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GREAT FALLS — Alaina Browning's pickup truck slowly rumbles down the dirt road to her home at the convergence of the Musselshell River and Calf Creek.Progress is slow because the innumer ...
Published Sat, Aug 5, 2017 • Added 9 months ago
Stock image.LIVINGSTON — A 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of setting a fire in the press room at The Livingston Enterprise, causing the Monday and Tuesday editions to be ...
Published Fri, Aug 4, 2017 • Added 9 months ago
The sun sets over Swords Rimrock Park on the Rims on Sunday. July was one of the hottest and driest on record for Billings and elsewhere in Eastern Montana.July was one of the hottest an ...
Published Tue, Aug 1, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
A train collided with a grain truck near Miles City on Sunday evening, leaving the driver in critical condition and the truck in “several different pieces,” according to Miles City Fire ...
Published Mon, Jul 31, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
At least six wildfires, both small and large, are burning in Eastern Montana, the Miles City Interagency Dispatch Center said early Friday afternoon.The fires include:The Yooper-Richard ...
Published Fri, Jul 21, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
BIG TIMBER — The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame is stepping back from plans to open a large facility here after years of planning, saying undisclosed wetlands on part of the properties leas ...
Published Sun, Jul 16, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
The demand by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke that Bureau of Land Management officials get cracking on a backlog of the oil and gas permits had Montana officials a little perplexed.The num ...
Published Sun, Jul 16, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
North Delphia FireThe North Delphia fire that began burning Friday 15 miles northeast of Roundup was mapped at 3,800 acres in size and destroyed five outbuildings and one truck, accordin ...
Published Sat, Jul 15, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Rabbinical students JJ Polter, left, and Leibel Kaplan are spending a few weeks this summer encouraging other Jews in their faith. They stopped in Billings on Friday.Daniel Spangler of P ...
Published Fri, Jul 14, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Firefighting crews continued making progress overnight Thursday on containing the July fire burning between Zortman and Landusky in Phillips County, the Northern Rockies Incident Managem ...
Published Fri, Jul 14, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
Despite an agreement worked out last year, a group of Montana legislators is reigniting a debate over why state helicopters can’t be used to fight federal fires except when lives are thr ...
Published Fri, Jul 14, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
The National Interagency Fire Center is forecasting above-normal significant wildfire potential for the eastern half of Montana through September.So far this year Montana has reported si ...
Published Wed, Jul 12, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
A grass fire sparked by haying equipment burned through 7,800 acres of grass and wheat in northern Custer County on Friday before firefighters and ranchers were able to contain and extin ...
Published Fri, Jul 7, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
HELENA — Montana opened its first government-run health clinics five years ago. It was touted as a bold experiment and a possible national model in providing low-cost health care to gove ...
Published Mon, Jul 3, 2017 • Added 10 months ago
The White House on Thursday nominated Kurt Alme of Billings to be the new U.S. Attorney for the District of Montana, following a recommendation from Sen. Steve Daines, Montana's senior R ...
Published Thu, Jun 29, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
The Custer County Attorney will not pursue charges stemming from a use-of-force complaint against a corrections officer.The decision is based on a Montana Department of Justice investiga ...
Published Wed, Jun 28, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
The VA Montana Health Care Systems campus in Miles City, in a file photo from last October. The main building, built in 1948, was originally the Veteran's Administration Hospital.The VA ...
Published Wed, Jun 21, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
BOZEMAN — Her name is Heaven, but much of her childhood sounds like hell.Heaven Reel was placed in foster care at age 16, after state social workers found evidence of neglect or abuse in ...
Published Sun, Jun 18, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
Sandro Maisashvili took his first steps on Thursday nearly five months after he mysteriously lost his ability to walk. It was an emotional moment that left his mother beaming and his neu ...
Published Thu, Jun 15, 2017 • Added 11 months ago
Montana pilot Jim Muri thundered into military history 75 years ago during the Battle of Midway by steering his badly crippled bomber just a few feet above the deck of the Japanese aircr ...
Published Mon, Jun 5, 2017 • Added one year ago