CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming teachers and others over age 21 who hold firearms permits could carry concealed guns at schools and college campuses under a bill pending introduction at the state Legislature.
A man accused of shooting another man to death on Billings’ North Side in October will argue in court that he acted in self-defense.
By the time martial arts instructors were done with Laura Housinger’s PE students Thursday at Central Catholic High School, the sophomores were breaking boards with their palms and yelling “No!” to would-be attackers.
GREAT FALLS — A Dearborn Canyon man suspected of shooting and killing a neighbor in an ongoing property dispute is claiming self-defense.
BUTTE — An Butte resident used pepper spray to repel a man attacking him with a pickaxe early Tuesday, according to police.
Billings police officers Shane Weinreis, right, and Bethany Schwartz demonstrate a self-defense move to a crowd of more than 700 women at a class put on by the Billings Police Department and MSUB on Thursday.
Olivia Eiler, top left, and her sister Madison, 16, and Misty Miner, bottom left, and Jessica Comly practice a self-defense move as they join more than 700 women at Alterowitz Gymnasium at MSUB for a self-defense class put on by the Billings Police Department and MSUB on Thursday.
More than 700 women fill Alterowitz Gymnasium at MSUB for a self-defense class put on by the Billings Police Department and MSUB on Thursday.
More than 700 women of all ages attended a whirlwind crash course in women’s personal safety and self-defense on Thursday night in an event put on by the Billings Police Department and MSU Billings Police Department.
HELENA — The Montana Senate is backing a plan that directs colleges to allow students to carry guns on campus.
HELENA — The Montana House has endorsed a plan to allow firearms on college campuses, but rejected a plan allowing concealed guns in other places like bars.
HELENA — Gun rights measures that include a plan to push back against potential federal restrictions on assault rifles were endorsed Thursday in the Montana House, despite criticism they may thwart law enforcement or lead to constitutional showdowns with the federal government.
CHEYENNE — A bill that would allow people to carry concealed guns in Wyoming K-12 schools and on college campuses died in a Senate committee Friday after dozens of educators, administrators, police and others testified it would make schools and colleges less safe.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. – A state House committee approved a bill that would make it a felony in Wyoming to enforce stricter federal gun regulations created after the spate of recent mass shootings -- a move that could put Wyoming and the federal law at odds.
GREAT FALLS — The sheriff of Cascade County says he's signed off on more than 300 concealed weapon permits in the past three weeks.
A murder trial set to begin Monday for a Billings man who claims he shot a friend in self-defense has been rescheduled.
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Self-defense products are becoming a hot item among women in western North Dakota's booming oil patch, as a burgeoning population and the apparent abduction of a northeastern Montana woman have heightened fears about violence.
CHEYENNE — Posted prominently at the entrance to Frontier Mall in Cheyenne is a large “weapons prohibited” sign.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Casper City Council will hold a public hearing next week on making it illegal for people to openly carry guns at public meetings.
CASPER — A Casper proposal to prohibit people from openly having a firearm at city government meetings is drawing the threat of a lawsuit from gun rights advocates who say such a ban will spiral to other places.