove to Pond’s Lodge for a quick cross-country ski outing and made a pit stop at the gas station, using the facilities and buying their last box of Lorna Doone shortbread cookies.
ISLAND PARK, ID
NBCMontana

Highway 20 and 87 closed until further notice

MISSOULA, Mont. — The West Yellowstone Police Department is reporting that Highway 20 and Highway 87 are closed. Officials site the current weather conditions as the reason and say it is closed until further notice. The West Yellowstone Police Department released the following:
idaho.gov

Henrys Lake Quarterly Newsletter – Winter 2022/2023

This is starting to become a trend here lately, but we have yet ANOTHER new state record fish from Henrys Lake! On New Year’s Day, young Spencer Smith caught the new certified weight state record Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout out of Henrys Lake, weighing in at 2.88 lbs, and measuring 20 in. Congrats, Spencer!
ISLAND PARK, ID
eastidahonews.com

10 of the coldest places that are warmer than Idaho right now

IDAHO FALLS – As we all know by now, it’s really freaking cold in eastern Idaho this week. On Monday, we saw record-breaking cold temperatures reaching as low as -30 in Idaho Falls, -16 in Pocatello, and -38 in Island Park. On Tuesday, the coldest recorded temperatures overnight...
IDAHO FALLS, ID
thingstodopost.org

The 10 best hotels in Yellowstone Country, United States

Discover the best hotels in Yellowstone Country including Kelly Inn-West Yellowstone, Wyoming Inn of Jackson Hole, The Lexington at Jackson Hole, The LARK Bozeman, Rustic Inn Creekside Resort and Spa at Jackson Hole, The Lodge at Jackson Hole, Gray Wolf Inn and Suites, Explorer Cabins At Yellowstone, Best Western Desert Inn, Lake Yellowstone Hotel and Cottages.
bozemanmagazine.com

Riverside Trail – Rescue

On January 20, 2023, the West Yellowstone Police Department dispatch center received a call for an individual experiencing chest pain and shortness of breath while out snowshoeing on the Riverside Trail inside Yellowstone National Park, one mile east of the Town of West Yellowstone. Gallatin County Sheriff Search and Rescue...
WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT
NBCMontana

Gallatin Co. SAR assists snowmobilers by Teepee Creek

MISSOULA, Mont. — Gallatin County Sheriff Search and Rescue responded to two snowmobilers stuck in the Teepee Creek area on Sunday. The call came in to the West Yellowstone Police Department just before 5 p.m. The snowmobilers were attempting to walk out the Big Sky Trail, 12 miles north...
WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT
bozemanmagazine.com

Teepee Creek Snowmobile Rescue

On Sunday, January 15, 2023, at 4:52 p.m. the West Yellowstone Police Department dispatch center received a 911 call from a snowmobile group requesting assistance. Two snowmobiles had become hopelessly stuck and the riders were attempting to walk out the Big Sky Trail, 12 miles north of West Yellowstone. Volunteers...
WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT
montanarightnow.com

Search and rescue volunteers respond to help snowmobiler injured west of West Yellowstone

BOZEMAN, Mont. - Search and rescue volunteers with Gallatin County Sheriff Search and Rescue along with Custer Gallatin National Forest Service and Hebgen Basin Rural Fire District responded to help an injured snowmobiler Saturday. Yellowstone National Park requested assistance for the snowmobiler who crashed one mile west of West Yellowstone...
montanarightnow.com

Snowmobiler injured after hitting tree southwest of West Yellowstone

BOZEMAN, Mont. - A snowmobiler was taken to Bozeman Health Big Sky Medical Center after hitting a tree southwest of West Yellowstone, near Junction 16. Search and rescue volunteers responded to the injured snowmobiler along with Custer Gallatin National Forest Service, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and Hebgen Basin Rural Fire District.