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Former tribal official sentenced for embezzlement

HELENA — A former director of the Rocky Boy's Wellness Center has been sentenced to a year in prison and ordered to repay more than $19,700 af…

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Belgrade man charged with trying to suffocate baby

BOZEMAN — A 29-year-old Belgrade man is charged with assault on a minor after his cousin reported he tried to suffocate her baby during an arg…

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Pilot killed in plane crash in Bitterroots; plane en route to Baker

MISSOULA — The pilot of a small plane that crashed in the Bitterroot Mountains of Idaho has been confirmed dead.

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State: Mountain pine beetle infestation continues

HELENA — State forestry officials say while the mountain pine beetle epidemic has passed its peak, survey results show it's not yet over.

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Accused I-90 shooter to appear on attempted murder charges today

MISSOULA — They reportedly shot the man twice in a dispute over stolen drugs and money, then left him for dead along Interstate 90 late on July 16.

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Missing firefighter found safe

DARBY – A Bitterroot National Forest firefighter missing since Sunday afternoon was found alive Monday afternoon by search crews.

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Longtime state legislator Red Menahan dies

William “Red” Menahan, 78, Anaconda, died Saturday, July 26, in Billings.

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Man dies in motorcycle crash near Wolf Creek

HELENA— A 52-year-old Great Falls man has died of injuries suffered in a motorcycle crash near Wolf Creek.

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Bicyclist dies in crash north of Whitefish

HELENA, — A 69-year-old Whitefish man died after he was thrown from his bicycle on Big Mountain Road, north of Whitefish.

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Volcano Reef: Blackleaf Creek opens Front door

Volcano Reef: Blackleaf Creek opens Front door

BYNUM — The Rocky Mountain Front has a few front doors, and they’re doozies.

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Five inspection stations catch anglers transporting live fish

Five inspection stations catch anglers transporting live fish

HELENA — Since May, roadside watercraft inspection stations around the state reported nine boats illegally transporting live fish in Montana’s…

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Daring to face fear and be authentic through nude bike ride

Daring to face fear and be authentic through nude bike ride

MISSOULA — A childhood steeped in community service, libertarian ideals and hard work has culminated most recently for Nita Maddux in her dete…

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Home-health employers seek exemption to Obamacare regulations

HELENA — Next year, all large employers will be required to offer health insurance to their workers — and for health care firms that rely on g…

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Montana History Minute: Buckskins weren't just a fashion statement for Lewis and Clark

Montana History Minute: Buckskins weren't just a fashion statement for Lewis and Clark

Pompey's Pillar National Monument manager Jeff Kitchens explains why buckskin outfits were popular choice on the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

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5 things to know about coal trade, global warming

5 things to know about coal trade, global warming

As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off polluting fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's…

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Bountiful beargrass bloom underway this year in Montana

Bountiful beargrass bloom underway this year in Montana

LOLO PASS — The closing act of an outstanding beargrass performance awaits anyone willing to travel 6,000 feet above sea level.

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Wilderness study underway in Gallatin Range

Wilderness study underway in Gallatin Range

BOZEMAN — The Gallatin Mountains are a remarkable place. Extending north from Yellowstone National Park to Bozeman’s back door, the range cons…

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Small wildfires keep Montana firefighters busy

Small wildfires keep Montana firefighters busy

Firefighters attacked and monitored several wildfires around Montana over the weekend.

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Bobcat fur farm looks to move from North Dakota to Montana

Bobcat fur farm looks to move from N.D.

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Texas hiker involved in bear encounter in Glacier National Park

WEST GLACIER — National Park Service rangers are searching for a bear wounded in an encounter with a hiker in Glacier National Park.

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