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National firm buys Torrent Technologies

KALISPELL — National insurance company Marsh USA has purchased a Kalispell-based flood insurance business.

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Idaho hunter found alive after 5-day search

BOISE, Idaho — A hunter missing for five days in north-central Idaho has been found alive.

October 17, 2014 9:12 amLoading…

Court orders new rape trial for Kalispell man

HELENA — The Montana Supreme Court has reversed the 2012 conviction of a Kalispell man found guilty of raping an 11-year-old girl.

October 09, 2014 12:28 pmLoading…

Armed, suicidal man safely taken into custody by Kalispell police

KALISPELL — A man reported to be armed and suicidal was taken into custody by Kalispell Police Monday morning after nearly three hours of negotiations.

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Kalispell man sentenced for embezzlement

KALISPELL — A Kalispell man who stole scrap iron from his employer and made unauthorized charges on a company credit card has been given a suspended sentence and must pay nearly $60,000 in restitution to the foundation repair company where he worked.

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5 arrested in Internet sex sting plead not guilty

KALISPELL — Five Kalispell-area men have pleaded not guilty to sexual abuse of children after being arrested by members of the Montana Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

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Sheriff releases name of Kalispell Walmart worker killed in fall

KALISPELL – Larry Wurtz has been identified as the Kalispell Walmart employee who died after falling from a movable staircase in a back room of the store last week.

August 28, 2014 1:54 pmLoading…

OSHA reviews conflicting accounts, response time in Kalispell Walmart worker's death

KALISPELL – The investigation into the death of a Kalispell Walmart employee on Friday is looking at the time it took an ambulance crew to reach the victim, the area director of the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration told the Missoulian on Wednesday.

August 27, 2014 5:02 pmLoading…
Kalispell pilot fulfills childhood dream of flying as an Air Force Thunderbird

Kalispell pilot fulfills childhood dream of flying as an Air Force Thunderbird

KALISPELL – Jason Curtis will have a lot on his mind this weekend.

August 27, 2014 9:30 am Photos



Kalispell Walmart employee falls off ladder, dies

KALISPELL — The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating after an employee at the Kalispell Walmart fell from a ladder and died.

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Gazette opinion: No place like home for 2,500 Montana students

Gazette opinion: No place like home for 2,500 Montana students

A school bus soon will resume its afternoon route taking McKinley Elementary students to downtown motels where they are staying with their parents. Another bus will transport children from the Montana Rescue Mission Women’s and Family Shelter to Washington Elementary. All around Billings, ch…

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United plans direct winter flight from Chicago to Kalispell

KALISPELL — Seasonal airline service into Glacier Park International Airport is nothing new — demand increases greatly in the summer, thanks to the nearby national park the airport is named for — but when the flights come and go in winter, it is.

August 15, 2014 12:30 pmLoading…
Logging in Siberia: Kalispell man to be featured on Discovery Channel

Logging in Siberia: Kalispell man to be featured on Discovery Channel

MISSOULA — A Kalispell man will be featured on an upcoming reality show series about the trials and tribulations of logging under brutal conditions deep in the Siberian wilds.

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Whitefish man pleads guilty to stealing from crash victim

KALISPELL — A Whitefish man has pleaded guilty to stealing items from the home of a Flathead County deputy while the deputy was hospitalized and recuperating from injuries suffered in a head-on collision.

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Abortion foe forced Kalispell clinic out of building

KALISPELL – For NARAL Pro-Choice Montana, a group that advocates for abortion rights, the connections between what has happened this year to the Kalispell family medical clinic that provided the only abortion services in the Flathead Valley, and the anti-abortion Hope Pregnancy Ministries of…

April 03, 2014 10:31 amLoading…

Kalispell authorities ID victims in apparent murder-suicide

KALISPELL — Authorities have released the names of a Kalispell couple that died in an apparent murder-suicide.

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Kalispell father files suit over son’s Bakken oilfield death, alleges negligence

KALISPELL — The father of a Kalispell man killed while working in the Bakken oil field filed suit against two out-of-state oil companies this week, alleging that inappropriate and negligent use of equipment led to the death of his 22-year-old son.

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Kalispell police investigating apparent murder-suicide

KALISPELL — Police in Kalispell are investigating the deaths of two people in an apparent murder-suicide.

March 25, 2014 10:27 amLoading…

Kalispell man pleads guilty to DUI crash, 2 died

KALISPELL — A Kalispell man has pleaded guilty to killing two men in a drunken driving crash last fall.

March 20, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
Montana's unusual place names

Montana's unusual place names

This photo gallery sheds light on the origins of some of the more unusual names in Montana.

March 19, 2014 4:08 pm Photos



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