Melvin and Kathryn Johnson may not have received the most schooling in their lifetime, but the Vida-area farmers did their part on Tuesday to ensure that many Montana youth will.
GLASGOW — A black bear captured on a ranch near the McCone County town of Brockway over the Memorial Day weekend has been moved by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks wardens to a new home in the Little Belt Mountains.
This male black bear was captured in the Brockway area over the Memorial Day weekend and moved to the Little Belt Mountains by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks wardens.
Male black bear
Darin Ray Brown, the Acton-area pilot who died Saturday in an airplane crash near Wolf Point, was a father of five and a Broadview School District trustee.
Authorities have identified the pilot killed in a Saturday airplane crash in northern McCone County as Darin Ray Brown, 38, and are now working to figure out what happened.
A Texas company has bought oil and gas leases on almost 75,000 acres in northeast Montana's McCone County in a move that could portend a significant westward expansion of the Bakken oil patch, government officials and a company representative said Wednesday.
A dry winter and spring has farmers nervous about drought, but the forecasters are calling for a low to moderate risk in eastern counties, with time this spring for more wet weather.
McCone County Sheriff-Coroner Dave Harris confirmed Wednesday that a Fairview man shot his 3-year-old son and then himself over the weekend.
GREAT FALLS -- Officials in Eastern Montana have found a Fairview man and his 3-year-old son shot to death, the victims of an apparent murder-suicide.
Rep. Denny Rehberg, R.-Mont., will host listening sessions today in Jordan and Circle.
Six northeastern Montana counties have been designated as disaster areas for agriculture losses from winter storms and spring floods.
For years, Gordon Stoner’s rule for keeping the rain-soaked Northeast Montana soil from swallowing his tractor was to “turn when the ducks fly,” meaning nothing short of a pond would cause him to turn the wheel.
Farm fields in Eastern Montana have become so saturated with rain they've turned to soup beneath the surface, preventing farmers from planting spring crops.