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Drunk driver crashes going 100 MPH on I-15

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Alcohol is to blame for a single vehicle rollover crash on Highway 15 near Clancy Sunday afternoon. The female driver was sent to the hospital with minor injuries. According to Police, the driver was drunk at the time of the crash. Witnesses say the driver was traveling over 100 MPH and tried to light a cigarette causing her car to go over the median and rollover. Thankfully no one else was injured…Police say they do plan to file charges against the driver and want to remind ...

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Driver not wearing helmet in fatal Lolo crash

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According to Montana Highway Patrol, a 20-year-old Missoula man is dead after crashing his motorcycle just after 8:00pm Friday. The accident happened on US Highway 93 southbound near Lolo. Roads were dry, and speed, drugs and alcohol do not appear to be factors.  According to troopers, the driver failed to negotiate his Harley Davidson at a lefthand curve, and struck the concrete barrier. He was thrown from the bike, struck a sign, struck a tree, and came to rest in the bottom ... More>>

Missoula firefighters respond to structure fire on Baywood Court

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Sunday morning, Missoula Rural Fire District responded to a structure fire on Baywood Court. 

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Body Found in Billings Saturday

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According to Sergeant Tony Jensen on Saturday, at approximately 3:59 PM Billings Police and AMR responded to a report of a body that had been located in the bottom of a drainage near Bowman Drive.

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Relay for Life 2018 wraps up Video included

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Relay for Life of Yellowstone County 2018 wrapped up with a literal bang Friday. After raising over $444,000, participants were treated to a beautiful fireworks display just before midnight.

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Region's largest annual art festival occurs in the Magic City Video included

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The 40th Annual Yellowstone Art Museum's Summerfair is underway. The event is the region's largest arts and crafts festival, attracting more than ten thousand people.

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Bands travel across country to perform in Butte Video included

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In Butte, day two of the Montana Folk Fest got underway Saturday afternoon. Despite the hot sun, people turned out in crowds to listen to music and eat good food. One band came all the way from New York to perform for the Mining City. And the heat... didn't slow anyone down.  "We are more grateful than you can imagine to be here, and it just reminds us that doing music despite all of the hardship is so valuable and so important and we are thrilled to be doing it for al...

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Owner of burned truck surprised by incident

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Cody Jackson, the owner of a pick up truck that caught on fire on I-90 going westbound toward Laurel Friday, July 13th, says he was taken completely by surprise by the incident. 

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Former teacher may have probation revoked on sex offense charge Video included

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According to published reports, Converse County prosecutors allege Katie Marcus, who pleaded guilty in 2016 to a 2013 a sex crime, has repeatedly violated terms of her probation. 

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Missing rafter found dead near north end of Yankee Jim Canyon

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Park County Sheriff's office identifies deceased rafter pulled from the Yellowstone River Friday morning.

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Man stabbed multiple times in Helena

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An early morning stabbing Friday sent one man to the hospital with several stab wounds. According to the Helena Police Department, officers were dispatched to the 2100 block of 11th Avenue just after 1:30am.  A press release states there was a physical altercation involving several people, with one man being stabbed several times with a knife.  Everyone involved has been identified; no arrests have yet been made. The investigation is ongoing.   

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Dog killed while in care of sitter hired through Rover app

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A dog owner in Colorado is distraught after learning her beloved pet was mauled to death while in the care of a dog sitter she found on an app.

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New Superintendent Finishes 2nd Week on the Job Video included

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This week marked #2 for Greg Upham, the new Superintendent for School District 2. KULR-8 spoke with Upham on Friday afternoon about how he's feeling about the new position and what his hopes are for SD2.

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Car Fire on I-90 West

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On Friday morning, smoke could be seen from miles away after a car caught on fire on I-90 West. Right now, there is no official confirmation from authorities on what caused the fire, what type of car was involved, or if anyone was hurt.

