Showing: 1-50 of 99

Search / Found (99)

Shaun Morrison

Shaun Morrison

Prison inmate Shaun Morrison sits at the defense table during a recess Wednesday. Standing is Morrison’s attorney, public defender Shaun Morrison.

November 01, 2013 12:18 pmLoading…
Philipsburg launches effort to attract more residents

Philipsburg launches effort to attract more residents

PHILIPSBURG — Visitors to Philipsburg already know about the sapphires, candy shop and world-class fly fishing that have ingrained “P-burging” in the Montana tourism scene.

March 06, 2013 7:05 amLoading…
Butte fire

Butte fire

A fire truck is parked in front of the Leggat Hotel, 50 W. Broadway St., Monday morning. Firefighters contained a blaze in a third-floor apartment.

February 05, 2013 9:11 amLoading…
Woman smoking while using oxygen starts Butte apartment fire

Woman smoking while using oxygen starts Butte apartment fire

BUTTE — Fire damaged a third-floor apartment Monday morning at the Leggat Hotel, 50 W. Broadway St., after the tenant inadvertently set her couch ablaze by smoking while using oxygen.

February 05, 2013 9:10 amLoading…
GE Aviation impressed with SeaCast's foundry in Butte

GE Aviation impressed with SeaCast's foundry in Butte

BUTTE — SeaCast Inc. features an impressive display of technical skills at its Butte foundry, where workers handle molten steel and fabricate custom metal products for various industries.

February 02, 2013 7:45 am Photos

Photos

Loading…
Blood on towel that of missing Anaconda woman

Blood on towel that of missing Anaconda woman

ANACONDA — The blood of a missing 41-year-old Anaconda woman has been identified on a towel found by police as part of their month-long investigation.

January 29, 2013 7:57 amLoading…

2 patients at Montana State Hospital facing assault charges

ANACONDA — Two Montana State Hospital patients face felony aggravated assault charges for allegedly injuring female staff members in separate incidents from last year.

January 23, 2013 6:10 amLoading…

Montana State Hospital patient charged with aggravated assault on nurse

ANACONDA — A patient at Montana State Hospital in Warm Springs is charged with felony aggravated assault after punching a nurse in the face late last year.

January 22, 2013 10:04 amLoading…
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

Photos

Loading…

Butte convention center for sale

BUTTE — The owner of Butte’s Copper King Hotel and Convention Center is looking to make a deal.

January 18, 2013 5:30 pmLoading…

Developer resubmits proposal for Anaconda wind farm

ANACONDA – The developer behind a proposed wind farm in Anaconda will resubmit its bid to NorthWestern Energy following the recent extension of federal tax credits for wind power production.

January 18, 2013 5:57 amLoading…
Volunteers still searching for missing Anaconda woman

Volunteers still searching for missing Anaconda woman

ANACONDA — Volunteers in Anaconda continued their determined search Monday for a 41-year-old woman missing since last month, with nothing new to report.

January 08, 2013 6:54 amLoading…
Joe Moses, owner of Moses for Men

Joe Moses, owner of Moses for Men

Joe Moses operates his store, Moses for Men, in the Butte Plaza Mall. With brand-name clothing like Hurley, Billabong and Quiksilver, Moses has carved a niche in Butte for the high school and college crowds.

December 16, 2012 12:15 amLoading…
Finding a niche: Butte clothing store not afraid to change

Finding a niche: Butte clothing store not afraid to change

BUTTE — It took some time before Joe Moses fully embraced the change from selling sport coats and dress shirts to hoodies and flat-brimmed hats.

December 16, 2012 12:10 am Related Loading…

Anaconda approves new contract with firefighters

ANACONDA – The Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Commission voted Tuesday to approve a new contract with firefighters increasing their salary and longevity pay over the coming year.

December 06, 2012 6:16 amLoading…

Anaconda woman sentenced for selling methadone

ANACONDA — An Anaconda woman was sentenced Wednesday for selling methadone to her friend one day before he was found dead in his home.

November 29, 2012 9:54 amLoading…

Anaconda wind farm won’t move forward until year’s end

ANACONDA — The fate of a controversial wind farm proposed atop Anaconda’s C Hill remains on hold until at least the end of the year.

November 20, 2012 7:20 amLoading…
Anaconda police look for gunman who stole truck

Anaconda police look for gunman who stole truck

ANACONDA – Police in Anaconda are on the lookout for a 41-year-old man who reportedly stole a truck at gunpoint from another residence Monday afternoon.

