The U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division, together with its U.S. Attorney’s Offices, enforces the nation’s civil rights laws to protect against unlawful discrimination. When civil rights are violated, the department has authority to act, as it did in Missoula. Had the departmen…
Billings golfer Brandon McIver shot an even-par 71 Monday during his opening round of stroke play at the U.S. Amateur Championship in Johns Creek, Ga.
I met the kid who would quickly become my best friend in the world about 35 years ago. We were sophomores at Hellgate High School in Missoula, both products of middle-class homes. We liked to go to basketball games and see movies with our gang of friends and hang out and do all the things hi…
MISSOULA — Two suspects in the death of a transient whose body was found in the Clark Fork River in Missoula have made their initial court appearances.
With days to go before the big show, crews were hard at work Friday giving Washington-Grizzly Stadium its Paul McCartney makeover.
Sexual assault is a heinous crime. An authoritative study has concluded that one in three American women will be sexually abused in their lifetime. The physical and emotional damage can be deep and long-lasting. That’s why I took the U.S. Department of Justice’s questions about the handling …
MISSOULA -- The Billings Scarlets and Missoula Mavericks combined to leave 32 runners on base on Thursday night in Missoula's 6-0 American Legion baseball win.
MISSOULA — The Montana Department of Revenue says Mountain Water Co. is still responsible for paying its taxes while the city of Missoula seeks to take over the water and supply distribution company.
A somber crowd gathered at the Fort Missoula soccer fields Friday night for a candlelight vigil to honor the memory of Diren Dede, the 17-year-old German exchange student who was shot and killed in a neighbor's garage early last Sunday morning.
MISSOULA -- Rocky Mountain College's women finished second and the Battlin' Bear men fourth Tuesday at the conclusion of 54 holes of play at the Frontier Conference golf championships, which were held over two days at Larchmont Golf Course.
MISSOULA — A California couple with ties to the University of Montana has committed a significant portion of their estate to the university’s Montana Museum of Art and Culture.
The most heated city hall debate this spring is on an issue that isn’t scheduled to come before the Billings council till June.
SPREADING THE WORD: Montana athletic director Kent Haslam addressed a number of issues while in Billings on Thursday, including the construction of a new on-campus student-athlete academic center.
BOZEMAN — An investigation into reports that a Bozeman man had drilled holes in the attic to observe and record two women in the apartment next to his led to the discovery that he had hundreds of images of child pornography.
MISSOULA — A SkyWest flight slid off the runway at Missoula International Airport Tuesday morning while making its final turn for takeoff.
HELENA - A panel of Montana lawmakers on Tuesday questioned Missoula's requirement that companies pay $309 for a permit to move a megaload of oil-refinery equipment through the city, on top of the permit and fees already required by the state.
When ZZ Top plays the Bozeman field house on March 26, the Rimrock Auto Arena will be empty.
BUTTE — 24-year-old man awaiting a deliberate homicide trial in Butte has denied federal drug charges. Jeffrey Bruce Lackman pleaded not guilty to distribution of methamphetamine Thursday in Missoula federal court. If convicted, Lackman could be sentenced to life in federal prison, offici…
Two final trips of Big Sky Honor Flight are set for 2014, bringing to an end the program that has flown more than 600 World War II veterans to Washington, D.C., to visit the National World War II Memorial.