Montana’s first case of monkey pox confirmed in Flathead County

HELENA – State health officials report that monkeypox virus has arrived in Montana. The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) and Flathead City-County Health Department today confirmed a single suspected case of monkeypox virus infection in an adult in Flathead County. The first tests were completed Friday at the Montana State Public … Read more

At least 5 dead in ‘mass casualty’ vehicle pile-up on Montana highway – National

At least five people have died after a dust storm, fueled by wind gusts over 60 mph, caused a buildup on Interstate 90 in Montana Friday night, authorities said. At least 20 vehicles crashed and Montana Highway Patrol Sgt. Jay Nelson said authorities believe the weather was the cause. “It looks like there was a … Read more