Showing: 1-20 of 365

Crime

Case advances against man accused in fatal crash

GILLETTE, Wyo. — A judge in Gillette has ordered a 26-year-old man to stand trial in district court on a charge that he caused a traffic fatality while driving drunk.

10 hours agoLoading…

Former Albany County prosecutor charged with theft

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Attorney General's Office has charged Albany County's former top prosecutor, saying he used county money to buy cameras and computer equipment for his own use.

December 19, 2014 1:20 pmLoading…

Ex-youth sports association director denies theft

CASPER, Wyo. — A former director of the Wyoming Youth Sports Association in Casper has denied stealing more than $13,000 from the club.

December 18, 2014 3:15 pmLoading…

Agencies look to Montana corruption probe as model

GREAT FALLS — An aggressive anti-corruption campaign in Montana that has targeted the theft of federal funds from American Indian reservations should be replicated elsewhere, senior U.S. officials said Wednesday.

December 18, 2014 7:00 amLoading…

Missoula police make arrest in Missoula convenience store robbery

MISSOULA — Missoula police have a 52-year-old man in custody after a convenience store was robbed over the weekend.

December 15, 2014 3:50 pmLoading…
Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

This image taken from video shows a man believed to be a gunman inside a cafe in Sydney, Australia Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. An apparent hostage situation was unfolding inside the chocolate shop and cafe in Australia's largest city on Monday, where several people could be seen through a window …

December 15, 2014 12:24 pmLoading…
Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott speaks at a press conference in the Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, after a gunman took an unknown number of people hostage in a cafe in Sydney, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Xinhua, Xu Ha…

December 15, 2014 12:24 pmLoading…
Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

A injured hostage is carried to an ambulance after shots were fired during a cafe siege at Martin Place in the central business district of Sydney, Australia, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. New South Wales state police would not say what was happening inside the cafe or whether hostages were being …

December 15, 2014 12:24 pmLoading…
Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

This image taken from video shows people holding up hands inside a cafe in Sydney, Australia Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. A gunman took an unknown number of people hostage inside the downtown Sydney chocolate shop and cafe at the height of Monday morning rush hour, with two people inside the cafe …

December 15, 2014 12:24 pmLoading…
Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

Police: 3 dead, including gunman, in Sydney siege

A injured hostage is wheeled to an ambulance after shots were fired during a cafe siege at Martin Place in the central business district of Sydney, Australia, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. New South Wales state police would not say what was happening inside the cafe or whether hostages were being …

December 15, 2014 12:24 pmLoading…

Murder charges filed in Wyoming motel room killing

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Two men and a woman face charges in the death of a man whose body was found in a Cheyenne motel room.

December 14, 2014 11:50 amLoading…
University of Wyoming student charged with raping man at party

University of Wyoming student charged with raping man at party

CASPER, Wyo. — Laramie prosecutors last week charged a University of Wyoming graduate student with raping a fellow student at a party in November.

December 12, 2014 9:42 am Related Loading…

Woman charged in fatal bus crash pleads not guilty

GILLETTE, Wyo. — A woman accused of driving a bus full of coal miners through a construction zone and into a line of stopped cars — killing three Gillette men — has pleaded not guilty to three counts of vehicular homicide.

December 10, 2014 12:15 pmLoading…

2 pay fines, restitution on deer poaching charges

MISSOULA — A Hamilton woman and her cousin from California recently split a bill of more than $10,000 for illegally killing a trophy buck deer off Little Sleeping Child Road.

December 10, 2014 12:10 pmLoading…

Tribal rodeo official pleads guilty in corruption case

Another defendant has pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from a corruption investigation on the Rocky Boy's Reservation of northern Montana.

December 09, 2014 1:30 pmLoading…
Escaped attempted rape suspect wants charges dropped

Escaped attempted rape suspect wants charges dropped

BOZEMAN — Attorneys for escaped attempted rape suspect Kevin Briggs are asking a judge to dismiss charges because they say police got rid of the victim's cellphone after making copies of selected calls and texts.

December 09, 2014 1:30 pmLoading…
Convicted con man to plead guilty to impersonating FBI agent in Bakken

Convicted con man to plead guilty to impersonating FBI agent in Bakken

FARGO, N.D. — A convicted con man who tried to pass himself off as an FBI agent to get perks in the North Dakota oil patch will plead guilty to an illegal weapons charge under an agreement filed in federal court.

December 09, 2014 11:45 amLoading…
Kate and William at game

Kate and William at game

Britain's Prince William, right, and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, appear on a giant video screen during an NBA basketball game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center in New York, Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

December 09, 2014 1:00 amLoading…

Police: Don't charge pharmacist in shooting

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Police in Cheyenne are not recommending any charges against a pharmacist who shot a man during a robbery attempt.

December 08, 2014 3:31 pmLoading…

Trial date set for former Big Sky coach rape case

BOZEMAN — A judge has set a June 23 trial date for a former girls' basketball coach accused of raping two of his players at Lone Peak High School in Big Sky.

December 07, 2014 10:10 pmLoading…

Top headlines delivered to your inbox daily.

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Popular Stories

Deals & Offers

Featured Businesses