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A wildland firefighter takes a break amid thick smoke near the site of a back burn operation on the south end of the Lolo Peak fire on Aug. 28. Eastern Montana landowners would bear thei ...
Published Wed, Nov 15, 2017 • Added 6 days ago
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Police in Minnesota say the father of a toddler who accidentally shot himself with his dad's loaded handgun has been arrested in Montana.The 3-year-old boy survived th ...
Published Wed, Nov 15, 2017 • Added 6 days ago
Sen. Llew Jones (R-Conrad) listens to testimony Monday morning during the first day of the special legislative session.Crossroads Correctional Center outside Shelby, Mont. is operated by ...
Published Tue, Nov 14, 2017 • Added 6 days ago
The first measurable snowfall of the season dropped 2 to 3 inches in Billings Wednesday, with up to another 4 inches of snow expected to begin falling tonight through Saturday, according ...
Published Thu, Nov 2, 2017 • Added 17 days ago
Gov. Steve Bullock on Friday leaves the home of Phoebe Hernandez, a 2-year-old who receives services that could be cut under proposed statewide budget cuts Bullock is weighing. Gov. Stev ...
Published Sun, Oct 15, 2017 • Added 23 days ago
The Montana State Capitol building in Helena.State Sen. Llew Jones, R-ConradMooreBallanceSessoThe Montana State Capitol building in Helena.State Sen. Llew Jones, R-ConradWhile Montana’s ...
Published Tue, Oct 10, 2017 • Added 23 days ago
The Yellowstone River runs along the edge of Miles City in 2010. A meeting to gather public input on the recently initiated feasibility study to address flood risk along the Yellowstone ...
Published Fri, Oct 6, 2017 • Added one month ago
The grounds at Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge are pictured here in this file photo.Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facility in Miles City is pictured in this file photo.In this file ph ...
Published Mon, Oct 2, 2017 • Added one month ago
The Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge.Proposed budget cuts to the Montana Department of Corrections would close a care facility for frail inmates, leave youth sex offenders without a pr ...
Published Mon, Oct 2, 2017 • Added one month ago
More than 30 truckloads of hay have traveled 1,600 miles from Eau Clair, Pennsylvania, to Montana this month. The trucking company's owner, Perry Altmire Jr., is a resident in the tiny W ...
Published Tue, Sep 26, 2017 • Added one month ago
The main United States Post Office at South 26th and 9th Avenue South.An investigation showing that U.S. Postal workers deliberately slowed delivery of millions of mail items has U.S. Se ...
Published Tue, Sep 19, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
AlmeThe U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed Kurt Alme of Billings as the new U.S. Attorney for the District of Montana, more than two months the White House nominated him to fill the post. ...
Published Thu, Sep 14, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Stacks of hay donated to help farmers and ranchers affected by drought point skyward at a collection site on the campus of North Dakota State University in Fargo, N.D. HELENA — As wildfi ...
Published Sun, Sep 10, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Chinese ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai speaks Friday with Republican Montana Sen. Steve Daines about way to expand the Chinese market for Montana beef. The two met with othe ...
Published Fri, Sep 8, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Charred trees stand on blackened earth along Old Stage Road in Garfield County Thursday, after the Lodgepole Complex fire burned through the area.So much hay, food, fence materials, mone ...
Published Fri, Sep 8, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Bonnie Littlesun with three of her grandchildren DeQuisyan Littlesun, 7, Kayenta Tsosie, 5, and Dominic Roundstone, 8, pictured Thursday, August 31, 2017.Bonnie Littlesun is raising eigh ...
Published Tue, Sep 5, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
While several large wildfires continue to burn in central and Eastern Montana, reports indicated that no major growth had occurred by Sunday evening despite soaring temperatures and high ...
Published Sun, Sep 3, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Firefighters from Billings, Blue Creek and Montana DNRC mop up a small grass fire off Collier Road on Saturday afternoonAs Labor Day approaches, much of Montana and parts of Wyoming will ...
Published Sat, Sep 2, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
A screen grab from the Montana Department of Environmental Quality website showing all air quality stations with less than moderate health effects. Red indicates unhealthy air, orange me ...
Published Sat, Sep 2, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
UPDATE as of Saturday, 9:30 a.m.: The Sartin Draw fire grew to 91,000 acres as of Saturday morning, according to an update provided by the Montana DNRC county assist team. It remains 10 ...
Published Fri, Sep 1, 2017 • Added 2 months ago