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Helena Valley farmer Joe Dooling helps a neighbor harvest his crop of barley before the crop goes bad. Heavy August rain threatened to ruin many of this year's crop because barley must be harvested at a specific time and dried quickly to recieve top dollar. Montana farmers now devote 630,000…
HELENA — Montana is a grain-growing mecca, but with wheat prices falling, some farmers in the Helena Valley and elsewhere across the state are increasingly tapping a new grain not meant for a loaf of bread, but the bottom of a glass.
HELENA — A block off Augusta’s main street, right by the pool, stands a white building the Augusta Area Historical Society has dedicated as a museum of the history of the town.
Dave Manix stands next to portraits of his dad, Phillip, and uncle, John, which hang on the Augusta World War II Memorial Wall in a museum in Augusta. Manix never knew Bernier, but he was “absolutely tickled silly pink” that the soldier could make it home after all this time.
HELENA — A Helena man was arrested on drug and probation-violation charges Wednesday after calling police to report that three people had tried to break into his motel room.
MISSOULA — Montana’s statehood centennial bell rang throughout the atrium of the state Capitol 27 times on Tuesday afternoon in honor of the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution.
Under the direction of Rachael Schwaller, more than 100 East Helena Eastgate first-graders sing the National Anthem on the steps of the Capitol rotunda Wednesday. The day marked the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S Constitution.
HELENA — A San Francisco-based startup opened an office for software developers in Helena this spring and is now looking to hire 25 to 35 new employees.
A handful of technology employees from San Francisco work in their new space in the Great Northern Town Center Tuesday. SoFi, a startup company that refinances student loans into the private sector, opened an office in Helena in May and will begin a hire of 25-30 more positions.
Two mountain lion kittens bump into each other as they try and walk through the tall grass at FWP’s Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Helena. The two male kittens were rescued by firefighters while digging a fire line in the Bitterroot Mountains on Aug. 30.
HELENA — A pair of mountain lion kittens rescued from a wildfire in the Bitterroot National Forest will soon have a new home at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Powell, Ohio.
Two mountain lion kittens bump into one another as they try and walk through the tall grass at FWP's Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Helena. The two male kittens were rescued by firefighters while digging a fire line in the Bitterroot Mountains on August 30. They heard the kittens' cries f…
Two mountain lion kittens frolic in the grass at the FWP rehabilitation center.
The mountain lion kittens are now about four weeks old and ready to go on a new adventure.
As one of the kittens hangs with a volunteer at the rehab center, its claws show the animal's true purpose in the wild.
One of the kittens seems to be on the prowl, but really it's just getting its footing.
The darker kitten shows its teeth, which seem to still be filling in.
Though they are litter mates, one of the mountain lion kittens is much darker than most.
HELENA — Julie Cajune read with a lilt passages from her favorite Native American stories on the stage of the Myrna Loy Center in Helena Monday evening.
Shane Doyle moves through his discussion entitled 'Double Helixes in Medicine Wheel Country: Sacred Circles and Life on the Northern Plains,' during a rehearsal Monday night at the Myrna Loy Center. The event was hosted by OPI and celebrated American Indian Heritage Week with a presentation,…
HELENA — The 10-year-old Helena boy who was critically injured when a car fell on him Saturday is at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle and still in serious condition, but stable, according to family members.
Joe Dooling unwraps a bale of hay that he lays out for the cattle to lay on in the cold winter conditions, and in this case, the muddy snow melt situation, in rural Lewis and Clark County. Rep. Chuck Hunter of Helena said the area is less Democratic the farther you move away from the urban c…
HELENA — A 10-year-old boy who was injured after a car fell on him is in critical condition and being transported to a hospital in Seattle, Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton said.
HELENA — After more than 70 years, the remains of a World War II prisoner of war will be returned to his home in Augusta.
Federal officials have halted a timber sale near Ovando and agreed, with two conservation groups, to analyze the impacts on the federally threatened Canada lynx.
