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MISSOULA — A man who pleaded guilty to a decade-old rape was sentenced this week to 30 years in the Montana State Prison.
CHESTER — Officials in Liberty County say the body of a Great Falls eye doctor who did not return from a fishing trip at Lake Elwell last week has surfaced. Undersheriff Doug Riggin says the body of 50-year-old John Kumm surfaced at about 9 a.m. Friday, about 20 yards from shore. The body wa…
A woman’s decomposed body found Saturday in the Clark Fork River south of Deer Lodge has tattoos that match those of Tammy Salle, who has been missing since late December, Anaconda Chief of Police Tim Barkell said.
ANACONDA — Friends and family of a 41-year-old Anaconda woman missing since Dec. 26 will come together one month later, on Jan. 26, for a special celebration-of-life ceremony as they begin the healing process.
MISSOULA — A state Crime Lab toxicologist who is an expert on blood alcohol content has pleaded guilty to driving with a BAC over 0.08.
ANACONDA — The best part of waking up? Not exactly.
The Billings Police Department arrested a man suspected of putting methamphetamine the coffee at a local tax business on Wednesday.
HELENA -- Authorities are still awaiting results from the State Crime Lab in order to identify a man's bones, which were found in black trash bags along Highway 12 in October.
GREAT FALLS — Authorities say a body found among the debris of a house fire north of Great Falls has been released from the state crime lab, and the investigation into the blaze continues.
A human skull found near Glendive by a high school class on a field trip has been sent to the state crime lab in Missoula.
HELENA -- A jury unanimously decided that no one is criminally liable in the death of Jeffery John Lefferdink, a 32-year-old Helena man who died on Easter Sunday after a traffic stop by sheriff's deputies.
MISSOULA — The body of a 14-year-old Lolo boy who is presumed to have drowned was recovered Saturday from a pond in Lolo and then sent to the state crime lab, according to the Missoula County Sheriff's Office.
GREAT FALLS - Authorities say toxicology tests have been completed in the case of a 42-year-old woman whose body was recovered from the shores of the Missouri River in Great Falls, but they will not comment on the findings until next week.