Missoula Police Chief Jaeson White held a ZOOM press conference on Thursday to answer questions from the media about the November 7th fatal officer involved shooting.

A Missoula man appeared in Justice Court on Thursday to face misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty for allegedly torturing and dismembering kittens and sending photos to his children.

Governor Steve Bullock held his first press conference in weeks on Thursday and said he would not impose a statewide lockdown because of the lack of federal stimulus dollars to help Montanans through such a period.

An 80 percent chance of rain and snow in western Montana today, with highs near 40.