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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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 months ago
Kids ride an elephant at the Carson & Barnes Circus in Billings on Wednesday. The circus continues until Friday, when it will move on to Miles City. Sandra Omar and a poodle jumps ro ...
Published Wed, Jun 8, 2016 • Added 9 months ago
Thirteen Montana Wal-Marts, including three in Billings and Laurel, have been included in a national food recall of chicken fried rice.The Wal-Marts, along with Safeways in Helena and Wh ...
Published Wed, May 18, 2016 • Added 9 months ago
A Miles City woman accused in a meth trafficking scheme that involved at least 10 ounces of pure meth admitted federal charges on Monday.Teal Cherie Harris, 24, pleaded guilty to possess ...
Published Mon, May 16, 2016 • Added 9 months ago
Billings-based Amusement Services Inc. has been sold to Nevada’s largest slot machine operator for $25 million.With the acquisition, Las Vegas-based Golden Entertainment has added about ...
Published Fri, May 13, 2016 • Added 9 months ago
BOZEMAN — Getting medical care for women, especially relating to pregnancy and childbirth, could be tough in Montana's early days.That message was a theme of a Montana medical history co ...
Published Tue, May 10, 2016 • Added 9 months ago
When Mark McManus talks to people battling addictions, he speaks their language.McManus, 56, is founder and executive director of Power for Abundant Recovery Ministries, which works to p ...
Published Sat, May 7, 2016 • Added 9 months ago
The potential framework for a grizzly bear hunting season, wolf hunting seasons and quotas and a proposal to transplant sharp-tailed grouse in Western Montana are a few of the items on t ...
Published Fri, May 6, 2016 • Added 9 months ago