November 20, 2012 6:51 amLoading…
Inmate convicted of killing fellow prisoner over earphone theft

Inmate convicted of killing fellow prisoner over earphone theft

DEER LODGE – A Montana State Prison inmate was found guilty on Thursday of murdering a fellow prisoner over a pair of stolen earphones.

November 16, 2012 8:48 amLoading…
As trial begins, prosecution says theft of earphones led to prison murder

As trial begins, prosecution says theft of earphones led to prison murder

DEER LODGE — The murder trial of a Montana State Prison inmate accused of killing a fellow prisoner began in Deer Lodge.

November 14, 2012 6:49 amLoading…
Anaconda's tainted courthouse coffee case remains a mystery

Anaconda's tainted courthouse coffee case remains a mystery

ANACONDA — Hot coffee, cold case.

November 10, 2012 6:39 amLoading…
Poop in coffee pot

Poop in coffee pot

Anaconda-Deer Lodge County planning department secretary Paula Arneson said the courthouse is doing its best to make light of a recent incident where someone tainted coffee with urine and feces. This sign, warning “Manure Occureth,” now hangs over one of the coffee makers in the chief execut…

November 10, 2012 6:29 amLoading…
Robert Pierce in court

Robert Pierce in court

Robert Pierce, right, appears in District Court in 2012 with his lawyer, Victor Bunitsky.

November 09, 2012 8:41 amLoading…
Anaconda official accused of sex crimes released with monitoring device

Anaconda official accused of sex crimes released with monitoring device

ANACONDA – An Anaconda-Deer Lodge County commissioner accused of felony sex crimes against a girl must now wear a GPS monitoring device while on release pending trial.

November 09, 2012 7:59 am Photos

Photos

Loading…

$10M slated for Anaconda project to replace century-old water mains

ANACONDA — Anaconda-Deer Lodge County will finish replacing its century-old water mains across town, thanks to a $10 million one-time allocation from the Natural Resource Damage Program.

November 04, 2012 10:15 amLoading…
Deer Lodge County pitches Anaconda wind farm to NorthWestern

Deer Lodge County pitches Anaconda wind farm to NorthWestern

ANACONDA — A wind farm atop Anaconda’s C Hill could inch closer to development if NorthWestern Energy likes what it sees out of the project proposal.

November 02, 2012 9:00 amLoading…
Semi rolls near Homestake Pass, driver identified

Semi rolls near Homestake Pass, driver identified

A tractor-trailer hauling seed crashed early Tuesday on Interstate 90 along Homestake Pass east of Butte, according to the Montana Highway Patrol.

October 16, 2012 3:27 pmLoading…

Florida firm buys longtime Butte engineering operation

After several delays, the sale of Butte’s MSE Technology Applications, Inc. to the Florida-based Global Technologies Group, Inc. is moving ahead with approval of the current owner, Montana Economic Revitalization and Development Institute.

October 09, 2012 6:58 amLoading…

Anaconda man hurt after rifle explodes

ANACONDA – A 29-year-old Anaconda man was injured late Saturday after the barrel of his 50-caliber black powder rifle exploded, according to police.

October 03, 2012 6:20 amLoading…
Anaconda surgeon sees war's worst while patching up wounded soldiers

Anaconda surgeon sees war's worst while patching up wounded soldiers

ANACONDA — War is not a pretty picture. Dr. Peter Sorini has the photographs to prove it.

September 24, 2012 5:45 amLoading…

Smoky skies continue to take toll on prep sports in Western Montana

BUTTE — Persistent smoke over western Montana is affecting high school sports as coaches and athletic directors look to protect the health of students.

September 18, 2012 5:52 amLoading…
Montana prison escapee charged with burglary

Montana prison escapee charged with burglary

ANACONDA - An escaped Montana State Prison inmate is back in custody after he was caught allegedly stealing cash and liquor from the Harp & Thistle Pub in Anaconda.

August 22, 2012 8:51 amLoading…

Family searching for missing Butte man

BUTTE — Family is searching for a missing Butte man who left home on Edwards Street Saturday afternoon and has not returned.

July 30, 2012 4:09 pmLoading…
Fire destroys abandoned Walkerville home

Fire destroys abandoned Walkerville home

BUTTE - Fire destroyed an abandoned Walkerville home Sunday afternoon, and firefighters said appears suspicious.

