Federal Judge Restores Yellowstone Grizzlies to Endangered Status
A U.S. judge ordered federal protections restored for grizzly bears in the Northern Rocky Mountains on Monday, a move that blocks the first grizzly hunts planned in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades
Bodies of elderly couple found in camper at fishing access
CASCADE, Mont. (AP) — The bodies of an elderly couple were found in a camper at a fishing access site along the Missouri River south of Cascade.
Great Falls man dies in all-terrain vehicle crash
LIVINGSTON, Mont. (AP) — A 23-year-old Montana man died in a weekend all-terrain vehicle crash near Livingston.
Keystone XL developer plans to start construction in 2019
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline says it plans to start construction next year, after the U.S. State Department concluded major environmental damage from a leak is unlikely and could quickly be mitigated.
Rosendale was Right – Tester was Tops in Lobbyist Cash
The Republican group got it right — Tester was the top recipient in Congress of money from lobbyists for a time, according to campaign contribution data compiled by the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics.
Missoula Mayor – City Council Highest Paid in Montana in 2016
A salary survey shows that the Missoula City Council and mayor were the best-paid in the state in 2016.
15 horses found dead on reservation prompts investigation
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Authorities have launched an investigation after 15 horses were found dead in a pasture on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation.
After deputy scrubs crime scene, defense wants charges nixed
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Defense attorneys asked a judge to dismiss charges against a Montana man accused of killing his disabled father, after a sheriff's deputy who was named as a beneficiary in the victim's will had the crime scene professionally cleaned.
Montana sheriff’s deputy cleared in shooting of suicidal man
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana sheriff's deputy who killed a suicidal man in February has been cleared.
Montana man sentenced in connection to body buried
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man convicted of tampering with evidence in connection with a man's body that was found in a shallow grave north of Billings was sentenced to 10 years in prison.