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The Yellowstone River runs along the edge of Miles City in 2010. A meeting to gather public input on the recently initiated feasibility study to address flood risk along the Yellowstone ...
Published Fri, Oct 6, 2017 • Added 9 months ago
The grounds at Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge are pictured here in this file photo.Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facility in Miles City is pictured in this file photo.In this file ph ...
Published Mon, Oct 2, 2017 • Added 9 months ago
The Montana State Prison in Deer Lodge.Proposed budget cuts to the Montana Department of Corrections would close a care facility for frail inmates, leave youth sex offenders without a pr ...
Published Mon, Oct 2, 2017 • Added 9 months ago
More than 30 truckloads of hay have traveled 1,600 miles from Eau Clair, Pennsylvania, to Montana this month. The trucking company's owner, Perry Altmire Jr., is a resident in the tiny W ...
Published Tue, Sep 26, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
The main United States Post Office at South 26th and 9th Avenue South.An investigation showing that U.S. Postal workers deliberately slowed delivery of millions of mail items has U.S. Se ...
Published Tue, Sep 19, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
AlmeThe U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed Kurt Alme of Billings as the new U.S. Attorney for the District of Montana, more than two months the White House nominated him to fill the post. ...
Published Thu, Sep 14, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Stacks of hay donated to help farmers and ranchers affected by drought point skyward at a collection site on the campus of North Dakota State University in Fargo, N.D. HELENA — As wildfi ...
Published Sun, Sep 10, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Chinese ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai speaks Friday with Republican Montana Sen. Steve Daines about way to expand the Chinese market for Montana beef. The two met with othe ...
Published Fri, Sep 8, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Charred trees stand on blackened earth along Old Stage Road in Garfield County Thursday, after the Lodgepole Complex fire burned through the area.So much hay, food, fence materials, mone ...
Published Fri, Sep 8, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Bonnie Littlesun with three of her grandchildren DeQuisyan Littlesun, 7, Kayenta Tsosie, 5, and Dominic Roundstone, 8, pictured Thursday, August 31, 2017.Bonnie Littlesun is raising eigh ...
Published Tue, Sep 5, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
While several large wildfires continue to burn in central and Eastern Montana, reports indicated that no major growth had occurred by Sunday evening despite soaring temperatures and high ...
Published Sun, Sep 3, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Firefighters from Billings, Blue Creek and Montana DNRC mop up a small grass fire off Collier Road on Saturday afternoonAs Labor Day approaches, much of Montana and parts of Wyoming will ...
Published Sat, Sep 2, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
A screen grab from the Montana Department of Environmental Quality website showing all air quality stations with less than moderate health effects. Red indicates unhealthy air, orange me ...
Published Sat, Sep 2, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
UPDATE as of Saturday, 9:30 a.m.: The Sartin Draw fire grew to 91,000 acres as of Saturday morning, according to an update provided by the Montana DNRC county assist team. It remains 10 ...
Published Fri, Sep 1, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Montana State University BillingsCoffeeJohnstoneNicki and Rick LarsonGarciaLeaders in banking, finance and health insurance were named Wednesday to the Montana Business Hall of Fame.The ...
Published Wed, Aug 30, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Gov. Steve Bullock.VillaWhen Gov. Steve Bullock attempted a final negotiation with Republicans to pass a bill funding infrastructure projects in the final days of the Legislature, he sen ...
Published Sun, Aug 27, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
The Cherry Creek fire burning Friday in Rosebud County in rolling, pine-covered hills near a subdivision.Vehicles from the Rosebud County Sheriff's Office parked near the Cherry Creek fi ...
Published Fri, Aug 25, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
SUMMERSET, S.D. — A Montana woman accused of killing her roommate in the South Dakota town of Summerset has pleaded not guilty.Thirty-eight-year-old Stormy Marsh, of Miles City, is charg ...
Published Wed, Aug 23, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
Flames climb as firefighters battle a wind driven fire in the Bull Mountains east of Roundup in July.An air tanker turns to drop retardant as firefighters battle a wind driven fire in th ...
Published Tue, Aug 22, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
Sen. Steve Daines, during an editorial board meeting Tuesday at The Montana Standard: "You have to unilaterally condemn the white supremacists."Sen. Steve Daines believes that the Afford ...
Published Tue, Aug 22, 2017 • Added 11 months ago