As members of the Montana Senate who come from opposing parties, we have often found ourselves disagreeing about political values, legislative proposals and our constituents’ interests. But we do agree there are times when we all should leave our politics, animosity and distrust at the door …
Rocky Mountain College’s recent run of success in football has the Battlin’ Bears in position this fall to make some serious history.
HELENA — Officials say warmer temperatures and rain could cause flooding, ice jams and heighten the avalanche threat after parts of Montana saw record snow in February.
MISSOULA — Western Montana has a new fish.
Hadley Ferguson was named this week as the artist who will paint the new Montana Women’s Mural at the state Capitol.
“Ellen,” Jay Leno and “Sunday Night Football” are among the viewing casualties of a contract impasse between DISH Network and the media group that owns three television stations in western and southwestern Montana.
Pouring rain on the last day of the 2013 hunting season didn't keep the determined from filling their freezers this year.
An Arkansas company searching for rare-earth minerals along the Montana-Idaho border could begin separating what it unearths in 2015 if ongoing tests remain positive.
Research aimed at product development could play an increased role at the University of Montana in coming years, as it strives to become a top-tier research institution and an economic driver for the region, the school’s new head of research said Wednesday. Scott Whittenburg, hired last Dec…
HELENA — Republicans on two House committees Wednesday voted to kill separate bills that would have ratified or studied a proposed water rights compact with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes in western Montana.
HELENA — A huge crowd of irrigators, ranchers and landowners from across Western Montana turned out Friday to support a bill that would extend a state water commission so it could renegotiate a water rights compact with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.
BOISE, Idaho — Attorneys for convicted murderer Joseph Duncan say their client has a delusional belief system that rendered him incompetent to waive his right to appeal a federal death sentence.
Whitefish artist Rob Akey is a broad thinker who strives to look forward.
HELENA — Settlement negotiations between hundreds of alleged sex abuse victims and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena may have hit a snag with the church's insurers refusing to cover the claims.
Rocky Mountain College will be looking to remain on track for the school's seventh winning football season since 1971 when it plays Montana Western on Saturday afternoon in Dillon.
HAMILTON — More than 400 homes remain under a Stage 2 evacuation notice because of the Sawtooth fire west of Hamilton, which was estimated at about 4,000 acres on Tuesday.
MISSOULA — Two former Western Montana men have been sentenced to federal prison and ordered to pay more than $1 million for operating a loan brokering firm that prosecutors allege turned into a Ponzi scheme when the real estate market collapsed.
MISSOULA — There's little not to love about the robin, especially at this time of year. But the English language owes the red-breasted songbird an apology.
The moon appears as an enormous ball as it sets over the Bitterroot Mountains in Western Montana.
HELENA -- A new sex abuse lawsuit filed Tuesday against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena is one of the first involving abuse by nuns toward Native American children, the plaintiffs' attorney said.