Westbound lanes of Interstate 90 are shut down at mile marker 129 after a high-speed pursuit and shootout early this morning. Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin confirms a Broadwater County Sheriff's deputy was killed in that shootout.
During his presidency, President Barack Obama has had to deliver statements on gun violence 15 times. After a gunman opened fire at Oregon's Umpqua Community College, killing nine people and injuring nine, a visibly upset Obama said the shootings were becoming all too routine.
Following the fatal shooting of two Virginia TV station employees by a disgruntled ex-employee, KGVO News contacted our television news partners at NBC Montana about security for their reporters in the field.