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Lame Deer residents accused of meth trafficking; exposing children to drug

Two Lame Deer residents on Monday denied federal charges of methamphetamine trafficking in a residence here children were present.

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Slide of chick blood

Slide of chick blood

Rocky student Linnea Warlick prepares a slide of osprey chick blood for analysis.

July 14, 2014 5:42 pm
Restani and Ostovar

Restani and Ostovar

Marco Restani, left, a professor from St. Cloud State University in Minnesota, and Kayhan Ostovar, a professor of environmental science at Rocky Mountain College, check out an osprey chick on Monday.

July 14, 2014 5:42 pm
Warlick, Restani, Ostovar

Warlick, Restani, Ostovar

Rocky student Linnea Warlick, left, and RMC professor Kayhan Ostovar, right, watch as Marco Restani, a professor from St. Cloud State University in Minnesota, examines an osprey chick on Monday morning.

July 14, 2014 5:42 pm
Marco Restani places a chick in a holding box

Marco Restani places a chick in a holding box

Marco Restani, a director with the Osprey Project, places a chick in a holding box before an examination.

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Osprey circles

Osprey circles

An osprey parent circles as researchers remove two chicks from a nest south of Laurel.

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Researchers prepare an osprey chick

Researchers prepare an osprey chick

Researchers prepare an osprey chick for an examination.

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Incumbent court clerk leading race

Incumbent court clerk leading race

Early election returns showed Yellowstone County Clerk of Court Carol Muessig running slightly ahead of a former office employee. 

November 06, 2012 11:01 pm Photos

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Appeals court denies sulfur plant review of pollution regulations

Appeals court denies sulfur plant review of pollution regulations

The Environmental Protection Agency’s actions to develop a plan to control sulfur dioxide pollution in the Yellowstone Valley were reasonable, an appellate court has ruled.

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Bankruptcy judge considers PSC intervention in Southern case

Bankruptcy judge considers PSC intervention in Southern case

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Ralph Kirscher on Tuesday questioned whether the Montana Public Service Commission has a role as it claims in the bankruptcy of a large wholesale power cooperative.

January 24, 2012 4:30 pmLoading…

Environmentalists pan proposed merger of BLM and mining agency

A proposal to consolidate some duties of a federal mining regulatory agency into the Bureau of Land Management was panned during a hearing in Billings on Monday.

January 23, 2012 5:00 pmLoading…
Fueled by stimulus dollars, federal courthouse work rolling along

Fueled by stimulus dollars, federal courthouse work rolling along

By late summer, Montana Chief U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull should be gaveling a federal trial to order in a new $60 million federal courthouse in Billings.

January 22, 2012 12:10 am Photos

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Work starting on federal office building

Work starting on federal office building

Work was scheduled to begin last week on the sister building to the federal courthouse, the $30 million office building on the former Aldrich’s Lumber site at 2021 Fourth Ave. N.

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Jury convicts Lockwood man in meth conspiracy

Jury convicts Lockwood man in meth conspiracy

A federal jury on Friday convicted a Lockwood man who prosecutors said trafficked more than 17 pounds of methamphetamine that came from Las Vegas.

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3 Yellowstone County judges to seek re-election

3 Yellowstone County judges to seek re-election

All three Yellowstone County district judges up for election this year said they are running for re-election.

January 19, 2012 5:15 pm Photos

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Ex-police officer sentenced for hiding photos in sex case

A former Crow tribal police officer will spend a year in federal prison for concealing photographs of sex abuse.

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ExxonMobil places pipeline deeper at river crossings

ExxonMobil places pipeline deeper at river crossings

ExxonMobil Pipeline Co. is re-burying its Silvertip Pipeline, which broke last summer and spilled crude oil into the Yellowstone River, deeper at two other river crossings to improve safety as required by a federal agency.

January 18, 2012 12:05 am Photos

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Hawaii man denies meth charges

A Hawaii man accused of trafficking meth from Nevada to Billings denied federal charges Tuesday as his co-defendant testified in another meth case.

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Abduction attempt reported near Forsyth

A woman who was traveling in the Forsyth area  Thursday reported that a man tried to abduct her but left when she pulled a gun, Rosebud County Undersheriff Arlan Thingvold said Friday.

January 13, 2012 12:43 pmLoading…
Yellowstone County incumbents, candidates file for office

Yellowstone County incumbents, candidates file for office

The race for Yellowstone County clerk of court is on, with incumbent Carole Muessig and a challenger, Kristie Boelter, a deputy clerk of court, both filing on Thursday for election to the post.

January 12, 2012 4:40 pm Photos

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Mexican citizen gets 25 years for transporting heroin

Mexican citizen gets 25 years for transporting heroin

A Mexican citizen who spent most of his life illegally in the United States will spend another 25 years in the country — this time in federal prison for heroin trafficking.

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West End road easement abandonment leads to jobs discussion

A request by Bay Ltd. Montana, a fabrication company, to abandon a road easement through its West End property turned into a jobs debate before the Yellowstone County Commission on Tuesday.

January 10, 2012 4:35 pmLoading…
Billings woman charged with firearms violations

Billings woman charged with firearms violations

A Billings woman whose companion was fatally shot last fall in a confrontation with Red Lodge law enforcement is facing federal gun charges.

January 09, 2012 4:45 pmLoading…

Oregon father, son get big fines for poaching

A federal judge in Billings on Friday imposed hefty fines and probation and suspended hunting privileges for a father and son from Salem, Ore., who admitted running a poaching operation for five years at a Park County ranch.

January 06, 2012 3:20 pmLoading…
Hardin man sentenced for meth trafficking

Hardin man sentenced for meth trafficking

A 21-year-old Hardin man who was sentenced on Thursday to four years in federal prison for trafficking meth apologized to his family and the community.

