- Montana, feds make deal on use of firefighting helicopters Updated: May-05-16 4:06 pm
HELENA, Montana - Montana and federal officials have made a deal that will allow the state's five firefighting helicopters to respond to some blazes on federal lands, after they were barred from doing so last year as fires raging across the West led to equipment shortages.
- Montana leaders react to former Sen. Conrad Burns' death Updated: Apr-29-16 11:24 am
HELENA, Montana - Condolences rolled in Thursday night as word of former U.S. Sen. Conrad Burns' death spread. Burns died of natural causes at his home in Billings, Montana Republican Party Executive Director Jeff Essmann said. Here is what some state and congressional leaders had to say:
- Facebook disputes claims of Montana candidate Updated: Apr-21-16 10:36 pm
HELENA, Montana - In a recent campaign speech, gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte asserted that Facebook passed over Montana for a data center because of the state's business equipment tax.
- Montana invites PayPal after firm spurns North Carolina Updated: Apr-06-16 5:54 pm
HELENA, Montana - Montana officials sought to capitalize on North Carolina's loss and announced Wednesday that they would be courting PayPal to open an operations center.
- The Latest: Hundreds turn out for Crow war chief's funeral Updated: Apr-06-16 3:43 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - The Latest on the funeral of the last Crow war chief (all times Mountain):