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Report released on plane crash near Great Falls

Report released on plane crash near Great Falls

GREAT FALLS — Investigators say a small plane that crashed southeast of Great Falls, killing one person and injuring three others, hit a group of trees as the pilot approached a ridge.

September 16, 2014 6:35 amLoading…

$2M bond set for man charged in motel fire

GILLETTE — A judge has set a $2 million cash bond for a 58-year-old man accused of setting a Gillette motel on fire with about 60 people inside.

September 15, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…

Casper man accused of starting Gillette hotel fire

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Investigators say last weekend's fire at a Gillette motel was started by a Casper man angry with a woman after the two smoked methamphetamine together.

September 11, 2014 3:15 pmLoading…

Tanker carrying latex crashes near Lovell

LOVELL, Wyo. — The Wyoming Highway Patrol said a tanker hauling 5,500 gallons of latex crashed Tuesday on U.S. 14A.

September 09, 2014 1:53 pmLoading…

Gillette motel fire displaces 50; cause suspicious

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Investigators say a fire that broke out in a Gillette motel, displacing about 50 people, started under suspicious circumstances.

September 08, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…

Utah man dies in rollover accident

WEST YELLOWSTONE, Mont. (AP) — A Park City, Utah, man is dead following a one-vehicle, rollover accident near West Yellowstone, Montana.

September 08, 2014 10:41 am
Victim of Montana plane crash identified; NTSB, FAA investigating

Victim of Montana plane crash identified; NTSB, FAA investigating

GREAT FALLS — Officials in Cascade County have identified the woman who was killed and the three who were injured in a plane crash about 30 miles southeast of Great Falls.

September 04, 2014 2:50 pmLoading…

Cody man cited in crash that killed Colorado biker

CODY, Wyo. — A Cody man has been cited for careless driving in a crash that killed a motorcyclist from Colorado.

September 03, 2014 7:37 amLoading…
Plane crashes southeast of Great Falls; 1 killed

Plane crashes southeast of Great Falls; 1 killed

GREAT FALLS — Authorities say one person was killed when a single-engine plane crashed about 30 miles southeast of Great Falls.

September 02, 2014 4:25 pmLoading…
Body of missing Montana State student found at Ennis Lake

Body of missing Montana State student found at Ennis Lake

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 southwestern Montana.

September 02, 2014 2:11 pmLoading…

Wyoming woman hit by bus, dies at Burning Man

BLACK ROCK DESERT, Nev. — A 29-year-old Wyoming woman attending the Burning Man counterculture festival in Nevada has died after she was struck by a bus carrying passengers around the playa in the Black Rock Desert.

August 28, 2014 3:32 pmLoading…

Heavy rain triggers landslides north of Alpine

ALPINE, Wyo. — Heavy rain is blamed for triggering landslides on the highway through the Snake River canyon near Alpine.

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Man dies in motorcycle crash on Homestake Pass

BUTTE — A California man has died in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 90 southeast of Butte.

August 11, 2014 1:30 pmLoading…

11-month-old drowns in 5-gallon mop bucket

KALISPELL — A northwestern Montana toddler drowned after tipping headfirst into a 5-gallon mop bucket.

August 05, 2014 7:34 amLoading…

Small cars fare poorly in crash tests

DETROIT — The four-door Mini Cooper Countryman was the only one of 12 cars to earn a top rating of “good” in new frontal crash tests.

August 03, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Wyoming woman killed in Adirondacks plane crash

NORTH ELBA, N.Y. — Authorities have identified the three victims in a single-engine plane crash in the Adirondacks as a West Virginia man, his 24-year-old daughter and a 25-year-old Michigan man.

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Cheyenne police crack down on red-light runners

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Cheyenne police are cracking down on red-light runners, and they say it might be paying off.

July 21, 2014 8:49 amLoading…

2 air tankers in Wyoming to help with wildfires

BOISE, Idaho — Authorities are bringing in two military air tankers from Wyoming to help fight wildfires in the Pacific Northwest and elsewhere.

July 19, 2014 9:06 pmLoading…

Company: Corrosion caused Wyoming oil pipe spill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The owner of a pipeline that sprung a leak and spilled 25,000 gallons of crude oil that flowed more than two miles down a gulley in the Powder River Basin said Friday that internal corrosion was to blame.

July 18, 2014 11:52 amLoading…
Ukraine: 295 on Malaysia plane shot down over east

Ukraine: 295 on Malaysia plane shot down over east

In this Nov. 15, 2012 photo, the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 with tail number 9M-MRD _ the same aircraft that was shot down near the Ukraine Russia border on Thursday, July 17, 2014 _ takes off from Los Angeles International Airport. Ukraine said the passenger plane was shot down Thursd…

July 17, 2014 1:09 pmLoading…

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