- Man dies after striking one-ton truck near Helena Updated: Dec-01-15 8:23 am
HELENA, Montana - Authorities say a 56-year-old man has died in a collision northwest of Helena.
- Montana woman sues Costco, supplier in E. coli outbreak Updated: Nov-30-15 7:48 pm
SEATTLE - A Montana woman is suing Costco and its California vegetable supplier because of the E. coli illness she contracted after eating chicken salad she bought at the company's Bozeman store.
- Sheriff: Bodies found may be those of missing woman, son Updated: Nov-30-15 6:51 pm
DEER LODGE, Montana - Two bodies found in a wooded area near Deer Lodge are believed to be those of a woman and her adult son who were reported missing a month ago along with a large bar of gold, the Powell County sheriff said Monday.
- Angela McLean stepping down as Montana's lieutenant governor Updated: Nov-30-15 6:44 pm
HELENA, Montana - Angela McLean plans to step down as Montana's lieutenant governor to take a job with the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education, leaving Gov. Steve Bullock to find a new No. 2 for his re-election bid next year, state officials said Monday.
- McLean: I did what I came to do, it's time to move on Updated: Nov-30-15 4:54 pm
HELENA, Montana - The latest on the resignation of Angela McLean as Montana's lieutenant governor (all times local):
- Lawmakers say school choice rule doesn't follow bill's aim Updated: Nov-30-15 3:54 pm
HELENA, Montana - A majority of Montana lawmakers believe the state Department of Revenue did not follow the Legislature's intentions when the agency wrote a rule barring religious schools from benefiting from a new tax-credit program, according to a poll released Monday.
- Northwest Montana bull trout spawning check shows declines Updated: Nov-30-15 11:00 am
MISSOULA, Montana - Officials say low flows and stream blockages may have contributed to a decline in spawning results in the annual northwest Montana bull trout survey.
- Whitehall gold mine lays off 135 employees Updated: Nov-30-15 10:21 am
WHITEHALL, Montana - With 135 workers losing their jobs Monday, the last open-pit gold mine in Whitehall is ceasing operations.
- 3 Missoula bridges to be replaced or repaired Updated: Nov-30-15 5:01 am
MISSOULA, Montana - Officials with the Montana Department of Transportation are working on plans to replace or rehabilitate three Missoula bridges crossing the Clark Fork River.
- Pepperdine withstands late Montana surge for 69-63 victory Updated: Nov-29-15 8:45 pm
MALIBU, California - Lamond Murray Jr. scored 14 of his 18 points in the first half and Pepperdine held on to beat Montana 69-63 on Sunday night.
- Man injured trying to save dogs from fire in Billings Updated: Nov-29-15 4:07 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - A fire at a Billings residence has killed two dogs and injured a man who tried to save the dogs.
- Hunter, elk harvest numbers up on Rocky Mountain Front Updated: Nov-29-15 3:37 pm
GREAT FALLS, Montana - The Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Department reports more hunters and more elk harvested on the Rocky Mountain Front during the 2015 general big-game rifle season than average.
- Possible pathways emerging for Montana to meet carbon cuts Updated: Nov-29-15 3:22 pm
HELENA, Montana - Industry officials and state regulators have started to look at how to reach the carbon-cutting goals set for Montana, which faces the nation's most stringent cuts under President Barack Obama's climate change plan.
- Despite saving lives, air ambulance companies under fire Updated: Nov-29-15 2:09 pm
BOZEMAN, Montana - Earlier this month, a Summit Air Ambulance helicopter raced up Hyalite Canyon south of Bozeman in search of a skier impaled on a tree.
- Advocacy groups in Montana, Idaho sue over forest plan Updated: Nov-29-15 1:20 pm
KALISPELL, Montana - Snowmobile clubs and advocacy groups from Montana and Idaho are suing over a U.S. Forest Service plan that bars motorized access in certain areas of the Kootenai National Forest in northwestern Montana.
- Adams with 25 points, Wyoming beats Montana State 82-68 Updated: Nov-28-15 10:10 pm
LARAMIE, Wyoming - Josh Adams had 25 points and six assists to lead Wyoming to an 82-68 victory over Montana State on Saturday night.
- Police look for woman who reportedly stole donation kettles Updated: Nov-28-15 9:04 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - Police are looking for a woman who reportedly stole Salvation Army donation kettles from outside two stores in Billings.
- Former ambassador to Russia to receive honorary MSU degree Updated: Nov-28-15 8:27 pm
BOZEMAN, Montana - Michael McFaul, a former U.S. ambassador to Russia, will receive an honorary degree from Montana State University during fall commencement Dec. 12.
- Montana advances in FCS with 24-17 win over South Dakota St Updated: Nov-28-15 8:09 pm
MISSOULA, Montana - Brady Gustafson threw for two touchdowns and Montana held off South Dakota State 24-17 in a Football Championship Subdivision first-round playoff game Saturday.
- Man in Townsend chase faces attempted homicide charge Updated: Nov-28-15 7:36 pm
HELENA, Montana - A Helena man is facing two dozen charges, including attempted deliberate homicide, after investigators say he tried to strike multiple law enforcement officers with a stolen truck during a high-speed chase in and around Townsend on Thanksgiving.
- Inmate at Montana State Prison dies after extended illness Updated: Nov-28-15 6:48 pm
DEER LODGE, Montana - Officials say a 75-year-old inmate at Montana State Prison has died following an extended illness.
- Obstetrician delivered over 5,000 babies in 38-year career Updated: Nov-28-15 2:05 am
BILLINGS, Montana - After welcoming more than 5,000 babies into the world, Billings obstetrician and gynecologist Dr. Daniel Molloy has lost count of just how many people he's been the first person to wrap his hands around.
- Treatment Court offers drug addicts opportunity outside jail Updated: Nov-28-15 2:05 am
BOZEMAN, Montana - One Gallatin County woman's drug abuse started when she was just 14 years old. No drugs were off the table.
- Author rejects claim that records release threatens funding Updated: Nov-27-15 5:20 pm
HELENA, Montana - State education officials must disclose the disciplinary records of a former quarterback accused of rape for the public to understand what the University of Montana is doing to protect students from sexual assault, the attorney for "Into the Wild" author Jon Krakauer said in court filings.
- Feds try to close Montana-based timeshare donation program Updated: Nov-27-15 3:06 pm
BOZEMAN, Montana - The U.S. Department of Justice is trying to stop a Montana lawyer and others from running or promoting a program that appears to facilitate philanthropic donations of timeshares, but actually led customers to commit tax fraud and didn't give much to charity, according to a court filing.