Nobody wants taxes to go up, but homeowners are happy to know their investment increased in value. It’s possible that most Montana homeowners will be satisfied on both counts when statewide reappraisal notices are mailed out next summer.
When 1,958 Montanans answered Main Street Montana surveys, there was a surprising amount of agreement.
BOZEMAN — A former Gallatin County sheriff’s deputy who faces trial in May on charges that he mistreated a prisoner three years ago is suing the county claiming he did not receive adequate treatment for job-related mental health issues.
BOZEMAN — The owners of four homes built near a former Bozeman landfill filed a claim with the city, Gallatin County and the state seeking millions of dollars in damages and alleging gases leaking from the landfill are causing health problems and have made it impossible to sell their homes.
A Jan. 3 guest opinion paints a gloomy picture of the inevitability of oil drilling along the Beartooth Front. “Once you see the first well being drilled,” Christopher Eckoff says, “it is too late to stop the oil industry.”
The restaurant economy in this quaint Rocky Mountain community never captures front-page headlines like Oracle or Big Sky Resort, but without a doubt, the industry is sizzling.
Classic pop. A sellout crowd gathered downtown for the 2013 Billings Clinic Classic gala featuring a concert by pop singer Jordin Sparks at the Alberta Bair Theater and a street party on Broadway. The gala capped a week of fundraisers that will help support a $13.5 million expansion and ren…
HELENA — State livestock officials say a horse in Gallatin County has tested positive for equine herpes virus.
It started with a Facebook message from a friend: "What is all this (BS) I hear about 7 YNP wolves shot outside the park?"
While close counts in the presidential race are expected to produce late-night nail-biters in swing states, Montana’s close race is expected to be for the U.S. Senate between incumbent Democrat Jon Tester and Republican challenger and U.S. Rep. Denny Rehberg.
BOZEMAN — The state attorney general's office is prosecuting a former Gallatin County sheriff's deputy accused of assaulting a teenage suspect after a judge ruled it was a conflict of interest for the county attorney to pursue the case.
One person was killed and two people were injured early Tuesday after a head-on collision west of Belgrade.
BOZEMAN - Gallatin County is suing the architect that designed its jail, saying there were dozens of instances that required change orders that added nearly $370,000 to the construction costs on the $37 million project.
Sometimes life gets in the way of a business plan.
A skier injured in a Friday fall in the Bridger Mountains north of Bozeman was rescued by Gallatin County authorities and volunteers.
BOZEMAN -- A Gallatin County jury has awarded over $1 million in damages to two couples who unknowingly purchased property on an active landslide at a private ski resort and golf community in southwestern Montana in 2005.
Yellowstone County ranks 14th healthiest of Montana’s 56 counties, according to the 2012 County Health Rankings released Tuesday. That’s a slight improvement over last year, when the county ranked 15th.
The Montana Districting and Apportionment Commission is drafting plans to divide our state into 100 representative districts and pair them in 50 Senate districts for the next 10 years.
BOZEMAN -- A 39-year-old man accused of a stabbing a man outside a Gallatin Gateway bar has pleaded not guilty to aggravated assault.
BOZEMAN - At the height of the housing boom, Gallatin Valley's economic pulse could be measured in the rapid cadence of pounding hammers.