Local & Regional
HELENA — A study of federal land management problems in Montana roiled a legislative panel Wednesday, as some members said the report has a “hidden agenda” of transferring ownership of f ...
Published Wed, Jul 9, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
Units from the Montana Army and Air National Guard will be partnering with Montana State Parks to repair the main switchback road at Makoshika State Park in Glendive starting on July 14. ...
Published Tue, Jul 1, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
COLSTRIP – The sky’s the thing here, or one of the big things. If you haven’t lost yourself in a Montana prairie sky lately, especially in June, especially after a rain shower, you may h ...
Published Mon, Jun 30, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
PARK CITY ACRES Ackley Lake, Great Falls, 160 Anaconda Smoke Stack, Anaconda, 12.22 Bannack, Dillon, 1529.45 Beaverhead Rock, Dillon, 71 Beavertail Hill, Missoula, 65 Big Arm, Kalispell, ...
Published Sat, Jun 28, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
HELENA — A standing-room-only crowd of more than 250 people from across Montana turned out for the 2014 Montana Conference on Suicide Prevention.The conference was such a hot ticket that ...
Published Fri, Jun 27, 2014 • Added one year ago
The three top administrators of the Eastern Montana Community Mental Health Center in Miles City who were fired earlier this month have hired a Billings attorney to fight the termination ...
Published Mon, Jun 23, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
The Miss Montana pageant marks 10 years in Glendive this week.  Events begin on Wednesday and conclude on Saturday.  There are 17 contestants in the pageant.  The Miss Montana pageant ma ...
Published Mon, Jun 9, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
Big Horn County Commissioner (nonpartisan) Angela Russell – 148 votes Phillip Miller – 177 votes George Paul Real Bird III – 345 votes George L. Toyne D.C – 183 votes Marshall M. Lefthan ...
Published Tue, Jun 3, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
MILES CITY — They call the Bucking Horse Sale the cowboy Mardi Gras. Some spectators even wore purple and gold plastic beads around their necks last weekend at the fairgrounds in Miles C ...
Published Sat, May 24, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
SIDNEY — With a million frequent flier miles, Elizabeth Nicodemus had seen it all, but the nine-seat Cessna 402 Cape Air she flew in from Billings to Sidney was still a rare bird. “I lov ...
Published Fri, May 23, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
The flight of some 300 unemployed men headed for Washington, D.C., on a train stolen in Butte ended in Forsyth after two days. Federal troops from Fort Keogh near Miles City placed the p ...
Published Thu, Apr 24, 2014 • Added one year ago
Montana pioneer Granville Stuart left Miles City on horseback in a search for desirable cattle range. Stuart’s descriptions of the country he traveled gave a vivid portrayal of a large s ...
Published Mon, Apr 21, 2014 • Added one year ago
The Eastern Montana Livestock Association and the Montana Stockgrowers consolidated their operations under the name of the latter organization in Miles City to “unite cattle and horse gr ...
Published Wed, Apr 2, 2014 • Added one year ago
LOLO HOT SPRINGS – They say if you know where to look on the rocky slope behind these steaming hot pools you’ll still find faint traces of America’s first luge run that waxed in late 196 ...
Published Thu, Feb 6, 2014 • Added one year ago
CORVALLIS – The hunt began with a prayer.In the dark just before dawn – as cold rain mixed with big wet flakes of snow falling from the sky – the two camouflage-clad men bowed their head ...
Published Sun, Jan 19, 2014 • Added one year ago
Montanans cannot legally dine on flat fur stew for at least another month.Although the law passed by the Legislature allowing the recovery of roadkill on Montana’s highways for personal ...
Published Fri, Oct 4, 2013 • Added one year ago
HELENA – Gov. Steve Bullock on Monday signed into law some major spending bills to fix Montana’s troubled pension systems, raise state employees’ salaries and pay for some new and renova ...
Published Mon, May 6, 2013 • Added one year ago
Al Sargent, chairman of Hardin’s Little Bighorn Days Committee, can barely contain his enthusiasm.Last summer the annual event commemorating the most storied battle of the Indian Wars ex ...
Published Tue, Feb 19, 2013 • Added one year ago
BILLINGS — Opponents of a proposed railroad that would open southeastern Montana's coal fields to new mining are asking federal officials to revoke the project's application.The Rocker S ...
Published Thu, Jan 10, 2013 • Added one year ago
BILLINGS — Owners of a railroad that would open Montana's coal fields to increased mining offered a new route for the disputed line on Monday, which backers said would be shorter and aff ...
Published Tue, Dec 18, 2012 • Added one year ago