Fire South of Philipsburg Forces Evacuations
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — A 200-acre fire driven by "horrific winds" forced the evacuation of residences in a forested area about four miles southeast of Philipsburg.
Convicted Philadelphia Abortion Doctor Gets Life in Prison
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia abortion doctor convicted of killing three babies who were born alive has agreed to give up his right to an appeal and will be spared a potential death sentence.
Medical Center Ordered to Pay 60,000 Dollars for Wrong Cancer Diagnosis of Montana Man
A judge in Montana has ordered the Fort Harrison VA Medical Center to pay nearly $60,000 to a Winston man who was wrongly diagnosed with brain cancer and told he had just a few months to live
Man’s Body Found in Creek Near Billings
Yellowstone County authorities are investigating after a man's body was found in Alkali Creek near MetraPark.
Former Montana Legislator Arraigned on Theft, Fraud and Money Laundering After Caught Stea…
Federal prosecutors say a Chippewa Cree tribal leader and a former Montana legislator used a shell company to divert hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal stimulus aid into their own pockets.
Man Gets Month in Jail For Breaking Son’s Arm
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A 19-year-old Three Forks man has been sentenced to a month in jail for breaking his infant son's arm last year.
Five Charged With Diverting Stimulus Money For Tribe
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Chippewa Cree tribal leader and a former Montana legislator used a shell company to divert hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal stimulus aid into their own pockets.
Bullock Vetoes Several Bills Including One That Would Allow Guns On Campus
Governor Steve Bullock has rejected bills that include two gun measures and two bison proposals on the last day he could do so.
Beau Donaldson Requests Reduced Sentence, Rape Victim Objects
An ex-University of Montana football player in state prison for rape now wants his sentence reduced over his victim's objections.
Governor Steve Bullock Releases 2012 Tax Returns
Governor Steve Bullock and his wife Lisa made $176,000 last year and paid $32,000 in state and federal income taxes. The Democratic governor recently released his 2012 tax returns to the public like other governors before him.