A proposal to relieve Yellowstone County jail crowding by screening inmates for release will get closer scrutiny before commissioners decide on the plan.
Two gay couples hoping to be the first in Yellowstone County to tie the knot Wednesday afternoon were done in by the state’s computer system.
Yellowstone County commissioners will review a plan to ease jail crowding and explore possible funding with the county’s finance director and sheriff at their Nov. 10 discussion meeting.
A Billings woman was charged Friday with participating in a scheme that apparently has roots in West Africa and involved selling collectible guns without actually providing any of the guns.
Editor’s note: This is part of the Gazette’s coverage on contested Yellowstone County races in the Nov. 4 election.
A Crow Agency woman is accused of driving drunk with her three children in her sport utility vehicle.
A Billings woman was accused on Monday of driving drunk with her daughter in the vehicle and attacking her husband when he tried to stop her from doing so.
A Billings woman was accused on Monday of putting a gun to her boyfriend's head after she became upset that she couldn't get any marijuana.
A Yellowstone County compensation board will recommend that elected officials receive a 2.5 percent base wage increase for fiscal year 2015.
Longtime Yellowstone County Justice of the Peace Pedro Hernandez and challenger Michael Mayott are the top two contenders for the judge position in Department 2, with Hernandez taking a commanding lead.
Three people charged in connection with a home invasion Tuesday appeared in Justice Court Friday before Judge Pro Tem Lance Lundvall.
A Billings man faces accusations that he tried to force another man into his pickup at gunpoint and threatened to shoot him.
A man was accused on Monday of fleeing from officers at speeds nearing 100 mph in downtown Billings and nearly crashing into several other vehicles over the weekend.
A Billings woman was accused on Friday of hitting another woman in the head with a high-heeled shoe during a scuffle at a Billings bar in 2013.
A 41-year-old man was charged with six felonies on Tuesday for what charging documents describe as a New Year's Day drunken-driving crash that injured six people.
A Yellowstone County prosecutor said on Tuesday that a 21-year-old man sexually assaulted a preteen girl several times after the two met on a social-media website.
It’s good to have choices.
Former Yellowstone County deputy attorney David Carter took the oath of office Tuesday morning to become the county’s newest justice of the peace.
David Carter is sworn in as justice of the peace recently.
Laurel Police Officer Fred Gregory told more than 50 of his peers and colleagues that an award is nice, but it’s about more than him.