Talen Energy to Pay $450k to Settle Air Quality Violations
The Billings Gazette reports the Northern Cheyenne Tribe will receive up to $270,000 for a street sweeper and the city of Colstrip will receive up to $103,000 for a building to store road de-icer.
Snowstorm to Hit Montana During Holiday Travel Rush
Winter storm watches and warnings have been issued across most of the state, with snow also forecast to fall through the weekend.
Conservation Groups Sue to Rewrite Bull Trout Recovery Plan
Among their arguments, the plaintiffs say the plan doesn’t have population targets, so there’s no objective criteria in it to measure the species’ recovery.
Federal Land Agency Increases Public Ownership in Montana
Federal officials say they used money from the Land and Water Conservation Fund to make the purchase
Montana Man Arrested for Stealing City Bus With Passengers
Authorities say Belton drove for about 2 miles before police vehicles surrounded the bus.
Montana Lottery Commission Approves Sports Wagering Rules
The 2019 Legislature passed a bill authorizing sports wagering as long as the bets are made in a licensed establishment either through a terminal or a cellphone app.
Bison Escape Onto Western Montana Highway, 2 Killed
The Montana Highway Patrol received a report of bison on the Eastside Highway at 8:50 p.m.
Third Man Sentenced in Death of Missing Man Found in Grave
Prosecutors say Crawford used bleach to clean blood while others took his body to a remote area where he was later found in a shallow grave.
Jurors Are Deliberating in Montana Veteran’s Shooting Death
He drew investigators a map of where they could find Petzack’s body.
Natural Gas Explosion at House Burns 2 Billings Residents
The cause of the leak is under investigation.