Authorities confirmed Friday that the 28-year old man accused of harassing and sexually assaulting nine different women in Missoula and on the University of Montana campus worked for the university in the fall of 2013 when most of the incidents occurred.
A Hardin man charged in the 2013 fatal stabbing of a St. Xavier man whose body was found in the Bighorn River near a boat ramp at the Two Leggins fishing access on the Crow Reservation is expected to admit to murder charges.
The Big Horn County Sheriff’s office on Friday was still investigating an incident at Hardin High School involving a suspicious liquid substance that sent all schools into lockdown for 90 minutes Thursday.
HELENA — Montana's seasonally adjusted unemployment right rose slightly to 4.7 percent in August.
HELENA — The Bullock administration Friday unveiled five options for how Montana can meet proposed federal rules to combat climate change by reducing greenhouse gas emissions — and none includes shutting down or curtailing existing coal-fired power plants.
Montana wildlife officials have delayed a decision on a wolf management stamp after the proposal ran into resistance from hunters.
MISSOULA — Mountain Water Co. is slated to be acquired by a Canadian utility as part of a sale agreement with Western Water Holdings of the Carlyle Group, according to a news release Friday from the potential purchaser, Algonquin Power and Utilities Corp. of Ontario.
BISMARCK, N.D. — On Thursday afternoon, Jane Veitz of Bismarck got a phone call from Pinehurst Veterinary Hospital. Chance, her nearly 10-year-old border collie had made it through surgery and could be picked up later in the afternoon.
BUTTE — A homeless man accused of stabbing another man in the chest with a dagger last month pleaded not guilty in Butte district court Thursday morning.
MISSOULA — A Frenchtown man charged with felony attempted child prostitution has pleaded not guilty.
BUTTE — A 37-year-old California man accused of shooting another man in the leg failed to show up for his arraignment hearing Thursday morning in Butte district court.
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 — A 22-year-old homeless man, who was staying at the Poverello Center, is facing a felony assault with a weapon charge for allegedly threatening a woman with a machete in a downtown parking garage Wednesday evening.
MISSOULA — Flush a toilet in Butte, and the water is treated before it ends up in Silver Bow Creek. But raindrops and melted snowflakes trickle in untreated — and all that water picks up sediment, heavy metals and mine waste along the way.
HELENA — Returning fire with fire, Democratic House candidate John Lewis is airing a new TV ad that accuses Republican Ryan Zinke of backing a plan to cut Medicare, while protecting tax breaks for billionaires and out-of-state corporations.
HELENA — Montana Gov. Steve Bullock is embarking on an eight-day trade mission to China.
BUTTE — A 54-year-old Butte man has denied animal cruelty charges filed after Butte-Silver Bow County health officials found nearly 100 cats abandoned in a house in deplorable conditions.
No foul play is suspected in the death of a man found late Thursday afternoon near the Van Buren Street footbridge, according to the Missoula County Sheriff’s Office.
GOLD CREEK — In the northern reaches of the Rattlesnake Wilderness, Boulder Lake provides solitude not found closer to the main trailhead on the edge of Missoula.
HARDIN — On his second lap around his sugar beet field south of the Crow cutoff, Brett Nedens looked up from his harvester’s controls and realized he was again being followed.
U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, R-Mont., introduced a bill Thursday to protect East Rosebud Creek in Carbon County under the federal Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
On Aug. 6, four days after the Rev. Samuel Spiering arrived as the new administrator of St. Leo the Great Catholic Church in Lewistown, he met with parishioner Paul Huff to ask him if he and his partner, Tom Wojtowick, had gotten married.
Proposed administrative rules to establish a voluntary management stamp to enable anyone to make a donation to Montana's wolf program won't be adopted this year, state wildlife officials said on Thursday.
After dozens of public meetings, hundreds of submitted comments and input from the a diverse group of water users and stakeholders, the draft 2015 Montana State Water Plan is available for review.
The National Park Service has approved a plan to improve energy efficiency and renewable energy production systems at the Lamar Buffalo Ranch, which is a National Register Historic District.