Encouraging news for western Montana regarding the flooding of the Clark Fork River. Water levels are receding, and there may be an update for evacuees soon.

A transient is in jail on $50,000 bond after he allegedly raped an unconscious woman on the lawn of the Missoula County Courthouse on Sunday evening.

A one-vehicle rollover near Trout Creek has taken the life of a 72 year-old man and injured six others, including children. Only one was wearing a seat belt.

80 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms in western Montana today, with highs near 70.