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Yellowstone construction worker knocked over by bison

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK - A bison attacked a construction worker in the park this week, according to park officials.

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12-year-old girl missing in Kalispell

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KALISPELL - Police are asking for help finding a 12-year-old girl who hasn't been seen since July 6. 

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Missoula Marathon weekend and events

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July 13-15 is the weekend of events surrounding the Missoula Marathon, which draws thousands of visitors to the Garden City.

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Dog dies from saltwater poisoning after swimming at Florida beach

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A dog owner in Florida is heartbroken after losing his beloved 7-year-old lab to saltwater poisoning after a day at a dog beach.

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University of Wyoming launches 'Cowboy' promotion campaign

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The University of Wyoming is rolling out a new $500,000 marketing campaign ahead of schedule. The decision Thursday by the UW Board of Trustees capitalizes on the attention it was already gaining.

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Great Falls Family in Need After Devastating House Fire Video included

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Sleeping in… cuddles with mom… it all started out as a typical Sunday morning for the Lawhon family. Until things took a very different turn…

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Downtown businesses say Missoula Marathon is a boost

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Some downtown businesses say the Missoula Marathon does a lot for bringing in visitors - and their wallets.

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Bail set at $5 million for captured fugitive in Bozeman Pass incident

LIVINGSTON - The man who led more than 100 officers on a 36-hour manhunt in the woods faces a $5 million bail. Shaunesy Cole appeared in a Park County court on Friday.

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124th Annual Trapshooting Tournament Video included

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The 124th Annual Trapshooting Tournament is underway and will continue throughout the rest of the weekend!  Being a family-friendly environment with several different events, including the Butte Metal shoot this Saturday, the trapshoot tournament is an experience worth making.  Traveling every year, the tournament won't be back in Great Falls until 2022 for its 128th year.  More>>

Billings tattoo shop selling tickets for Friday 13th fundraiser to benefit YWCA

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Billings tattoo shop Rise Again Tattoo is hosting another Friday the 13th event. But since April's event was so popular, you'll have to purchase a ticket for today's fundraiser beforehand.  Rise Again Tattoo This month, all proceeds benefit the Billings' YWCA and its new transitional housing.  Tickets cost $13, plus $7 tip. Contact the shop to purchase a ticket. They have an allotted 75 slots for every two hours. More>>

Vice President Pence coming to Billings, campaigning for Rosendale

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Vice President Mike Pence is coming to Billings July 24 to campaign for Matt Rosendale's U.S. Senate bid. 

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Billings child protection staff face crisis level caseloads

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The head of the state health department says child protection workers in Billings are facing "crisis level caseloads" leading the Division of Child and Family Services to decide to close its Livingston office and move most of its caseworker jobs to Billings to better respond to the number of children being abused or neglected in Yellowstone County.

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Bozeman Pass fugitive will be charged with attempted homicide, police say Video included

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BOZEMAN - A man who led authorities on a 36-hour manhunt in a rural neighborhood will face attempted homicide charges for shooting at deputies. Shaunesy Cole was initially wanted on suspicion of DUI, but fled from arrest in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

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Monday night shooting victim identified, had order of protection against him

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Just before 11:00 Monday evening, an altercation shut down the parking lot to 2J's Fresh Market on Smelter Avenue in Great Falls.  Great Falls Police, Great Falls Fire Rescue, and Great Falls Emergency Services all responded. As of 11:30pm, the parking lot is still blocked off by crime scene tape with several officers on the scene.

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Manhunt subject arrested near Bozeman Pass with K-9 unit

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After evading arrest for a day and a half, a fugitive is arrested in a rural neighborhood near Bozeman. Police say the suspect, Shaunesy Cole, fled arrest after being pulled over for suspected DUI in the early hours of Wednesday morning. They believed him to be armed and dangerous and on the loose in the Quinn Creek neighborhood near Bozeman Pass. On Thursday afternoon, a K-9 unit helped track down Cole after a woman reported that he tried to break into her house. Officers said the...

