Missoula City/County Reporter
The Missoula County Board of Commissioners voted on Thursday morning to authorize an application for a campground plan review to the Montana Department of Health and Human Services that will allow camping by unhoused people.
In a news release on Thursday morning, the city-county health department said there are 46 people currently hospitalized due to COVID. The previous record was 42.
Supporters of child care tax credits gathered outside of U.S. Sen. Jon Tester's Missoula office on Wednesday afternoon in a push to make them permanent.
Incumbent Missoula mayor John Engen and challenger Jacob Elder advanced in the 2021 municipal primary after final election night totals were posted early Wednesday morning.
As the tabulation machines began to hum and start the process of counting votes in the 2021 municipal primary election around 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Missoula County election judge Andy Nelson got busy.
Ballots can be dropped off at the Election Center at 140 N. Russell Street until 8 p.m. Tuesday.
On Sunday, Marshall Mountain will be host to a party featuring free smoothies, disc golf, live music, bike races and other festivities.
Missoula County reported 114 new cases on Friday and has 852 active cases.
Missoula County passed its $173.8 million budget for the next fiscal year on Thursday morning