A spectacular lighting storm lit up the skies of western Montana and northeastern Idaho., according to the National Weather Service.

University of Montana Police have similar policies in place that were utilized during the lock down at MSU last week.

Missoula County Attorney Kirsten Pabst said in her weekly crime report that methamphetamine continues to be a contributing factor in many felonies.

Partly sunny today, with highs in the mid 80's.