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Bears

A family of black bears watches from a tree.

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Some pawnbrokers push back against Missoula ordinance, citing privacy concerns

Some pawnbrokers push back against Missoula ordinance, citing privacy concerns

MISSOULA — A purported attempt by the police to recover stolen items more quickly has some pawnbrokers worrying the privacy of their customers will be compromised.

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New ideas

New ideas

Wilde says he draws ideas for new products in pen instead of pencil, so that he doesn't erase something that would turn out to be usable.

January 29, 2015 9:38 am
Gami rope tarp

Gami rope tarp

Wilde made the Gami rope tarp to be huge when open but compact when closed, using techniques of Japanese origami to make it fold properly.

January 29, 2015 9:38 am
Carson Wilde

Carson Wilde

Carson Wilde, CEO and lead designer for Brothers Wilde Designs, shows a prototype of a backpack he's designed for a ski patrol group recently in Missoula.

January 29, 2015 9:37 am
Brian Hughes

Brian Hughes

Brian Hughes, co-owner of Riverside Pawn with his wife Ericka, talks on the phone with a customer Wednesday in the store. Hughes is opposed to the city's new rules for recording transactions because he says they violate his customers' privacy.

January 29, 2015 9:23 am
Montana fabric designer thinks outside pack to innovate outdoor gear

Montana fabric designer thinks outside pack to innovate outdoor gear

MISSOULA — The next time you sling a backpack over your shoulder, consider that strap in your hand.

January 29, 2015 9:26 am Photos

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Bootcamp buddies' paths converge at Montana retirement community after 62 years

Bootcamp buddies' paths converge at Montana retirement community after 62 years

MISSOULA — It was the side view of the man that did it.

January 29, 2015 9:19 am Photos

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Warren Midyett

Warren Midyett

Warren Midyett photographed in San Diego in 1952.

January 29, 2015 9:19 am
Paul Layton

Paul Layton

Paul Layton photographed in San Diego in 1952.

January 29, 2015 9:20 am
Midyett and Layton

Midyett and Layton

Warren Midyett, right, and Paul Layton, tell war stories Wednesday morning at Grizzly Peak Retirement Community in Missoula. The two U.S. Navy veterans spent basic training together in San Diego in 1952. Due to the fact that they were both from Montana, they became friends. They lost touch a…

January 29, 2015 9:20 am
'Big Burn' on PBS depicts 1910 disaster that shaped Forest Service

'Big Burn' on PBS depicts 1910 disaster that shaped Forest Service

It’s no spoiler to give away the ending of “The Big Burn” — the fire dies and the U.S. Forest Service lives.

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Report: Tourist spending in Montana increased to nearly $4 billion last year

Report: Tourist spending in Montana increased to nearly $4 billion last year

MISSOULA — Tourists in Montana spent a record $3.98 billion in the state last year and that money supported more than 55,000 jobs, according to new data from the University of Montana.

January 28, 2015 8:23 pmLoading…
Montana police seek Homeland Security grant, cite Rainbow Family as hazard

Montana police seek Homeland Security grant, cite Rainbow Family as hazard

MISSOULA — The Missoula Police Department got the nod Wednesday to have the mayor sign off on a Homeland Security grant proposal — one that names the Rainbow Family as an "extremist" hazard in western Montana.

January 28, 2015 5:18 pmLoading…
Kitty Meow

Kitty Meow

Kitty Meow, 21, born Robert Brewer of Dallas, hangs out in Caras Park with other young homeless travelers drawn to Missoula after leaving the Rainbow Gathering in July 2013.

January 28, 2015 5:18 pm
Montana woman arrested in sex sting receives deferred sentence

Montana woman arrested in sex sting receives deferred sentence

MISSOULA — A Turah woman involved in a multi-suspect child-sex sting in 2013 received a deferred sentence Wednesday.

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Hong Kong man accused in Montana 'Hangover' case

Hong Kong man accused in Montana 'Hangover' case

POLSON — A judge said Wednesday he would sign a $25,000 arrest warrant for a Hong Kong man whose charging affidavit “reads like a ‘Hangover’ movie.”

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St. Ignatius man charged with shooting at off-duty cop

St. Ignatius man charged with shooting at off-duty cop

POLSON — A man accused of firing a pistol at an off-duty law enforcement officer in downtown St. Ignatius will be arraigned next week on a felony charge of assault with a weapon.

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Uncle pleads guilty to killing Ronan 3-year-old

Uncle pleads guilty to killing Ronan 3-year-old

POLSON — A St. Ignatius man on Wednesday admitted responsibility for the shooting death of a 3-year-old child in October.

January 28, 2015 3:08 pmLoading…
Student's death on Interstate 90 ruled a suicide

Student's death on Interstate 90 ruled a suicide

MISSOULA — The death of a 19-year-old University of Montana student near East Missoula early Friday morning has been ruled a suicide.