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Poplar murderer sent back to prison for violating probation

Poplar murderer sent back to prison for violating probation

A Poplar man who spent nearly 20 years in federal prison for murder will go back for two more years for violating conditions of his release by drinking six weeks after getting out.

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Animal adoptions at brisk pace over holidays

Animal adoptions at brisk pace over holidays

Animal shelters in Billings stayed busy with adoptions during the holidays, with few, so far, turning up as Christmas “returns.”

January 02, 2012 5:00 pm Photos

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Red Lodge Mountain breaks ski records

Red Lodge Mountain breaks ski records

Red Lodge Mountain broke records for skier numbers this holiday season, thanks to plentiful snow.

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Parents greet New Year's babies

Parents greet New Year's babies

One baby came early and one baby came late, but both babies were the first born in the New Year at Billings' hospitals.

January 01, 2012 10:00 pm Photos

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Tavern Taxi has busy New Year's Eve

The Tavern Taxi program, designed to keep drunk drivers off the road, had a brisk New Year’s Eve in Billings.

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Two Montana men die in separate avalanches

Two Montana men died in separate avalanche accidents in the Cooke City area on Saturday.

January 01, 2012 4:20 pmLoading…

Two Montana men die in separate avalanches

UPDATE 5 P.M. - Two Montana men died in separate avalanche accidents in the Cooke City area on Saturday.

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Gas prices dip below $3 a gallon at some Billings stations

Gas prices dip below $3 a gallon at some Billings stations

The average price for unleaded gas in Montana dropped to $3.09 a gallon on Friday, said AAA Mountain West, but in Billings, motorists could find it for $2.99 or cheaper at some stations.

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New federal courthouse will display Yellowstone Art Museum works

New federal courthouse will display Yellowstone Art Museum works

The works of Montana artists Ted Waddell and Neil Jussila will be exhibited in the new federal courthouse in downtown Billings when it opens sometime late next year.

December 30, 2011 12:15 am Photos

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Billings men charged in pot conspiracy, witness tampering case

Two Billings men have denied federal charges in an 81-count indictment alleging marijuana trafficking, money laundering and witness tampering charges. A third man denied a witness tampering allegation in the case.

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2 more deny charges in gun, drugs case

2 more deny charges in gun, drugs case

Two more men charged in a broad federal firearms and drug investigation into home invasions for drugs denied charges Wednesday.

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Yellowstone Valley bird count finds fewer species

The Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society counted 64 species in the Billings area during its annual Christmas Bird Count on Dec. 17.

December 27, 2011 5:00 pmLoading…
Defendants in firearms, drugs case deny federal charges

Defendants in firearms, drugs case deny federal charges

Nine defendants accused in an investigation into stolen guns and drug robberies pleaded not guilty to various charges Friday in U.S. District Court in Billings.

December 23, 2011 6:00 pm Photos

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Bench Connector, new bridge opens

Bench Connector, new bridge opens

The long-awaited Bench connector project opened Thursday afternoon, offering motorists another way in and out of the Heights.

December 22, 2011 3:14 pm Photos

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Southern will continue to receive power

Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative will continue receiving power to supply its members under agreements presented Tuesday in bankruptcy court.

December 20, 2011 5:14 pmLoading…

Yellowstone County approves deal for jail medical services

Beginning in January, Yellowstone County jail inmates will receive medical and dental services from RiverStone Health under an agreement that was several years in the making.

December 20, 2011 4:55 pmLoading…

County may seek grant for flood mapping project

A mapping project that would help residents see where the Yellowstone River may flow at flood stage could qualify for a federal grant.

December 19, 2011 4:29 pmLoading…
Billings area rancher, former legislator Jay Stovall dies

Billings area rancher, former legislator Jay Stovall dies

A cowboy to the core, fourth-generation Billings-area rancher and former Montana legislator Jay O. Stovall died Thursday night surrounded by family at a Billings hospital after an illness. He was 71.

December 16, 2011 5:00 pmLoading…
Main-Bench-Sixth North transportation grant not funded

Main-Bench-Sixth North transportation grant not funded

A request for federal money to ease traffic congestion at Main Street and Sixth Avenue North got turned down again by federal officials.

December 15, 2011 5:00 pmLoading…
Bozeman man sentenced to 10 years for child porn

Bozeman man sentenced to 10 years for child porn

A Bozeman man who downloaded hundreds of child pornography images and movies will spend about 10 years in federal prison.

December 15, 2011 4:36 pmLoading…
Child sex offender sentenced to 20 years for child porn

Child sex offender sentenced to 20 years for child porn

A federal judge sentenced a Billings child sex offender on Wednesday to 20 years in prison for receiving child pornography.

December 14, 2011 5:33 pmLoading…

Yellowstone County recommends redistricting plan to state committee

Yellowstone County commissioners on Tuesday approved a recommendation for new legislative district boundaries that supporters say is a nonpartisan, common-sense approach.

December 13, 2011 6:15 pmLoading…

Transfer of jail medical services pushed back to January

The assumption of Yellowstone County’s jail medical services by RiverStone Health has been pushed back to January as officials work out contract details.

December 12, 2011 4:59 pmLoading…
Veterans' service recognized with wreath ceremony

Veterans' service recognized with wreath ceremony

In the decades after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, Billings resident Ed Chlapowski, who died earlier this year and as a young U.S. Navy radioman witnessed the attack and sent out the first message notifying the world of what happened, worried that those who died that day would be forgotten.

December 09, 2011 2:45 pm Photos

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Billings psychiatrist gets 1-year prison term for child porn possession

A respected Billings child psychiatrist who admitted to living a double life will spend about a year in federal prison for possessing child pornography, a sentence far shorter than the five years he faced.

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