MISSOULA — The spouses of two Missoula County sheriff's deputies were present when Capt. Tony Rio shot a man twice in the early hours of New Year's Day in Evaro, while the undersheriff’s 13-year-old son arrived on the scene shortly thereafter.
MISSOULA — The man who was shot by a sheriff's captain on New Year's Eve is being held in the Missoula County jail pending $50,000 bail.
MILLTOWN — Two Montana Rail Link locomotive engineers were treated and released from St. Patrick Hospital after a pair of grain trains collided near a trestle on the Clark Fork River late Thursday.
MISSOULA — The Missoula County attorney has set a date for the coroner’s inquest that will determine if charges are filed against Michael Gordon, the 27-year-old Missoula man who fatally shot another man in the Fox Club parking lot on Sept. 1.
MISSOULA — Five mobile homes with longstanding tax debts were sold by Missoula County at auction Wednesday morning for $3,075.
MISSOULA — Most of the mobile homes due to go on the Missoula County auction block Wednesday morning for delinquent taxes were bailed out Tuesday.
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.