RSSState And Regional

Sugar beet harvest fires up Tuesday

Sugar beet harvest fires up Tuesday

Updated HUNTLEY — It was barely noon and already 94 farm trucks had unloaded sugar beets at the Huntley pile — 1,700 tons -- and another 10 trucks wer…

24 minutes agoLoading…
PSC poised to approve NWE purchase of hydro plants — but on what conditions?

PSC poised to approve NWE purchase of hydro plants — but on what conditions?

New HELENA — A majority of the state Public Service Commission appears poised to vote Thursday to approve NorthWestern Energy’s proposed $870 mill…

1 hour agoLoading…
Governor hosts Wyoming broadband summit

Governor hosts Wyoming broadband summit

New CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead is hosting the third annual Wyoming Broadband Summit next month to bring industry leaders and local officials to…

1 hour agoLoading…

Update: Plane crashes southeast of Great Falls; 1 killed

Updated GREAT FALLS — Authorities say one person was killed when a plane carrying four people crashed about 30 miles southeast of Great Falls.

1 hour agoLoading…

MCPS officials meet to determine future of suspended Sentinel principal, assistant principal

New MISSOULA — Missoula County Public Schools officials declined Tuesday to say why they suspended two top administrators at Sentinel High School …

1 hour agoLoading…

5 protesters blocking oil train arrested

New SEATTLE — Five people have been arrested after demonstrators blocked railroad tracks at a Burlington Northern Santa Fe yard in Everett.

1 hour agoLoading…
Grand Teton facilities begin closing for winter

Grand Teton facilities begin closing for winter

MOOSE, Wyo. — Campgrounds and other facilities in Grand Teton National Park will be closing for the winter over the next two months.

2 hours agoLoading…
Body of missing Montana State student found at Ennis Lake

Body of missing Montana State student found at Ennis Lake

Updated ENNIS — Search crews have located the body of a 19-year-old Montana State University student who went missing while swimming in a lake in sout…

3 hours agoLoading…
Officials identify victim of strip club shooting

Officials identify victim of strip club shooting

MISSOULA — The Missoula County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim in the shooting outside a Missoula strip club early Monday morning as Ch…

4 hours agoLoading…
Appeals court affirms Yellowstone Club ruling

Appeals court affirms Yellowstone Club ruling

An appellate court has affirmed a lower court ruling that allowed the bankruptcy reorganization of Montana's ultra-luxury Yellowstone Club, tu…

6 hours agoLoading…

New rail access boosts Cheyenne industrial park

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Developers say new railroad connections are making a Cheyenne industrial park an attractive place for companies to set up shop.

6 hours agoLoading…

BLM planning prescribed burns in southwest Wyoming

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management plans to conduct more than 7,000 acres of prescribed burns to improve wildlife habitat…

6 hours agoLoading…

Group halts plan to sue over Sheridan fluoridation

SHERIDAN, Wyo. — Opponents of fluoridation say they're no longer planning to sue the city of Sheridan but aren't backing away from trying to b…

6 hours agoLoading…

'Quiet zone' being created near Cheyenne hotels

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Visitors to Cheyenne should soon be able to get a better night's sleep thanks to a "quiet zone" being created at Wyoming's bu…

6 hours agoLoading…
Stillwater scaling back work at Canada mine site

Stillwater scaling back work at Canada mine site

Stillwater Mining Co. is further scaling back work on a proposed precious metals and copper mine in Canada.

6 hours agoLoading…

Cut Bank man dies in Havre motorcycle crash

HAVRE — A 39-year-old Cut Bank man died in a weekend motorcycle crash in Havre.

6 hours agoLoading…

Prep coach charged with having sex with players

BOZEMAN — The girls' basketball coach at Lone Peak High School in Big Sky is charged with having sexual relationships with two of his players.

6 hours agoLoading…
Democrat schools chief contender reaches out to Republican heartland

Democrat schools chief contender reaches out to Republican heartland

WORLAND, Wyo. — Mike Ceballos didn’t take a bite of pie all night.

9 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

No injuries in Bakken fire caused by lightning

WATFORD CITY, N.D. — No injuries were reported in a weekend oil tank fire in the western North Dakota oil patch.

10 hours agoLoading…
Montana man with ALS embarks on what may be his final wilderness journey

Montana man with ALS embarks on what may be his final wilderness journey

GARDINER — Mike Yochim asked for help up from a blue chair in his living room with windows overlooking a cloud-covered Electric Peak.

11 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

Follow The Billings Gazette

Popular Stories

Get weekly ads via e-mail

Deals & Offers

Featured Businesses