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UPDATE: Montana Raceway Track is here to stay

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The future of Montana Raceway Park has been in question, but we spoke with the General Manager of Thornton Motorsports LLC Giles Thornton who says the tracks are here to stay.

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Future of Montana Raceway unknown

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On May 10th the Flathead Planning Board met to make a recommendation to the Flathead County Commissioners to move forward with an application to replace the Montana Raceway Park.

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CONGRATULATIONS: Glacier High School wins $10,000

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Glacier High School just won $10,000 in cash for the “Most Memorable Graduation” from Varsity Brand Spirit Awards.

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Deputy Moore's death brings up painful past for the Flathead Video included

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The sudden death of Deputy Mason Moore of Broadwater County brings up a painful past for the Flathead Valley.

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Griz softball wins Big Sky championship

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In just their third ever season as a program, the Montana Grizzly softball team is champions of the Big Sky Conference. Behind a great pitching performance by freshman Michaela Hood and the timely hitting, the Griz beat Weber State 9-4 in the championship game, extracting revenge on the team that beat them in the last regular season game to take the regular season crown.

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Time for reflection on graduation day at the University of Montana

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Saturday May 13th the University of Montana held their 120th graduating ceremony.

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Bomb threat in Billings temporarily closes Walmart

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Responding officers were informed by dispatch that the threat occurred over the phone and Walmart management was evacuating the store. 

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Shelter to host fundraising concert

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On Monday May 22nd, a fundraiser featuring Violin virtuoso Wai Mizutani, will be held to raise money for Peggy’s House. 

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Driver killed in 2 vehicle crash identified

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34 year old April Elizabeth Barrows from Kalispell has been identified as the woman killed in a two vehicle crash that took place near the Gold Country Casino on Thursday May 11th around 8:30 PM.

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FVCC has special graduation

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President Jane Karas tells us, this graduation is special. It's the first graduation in 49 years to be on Flathead Valley College's campus.

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Special grid system was used to locate Madeline Connelly

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Rob Davies with the Hungry Horse Forest Service tells us his crews were second on scene when Glacier National Park Trail Crew found Maddie.

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Finally rescued, what's next for Madeline Connelly?

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Her uncle Michael from Chicago tells us she's going to take some time to rest.

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Missing woman Madeline Connelly is finally reunited with her parents

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The entire country has been looking for 23 year old Madeline Connelly from Arizona.  And now she is finally going home.

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  • Gallatin County Sheriff: Gianforte cited for assault, will appear in court by June 7th

    Gallatin County Sheriff: Gianforte cited for assault, will appear in court by June 7th

    Thursday, May 25 2017 12:54 AM EDT2017-05-25 04:54:31 GMT

    The Gallatin County Sheriffs Office is currently investigating allegations of an assault involving Greg Gianforte.

    The Gallatin County Sheriffs Office is currently investigating allegations of an assault involving Greg Gianforte.

  • Police scanner traffic of Gianforte altercation

    Police scanner traffic of Gianforte altercation

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:53 PM EDT2017-05-25 03:53:23 GMT
    What exactly happened at Greg Gianforte's campaign headquarters depends on who you ask. Ben Jacobs alleges that the congressional candidate attacked him. Gianforte's campaign places the blame on the reporter.  If this does go to court one piece of evidence that will likely be entered is the police scanner traffic immediately following the incident.
    What exactly happened at Greg Gianforte's campaign headquarters depends on who you ask. Ben Jacobs alleges that the congressional candidate attacked him. Gianforte's campaign places the blame on the reporter.  If this does go to court one piece of evidence that will likely be entered is the police scanner traffic immediately following the incident.
  • Buzzfeed reporter recounts alleged Gianforte altercation

    Buzzfeed reporter recounts alleged Gianforte altercation

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-05-25 03:48:51 GMT

    Alexis Levinson from Buzzfeed recounted the incident between congressional candidate Greg Gianforte and reporter Ben Jacobs Wednesday evening. Levinson said that the body slam came out of nowhere.

    Alexis Levinson from Buzzfeed recounted the incident between congressional candidate Greg Gianforte and reporter Ben Jacobs Wednesday evening. Levinson said that the body slam came out of nowhere.

  • Frenchtown claims Missoula County Quiz Bowl trophy

    Frenchtown claims Missoula County Quiz Bowl trophy

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:35 PM EDT2017-05-25 03:35:06 GMT

    Middle schoolers in gathered at the University of Montana Wednesday morning to test their knowledge in the Missoula County Quiz Bowl.   The eleven schools in Missoula County battled it out for school pride and a beautiful trophy.

    Middle schoolers in gathered at the University of Montana Wednesday morning to test their knowledge in the Missoula County Quiz Bowl.   The eleven schools in Missoula County battled it out for school pride and a beautiful trophy.