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Kaarma attorneys ask to postpone sentencing for German teen's killing

Kaarma attorneys ask to postpone sentencing for German teen's killing

MISSOULA — Attorneys representing Markus Kaarma, the Missoula man who was convicted of deliberate homicide last month in the death a German exchange student, are asking the court to postpone his sentencing.

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Montana man in custody after allegedly beating 3-year-old girl

MISSOULA — A 25-year-old Missoula man is facing a felony count of assault on a minor for allegedly repeatedly striking his girlfriend's 3-year-old daughter.

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Stockman Bank opens temporary location in downtown Missoula

Stockman Bank opens temporary location in downtown Missoula

MISSOULA — Downtown Missoula officially got a new business addition Monday as Stockman Bank announced the grand opening of a new temporary location at 135 W. Main St., Suite A.

January 27, 2015 8:48 am Photos

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Stockman Bank

Stockman Bank

Stockman Bank recently opened a new temporary location at 135 W. Main St. in downtown Missoula.

January 27, 2015 8:48 am
Snow ramp damages historic Montana bear pen

Snow ramp damages historic Montana bear pen

MISSOULA — What perhaps seemed like a good idea at the time did some serious damage to the historic bear pen in Missoula's Greenough Park.

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Steve Anderson

Steve Anderson

Steve Anderson of Missoula Parks and Recreation removes a snow ramp Monday morning that someone built to jump off the roof of the historic bear pen in Greenough Park.

January 27, 2015 8:42 am

Montana youth court officer charged with raping teen

MISSOULA — A Missoula youth court officer is facing three felony charges for allegedly raping and sexually assaulting a teenage girl, but is not in police custody.

January 26, 2015 5:23 pmLoading…
UM student killed on I-90 remembered by hockey teammates

UM student killed on I-90 remembered by hockey teammates

MISSOULA — Team members who played in a coed hockey league with the teenager who was struck and killed on Interstate 90 paid tribute to their teammate at Glacier Ice Rink on Sunday.

January 26, 2015 9:20 am Photos

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Teammates

Teammates

Abbey Dufoe, Lindsey Coffin and Kira Gordon, hockey league teammates of Jake Kallen, the University of Montana student killed when he was hit by a tractor-trailer on I-90 early Friday, react Sunday evening during a pre-game tribute to Kallen.

January 26, 2015 9:21 am
Hospital seeks board members for new foundation

Hospital seeks board members for new foundation

MISSOULA — A new foundation has been created following the sale of Community Medical Center to oversee the endowment of the sale proceeds.

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Differences, shared challenges highlight World Parks Congress in Australia

Differences, shared challenges highlight World Parks Congress in Australia

WEST GLACIER — The largest national park on the planet is 2 1/2 times the size of the state of Montana, and gets about 500 visitors per year.

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Bison

Bison

National parks in the United States, such as Yellowstone, differ greatly from those in most of the world.

January 26, 2015 8:38 am
Montana city's  post office alters delivery standards, could delay mail

Montana city's post office alters delivery standards, could delay mail

MISSOULA — Paychecks, bill payments and birthday cards are just some of the types of mail that could take a little extra time in getting to Missoula mailboxes.

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Fort Benton 23.JPG

Randy Morger, executive director of the River and Plains Society, stands in the confines of Old Fort Benton.

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Old Fort Benton.

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Chief Joseph's surrender rifle on display at the Upper Missouri River Breaks interpretive center.

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Randy Morger, executive director of the River and Plains Society grew up in Fort Benton and remains steeped in the town's history.

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Part of a display at the Montana Agricultural Center, the state's official museum of agriculture.

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Fort Benton Longhorns lettermen jackets, part of a display at the Montana Agricultural Center, the state's official museum of agriculture.

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Tia Clark, a student at Fort Benton High School, flies off a jump on the sledding hill near the school during the sophomore gym class that totals 14 kids.

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Basketball players from Geraldine, a couple of them dressed out in their gym shorts and cowboy boots, climb off the bus to join the Fort Benton players on an "emergency co-op" team formed just before the season to get enough players together.

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After a string of three straight appearances in the Montana Class B football championship games a decade ago, the Fort Benton Longhorns couldn't gather enough players to field a Class C eight-man team this fall.

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A longhorn, sculpted from horseshoes welded together, grazes in a Fort Benton yard.

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Cheryl Gagnon holds an early photograph of the Grand Union Hotel, the 1882 building she and her husband bought and restored in the late 1990s.

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The lobby of the historic Grand Union Hotel, built in 1882.

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Historic photograph showing men lining the bar at the Grand Union Hotel.

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Sandon Morris loads grain for shipping at the Columbia Grain elevator in Fort Benton, situated in the middle of Montana's most fertile wheat-producing area.

January 25, 2015 2:30 pmLoading…
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David Martin, warehouse manager at Columbia Grains in Fort Benton, pauses in between loading and unloading grain trucks.

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Fort Benton bookstore and outerwear retailer Tom Carrels talks in his store in Fort Benton.

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Bookstore owner Tom Carrels walks by a building near downtown believed to have been one of the last remaining brothels in once rip-roaring town.

January 25, 2015 2:30 pmLoading…

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