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20-year-old accused of off-campus assault of UM student

MISSOULA — A 20-year-old man was charged with rape and aggravated assault after an incident involving a University of Montana student early Saturday.

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Man dies in crash outside of Brockway

A 52-year-old Billings man died Monday night after the motor home he was riding in crashed into a bridge near Brockway.

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U.S. House candidates Lewis, Zinke contrast themselves in debate

U.S. House candidates Lewis, Zinke contrast themselves in debate

Democrat John Lewis and Republican Ryan Zinke, in their first one-on-one debate in Montana’s U.S. House race, painted slight shades of contrast between themselves Monday night on energy, climate change, the Middle East conflict and health care.

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Muted House debate draws fine-grained reactions

Muted House debate draws fine-grained reactions

Most of the barbs in the face-off Monday night between U.S. House candidates John Lewis and Ryan Zinke were thrown before the candidates had taken the stage.

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Tribal judge releases acting Lodge Grass mayor

Tribal judge releases acting Lodge Grass mayor

A Crow Tribal judge freed the acting mayor of Lodge Grass on Monday afternoon, two days after she turned herself in for allegedly violating a court order.

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Canadian company proposes rare earths mine in WY

CASPER, Wyo. — A Canadian company has proposed a rare earths mineral mine in northeastern Wyoming.

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Fremont County tops in 2013 hay production

RIVERTON, Wyo. — Fremont County produced more hay last year than any other county in Wyoming.

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Water managers reduce flows on Snake River

JACKSON, Wyo. — The release of water from Jackson Lake Dam into the Snake River is coming down.

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UW gets $4.25 million grant to explore wind energy

LARAMIE, Wyo. — The U.S. Energy Department has awarded a $4.25 million grant to the University of Wyoming for wind energy research.

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Senators ask for more oil train notifications

PORTLAND, Ore. — Four West Coast senators want the federal government to expand a recent order for railroads to notify state emergency responders about crude oil shipments from the Great Plains.

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Feds join Wyoming versus renewed wolf protections

Feds join Wyoming versus renewed wolf protections

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Conservation groups are urging a federal judge not to allow the state of Wyoming to regain control of wolves.

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Woman sentenced to state hospital for killing man

KALISPELL — A 56-year-old Hungry Horse woman has been sentenced to 40 years in the Montana State Hospital for the Valentine's Day 2014 shooting death of her boyfriend.

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Armed, suicidal man safely taken into custody by Kalispell police

KALISPELL — A man reported to be armed and suicidal was taken into custody by Kalispell Police Monday morning after nearly three hours of negotiations.

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Thundering herd: Buffalo roundup draws cowboys, spectators

Thundering herd: Buffalo roundup draws cowboys, spectators

CUSTER STATE PARK, S.D. — The images are much like the buffalo hunt scene from “Dances With Wolves”: hundreds of massive animals shaking the prairie as they kick up dust and stream down the hills.

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Oregon man acquitted of sex abuse charges

A federal jury in Billings last week acquitted an Oregon man accused of sexually abusing a teenager on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation.

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Montana man dies in Idaho ATV crash

POWELL, Idaho — A Montana man has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash in northern Idaho.

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Montana man killed in train collision identified

TROY — Officials have identified a 66-year-old Montana man who died when his pickup got caught on the railroad tracks near Troy and was struck by a train.

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Officials identify Great Falls man killed in crash

GREAT FALLS — The Cascade County coroner's office has released the name of a 47-year-old man who died in a weekend crash on Interstate 15 near the Central Avenue West exit at Great Falls.

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Wyoming struggles to keep safety inspectors

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Occupational Safety and Health Administration is struggling to retain inspectors, state officials and safety advocates say, which limits the agency’s ability to conduct checks, costs the state hundreds of thousands of dollars in training and hinders overall efforts…

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FWP filmmaker enjoys his 37-year career

FWP filmmaker enjoys his 37-year career

HELENA — The question longtime Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks filmmaker Mike Gurnett gets asked perhaps most frequently is: “Wait, you get paid to do this?”

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Brick by brick: Group supports friends and neighbors with cancer

Brick by brick: Group supports friends and neighbors with cancer

ABSAROKEE — Colorful butterflies painted on a brick wall in Absarokee seem poised to take flight. Bathed by the autumn sun, they offer hope and support for Stillwater County residents whose lives have been touched by cancer.

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Labor critical of Daines' record on work issues

HELENA — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Steve Daines and organized labor don’t agree on much — including whether his voting record is favorable to U.S. workers.

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Montana cities break heat records

KALISPELL — Officials with the University of Montana Climate Office say several Montana cities broke heat records on Wednesday.

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1 injured in Missoula apartment fire

MISSOULA — Firefighters responded to a blaze at a Missoula apartment building that injured one resident and damaged four apartments.

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Earthquake shakes Lincoln area

GREAT FALLS — A small earthquake has struck the Lincoln area but no damage has been reported.

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