  • Reporter alleges that Gianforte assaulted him, Fox News reporter corroborates story

    Reporter alleges that Gianforte assaulted him, Fox News reporter corroborates story

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:11 PM EDT2017-05-25 03:11:04 GMT

    Ben Jacobs, a reporter for The Guardian is making waves after alleging that congressional candidate Greg Gianforte body slammed him and broke his glasses in Bozeman.

    Ben Jacobs, a reporter for The Guardian is making waves after alleging that congressional candidate Greg Gianforte body slammed him and broke his glasses in Bozeman.

  • New developments in Anaconda man allegedly stabbing his grandmother

    New developments in Anaconda man allegedly stabbing his grandmother

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 10:29 PM EDT2017-05-25 02:29:17 GMT

    The story continues to develop about 21-year-old Tyler Smith who faces charges for stabbing his grandmother.

    The story continues to develop about 21-year-old Tyler Smith who faces charges for stabbing his grandmother.

  • 9th Annual Mariah's Challenge Scholarship

    9th Annual Mariah's Challenge Scholarship

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 8:52 PM EDT2017-05-25 00:52:44 GMT

    People assembled in the Butte-Silver Bow region for the 9th Annual Mariah's Challenge Scholarship presentation, which was presented at Montana Tech.

    People assembled in the Butte-Silver Bow region for the 9th Annual Mariah's Challenge Scholarship presentation, which was presented at Montana Tech.

  • Counties throughout the state are seeing budget deficits due to the special election

    Counties throughout the state are seeing budget deficits due to the special election

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 6:49 PM EDT2017-05-24 22:49:29 GMT

    With one day away from the Special Election, the clock is ticking for the Gallatin County elections office as they prepare for the election.

    With one day away from the Special Election, the clock is ticking for the Gallatin County elections office as they prepare for the election.

  • Montana heads to polls amid glare of national attention

    Montana heads to polls amid glare of national attention

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-05-24 21:50:51 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana voters are heading to the polls Thursday to decide a nationally watched congressional election amid uncertainty in Washington over President Donald Trump's agenda and his handling of the country's affairs.

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana voters are heading to the polls Thursday to decide a nationally watched congressional election amid uncertainty in Washington over President Donald Trump's agenda and his handling of the country's affairs.

  • Monday's shooting result of attempted suicide

    Monday's shooting result of attempted suicide

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 5:47 PM EDT2017-05-24 21:47:05 GMT

    Ravalli County Sheriff Steve Holton released that 29-year-old Jacob Paul Nicklawsky was determined to have suffered brain death due to a gunshot injury of the head.  Physicians at St. Patrick's Hospital pronounced the death Monday afternoon.

    Ravalli County Sheriff Steve Holton released that 29-year-old Jacob Paul Nicklawsky was determined to have suffered brain death due to a gunshot injury of the head.  Physicians at St. Patrick's Hospital pronounced the death Monday afternoon.

  • President proposing $800 billion cut to Medicaid

    President proposing $800 billion cut to Medicaid

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-05-24 21:24:28 GMT

    According to the Montana Commission of Securities and Insurance nearly 193,000 Montanans are enrolled in Medicaid. President Donald Trump's budget proposals calls for an $800 billion cut to the program nationally. 

    According to the Montana Commission of Securities and Insurance nearly 193,000 Montanans are enrolled in Medicaid. President Donald Trump's budget proposals calls for an $800 billion cut to the program nationally. 

  • Family surprises law enforcement by picking up their tab

    Family surprises law enforcement by picking up their tab

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 5:18 PM EDT2017-05-24 21:18:12 GMT

    The Rosebud County Sheriff's Office was surprised by an act of kindness when their restaurant bill was returned already paid. Sheriff Allen Fulton took to Facebook to thank Oasis, the restaurant, for the gesture and thoughtful note.  

    The Rosebud County Sheriff's Office was surprised by an act of kindness when their restaurant bill was returned already paid. Sheriff Allen Fulton took to Facebook to thank Oasis, the restaurant, for the gesture and thoughtful note.  

  • Hometown Proud: locals saved the Bigfork Whitewater Kayak Festival

    Hometown Proud: locals saved the Bigfork Whitewater Kayak Festival

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 5:00 PM EDT2017-05-24 21:00:39 GMT

    The 42nd annual Bigfork Whitewater Kayak Festival is right around the corner.

    The 42nd annual Bigfork Whitewater Kayak Festival is right around the corner.

  • Jodi Moore speak about her husband's memory

    Jodi Moore speak about her husband's memory

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-05-24 20:06:35 GMT

    Just a week after Broadwater Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore was killed in the line of duty, his wife Jodi Moore speaks about her husband's memory and impact. 

    Just a week after Broadwater Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore was killed in the line of duty, his wife Jodi Moore speaks about her husband's memory and impact. 

  • Trump team eyes public asset sales to pay for infrastructure

    Trump team eyes public asset sales to pay for infrastructure

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 1:34 PM EDT2017-05-24 17:34:49 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's advisers are drafting plans to sell some public assets, such as airports, to help pay for a $1 trillion overhaul of the nation's aging infrastructure.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's advisers are drafting plans to sell some public assets, such as airports, to help pay for a $1 trillion overhaul of the nation's aging infrastructure.