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Montana man imprisoned for rape, kidnap of girl loses appeal

A federal appeals court has upheld the conviction of a 23-year-old man in the kidnap and rape of a 4-year-old girl on Montana's Fort Peck Indian Reservation.

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Deputies will enter homes in search for armed man near Bozeman

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Deputies are taking the search for an armed and dangerous man door-to-door Thursday near Bozeman.

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Runner looks to finish 50th marathon in all 50 states Sunday

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Coming up this weekend is the extremely  popular Missoula marathon. One runner is looking to accomplish a lot more by finishing the race this weekend. 

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Giant Springs Elementary School UPDATE Video included

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At nearly 60,000 square feet and with the ability to accommodate 500 students, Giant Springs Elementary gearing up to open its doors for the 2018-19 school year. Overall, the school has a very open and dynamic layout, with ample line of sight view. Each and every detail was researched and thought through with the student and staff in mind. An example of this would be the placement of the school.  Being set back farther away from the sidewalk allows the staff to have... More>>

Avoid summer food poisoning with these tips Video included

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Warmer temperatures can be the perfect time to go for a picnic but without the proper food preparation, you're putting yourself at risk for food borne illnesses. 

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POTUS Visit Cost Analysis Video included

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One week ago from today, President Trump visited the Electric City to endorse Republican Senator candidate Matt Rosendale.  Due to his visit not being related to a campaign, the city and county had to pay for just about everything.  Currently, the city of Great Falls hasn't released any numbers regarding president Trump's visit, however, Cascade County totaled their cost up to $17,500.  This number was tallied up by taking into account both expenses and revenue recei... More>>

Consumer alert: Latches on cedar chests pose suffocation risk

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The Consumer Product Safety Commission is urging millions of people to replace or repair the locks on their cedar chests, because of suffocation hazards.  "Lane" or "Virginia Maid" chests are the ones in question, because their lids automatically lock when closed. They're often handed down generation to generation or purchased secondhand. According to the CPSC, 14 kids suffocated between 1977 and 2015 after being locked inside the chests. 12 million of ... More>>

Behind the Gibson Park Flower Garden Video included

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Out of the many parks throughout the city of Great Falls, Gibson Park stands out for a pretty unique reason. It’s flower garden. And it’s all thanks to one gardener.  Samantha Clark, the lone gardener, shows her green thumb off every day by tending to the flowers throughout the garden.  Her story started a couple of years ago. With over 10 years of work experience in landscaping, Samantha decided she wanted to change things up a little bit. However... More>>

Teen starts her own ice cream truck business

It’s a dream many of us have had at one point another, living a life where you work for yourself. For many people, that dream is just that. But thanks to a little support from Dad, 19-year-old Bailey Scott is living the dream. 

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Billings restaurant makes TripAdvisor list of top burgers in America

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A Billings-based burger joint has been named one of the best burgers in the country, according to a list released by TripAdvisor on Wednesday.

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Search underway for armed suspect near Bozeman Pass

The Gallatin County Sheriff's Office is looking for an armed suspect after a shootout with police officers late overnight.

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Florida man arrested for DUI tells police he was only drinking at stop signs

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A Vero Beach, Florida, man was arrested last month on DUI charges, but he told police he wasn't drinking and driving, he was only taking hits of bourbon while at stop lights and stop signs.

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Missoula police arrest two people in stabbing

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Two people were arrested for an stabbing Monday night in Missoula. 

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Cost of President Trump's visit for Cascade County

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Cascade county has released their estimated expense and income report from President Trump's visit to Great Falls. 

