Polar Plunge. A frigid fundraiser brought 50 swimmers briefly into the water of Lake Elmo, all for the benefit of Montana Special Olympics. Yellowstone County Undersheriff Kevin Evans, the event chairman, reports that the 2014 Polar Plunge raised about $24,000 — $4,000 more than last year.
Tom Wojtowick can’t quite bring himself to break his ties with St. Leo the Great Catholic Church in Lewistown.
Michelle Monger of Lewistown has signed a national letter of intent with the women's volleyball program at Rocky Mountain College and will join the Battlin' Bears next fall.
With conveyor belts whirring in the background, officials at FedEx Ground introduced its new transfer hub to local leaders Wednesday on Billings’ West End.
In an Oct. 2 guest opinion, Bishop Michael Warfel defined what marriage is, but left out one important caveat in his title: “according to Catholicism.”
The most recent incident involved two gay men who recently got married.
Montana’s struggling mental health care system may finally be getting much-needed attention.
The fight to shore constitutional protections, including free speech and freedom of religion, has been waged in many states, including Montana.
LINGERWOOD, N.D. — Shirley Elsner of Lidgerwood, N.D., has a mystery on her hands — one she has no idea how to solve since it goes back more than 80 years.
Two Wolf Point police officers on patrol found Roosevelt County Sheriff Freedom Crawford, who they suspected was intoxicated, sleeping on a sidewalk in Wolf Point on Aug. 14.
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…
Two sisters, crossing Main Street in Lewistown Wednesday, were struck by a southbound 16-year-old who did not see them until it was too late.
It took firefighters until nearly midnight Monday, but the Lewistown Fire Department has completed its work putting out hot spots from a Sunday morning fire that damaged the Mountain Meadows Pet Products Incorporated plant.
DICKINSON, N.D. -- New Dickinson State football coach Pete Stanton has signed five more recruits from Montana.
Montana is famous for its mountain vistas, but those of us in Eastern Montana understand the understated beauty of our prairie lands as well.
Leaders of the Billings Clinic, St. Vincent Healthcare, Montana Migrant Council and Planned Parenthood of Montana and RiverStone Health recently collaborated on a guest opinion that encouraged people check out the new federal Health Insurance Marketplace. Each organization has invested staff…
Warm Springs is 107 miles from Bozeman, 248 miles from Billings, 255 miles from Lewistown and 392 from Miles City. Yet that tiny town is the site of Montana's only state-run psychiatric hospital.
Photos from the final day of the state volleyball tournament in Bozeman.
Practicing patriotism. Will James Middle School teacher Hunter Jones’ classes have sent 5,000 care packages and 10,000 letters to U.S. troops since 2002. The VFW honored Jones’ efforts to involve students by naming him VFW national teacher of the year.
KALISPELL -- Kalispell's Logan Lindholm will take a nine-stroke lead into Saturday's closing round at the Montana State Mid-Amateur tournament at Buffalo Hill Golf Club.