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Glacier temporarily shuts down access to Granite Park due to grizzly activity

Glacier temporarily shuts down access to Granite Park due to grizzly activity

August 18, 2019 at 9:04 pm

Glacier National Park has temporarily closed the Granite Park area and trails leading to it because of grizzly bear activity. The Highline, Loop, and Swiftcurrent trail (from Swiftcurrent Pass to Gr...

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Pair charged after they’re allegedly found dealing heroin, meth

August 17, 2019 at 7:27 am | Hungry Horse News Kalispell police officers on Wednesday arrested Kevin Gaethle, 28, and Nicole Chappel, 19, for possession of dangerous drugs with intent to distribute. The arrests came after the Northwest Montana D...

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Rockfall not without precedent on Going-to-the-Sun Road

August 16, 2019 at 7:55 am | Hungry Horse News Rocks falling onto the Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park are far from a rare occurrence, but deaths from falling stones onto the road have only been recorded three times since the road w...

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Bob Marshall Fire update: Trail 80 reopens, though no stopping or camping in fire area

August 16, 2019 at 8:53 am | Hungry Horse News Travel is now being allowed on Trail 80, one of the main routes through the Bob Marshall Wilderness, though no overnight camping is being allowed in the Snow Creek Fire area. The Forest Service rece...

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Road washout cuts off access to one of the Bob Marshall’s main trailheads

August 15, 2019 at 4:05 pm | Hungry Horse News The Meadow Creek Road along the South Fork of the Flathead has been damaged by a washout. The road was damaged last weekend between Larch Creek and Cedar Creek and has caused an emergency closure to ...

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The Dark Side of Glacier, celebrated with new telescope

August 14, 2019 at 7:45 am | Lake County Leader Each evening, as the last rays of sunlight fade from the striking mountain views of Glacier National Park, the park begins to showcase another side of its natural beauty — a starry side. While most ...

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A trip through the trees

August 14, 2019 at 7:40 am | Hungry Horse News So last week I got the bright idea to go up on the Swan Front and see if I could see the Snow Creek Fire from Lion Creek Pass. The hike to Lion Creek Pass is a rather long one — about 10 miles, with...

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Police investigating alleged armed robbery

August 14, 2019 at 7:38 am | Hungry Horse News Teens were caught last week in connection with an armed robbery in Columbia Falls. According to a press release by the Columbia Falls Police Department, one of the robbers approached the victim behi...

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The Blotter: Pot smoking neighbors a problem

August 14, 2019 at 7:37 am | Hungry Horse News Aug. 6 Report of motorbikes doing brodies at a bed and breakfast on Third Avenue. Report of a female with mental health issues who may have a gun. Fender bender on Nucleus. Aug. 7 A woman called t...

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