The Blotter: Where’s the car battery?

Print Article

Oct. 30

A man kept contacting his significant other in violation of a restraining order. He wanted to know when he could go to the house and get his guns and see his kids. Stolen bikes found on Fourth Avenue. A woman needed medical attention after her brother allegedly beat her up and she had a seizure and eye problems.

Oct. 31

Scuffle in the lunchroom at the high school. A juvenile apparently stole a car from Columbia Drive, Whitefish Police found it. Car had tires slashed on 10th Street. Unlocked cars were broken into.

Nov. 1

A woman was getting nasty messages about returning a dog. Police were notified about a possibly violent male with an ankle bracelet who was roaming farther than he was supposed to be.

Nov. 2

A truck with no lights was driving down Highway 206 in the dark. A guy said his car was rummaged through and he found a Blackhawk pistol holder under his rig.

Nov. 3

A female at the post office was throwing auto parts in the Dumpster. She explained to police she was dealing with her ex-boyfriend’s “crap.” A man said his ex-girlfriend was at his apartment and refused to leave. He wanted to know what his options were. A female on Facebook was making suicide threats.


Suicide threat on Diane Road. A man returned home to find the battery missing out of his wife’s car. Friends called police because a woman who went to drug treatment left her dog in the house and they were wondering if they could go get it.

Print Article

Read More Local News

Police lockdown Columbia Falls High School after parent threatens suicide

April 23, 2019 at 10:48 am | Hungry Horse News The Columbia Falls High School went on a lockdown after a parent was swearing at high school staff over the phone Tuesday morning. According to a release by the Columbia Falls Police Department, abo...

Read More

Feds charge woman with murder for hire

April 19, 2019 at 3:01 pm | Hungry Horse News A Kalispell woman has been charged with murder for hire, though most of the case against her has been sealed from public view. Judith Johanna Cossette, 66, allegedly “knowingly used and caused anoth...


Read More

Another lawsuit to challenge Forest plan

April 17, 2019 at 7:25 am | Hungry Horse News Two environmental groups have filed suit against the Forest Service and other federal agencies claiming the new Flathead National Forest plan doesn’t do enough to protect grizzly bears and bull trout...


Read More

School board green lights Boys and Girls Club

April 17, 2019 at 7:25 am | Lake County Leader The Columbia Falls School District 6 board voted to move forward with pair of projects near Ruder Elementary Monday, electing to give preliminary approval to put aside land there for a new Boys and G...


Read More

Contact Us

(406) 892-2151
PO BOX 189, 926 Nucleus Avenue
Columbia Falls, MT 59912

©2019 Hungry Horse News Terms of Use Privacy Policy