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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 3 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 3 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 3 months ago
Montana State University BillingsCoffeeJohnstoneNicki and Rick LarsonGarciaLeaders in banking, finance and health insurance were named Wednesday to the Montana Business Hall of Fame.The ...
Published Wed, Aug 30, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
Gov. Steve Bullock.VillaWhen Gov. Steve Bullock attempted a final negotiation with Republicans to pass a bill funding infrastructure projects in the final days of the Legislature, he sen ...
Published Sun, Aug 27, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
The Cherry Creek fire burning Friday in Rosebud County in rolling, pine-covered hills near a subdivision.Vehicles from the Rosebud County Sheriff's Office parked near the Cherry Creek fi ...
Published Fri, Aug 25, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
SUMMERSET, S.D. — A Montana woman accused of killing her roommate in the South Dakota town of Summerset has pleaded not guilty.Thirty-eight-year-old Stormy Marsh, of Miles City, is charg ...
Published Wed, Aug 23, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
Flames climb as firefighters battle a wind driven fire in the Bull Mountains east of Roundup in July.An air tanker turns to drop retardant as firefighters battle a wind driven fire in th ...
Published Tue, Aug 22, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
Sen. Steve Daines, during an editorial board meeting Tuesday at The Montana Standard: "You have to unilaterally condemn the white supremacists."Sen. Steve Daines believes that the Afford ...
Published Tue, Aug 22, 2017 • Added 3 months ago
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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 5 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 5 months ago