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.
What makes the Yellowstone River so special? Perhaps it's because the Yellowstone is the longest free-flowing river in the continental United States.
A Billings man who was hit by a van Friday afternoon on the South Side suffered minor injuries, said Police Sgt. Justin Jagers.
A federal jury in Billings this week convicted two Washington men of methamphetamine trafficking charges after law enforcement agents stopped their vehicle in Montana in 2012 and found more than two pounds of meth hidden inside.
A Washington woman died Thursday night when the motorcycle she was riding hit a deer in Sweet Grass County.
A 4-year-old girl died Thursday night in Sheridan County in an all-terrain vehicle crash.
The Billings area will be hot and mostly sunny on Friday, but temperatures will be a little cooler for the weekend.
Concerts, carnival rides, cotton candy and corn dogs — all the things that go into a fair — plus rodeo, barbecue, beer and more can be found at MontanaFair, which begins its nine-day run Friday at MetraPark in Billings.
Vandals recently struck Zimmerman Park, a natural area atop the Rimrocks, spray painting sandstone rocks and cliffs with obscenities and phallic symbols.
A Laurel man already facing federal fraud charges recently denied new charges linked to a large corruption investigation involving the Chippewa Cree Tribe on the Rocky Boy’s Reservation.
After months of controversy surrounding its police department, the West Yellowstone town council fired its longtime police chief during a special meeting Monday night.
The Yellowstone County commission on Tuesday awarded a contract to build a new multipurpose agricultural building at MetraPark to DPS Co., of Boyd.
With the settlement of several major tax disputes, millions of dollars in protested taxes have been distributed throughout Yellowstone County in one-time payments.
Hot temperatures with a slight chance of thunderstorms will continue through the weekend in the Billings area.
A Billings man suffered a stab wound to his arm early Friday morning when a neighbor became upset over a fire pit and assaulted him with a sword, said the Billings Police Department.
A man arrested on suspicion of accidentally shooting his girlfriend in the chin made an initial court appearance Thursday on a charge of criminal endangerment.
A Billings man accused of converting a rifle to a machine gun and selling it admitted to a federal firearms charge on Thursday.
A Billings man admitted he illegally possessed a firearm after a sheriff’s deputy responded to a call at the Huntley Diversion Dam of men firing guns. Deputies seized numerous guns, including a sawed-off shotgun.