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MILES CITY — A Montana man convicted of embezzling $1.9 million from 18 people he convinced to invest in his "house flipping" business has been sentenced to 40 years in prison and ordere ...
Published Tue, May 2, 2017 • Added 7 months ago
A dive-and-rescue team search through Tunnel 1 of the Huntley Project Irrigation District where a 12-year-old girl went missing last July. The district wanted to get $13.5 million from t ...
Published Sun, Apr 30, 2017 • Added 7 months ago
This map, which is part of an Bureau of Land Management environmental assessment, shows parcels of federal land proposed for transfer to the state of Montana.The BLM is negotiating a dea ...
Published Sat, Apr 29, 2017 • Added 7 months ago
A proposed Washington state port would increase greenhouse gas emissions, but coal dust from trains traveling from Montana and Wyoming mines would not harm human health, regulators said ...
Published Fri, Apr 28, 2017 • Added 7 months ago
A temporary rock weir is pictured in September 2016 at Riverside Park in Laurel to help boost flows over the old Laurel water intake in the Yellowstone River.Funding for Laurel's water i ...
Published Wed, Apr 26, 2017 • Added 7 months ago
The Montana State Capitol building in Helena.HELENA — Both bonding proposals to fund hundreds of infrastructure projects statewide sit in the House as the end of the Legislature looms th ...
Published Mon, Apr 24, 2017 • Added 7 months ago
The owner of a Mexican restaurant is planning to move into the former Johnny Carino’s spot at 3042 King Ave. W.Fiesta Mexicana is seeking a special review permit from the Billings City C ...
Published Fri, Apr 21, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
Tom Samsel points to a tiny arrowhead in his collection during the Artifact Road Show that was held in Billings in 2015.Archaeologists will be available for a series of “Artifact Roadsho ...
Published Mon, Apr 17, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
The Wacker family's Cross Four Ranch operates in Custer and Rosebud counties as a cow/calf, yearling, and a finished cattle operation. The entire family — Fred and Gwen and their four ad ...
Published Mon, Apr 17, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
“We believe this is a good solid package that will take care of Montana’s needs,” says Llew Jones, R-Conrad, at a press conference after the Senate’s passage of House Bill 2. The Senate ...
Published Sun, Apr 16, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
Fairview rural mail carrier Robin Trudell makes a stop along her 82-mile route that takes her along county roads outside town in November 2015.Daines, R-Mont.; Tester, D-Mont.Rosebud Sch ...
Published Sun, Apr 16, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
MUNICH, GERMANY - MARCH 23: In this photo illustration a man refuels his car on March 23, 2010 in Munich, Germany. German President Horst Koehler said higher petrol prices could help mak ...
Published Tue, Apr 11, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
The Eastern Montana Community Mental Health Center in Miles City has plans to offer substance abuse treatment out of its Glendive satellite office after the passage of a law that gets ri ...
Published Mon, Apr 10, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
Montana State Capitol BuildingHELENA — A Montana House committee on Friday dove into a Senate proposal seeking to issue $100 million in bonds, one day after the House rejected its own ve ...
Published Fri, Apr 7, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
In a March 14, 2017 photo, Pam Holland, far left, leads her students in an exercise break where Hunter Woolstenhulm, near left, and Austine Limberhand use their unsteady seating to help ...
Published Sun, Apr 2, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
Historical Society curator Amanda Streeter Trum stands in the art vault with a ledger art drawing made by Curley, a Crow scout with the United States Army who survived the Battle of Litt ...
Published Fri, Mar 31, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
The Rev. Benjamin Shuart had his work cut out for him when he arrived in Billings in April 1882.Shuart helped found one of the three earliest churches the same year that the town named a ...
Published Thu, Mar 30, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
HELENA — The leanest infrastructure bonding bill proposed by the Montana Legislature appears dead after a Monday vote by the House Appropriations Committee.Members of the committee had s ...
Published Mon, Mar 27, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
This photo from June 2010 shows the 110,000-square-foot Montana State Fund Building in the Great Northern Town Center. HELENA — Montana lawmakers on Friday put off further discussion on ...
Published Fri, Mar 24, 2017 • Added 8 months ago
HELENA — A Miles City man has been convicted of embezzling $1.9 million from people who invested in his "house flipping" company.Richard Brandt told investors that he was going to buy, r ...
Published Mon, Mar 20, 2017 • Added 9 months ago