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Butte-Silver Bow clerks must issue marriage licenses

Butte-Silver Bow clerks must issue marriage licenses

BUTTE — No deputy clerks in the Butte-Silver Bow clerk of court office are exempt from issuing wedding licenses for same-sex couples, Clerk of Court Lori Maloney said Monday.

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Class A: Dillon's late gamble beats Butte Central

BUTTE -- Dillon High’s football team has made it a habit of taking advantage of other team’s mistakes, so when Butte Central left the door open to Saturday afternoon’s State Class A Championship game at Montana Tech, the Beavers responded. Jason Ferris scored on a 22-yard run with 2:30 le…

November 22, 2014 7:42 pmLoading…
Veteran starts online fundraiser to buy man who killed bin Laden a lifetime of beer

Veteran starts online fundraiser to buy man who killed bin Laden a lifetime of beer

BUTTE — Surely the man who shot Osama bin Laden should never have to pay for a beer again.

November 20, 2014 9:51 am

Hunter shot in face returns to Dillon home after hospitalization

BUTTE — Authorities say a Dillon man shot in the face while hunting is back home.

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NorthWestern Energy sues Anaconda schools over tax money

NorthWestern Energy sues Anaconda schools over tax money

A lawsuit filed by NorthWestern Energy claims the Anaconda school district is placing tax money in an inappropriate account – and saddling taxpayers and the utility with an extra $3 million in costs.

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Hunter shot south of Dillon; incident under investigation

DILLON — Beaverhead County authorities are investigating the shooting of a hunter on Friday.

November 17, 2014 2:55 pmLoading…
Rock, steel, and bone: Montana Resources still riding record safety streak

Rock, steel, and bone: Montana Resources still riding record safety streak

BUTTE — Montana Resources is known for extracting precious metals. But one of the most valuable assets in the Continental Mine are the workers — a resource the company wants to protect.

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Continental Mine

Continental Mine

A truck is loaded at the Continental Mine.

November 17, 2014 9:11 am
Butte mom accused in $2 million meth ring

Butte mom accused in $2 million meth ring

BUTTE — A Butte woman accused of being high on methamphetamine when giving birth earlier this year is facing federal charges alleging she was an integral part of a $2 million meth ring — while pregnant and armed.

November 15, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Killing the devil: O'Neill details bin Laden death

Killing the devil: O'Neill details bin Laden death

BUTTE — Rob O’Neill stood only two feet from Osama bin Laden’s corpse while watching President Barack Obama announce the terrorist mastermind’s death on television.

November 13, 2014 9:10 am Photos

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Guns worth more than $1,000 swiped from vehicles

BUTTE —Frigid temperatures didn’t deter someone from stealing more than $1,000 in guns from vehicles late last night.

November 11, 2014 1:02 pmLoading…

Searchers find 2 hunters in their 60s who were missing in Highlands

BUTTE — Two Butte men in their 60s who spent the night in the Highlands after their truck broke down have been found.

November 10, 2014 1:45 pmLoading…
Gavin Roselles

Gavin Roselles

Gavin Roselles, a write-in candidate for sheriff of Powell County, lost by 90 votes Tuesday after election judges rejected 238 write-in votes for not including his first name.

November 10, 2014 7:08 am
Pita Pit expands into Dillon

Pita Pit expands into Dillon

DILLON — Dillon is an outside-the-box market for most chain restaurants. That’s not scaring a company that’s betting pitas can envelop the fast-food landscape.

November 09, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Pita Pit in Dillon

Pita Pit in Dillon

Pita Pit in Dillon served a steady stream of customers during its grand opening on Tue

November 09, 2014 10:17 am
The Berkeley Pit

The Berkeley Pit

The Berkeley Pit continues to fill with water and is hundreds of feet below critical water level-elevation 5,410 feet. The pit water will be pumped to the Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant for treatment and discharge before critical water level is reached.

November 09, 2014 10:10 am
Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant

Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant

Butte-Silver Bow commissioners tour the Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant last month.

November 09, 2014 10:10 am
Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant

Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant

The Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant is located of the northeast side of the Berkeley Pit.

November 09, 2014 10:11 am
Some worry treatment plant won't keep Berkeley Pit water in check

Some worry treatment plant won't keep Berkeley Pit water in check

BUTTE — The number 5,410 has special meaning to Butte.

November 09, 2014 10:04 am Photos

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Former Butte Central teacher's lawsuit on hold pending diocese bankruptcy hearings

Former Butte Central teacher's lawsuit on hold pending diocese bankruptcy hearings

BUTTE — A court hearing scheduled for this week and the federal lawsuit of a former teacher against Butte Central Catholic Schools have been postponed pending bankruptcy hearings for the Diocese of Helena.

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Removal of mine waste in Pony troubles residents

Removal of mine waste in Pony troubles residents

BUTTE — It’s a sticky situation when the removal of environmental contaminants is potentially contaminating the environment.

November 08, 2014 1:24 pmLoading…
Butte native Rob O’Neill

Butte native Rob O’Neill

A story about Butte native Rob O’Neill firing the shot that killed Osama bin Laden was the most read story on billingsgazette.com this past week. O’Neill, 38, a former the Navy SEAL, was outed as bin Laden’s killer by the British newspaper the Daily Mail. O’Neill also was a member of Navy SE…

November 08, 2014 10:15 am
Freeway Tavern

Freeway Tavern

Freeway Tavern, 2001 S. Montana St., is where Fox News conducted one of its interviews with Rob O'Neill.

