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City Council will offer final instructions to city lobbyist Monday

The Billings City Council will have its final crack at further shaping or amending the city’s 2015 state legislative priorities during its Monday meeting.

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Man sentenced for decade-old Missoula rape

Man sentenced for decade-old Missoula rape

MISSOULA — A man who pleaded guilty to a decade-old rape was sentenced this week to 30 years in the Montana State Prison.

June 19, 2013 3:22 pm Related Loading…

Body of missing Great Falls fisherman surfaces at reservoir

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…

June 14, 2013 2:53 pmLoading…
Body believed to be Tammy Salle's found in Clark Fork River

Body believed to be Tammy Salle's found in Clark Fork River

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.

March 02, 2013 10:01 pmLoading…
Family will celebrate life of missing woman

Family will celebrate life of missing woman

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.

January 18, 2013 5:36 pm Photos



Crime Lab toxicologist pleads guilty to driving with BAC over 0.08

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.

November 27, 2012 6:31 amLoading…

Urine, feces found in courthouse coffee machine

ANACONDA — The best part of waking up? Not exactly.

July 19, 2012 6:26 pmLoading…
Man suspected of putting meth in business' coffee

Man suspected of putting meth in business' coffee

The Billings Police Department arrested a man suspected of putting methamphetamine the coffee at a local tax business on Wednesday.

February 08, 2012 4:30 pmLoading…

No progress yet in ID of bones found in bags on MacDonald Pass

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.

December 12, 2011 11:18 amLoading…

Authorities investigating fatal GFalls house fire

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.

November 30, 2011 9:40 pmLoading…

Human skull found in Dawson County sent to state crime lab

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.

November 04, 2011 9:00 amLoading…

Coroner's inquest: Deputies not at fault in Helena man's shooting death

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.

September 28, 2011 12:26 pmLoading…

Searchers recover body of boy who drowned in Lolo pond

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.

July 16, 2011 8:38 pmLoading…

Toxicology tests back in case of woman found in Missouri River

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.

June 03, 2011 10:20 pmLoading…

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