ANACONDA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana woman and a California man died in a head-on crash on Interstate 90 near Anaconda. The Montana Highway Patrol says a 57-year-old Columbia Falls woman was traveling east in the westbound lanes just before 4 p...
While the worst of fire season may be over and drought-induced fishing restrictions were lifted this week, hydrologist Ray Nicholas with the National Weather Service said Montana is still plagued by drought.
Fire crews have increased containment of a wind-driven wildfire that destroyed 40 homes, but say they don't know yet when residents evacuated from two small California towns at the eastern base of the Sierra Nevada will be able to return home.
A top Nuclear Regulatory Commission official has rejected a federal expert's recommendation to shut down California's last operating nuclear power plant until it can determine whether its reactors can withstand powerful shaking from nearby earthquake faults.