  • How much is your vote worth?

    How much is your vote worth?

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 1:32 PM EDT2017-05-24 17:32:36 GMT
    The race between republican Greg Gianforte and democrat Rob Quist has been dubbed "the millionaire versus the musician." You've undoubtedly seen the ads or received the mailers, but on Thursday that all ends.  There's a pretty high price tag attached to this election, especially in a race for a congressional seat. Over $12 million total has poured in.  The candidates submitted final campaign-finance reports on May 5th. Gianforte listed $3.4 million in t...
    The race between republican Greg Gianforte and democrat Rob Quist has been dubbed "the millionaire versus the musician." You've undoubtedly seen the ads or received the mailers, but on Thursday that all ends.  There's a pretty high price tag attached to this election, especially in a race for a congressional seat. Over $12 million total has poured in.  The candidates submitted final campaign-finance reports on May 5th. Gianforte listed $3.4 million in t...
  • Consultant charged in scheme to trade US secrets for profit

    Consultant charged in scheme to trade US secrets for profit

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 1:26 PM EDT2017-05-24 17:26:34 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) - A Washington consultant is among five people charged in a scheme to convert government secrets into hedge fund profits.

    NEW YORK (AP) - A Washington consultant is among five people charged in a scheme to convert government secrets into hedge fund profits.

  • Wildfire forces evacuations at Washington state tourism spot

    Wildfire forces evacuations at Washington state tourism spot

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-05-24 17:08:40 GMT

    LEAVENWORTH, Wash. (AP) - Officials say a wildfire has prompted evacuation orders for 168 homes and cabins at a popular Washington state and hiking and skiing destination.

    LEAVENWORTH, Wash. (AP) - Officials say a wildfire has prompted evacuation orders for 168 homes and cabins at a popular Washington state and hiking and skiing destination.

  • Police: gunman said neo-Nazi roommates were planning terror

    Police: gunman said neo-Nazi roommates were planning terror

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 12:59 PM EDT2017-05-24 16:59:49 GMT

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man told police he fatally shot his neo-Nazi roommates because he wanted to prevent a planned act of domestic terrorism.

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man told police he fatally shot his neo-Nazi roommates because he wanted to prevent a planned act of domestic terrorism.

  • Alcohol, drugs suspected in Bozeman fatal crash

    Alcohol, drugs suspected in Bozeman fatal crash

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 12:36 PM EDT2017-05-24 16:36:26 GMT

    Alcohol, drugs and speed are suspected in a Bozeman fatal on May 21.  The vehicle was traveling southbound on Story Mill Road when it went off the right shoulder and over corrected into the opposite lane of travel. 

    Alcohol, drugs and speed are suspected in a Bozeman fatal on May 21.  The vehicle was traveling southbound on Story Mill Road when it went off the right shoulder and over corrected into the opposite lane of travel. 

  • Purdue defends budget's food stamp cuts to angry Democrats

    Purdue defends budget's food stamp cuts to angry Democrats

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-05-24 16:05:31 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's budget (all times local): Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is defending the Trump administration's proposal to cut $191 billion from food stamps over the next 10 years.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's budget (all times local): Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is defending the Trump administration's proposal to cut $191 billion from food stamps over the next 10 years.

  • Montana joins $18.5M settlement with Target over data breach

    Montana joins $18.5M settlement with Target over data breach

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 8:49 AM EDT2017-05-24 12:49:05 GMT

    Attorney General Tim Fox today announced that Montana has joined with 46 other states and the District of Columbia in an $18.5 million settlement with the Target Corporation to resolve the states' investigation into the retail company's 2013 data breach.

    Attorney General Tim Fox today announced that Montana has joined with 46 other states and the District of Columbia in an $18.5 million settlement with the Target Corporation to resolve the states' investigation into the retail company's 2013 data breach.

  • Exclusive: 'Out of the Woods' the Madeline Connelly story

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 8:36 AM EDT2017-05-24 12:36:02 GMT

    It’s a story of survival and indomitable spirit. A Chicago woman visiting family in Montana captivated the nation for nearly a week as she was lost in the woods -- then-- miraculously-- found alive and well with her dog, Mogie. 

    It’s a story of survival and indomitable spirit. A Chicago woman visiting family in Montana captivated the nation for nearly a week as she was lost in the woods -- then-- miraculously-- found alive and well with her dog, Mogie. 

  • Man facing charges for alleged stabbing murder of grandmother

    Man facing charges for alleged stabbing murder of grandmother

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 10:04 PM EDT2017-05-24 02:04:53 GMT

    21-year-old Tyler Smith is facing a charge for deliberate homicide after allegedly stabbing his grandmother to death. Officers received a call from the victim's house, 64-year-old Vicki Smith. A client was getting their hair done when she/he called to report an altercation.  

