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Report Shows Missoula Housing Market Is Expanding

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A new report shows the Missoula Housing market is expanding. Last year home sales were the highest they've been since 2007. More>>

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Griz Breakfast Burrito Makes Bracket Of 32 Best College Campus Eats

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The University of Montana's famous Griz breakfast burrito once again gains national attention. More>>

Ravalli Co. Commissioners Put Lawsuit Against Treasurer On Hold

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Ravalli County Commissioners put plans to file a lawsuit against the Ravalli County Treasurer on hold. More>>

No Serious Injuries In Missoula Garage Fire

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No one is hurt after an early morning garage fire in Missoula, but Missoula firefighters said it was a close call. More>>

Dept. of Justice Files Extension in Van Valkenburg Lawsuit

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U.S. Attorney Michael Cotter says the Department of Justice needs more time to respond to a lawsuit filed by the Missoula County Attorney's office. And... County Attorney Fred Van Valkenburg agrees.The More>>

Menus Could Change Due To Rising Food Prices

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Economists say the price of some types of food is more than 10-percent higher than what they were at this time last year. More>>

Renovations Okayed For Kalispell Grandstand

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Flathead county commissioners are giving the go ahead for a fairgrounds fix-up. More>>

Tickets To See Thunderbirds On Sale

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The Thunderbirds are coming back to town in August and you can save your seat now. More>>

People Ask Commissioners To Explain FEMA Grant Termination

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Thursday morning several people asked the Flathead county commissioners to explain their decision to back out of a federal grant that would help stabilize a bluff off Whitefish Stage Road. More>>

Kalispell Downtown Plan Needs Tax Dollars

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The Kalispell Urban Renewal Agency is asking city council to put their money where their mouth is. More>>

Affordable Care Act Costing Less Than Expected

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The Congressional Budget Office said the Affordable Care Act is going to cost the federal government less than previously anticipated. More>>

Brewers Fight Back Against FDA's Proposed Animal Feed Regulation

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A battle brews between beer makers and the Food and Drug Administration. More>>

UM Launches Study To Improve Student Transportation

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The University of Montana looks to improve transportation for current and future UM students, including those who will attend the new Missoula College. More>>

Briggs Accomplices Appear In Court

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Two people appear in court on Wednesday after allegedly helping sex offender, Kevin Briggs escape his shackles and elude police. More>>

Forest Service Encourages Year-Round Use Of Ski Areas

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The US Forest Service is trying to encourage ski areas to make use of their federal land year-round. More>>

Libby Dam Increases Flow To Max Out Electricity Output

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Officials at Libby dam are gearing up from some heavy spring runoff. More>>

People Stay Despite Contamination, City Looks To Expand Services

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Some people's worry about the contamination coming from the defunct aluminum plant in Columbia Falls has caused them to pack up and leave town, but city officials say overall the population is holding steady. More>>

Mansfield Conference Puts Spotlight on Human Trafficking

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Studies show more than 17,000 people are being trafficked across the U.S. every year. More>>

Missoula Reviews Credit Card, Mobile Parking Pay Options

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The streets of Missoula could have new meter technology installed to make parking easier and faster for drivers. More>>

Coroner Releases Name of Man in Motorcycle Crash Death

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Authorities release the name of the man who died in a motorcycle crash off Highway 93 on Monday. More>>

Sheriff's Office Searches for East Missoula Stalking Suspects

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The Missoula County Sheriff's Office is asking the public to help identify two men accused of stalking three young girls in East Missoula. More>>

Work Gets Rolling On Downtown Kalispell Roads

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If you've been driving through downtown Kalispell, you might notice it's taking longer than usual. More>>

Ranchers Can Sign Up For Past Disaster Relief

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Ranchers who suffered livestock losses in 2012 and 2013 can now sign up for disaster relief. More>>

April Proclaimed Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Week

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Mayor John Engen calls on the community to end child abuse. More>>

Firefighters Prepare For 2014 Wildfire Season

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Wildfire season is just about here, and the Missoula Fire Department and Missoula Rural Fire District are already gearing up. More>>

Officials Warn Lolo Residents Of Flash Flood Risks

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Emergency officials are warning residents along Highway 12, affected by last summer's Lolo Complex Fires, to prepare for flooding, debris slides and flash flooding. A team made up of local response More>>

Will Fourth Try Be A Charm For Whitefish Developer?

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For the fourth time in a year, Community Infill Partners is pitching plans for a subdivision on East Second Street in Whitefish. More>>

Panel Discussion Kicks off Prescription Drug Awareness Week

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Experts said prescription drug misuse is one of the biggest healthcare problems in the U.S. today. More>>

Missoula Runner Honors Boston Bombing Victims

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One year ago today, two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing three people and injuring more than 200 others. More>>

Whitefish Lake Lodge Asks To Expand Marina

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Whitefish Lake Lodge asks for more places to park boats and more marina. More>>

Butte's Jewish Community Celebrates Passover

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For the second straight night, Jews across the world will sit down for a second Seder to continue the celebration of Passover. More>>

No City Trespassing Charges Filed in Avalanche Case

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The Missoula City Attorney said they will not file trespassing charges against any of the snowboarders who triggered the Mount Jumbo avalanche in February. More>>

Fee Free Weekend For National Parks

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This week is National Park Week and you can celebrate in Glacier National Park for free. More>>

Flathead Job Fair Attracts More Than 70 Employers

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More than seventy companies looking to hire will all be in one place tomorrow. More>>

Missoula Encourages "Smart911" Signups

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Missoula county officials are encouraging community members to sign up for a free service to help emergency responders tailor their response to an individual or family's unique needs. More>>

Van Valkenburg Speaks On Filing No Charges In Avalanche Death

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The Missoula County Attorney's Office announced on Monday, no charges will be filed against anyone in connection with the Mount Jumbo avalanche that killed one person, and buried two others. More>>

Crews Help Lolo Residents Prepare For Potential Flooding

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Emergency officials are visiting residents along Highway 12 in Lolo on Tuesday to talk about potential flooding and debris slides that could come as a result of the 2013 Lolo Complex Fire. More>>

South Part of Mount Jumbo Reopens

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After being closed for the winter, part of Mount Jumbo is now open to the community More>>

Five Charged In Helping Briggs Escape

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Charges are now filed against five people accused of helping a convicted rapist, who walked out of the Gallatin County Law and Justice Center in February. More>>

CMC Responds To St. Pat's Obstetric Program Announcement

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Community Medical Center officials said they're saddened to hear the news of Providence St. Patrick Hospital's decision to move into obstetrics and neonatal intensive care. More>>

Training Tip: Come When Called

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This week trainer Jean Biggins and Bosco bring us "how to come when called." More>>

Sen. Walsh Aims to Reduce Student Loan Debt

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Senator John Walsh visits the University of Montana about reducing student loan debt and college affordability. Senator Walsh met with UM faculty, staff and students to learn about the challenges of More>>

Rhino Bar Employees Learn to Prevent Sexual Violence

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The Rhino bar in Missoula was crowded on Monday, but at a much earlier hour than usual. More>>

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  • Frontage Road Crash Victim Identified

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