Road Traffic Safety
This winter has plagued Montanans with terrible driving conditions. Record amounts of snow dumped atop frozen rain turned streets into slip-and-slide zones.
HELENA — Montana is falling “dangerously behind” by not enacting highway safety laws that a national advocacy group says are needed to save lives and prevent injuries.
Like many Montana teens, Dustin Freese loved hunting, fishing and paint ball wars. He played freshman and sophomore football for the Senior High Broncs.
The new Highway Bill recognizes what Montana and Wyoming residents have always known: Critters and cars don’t do well on the same track.
Halloween is a night of food, fun and potentially frightening hazards. But a few simple steps can help make it safer for your children.
CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Transportation Department says the 30 motorcyclists killed on state roads in 2010 is the most ever in a single year.
CHEYENNE — Alcohol played a role in 41 percent of the deaths on Wyoming's roads last year.
On Oct. 3, a 61-year-old Conrad man failed negotiate a sharp curve on Rodgers Pass east of Lincoln and became Montana’s 23rd motorcycle fatality this year.