Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Dumpster Diving

By Christie Burns

Sunday 11/18

8:46 a.m. Goats were seen on a Columbia Falls man’s property.

11:42 a.m. A yellow dog on Valley View Court has the ability to open doors and shimmy under fences.

2:29 p.m. A resident of Riverside Drive reportedly heard two loud explosions.

2:35 p.m. A couple people in Creston reported an intoxicated woman who drove into a parked car and nearly hit a couple of joggers. Someone took a picture of her stumbling around.

3:12 p.m. Someone reported that a donkey was in danger of being ignited by a burning slash pile. An animal warden found that the donkey was not in danger of being burned.

4:33 p.m. Reportedly, a dog in Evergreen is always tied up outside and subject to its owner’s beatings. The animal warden found the dog to be happy, healthy and free of restraints. The owner did admit to twice swatting the dog’s behind.

4:38 p.m. Someone claimed that a man who drives a big blue truck full of guns was drinking a beer and digging through dumpsters.

5:02 p.m. A woman on Highway 35 in Kalispell claimed that the person who loaned her a dog kennel was at her home to retrieve it. She stated that she needed the kennel and was hoping she might have some legal rights that would allow her to keep it. She was advised to return the kennel and get her own.

5:16 p.m. Someone reported that a log was on Highway 35 in Bigfork.

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