Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Shattered Window and a Swollen Nose

By Heather Jurva

Thursday 4/15

6:54 a.m. Although a car was reportedly on its top in a field on Highway 2, authorities could not locate the supposed accident.

9:35 a.m. A stolen vehicle on North Ferndale Drive turned out to be part of a civil issue. The car has been parked until the owners can work it out.

11:00 a.m. A cable line dangled five feet about the ground on Tamarack Lane in Columbia Falls. The local cable company attended to the problem.

11:53 a.m. A car that had been left on Highway 206 due to mechanical problems was not stolen but had been towed by authorities.

12:20 p.m. Goats munched on a neighbor’s hedges on Grande Vista Drive.

12:22 p.m. Someone in Coram has apparently been receiving unwanted text messages and disturbing pictures on their cell phone.

2:31 p.m. Tracks in a field and a broken fence on Beartrap Road are suspected to be part of a neighborhood land dispute.

3:14 p.m. A purse found on Antelope Trail in Whitefish contained an unknown amount of marijuana. The owner of the purse claimed to know nothing of the drugs.

4:16 p.m. A local motorist reports that his passenger-side window “exploded” as he was traveling down Highway 93. The cause of the break could not be determined.

5:46 p.m. Someone on Lower Valley Road called to report that an airplane landed in the field across from their home. Authorities contacted the pilot, who had landed due to mechanical problems.

5:58 p.m. A pile of brush obstructed Highway 2.

6:01 p.m. A duck was taken to the local “bird lady” for rehabilitation after its bottom bill was somehow ripped off, making it impossible for it to eat.

6:15 p.m. In Evergreen, a bicyclist ran into a vehicle. The rider walked away from the accident with a swollen nose.

8:37 p.m. An 11-year-old was bitten by a neighbor’s poodle on Helena Flats Road.

8:55 p.m. Two large dogs killed two domestic rabbits in Hungry Horse.

9:19 p.m. A resident of Farm to Market Road called to report that a neighbor was trying to run over the reporting party’s husband with a car. As is turns out, each household has a restraining order in place against the other and the parties were advised to separate.

11:44 p.m. One neighbor harassed another on Farm to Market Road, reportedly calling the reporting party a “pedophile” and yelling “bang bang.”

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