    21-year-old Tyler Smith is facing a charge for deliberate homicide after allegedly stabbing his grandmother to death. Officers received a call from the victim's house, 64-year-old Vicki Smith. A client was getting their hair done when she/he called to report an altercation.  

  • Butte-Silver Bow Fire Dept. participates in Operation Blue Light

    Butte-Silver Bow Fire Dept. participates in Operation Blue Light

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 9:53 PM EDT2017-05-24 01:53:19 GMT

    In the Mining City people are honoring Deputy Moore with whats called Operation Blue Light.

    In the Mining City people are honoring Deputy Moore with whats called Operation Blue Light.

  • BZN Yellowstone International Airport receives grant funding

    BZN Yellowstone International Airport receives grant funding

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 9:52 PM EDT2017-05-24 01:52:09 GMT

    The Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport is going to be seeing some changes.

    The Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport is going to be seeing some changes.

  • Body recovered of woman missing since March

    Body recovered of woman missing since March

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 7:20 PM EDT2017-05-23 23:20:12 GMT

    A fisherman contacted the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office to report finding a body in the Flathead River, approximately two miles upstream from the Sportsmans Bridge.

    A fisherman contacted the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office to report finding a body in the Flathead River, approximately two miles upstream from the Sportsmans Bridge.

  • Windy Wednesday predicted in Northwestern Montana

    Windy Wednesday predicted in Northwestern Montana

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 7:17 PM EDT2017-05-23 23:17:14 GMT

    Courtesy NOAA  Winds will start earlier than normal Wednesday morning, and by the afternoon, it will be exceptionally windy across Lemhi county. Wind gusts in the 30 & 40 mph range will be common, with some afternoon wind gusts in the 50 mph range possible, especially for the Continental Divide area and higher elevation valleys above 5000 ft+. Winds will quickly decrease in intensity after sunset. 

    Courtesy NOAA  Winds will start earlier than normal Wednesday morning, and by the afternoon, it will be exceptionally windy across Lemhi county. Wind gusts in the 30 & 40 mph range will be common, with some afternoon wind gusts in the 50 mph range possible, especially for the Continental Divide area and higher elevation valleys above 5000 ft+. Winds will quickly decrease in intensity after sunset. 

  • The Latest: Security plan could get tryout at London events

    The Latest: Security plan could get tryout at London events

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 7:07 PM EDT2017-05-23 23:07:45 GMT

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) - The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): Sports enthusiasts might see Britain's Operation Temperer in action on Saturday, when two major athletic events are scheduled to take place in London.

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) - The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): Sports enthusiasts might see Britain's Operation Temperer in action on Saturday, when two major athletic events are scheduled to take place in London.

  • Trump administration dropping nuclear waste burial test plan

    Trump administration dropping nuclear waste burial test plan

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 7:06 PM EDT2017-05-23 23:06:04 GMT

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Energy says it's abandoning a test to determine whether nuclear waste can be buried far underground. The agency said Tuesday that it doesn't intend to continue supporting the Deep Borehole Field Test because of changes in budget priorities.

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Energy says it's abandoning a test to determine whether nuclear waste can be buried far underground. The agency said Tuesday that it doesn't intend to continue supporting the Deep Borehole Field Test because of changes in budget priorities.

  • Hometown Proud Bigfork: Behind the scenes at a local jam shop

    Hometown Proud Bigfork: Behind the scenes at a local jam shop

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 7:04 PM EDT2017-05-23 23:04:40 GMT

    If you’ve ever been to Bigfork you’ll recognize the distinct purple door of Eva Gates Homemade Preserves.  For Gretchen Gates, this place is more than just a store that sells preserves. 

    If you’ve ever been to Bigfork you’ll recognize the distinct purple door of Eva Gates Homemade Preserves.  For Gretchen Gates, this place is more than just a store that sells preserves. 

  • Ravalli County man arrested for assaulting officers, high-speed car chase

    Ravalli County man arrested for assaulting officers, high-speed car chase

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 6:35 PM EDT2017-05-23 22:35:47 GMT

    Kale Bradley Bertelsen allegedly reached an “insane rate of speed” fleeing from and endangering the lives of multiple peace officers

    Kale Bradley Bertelsen allegedly reached an “insane rate of speed” fleeing from and endangering the lives of multiple peace officers

  • Senate panel approves Trump nominees for top Pentagon posts

    Senate panel approves Trump nominees for top Pentagon posts

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 5:51 PM EDT2017-05-23 21:51:22 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Help is on the way for Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. The Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday approved the nominations of six people selected by President Donald Trump for senior positions at the Pentagon.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Help is on the way for Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. The Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday approved the nominations of six people selected by President Donald Trump for senior positions at the Pentagon.

  • Boston museum doubles reward for stolen artwork to $10M

    Boston museum doubles reward for stolen artwork to $10M

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 5:47 PM EDT2017-05-23 21:47:06 GMT

    BOSTON (AP) - A Boston museum has doubled its reward to $10 million for information that leads to the return of 13 works of art stolen in 1990 in the largest art heist in U.S. history. 

