Park officials announced early Friday morning that all 50 miles of the iconic alpine byway are open to motorized traffic for the first time since 2019; additional entry tickets added to online reservation portal
The Blackfeet Nation enacted strict virus control measures that included cutting off access to the park’s east side, a decision that kept infection rates low on the reservation and won support from park leaders
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Craig Allen McCrea, 36, of Ronan, remains jailed on $1 million bail after Lake County detectives connected him to several fires in the Polson area, including the Boulder 2700 fire that last summer resulted in hundreds of emergency evacuations and the loss of a dozen homes