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Plentywood gets smacked with 2 storms in 90 minutes; Majority of town sees damage Video included

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PLENTYWOOD - A massive storm in northeastern Montana has caused serious damage to the town of Plentywood.  Taylor Ordahl, a local photographer, told us the storm hit hard for about 15 minutes before rearing it's ugly head again another 45 minutes later. "We could see it building as we were driving into town. It started pouring as we pulled into our driveway.  We watched everything happen from our bay window in our kitchen.", said Ordahl After the first storm hit ...

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MADE fair expanding to Bozeman

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The MADE fair, one of Montana's biggest events for local and regional craft businesses, just got a bit bigger by adding an autumn event in Bozeman. According to a press release, the 2-day Bozeman MADE fair is scheduled for October 20-21, at Brick Breeden Fieldhouse on the Montana State University campus.  HandMADE Montana, the organization that is hosting the event, already has three other annual MADE fairs, including an early summer event at Caras Park in Mi...

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Free Cycles goes to Flathead to give bikes to kids

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It’s pretty clear Missoula is one of the best cycling cities in Montana and Free Cycles knows that. That is why they are trying to help as many kids as they can. 

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Staying safe in a tornado Video included

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As severe thunderstorms swept through northeastern Montana on Monday night creating damage, the National Weather Service issued one tornado warning that night. 

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Terek fire still burning from hot temperatures Video included

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Driven by hot temperatures and low humidity is causing a fire burning in North Central Wyoming to grow in size. 

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GoFundMe created for one-week-old baby killed in North Dakota tornado

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The baby was the son of Marisa Reber and Will Maguire and was hurt after the tornado flipped their mobile home over.

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Construction starts to fix destruction of Wyoming landslide Video included

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Cody – Park County road workers are finally repairing a road that is buried in 30 feet of mud and debris. 

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Here's how you can help at Relay for Life Video included

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The Relay for Life is this Friday in the Magic City and hundreds of people have offered to volunteer at this year's big event. Vicki Olson Johnson is the co-chair of the survivor committee and organizes volunteering.

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Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark will have a new name in 2019 Video included

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Ostlund said the naming rights at MetraPark will go to the highest bidder.

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Montana Folk Festival 2018 kicks off Friday Video included

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BUTTE - The city is preparing for a weekend of music, food and fun for this year's Montana Folk Festival. Six stages will encompass Uptown, with stages on Granite and Copper streets and a Dance Pavilion stage. Festival goers can expect to hear a combination of blues, bluegrass and New Orleans brass bands this year. You can also expect to see some favorites from festivals past. Festival Director George Everett said, "The bands are new every year, we try not to repeat. It's been ... More>>

Two booked on homicide charges in Missoula

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Two people are being held in the Missoula County Jail on homicide charges after an incident Monday evening. 

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Murder investigation underway on Rocky Boy's Reservation

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FBI Public Affairs specialist Sandra Barker has confirmed with KFBB that a murder investigation is currently underway on the Rocky Boy Reservation.   "The FBI and the Rocky Boy’s Tribal Police are investigating what appears to be the homicide of an adult female," says Barker. She says the body was found July 7th in Box Elder.  It identity of that female is unknown.  Barker goes on to say there is no threat to public safety at this time, and becau...

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Montana actress named to "Best American Actors Under 30" list

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One of Montana's own was named to a list of "Best American Actors Under 30," along with notables like Jennifer Lawrence, Elle Fanning and Zoey Deutch. 

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Father dead, son in jail after stabbing in Whitefish

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A father is dead and his is son is in jail after an stabbing incident in the Whitefish area Monday.

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Terek Fire in Wyoming has now burned more than 37,000 acres

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As of Tuesday morning, the Terek Fire in Big Horn County Wyoming has now burned more than 37,000 acres. That's according to WildCAD from the Cody Interagency Dispatch Center.

