GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Prosecutors say a carnival worker accused of sexually assaulting women and a girl at the Montana State Fair last year was arrested after he groped an off-duty police...
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Two 18-year-old Great Falls women were killed in a nearly head-on crash on U.S. Highway 2 near West Glacier.
Flathead County officials identified the victims...
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A 26-year-old Montana man has pleaded no contest to two counts of negligent homicide for obtaining the methamphetamine that led to the overdose deaths of his pregnant...
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A former Cascade County sheriff's captain who was charged with misdemeanor embezzlement for taking a service firearm purchased with county funds has reached a six-month...
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — The Montana police officer who shot a man to death in Shelby two weeks ago has been identified as Senior Police Officer Kevin Supalla of the Great Falls Police...
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf returned to his Montana hometown and delivered a speech about dealing with mental health and substance abuse, a report said.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge has rejected a plea agreement that called for a man who was charged with raping a 6-year-old girl to be sentenced to five years with the Department of...
Grizzly bear euthanized in western Montana
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has euthanized a young male grizzly in the western part of the state for killing livestock.
Police officer shot during standoff in northern Montana
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Police say two officers were injured, including one who was shot, during a standoff at a home in northern Montana.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge has rejected a request for a lighter sentence for a man serving three consecutive life sentences for a triple homicide committed when he was...
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A retired Roman Catholic priest in Great Falls has pleaded guilty to receiving child pornography.
The Great Falls Tribune reports that 81-year-old Lothar Konrad...
Great Falls hosts Russian plane surveilling military
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Great Falls hosted a Russian surveillance plane taking aerial photos of military activities in the western U.S. as part of an international treaty.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana woman was sentenced to 50 years in prison for the stabbing death of her domestic partner.
The Great Falls Tribune reported Wednesday that 42-year-old...
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is scheduled to speak on mental health and addiction issues in his Montana hometown.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A former Roman Catholic priest in northern Montana accused of possessing child pornography plans to plead guilty.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A former member of a county sheriff's department has been charged with embezzlement.
The Great Falls Tribune reported Thursday that Raymond Hitchcock has been...
Four-term Great Falls lawmaker Jean Price dies at age 75
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Four-term Montana Rep. Jean Price has died at age 75.
The Great Falls Democrat's friend and campaign manager, Carl Donovan, told the Great Falls Tribune that Price died...
Montana family safe as home is surrounded by floodwater
VAUGHN, Mont. (AP) — Montana authorities say a family is cut off but safe inside a home surrounded by floodwater.
The Great Falls Tribune reports that two adults and two children were in the...
Former Montana undersheriff accused of stealing firearms
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A former undersheriff in northern Montana is accused of stealing firearms when he left his post for another job.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana carnival worker has been arrested and charged with sexual intercourse without consent.
The Great Falls Tribune reports 28-year-old Lyle Oka allegedly...
2 dead horses lead to animal cruelty charges
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Montana authorities have charged a 75-year-old Cascade County woman with leaving six horses outdoors without care during subzero temperatures last November, leading to...
Missing Montana judge’s dog found safe
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A dog belonging to a Montana judge has turned up alive after it had gone missing for a week in bitter cold temperatures.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — An explosion and fire at a refinery has sent black smoke billowing over Great Falls.
Police officials blocked roads and told people living near the Calumet Montana...
72-year-old man dies in Great Falls home fire
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Cascade County authorities say a 72-year-old man died in a house fire over the weekend.
Sheriff's officials say the fire was reported in Great Falls early Saturday...
Searchers find missing Montana judge
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana district judge who went missing in bitter cold conditions after trying to find his lost dog was awake and alert in a hospital after searchers found...
Rural Montana residents snowed in but don’t need rescue
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Search and rescue teams are standing by in case nearly 50 snowed-in residents in rural western Montana need help.
But so far, KULR-TV reports that the 46 residents...
Montana man sentenced for rubbing hot sauce into boys’ eyes
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man convicted of assaulting minors for beating his girlfriend's sons with a belt and rubbing hot sauce in their eyes has been sentenced to prison.
Montana man gets life sentence for rape of 13-year-old girl
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man has been sentenced to life in prison after he was convicted of raping a 13-year-old girl with special needs.
Woman pleads no contest to boyfriend’s fatal stabbing
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death at a home near Great Falls has pleaded no contest to mitigated deliberate homicide and tampering with...
GOP committee pressures lawmaker over trainer abuse case
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana legislator is resisting pressure from the leader of the Republican Party in his home county to resign over his past role as principal of a high school when an...
University of Providence announces closure of 11 programs
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — University of Providence officials say the Great Falls school plans to close 11 academic programs.
School President Tony Aretz said Friday in a statement that university officials have had to make difficult decisions on under-enrolled programs, but they are committed to offering a strong liberal arts education.
Investigators: Montana woman likely died of exposure
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Investigators say a woman who was found face down in her driveway in northern Montana likely died of exposure.
The Great Falls Tribune reports 48-year-old Lisa Marie Doty was found dead on the south side of the city Saturday.
Powerful winds forecast for northern Montana through Friday
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Hold onto your hats, and maybe your lawn ornaments.
The National Weather Service is forecasting prolonged, strong winds along the northern Rocky Mountain Front and the plains to the east through Friday afternoon.
Gusts from 80 to 100 mph (129 to 161 kph) are forecast along the Front with gusts in the 70 mph range (113 kph) in the rest of the warning area, which includes Conrad, Great Falls, Havre, Harlem, Lewistown and Harlowton.
Spending by Cascade County Sheriff’s Office probed by state
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — The Cascade County attorney says Montana authorities are investigating allegations of spending "irregularities" by some members of the county sheriff's office.
County Attorney Joshua Racki told the Great Falls Tribune that the Board of County Commissioners contacted him after the county auditor raised some questions. He says he referred the issue to the state Division of Criminal Investigation.