Mont. judge faulted for alleged bias in rape case

HELENA, Mont. - Critics of a Montana judge who handed down a 30-day sentence to a former teacher convicted of raping a student lodged a formal...
Ex-Mont. teacher freed after 30-day term for rape

BILLINGS, Mont. - A former high school teacher has been released from a Montana prison after completing a 30-day sentence for rape handed down...
Juneau superintendent a finalist for Mont. job

...Tuesday night named Juneau School District Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich a finalist for the superintendent position in Kalispell, Mont., according to a report by the Kalispell Daily Inter Lake.Gelbrich will travel to Montana during the interview process...
Warning issued about oil shipped from ND, Mont.

BILLINGS, Mont. - Following a string of explosive accidents, federal officials said Thursday that crude oil being shipped by rail from the Northern...
Changes sought for endangered species act

BILLINGS, Mont. - Republicans in Congress on Tuesday called for an overhaul to the Endangered Species Act to curtail environmentalists' lawsuits...
Supreme Court declines to review Montana gun law

BILLINGS, Mont. - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined for the second time to review a Montana law that exempts from federal regulation...
Bears, eagles, seals: How animals on the endangered list fare

BILLINGS, Mont. - The U.S. government has spent billions of dollars trying to save more than 1,500 animal and plant species listed as endangered...
Mont. man accused of slitting man's throat

...charged with assault after allegedly slitting the throat of a man at a Fairbanks bar.Lance Arthur Johnson, 45, of Polson, Mont., was arraigned Saturday on an assault charge and remained held on $25,000 bail. He was identified by the injured 37-year-old...
Mont. theater sorry for critical Palin reference

MISSOULA, Mont. - A Montana theater group has apologized for updating Gilbert and Sullivan's comedic opera, "The Mikado," by having the...
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Juneau fishing guide sentenced in Mont. for poaching

BOZEMAN, Mont. - A 37-year-old Juneau fishing guide who pleaded no contest to hunting illegally in Montana has been given a 20-year suspended...


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