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Great Falls Shooting Video included

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Shortly before 11 P.M. last night, shots were fired at the 2 J’s Fresh Market on Smelter Avenue sending one to the hospital.  Access to the parking lot was blocked off following the response of the Great Falls Police, Fire Rescue and EMS. Authorities confirm that a man was shot several times, sustaining non-life threatening injuries. His current condition is unknown at this time. Witnesses say they saw someone being carried away on a stretcher as well as ... More>>

Methane fire at waste water plant under investigation Video included

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A fire caused by a methane leak at the waste water plant is under investigation. 

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Dozens injured after storm hits RV park in North Dakota

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Dozens of people are injured after severe weather hit Watford City, North Dakota early Tuesday morning. The McKenzie County Sheriff's Office reports at least 28 people were injured, three people were flown by air ambulance and at least six people are in critical condition. Watford City is about 50 miles from the Montana border. According to the sheriff's office, the storm hit an RV park and trapped multiple people. McKenzie County Sheriff's Office Right now, there are widesp... More>>

President Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

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President Donald Trump is nominating influential conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court as he seeks to shift the nation's highest court further to the right.

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Couple rescued after horse accident

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A Powell couple were evacuated from the Sweetwater drainage approximately 2 miles north of the Wapiti Campground on Saturday, July 7th after their animals bucked them off and returned to the campground without them.

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Montana Treasure: Roadhouse Diner's Creative Burgers in Great Falls

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It’s a little place with big taste in Great Falls. Roadhouse Diner makes what people say are the freshest burgers around, and they have the awards to prove it.  Walk in and you’ll be greeted with a big hello by servers, you can hear burgers sizzling, fires frying, and people chatting. 

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MRM's Bargain Center donation bins ransacked Video included

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The donation bins at Montana Rescue Mission's Bargain Center on 24th Street in Billings were ransacked over the weekend. Photos of the ransacking can be seen on the Montana Rescue Mission's Facebook page.

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Priests at Trump Rally

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GREAT FALLS- The four priests from the Great Falls-Billings Diocese have been trending on social media since President Trump’s visit to the Electric City. Claims were made when the men were seen smiling and laughing as President Trump made controversial remarks.  

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First trial over Roundup weed killer cancer claim underway

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Lawyers for a school groundskeeper dying of cancer have asked a San Francisco jury to find that agribusiness giant Monsanto's widely used weed killer Roundup likely caused his disease.

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Phase Two of East Helena Viaduct Construction starts

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Phase two of the East Helena Viaduct construction project began on Monday.   Our Bliss Zechman is at the site where officials told her this newest leg of the project is just one step in improving safety on what is known as a dangerous stretch of highway in the area.   The area is prone to speeding and wrecks. The Montana Department of Transportation is hoping this project will help fix some of those problems. MDT’s plan includes several installation and repair pro... More>>

Texas girl electrocuted reaching behind dryer for kittens

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Authorities in East Texas are investigating the death of a 10-year-old girl who was apparently electrocuted as she was reaching behind a clothes dryer to retrieve her kittens.

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New University of Wyoming slogan draws criticism

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Some are raising objections to a planned marketing campaign for the University of Wyoming, calling the slogan sexist, racist and counterproductive to the university's recruiting goals.

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Work begins to rebuild Glacier chalet burned in fire

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Glacier National Park officials say work has begun to reconstruct a backcountry dormitory that burned in a fire last year.

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Sasquatch warnings posted in Northwest Montana

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MISSOULA -  "SASQUATCH WARNING: Due to the increasing flows in the Yaak River, sasquatches are coming down from the high country to feed on fish and vegetation at the river's edge."

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Wyoming wildfire burns more than 10,000 acres and is growing

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A wildfire is currently burning in Wyoming on the Big Horn/Washakie County line. According to the Big Horn County Sheriff's office, lightning sparked the fire Sunday night.

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Oregon fugitive charged for burying baby alive near Missoula

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MISSOULA - A man charged with leaving a baby buried in the woods near Lolo Hot Springs also faces several charges in Oregon.

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Billings student shares her experience performing at Carnegie Hall

Kassidy Casterline was one of a hundred kids from across the world invited to play violin in the Middle School Honors Performance Series at Carnegie Hall. As the only student from Montana selected for the series, Kassidy represented the Treasure State well.

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Name released of Bozeman man who died on Jefferson River

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BOZEMAN - Rescuers say despite calm waters, a kayak accident led to the death of a 72-year-old Bozeman man on the Jefferson River. 

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Teen killed in weekend ATV crash

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A 14-year old Texas teen was killed in a weekend ATV crash in Park County, Wyoming. 

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Montana Hall remodeling to improve access for people with disabilities

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Now, MSU is improving one of its most historic building, Montana Hall, to make it accessible for people with disabilities.

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Billings man ejected from car during early morning rollover

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Billings Police are investigating a rollover crash on King Ave East and South Billings Boulevard. Police say the driver drove into the median and crashed into rocks and a power pole. 

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Vandals spray-paint a family dog in Helena

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One dog in Helena was left traumatized after criminals spray-painted the pup from nose to tail. Our Bliss Zechman explains how the lab and his family are turning this horrible situation into a positive one for other pups. 

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President Trump's rally results in priest controversy

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GREAT FALLS- The aftermath of President Trump's rally on July 5 created a stir on social media about four Catholic priests who attended the rally and sat near the front row.

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Sheriff's deputies find baby buried alive near Lolo Hot Springs

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The Missoula County Sheriff's Office says one man is now facing criminal charges after a baby was rescued from being buried alive in the mountains.  Around 8 pm on Saturday, July 7th, 911 received a call that a man was acting strangely in the Lolo Hot Springs area. 

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Police: Woman thought demons were chasing her, drove into oncoming traffic

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A press release from the Park County Sheriff's Office states on Saturday, July 7th around 11 am, a distraught woman called 911 because she believed people were following her and trying to kill her. 

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As Montana heats up..could your car be a death trap? Video included

Hot cars can be dangerous and sometimes even deadly especially in the summer months when the weather continually rises. 

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Teen Jobs Going Downhill Video included

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We all remember our first summer job growing up, whether it was life guarding at the city pool or a cashier at the local market. However, teens in today's society aren’t too interested in making a little extra cash. According to a new report by the Pew Research Center, summer jobs occupied by teens has actually decreased since the year 2000.  At the beginning of the century, roughly 8 million teens worked a summer job. That number has dwindled down to app... More>>

The Latest: Australia minister praises doctor assessing kids

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A Thai governor says the operation to bring out 12 schoolboys and their soccer coach from deep inside a cave where they have been trapped for two weeks has begun. More>>

Man faces charges of criminal endangerment after burying baby alive Video included

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The baby had survived at least 9 hours in the woods alone, but is now listed in good condition at the hospital.

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40-year-old Idaho man identified in fatal accident

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Montana Highway Patrol has confirmed the victim in a fatal accident early Sunday morning is a 40-year-old Idaho man. According to MHP, the man was driving a Yamaha Sport motorcycle westbound on US Highway 2. He was wearing a helmet, and speed is suspected to be a factor. Troopers tell us the accident happened right on the state line in Lincoln County just before 3:00am.  

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Funding the Trail System Video included

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According to the Billings Area Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee, if the community wants trails to keep being built, a different source of funding or supplemental source of funding will have to be found. The city does not get federal grants from the federal government like it used too.

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Fire Department Prepares for Possible Wildfires Video included

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The month of June saw a good bit of rain, but July may be a different story. Temperatures in the Billings area have gotten up in the high 90s, which can be a cause for concern when it comes to wildfire season. In 2017, the Montana DNRC reported 277 fires in Yellowstone County.

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Death toll climbs to 76 as heavy rains hammer southern Japan

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Heavy rainfall is hammering southern Japan for the third day, prompting new disaster warnings on Kyushu and Shikoku islands as local media report the death toll has risen to 54 with 44 people missing. More>>

The "Mother of Relay For Life" has died

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The American Cancer Society has announced that Pat Flynn, the "Mother of Relay For Life" has died. 

