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Brooke"S First Alert Video Forecast

Partly to mostly sunny skies and warming temperatures are expected through the weekend. Highs will be in the 30s today, with nighttime lows near normal.…

Oil and gas lease sale garners $1.50 per acre

Montana officials say companies paid an average of $1.50 per acre during a sale of oil and gas leases on state land.

Fewer than 15 percent successful in Smith River lottery

Less than 15 percent of applicants seeking to float central Montana's scenic Smith River were issued permits through a lottery run by state parks officials.

Columbia Falls girls basketball

Wildkats stalking a state title this week

This basketball season has gone almost perfectly for the girls program at Columbia Falls High School.  The Wildkats just wrapped up their second straight…

Missoula Bicyle Works

Missoula bike shop creates kids bicycle donation program

If you’re a looking for a new kids bike in Missoula, Missoula Bicycle Works has a possible solution for you.

Columbia Falls Aluminum Company

Columbia Falls Aluminum Co. announces permanent closure

The company that owns Columbia Falls Aluminum Co. has announced the plant's permanent closure more than five years after it last produced aluminum.

Columbia Falls sinkhole repairs could be complete this week

One of the westbound lanes on Highway 2 across from Super 1 Foods in Columbia Falls remains closed.


Autopsy: Convicted double murderer dies of suicide

A Kalispell man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend and her 15-year-old daughter on Christmas Day 2010 died of self-inflicted suffocation.

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