A set of 100 ounce silver bars sold to a business in Missoula helped lead to the arrest of David Nelson in the murders of a Deer Lodge woman and her adult son.

Comment from U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch prompts President of the Montana Shooting Sports Association, Gary Marbut to decry 'gun-free zones'

Missoula County Attorney's office conducted nine trials in November alone, many dealing with serious crimes.

Rain and snow mixed with highs in the mid 40's in western Montana.