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  • Drifting snow, icy conditions shut down Highway 89

    Drifting snow, icy conditions shut down Highway 89

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:54 PM EST2018-02-24 04:54:38 GMT

    The Montana Department of Transportation is reported closures on Highway 89 from Fairfield to Browning.  There are also several reports of blowing snow and reduced visibility in and around Great Falls, as well as most of Central Montana.  The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch, set to expire Monday.  See up to date conditions here. 

    The Montana Department of Transportation is reported closures on Highway 89 from Fairfield to Browning.  There are also several reports of blowing snow and reduced visibility in and around Great Falls, as well as most of Central Montana.  The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch, set to expire Monday.  See up to date conditions here. 

  • "I'm infuriated she's dead over a bag of weed"; woman sentenced in murder

    "I'm infuriated she's dead over a bag of weed"; woman sentenced in murder

    The teen found guilty of killing Megan Meriwether last September was sentenced Tuesday in Cascade County Court. 

    The teen found guilty of killing Megan Meriwether last September was sentenced Tuesday in Cascade County Court. 

  • "Middle of Nowhere" found in Montana

    "Middle of Nowhere" found in Montana

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:39 PM EST2018-02-20 18:39:49 GMT

    A new analysis has determined where the "middle of nowhere" is in the United States: and it's in northeastern Montana. 

    A new analysis has determined where the "middle of nowhere" is in the United States: and it's in northeastern Montana. 

  • Man leads police on two car chases in one month

    Man leads police on two car chases in one month

    Friday, February 23 2018 4:29 PM EST2018-02-23 21:29:24 GMT

    One man is accused of leading police on a car chase on two separate occasions just in the last month. 

    One man is accused of leading police on a car chase on two separate occasions just in the last month. 

  • Snowmobiler found dead near Cooke City

    Snowmobiler found dead near Cooke City

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:56 PM EST2018-02-23 17:56:53 GMT

    A snowmobiler was found dead near Cooke City Thursday.

    A snowmobiler was found dead near Cooke City Thursday.

  • Helena deputies know what to do in active shooter cases

    Helena deputies know what to do in active shooter cases

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:44 PM EST2018-02-24 01:44:13 GMT

    Officials are now reporting that the school resource officer ,also known as an SRO, At Majory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland,  Florida waited outside the building as the shooting unfolded. Officials in Helena said that would never happen on their watch. Lewis and Clark county Sheriff Leo Dutton assures me that all of his officers, including SROs, are well trained in active shooter scenarios. "If we get there and you're alone, times have changed, you may have to g...

    Officials are now reporting that the school resource officer ,also known as an SRO, At Majory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland,  Florida waited outside the building as the shooting unfolded. Officials in Helena said that would never happen on their watch. Lewis and Clark county Sheriff Leo Dutton assures me that all of his officers, including SROs, are well trained in active shooter scenarios. "If we get there and you're alone, times have changed, you may have to g...

  • Little cowboy's big battle, and what the community is doing to help

    Little cowboy's big battle, and what the community is doing to help

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:20 AM EST2018-02-23 05:20:23 GMT

    Wacee Simenson, known as the little cowboy is the youngest in the family of four and was diagnosed with T-cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma just over a week ago with a mass the size of a football in his chest. He was flown to Kalispell for treatment but when they didn’t have the adequate equipment for his care. The little cowboy was flown to Denver where he still is today. Wacee's father is well known in the Chinook sports community as a basketball referee, so the community is now s...

    Wacee Simenson, known as the little cowboy is the youngest in the family of four and was diagnosed with T-cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma just over a week ago with a mass the size of a football in his chest. He was flown to Kalispell for treatment but when they didn’t have the adequate equipment for his care. The little cowboy was flown to Denver where he still is today. Wacee's father is well known in the Chinook sports community as a basketball referee, so the community is now s...