    BOSTON (AP) - A Boston museum has doubled its reward to $10 million for information that leads to the return of 13 works of art stolen in 1990 in the largest art heist in U.S. history. 

  • Trump's food stamp proposal builds on previous GOP efforts

    Trump's food stamp proposal builds on previous GOP efforts

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 5:44 PM EDT2017-05-23 21:44:04 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's budget builds on more than two decades of Republican efforts to cut food stamps. With Republican majorities in the House and Senate, conservatives who have pushed for the cuts are hoping they can rein in the program's $70 billion cost.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's budget builds on more than two decades of Republican efforts to cut food stamps. With Republican majorities in the House and Senate, conservatives who have pushed for the cuts are hoping they can rein in the program's $70 billion cost.

  • Hometown Proud Bigfork: opening night at Bigfork Playhouse nears

    Hometown Proud Bigfork: opening night at Bigfork Playhouse nears

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-05-23 21:29:48 GMT

    May 22nd marks the first day of rehearsals for all those involved with the Bigfork Summer Playhouse.

    May 22nd marks the first day of rehearsals for all those involved with the Bigfork Summer Playhouse.

  • Scheduled power outage in Augusta

    Scheduled power outage in Augusta

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 4:30 PM EDT2017-05-23 20:30:49 GMT

    NorthWestern Energy has planned a short outage in the Augusta area on Wednesday, May 24 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

    NorthWestern Energy has planned a short outage in the Augusta area on Wednesday, May 24 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

  • Janitorial business scam alert

    Janitorial business scam alert

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 4:28 PM EDT2017-05-23 20:28:10 GMT

    A scam from a company claiming to operate out of Minneapolis is making its way across the nation and has even targeted a business in the Northwest. According to BBB reports, Waterford Management, a building management and janitorial services company, has already scammed multiple companies out of around $900,000 worth of supplies

    A scam from a company claiming to operate out of Minneapolis is making its way across the nation and has even targeted a business in the Northwest. According to BBB reports, Waterford Management, a building management and janitorial services company, has already scammed multiple companies out of around $900,000 worth of supplies

  • Montana US House race sparks record campaign spending

    Montana US House race sparks record campaign spending

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 4:19 PM EDT2017-05-23 20:19:08 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Campaign spending ahead of Thursday's special election to fill Montana's only U.S. House seat is already at record levels, with at least $17 million raised.

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Campaign spending ahead of Thursday's special election to fill Montana's only U.S. House seat is already at record levels, with at least $17 million raised.

  • The Latest: Brennan shared classified info about terrorism

    The Latest: Brennan shared classified info about terrorism

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 12:46 PM EDT2017-05-23 16:46:12 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - John Brennan says that when he was CIA director he shared classified information with Russia and other nations about threats related to terrorism.  ...

    WASHINGTON (AP) - John Brennan says that when he was CIA director he shared classified information with Russia and other nations about threats related to terrorism.  ...

  • NRCC: all signs point to milder 2017 wildfire season

    NRCC: all signs point to milder 2017 wildfire season

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 11:58 AM EDT2017-05-23 15:58:46 GMT
    Photo: Mike Daniels, Roaring Lion Fire 2016Photo: Mike Daniels, Roaring Lion Fire 2016

    Snowfall, moisture levels, and a lack of drought across Montana could lead to a lower-than average wildfire season in 2017

    Snowfall, moisture levels, and a lack of drought across Montana could lead to a lower-than average wildfire season in 2017

  • Enrollment, tuition increase, new president on UM's Summer agenda

    Enrollment, tuition increase, new president on UM's Summer agenda

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 11:56 AM EDT2017-05-23 15:56:10 GMT

    Summer may represent the end of school for a number of University of Montana students, but the staff is still working diligently on a number of concerns and issues

    Summer may represent the end of school for a number of University of Montana students, but the staff is still working diligently on a number of concerns and issues

  • Butte gets ready for Special Election

    Butte gets ready for Special Election

    Monday, May 22 2017 9:45 PM EDT2017-05-23 01:45:22 GMT

    Three days till the Special Election and counties around Montana are getting ready.

    Three days till the Special Election and counties around Montana are getting ready.

  • Community comes together to support first responders after Deputy's death

    Community comes together to support first responders after Deputy's death

    Monday, May 22 2017 9:20 PM EDT2017-05-23 01:20:02 GMT

    Gallatin County officers say they are feeling the effect of losing one of their own, but the community has really come together to support those who protect us on a daily basis.

    Gallatin County officers say they are feeling the effect of losing one of their own, but the community has really come together to support those who protect us on a daily basis.

  • Hellgate Rifle Club aims for more than perfect bullzeyes

    Monday, May 22 2017 8:38 PM EDT2017-05-23 00:38:56 GMT

    It’s a common sound that echoes throughout the Hellgate Rifle Club. But instead of aiming for cans, or trees, these shooters are aiming for something a lot harder to hit: the perfect 10.9 bullzeye. 

