Montana Women's Prison
In the visitation room of the Montana Women’s Prison in Billings on Monday morning, the voices of nine women lifted the spirits of inmates with songs of Christmas.
An inmate at the Montana Women’s Prison applauds for a choral group at the Montana Women’s Prison on Monday morning.
An inmate follows the lyrics to a Christmas carol at the Montana Women’s Prison on Monday morning.
Members of Con Spirito and the Billings Symphony’s Chorale sing Christmas carols for inmates at the Montana Women’s Prison.
A combination of Billings Symphony Chorale and professional singers perform Christmas carols for inmates at the Montana Women’s Prison on Monday morning.
Inmate Renee Teeter, left, greets Martha Rowe after singers performed Christmas carols at the Montana Women’s Prison on Monday morning.
An inmate at the Montana Women’s Prison was charged Friday with felony aggravated assault for allegedly knocking another inmate to the ground on Sept. 21 and kicking and kneeing her, breaking her nose.
About 1,300 people on the South Side lost power on Thursday after a spokesman for NorthWestern Energy said an object from the Montana Women's Prison got caught in a power line, causing the line to short out.
Fourteen women Thursday became the first graduates of a computer technology skills program, but they weren’t typical students.
Montana's Department of Corrections will offer boot camp for female prisoners and cancel a mandatory treatment program that was criticized as degrading under a settlement announced Tuesday in a discrimination lawsuit.
Joan Daly, deputy warden for treatment services at the Montana Women’s Prison on South 27th Street, has been named the new warden, the Montana Department of Corrections announced Friday.
HELENA — The state this week opened its second health center that offers primary care and wellness services exclusively for state workers covered by its employee health plan — this time in Billings.
The Montana Department of Corrections announced Thursday the selection of four finalists to replace the outgoing warden at Montana Women's Prison in Billings.
The Montana Department of Corrections received nearly 50 applications for the soon-to-be vacant warden position at Montana Women's Prison in Billings, an agency spokesman said Wednesday.
A complaint filed by a state Department of Corrections employee led agency officials to take action against Jo Acton, who recently retired from her post as warden at Montana Women's Prison.
Jo Acton, the longtime warden of the Montana Women's Prison, on Monday announced that she will retire.
A union representing about 50 Montana Women’s Prison workers has voted to authorize a strike to resolve a dispute over an expired contract.
At a workshop years ago, Ashley DiFronzo heard about quilts helping to ease the loss of a hospice patient.
A Billings woman who spent five years in prison for tampering with evidence in a murder case pleaded guilty Friday in District Court to a felony charge of carrying a concealed weapon and a misdemeanor charge of resisting arrest.
Bob Paul, deputy warden at Montana Women's Prison, shows the new greenhouse built on the prison campus.