Bail Set at $2 Million for Suspect in Deputy’s Death
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Bail was set at $2 million for a 40-year-old Great Falls man suspected of killing a Cascade County sheriff's deputy during a chase.
Lawyer: Autopsy shows unarmed teen repeatedly shot
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A pathologist hired by the family of an unarmed Missouri teenager fatally shot by police says a bullet wound to his arm may have happened when he put his hands up, "but we don't know."
Despite Hackers, Chief Won’t ID Cop in Shooting
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The police chief in the St. Louis suburb where an officer fatally shot an unarmed teenager says cyber-attacks on his city's website won't sway him into publicly releasing the officer's name.
Prosecutors: Don’t Move Missoula Shooting Trial
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Prosecutors are telling a judge there is no need to move the trial of a Missoula homeowner accused of shooting and killing an unarmed exchange student who entered his garage.
Authorities to Release Findings in Fatal Crash
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana Highway Patrol officials say they will release their findings in the investigation of a head-on collision between a pickup truck and a fire engine that killed a family of five from Townsend and the Three Forks fire chief.
Billings Rejects Non-Discrimination Ordinance
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Billings City Council has rejected an ordinance to ban discrimination based on a person's sexual orientation or gender identity.
Transient Sentenced Highway Overpass Shooting
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A transient accused of shooting his camping companion in Bozeman has been sentenced to five years' probation after pleading guilty to a charge of criminal endangerment.
Hearings to Be Held on Wolf Conservation Stamp
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana wildlife officials will hold public hearings on a proposal to create a wolf conservation stamp that would allow non-hunters to contribute $20 apiece to help in the management of the predators.
Wyoming Man to Change Plea in Explosives Theft
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Wyoming man accused of stealing 559 pounds of explosives from a U.S. Forest Service bunker near Red Lodge is seeking to plead guilty to a federal criminal indictment.
Yellowstone Visitation Nears 2 Million in July
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — The National Park Service says visitation to Yellowstone National Park neared the 2 million mark at the end of July.