Local & Regional
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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 months ago
When Gene Riley of Miles City was diagnosed with lung cancer in November 2014, he did what many others would and began chemotherapy within a month.At first the treatment was working, shr ...
Published Tue, May 3, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Jarrod Weenum has been named as the new CEO of the Northern Rockies Healthcare Alliance.In addition to overseeing operations and focusing on outreach to self-insured groups, Weenum will ...
Published Mon, May 2, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
It’s a good thing Billings writer Russell Rowland got a second opinion.The first time he pitched the idea of traveling to all of Montana’s 56 counties to write a book about them, an edit ...
Published Thu, Apr 28, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Severe storms hovered over Miles City on Sunday morning and dropped the most rain ever recorded in single day since records began in 1893.The storms dropped 2.89 inches of rain by Sunday ...
Published Sun, Apr 24, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Four years after the Rev. Don Beal retired as pastor of Central Christian Church in Billings in 2009, he felt a little at loose ends.Beal had spent 46 years in the pulpit, sometimes putt ...
Published Sat, Apr 23, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Temperatures could reach record highs in the region on Friday, but cooler weather is expected later in the weekend as a cold front moves through, the National Weather Service said.Friday ...
Published Fri, Apr 22, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
A Miles City man who made drug runs to Seattle to bring back methamphetamine for distribution in Billings, Miles City and the Crow Reservation will spend five years on federal probation. ...
Published Thu, Apr 21, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
MISSOULA — A trial for Scott Austin Price, one of two people charged in the killing of one Missoula woman and the assault on another in December, will begin in October.During a hearing o ...
Published Tue, Apr 19, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Keith Cook, First Interstate Bank’s president of Eastern Montana operations, has announced he’s retiring Aug. 1, after 32 years with the Billings-based bank.“I feel as if I am leaving a ...
Published Sun, Apr 17, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Would you know what to do if a shooter entered your school?The teachers and staff at Huntley Project Schools would.On Friday morning, about 100 instructors and staffers learned how to di ...
Published Fri, Apr 15, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
The discovery that a portion of a Flathead Lake state park is in violation of federal regulations will end up costing the Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks thousands of dollars in a ...
Published Thu, Apr 14, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Sanjel Corp., a Canadian company specializing in hydraulic fracturing and other oilfield services, will close its operation in Miles City as part of a reorganization that includes the sa ...
Published Tue, Apr 5, 2016 • Added 8 months ago
Ed Stickney says he's lived a year for every one of the 88 keys on a piano. On Monday, 88-year-old Stickney watched as his grand piano dangled eight stories above the ground from a crane ...
Published Mon, Apr 4, 2016 • Added 8 months ago