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More than 3,200 pounds of trash removed out of Helena National Forest

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More than a ton of trash has been dumped at the Helena National Forest just in the last couple of weeks. Our Bliss Zechman went to check out the damage and see what foresters are doing to help. Thanks to the National Forest Service’s cleanup efforts, most of this area out here is now pristine. However, just a few days ago, parts of this campground were a mess. Today several families are out camping at the national forest, enjoying the breeze and some wild boar.  But recen... More>>

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  • Into the Voyage: The Story Behind The Voyagers

    Into the Voyage: The Story Behind The Voyagers

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-07-16 05:04:29 GMT

    The voyagers haven't always been known as a the voyagers... in fact, not so long ago they were the White sox, just like ther major league affiliate back in chicago...  "A lot of people know there's a lot of history with the name of the ball club here in Great Falls whether you go back to when we were owned by a beer company we were the Great Falls Electrics, to the Giants, Dodgers, and White Sox, and eventually the team goes we want our own name. We love the White Sox but y...

    The voyagers haven't always been known as a the voyagers... in fact, not so long ago they were the White sox, just like ther major league affiliate back in chicago...  "A lot of people know there's a lot of history with the name of the ball club here in Great Falls whether you go back to when we were owned by a beer company we were the Great Falls Electrics, to the Giants, Dodgers, and White Sox, and eventually the team goes we want our own name. We love the White Sox but y...

  • Into the Voyage: The Story Behind The Voyagers

    Into the Voyage: The Story Behind The Voyagers

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-07-16 05:01:51 GMT
    The voyagers haven't always been known as a the voyagers... in fact, not so long ago they were the White sox, just like ther major league affiliate back in chicago...  "A lot of people know there's a lot of history with the name of the ball club here in Great Falls whether you go back to when we were owned by a beer company we were the Great Falls Electrics, to the Giants, Dodgers, and White Sox, and eventually the team goes we want our own name. We love the White Sox but y...
    The voyagers haven't always been known as a the voyagers... in fact, not so long ago they were the White sox, just like ther major league affiliate back in chicago...  "A lot of people know there's a lot of history with the name of the ball club here in Great Falls whether you go back to when we were owned by a beer company we were the Great Falls Electrics, to the Giants, Dodgers, and White Sox, and eventually the team goes we want our own name. We love the White Sox but y...
  • At the Finish Line with the Winners of the Missoula Marathon

    At the Finish Line with the Winners of the Missoula Marathon

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:54 PM EDT2018-07-16 03:54:26 GMT

    Around 6,000 runners participated in Missoula marathon this year and runners from all over finished their race in downtown missoula. Runners had great weather to work with early this morning. Perhaps the good weather helped Mark Messmer from Missoula and keely baker from great falls to win the full Missoula Marthon.  "All year one of my top goal's was to win the win this marathon. So it's like a dream come true," said Keely Baker of Great Falls. Baker was the firs...

    Around 6,000 runners participated in Missoula marathon this year and runners from all over finished their race in downtown missoula. Runners had great weather to work with early this morning. Perhaps the good weather helped Mark Messmer from Missoula and keely baker from great falls to win the full Missoula Marthon.  "All year one of my top goal's was to win the win this marathon. So it's like a dream come true," said Keely Baker of Great Falls. Baker was the firs...

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  • Former teacher may have probation revoked on sex offense charge

    Former teacher may have probation revoked on sex offense charge

    Saturday, July 14 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-07-14 23:19:58 GMT

    According to published reports, Converse County prosecutors allege Katie Marcus, who pleaded guilty in 2016 to a 2013 a sex crime, has repeatedly violated terms of her probation. 

    According to published reports, Converse County prosecutors allege Katie Marcus, who pleaded guilty in 2016 to a 2013 a sex crime, has repeatedly violated terms of her probation. 

