Missoula Crime: Lots of Assaults and 'Meth in a Cheetos Bag'
From an assault with a bodily fluid and surreptitious visual observation cases to drugs in a snack bag, Missoula crimes kept the courts busy.
Montana Morning News State Headlines for Friday, January 19
Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and many others will speak at an event in Paradise, Montana on Saturday.
$50,000 Bail for Man Accused of Armed Robbery – Car Theft
James Wages appeared in Missoula Justice Court on Thursday charged with seven counts of felony car theft, along with the theft of 19 scratch-off lottery tickets at gunpoint.
Lake County Jail at Capacity, Puts 1,600 Felony Warrants on Hold
A report by the National Institute of Corrections indicates that Lake County, Montana needs a new jail, it’s something Sheriff Don Bell has known for a while.
Coldest Town In The World Breaks Thermometer at -88 Degrees
Earlier this week, the temperature plummeted to -88 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperature was so cold, that it actually broke the town's famed thermometer.
Steelhead Anglers Involved in 'Caddyshack' Boat Wreck
steelhead anglers in Oregon recently had to abandon ship, when a 31 foot Bayliner crashed into their 20 foot fishing boat.
Cliven Bundy to Speak About Western Property Rights in Montana
Cliven Bundy, the Nevada rancher now famous for a standoff with the Bureau of Land Management in 2014 was released from prison on January 8, and one of his first public appearances will be in Northwest Montana.
Arlee Shooting Victim Identified - Suspect Released From Custody
The victim in Wednesday afternoon’s fatal shooting has been identified. Sheriff Don Bell said the incident occurred just after 3:30 p.m. at a residence in Arlee.
Police Want To Talk With Anyone Who Witnessed Homeless Man Attack
On Sunday, Missoula Police arrested John Ostermann for allegedly assaulting another man near a store front on East Broadway.