    It’s a common sound that echoes throughout the Hellgate Rifle Club. But instead of aiming for cans, or trees, these shooters are aiming for something a lot harder to hit: the perfect 10.9 bullzeye. 

  • UK police: 'a number of fatalities' at Grande concert

    UK police: 'a number of fatalities' at Grande concert

    Monday, May 22 2017 7:25 PM EDT2017-05-22 23:25:49 GMT

    LONDON (AP) - Police says there are "a number of fatalities" after reports of an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England.      Police advised the public to avoid the area around the Manchester Arena Monday night. 

    LONDON (AP) - Police says there are "a number of fatalities" after reports of an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England.      Police advised the public to avoid the area around the Manchester Arena Monday night. 

  • Shots fired in Missoula; 3 in custody, 1 injured

    Shots fired in Missoula; 3 in custody, 1 injured

    Monday, May 22 2017 7:10 PM EDT2017-05-22 23:10:28 GMT

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - Law enforcement officers are investigating a shooting in Missoula that sent one person to the hospital. Missoula County Undersheriff Rick Maricelli says three people are in custody after a shooting that happened inside a vehicle on Monday morning.

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - Law enforcement officers are investigating a shooting in Missoula that sent one person to the hospital. Missoula County Undersheriff Rick Maricelli says three people are in custody after a shooting that happened inside a vehicle on Monday morning.

  • APNewsBreak: 2 more leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline

    APNewsBreak: 2 more leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline

    Monday, May 22 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-05-22 21:42:36 GMT

    APNewsBreak: 2 more leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline

    APNewsBreak: 2 more leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline

  • Details: ABC FOX Montana to LIVE stream memorial of Deputy Mason Moore

    Details: ABC FOX Montana to LIVE stream memorial of Deputy Mason Moore

    Monday, May 22 2017 4:01 PM EDT2017-05-22 20:01:42 GMT

    ABC FOX Montana as well as our partners in Billings at KULR and Great Falls with KFBB will be LIVE streaming the Memorial of Deputy Mason Moore on our SWX channel. 

    ABC FOX Montana as well as our partners in Billings at KULR and Great Falls with KFBB will be LIVE streaming the Memorial of Deputy Mason Moore on our SWX channel. 

  • Shots fired on Broadway in Missoula

    Shots fired on Broadway in Missoula

    Monday, May 22 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-05-22 19:53:49 GMT

    Missoula Police confirm shots are fired at on West Broadway Monday morning. 

    Missoula Police confirm shots are fired at on West Broadway Monday morning. 

  • St. Ignatius man arrested after hit-and-run death

    St. Ignatius man arrested after hit-and-run death

    Monday, May 22 2017 1:42 PM EDT2017-05-22 17:42:11 GMT

    POLSON, Mont. (AP) - A 47-year-old St. Ignatius man has been arrested after a bicyclist suffered fatal injuries in a hit-and-run crash on a rural road southeast of St. Ignatius.

    POLSON, Mont. (AP) - A 47-year-old St. Ignatius man has been arrested after a bicyclist suffered fatal injuries in a hit-and-run crash on a rural road southeast of St. Ignatius.

  • Missoula first stop during Quist's weekend rallies

    Missoula first stop during Quist's weekend rallies

    Saturday, May 20 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-05-20 21:20:10 GMT

    From maroon and silver to blue, roughly 2,500 people gathered for Rob Quist's Missoula rally. Vermont Senator and former Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders was Quist's speaker today at UM's Adams Center for Democratic Congressional candidate Rob Quist.

    From maroon and silver to blue, roughly 2,500 people gathered for Rob Quist's Missoula rally. Vermont Senator and former Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders was Quist's speaker today at UM's Adams Center for Democratic Congressional candidate Rob Quist.

  • Suspects in Montana deputy death discussed 'suicide mission'

    Suspects in Montana deputy death discussed 'suicide mission'

    Saturday, May 20 2017 3:54 PM EDT2017-05-20 19:54:42 GMT

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - An investigation indicates the father-son duo suspected of killing a southwestern Montana sheriff's deputy first shot at the deputy as he pursued them and then turned around and fired more shots.

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - An investigation indicates the father-son duo suspected of killing a southwestern Montana sheriff's deputy first shot at the deputy as he pursued them and then turned around and fired more shots.

  • Sanders: Quist will change status quo in D.C.

    Sanders: Quist will change status quo in D.C.

    Saturday, May 20 2017 3:03 PM EDT2017-05-20 19:03:35 GMT

    Congressional candidate Rob Quist has gained the backing of some prominent Montanans, Governor Steve Bullock and Senator Jon Tester for instance, but he brought another big name to Missoula this morning.  

    Congressional candidate Rob Quist has gained the backing of some prominent Montanans, Governor Steve Bullock and Senator Jon Tester for instance, but he brought another big name to Missoula this morning.  

