8674876_G New Two Bear Air Helicopter gets plenty of use fighting summer blazes

By MTN News–KALISPELL – During this historic fire season for Northwest Montana, Firefighters and emergency services have been able to use a number of new resources including the Two Bear Air Helicopter. Footage of the fires has been taken using the FLIR infrared camera aboard the helicopter and then been used to help map many… Read more »

vlcsnap-2015-07-06-10h01m12s377 Hiker rescued near Scotchman summit

CDAPress Cour d Alene, Idaho CLARK FORK – A helicopter was used to pluck a hiker who fell ill near the summit of Scotchman Peak on Thursday. Bonner County EMS said dispatchers received a call at 10:54 a.m. about a hiker, a male reported to be in his 60s, who was suffering symptoms of a… Read more »

GNP Cliff rescue 6-27-15 b Injured Climber Rescued in Glacier Park

By SAMUEL WILSON/Daily Inter Lake Daily Inter Lake Click Here to Watch Rescue Video Jack Beard is lucky to be alive. The Kalispell mountain climber is hospitalized in stable condition after falling more than 600 feet Saturday in the northeast corner of Glacier National Park. Beard, 60, was attempting to scale the glacial wall beneath… Read more »