November 07, 2014 4:38 pm
O'Neill interview with Fox News takes place in Butte

O'Neill interview with Fox News takes place in Butte

BUTTE — Fox News, the cable news outlet that will air a two-part interview with former Navy SEAL Rob O'Neill where he details his role in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, interviewed O'Neill in Butte.

November 07, 2014 4:36 pm Photos

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After spilling secrets, O'Neill faces scrutiny

After spilling secrets, O'Neill faces scrutiny

A turbulent path likely awaits former Navy SEAL Rob O’Neill after he told multiple media outlets that he is the man who put a bullet in Osama bin Laden’s forehead, killing America’s most-wanted terrorist.

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Is Butte now a terrorist target?

Is Butte now a terrorist target?

BUTTE — Butte, America, versus ISIS.

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City proud, concerned, over news Butte man killed bin Laden

City proud, concerned, over news Butte man killed bin Laden

BUTTE — Montanans are reacting with swelling pride — and perhaps a tinge of fear — to the news that Butte native Rob O’Neill was the Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden.

November 06, 2014 5:20 pmLoading…
Ex-Navy SEAL who reportedly killed bin Laden keeps ties to Butte

Ex-Navy SEAL who reportedly killed bin Laden keeps ties to Butte

BUTTE — Rob O'Neill might be making international news with stories that he shot Osama bin Laden, but he still wears his endearing heart for his hometown on his sleeve. Actually, on his chest.

November 05, 2014 8:57 pmLoading…
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Butte native Rob O’Neill was on the Navy Seal 6 team that rescued Capt. Phillips from pirates, and his role is featured in the movie "Captain Phillips." He retired from the Navy last summer, and now is a motivational speaker.

November 05, 2014 7:26 pm
Butte native Rob O’Neill

Butte native Rob O’Neill

Butte native Rob O’Neill, 38, is the Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden, the British newspaper the Daily Mail is reporting. O’Neill was a member of the Navy Seal team six that rescued Capt. Richard Phillips from Somali pirates in 2009. O’Neill’s role in the mission is featured in the movie…

November 05, 2014 3:42 pm
3 elk poached on ranch north of Whitehall

3 elk poached on ranch north of Whitehall

BUTTE — Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is investigating the illegal take of three elk on the Split Diamond Ranch north of Whitehall.

November 05, 2014 1:57 pm Photos

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Sex offenders try Anaconda jail escape, caught in crawlspace

Sex offenders try Anaconda jail escape, caught in crawlspace

BUTTE — Two sex offenders failed in a Halloween night attempt to escape the Anaconda jail when they broke through a shower wall, were caught in a crawlspace and refused to come out, police said.

November 03, 2014 4:56 pmLoading…
Mustang trainer from Cardwell takes second at national contest

Mustang trainer from Cardwell takes second at national contest

BUTTE — Hannah Catalino, a young mustang trainer from Cardwell, took grand reserve champion at the American Horsewoman’s Challenge in Oklahoma in early October.

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Mining company settles on dust violation

Mining company settles on dust violation

BUTTE — Montana Resources has reached a settlement with the state for violating air quality standards during a blowing tailings event last year.

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Grizzly, black bear shot by hunters in separate incidents

Grizzly, black bear shot by hunters in separate incidents

BUTTE — A grizzly bear and a black bear were killed in two separate incidents Monday in southwestern Montana.

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New sprayer

New sprayer

The Terramac, a rubber-tracked vehicle, is used by Montana Resources to spray dust suppressant on the Yankee Doodle tailings.

October 31, 2014 2:48 pmLoading…
County contractor at center of Butte mineyard 'break-in' controversy

County contractor at center of Butte mineyard 'break-in' controversy

BUTTE — The Montana Attorney General’s Office says no criminal charges should be filed in connection with a festival coordinator’s forced entry into the hoist house of the Steward Mine, two top county officials said Wednesday.

October 30, 2014 6:45 am Photos

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Steward Mineyard sign

Steward Mineyard sign

The sign at the Steward Mineyard

October 29, 2014 6:42 pm
Old Works Golf Course unlikely to close

Old Works Golf Course unlikely to close

Backup money available; facility planning for Christmas, spring

October 29, 2014 8:00 am Photos

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HGTV will film in Montana; buyers, agents alerted

BUTTE — Local real estate agents, now’s your chance to make it on cable.

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Dillon worker returns from Ebola hot spot: “Death on this scale is something I’ve never experienced”

Dillon worker returns from Ebola hot spot: “Death on this scale is something I’ve never experienced”

DILLON — Patricia Carrick had already traveled to Africa three times to work for Doctors Without Borders. A nurse practitioner, Carrick knew the health infrastructure there was ill-equipped to deal with the worst Ebola outbreak in history.

October 28, 2014 6:26 am Photos

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Police seeking suspects in beating of homeless man

BUTTE — A 34-year-old homeless man suffered a broken nose and other injuries when two men attacked him as he slept.

October 27, 2014 3:22 pmLoading…

Butte man jailed for nursing home rape

BUTTE — A 54-year-old Butte man raped a woman at a nursing home, police said.

October 27, 2014 2:43 pmLoading…

Man shot by 13-year-old boy in hunting accident in critical condition

BUTTE — Police say the 56-year-old recovering from a hunting accident over the weekend was accidentally shot by a 13-year-old boy.

October 27, 2014 7:47 am Related Loading…
Touring the pit

Touring the pit

The Butte-Silver Bow commissioners touring the Berkeley Pit Superfund site peer over the northern edge of the pit Thursday afternoon.

October 24, 2014 10:18 am

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