  • Bernie Sanders visits the Treasure State, stumps for Rob Quist

    Bernie Sanders visits the Treasure State, stumps for Rob Quist

    Saturday, May 20 2017 12:25 PM EDT2017-05-20 16:25:12 GMT

    Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has made his way to the Treasure State to help stump for Rob Quist.

    Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has made his way to the Treasure State to help stump for Rob Quist.

  • Bernie Sanders LIVE Stream

    Bernie Sanders LIVE Stream

    Saturday, May 20 2017 11:43 AM EDT2017-05-20 15:43:17 GMT

    Bernie Sanders is making his return to Montana this weekend to campaign for congressional candidate Rob Quist. The last time Sanders was here to campaign was during his bid for presidency. 

    Bernie Sanders is making his return to Montana this weekend to campaign for congressional candidate Rob Quist. The last time Sanders was here to campaign was during his bid for presidency. 

  • Madison River offers some of the world's best fishing

    Madison River offers some of the world's best fishing

    Saturday, May 20 2017 12:10 AM EDT2017-05-20 04:10:27 GMT

    The Madison River valley is well known for it outdoor activities, but perhaps what Ennis and the valley are most known for is its world-class fly fishing.

    The Madison River valley is well known for it outdoor activities, but perhaps what Ennis and the valley are most known for is its world-class fly fishing.

  • Ennis man takes visitors to explore the skies

    Ennis man takes visitors to explore the skies

    Saturday, May 20 2017 12:10 AM EDT2017-05-20 04:10:09 GMT

    Now normally people explore the great outdoors of ennis from the ground but ABC FOX Montana got a different perspective up 10,000 feet, while learning more about one Ennis pilot who gets to meet visitors from all over who want to explore the state. 

    Now normally people explore the great outdoors of ennis from the ground but ABC FOX Montana got a different perspective up 10,000 feet, while learning more about one Ennis pilot who gets to meet visitors from all over who want to explore the state. 

  • Ennis man is helping others enjoy Montana's beautiful outdoors

    Ennis man is helping others enjoy Montana's beautiful outdoors

    Friday, May 19 2017 11:53 PM EDT2017-05-20 03:53:38 GMT

    Our hometown proud tour continues, our Cassie Schirm went to Shedhorn sports in Ennis, to introduce us to a man who's spent his life helping others enjoy Montana's beautiful outdoors.

    Our hometown proud tour continues, our Cassie Schirm went to Shedhorn sports in Ennis, to introduce us to a man who's spent his life helping others enjoy Montana's beautiful outdoors.

  • Popular distillery in Ennis attracts people from all over the world

    Popular distillery in Ennis attracts people from all over the world

    Friday, May 19 2017 11:53 PM EDT2017-05-20 03:53:26 GMT

    People from Africa, Asia and all around the United States have come to Ennis just to taste the spirits that are distilled at Willie’s Distillery.

    People from Africa, Asia and all around the United States have come to Ennis just to taste the spirits that are distilled at Willie’s Distillery.

  • Hometown Proud: Ennis

    Hometown Proud: Ennis

    Friday, May 19 2017 11:52 PM EDT2017-05-20 03:52:43 GMT
    We took the whole team to Ennis this May to explore the rivers, the skies and of course the food. We were met by a ton of local kids and parents in this great Montana town. Check it out!
    We took the whole team to Ennis this May to explore the rivers, the skies and of course the food. We were met by a ton of local kids and parents in this great Montana town. Check it out!
  • New funeral details for Deputy Mason Moore

    New funeral details for Deputy Mason Moore

    Friday, May 19 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-05-19 21:16:26 GMT

    The funeral for Deputy Moore will be held at 11:00 on Tuesday, May 23, and the service will be held at the Bridge Church, 608 Jackrabbit Lane, Belgrade

    The funeral for Deputy Moore will be held at 11:00 on Tuesday, May 23, and the service will be held at the Bridge Church, 608 Jackrabbit Lane, Belgrade

  • One killed in Thursday night crash on 1-90 near Clinton

    One killed in Thursday night crash on 1-90 near Clinton

    Friday, May 19 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-05-19 13:34:19 GMT
    A 22-year-old female from Tuscon, Arizona is dead following a Thursday night crash on 1-90 near Clinton. Montana Highway Patrol says the two-vehicle accident happened just before 8 p.m. in the westbound lanes of mile-marker 131 near the Bearmouth exit.  MHP reports the 22 year old was driving eastbound on 1-90 when, for unknown reasons, she lost control of her Honda and crossed into oncoming traffic. Her vehicle collided with a Camry carr...
    A 22-year-old female from Tuscon, Arizona is dead following a Thursday night crash on 1-90 near Clinton. Montana Highway Patrol says the two-vehicle accident happened just before 8 p.m. in the westbound lanes of mile-marker 131 near the Bearmouth exit.  MHP reports the 22 year old was driving eastbound on 1-90 when, for unknown reasons, she lost control of her Honda and crossed into oncoming traffic. Her vehicle collided with a Camry carr...
  • Memorial Service is set for Deputy Moore

    Memorial Service is set for Deputy Moore

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:50 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:50:07 GMT

    A memorial service is set for Tuesday in Belgrade for fallen Deputy Mason Moore. 

