2020 Democrats Aim to Reverse Trump gains in Rural Areas
On Wednesday alone, three White House hopefuls, Elizabeth Warren, Kirsten Gillibrand and Amy Klobuchar, offered sweeping proposals that touch on everything from farm subsidies to rural broadband and health care.
Black Bear Killed in Glacier National Park Hazing Effort
Glacier National Park rangers trying to haze a black bear away from a campground had to euthanize the bruin after a rubber bullet pierced its abdomen.
Complaint Over Bullock’s Security Detail Dismissed
Montana's political practices commissioner has dismissed an ethics complaint accusing Montana Gov. Steve Bullock of using public resources to campaign for the Democratic nomination for president.
Montana to Offer 600 Licenses for Special Hunt
Montana wildlife officials are planning to offer 600 special licenses to hunt deer in an effort to test for chronic wasting disease and contain its spread.
Fire North of Helena Caused By Exploding Target
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A fire north of Helena that burned nearly 8 square miles (20 square kilometers) of forestland and led to evacuation orders for 400 residences was started by someone illegally shooting at an exploding target on an informal gun range on Bureau of Land Management land...
Trump Says He Wants Stronger Gun Checks, Gives Few Details
President Donald Trump on Monday condemned weekend shootings in Texas and Ohio as barbaric crimes "against all humanity" and called for bipartisan cooperation to respond to an epidemic of gun violence.
Dayton Shooting Victim has Missoula Connection
One of the victims in the Dayton, Ohio shootings has a Missoula connection.
FBI: Delivery Drivers Involved in Amazon Theft Ring
The two contract delivery drivers working for Amazon had a clear-cut assignment: They were supposed to bring packages from a warehouse to a post office for shipping.
AP FACT CHECK: Persistent Distortions on Migrants, Economy
Some of the Democratic presidential contenders dug in their heels with unsupported rhetoric about immigration, the economy and more Wednesday.
Montana Tribe Receives Federal Funding to Build Solar Farm
The Northern Cheyenne Tribe has been awarded $2 million in federal funding to build a solar farm.