MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on authorities finding ammunition in a Missoula school (all times local):
Montana officials say they have determined there is no active threat after a loaded magazine of ammunition was found in a high school hallway.
Missoula County ...
Loaded ammunition clip found at Montana high school
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana high school has been placed in lockdown after a loaded, handgun ammunition clip was found in a school hallway.
Police and officials at the Sentinel High School in Missoula were investigating Monday where the clip came from and whether a firearm was in the ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The public is unable to view final updates to a northwestern Montana forest management plan due to the federal government shutdown.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — University of Montana President Seth Bodnar has been sworn in to the Montana Army National Guard.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Preliminary data indicates the number of traffic fatalities on Montana roads last year was the lowest it’s been in nearly 70 years.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A former Missoula resident whose rape conviction was overturned after he spent years in prison has filed a lawsuit alleging Missoula County mishandled the case.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Robert McCoy tipped in a missed 3-pointer in the final minute and Holland Woods knocked down two clutch free throws as Portland State snapped a five-game losing streak by beating defending Big Sky Conference champion Montana in Missoula for just the fourth time in 22 ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Jamar Akoh scored 21 points and tied a career high with 18 rebounds to help Montana beat Sacramento State 87-56 on Thursday night.
Ahmaad Rorie added 21 points with five 3-pointers and the Grizzlies (10-4, 3-0 Big Sky Conference) made 13 of 20 from 3-point ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Attorneys are seeking a new trial venue for a Montana woman charged in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found dismembered in acid-filled tubs in a basement.
Business group upbeat on Montana tech industry’s future
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana business group is optimistic about the future of the technology industry in the state.
Christina Henderson of the Montana High Tech Business Alliance says she’s encouraged by 2018 developments at three companies with a presence in Missoula.
Prosecutors want to push back trial in Frenchtown killing
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Prosecutors want to move back the trial of a man accused of killing two people in western Montana to give experts more time to test burned bones suspected to belong to the victims.
Caressa Jill Hardy, who was previously known as Glenn Dibley, has pleaded not guilty ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Researchers at the University of Montana have been awarded a $700,000 NASA grant to help with a reforestation project.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — University of Montana researchers are working to find answers to questions from the region about the federal Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
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Idaho appeals ruling that restored grizzly protections
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Attorneys for the state of Idaho are appealing a judge’s decision that blocked grizzly bear hunts and restored federal protections for the animals in and around Yellowstone National Park.
U.S. District Judge Dana Christensen in Montana ruled in September that the ...
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Officials ID truckers killed after icy interstate crashes
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Authorities in western Montana have released the names of two commercial truck drivers who died after a series of collisions on icy Interstate 90.
Mineral County Deputy Coroner Al Allard said Thursday that 32-year-old Jatinderpal Singh of Delta, British Columbia, ...
Icy roads lead to semi crashes in western Montana, 2 killed
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A pre-dawn pileup of tractor-trailers on an icy bridge deck on Interstate 90 in western Montana led to the deaths of two truck drivers and injuries to two other people.
The Montana Highway Patrol said the first semi went into a broadside skid in the eastbound lanes ...
Griz take control in 2nd half for 60-53 win over ND State
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Jamar Akoh scored 17 points with eight rebounds and Bobby Moorehead scored 13 and Montana beat North Dakota State 60-53 Monday night.
It was Akoh’s second game back after missing six games with a wrist injury.
The Bison led 23-19 at halftime before the ...
Missoula lawmaker Dudik announces run for attorney general
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Democratic state Rep. Kimberly Dudik of Missoula has announced her candidacy for attorney general in 2020.
Dudik said Monday she’s running to help make communities safer, to protect children from abuse and to address the underlying causes of criminal behavior to help ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A man suspected of stealing a sport utility vehicle and fleeing from a traffic stop near Missoula was arrested after breaking into a house where the homeowner held him at gunpoint until officers arrived.
The homeowner said he armed himself Monday morning after seeing ...
Montana man pleads guilty to killing 2, putting them in acid
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man pleaded guilty Friday to stabbing two people to death, including a teenage girl, dismembering their bodies and then trying to dissolve them in tubs filled with acid in the basement of a home.
Augustus Standingrock’s plea was part of a deal with ...
Lawyers of man charged in double killing seek venue change
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Attorneys for a western Montana man charged with killing and dismembering two people have requested a change of venue for his trial, citing the extensive media coverage of the case.
Man pleads guilty to Missoula casino robbery last April
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A 56-year-old Montana man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Missoula casino and shooting at someone who followed him after the robbery last April.
Stephen Antill, of Missoula, last week signed a plea agreement with Missoula County prosecutors and entered guilty pleas ...
AG Fox appeals Missoula gun lawsuit to state Supreme Court
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Montana Attorney General Tim Fox is taking his challenge of the city of Missoula’s gun regulations to the state Supreme Court.
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MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Faculty at the University of Montana is bucking a recommendation to end the university’s minor in South and Southeast Asian Studies.
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Missoula County deputy charged with mistreating prisoner
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A former Missoula County sheriff’s deputy has been charged with a felony after fellow officers said he dragged a handcuffed man out of the back of a patrol car and choked him.
