A Washington man arrested after a robbery Sunday at the Billings West End Wal-Mart in which the robber held a knife to a clerk’s throat is facing federal firearms charges.
The Beartooth Pass is completely open again, according to a news release from the Montana Department of Transportation
Two former high-level federal Bureau of Land Management officials who worked in Virginia, including a deputy state director from Montana, have denied criminal charges accusing them of defrauding the government in an employment scheme.
CHS Inc. recently announced a $406 million upgrade for its oil refinery in Laurel to boost diesel production and efficiency.
A Billings man accused of distributing methamphetamine from his home admitted federal charges on Tuesday after investigators seized more than $22,000 from his home, including two $20 bills used in an undercover drug deal.
A downpour toward the end of MontanaFair last month sent water into an area of MetraPark’s Rimrock Auto Arena, but the problem was a broken pipe, not a leaky roof as first thought.
A Sidney man has admitted he distributed methamphetamine he got from Robert Armstrong, a Washington drug dealer convicted in a large trafficking ring that brought the drug to the Bakken oil fields.
Thunderstorms, rain and cooler temperatures are expected through the weekend in the Billings area.
The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives on Thursday honored a former Montana federal prosecutor for her work in prosecuting multiple defendants in a large undercover investigation into drug trafficking, guns and robberies in the Billings area.
A Big Timber man will spend more than five years in federal prison for his role in a large drug trafficking case that brought nearly pure methamphetamine to the Bakken oil fields.
A former clerk for the Belfry School District on Wednesday denied federal charges that she defrauded the district and filed false tax returns.
A former West High teacher and coach accused of sexually exploiting children and distributing child pornography by computer denied charges in U.S. District Court in Billings on Tuesday.
Great weather and strong night show entertainment led MontanaFair to record-breaking total revenue and carnival income, MetraPark officials said Wednesday.
Rodeo at the recently ended MontanaFair set attendance and payout records, MetraPark officials said.
A Yellowstone County Sheriff’s sergeant who is facing misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges in Deadwood, S.D., has been placed on paid administrative leave.
A Crow Agency man accused of assaulting someone with a knife last year denied federal charges on Wednesday.
Heading into rodeo on the last days of MontanaFair, total revenue so far for the nine-day event at MetraPark is only slightly off from a record set last year.
A Wyoming man admitted Thursday to stealing more than 500 pounds of explosives that belonged to the U.S. Forest Service after finding a bunker near Red Lodge while looking for a place to camp.
With a combination of protested tax distributions and county funds, Yellowstone County can scrape together the estimated $7 million it needs to expand to add 100 new beds to relieve crowding at the jail.
More underground coal mining in Yellowstone County last year by Signal Peak Energy, which operates the Bull Mountain Mine south of Roundup, will mean more tax dollars for the county.
MontanaFair revenue through Monday fell a bit off pace from last year’s figures, but officials continue to be pleased with the event and are expecting a strong finish by the end of the week. Fair revenue through Monday totaled $927,245, which is $128,482 less than $1.05 million in 2014, said…
A Great Falls man shot during a Billings home invasion earlier this year admitted federal drug and gun charges on Monday.Christopher James Michelotti, 30, pleaded guilty to possessing methamphetamine for distribution and to brandishing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime dur…
Two Lame Deer residents on Monday denied federal charges of methamphetamine trafficking in a residence here children were present.
MontanaFair is off to a blistering pace with the opening weekend setting revenue records.
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