Category: Media Release

  • 1.3.23 M Trail Rescue

    PRESS RELEASE M Trail Rescue On January 3, 2023, at 3:15pm, Gallatin County dispatch received a call for a paraglider who was injured on the M Trail. Gallatin County Sheriff Search and Rescue volunteers from the Valley Section along with American Medical Response, Bridger Canyon Fire, and U.S. Forest Service responded to the M Trail. Gallatin […]

  • Pedestrian Fatality 12/31/22

      Belgrade Police Department 91. E. Central Ave, Belgrade, MT 59717 Phone | 406.388.4262 Dustin E. Lensing, Chief of Police | David Keen, Deputy Chief ________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release: BELGRADE, MT- On December 31, 2022, at approximately 7:43pm, personnel from the Belgrade Police Department, Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office and Central Valley Fire District responded to […]

  • 12.26.22 Buck Ridge Snowmobile Rescue

    PRESS RELEASE BUCK RIDGE TRAIL RESCUE On December 26, 2022, at 1:33 pm, Gallatin County dispatch received a call that a snowmobiler had sustained a leg injury on Buck Ridge Trail. Gallatin County Sheriff Search and Rescue (GCSSAR) Big Sky Section and Big Sky Fire responded to assist with the call. A GCSSAR team snowmobiled […]

  • 12.19.22 Horse Butte Snowmobile Rescue

    PRESS RELEASE HORSE BUTTE INJURED SNOWMOBILER                  On Monday, December 19, 2022, at 10:54 a.m. the West Yellowstone Police Department dispatch center received a 911 call from a snowmobiler on Horse Butte, 7 miles northwest of West Yellowstone. The passenger of a two-up snowmobile had become trapped underneath after […]

  • City of Belgrade Parking Ordinance Revision

    For immediate release: December 16, 2022   City of Belgrade Parking Ordinance Revision 2023 On January 4, 2023, City of Belgrade Revised Parking Ordinance 5-4 will take effect. Major changes to the existing ordinance include some of the following: Penalties for violation of the ordinance will change from a misdemeanor offense to a civil penalty […]

  • Interstate 90 Traffic Between Bozeman and Belgrade Limited

    For immediate release: December 14, 2022 As of 3:20 PM on Wednesday, Dec. 14, travel on Interstate 90 between Bozeman and Belgrade is down to one lane each in both the eastbound and westbound lanes at extremely slow speeds. Responders from across the area have been responding to more than a dozen crashes. If you […]

  • Gallatin County Treatment Court Christmas Celebration

    For immediate release: December 13, 2022 Media Contact: Andrea Lower, Treatment Court Coordinator 406-582-3700 andrea.lower@gallatin.mt.gov Gallatin County Treatment Court Christmas Celebration Gallatin County Treatment Court will be holding its annual celebration on Friday, Dec. 16. Treatment Court will begin at 9 AM in the 18th Judicial District Court- Judge John Brown’s courtroom, Room 129- at […]

  • 12.11.22 Bozeman Urban Search

    PRESS RELEASE Bozeman Urban Search On Sunday, December 11, 2022, at 3:22 a.m., Bozeman Police responded to a report of a developmentally disabled person that was missing and possibly walking around outside without proper winter gear.  After an extensive search of the residence Bozeman Police requested assistance from Gallatin County Sheriff Search and Rescue to […]

  • 12.10.22 Carrot Basin Rescue

    PRESS RELEASE   Carrot Basin Rescue   On December 10th, 2022, at 2:23 P.M., Gallatin County Dispatch received a call that a snowmobiler had sustained serious injuries to their lower leg near the Carrot Basin area of Big Sky. Another snowmobile rider had placed the call for help using his satellite phone from the trail. […]

  • Law Enforcement Responds to False Report of Shooting in Manhattan

    For immediate release: Dec. 9, 2022 At approximately 10 AM on Friday, Dec. 9, Gallatin County 911 received a report of an active shooter at the Manhattan Library next to the school. Units immediately responded and were on scene within minutes. Upon investigation, this appears to be a “swatting” incident, which is a false emergency […]