Members of a commission tasked with deciding the fate of the historic Missoula Mercantile building were called upon to recuse themselves in a vote over whether the building should be demolished by the Missoula City Attorney.

Crime victims related their personal stories to Attorney General Tim Fox and other officials yesterday in Missoula as part of National Crime Victims Week.

Governor Steve Bullock extends benefits to Montana National Guard personnel.

Rain today, turning to a sunny weekend in western Montana.