If you’ve never noticed all the birds that frequent a wetlands area smack in the middle of Butte, well, you’re missing something.
Beaverhead County is steering $5,000 toward prosecuting a man accused in the death of a Broadwater County sheriff’s deputy, even though Beaverhead’s officers had no role in a subsequent high-speed chase through several counties that ended in a shootout.
BUTTE -- Gov. Steve Bullock, reacting to a series of stories this week by The Montana Standard, said the state will bring in an independent expert to audit operations at the Montana State Hospital's Spratt Unit.
Gov. Steve Bullock, reacting to a series of stories this week by The Montana Standard, said the state will bring in an independent expert to audit operations at the Montana State Hospital's Spratt Unit.
It’s been a whirlwind year for Butte lawyer Bob Carlson.
The oversight of private residential treatment programs for troubled teens in Montana no longer rests in the hands of program owners who, for …
Love’s will get a liquor license for its planned truck stop and casino next to Ramsay on Interstate 90 if state officials grant a transfer from the now-defunct 5 Mile Bar & Casino, but people can formally protest the swap.
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A long-talked-about tram from the eastern edge of Butte to Our Lady of the Rockies atop the East Ridge is a little closer to happening, but organizers said Thursday there’s still a big obstacle to overcome.
Kyrin Allen, a star defensive back for the University of Montana Western football team, was arrested last week on a warrant for sexual intercourse without consent, Dillon Police Chief Don Guiberson said Friday.
County elections officials in Montana are concerned about recent, mailed fliers that falsely claim absentee ballots can be counted up to 10 days after Election Day as long as they are postmarked in time.
The undersheriff in Madison County is running as a write-in candidate for sheriff against incumbent Roger Thompson, who is currently suspended with pay because of criminal charges against him related to a controlled drug buy.
Eight people in Madison County have undergone precautionary treatments for rabies after they or family members came into contact with bats recently, but health officials aren’t sure if anyone was actually bitten.
Butte attorney Bob Carlson was confirmed Tuesday as president of the American Bar Association, making him only the second person from Montana to lead the largest professional association of lawyers in the U.S.
Calhoun, a 9-year-old golden retriever-Labrador mix, might become the first “comfort dog” to accompany an alleged victim during testimony at trial in Butte-Silver Bow County.
The Atlantic Richfield Company petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court Friday to hear its appeal of a lawsuit filed against the company by residents of Opportunity.
Butte native and former Navy Seal Rob O’Neill was asked to leave an American Airlines flight Sunday before it left from Nashville because he had been drinking, but he was not combative, a representative of O’Neill’s told The Montana Standard on Monday.
A former City Court judge in Dillon is to make an initial court appearance next week on charges she pocketed fine payments and altered computer records to cover it up.
Here’s Rob O’Neill, looking every bit the rock star he has become, snakeskin boots and custom-made jacket, and every bit the Butte kid he has always been, blue jeans, ball cap and mischievous grin that could melt St. Brigid’s heart.
A newly ordained Catholic priest who is also new to Butte packed his Ford Explorer with all kinds of fly-fishing gear late Tuesday night so he’d be ready for a group trip to the Missouri River at sunup Wednesday.
Montana's two U.S. senators and U.S. representative all issued sharp criticisms of the Food Safety and Inspection Service's treatment of a Butte meat plant Monday, and vowed continued action to hold the Department of Agriculture and the inspection agency accountable.
Welcome home, Capt. Robert Holton.
BUTTE — More than 48 years after his plane was shot down over Laos during the Vietnam War, the uncertainty about Air Force Capt. Robert Edwin …