After the first 48 hours, the mandatory evacuations for residents on Highway 12 due to the Lolo Peak Fire have been going smoothly, according to fire officials.

37 year-old Jamison Richmond in jail on $250,000 bond on two counts of attempted deliberate homicide.

Man who violated probation after allegedly selling meth and promoting prostitution refuses Missoula Justice Court appearance.

Partly cloudy and mild in western Montana today, with highs in the low 80's.

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