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James F. Battin Federal CourthouseAn Oregon woman facing a prison sentence told a federal judge in Billings on Wednesday that she had cleaned up her life after getting convicted in a con ...
Published Wed, Feb 8, 2017 • Added 4 months ago
Water backs up as ice jams the Yellowstone River near Oscar's Dreamland between Billings and Laurel in March 2014.Ice jams the Yellowstone River near Laurel.The amount of precipitation t ...
Published Sat, Jan 28, 2017 • Added 5 months ago
Sen. Eric Moore, R-Miles City, during the first day of Montana’s 65th Legislative Session at the State Capitol in Helena. Moore is sponsoring a bill aimed at increasing oversight of the ...
Published Fri, Jan 20, 2017 • Added 5 months ago
Custer County Courthouse - Miles City The Montana Department of Justice will review an investigation into a use-of-force complaint against a Custer County detention officer.Officials hav ...
Published Thu, Jan 19, 2017 • Added 5 months ago
A woman walks her dogs down a snowy Burlington Avenue on Monday. Some of that snow will start to disappear as temperatures climb this week into the high 40s.Lanes are cut in snow piles a ...
Published Tue, Jan 17, 2017 • Added 5 months ago
MILES CITY — A toy poodle who ran away after a car crash in eastern Montana has been reunited with its owners after managing to survive in severe winter weather for over a week.LJ disapp ...
Published Sun, Jan 15, 2017 • Added 5 months ago
The 500-kilovolt power line from Colstrip to Broadview is the largest in Montana.Energy bills are going up for customers of Montana’s two largest utilities.NorthWestern Energy customers ...
Published Sat, Jan 7, 2017 • Added 5 months ago
Helena-based game warden Sgt. Dave Loewen, shown in 2013, has won a hiring appeal and on Jan. 9 will become Fish, Wildlife and Parks' new chief of the Enforcement Division.In an unusual ...
Published Wed, Jan 4, 2017 • Added 5 months ago
School District 2's Lew Anderson, right, and Scott Reiter look over upgraded heating systems at Meadowlark Elementary on Thursday, December 22, 2016.A few years ago, winters in the north ...
Published Mon, Dec 26, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
Joe Rookhuizen clears the sidewalks on the corner of Avenue C and 19th Street West on Sunday.A winter storm is expected to bring from three to five inches of snow across much of southeas ...
Published Fri, Dec 23, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
Timothy Patrick Pine IIA Miles City man who admitted trafficking methamphetamine throughout the state, including in Missoula and Kalispell, will spend more than 11 years in federal priso ...
Published Wed, Dec 21, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
From left, electors Becky Stockton, Thelma Baker and Vodene Kopetski look at Montana Secretary of State Linda McCulloch, far right, as she thanks them for casting their votes Monday afte ...
Published Mon, Dec 19, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
The James F. Battin United States Courthouse in Billings. A Miles City man denied possessing child pornography in U.S. District Court in Billings on Thursday.Darwin Dean Thrams, 47, plea ...
Published Fri, Dec 16, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
First Interstate BancSystem. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates another quarter-point Wednesday, signaling continued confidence in the nation’s improving economy.RILEYCoffeeThe Fe ...
Published Thu, Dec 15, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
Dr. Dawn Corso, a resident physician at Riverstone Health, opens the door to the clinic as she experiences mobility limitations with the geriatric simulation suit.Dr. Dawn Corso, a resid ...
Published Tue, Dec 13, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
Scott Austin Price listens as he's sentenced in Missoula District Court on Monday.Sarah Rae McKnight talks with her attorney Lisa Kauffman during the sentencing on Monday in Missoula Dis ...
Published Mon, Dec 12, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
Lily Moore, right, and Rick Stiles have formed Montana Wesleyan Methodist in response to the election of the first openly gay bishop by a jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church.The ...
Published Sat, Dec 10, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
The Custer County Sheriff's Office identified the Miles City man killed on Dec. 2 when a train struck the pickup he was driving as Earl Clark, 84.According to the Montana Highway Patrol, ...
Published Fri, Dec 9, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
University of Montana President Royce Engstrom sits with Beverly C. Edmond, the new interim provost and vice president for academic affairs.Some legislators had been expressing dissatisf ...
Published Sun, Dec 4, 2016 • Added 6 months ago
A Miles City man died Friday night after his pickup was struck by a train.The collision took place just before 11 p.m. at the intersection of Leighton Boulevard and Valley Drive East at ...
Published Sat, Dec 3, 2016 • Added 6 months ago