Contact Us
fire

fire

Fish Creek Fire
Photo courtesy of NBC Montana
[

U.S. Forest Service Orders Evacuations in Parts of Mineral, Missoula Counties

Lightning sparked a fire that ignited Thursday in the Ninemile Ranger District. It’s grown to 2,900 acres since then. The fire is located about 15 miles southwest of Tarkio, west of Missoula. 

Read More|Comment

Credit: David McNew / Getty Images
Credit: David McNew / Getty Images
[

Montana Close to Record for Bad Air Quality

Air quality has been a major problem in western Montana this summer, and many are wondering if this is the worst summer for breathing ever recorded. According to Meteorologist Chris Gibson, it isn’t quite the worst, but it is pretty close

Read More|Comment

Fire
Photo by Justin Sullivan/ Getty Images
[

17 Homes Evacuated, 30 on Standby as Napoleon Fire Explodes

Fires in northwest Montana are leading to evacuation orders in Essex near Glacier National Park, and along the Bull River Highway north of Noxon.

Read More|Comment

Scotty-Brown-Fire
Photo Courtesy of NBC Montana
[

Scotty Brown Fire Contained After Threatening Nearby Structures

After a week-long closure due to the Scotty Brown Wildland Fire, DNRC spokesman Jordan Koppen has good news for those that want to travel down the River Junction Road.

Read More|Comment

Category: Local News Tags: , ,
firefighting gear
[

Morrell Complex Fire Prompts Trail Closures Near Seeley Lake

A fire complex north of Seeley Lake has prompted the closure of several popular trails.

Read More|Comment

Seeley Lake Fires
Photo courtesy of John Galland/NBC Montana
[

New Fire Complex Burning Near Seeley Lake

Forest Service officials say three fires make up a new fire complex burning in steep, remote, forested terrain northeast of Seeley Lake.

Read More|Comment

Lightning
Photo courtesy of Qualisiasi/Flickr
[

Mother Nature Versus Missoula Round Two? City and County Emergency Crews Prepped – Red Flag Warnings Set

City and county emergency services are prepared for possible thunderstorms and high winds which are forecast to hit western Montana Friday evening. As rain starts to dribble down the KGVO window, the National Weather Service is already predicting damaging winds and isolated thunderstorms. 

Read More|Comment

Wildfire
Photo by Mark Gibson
[

Type II Incident Management Team Ordered to Lightning Fire

The Weigel Fire started Tuesday, August 11, about 24 miles Northeast of Libby.

Read More|Comment

Fire Danger
[

Four Small Wildfires Yet to be Contained in Bitterroot National Forest – Future Weather Doesn’t Look Helpful

Firefighters have responded to and extinguished over 30 wildfires in the Bitterroot National Forest this summer, but 18 new wildfires were started by lightning this week and all but four are currently contained.

Read More|Comment

Glacier National Park
Photo by Danita Delimont/ Getty Images
[

Montana Father and Son Rescued From Fire on Hike

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Whitefish man and his son were rescued from Glacier National Park's backcountry shortly after a fire began Sunday afternoon.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkgvo.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KGVO Club VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KGVO Club VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.