A dispute over a Montana wind farm is back before a Montana court, where a state judge will decide if the project's developers took enough steps to protect a nearby cluster of golden eagles.
WASHINGTON —The Obama administration will allow companies to seek authorization to kill and harm bald and golden eagles for up to 30 years without penalty in an effort to balance some of the environmental trade-offs of green energy.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Power Company of Wyoming plans to apply next month for a federal permit that will allow the firm to kill a limited number of eagles every year at its planned Chokecherry-Sierra Madre wind farm in Carbon County.
A federal judge has sentenced a Crow tribal legislator and his relative to probation for conspiring to traffic eagles and migratory birds.
Two Big Horn County men suspected of trafficking in eagles and migratory birds appeared in U.S. District Court in Billings on Tuesday.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Twelve people in South Dakota and Montana have been sentenced for trafficking federally protected migratory birds after a two-year investigation, federal officials announced Tuesday.
LA MIRADA, Calif. -- Rocky Mountain College split its first two matches Thursday at the 13-team Biola University Summer Slam women's volleyball tournament.
HELENA — Federal officials say they are investigating the poisoning deaths of four wolves and six eagles found in May in Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness Area.
What is an eagle worth?
When the Continental Congress adopted the bald eagle as the national symbol in 1782, there were by some estimates 100,000 bald eagle pairs in what is now the lower 48 states.
HAMILTON -- Fairfield's dynasty in State B girls basketball has been extended for at least another year.
HAMILTON -- Here we go again: Malta versus Fairfield for the State B girls basketball championship.
HAMILTON -- Malta built a big lead early and went on to beat Three Forks 49-34 Thursday night during its opening-round game at the State B girls basketball tournament on Dale Berry Court at Hamilton High School.
BOZEMAN -- Mike Finlay and Aaron Ward joined forces for 33 points Saturday night in helping Florence beat Whitehall 58-34 for third place at the State B boys basketball tournament at Montana State's Worthington Arena.
BOZEMAN — Shepherd overcame a sluggish start with a sizzling finish in overpowering Deer Lodge 74-64 Thursday night during the opening round of the State B boys basketball tournament at Montana State’s Brick Breeden Fieldhouse.
A Hardin man admitted Thursday to hunting eagles and selling their parts as part of an illegal bird trafficking scheme.
Grace Nutting scans the Shoshone River during the annual Christmas Bird Count on Saturday.
CODY, Wyo. — If intelligence can be assigned to birds, then the ducks and geese were smart, taking cover on the water in the canyon below.
CODY, Wyo. — Coyotes, eagles, badgers and ravens all contribute to sage grouse mortality in the Bighorn Basin, an official of the U.S. Department of Agriculture told Park County commissioners this week.
BOZEMAN — When Manhattan Christian needed a big play, the Eagles knew just what to do.