Category Archives: Great Falls

Downtown groups seeking proposals for wayfinding plan

The Business Improvement District in cooperation with the Downtown Development Partnership and the City of Great Falls, has released a request for proposals for a wayfinding plan for the city. The DDP is planning to pursue a planning grant from the Montana Department of Commerce’s Montana Main Street Program for the development of a wayfinding plan. The city will provide

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UPDATE: Three police, three firefighters injured in overnight incidents

Three Great Falls police officers and three firefighters were injured in three separate incidents overnight, according to an Oct. 19 post from Great Falls Police and Great Falls Fire Rescue. Three firefighters and one police officer were struck by a vehicle while responding to a domestic disturbance on the east end of town. During a press conference Saturday afternoon, GFPD

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Section of River’s Edge Trail closed to fix drainage issues

A portion of the River’s Edge Trail is closed temporarily for a construction project. Montana State Parks is closing the trail beginning Oct. 17 until construction is complete to improve storm water drainage issues on the portion of trail that often floods and becomes impassable. The closed section of trail is located on the east side of Giant Springs Road

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History Museum hosting holiday open house, concerts on Nov. 9

Enjoy live music, a holiday open house and a presentation by local author John Stephenson-Love on Nov. 9 and The History Museum. Melissa Smith who will be playing the museum’s restored 1925 Chickering grand piano in the Ozark Club. Smith is an accomplished pianist who will be performing popular holiday music beginning at 12:30 p.m. in the museum’s third and

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Malmstrom conducting training exercise over next two weeks

The 341st Missile Wing will be conducting training exercises over the next two weeks on and around Malmstrom Air Force Base. The community can expect an increased presence of emergency vehicles, convoys and helicopters Oct.18-29, according to a Malmstrom release. Installation gate access may be affected as enhanced security procedures are performed on inbound traffic. “The exercise involves extensive planning and

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Small business centers expanding in Montana, including Great Falls

Three Small Business Development Centers are expanding across the state, including the Great Falls center, which is based in the Great Falls Development Authority. The Great Falls center has hired Rich Gannon to fill a new rural business adviser position. The position was created to make business assistance more accessible in rural communities. The adviser will be based in Cut

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Two Neighborhood Councils meet next week

Two Neighborhood Councils meet next week. Neighborhood Council 5 meets in the Great Falls Clinic Specialty Center Conference Room, 3000 15th Ave. S., at 7 p.m. Oct. 21. Agenda items include new business, old business and neighborhood concerns. During new business, the council will review, revise and adopt a resolution that recommends a Madison Food Park impact evaluation by the City

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Informed Citizen series continues tonight with journalist panel at Great Falls library

The Informed Citizen series continues this week at the Great Falls Public Library, supported by a grant from Humanities Montana, in partnership with Enbar. The three-part series is focused on the local news landscape and the state of the news industry. Tonight, at the Great Falls Public Library, the series will have a panel with local news media leaders, including The Electric, Great

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