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Stories with place: Montana
  • May 1 trial set in Rocky Boy embezzlement case 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 10:22 pm
  • HAVRE, Montana - A federal judge has set a May 1 trial date in the embezzlement case against former Rocky Boy Indian Reservation health clinic director Fawn Tadios.

  • Robbery suspect shot and killed by Montana officer 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 7:37 pm
  • BILLINGS, Montana - A Montana police officer shot and killed a man being sought in a recent robbery after authorities say the suspect made a sudden movement while in the back of a car that had been pulled over, authorities said Tuesday.

  • Billings man pleads guilty in trailer fire deaths 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:10 pm
  • BILLINGS, Montana - The second of two men charged after four people died in a mobile home fire last April has acknowledged his role in their deaths.

  • Fiscal impact of Medicaid initiative questioned 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:02 pm
  • HELENA, Montana - Attorney General Tim Fox is asking the state Supreme Court to order a new fiscal note for a ballot initiative that seeks to expand the Medicaid program in Montana.

  • Man charged with assault, attempted kidnapping 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:28 pm
  • BILLINGS, Montana - The son of a man who drowned while ice fishing on Fort Peck Lake in January is charged with confronting his father's fishing buddy and threatening to kill him.

  • Man dies in motorcycle crash near Lolo 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 3:36 pm
  • MISSOULA, Montana - A 22-year-old Missoula man has died after a motorcycle crash near Lolo.

  • T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 2:24 pm
  • WASHINGTON - More than 100 years after dinosaurs were first displayed on the National Mall, T. rex - the king - is joining the Smithsonian collection after a 2,000-mile journey from Montana.

  • T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 1:33 pm
  • WASHINGTON - More than 100 years after dinosaurs were first displayed on the National Mall, T. rex - the king - is joining the Smithsonian collection after a 2,000-mile journey from Montana.

  • Name of Hamilton man killed in crash released 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 11:55 am
  • HAMILTON, Montana - Ravalli County officials have released the name of a 42-year-old man who died in a weekend pickup rollover west of Hamilton.

  • Officials ID Ballantine woman killed in crash 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 11:52 am
  • BILLINGS, Montana - Officials in Yellowstone County have released the name of a 38-year-old woman who died in a one-vehicle rollover on Interstate 94 east of Billings.

  • Missoula hospital adding OB, newborn services 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 11:39 am
  • MISSOULA, Montana - St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula says it plans to add obstetrics, newborn and pediatric services as early as next year.

  • 5 face charges of helping escaped Bozeman inmate 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 9:43 am
  • BOZEMAN, Montana - Five people have been charged with allegedly helping a man escape from Bozeman police after he was arrested on suspicion of attempted rape.

  • Yellowstone elk count marred by weather 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 6:29 am
  • BILLINGS, Montana - Wildlife officials say the annual count of a major elk herd that migrates between Yellowstone National Park and Montana was unable to be completed this year.

  • Billings man convicted of 10 rape counts 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 11:07 pm
  • BILLINGS, Montana - A Billings man who tried to not leave any evidence behind during break-ins and rapes still helped prosecutors through photos and videos recovered from his cellphone, authorities said.

  • No criminal charges in fatal Montana avalanche 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 8:16 pm
  • MISSOULA, Montana - A prosecutor in Montana says he won't file charges against four young men who were snowboarding or sledding on Mount Jumbo when an avalanche struck a Missoula neighborhood, killing a woman.

  • Jury convicts Montana man of killing girlfriend 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 8:04 pm
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - A jury convicted a Montana man of second-degree murder in the 1996 shooting death of his girlfriend at a lodge in Yakutat after failing to reach a verdict on a higher level charge.

  • Wolf Point to redraw districts for school board 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 5:56 pm
  • HELENA, Montana - Wolf Point school district has agreed to redraw its voting areas for board elections after an ACLU lawsuit argued the district favored white voters in the predominantly Native American area.

  • Zinke raises $460,000 for US House campaign 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 5:49 pm
  • BILLINGS, Montana - Republican U.S. House candidate Ryan Zinke says he has raised $460,000 since the beginning of the year.

  • Bullock seeks disaster declaration over flooding 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 1:22 pm
  • HELENA, Montana - Gov. Steve Bullock is asking President Barack Obama to issue a federal disaster declaration for Montana due to widespread flooding and ice jams last month.

  • New group forms to plan Knievel Days 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 1:04 pm
  • BUTTE, Montana - A new nonprofit corporation has been formed to carry out Evel Knievel Days in Butte after previous organizers backed out during a struggle over control of the festival with Knievel's family.

  • Bison meeting cancelled; plan timing uncertain 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 11:52 am
  • BILLINGS, Montana - The prospects for a state-wide bison conservation plan in Montana are uncertain after wildlife officials cancelled a public forum on the issue.

  • Missoula coal train protesters cited 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 11:07 am
  • MISSOULA, Montana - Seven people who protested the movement of a coal train through Missoula were cited for disorderly conduct after sitting near the railroad tracks, forcing the Montana Rail Link train to slow down.

  • Ballantine woman dies in crash east of Billings 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 10:13 am
  • BILLINGS, Montana - A Ballatine woman died in a weekend rollover crash on Interstate 94 east of Billings.

  • Man dies in crash near Hamilton 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 9:26 am
  • HAMILTON, Montana - A Hamilton man died and his passenger was injured in a weekend rollover crash near Hamilton.

  • John Lewis raises $300K for US House campaign 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:04 am
  • HELENA, Montana - Democratic U.S. House candidate John Lewis has raised about $300,000 since the beginning of the year.