Tribal Official Not Guilty in Contaminated Water Case
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A jury has found the former head of the Chippewa Cree Tribe's water department not guilty of federal charges that he lied to authorities about contamination to a drinking water tank.
Rural Fire Chief Resigns Amid Allegations of Money Misuse
OLNEY, Mont. (AP) — The fire chief of a small community in northern Montana has resigned amid allegations that the department mishandled tens of thousands of dollars.
Blue Cross, Benefis Partner for Discount Health Insurance
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana and Benefis Health Systems have partnered to offer reduced cost health care for large group health insurance plans.
Grizzly Relocated in Northwest Wyoming
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — State game managers have trapped and relocated a grizzly bear near Cody in northwest Wyoming.
EPA, Forest Service Want Permanent Firefighters Near Libby
The Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Forest Service want to station 10 firefighters near Libby this summer so crews are immediately available to fight any fire that night burn in or near a former vermiculite mine contaminated with asbestos.
State Negotiates With Major Montana Hospitals For $25 Million In Health Care Savings For E…
Up to $25 million in healthcare savings for state workers negotiated with major hospitals.
Former Broadwater County DES Coordinator Charged With Theft
Former Broadwater County DES coordinator charged with theft
Judge Sets Easement in Battle Over Ruby River Access
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A judge has determined the public has a 5-foot easement to access the Ruby River on either side of the Seyler Lane bridge south of Twin Bridges.
Authorities Investigating Fire at Smith Valley Fire Hall
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after someone broke into the Smith Valley fire hall and set fire to a rescue truck that caused extensive damage.
Man Wanted in Fatal Billings Shooting Arrested in Laurel
A fatal Billings shooting has led to the arrest of a 28-year-old man.