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Today is Tuesday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2014. There are 36 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Nov. 25, 1984, William Schroeder (SHRAY’-dur) of Jasper, Indiana, became the second man to receive a Jarvik-7 artificial heart, at Humana Hospital Audubon in Kentucky. (Schroeder lived 620 days on the […]
State senator arrested for DUI; claims harassment GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Tribal law-enforcement officers arrested a state senator and Blackfeet leader for driving under the influence, a charge he says has since been dropped and was politically motivated. Outgoing Senator Shannon Augare told the Great Falls Tribune on Monday he was pulled over late […]
Yellowstone County officials have identified a 74-year-old Billings man who was struck and killed while trying to cross the street in a crosswalk. Coroner Lt. Bill Jones tells The Billings Gazette that David Clarence McDaniel died on Nov. 17 of head trauma suffered when his head hit the pavement. Billings Police Lt. Kevin Iffland says […]
Today is Monday, Nov. 24, the 328th day of 2014. There are 37 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 24, 1944, during World War II, U.S. bombers based on Saipan attacked Tokyo in the first raid against the Japanese capital by land-based planes. On this date: In 1784, […]
Check out Butte Silver Bow Public Library’s annual Holiday Book Sale! All funds and proceeds go directly back to your public library and help them provide you with innovative services! Give the gift of Books! November 28th – December 8th. Bargain Basement 12/4 – 12/6 Books $1 – $3 DVD’s $3 Main Uptown Library!
Isla Rose Jacquelyn Thomson Benefit. Thursday, December 4th from 6pm to 8pm at the Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 1621 Thorton Ave. Dinner is $5 per person. There will be a Silent Auction and free prizes. Isla Rose is recovering from open heart surgery after months in Seattle. Benefit will help medical expenses. For more info, […]
The 26th Annual “Thompson Distributing City Wide Food Drive” will be held throughout the City on Saturday, December 6th. With the help of all the Volunteer Fire Department and the 15-90 Search and Rescue, along with hundreds of volunteers, the “Thompson Distributing City Wide Food Drive” will begin at 10:00am and run until done. The […]
BILLY GILMAN COMES OUT AS GAY NASHVILLE (AP) — Just hours after Ty Herndon came out as gay, Billy Gilman posted a video online saying he’s gay too. Gilman says Herndon’s admission made it easier for him to come out. Gilman hints he’s been a victim of prejudice in the country music world. He says […]
Missoula-based Neptune awaits air tanker contracts | Documents show lapses at Hamilton federal bio lab
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Documents show several security violations occurred at a federal laboratory in Hamilton where employees are working on a vaccine for the deadly Ebola virus. Three of six security lapses at Rocky Mountain Laboratories involved people entering restricted areas without swiping their own key cards. Instead, the workers entered after colleagues used […]
- Dems say Trump can avert shutdown risk if he relents on wallWASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump could avert the risk of a government shutdown next weekend by stepping back from his demand that lawmakers fund his promised border wall with Mexico in a must-pass spending bill, Congress' two top Democrats said Monday....
- Nearing 100 days, Trump says his presidency is 'different'WASHINGTON (AP) -- For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has rattled Washington and been chastened by its institutions....
- France's rejected mainstream unites behind Macron for runoffPARIS (AP) -- France's political mainstream, shut out of the presidency by an angry electorate, united Monday to urge voters to back centrist Emmanuel Macron in the presidential runoff and to reject Marine Le Pen's populist nationalism....
- Farmers fear losing immigrant workers under Trump crackdownSALEM, Ore. (AP) -- The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants....