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Billings city council holds meeting, one topic raises concern Video included

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The subject that garnered the most attention at the meeting, wasn't even on the official agenda, but sparked passionate debate among residents.

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Committee discusses Doyon's City Administrator contract Video included

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The city of Billings will soon see a new city administrator. But before that can happen, the committee must first agree on a contract.

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Could mild winter temperatures be dangerous? Video included

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The magic city hit near record temps this thanksgiving... And it seems Christmas might be the same story.  Although it's still very early in the winter season, the mild temps have some Montanans worried. 

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Higher car registration fees kick in next month in Montana

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BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - Car owners in Montana will pay a little more when it comes time to renew vehicle registrations next year.    The Montana Standard reports that starting Jan. 1, a new statewide administrative fee of 3 percent will be applied to all portions of registration costs except on the county option fee.    State lawmakers increased registration fees during the last legislative session in hopes of raising about $25 million over the next two years to fund t...

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EPA identifies 2 Montana Superfund sites for quick action

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BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - Federal officials say two polluted sites associated with Montana's copper industry will get heightened attention as the government pushes to complete cleanups that have dragged on more than three decades.    The Silver Bow Creek/Butte site and Anaconda Smelter were added to the U.S. Environmental Protection agency's Superfund list of highly-contaminated sites in 1983.    EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Friday identified the two as among 21 Sup... More>>

US man accused of illegal gun exports to Europe, Australia

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A captured fugitive is accused of dozens of federal firearms violations in Montana for allegedly exporting guns from the U.S. to customers in countries with restrictive gun laws.

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Athletes, entertainers rush to support bullied Tennessee boy

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A Tennessee woman's video of her son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers.

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Watchdog says MT Democratic Party violated campaign finance rules

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HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana's chief political watchdog says the Montana Democratic Party failed to identify the issues and candidates that benefited from the party's spending of about $375,000 on the 2016 general election.    Commissioner of Political Practices Jeff Mangan also found the party failed to include Supreme Court candidate Dirk Sandefur on a list of candidates it was supporting.    Mangan says he referred the case to the Lewis and Clark County attorney... More>>

A new study shows Missoulians have highest life expectancy in the state

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A new study comparing each states city with the highest life expectancy says Missoula residents have the highest life expectancy in the state.  According to the list, Missoulians have a life expectancy of nearly 80 years. 

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Pentagon: Transgender people can enlist in military Jan. 1

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The Pentagon official tells The Associated Press that transgender people can enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Donald Trump's opposition. 

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Missoula tech company joins forces with Opportunity Resources

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One Missoula company has grown to a new level all while helping developmentally challenged community.  Just a few months ago opportunity resources came together with Xplorer Maps to come up with an environmentally friendly way to package maps. 

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Here are the 2018 Golden Globe nominees

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Here is the full list. 

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Places you can donate in Bozeman for the Holidays

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This weekend was the 6th annual Shop with a Cop. This event is a wonderful way to help less fortunate children during the holidays. 

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Local business puts on spectacular light show Video included

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If you're looking to do something to feel a little festive in the Magic City, one Billings business who's musical Christmas display won't disappoint.

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Licenses for the special hunt season go on sale soon Video included

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The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved the special hunt for chronic wasting disease on Thursday.

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Soda Butte Creek set to be removed from impaired list

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BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A creek that flows into the northeastern corner of Yellowstone National Park is set to be removed from a list of impaired waterways next year.    

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International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons wins Nobel Peace Prize

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This year's Nobel Peace Prize is handed out Sunday at a Royal Ceremony at the City Hall in Oslo. The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, ICAN, is the winner. ICAN was the driving force behind the treaty adopted in July by 122 countries. More>>

Kautz family partners with Blankets and Bears to honor Kurt Kautz Video included

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Following the unexpected loss of her son, Susan Kautz and other family members partnered with Blankets and Bears to commemorate the life of Kurt Kautz.   ..

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  • US man accused of illegal gun exports to Europe, Australia

    US man accused of illegal gun exports to Europe, Australia

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:55 PM EST2017-12-11 20:55:34 GMT

    A captured fugitive is accused of dozens of federal firearms violations in Montana for allegedly exporting guns from the U.S. to customers in countries with restrictive gun laws.

    A captured fugitive is accused of dozens of federal firearms violations in Montana for allegedly exporting guns from the U.S. to customers in countries with restrictive gun laws.

  • Athletes, entertainers rush to support bullied Tennessee boy

    Athletes, entertainers rush to support bullied Tennessee boy

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:13 PM EST2017-12-11 20:13:48 GMT

    A Tennessee woman's video of her son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers.

    A Tennessee woman's video of her son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers.

  • Pentagon: Transgender people can enlist in military Jan. 1

    Pentagon: Transgender people can enlist in military Jan. 1

    Monday, December 11 2017 1:20 PM EST2017-12-11 18:20:54 GMT

    The Pentagon official tells The Associated Press that transgender people can enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Donald Trump's opposition. 

    The Pentagon official tells The Associated Press that transgender people can enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Donald Trump's opposition. 

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  • Athletes, entertainers rush to support bullied Tennessee boy

    Athletes, entertainers rush to support bullied Tennessee boy

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:13 PM EST2017-12-11 20:13:48 GMT

    A Tennessee woman's video of her son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers.

    A Tennessee woman's video of her son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers.

  • Local business puts on spectacular light show

    Local business puts on spectacular light show

    Sunday, December 10 2017 11:24 PM EST2017-12-11 04:24:39 GMT

    If you're looking to do something to feel a little festive in the Magic City, one Billings business who's musical Christmas display won't disappoint.

    If you're looking to do something to feel a little festive in the Magic City, one Billings business who's musical Christmas display won't disappoint.

  • Could mild winter temperatures be dangerous?

    Could mild winter temperatures be dangerous?

    Monday, December 11 2017 7:16 PM EST2017-12-12 00:16:16 GMT

    The magic city hit near record temps this thanksgiving... And it seems Christmas might be the same story.  Although it's still very early in the winter season, the mild temps have some Montanans worried. 

    The magic city hit near record temps this thanksgiving... And it seems Christmas might be the same story.  Although it's still very early in the winter season, the mild temps have some Montanans worried.