Teams oppose radio host's suggestion for segregated games

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) -- A Billings radio host's suggestion that Native American basketball teams should have their own post-season tournaments has prompted a show of solidarity at the Northern Class C Divisional Tournament....

Bill would allow Native graduates to wear regalia

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Advocates for a bill that would allow Native American students in Montana to wear Indian regalia at graduation ceremonies are attempting to force the bill onto the Senate floor....

2 killed in head-on crash near East Helena

EAST HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Two Helena men died in a fiery head-on crash on U.S. Highway 12 near East Helena....

Winning numbers drawn in 'Montana Cash' game

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Montana Lottery's "Montana Cash" game were:...

MT Lottery

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- These Montana lotteries were drawn Wednesday:...

Wednesday's Scores

Belgrade 60, Sidney 49...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Big Sky Bonus' game

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Montana Lottery's "Big Sky Bonus" game were:...

Sen. Daines touts Supreme Court nominee amid protest

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Steve Daines arrived Wednesday at the Montana state Capitol to meet with state legislators and tout the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court but found himself surrounded by a swarm of demonstrators demanding the senator convene a town hall....

Legislative panel OKs bill to close loophole in incest law

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- A legislative committee has unanimously endorsed a bill meant to close a loophole in Montana law that allows 16- and 17-year-olds to be charged with incest involving a parent....

Law enforcement supports proposed fix to Marsy's Law

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Law-enforcement officials and prosecutors from across the state are supporting what they call a fix to a victims' rights law that voters added to the Montana Constitution last fall....

N Dakota man pleads guilty to fatal stabbing in Lame Deer

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A North Dakota man has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in a fatal stabbing in Lame Deer in May 2016....

County asks state to pay for prosecuting reservation crimes

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Lake County wants the state to pay the nearly $2 million a year the county pays to prosecute felony crimes committed on the Flathead Indian Reservation....

Senate endorses watered-down rebuke of judiciary

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The Montana Senate has endorsed a watered-down rebuke of the state's court system for allegedly overstepping its powers....

Billings woman cited for DUI twice in 12 hours

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A Billings woman is jailed with her bail set at $25,000 after being arrested for driving drunk twice in a period of 12 hours....

12-year-old leads highway patrol in southern Montana pursuit

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Authorities say a 12-year-old boy is in custody after leading police on a high-speed chase with a loaded gun in his vehicle in southern Montana....

Tuesday's Scores

Bozeman 42, Butte 38...

Colstrip owner pushes for tax break to keep plant units open

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Talen Energy is pushing Montana lawmakers for a tax break worth millions to keep two units of the coal-fired Colstrip power plant open, with one Republican leader saying Tuesday the units could close within the year without some form of assistance....

Former Montana legislator faces federal drug charges

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A former Montana lawmaker, who in 2007 supported giving $4 million in state money to the Montana Meth Project, has denied federal charges that allege he possessed and sold just over a pound of methamphetamine last year....

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