HELENA — When a candidate knocks on a door in Butte, the first question some voters ask is if the politician is a Democrat.
KALISPELL — On June 12, 2011, David Burgert led Missoula County sheriff deputies on a slow-speed car chase through the mountains south of Lolo. Just past the Lumberjack Saloon, Burgert pulled over, jumped out of his Jeep Cherokee and fired shots at police, before running deep into the woods …
MISSOULA — The U.S. Department of Justice and Missoula County have reached a settlement in the agency's investigation into the way the county attorney's office decides whether to prosecute sexual assault cases.
MISSOULA — Detective T.J. McDermott dwarfed his opponents’ spending in this year’s race for Missoula County sheriff, exhausting over twice the amount of his closest competitor and loaning his campaign $40,000.
Spellers from around the state went letter for letter and word for word this Saturday as they competed in the 49th annual Treasure State Spelling Bee and for the grand prize—a spot in this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee.
MISSOULA — Prosecutors are seeking life behind bars for Jordan Linn Graham, the Kalispell newlywed who pushed her husband to his death last July 7 in Glacier National Park.
Spring and summer open-burning season begins Saturday, March 1, and the Montana Department of Environmental Quality reminds people that only clean, untreated wood and plant material can be burned legally.
With 333,580 acres of federal land in Custer County, the U.S. government is a very large landowner, and quite possibly a major freeloader of local government services if Congress opts not to chip in this year.
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.
MISSOULA – Missoulians can expect more of the same when it comes to the 2014 economy, subtle growth.
Two grievances filed by a former guard depict the Missoula County jail as a hostile and unsafe work environment, laden with inmate abuse, employee favoritism and workplace violence.
MISSOULA — The man shot by a Missoula County sheriff’s detective during a sting operation in June pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.
An outside investigation into the June 28 shooting of a suspected drug dealer by a Missoula County sheriff’s detective concluded that the officer acted “within the use of force policy guidelines,” even though the suspect didn’t have a deadly weapon on him or in the vehicle.
The fate of Dunrovin Ranch will be cast to the hands of a mediator, Judge Ed McLean decided in Missoula County District Court on Friday.
The sun had set twice since Election Day and still Yellowstone County workers were counting votes Thursday afternoon on ballot machines that jammed after a couple of dozen ballots. With right around 70,000 voters turning out for the general election, it was the worst possible time for things…
MISSOULA — The Montana Republican Party on Tuesday evening questioned the legality of providing stickers to voters who mismarked their ballots at Missoula County polling places.
CLINTON -- A 24-year-old Clinton man is in jail after an armed standoff with Missoula County sheriff's deputies overnight.
A Billings man is being held on a $300,000 bond in the Yellowstone County Detention Center on a felony warrant accusing him of sexual assault in Missoula County.
MISSOULA — Seven cases of whooping cough now have been confirmed in Missoula County.
MISSOULA -- Missoula County health officials have documented a recent jump in HIV infections and warn sexually active people that they should get tested.