July 23, 2012 12:24 pmLoading…
Group hopes to restore Anaconda’s historic Montana Hotel

Group hopes to restore Anaconda’s historic Montana Hotel

ANACONDA — Ray Schmitz is not trying to kid anyone; to renovate the historic Montana Hotel in Anaconda would take an incredible amount of time, money and support.

July 21, 2012 9:00 am Photos

Photos

Loading…

Man in custody for copper wire thefts

BUTTE – A 54-year-old Butte man made his initial appearance on Thursday in Anaconda district court on charges that he broke into the Gilman Construction asphalt plant on June 5 and stole thousands of dollars worth of copper wire.

July 20, 2012 9:25 amLoading…

Urine, feces found in courthouse coffee machine

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

July 19, 2012 6:26 pmLoading…
Drug trial continued for former Butte JP

Drug trial continued for former Butte JP

ANACONDA – The trial for a former Butte justice of the peace accused of “doctor shopping” for methadone prescriptions is continued in Anaconda district court.

July 16, 2012 1:02 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…
Hospital employee accused of striking prison inmate

Hospital employee accused of striking prison inmate

DEER LODGE -– An employee at Deer Lodge Medical Center is accused of striking a Montana State Prison inmate receiving treatment at the hospital early Tuesday morning.

June 27, 2012 11:38 amLoading…
Authorities searching for missing Anaconda man

Authorities searching for missing Anaconda man

ANACONDA - Authorities in Anaconda are searching for a 37-year-old man who went missing sometime last month near Dry Creek, past the Mount Haggin Wildlife Management Area off Mill Creek Road

June 26, 2012 1:19 pmLoading…
Pony fire evacuee on ‘pins and needles’

Pony fire evacuee on ‘pins and needles’

WHITEHALL — Jon Wardlaw stepped out of his family cabin near Mammoth on Sunday and saw a plume of smoke billowing high nearby.

June 25, 2012 9:47 pmLoading…
Pony fire explodes to more than 2,500 acres

Pony fire explodes to more than 2,500 acres

WHITEHALL — Strong winds and sweltering temperatures fanned the Pony fire south of here Monday and pushed it north as it grew more than six times in size while scorching dead trees.

June 25, 2012 9:42 pmLoading…

Anaconda police investigating another copper wire theft

ANACONDA – Police in Butte and Anaconda are investigating a new report of copper wire theft from the Gilman Construction hot mix asphalt plant on Crackerville Road near Fairmont Hot Springs Resort.

June 12, 2012 4:00 pmLoading…

Man admits to having child pornography

ANACONDA – A 31-year-old man admitted Monday to having child pornography on his home computer last year while living in Opportunity.

June 05, 2012 8:40 amLoading…
Montana won't seek death penalty in inmate stabbing

Montana won't seek death penalty in inmate stabbing

DEER LODGE – Prosecutors do not intend to seek the death penalty against a Montana State Prison inmate accused of killing a fellow prisoner last September, according to recent court filings.

May 31, 2012 7:53 amLoading…
Anaconda man convicted in 1981 homicide possessed guns

Anaconda man convicted in 1981 homicide possessed guns

BUTTE - An Anaconda man convicted 30 years ago of mitigated deliberate homicide in Granite County is heading back to prison for possessing several firearms.

May 22, 2012 8:06 amLoading…
Smelter City carries state banner in new book

Smelter City carries state banner in new book

ANACONDA — Sitting at his kitchen table, Jim Heaphy can hear cows mooing outside. Probably the neighbors herding cattle across the gravel road, he figures.

May 20, 2012 9:15 am Photos

Photos

Loading…

Anaconda passes ban on using cellphones while driving

ANACONDA –- Talking on your cellphone while driving is now prohibited in Anaconda, though some residents are concerned whether police can actually enforce the new law.

May 16, 2012 7:04 amLoading…
Philipsburg man barred from suing government agencies

Philipsburg man barred from suing government agencies

PHILIPSBURG — A retired Philipsburg man is now labeled a vexatious litigant after filing at least 13 “frivolous, harassing” lawsuits since 1994.

May 15, 2012 9:00 amLoading…
Bear ends hibernation, leaves den under Georgetown Lake cabin

Bear ends hibernation, leaves den under Georgetown Lake cabin

PHILIPSBURG — A 200-pound black bear found hibernating this winter beneath a Missoula family’s cabin at Georgetown Lake is awake and moved on from its cozy (not to mention stylish) den.

May 08, 2012 7:10 amLoading…

Top headlines delivered to your inbox daily.

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Popular Stories

Deals & Offers

Featured Businesses