Casey Schreiner Ends 2020 Campaign for Montana Governor
House Minority Leader Schreiner has ended his campaign for Dem. nomination for governor. Schreiner says he does not have the resources to run a competitive campaign.
Group Proposes First Domestic Violence Specialty Court in Montana
Alternatives Inc. and Justice of the Peace David Carter are leading the proposal after securing a $44,000 grant to research the idea. Establishing a singular court for all legal services would aid victims and add ease to a difficult process.
Train Engine Fire Causes Evacuations in Townsend, MT
Some residents were temporarily evacuated after the engine of a train carrying oil caught fire in Townsend on Tuesday night. No one was injured in the fire on the front engine of a Montana Rail Link train.
Two Fishermen Rescued After Falling Through Ice North of Helena
Two ice fishermen were rescued after falling into the water at Holter Lake over the weekend. Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton says three men from Great Falls were fishing when two of them broke through the ice.
Butte Woman Charged After Stabbing and Killing Man
A 23-year-old Butte woman has been charged with deliberate homicide for stabbing a man in the neck with a kitchen knife. The Montana Standard reports Susan Marie Criss made an initial court appearance Tuesday before Justice of the Peace Jimm Kilmer
Candlelight Vigil Held for Missing Hardin Girl Found Dead
A candlelight vigil has been held to honor a Montana teenager who was missing for weeks before her body was found by investigators. The Billings Gazette reports 16-year-old Selena Not Afraid was found Monday.
Former Evergreen Firefighter Files Discrimination Complaint After Alleged Firing Over Soci…
A former Evergreen firefighter has filed a complaint with the Montana Human Rights Network, saying she was a victim of discrimination and was wrongfully terminated. The Flathead Beacon reported that Presley Pritchard says other Evergreen Fire Rescue employees harassed her about photos she shared on …
Man Dies after Fight at Poverello Center
A 45-year-old man who fought with another man at a Missoula homeless shelter has died of his injuries.
Dayton Shooting Victim has Missoula Connection
One of the victims in the Dayton, Ohio shootings has a Missoula connection.
Missoula Police Officer Cleared in Fatal Shooting
A Montana jury has exonerated a Missoula police officer who shot and killed an armed 49-year-old woman during a confrontation last year.