Montana boater injured by mother grizzly in attack near cub
A Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks official says a mother grizzly bear attacked a boater who inadvertently came between the parent and her cub.
Unemployment claims fall again as Montana ends more closures
New unemployment claim numbers in Montana dropped again last week after more coronavirus restrictions were eased and establishments re-opened.
Official: Montana nursing home virus outbreak appears over
A state health official says a COVID-19 outbreak that started at a north-central Montana nursing home and caused six deaths appears to be over.
Another 15K people file new unemployment claims in Montana
Over the previous six weeks, more than 96,000 new unemployment claims have been filed with the state Department of Labor and Industry.
Eight-term Montana Congressman Ron Marlenee Dies
Former Montana Republican congressman Ron Marlenee has died.He was 84.A funeral home notice says he died Sunday.
Yellowstone One of 3 National Parks Closing Gates
Three of America's most well-known national parks _ Yellowstone, Grand Teton, and Smoky Mountains _ closed their gates Tuesday.
Bullock to Enter Montana Senate Race
The Associated Press reports that Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will try to unseat first-term Republican Sen. Steve Daines, a senior adviser said Monday, giving Democrats a boost in their effort to take control of the Senate in November.
Small earthquake shakes area near Yellowstone National Park
The U.S. Geological Survey reports the quake was felt just after 6 a.m. Saturday near Cliff Lake about 30 miles (48 kilometers) northwest of West Yellowstone.
Montana Lottery Approves Sports Bets to be Offered
The Montana Lottery Commission has approved the types of bets that will be available when legal wagering on professional and collegiate sporting events begins.
Florida Man Arrested in Montana After 78 pounds of Were Meth Found in His Rental Car
A 29-year-old Florida man who was pulled over in a speed stop on a Montana interstate faces a federal drug charge after authorities say a trooper found 78 pounds of methamphetamine in his rental vehicle.