A charge of mistreating prisoners was filed Monday against Doug Hartsell Jr. His initial ...
Island mansion sells in priciest Flathead Lake deal
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — An opulent mansion on a private island in a northwest Montana lake has sold to an unknown buyer after sitting vacant for years.
Montana woman guilty of embezzling $630K from employer
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A 54-year-old Montana woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $630,000 from customers of her employer over a seven-year period, ending in April 2016.
The U.S. attorney’s office says Ann Bennett Hermanson of West Yellowstone pleaded guilty to wire fraud ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A forum on the future of populism scheduled for next week in Missoula has been canceled because speaker Steve Bannon is not available.
The former White House strategist was initially scheduled to deliver a keynote speech at the 2018 ACE Advances in Computer ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden says he believes that he is the most qualified person in the country to be president.
The 76-year-old Democrat made his comments Monday to an audience at the University of Montana in Missoula, as he considers a 2020 challenge to ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Court records show an officer-involved shooting in Missoula may have been a “suicide by cop.”
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Ahmaad Rorie and Sayeed Pridgett each scored 17 points and Montana dominated NAIA-member College of Idaho for an 80-52 win on Monday night.
Montana started hot and built a 19-4 lead within the first eight minutes. The Grizzlies (5-2) led 48-22 at halftime on 20-of-30 ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Montana health officials say a Missoula County child has become the first person to die of an influenza-related illness in the state this season.
Department of Public Health and Human Services officials said in a statement Monday there aren’t many flu cases in ...
12 die on Montana highways during Thanksgiving week
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Authorities say 12 people died in eight separate crashes on Montana highways over a five-day stretch during Thanksgiving week.
Montana counties renew push for animal cruelty care bill
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Montana counties plan to try again to pass a law to shift the burden of paying for the care of animals seized in animal cruelty cases to their owners.
The Missoulian reports that legislation backed by the Montana Association of ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Missoula County commissioners have approved a policy to charge organizers of large political campaign events for the cost of additional law enforcement services.
The policy approved Wednesday came followed a recent visit by President Donald Trump to campaign on ...
Flathead reservation pharmacy fined $95K for missing opioids
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A pharmacy on Montana’s Flathead Indian Reservation has been fined $95,000 for failing to account for 2,500 oxyodone tablets from March 2017 to March 2018.
The Drug Enforcement Administration conducted an inspection of the tribal pharmacy in St. Ignatius after ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Two conservation groups have purchased an undeveloped subdivision in northwestern Montana to help protect grizzly bear habitat near the confluence of the Kootenai and Yaak rivers.
The Vital Ground Foundation and the Yellowstone to Yukon Initiative say the property ...
Montana inmate claims religious right to smoke pot in jail
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana inmate says the Missoula County jail is violating his constitutional right to freedom of religion by not letting him smoke marijuana.
Person killed in officer-involved shooting identified
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Authorities have identified the person who was killed in an officer-involved shooting in Missoula over the weekend.
Missoula County Undersheriff Rich Maricelli said Monday that 49-year-old Jenessa Cooper died after officers responded to reports of a disturbance in a ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — University of Montana Dean of Students Rhondie Voorhees has filed an employment grievance against the institution after being asked to depart the university in August.
Suspect dead after officer-involved shooting in Missoula
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Missoula.
Police say the incident occurred Sunday when officers responded to a report of a disturbance and a gunshot in a Missoula residence.
No officers were injured.
The suspect’s ...
Ammo company operators get probation for wastewater dumping
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Two Montana men who ran an ammunition company that illegally dumped lead-contaminated wastewater into city sewers have each been sentenced to five years probation and ordered to pay a $50,000 fine.
Judge Dana Christensen sentenced 27-year-old Zachary Daniel Flanagan ...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A wild fourth quarter ended with a timeout, then a fumble, and Montana State pushed past Montana 29-25 in the 118th Brawl of the Wild game Saturday.
Senior running back Logan Jones’ 13-yard touchdown with 2:19 left proved to be the difference for Montana State, which ...
AP Exclusive: State, county officials differ on voting needs
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana’s midterm elections saw a record number of absentee ballots overwhelm voting machines, found election officials in a dozen counties hand-counting votes and underscored the need to replace hundreds of aging voting machines for the disabled.
But money for ...
Man accused in Missoula deadly shooting pleads not guilty
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man accused in the deadly shooting of a man and woman at a Missoula motel has pleaded not guilty to the charges.
KGVO-AM reports 18-year-old Preston ...
Rorie, Manuel help Montana beat NAIA Montana Tech 79-55
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Ahmaad Rorie scored 20 points and had three steals to help Montana beat NAIA Montana Tech 79-55 on Monday night.
Kendal Manuel, a junior transfer from Oregon State, had 17 points for Montana (2-0). The 6-foot-4 guard made 5 of 5 from the field, including two ...
Montana hunter attacked by bear northwest of Columbia Falls
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man is recovering from a bear attack that occurred while he was hunting northwest of Columbia Falls.
KECI-TV reports the attack happened at about 9:25 Sunday morning.
Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry says the victim and a second man were hunting ...