Montana Morning State News Headlines for Tuesday, November 20
The victim in Sunday morning's fatal officer involved shooting has been identified as 49 year-old Jessa Cooper.
Despite Bitter Ending – Griz Have Two National Award Finalists
Despite the bitter end to the regular season, a 6-5 record and their cross-state rival heading into the FCS Playoffs, the Montana Grizzlies still have much to be proud of.
Gas in Billings is Almost 30 Cents Cheaper Than Missoula
As Thanksgiving approaches gas prices in Montana continue to drop, but some parts of the state have more to be thankful for than others.
IRS Warns of ‘Tax Transcript’ Email Scam Targeting Businesses
The Internal Revenue Service released a warning on Monday about what they are calling a ‘Tax Transcript’ scam in which they warned the public about a surge of fraudulent emails impersonating the IRS and using transcripts as bait to entice users to open emails that contain malware.
Sunday Homicide Victim Identified by Coroner – DCI Investigating
The victim in Sunday morning’s fatal shooting has been identified by the Missoula County Sheriff’s Office.
Man Sentenced for Reckless Driving, Caught Driving with Heroin
A routine traffic stop led to multiple felony charges for a man who is no stranger to the Missoula Jail.
'Shocking' Decline in Number of Montana Foster Homes
It appears that the number of Montana kids in the foster care system has dipped.
Dante Olson Named Defensive and Overall MVP for Griz
Dante Olson was named both defensive and overall MVP at the Montana Grizzslies annual awards banquet on Sunday at the Doubletree Hotel Edgewater Hotel.
Montana Morning State News Headlines for Monday, November 19
One person is dead after a shooting in Missoula where police were involved. The State of Montana DCI is investigating.
Missoula Police Officer involved in Fatal Shooting
One individual is dead after being shot inside a residence on Blaine Street on Sunday morning.
Charged Once, Twice, Three Times for Strangulation and Assault
34 year-old Blake Ellis is in the Missoula County Jain on $50,000 bail times three.
FWP Records Three Grizzly Bear Fatalities
Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks maintains a strict population monitoring program designed to maintain a healthy grizzly bear population, but there have been three fatalities reported recently.
Missoula Deals With Stolen Laptops, Credit Cards and Fuel
The Missoula County Attorney’s office was back to busy this past week with around 19 felony cases.
Reindeer? Rare Montana Sighting of Disappearing Species
It appears Santa Clause may have visited Montana a little early this year.
Missoulians Receiving Survey Calls About Suspects in Murder Case
After election season, Missoulians are still getting survey calls, but the most recent ones are about murder suspects.
Montana Morning State News Headlines for Friday, November 16
Western Montana prepares for traffic as folks head in for Brawl of the Wild in the midst of a winter weather advisory.
County to Name Meeting Room after Salish Leader Sophie Moiese
On Monday, the Missoula County Commissioners will officially name the new meeting room in the Courthouse Annex after the late Sophie Moiese, one of the most highly respected Salish cultural leaders of the 19th and 20th centuries.
MHP to have Extra Patrols for Griz Cat Weekend
Thousands of fans will be driving into Missoula this weekend for the 118th Brawl of the Wild football game between the Montana Grizzlies and the Montana State Bobcats.
Epidemiologists Warn of Antibiotic Overuse, Resistant Strains
Montana DPHHS officials are joining with other national organizations to try to help educate the public about antibiotics.
Speaker of the House Greg Hertz on the 2019 Legislative Session
Newly elected Speaker of the House, Republican Greg Hertz from Polson has been meetings for the past several days preparing for the upcoming 2019 legislative session.