The Missoula City Council voted 9-3 on Monday night after several hours of debate to approve the purchase of the Sleepy Inn Motel to house those who are quarantined or isolated due to COVID 19.

Jared Kuntz, the man accused of brutally beating a young mother and then two brothers has been placed in jail in $250,000 bond.

A man came home early Saturday morning to find a burglar in his home. The suspect is in jail on a charge of felony burglary.

Sunny and mild in western Montana today, with highs in the mid 60's.