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Mexican raped in Montana jail getting $125,000 settlement

BUTTE, Mont. (AP) -- A southwestern Montana county government has agreed to pay $125,000 to a Mexican man who sued after he claimed he was raped in the Jefferson County jail in Boulder....

EPA to require mines to offer cleanup assurances

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- The Environmental Protection Agency says it plans to require mining companies to show they have the financial wherewithal to clean up their pollution so taxpayers aren't stuck footing the bill....

Bozeman hospital seeks dismissal of radiologists' lawsuit

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Attorneys for Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital and its radiology clinic are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that alleges the hospital was receiving illegal kickbacks for referring patients to the clinic....

2 Montana reservoirs with invasive mussels closed to boats

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Montana officials working to identify and contain invasive mussel populations have implemented boating closures on the Tiber and Canyon Ferry reservoirs....

MT Lottery

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'Big Sky Bonus' game

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

Some geese that landed on contaminated water in Butte die

BUTTE, Mont. (AP) -- Some of the more than 1,000 snow geese that landed to rest on the highly acidic water in a former open-pit copper mine in Butte have died....

Audit: Public defender office owed millions, not collecting

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- A financial audit of the Office of the State Public Defender found the agency doesn't know how much money it is owed by criminal defendants and that the office is not trying to collect the money while facing a $3.5 million budget shortfall....

University of Montana president to step down

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) -- University of Montana President Royce Engstrom is stepping down effective Dec. 31, as the university continues to face declining enrollments and budget cuts....

Wildlife officials ID hunter mauled by grizzly

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Wildlife officials have identified an elk hunter who was mauled by a grizzly on the Rocky Mountain Front west of Choteau....

Bonner man killed in workplace accident

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) -- A 51-year-old Bonner man was killed when a bundle of wooden trusses fell on him at a south Kalispell business....

Billings ticket wins $330K Montana Cash jackpot

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Results of Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday's Montana Lottery drawings:...

Laid off Columbia Falls mill workers qualify for benefits

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) -- Workers who lost their jobs when the Weyerhaeuser Company shuttered its lumber and plywood mills in Columbia Falls are now eligible to apply for federal benefits....

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:...

2 more teens deny charges in Helena High School arson fire

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Two more teenagers have denied charges stemming from a fire that caused up to $1 million in damage and canceled classes at Helena High School for two days....

Board still undecided on when Marsy's Law will take effect

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The state Board of Canvassers has not yet decided when a constitutional amendment to expand the rights of Montana crime victims will take effect....

Poplar man pleads guilty to girlfriend's shooting death

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- A Poplar man who originally told police that his girlfriend had killed herself has pleaded guilty to her murder....

Semi hauling livestock tips near Browning, killing 5 cows

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- A semitrailer hauling livestock went off US Highway 89 southeast of Browning and down an embankment, killing five cows....

Modular homes from oilfields to become Missoula housing

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) -- Modular homes that are left over from the boom in the Bakken oilfields will soon be helping house people in Missoula....

Patient sues state mental hospital claiming rape

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- A woman who was criminally committed to Montana State Hospital has sued the state, claiming she was sexually assaulted and impregnated by another patient at the psychiatric facility....

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