  • Sheriff's office warns copycats about making false threats

    Sheriff's office warns copycats about making false threats

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:07 PM EST2018-02-24 01:07:37 GMT
    "Human life and these type of tragedies is not a joke," is how Cascade County Sheriff Bob Edwards feels about people making copycat threats to schools. He said because of the severity of this topic they take every threat as if its a real one. Sheriff Edwards said, "some may not be valid some may be valid we going to consider them legitimate threats and we are not going to put up with it." it's considered a criminal offense called intimidation, and in layman's ter...
    "Human life and these type of tragedies is not a joke," is how Cascade County Sheriff Bob Edwards feels about people making copycat threats to schools. He said because of the severity of this topic they take every threat as if its a real one. Sheriff Edwards said, "some may not be valid some may be valid we going to consider them legitimate threats and we are not going to put up with it." it's considered a criminal offense called intimidation, and in layman's ter...
  • Feeding those snowed in

    Feeding those snowed in

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:40 PM EST2018-02-22 01:40:36 GMT

    As we reported Tuesday, in rural areas members of the Blackfeet Nation, are in dire straights. Efforts to get to people who are snowed in  are being attacked as the wind is blowing snow over freshly plowed roads. 

    As we reported Tuesday, in rural areas members of the Blackfeet Nation, are in dire straights. Efforts to get to people who are snowed in  are being attacked as the wind is blowing snow over freshly plowed roads. 

  • Woman searching for brother last seen near Livingston

    Woman searching for brother last seen near Livingston

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:53 AM EST2018-02-23 16:53:44 GMT

    A woman is searching for her brother, who was last seen near Livingston.

    A woman is searching for her brother, who was last seen near Livingston.

  • 1st Female Raven for Air Force Global Strike Command

    1st Female Raven for Air Force Global Strike Command

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:47 PM EST2018-02-24 01:47:50 GMT
    Malmstrom Air Force Base brings home yet another milestone to the Electric City. Senior Airman Jessica Ortiz-Villa of the 341-st Security Forces Support Squadron is the first female Phoenix Raven for the Air Force Global Strike Command. Being a Raven entails going into high threat area in order to protect military assets, including personnel. "definitely the hardest thing I've done in my career" is how Senior Airmen Jessica Ortiz-Villa explained her training on becoming the...
    Malmstrom Air Force Base brings home yet another milestone to the Electric City. Senior Airman Jessica Ortiz-Villa of the 341-st Security Forces Support Squadron is the first female Phoenix Raven for the Air Force Global Strike Command. Being a Raven entails going into high threat area in order to protect military assets, including personnel. "definitely the hardest thing I've done in my career" is how Senior Airmen Jessica Ortiz-Villa explained her training on becoming the...
  • Campus 'All Clear' after morning bomb threat

    Campus 'All Clear' after morning bomb threat

    Campus has been cleared by the Dillon City Police of the bomb threat received this morning. All classes and events will remain canceled for today.

    Campus has been cleared by the Dillon City Police of the bomb threat received this morning. All classes and events will remain canceled for today.

  • Tori Bender

    Tori Bender

    Tori Bender recently graduated from the University of California, in Santa Barbara with a Bachelor's Degree in Communication. The day she graduated she packed her bags and made her way to Montana to start
    Tori Bender recently graduated from the University of California, in Santa Barbara with a Bachelor's Degree in Communication. The day she graduated she packed her bags and made her way to Montana to start her news career as our evening anchor.
  • Attorney General Fox aims to stop opioid marketing

    Attorney General Fox aims to stop opioid marketing

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:06 PM EST2018-02-22 02:06:54 GMT

    Attorney General Tim Fox has sent out his latest effort in combating substance abuse issues in Montana, this time attacking the way makers of opioid can market to their drug.. In December of 20-17, the AG’s office filed a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma, the makers of Oxycontin. Yesterday, they went a step further and filed a motion for an injunction that would require Purdue to adhere to several limitations, Most notably to stop its opioid marketing campaigns in Montana and beg...

