- US EPA says Montana city now meeting air pollution standards Updated: May-03-16 6:54 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is reversing a 2013 finding that Montana's largest city was out of compliance with air pollution standards, saying that the closure of a coal-burning power plant has eased the problem.
- Havre man gets probation for hitting girl with car Updated: May-03-16 5:39 pm
HAVRE, Montana - A Havre man has been sentenced to two years on probation for backing over his cousin's 1-year-old daughter with his vehicle last summer while under the influence of marijuana.
- US secretary of interior touts conservation fund in Montana Updated: May-03-16 5:09 pm
HELENA, Montana - Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Tuesday used Montana's scenic Hauser Lake as a backdrop while urging Congress to permanently reauthorize a key funding source for the country's parks and recreation system.
- Montana defends campaign finance law ahead of elections Updated: May-03-16 4:29 pm
HELENA, Montana - Montana attorneys on Tuesday defended the state's new campaign finance disclosure law against a gun-rights organization that wants parts of it struck down before next month's primary elections.
- Anonymous Livingston artist creates with river rocks Updated: May-03-16 1:20 pm
LIVINGSTON, Montana - A notion exists that humanity cannot improve on nature - a sense that the aesthetic splendor the good, green Earth has already created cannot be groomed past what we already see. But one inspired artist, who happens to call Livingston her home, shatters that basic assertion.
- Montana's legislative auditor is retiring Updated: May-03-16 11:52 am
HELENA, Montana - Legislative Auditor Tori Hunthausen is retiring in June after nearly 29 years with the Legislative Audit Division.
- Trial begins in lawsuit over man's skateboarding death Updated: May-03-16 10:54 am
KALISPELL, Montana - A trial is underway in a lawsuit over whether the city of Columbia Falls is responsible for a man's death in a skateboarding accident on a subdivision trail system.
- Former Plum Creek worker sentenced for unemployment fraud Updated: May-03-16 10:16 am
KALISPELL, Montana - A man who worked for Plum Creek Timber while also receiving unemployment benefits has been given a six-year deferred sentence and was ordered to pay more than $38,000 in restitution.
- Search on for Butte man who went missing while camping Updated: May-03-16 10:02 am
BUTTE, Montana - The search continues for a 60-year-old Butte man who went missing during a weekend camping trip on the banks of the Jefferson River about 6 miles north of Twin Bridges.
- Police look for suspect in armed robbery at Missoula casino Updated: May-03-16 12:54 am
MISSOULA, Montana - Authorities are looking for a suspect who robbed a Missoula casino at gunpoint and then fled the scene.
- Great Falls man sentenced for growing pot on forest land Updated: May-03-16 12:41 am
KALISPELL, Montana - A Great Falls man who pleaded guilty to growing marijuana on national forest land has been given a five-year deferred sentence.
- Judge tosses closed primary lawsuit, but fight is not over Updated: May-02-16 7:37 pm
HELENA, Montana - A federal judge on Monday dismissed a lawsuit that sought to allow only Republican-registered voters to participate in its primary elections. But the legal fight to throw out Montana's century-old open primary system isn't over yet.
- Greg Gianforte dips into personal wealth in bid for governor Updated: May-02-16 6:29 pm
HELENA, Montana - Republican Greg Gianforte gave his campaign a $200,000 infusion of cash, and thousands of dollars more in in-kind contributions confirming concerns among Democrats that the wealthy Bozeman businessman would be dipping into his personal fortune to help fund his run for Montana governor.
- Bozeman woman charged with pepper spraying 3 police officers Updated: May-02-16 6:15 pm
BOZEMAN, Montana - Three police officers were pepper sprayed while serving an arrest warrant on a woman for allegedly violating the terms of her release on an earlier charge for assaulting an officer.
- Montana State names Kyle Brennan as new athletic director Updated: May-02-16 5:15 pm
BOZEMAN, Montana - Utah associate athletic director Kyle Brennan has been named the new athletic director at Montana State, President Waded Cruzado announced Monday.
- Disbarred Billings attorney denies wire fraud charges Updated: May-02-16 5:14 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - A Billings attorney who was disbarred last summer now faces federal wire fraud charges for keeping $65,500 that should have been distributed to the family of a man who was killed in a car crash.
- Belgrade woman jailed after man run over by pickup truck Updated: May-02-16 4:28 pm
BOZEMAN, Montana - A 35-year-old Belgrade woman is accused of running over a man with his pickup truck, breaking bones in both of his legs.
- Passerby rescues man who tried to hang himself Updated: May-02-16 3:07 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - A man who tried to hang himself from a bridge over the Yellowstone River in Billings was rescued by a passerby who cut the rope, sending the man into the water.
- Montana Western hires Russ Richardson as athletic director Updated: May-02-16 2:33 pm
DILLON, Montana - Montana Western has named athletic trainer Russ Richardson as its athletic director.
- Lame Deer man dies in rollover crash Updated: May-02-16 2:23 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - Officials in Rosebud County have released the name of a 69-year-old man who was killed in a weekend crash near Lame Deer.
- Kalispell man sentenced to for fathering child with minor Updated: May-02-16 2:07 pm
KALISPELL, Montana - A Kalispell man has been sentenced to the Montana State Prison for fathering a child with a 15-year-old girl.
- $2 million indoor horse arena planned for Dillon Updated: May-02-16 11:41 am
DILLON, Montana - The Montana Center for Horsemanship is planning a $2 million arena in Dillon.
- Montana players drafted, signed with NFL teams Updated: May-02-16 10:54 am
HELENA, Montana - Two athletes who played college football in Montana were drafted by NFL teams over the weekend, while three signed free agent contracts and two others received rookie camp invitations.
- Fraction of Central American migrant kids land in Rockies Updated: May-02-16 10:46 am
DENVER - A fraction of the thousands of children who've fled poverty and violence in Central America alone in recent years are now scattered across Colorado, Wyoming and Montana living with relatives and other sponsors.
- 3 migrant kids from Central America placed in Montana Updated: May-02-16 3:46 am
HELENA, Montana - Of the thousands of children who fled Central America on their own in recent years, three are living in Montana.