Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Kalispell Montana
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1. Kalispell, MT | Continuous News and Weather
MISSOULA - The State of Montana says oil train traffic has increased several hundred percent over the past decade, driven largely by oil development in the Bakken oil fields.
2. More than 860 Roadkill Salvage Permits Issued in First Year of Law
Roadkill. Itís whatís for dinner. One year after Montana lawmakers passed a measure legalizing the collection of roadkill, 865 permits have been issued statewide, with Flathead County residents acquiring the most of any county, according to figures from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks.
3. Kalispell police chief hopes to curb distracted driving accidents through law
KALISPELL - Most already know that using your phone while driving can be distracting. Several cities in Montana have laws against it, but Flathead County's largest city does not.
4. No charges filed in shooting death of grizzly bear in Sanders County
KALISPELL -- Montana wildlife officials have completed their investigation into last month's fatal shooting of a grizzly bear in the Lower Thompson River area.
5. Deer Harvest Slightly Ahead of Last Year in Northwest Montana
Deer harvest in northwest Montana is slightly ahead of last year at the same point in the season, according to check station results around Region One.
6. Deer harvest slightly ahead of last year in NW Montana
Deer harvest in northwest Montana is slightly ahead of last year at the same point in the season, according to check station results around Region One.
7. Tuesday Montana news headlines
MISSOULA - Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and that means people are hitting the road - that has airport and road officials are getting ready for what is expected to be a busy travel week. Thanksgiving signals the beginning of long drives for those getting out to see family. Montana AAA says the national average for road travel is up 4.3% this year, but it's a much bigger factor in ...
8. Missoula, MT | Continuous News and Weather
KALISPELL - There's less than a week left before general hunting season ends and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks tells us that it has been a successful one.
9. 3 missing after fishing trip to Montana lake
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) ó Law enforcement officers in northern Montana are searching a lake for three people who were reported missing when they failed to return from a weekend fishing trip.
10. Speaker names House committees
HELENA ó House Speaker Austin Knudsen, R-Culbertson, has announced the following chairs and members of Montana House committees for the 2015 Legislature:

James J. Hill of the Great Northern Railroad founded Kalispell in 1891. Since that time, the City of Kalispell has continued to grow in population reaching an estimated 20,000 in 2007. As the largest city in Northwest Montana, Kalispell serves as the county seat and commercial center of Flathead County. The City is considered a secondary trade center with a trade area of approximately 130,000. The city also is home to one of the top 100 hospitals in America, Kalispell Regional, which boasts a 100-bed facility, and a physician staff of 139 doctors.

Historic Bridge in Kalispell

Perhaps the greatest asset of the city is its location. Nestled in a beautiful valley, Kalispell is only 31 miles from Glacier national Park 22 miles from Hungary Horse Dam. Skiers have access to Big Mountain Ski Resort and Black Tail Ski Resort each only 17 miles away. And for the water enthusiast, Flathead Lake is only 7 miles away, boasting over 27 miles of continuous waterways. With the best of both winter and summer fun, Kalispell is truly a unique and marvelous destination.

Conditions for Kalispell, MT at 7:12 pm MST

Current Conditions:
Fog, 31 F

Forecast:
Tue - Rain/Snow. High: 38 Low: 32
Wed - Rain/Snow. High: 38 Low: 36
Thu - Showers. High: 41 Low: 37
Fri - Showers. High: 38 Low: 14
Sat - Snow Showers. High: 14 Low: -6

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