  • Yellowstone construction worker knocked over by bison

    Yellowstone construction worker knocked over by bison

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    YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK - A bison attacked a construction worker in the park this week, according to park officials.

    YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK - A bison attacked a construction worker in the park this week, according to park officials.

  • Body Found in Billings Saturday

    Body Found in Billings Saturday

    Sunday, July 15 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-07-15 13:20:49 GMT

    According to Sergeant Tony Jensen on Saturday, at approximately 3:59 PM Billings Police and AMR responded to a report of a body that had been located in the bottom of a drainage near Bowman Drive.

    According to Sergeant Tony Jensen on Saturday, at approximately 3:59 PM Billings Police and AMR responded to a report of a body that had been located in the bottom of a drainage near Bowman Drive.

  • Drunk driver crashes going 100 MPH on I-15

    Drunk driver crashes going 100 MPH on I-15

    Sunday, July 15 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-07-15 23:44:32 GMT

    Alcohol is to blame for a single vehicle rollover crash on Highway 15 near Clancy Sunday afternoon. The female driver was sent to the hospital with minor injuries. According to Police, the driver was drunk at the time of the crash. Witnesses say the driver was traveling over 100 MPH and tried to light a cigarette causing her car to go over the median and rollover. Thankfully no one else was injured…Police say they do plan to file charges against the driver and want to remind ...

    Alcohol is to blame for a single vehicle rollover crash on Highway 15 near Clancy Sunday afternoon. The female driver was sent to the hospital with minor injuries. According to Police, the driver was drunk at the time of the crash. Witnesses say the driver was traveling over 100 MPH and tried to light a cigarette causing her car to go over the median and rollover. Thankfully no one else was injured…Police say they do plan to file charges against the driver and want to remind ...

  • Billings-Airport expansion update

    Billings-Airport expansion update

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:59 PM EDT2018-07-16 03:59:17 GMT
    The Billings City Council will hear an update on the Billings Logan International Airport expansion plan, Monday night. Airport officials are proposing an updated concourse, more gates and new technology for passengers and airlines. James Cooper has lived in Billings his whole life and says bringing modern technology to the airport like wifi could help keep flyers stay here that might have gone to other airports. "With the other updates they've done to Belgrade Bozeman airpo...
    The Billings City Council will hear an update on the Billings Logan International Airport expansion plan, Monday night. Airport officials are proposing an updated concourse, more gates and new technology for passengers and airlines. James Cooper has lived in Billings his whole life and says bringing modern technology to the airport like wifi could help keep flyers stay here that might have gone to other airports. "With the other updates they've done to Belgrade Bozeman airpo...
  • Video goes viral about Bozeman man's flag

    Video goes viral about Bozeman man's flag

    Friday, July 13 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-07-13 22:49:39 GMT

    A Bozeman man says he came home on Tuesday and found a note on his door asking him to take down his American flag. 

    A Bozeman man says he came home on Tuesday and found a note on his door asking him to take down his American flag. 

  • Terminally ill 5-year-old writes own obituary, signs off with 'See ya later, suckas'

    Terminally ill 5-year-old writes own obituary, signs off with 'See ya later, suckas'

    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-07-14 04:32:15 GMT

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A unique memorial service set for 5-year-old Garrett Matthias of central Iowa is matched only by the one-of-a-kind obituary the preschooler had a hand in authoring and that is now garnering national attention. Garrett, of Van Meter, Iowa, died July 6 of a rare cancer that attacked his temporal bone and cranial nerve.

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A unique memorial service set for 5-year-old Garrett Matthias of central Iowa is matched only by the one-of-a-kind obituary the preschooler had a hand in authoring and that is now garnering national attention. Garrett, of Van Meter, Iowa, died July 6 of a rare cancer that attacked his temporal bone and cranial nerve.

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