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Interactive smartphone apps and maps will promote Butte’s outdoor recreation

Interactive smartphone apps and maps will promote Butte’s outdoor recreation

BUTTE — Local agencies are trying to put Butte’s recreational opportunities on the map — literally.

July 17, 2014 5:05 pmLoading…
Montana Folk Festival

Montana Folk Festival

July 15, 2014 11:40 am Photos

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Montana Folk Fest schedule outlined

Montana Folk Fest schedule outlined

Here’s the Montana Folk Festival schedule of performances, movies and venues, based on information from www.montana-folkfestival.com

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80-100 cats found in horrific conditions in Butte apartment; authorities on scene

80-100 cats found in horrific conditions in Butte apartment; authorities on scene

BUTTE — Authorities are working on catching roughly 90 cats from an apartment in Butte. The horrific condition of the home included animal carcasses and overwhelming piles of feces.

July 03, 2014 1:14 pm Photos

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Within walking distance: Billings' demographics conducive to mixed-use development

Within walking distance: Billings' demographics conducive to mixed-use development

An increasing number of shoppers in cities in the Rocky Mountain West prefer to live within walking or biking distance of the stores they frequent and the cultural and entertainment destinations they love.

June 25, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…

70-year-old Butte man dies from injuries after car wreck

A 70-year-old Butte man died in the hospital Wednesday after a wreck earlier this week.

June 18, 2014 11:51 pmLoading…

Slide triggers questions: Butte lacks avalanche center, but experts say it’s up to skiers to stay safe

BUTTE — The weekend rescue operation for four skiers on Red Mountain is raising new questions about avalanche safety in the Butte area, a region that lacks a specific agency to turn to for avalanche danger ratings.

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Butte dog saved after plunge in mineshaft

BUTTE — Pete Sorini and Gina Evans were near the end of their ride on the Butte 100 race course Easter weekend when they noticed one of the three dogs they brought with them was missing.

May 24, 2014 3:36 pmLoading…

BLM asking for public input on oil and gas leases

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Montana/Dakotas is seeking public comment on its impact analysis for offering several parcels for oil and gas lease in Montana. The Environmental Assessments (EA) for the Billings, Butte, Dillon, Lewistown and Miles City Field Offices are now available for…

May 22, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
NorthWestern Energy office building

NorthWestern Energy office building

Architect’s rendering by Mosaic Architecture of a new NorthWestern Energy office building in Butte. 

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Butte has high hopes for NorthWestern headquarters, Uptown development

Butte has high hopes for NorthWestern headquarters, Uptown development

BUTTE — In just days, after months of talks and plans and dotting i’s and crossing t’s, dust will finally fly as work begins on the new Uptown digs for NorthWestern Energy.

May 19, 2014 9:35 am Photos

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FBI investigating theft case involving missing Butte man

FBI investigating theft case involving missing Butte man

BUTTE — The investigation into allegations a Butte man embezzled more than $175,000 from a union is going federal.

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Knievel's son wants attorney general to look into committee

Knievel's son wants attorney general to look into committee

BUTTE — Kelly Knievel wants the Montana attorney general’s office to investigate the group that organized and staged the Evel Knievel Days festival in Butte.

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Skyview softball pounds out two wins

BUTTE — Billings Skyview pounded out 30 hits — including six home runs — in sweeping aside Butte 7-5 and 23-16 on Friday afternoon in Eastern AA softball.

April 18, 2014 8:46 pmLoading…

Guest opinion: 'Former felons' celebrate change in MT code

A year ago this week, Gov. Steve Bullock signed Senate Bill 107, repealing an archaic state law that made it a felony to be in a same-sex relationship in the state of Montana, a “crime” punishable by fines of up to $50,000 and 10 years in jail.

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New nonprofit forms to plan Knievel Days

New nonprofit forms to plan Knievel Days

BUTTE — A new nonprofit corporation has been formed to carry out Evel Knievel Days in Butte after previous organizers backed out during a struggle over control of the festival with Knievel's family.

April 14, 2014 11:03 am Video Photos

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‘Form, fashion’ of Knievel Days uncertain for now

‘Form, fashion’ of Knievel Days uncertain for now

BUTTE — Butte-Silver Bow isn’t sure what if anything will replace Evel Knievel Days this summer — but the county will have its manpower, equipment and services ready to fill the void.

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Organizers back out of Evel Knievel Days

Organizers back out of Evel Knievel Days

BUTTE — Organizers of Evel Knievel Days cut ties with the event Wednesday, saying Chief Executive Matt Vincent and the Knievel family should proceed with the festival as they see fit.

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Knievel threatens fest organizer: 'I will destroy you'

Knievel threatens fest organizer: 'I will destroy you'

BUTTE — Kelly Knievel has threatened to “destroy” the top organizer of Evel Knievel Days unless he signs a pact with the county and caves to other demands.

April 07, 2014 8:41 pmLoading…
Fire in Uptown Butte

Fire in Uptown Butte

An area in Uptown Butte was closed off Monday while firefighters tackled a blaze in the old Leggat Hotel building, 50 W. Broadway St.

April 07, 2014 1:35 pmLoading…

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