News and Press Releases

  • Community | Fri Apr 20th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 19, 2012

    Contact: Susie McIntyre
    Great Falls Library

  • Planning and Community Development | Fri Apr 13th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The 2012 Great Falls-Cascade County Historic Preservation Awards is Thursday May 24, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in the Missouri Room of the Civic Center.  Come discover Cascade County’s hidden gems. The reception is free and open to the public.

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 13th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE: April 13, 2012
    CONTACT: Giles Salyer, Parks Superintendent - 406-771-1265

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Apr 12th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Great Falls will be the site for Montana Senior Olympics again this year - June 7-9. The games are open to individuals 50 years of age and over. Sports include Archery, Basketball, Bowling, Cycling, Field and Track, Golf, Horseshoes, Racewalk, Racquetball, Road Race, Swimming, Table Tennis and Tennis.

  • Park and Recreation | Tue Apr 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The 33rd Annual Ice Breaker Road Race is this Sunday, April 22, 2012. Join over 3,400 runners, joggers and fitness walkers in this exciting, family-friendly event!

  • Animal Shelter | Tue Apr 10th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


    DATE: April 10, 2012
    CONTACT: Jennifer Reichelt, Deputy City Manager – 455-8417
     

  • Community | Tue Apr 10th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 11, 2012

    Contact: Jude Smith, 453-0349
     

  • Fire | Tue Apr 10th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Fire | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    A potent spring storm is heading through Montana. Rain and snow will be coming through central Montana into northcentral/northeast Montana Friday and over the holiday weekend, which could create blizzard conditions. Travelers are asked to use precaution when driving.
     

  • Community | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: April 6, 2012
    Jim Heckel, 454-1465, jheckel8 [at] msn [dot] com

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: April 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Patty Rearden, 406-771-1265
    Deputy Park & Recreation Director

  • Park and Recreation | Fri Apr 6th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: April 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Giles Salyer, Park Superintendent - 406-771-1265

  • Public Works | Thu Apr 5th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    There will be a Utility Rate Presentation for members of the public on Tuesday, April 10, at 6:30 p.m. in the Gibson Room of the Civic Center (2 Park Drive South). This is an opportunity for residents to receive information and ask questions regarding the proposed water and sewer utility rate increases prior to the Public Hearing on April 17.

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Apr 5th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: April 5, 2012
    CONTACT: Giles Salyer, Park Superintendent - 406-771-1265

  • Public Works | Thu Apr 5th, 2012 | full story

    PRESS RELEASE
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    DATE: 4/5/12
    CONTACT: Ross Bartell, 406-771-1401
    Sanitation Supervisor

  • Police | Fri Mar 30th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Police Department extends a warm welcome to its newest officer, Kristi Carlson. She will be sworn in by Judge Nancy Luth on Monday, April 2nd, 2012, at 9:00 a.m. at the Great Falls Municipal Court located in the Civic Center. She will be presented badge 299 by Police Chief Bowen.

  • Park and Recreation | Thu Mar 29th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The City's Annual Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday, April 7 at 11 a.m. at Gibson Park. This family friendly event features over 3,000 eggs filled with candy and special prizes as well as a special appearance from the Easter Bunny. Don't forget your basket!

  • Fire | Wed Mar 28th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    On Thursday, March 29 at 3:15 p.m. there will be a simulated two-vehicle car crash at C.M. Russell High School as part of Operation Prom-Nite. High School Proms are often full of excitement and special memories. However, the evening can end in disaster if the wrong choices are made. This event demonstrates the consequences of under-age drinking and driving.

  • Visitor Center | Tue Mar 27th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Visitor Information Center is looking for volunteers with a passion for Great Falls and helping others! Learn more about this great opportunity here.

  • The Mansfield Center for the Performing Arts | Fri Mar 23rd, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Four exhibitors were recognized today, March 23 for the quality of their booths during the first day of the 2012 Made in Montana Marketplace held at the Mansfield Convention Center. The show continues tomorrow, Saturday with Public Day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (admission is only $3 per person for those 12 and older). Hundreds of Montana made products are featured at the Marketplace.

  • Community | Tue Mar 20th, 2012 | full story
    E book Readers

    The Library is hosting a free workshop this Friday, March 23, from 10 am to 2 pm for users of electronic devices (Nooks, eReaders, Kindles, iPads and iPods, mp3 players, smartphones and laptops).  Participants will be able to ask questions, receive guidance and watch demonstrations on how to use the devices.

  • Community | Fri Mar 16th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    The Great Falls Public Library is presenting a four-part series of free computer classes on Mondays in April from 6 – 7:30 pm. The series, Computer Basics, is designed for computer novices. The classes are capped at 28 students. To register call 453-0349 or visit the 2nd floor Information Desk.

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Mar 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Don't forget to register for the 33rd Annual Ice Breaker Road Race being held Sunday, April 22, 2012. Join over 3,400 runners, joggers and fitness walkers who enter the race each year! The Ice Breaker features 1, 3 and 5 mile options for participants.

  • The Mansfield Center for the Performing Arts | Wed Mar 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    This weekend, the 2012 Montana Marketplace at the Mansfield Convention Center will feature hundreds of Montana-made products. Friday, March 23, is Wholesale Buyer’s Day, which is open to qualified buyers and the media. Saturday, March 24 is Retail Public Day and is open to the public ($3 for anyone 12 and older).

  • Park and Recreation | Wed Mar 14th, 2012 | full story
    City of Great Falls Montana

    Anaconda Hills & Eagle Falls Golf Courses are open for play! Tee times for both Eagle Falls and Anaconda Hills can be made up to 2 days in advance. For tee times, call Eagle Falls at 761-1078 or Anaconda Hills at 761-8459.