December 2016 17
First Half play by play Paul Panisko, Color John Thatcher Second Half
Police: School resource officer shot at while driving BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Billings school resource officer says his patrol car was shot at while he was driving around the city. The Billings Gazette reports that a press release from the Billings Police Department says Officer George Zorzakis “heard a snapping sound” while driving […]
Teen sues Columbia Falls police over fatal pursuit KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A teen seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash that killed the driver after he sped away from police in northwestern Montana is seeking $3 million in damages. The Daily Inter Lake reports that Joshua Sauls filed the suit last week against the Columbia […]
Former SEAL Zinke tapped for Interior secretary BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Rep. Ryan Zinke of Montana has made no secret of his ambition to join a Donald Trump Cabinet, but the job of Interior secretary is in many ways an unlikely fit. During his re-election campaign in the fall, Zinke identified his top priorities as […]
Man gets life in prison for Missoula stabbing death MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A 38-year-old Montana man has been sentenced to life in prison for stabbing a woman to death at a Missoula motel last year and stealing her car during a meth-fueled crime spree. Scott Austin Price received the same sentence last week […]
Dual enrollment grows, but tuition challenges some students MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — More students are taking dual enrollment classes, but many aren’t paying the fees. The Missoulian reports that 290 out of 478 Missoula County Public Schools students paid fall dual credit course fees. Superintendent Mark Thane said during a November school board meeting […]
Great Falls homicide suspect deemed unfit to stand trial GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A man charged with beating another man to death in Great Falls has been ordered to undergo another mental health examination to determine whether he’s fit to stand trial. The Great Falls Tribune reports Brett McDermott is charged with deliberate […]
- The Latest: Britain to hold minute of silence for victims
- UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester attackers
- Father of suspected Manchester bomber says son is innocentCAIRO (AP) -- The father of the 22-year-old Briton who police say bombed a concert in Manchester insisted Wednesday that his son was innocent and just had been preparing to go on a pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia....
- 'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meetVATICAN CITY (AP) -- President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, two leaders with contrasting styles and differing worldviews, met at the Vatican on Wednesday, setting aside their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience around the globe....