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Guest opinion: Looking forward to Bozeman House debate

Guest opinion: Looking forward to Bozeman House debate

You can tell it’s election season. The political ads are flying, the campaign mailers are being delivered, and unfortunately, we have seen the level of rhetoric and political posturing increase as Election Day draws near, which is why I just wanted to take a moment to set the record straight…

September 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Heller leads Men's Mid-Amateur

BUTTE -- Helena's Parker Heller shot a 4-under-par 66 Thursday at Butte Country Club to build a six-shot cushion after the first round of the Montana State Men's Mid-Amateur tournament.

August 14, 2014 4:43 pmLoading…

Butte man pleads guilty to meth conspiracy

A Butte man has admitted to trafficking more than 2 ounces of meth.

April 15, 2014 2:31 pmLoading…

At least two thought dead in I-15 crashes

BUTTE — Authorities say at least two people may have been killed after crashes this morning on Interstate 15 near Boulder and Melrose.

March 14, 2014 11:07 amLoading…
Prosecutors: Man facing homicide charge was on meth when man hit

Prosecutors: Man facing homicide charge was on meth when man hit

Prosecutors say a Butte man accused of killing a transient with his car was on methamphetamines at the time of the October collision.

February 22, 2014 11:15 amLoading…

High-speed Internet network launches today in Butte

Gov. Steve Bullock and other state leaders are expected to attend an open house today in Butte to mark the launch of the city's high-speed Internet network, the first of its kind in Montana.

January 28, 2014 1:32 pmLoading…
Butte struggles for answers after three teens commit suicide

Butte struggles for answers after three teens commit suicide

The pews were filled with as many people as they could handle. Other friends and loved ones lined the walls of the small church. Even more packed the hallway, standing shoulder to shoulder to the front door of the building.

January 11, 2014 8:59 amLoading…

Butte woman wrecks car with toddler on board; drugs suspected

BUTTE − Authorities are waiting on results of blood tests to determine possible charges against a Butte woman who wrecked her car with her 4-year-old son inside the vehicle.

January 10, 2014 7:09 pmLoading…

Butte homicide suspect denies drug distribution charges

BUTTE — 24-year-old man awaiting a deliberate homicide trial in Butte has denied federal drug charges. Jeffrey Bruce Lackman pleaded not guilty to distribution of methamphetamine Thursday in Missoula federal court. If convicted, Lackman could be sentenced to life in federal prison, offici…

January 04, 2014 1:00 pmLoading…
Driver in fatality in jail on parole violation

Driver in fatality in jail on parole violation

James Robert “J.R.” Hollingsworth is back in jail after violating the conditions of his parole.

December 21, 2013 9:25 amLoading…

Council wants time to study proposed discrimination ordinance idea

Proponents of enacting a local ordinance to prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity made an initial case to a panel of Butte-Silver Bow commissioners Wednesday night.

November 14, 2013 9:37 amLoading…
Trial of former Butte justice of the peace postponed while he's in rehab

Trial of former Butte justice of the peace postponed while he's in rehab

Robert “Bob” Lee’s trial for allegedly driving the wrong way on Interstate 90 east of Butte will not take place next week as scheduled. The bench trial for the former justice of the peace is now slated for Feb. 13.

November 06, 2013 8:17 amLoading…

Underground gold mine near Butte on meeting agenda

A public meeting is planned Oct. 21 in Butte to discuss the operating permit for a proposed underground gold mine about 15 miles south of the city.

October 12, 2013 2:47 pmLoading…
Bears head to Butte for another tough test

Bears head to Butte for another tough test

Looking back over his 12 years as a player, assistant and now head coach in the Frontier Conference, Rocky Mountain College’s Brian Armstrong said the league this season is as tough as he’s ever seen it for football.

September 27, 2013 5:01 pmLoading…

Guest opinion: Historic preservation best development tool for Montana

This week, leaders from business, industry and policy are gathering in Butte to discuss ways to bring create good jobs for Montanans. I am grateful to Sen. Max Baucus and all the other elected officials for bringing these people together to make our state an even better place to live, work a…

September 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Guest opinion: U.S. workers deserve respect, reasonable living standard

In July, almost 250 workers from eight states gathered in Butte to attend a labor school. They came to learn, and to teach, how to lift the voices of working people and rebuild the middle class.

September 02, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Bowlers Lee, Hodges to be enshrined

Bowlers Rodney J. Lee of Livingston and Mark Hodges of Butte will be inducted into the Montana USBC Hall of Fame on Saturday, May 18 during a ceremony in the Mile High Event Center at Star Lanes in Butte.

April 16, 2013 4:56 pmLoading…

Guest opinion: Oil trust fund would benefit Montana's future

We have been receiving between $40 million and $50 million in coal severance tax every year. One half of this tax is dedicated to the Constitutional Coal Trust because of a decision of the people in 1976 to set aside one half of the tax for the use of future generations.

April 04, 2013 12:05 amLoading…

Woliczko resigns as Tech coach

BUTTE -- Montana Tech men's head basketball coach Aaron Woliczko resigned this week, athletic director Joe McClafferty announced on Wednesday.

February 27, 2013 7:35 pmLoading…
Dogs help search landfill for Anaconda woman

Dogs help search landfill for Anaconda woman

BUTTE — A dog handler and her two dogs joined other searchers at a local landfill Friday in a renewed effort to find the remains of a missing Anaconda woman.

February 16, 2013 10:39 amLoading…

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