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The Custer County Courthouse in Miles City.GladeDisciplinary proceedings are being held for a former Custer County deputy attorney who gave false statements to law enforcement investigat ...
Published Fri, Jul 22, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
James F. Battin Federal Courthouse^pAn Oregon woman admitted federal methamphetamine charges in Billings on Thursday after investigators found a pound of almost pure meth along with hero ...
Published Thu, Jul 21, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Harvest is going full blast along Lipp Road West of Billings July 19, 2016.Harvest is in full swing along Lipp Road West of Billings July 19, 2016.Southern Montana is on drought alert as ...
Published Wed, Jul 20, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Tesla owner George Kusera, center, gestures to the electric vehicle owned by Mo Fowell, right, in Red Lodge on July 12. The city recently installed public charging stations at 305 N. Oak ...
Published Tue, Jul 19, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
MILES CITY — A 65-year-old man died in a weekend house fire in Miles City.Custer County Sheriff Tony Harbaugh said Monday that Dale Bennett died in the fire. He was a resident of the hom ...
Published Mon, Jul 18, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
"Backroads of Montana" host William Marcus adjusts a microphone on George Bradley at the Yellowstone Valley Famers Market in downtown Billings on Saturday. Marcus and the show's three pr ...
Published Sat, Jul 16, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Portions of central, south central and southeast Montana, as well as north central Wyoming could see another round of possibly severe thunderstorms Saturday afternoon or evening.The Nati ...
Published Sat, Jul 16, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Scott Austin Price appears in Missoula County District Court in January for an arraignment hearing on charges related to stabbing one woman and killing another in December.MILES CITY — A ...
Published Tue, Jul 12, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Newly-sworn Billings Police officers, from left, Moses Richardson, Tracy Icard, Steven Gaertner and Daniel Shreeve take the oath during a ceremony in City Hall on Monday.Newly-sworn Bill ...
Published Mon, Jul 11, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
The Sidney pavilion at Veterans Park will be the site of the Billings Symphony Orchestra concert at 7 p.m. Friday.Billings Symphony musician Richele Sitton prepares to load her bass on a ...
Published Thu, Jul 7, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
If you were wondering what the Land and Water Conservation Fund, now stalled in Congress, subsidizes in a state like Montana, take a look at these projects.For the 2016 grant cycle, 10 q ...
Published Thu, Jul 7, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Strong winds caused multiple car crashes in eastern Montana on Wednesday, including a blown-over semi-truck and thrown camper.Just after 2 p.m., the wrecks occurred east of Miles City on ...
Published Thu, Jul 7, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
High winds blew over a semi-truck and picked up and dropped a camper truck Wednesday afternoon between Miles City and Terry, according to Miles City Fire Rescue.The two incidents occurre ...
Published Wed, Jul 6, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Roper Ray BlankenshipA California woman on Wednesday admitted federal drug trafficking in which prosecutors said she was part of group that brought methamphetamine to Montana for distrib ...
Published Wed, Jul 6, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Polio stories, including a letter from a local woman who contracted the disease in Oregon decades earlier, from the Aug. 10, 1916, edition of the Billings Evening Journal.In 1923, studen ...
Published Sun, Jul 3, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
A ban on open burns was announced Tuesday amid high winds and heat as weather warnings hang over eastern Montana.The Yellowstone County office of Disaster and Emergency Services said Tue ...
Published Tue, Jun 21, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
A wildfire burned more than 1,500 acres in eastern Montana over the weekend and as of Monday morning was about 40 percent contained.The Wall Fire is burning about 25 miles southwest of A ...
Published Mon, Jun 20, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Spectators will be able to see highly trained dogs round 'em up this month in Montana's only sanctioned sheepdog trial competition.The Sunday Creek Sheepdog Trial is set for June 24 and ...
Published Thu, Jun 16, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Lauren Scofield, 22, of Havre was crowned Miss Montana 2016 Saturday in Glendive by Danielle Wineman, the reigning Miss Montana.Daughter of Vince and Kim Scofield now of Helena, Scofield ...
Published Sun, Jun 12, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
HELENA — The state of Montana is spending almost double what it expected to on its health centers for employees because more employees are using the centers.In its third year of operatio ...
Published Fri, Jun 10, 2016 • Added 8 months ago