Local & Regional
Smokey Bear turns 70 this year, and to celebrate the BLM will be giving away 100 free tickets to children for the movie “Planes: Fire and Rescue” on Sunday at the Montana Theater in Mile ...
Published Fri, Aug 8, 2014 • Added 3 years ago
Lt. Col. George Custer and some 90 soldiers on a railroad survey barely avoided a fatal ambush on the Yellowstone River opposite present-day Miles City. Sioux warriors lured the soldiers ...
Published Sun, Aug 3, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
MAKOSHIKA STATE PARK, Glendive — The loud rumble of a bulldozer and an excavator pierced the quiet of the rocky crags and canyons inside Makoshika State Park on Saturday. The goal was to ...
Published Sat, Aug 2, 2014 • Added 3 years ago
Units from the Montana Army and Air National Guard are partnering with Montana State Parks to repair the main switchback road at Makoshika State Park in Glendive. The Innovative Readines ...
Published Sat, Aug 2, 2014 • Added 3 years ago
HELENA – The Judicial Nomination Commission on Tuesday unanimously voted to submit the names of three attorneys to Gov. Steve Bullock for consideration as the next state workers’ compens ...
Published Wed, Jul 30, 2014 • Added 3 years ago
Bill Rigney, a Miles City tough, was taken from the local jail and hanged from a railroad trestle shortly after midnight. He was jailed for barging into the home of a top railroad offici ...
Published Tue, Jul 22, 2014 • Added 2 years ago
Two former employees of Stockman Bank’s Miles City branch office recently filed a federal lawsuit alleging sex discrimination by supervisors. The plaintiffs, Cindy Conley, of Miles City, ...
Published Mon, Jul 21, 2014 • Added 3 years ago
HELENA — A legislative panel Thursday voted to advance a report on how to encourage more state involvement in management of federal lands in Montana — but not before changing it to say t ...
Published Thu, Jul 10, 2014 • Added 3 years ago
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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 2 years 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 2 years 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 2 years ago