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Dr. Patrick Cobb, of the St. Vincent Healthcare Frontier Cancer Center, talks with patient Glenda Nigbor in Miles City via a telemedicine link on Monday. Nigbor was diagnosed in April wi ...
Published Tue, Aug 15, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Fresno Reservoir has been drawn down thanks to little rain and lots of irrigation.Afterbay Dam, seen here discharging a flow of about 11,000 cubic feet per second in April, spills water ...
Published Tue, Aug 15, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Cerra Oblander of Ballantine holds her steer in place while the judging begins for the Open Angus Cattle Show Saturday inside the Expo Center at MontanaFair.Nicole Stevenson of Joliet pr ...
Published Sat, Aug 12, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
This map outlines the Angela Farms acreage.This photo shows the dryland Angela Farm.The state of Montana is considering what would be the largest and most expensive purchase through its ...
Published Sun, Aug 6, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
GREAT FALLS — Alaina Browning's pickup truck slowly rumbles down the dirt road to her home at the convergence of the Musselshell River and Calf Creek.Progress is slow because the innumer ...
Published Sat, Aug 5, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Stock image.LIVINGSTON — A 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of setting a fire in the press room at The Livingston Enterprise, causing the Monday and Tuesday editions to be ...
Published Fri, Aug 4, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
The sun sets over Swords Rimrock Park on the Rims on Sunday. July was one of the hottest and driest on record for Billings and elsewhere in Eastern Montana.July was one of the hottest an ...
Published Tue, Aug 1, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
A train collided with a grain truck near Miles City on Sunday evening, leaving the driver in critical condition and the truck in “several different pieces,” according to Miles City Fire ...
Published Mon, Jul 31, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
At least six wildfires, both small and large, are burning in Eastern Montana, the Miles City Interagency Dispatch Center said early Friday afternoon.The fires include:The Yooper-Richard ...
Published Fri, Jul 21, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
BIG TIMBER — The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame is stepping back from plans to open a large facility here after years of planning, saying undisclosed wetlands on part of the properties leas ...
Published Sun, Jul 16, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
The demand by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke that Bureau of Land Management officials get cracking on a backlog of the oil and gas permits had Montana officials a little perplexed.The num ...
Published Sun, Jul 16, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
North Delphia FireThe North Delphia fire that began burning Friday 15 miles northeast of Roundup was mapped at 3,800 acres in size and destroyed five outbuildings and one truck, accordin ...
Published Sat, Jul 15, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
Rabbinical students JJ Polter, left, and Leibel Kaplan are spending a few weeks this summer encouraging other Jews in their faith. They stopped in Billings on Friday.Daniel Spangler of P ...
Published Fri, Jul 14, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
Firefighting crews continued making progress overnight Thursday on containing the July fire burning between Zortman and Landusky in Phillips County, the Northern Rockies Incident Managem ...
Published Fri, Jul 14, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
Despite an agreement worked out last year, a group of Montana legislators is reigniting a debate over why state helicopters can’t be used to fight federal fires except when lives are thr ...
Published Fri, Jul 14, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
The National Interagency Fire Center is forecasting above-normal significant wildfire potential for the eastern half of Montana through September.So far this year Montana has reported si ...
Published Wed, Jul 12, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
A grass fire sparked by haying equipment burned through 7,800 acres of grass and wheat in northern Custer County on Friday before firefighters and ranchers were able to contain and extin ...
Published Fri, Jul 7, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
HELENA — Montana opened its first government-run health clinics five years ago. It was touted as a bold experiment and a possible national model in providing low-cost health care to gove ...
Published Mon, Jul 3, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
The White House on Thursday nominated Kurt Alme of Billings to be the new U.S. Attorney for the District of Montana, following a recommendation from Sen. Steve Daines, Montana's senior R ...
Published Thu, Jun 29, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
The Custer County Attorney will not pursue charges stemming from a use-of-force complaint against a corrections officer.The decision is based on a Montana Department of Justice investiga ...
Published Wed, Jun 28, 2017 • Added 3 months ago