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HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Communities bordering Yellowstone National Park were isolated and tourists stranded Tuesday after record floodwaters knocked out roads and bridges in Montana and Wyoming and forced the closure of all entrances to the park. The flooding followed a torrent of rain that combined with a rapidly melting snowpack and came just as…

The flooding in Yellowstone and southwest Montana continues to wash away houses, bridges, and roads. According to the National Park Service, “All inbound traffic through all entrances is closed at this time due to extremely hazardous conditions from unprecedented amounts of rainfall. Roads in the northern portion of the park are also closed due to…

*****UPDATE: Children have been located and are safe. Thank you for your assistance!***** AMBER Alert (according to a recent Facebook update) has been issued for “Brodie Potter 4yoa Indian,”  “Marcelina Potter 7 yoa Indian,” and “Harley/Hailey Potter 6yoa Indian.” Taken by Serna Perea and Shelina Blackburn (AKA Noseep). Possibly in a Gray 2018 Ford Focus…

Big Horn Radio Network walked away with pride this past Saturday after attending the 2022 Wyoming Association of Broadcasters Award Banquet.  The banquet was held at the Buffalo Bill Center of West and was attended by close to 200 broadcasters from around the state.   The Master of Ceremonies was Big Horn Radio Network’s  Rita…

A fatal crash took place near milepost 17 on Wyoming 294 north of Powell on June 12, 2022, according to the Wyoming Highway Patrol. Highway Patrol troopers were notified of a motorcycle collision around 12:20 a.m. A recent press release states, “A 2006 Harley Davidson was south on Wyoming 294 when the motorcycle collided with…

The Cody Cubs were in Three Forks, Mont., this weekend for the Gallatin Valley Tournament.  The Cubs would go 3-2 over the three days, playing against 5 different legion teams out of Montana. Cody got wins against Gallatin Valley, Lewistown and Dillon. The Cubs would fall to Havre and the Bitterroot Red Sox. The Cubs…

The devastation from the Rock Creek flood event in Red Lodge, Montana is continuing this afternoon (June 13th, 2022). Folks in Red Lodge are doing water and supply runs according to Ironhorn Weddings on Facebook as well as Carbon Alerts. Carbon Alerts states, “Filled and unfilled sandbags are available at the County Shop in Red…

As a bipartisan resolution is reached in the U.S. Senate, the Wyoming Republican Party declares no measure of “gun safety” is acceptable and must be defeated. After intense discussions, the U.S. Senate has reached a consensus for a new “gun safety” bill to respond to the recent wave of tragic mass shootings, including the one…

Matt Hall, Mayor of Cody and Barry Cooke, City Administrator, spoke about the budget and how they arrive at the numbers for the city.  The mayor says that Cody is doing well and benefits from the sales tax and property taxes going up.  They also talked about Amendment A which you can vote for in…

Most of the northern section of Yellowstone National Park – which typically stays open year-round – is now closed indefinitely, and visitors are being evacuated due to heavy flooding and rockslides. Summer 2022 has been a year of intense weather and road closures in Yellowstone National Park. Since the park opened for the summer season…


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