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Parks & Rec to Recycle Christmas Trees The Butte-Silver Bow Parks and Recreation Department has set up a number of Christmas tree drop off sites for members of our community to make recycling this seasons’ Tree easier. The drop off sites will be: – Mullin and Main Streets; – North Civic Center Parking Lot; – […]
ARCO counter-sues Montana residents in ongoing legal battle BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — An oil company has counter-sued residents of Opportunity and Crackerville who are seeking further cleanup of a mine smelter site than is required by federal regulators. The Montana Standard reports that the Atlantic Richfield Co. filed a federal lawsuit naming 97 residents, […]
Missoula man faces homicide charge in girlfriend’s death MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A 30-year-old Missoula man is charged with killing his girlfriend, who apparently feared she would someday be found dead in the woods southeast of the city. Missoula County prosecutors filed a deliberate homicide charge against Emmanuel Gomez for the death of Charlie Ann […]
Search and rescue crews find body in Pattee Canyon MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Missoula authorities say they found the body of a woman in the Pattee Canyon area while conducting a planned search for a missing person. The Missoulian reports that police Sgt. Collin Rose says law enforcement and search and rescue crews discovered the […]
Man arrested in Miles City death suspect in Missoula attacks, Deer Lodge man denies violating terms of probation
Man arrested in Miles City death suspect in Missoula attacks MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The man arrested in connection with a homicide in Miles City earlier this month is one of the suspects in a stabbing and a homicide early this week in Missoula. Missoula County Attorney Kirsten Pabst says 37-year-old Scott Austin Price […]
Montana governor allows bison to roam outside Yellowstone BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana’s governor will allow wild bison to roam in portions of Montana north and west of Yellowstone National Park, breaking a longstanding impasse in a wildlife conflict that’s dragged on for decades. Tuesday’s decision by Gov. Steve Bullock likely won’t end the […]
Great Falls hospital interested in possible medical school GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Benefis Health System and the Great Falls Development Authority are asking a New Mexico entrepreneur to consider building a private medical school in Great Falls. The Burrell Group is conducting a feasibility study on a proposed school. It announced last week […]
By Joe Sutton, CNN http://edition.cnn.com/2015/12/20/entertainment/reba-mcentire-divorce/index.html?eref=edition “Narvel and I are divorced,” she said. “It was final October 28.” McEntire and Blackstock announced their split in August. They separated a few months earlier. Blackstock is her manager. “Thanks for all of those sweet messages. Narvel and I are friends. We have always been,” Reba wrote. Blackstock and […]
1 killed after avalanche buries 3 people in Montana BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — An avalanche in southern Montana buried three snowmobilers from North Dakota, killing a 33-year-old man. The Park County Sheriff’s Office says two riders were able to dig themselves out Saturday from the slide north of Cooke City on the Montana-Wyoming line. […]
If Hosting the ACM Awards Works, Maybe They’ll Record a Duet – by Alison Bonaguro A girl can dream, right? The first conclusion I jumped to when I heard that Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley were going to host the ACM Awards together was, “Maybe now they’ll make music together, too.” It’s not like either […]
- 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....
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