Flathead Area News

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Report: Barry Beach Propositioned 12-year-old Girl

June 30, 2016

BILLINGS — A Billings woman says Barry Beach sexually propositioned her 12-year-old daughter about two months after he was granted clemency for a... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Court Rejects Case of Woman Charged after Drunken Horse Ride

June 30, 2016

BILLINGS — Police officers did not illegally arrest a woman for drunken driving hours after they let her go for riding a horse while intoxicated on a... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Grizzly Bear Kills Mountain Biker Near West Glacier

June 29, 2016

Updated: June 29, 9 p.m. A West Glacier man was killed by a grizzly bear Wednesday afternoon while riding his mountain bike on a forested trail in... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Inspire Hope 2016 has a Lifesaving Act

June 29, 2016

N.E.D., an acclaimed rock-band of six surgeons, will play at Inspire Hope 2016, a red carpet fundraiser for the Flathead Cancer Aid Services. “The... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Ravalli County Wildfire Prompts Evacuation Preparations

June 29, 2016

MISSOULA — Wind and high temperatures doubled the size of a wildfire burning in southwestern Montana, prompting authorities to pull firefighters from... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

A Dog Named Cat

June 29, 2016

6:37 a.m. Several cows were seen wandering through the neighborhood of Yeoman Hall Lane. 12:19 p.m. One horse was loose on Rose Crossing. 12:51 p.m.... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Body Found in Burned Vehicle in Stillwater County

June 29, 2016

BILLINGS — The Montana Highway Patrol says a body was found burned beyond recognition inside a vehicle in Stillwater County. Trooper Todd Hagenbuch... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Taking on Affordable Housing in Whitefish

June 29, 2016

WHITEFISH – Business members of the Whitefish Chamber of Commerce met on June 21 to discuss the importance of affordable housing for employees... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Man Accused of Filing Fake Tax Returns Through Internet Scam

June 29, 2016

HELENA — Federal prosecutors in Montana say a man used names and Social Security numbers he received by posting fake job ads on Craiglist to file at... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.

Free Shuttle Service Starts July 1 in Glacier Park

June 29, 2016

Glacier National Park’s free shuttles will begin traveling Going-to-the-Sun Road this weekend. The shuttles will provide daily service along the Sun... Visit FlatheadBeacon.com for the full story. Updated daily, always free.