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State figures: Wyomingites like whiskey: Cases of spirits, wines sold in state jumps 17 percent in 2014

State figures: Wyomingites like whiskey: Cases of spirits, wines sold in state jumps 17 percent in 2014

CASPER, Wyo. — Liquor sales in December are on track to be high, possibly higher than they were in any previous December logged by the state, thanks in large part to an apple-flavored whiskey.

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Wyoming's top-selling wines are sweet, boxed

Wyoming's top-selling wines are sweet, boxed

CASPER, Wyo. — Bottles of champagne and prosecco begin to disappear from shelves at Second Street Discount Liquor and Wine in Casper about two or three days before New Year’s Eve, as people amass bottles for parties.

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Top Holiday Drinks

Top Holiday Drinks

Brianna Crowe pays for a bottle of Moscato on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, at 2nd Street Discount Liquor in Casper. (Ryan Dorgan, Star-Tribune)

December 26, 2014 3:28 pm
Top Holiday Drinks

Top Holiday Drinks

Mick Welton stocks drinks on Monday at Second Street Discount Liquor in Casper, Wyo.

December 25, 2014 8:41 pm
HEALTHY WEIGHT: Use strategy to manage weight in December

HEALTHY WEIGHT: Use strategy to manage weight in December

Last month, we talked about ways to maintain your weight during the holidays; here are some more suggestions.

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New program designed to limit underage drinking in Montana

Nearly 50 percent of Montana’s high school seniors consumed alcohol within the previous 30 days, by one study’s estimate.

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Alcohol, sex assault tutorials to gauge attitudes of Montana college students

Alcohol, sex assault tutorials to gauge attitudes of Montana college students

MISSOULA — Students attending any one of Montana’s public colleges or universities this fall are finding more than philosophy homework and essays on their to-do list.

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Alcohol education now mandatory at all Montana universities

Alcohol education now mandatory at all Montana universities

MISSOULA — Students at the University of Montana who aren’t old enough to purchase alcohol are required to take a new statewide tutorial this semester on the dangers and consequences of drinking.

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Man accused of assaulting wife in fight over money for alcohol

Man accused of assaulting wife in fight over money for alcohol

A man appeared Monday in Yellowstone County Justice Court on a charge alleging he grabbed his wife by the hair, threw her into a table and punched her in the face.

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Rollover crash kills a Great Falls man outside of Great Falls, injures another

A single-vehicle rollover Wednesday killed a 22-year-old Great Falls man and sent his 22-year-old male passenger, also from Great Falls, to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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Woman appears in court on child endangerment charges

A woman appeared in court Tuesday on two felony charges of criminal child endangerment, two misdemeanor charges for failing to have her children in a car seat and one misdemeanor charge for driving with a suspended license. 

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Cut Bank man charged with DUI No. 7, endangerment after Saturday crash

Cut Bank man charged with DUI No. 7, endangerment after Saturday crash

A Cut Bank man made an initial court appearance Monday on two felony charges in connection to a Saturday DUI crash a prosecutor said seriously injured a woman.

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Man awaiting trial on DUI No. 14 in court for positive alcohol test

Man awaiting trial on DUI No. 14 in court for positive alcohol test

A man who bonded out of jail — pending resolution of his 14th DUI charge — was in District Court on Monday on a bench warrant issued after prosecutors allege he drank alcohol, violating the conditions of his release from jail.

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Guest opinion: Little talks with teens can make big impact

Busy holidays aren’t exactly a convenient time for having a serious conversation with your teen about underage drinking. Some parents might think that battling underage drinking is a futile effort, but studies show that parents who adopt a zero tolerance for underage drinking were the top re…

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Attorneys to seek dismissal in fatal crash case

BOZEMAN — Attorneys for a Montana man who withdrew a no contest plea for the January 2012 crash that killed his wife now say they plan to ask that the vehicular homicide charge be dismissed.

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Billings motorcyclist in critical condition after Friday morning crash

A 35-year-old Billings motorcyclist was in critical condition Friday night after crashing in the 1600 block Central Avenue at about 1:20 a.m. Friday, according to the Billings Police Department.

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Woman sentenced for drunken car crash that hurt 10

Woman sentenced for drunken car crash that hurt 10

A Billings woman who injured 10 people in a drunken car wreck was committed to the Department of Corrections on Monday.

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Crow Agency man admits homicide charge in DUI crash

Crow Agency man admits homicide charge in DUI crash

A Crow Agency man with a history of drunken driving and alcohol problems admitted to a murder charge for a head-on crash that killed four people on the Crow Reservation in December 2011.

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