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HELENA — A document obtained by Lee Newspapers suggests closing the 29-bed Veterans Affairs nursing home in Miles City, as well as reducing hours at outpatient clinics in Montana and Wyo ...
Published Wed, Jun 21, 2017 • Added one month ago
BOZEMAN — Her name is Heaven, but much of her childhood sounds like hell.Heaven Reel was placed in foster care at age 16, after state social workers found evidence of neglect or abuse in ...
Published Sun, Jun 18, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Sandro Maisashvili took his first steps on Thursday nearly five months after he mysteriously lost his ability to walk. It was an emotional moment that left his mother beaming and his neu ...
Published Thu, Jun 15, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
Montana pilot Jim Muri thundered into military history 75 years ago during the Battle of Midway by steering his badly crippled bomber just a few feet above the deck of the Japanese aircr ...
Published Mon, Jun 5, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
A Miles City man suspected of possessing and distributing child pornography denied federal charges on Tuesday.William John Pulse, 50, pleaded not guilty to a two-count indictment chargin ...
Published Tue, May 23, 2017 • Added 2 months ago
A woman was killed early Sunday morning when she was struck by a train in Miles City.A 23-year-old woman from Butte died in the wreck, though she may have recently moved to Williston, No ...
Published Sun, May 21, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
In Montana in the spring and summer, true joy for many includes outdoors fishing.Once lunch and fishing gear has been packed, remember to bring dry clothes (in case you get wet), a coat, ...
Published Sun, May 14, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
A single-vehicle rollover 25 miles south of Miles City Saturday evening injured eight people.At just before 7 p.m., Miles City Fire Rescue responded to a call where an SUV containing a d ...
Published Sat, May 13, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
There are the livestock sales and rodeos. The raucous street parties and Sunday cowboy church session.Those are all hallmarks of the renowned annual Miles City Bucking Horse Sale, but as ...
Published Sat, May 13, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
Officials at Stockman Bank announced last week they completed the purchase of a building in downtown Miles City to house statewide financial operations.The “Stockman Tech Center” will ho ...
Published Mon, May 8, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
Billings could see near-record warm temperatures on Saturday, the National Weather Service says.The forecast is sunny and hot, with a high near 91 and south winds of 6 to 10 mph. Ninety- ...
Published Sat, May 6, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
MILES CITY — A Montana man convicted of embezzling $1.9 million from 18 people he convinced to invest in his "house flipping" business has been sentenced to 40 years in prison and ordere ...
Published Tue, May 2, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
A dive-and-rescue team search through Tunnel 1 of the Huntley Project Irrigation District where a 12-year-old girl went missing last July. The district wanted to get $13.5 million from t ...
Published Sun, Apr 30, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
This map, which is part of an Bureau of Land Management environmental assessment, shows parcels of federal land proposed for transfer to the state of Montana.The BLM is negotiating a dea ...
Published Sat, Apr 29, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
A proposed Washington state port would increase greenhouse gas emissions, but coal dust from trains traveling from Montana and Wyoming mines would not harm human health, regulators said ...
Published Fri, Apr 28, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
A temporary rock weir is pictured in September 2016 at Riverside Park in Laurel to help boost flows over the old Laurel water intake in the Yellowstone River.Funding for Laurel's water i ...
Published Wed, Apr 26, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
The Montana State Capitol building in Helena.HELENA — Both bonding proposals to fund hundreds of infrastructure projects statewide sit in the House as the end of the Legislature looms th ...
Published Mon, Apr 24, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
The owner of a Mexican restaurant is planning to move into the former Johnny Carino’s spot at 3042 King Ave. W.Fiesta Mexicana is seeking a special review permit from the Billings City C ...
Published Fri, Apr 21, 2017 • Added 4 months ago
Tom Samsel points to a tiny arrowhead in his collection during the Artifact Road Show that was held in Billings in 2015.Archaeologists will be available for a series of “Artifact Roadsho ...
Published Mon, Apr 17, 2017 • Added 4 months ago
The Wacker family's Cross Four Ranch operates in Custer and Rosebud counties as a cow/calf, yearling, and a finished cattle operation. The entire family — Fred and Gwen and their four ad ...
Published Mon, Apr 17, 2017 • Added 4 months ago