    Attorney General Tim Fox has sent out his latest effort in combating substance abuse issues in Montana, this time attacking the way makers of opioid can market to their drug.. In December of 20-17, the AG’s office filed a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma, the makers of Oxycontin. Yesterday, they went a step further and filed a motion for an injunction that would require Purdue to adhere to several limitations, Most notably to stop its opioid marketing campaigns in Montana and beg...

  • School threats scare parents

    School threats scare parents

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:38 PM EST2018-02-24 01:38:40 GMT

    There have been nine school shooting scares, some credible and some not, in Montana since last week's massacre in Florida. Now some parents say they're scared to even send their kids to school fearing they won't return. The Office of Public Instruction is looking at implementing new safety laws and regulations. “I do believe that how you enter a school and how you exit a school regardless of what conditions that is something schools must have. So there needs to be a protocol ...

    There have been nine school shooting scares, some credible and some not, in Montana since last week's massacre in Florida. Now some parents say they're scared to even send their kids to school fearing they won't return. The Office of Public Instruction is looking at implementing new safety laws and regulations. “I do believe that how you enter a school and how you exit a school regardless of what conditions that is something schools must have. So there needs to be a protocol ...

  • MSU announces first concert at Bobcat Stadium since 1981

    MSU announces first concert at Bobcat Stadium since 1981

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:23 PM EST2018-02-21 18:23:45 GMT

    A Grammy-award winning band will be the first group to play a concert at Bobcat Stadium in 37 years. According to an MSU release, Imagine Dragons is scheduled to headline at the stadium this summer.

    A Grammy-award winning band will be the first group to play a concert at Bobcat Stadium in 37 years. According to an MSU release, Imagine Dragons is scheduled to headline at the stadium this summer.

  • Vaping device that looks like a thumb drive popular with teens

    Vaping device that looks like a thumb drive popular with teens

    Friday, February 23 2018 2:29 PM EST2018-02-23 19:29:08 GMT

    There's a new and potentially dangerous trend spreading across parts of Montana. It's a type of vaping called "juuling," and it's done with a tool that looks like a thumb drive.

    There's a new and potentially dangerous trend spreading across parts of Montana. It's a type of vaping called "juuling," and it's done with a tool that looks like a thumb drive.

  • Montana community buried under epic snowstorm

    Montana community buried under epic snowstorm

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:26 PM EST2018-02-22 23:26:39 GMT

    Road closures and brutal winter weather closed off an entire Montana community last week. Residents of Browning and surrounding areas provided us with pictures of the epic snow drifts and buried cars - and even a couple of playful dogs who took advantage of the snow to climb up on a roof.

    Road closures and brutal winter weather closed off an entire Montana community last week. Residents of Browning and surrounding areas provided us with pictures of the epic snow drifts and buried cars - and even a couple of playful dogs who took advantage of the snow to climb up on a roof.

  • Change of address for sex offender

    Change of address for sex offender

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:52 PM EST2018-02-21 01:52:34 GMT
    Here's is the change of address for Robert Gould who is a Tier III Sex Offender:
    Here's is the change of address for Robert Gould who is a Tier III Sex Offender:
  • Seafood in Billings

    Seafood in Billings

    Friday, February 23 2018 2:23 PM EST2018-02-23 19:23:34 GMT
    Seafood might not be what you think of when you think Montana.. But some are working to change that. There's a way to get seafood shipped from the Pacific Northwest to Billings and learn how to prepare it. Wild caught Dungeness crab from Washington and sockeye salmon, and shrimp can now be delivered to your door in Billings.  In the near future "Billings Seafood Guys" will expand it throughout Montana. They're also showing you how to prepare it for your family. "...
    Seafood might not be what you think of when you think Montana.. But some are working to change that. There's a way to get seafood shipped from the Pacific Northwest to Billings and learn how to prepare it. Wild caught Dungeness crab from Washington and sockeye salmon, and shrimp can now be delivered to your door in Billings.  In the near future "Billings Seafood Guys" will expand it throughout Montana. They're also showing you how to prepare it for your family. "...