Local & Regional
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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 months ago
The VA Montana Health Care Systems campus in Miles City, in a file photo from last October. The main building, built in 1948, was originally the Veteran's Administration Hospital.The VA ...
Published Wed, Jun 21, 2017 • Added 5 months 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 months ago