Dave Holland, the Augusta game warden for Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, poses with the carcass of a dead black bear. The bear was shot by a neighbor of Wayne MacLean in the Elk Meadows subdivision after it broke into his chicken coop. The bear had become habituated to supplemental food a…
HELENA — A 57-year-old man who was feeding bears at his Elk Meadows subdivision home on the eastern side of Rogers Pass received a two-year suspended sentenced in District Court on Aug. 28 after he was caught feeding multiple black bears.
Hundreds of community members filled the exhibit hall at the Lewis and Clark County Fairgrounds Monday afternoon to honor fallen Sgt. Tim Zarske.
Pallbearers escort the coffin into the exhibition hall Monday for the memorial service of Sgt. Tim Zarske.
Montana's Attorney General Tim Fox was the first to speak at the memorial service for Sgt. Tim Zarske.
Sgt. Tim Zarske's car, #43, was detailed and present at his memorial service. Zarske was known for his love of fast cars and keeping them shiny clean.
Law enforcement officers wait in the hot sun for the procession to bring the casket holding Sgt. Tim Zarske's body.
Poster boards covered in photos of time spent with family and co-workers decorated the exhibition hall Monday.
The hearse and coffin are silhouetted as the pallbearers remove the coffin for the memorial service.
The Lewis and Clark Fairgrounds exhibition hall was packed with family, friends and colleagues of Sgt. Tim Zarske Monday at his memorial service.
Family members weep as speakers talk kindly about Sgt. Tim Zarske.
Hundreds of law enforcement officers and their spouses, along with other emergency workers from Helena and surrounding areas, salute the hearse carrying Sgt. Tim Zarske's body prior to the memorial service in his honor at the Lewis and Clark County Fairgrounds Monday.
Sgt. Tim Zarske's children Amber and Ryan take the stage Monday at the memorial service for their dad.
The first row of seats were saved for the grieving family members of Sgt. Tim Zarske.
Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton spoke from his heart as he choked up speaking of Sgt. Tim Zarske.
HELENA — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana announced to its employees on Friday that construction will soon begin on a new headquarters on the east side of Helena.
HELENA — Sheila Hogan, director of the Department of Administration told the crowd of about 50 people gathered inside the Capitol rotunda Thursday that approximately 350 slips, trips and falls were reported by state employees last year, only one-third of which were due to ice.
Colton Fatz with Wadsworth Construction inspects the newly installed handrails at the Capitol building Thursday afternoon.
HELENA — The 26-year-old Helena man who fired multiple shots at several deputies from the Lewis and Clark County Sheriff's Office in June received a deferred sentence in District Court Wednesday.
HELENA — A 21-year-old Helena woman was arrested Tuesday after the 2-year-old daughter of one of her roommates accidentally ingested a Valium pill she had in her possession without a prescription.
HELENA — At least one of the two conservation groups suing over the Red Mountain Flume-Chessman Reservoir project plans to proceed with a lawsuit despite a federal judge saying the groups are unlikely to succeed on the merits of their case while denying a temporary halt to the project.
An operator with R-Y Timber loads a log truck with freshly harvested beetle kill Wednesday morning near Chessman Reservoir. The logging work is a project conducted by the city of Helena, Montana DNRC and the Forest Service to mitigate possible fire damage around Helena’s primary water source.
HELENA — Fourteen-year-old Christopher Bokovoy has known that he wanted to attend the United States Air Force Academy since he was 3 years old.
HELENA — A jury in the United States District Court for the District of Montana ruled in favor of a former Montana Developmental Center employee who filed a lawsuit in 2012 claiming she was unlawfully fired from the position in May 2011.
Tod Dumas, an aviation maintenance instructor with the Helena College's Aviation Maintenance Technician Program, talks on Tuesday evening with Civil Air Patrol cadets about the college's planes.