    A memorial service is set for Tuesday in Belgrade for fallen Deputy Mason Moore. 

  • Heavy snow causes damage in Butte

    Heavy snow causes damage in Butte

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:35 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:35:52 GMT

    The snow still lingers in and around the Butte area. 

    The snow still lingers in and around the Butte area. 

  • Mattress Firm Student Athlete of the Year: Big Sky's Kelsi McEnaney

    Thursday, May 18 2017 8:16 PM EDT2017-05-19 00:16:41 GMT

    After three weeks of voting, which brought in votes from all over the world, Mattress Firm and ABC Fox Montana are proud to announce that Big Sky High School's Kelsi McEnaney is your 2017 Mattress Firm Student Athlete of the Year.

    After three weeks of voting, which brought in votes from all over the world, Mattress Firm and ABC Fox Montana are proud to announce that Big Sky High School's Kelsi McEnaney is your 2017 Mattress Firm Student Athlete of the Year.

  • Third annual Give Big initiative raises over $700,000 in Gallatin County

    Third annual Give Big initiative raises over $700,000 in Gallatin County

    Thursday, May 18 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-05-18 21:21:26 GMT

    On May 4th and 5th, neighbors from all over Gallatin County came together for the third annual Give Big Gallatin Valley fundraiser, the largest day of giving in the community’s history. 

    On May 4th and 5th, neighbors from all over Gallatin County came together for the third annual Give Big Gallatin Valley fundraiser, the largest day of giving in the community’s history. 

  • Funeral for Deputy Moore to be held in Belgrade

    Funeral for Deputy Moore to be held in Belgrade

    Thursday, May 18 2017 5:04 PM EDT2017-05-18 21:04:45 GMT

    The Broadwater County Sheriff's Office posted to their Facebook page details about the funeral for Deputy Mason Moore. 

    The Broadwater County Sheriff's Office posted to their Facebook page details about the funeral for Deputy Mason Moore. 

  • The Latest: Trump says special counsel 'divides the country'

    The Latest: Trump says special counsel 'divides the country'

    Thursday, May 18 2017 4:47 PM EDT2017-05-18 20:47:50 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): President Donald Trump says that the appointment of a special counsel for the ongoing investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia "divides the country."

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): President Donald Trump says that the appointment of a special counsel for the ongoing investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia "divides the country."

  • House passes bill targeting police shootings

    House passes bill targeting police shootings

    Thursday, May 18 2017 4:44 PM EDT2017-05-18 20:44:17 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The House has approved legislation that makes killing a state or local police officer an aggravating factor juries would consider in death penalty cases.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The House has approved legislation that makes killing a state or local police officer an aggravating factor juries would consider in death penalty cases.

  • Montana man charged in crash that killed Indianapolis woman

    Montana man charged in crash that killed Indianapolis woman

    Thursday, May 18 2017 4:43 PM EDT2017-05-18 20:43:13 GMT

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A 23-year-old Montana man is charged with vehicular homicide while under the influence in a rollover crash that killed a passenger.

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A 23-year-old Montana man is charged with vehicular homicide while under the influence in a rollover crash that killed a passenger.

  • Rural Fire District responds to fire at Roseburg Forest Products

    Rural Fire District responds to fire at Roseburg Forest Products

    Thursday, May 18 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-05-18 19:41:57 GMT

    Missoula Rural Fire District was dispatched to a structure fire at Roseburg Forest Products on May 17. Initial arriving engines suspected the fire to be in the sawdust barn at the east end of the plant, but it ended up being in an exterior sawdust silo next to the barn. 

    Missoula Rural Fire District was dispatched to a structure fire at Roseburg Forest Products on May 17. Initial arriving engines suspected the fire to be in the sawdust barn at the east end of the plant, but it ended up being in an exterior sawdust silo next to the barn. 

  • Tribes fighting pipeline drop appeal but battle continues

    Tribes fighting pipeline drop appeal but battle continues

    Thursday, May 18 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-05-18 19:31:33 GMT

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - American Indian tribes who are still fighting the Dakota Access pipeline in court have dropped an appeal of a federal judge's decision that allowed final construction to proceed.

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - American Indian tribes who are still fighting the Dakota Access pipeline in court have dropped an appeal of a federal judge's decision that allowed final construction to proceed.

  • US forecasters: Here comes another hotter than normal summer

    US forecasters: Here comes another hotter than normal summer

    Thursday, May 18 2017 3:28 PM EDT2017-05-18 19:28:20 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. forecasters are predicting another warmer than normal summer for most of the country along with wetter weather in a swath of states stretching from Texas to Montana.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. forecasters are predicting another warmer than normal summer for most of the country along with wetter weather in a swath of states stretching from Texas to Montana.

  • Man sentenced for transporting a minor with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity

    Man sentenced for transporting a minor with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity

    Thursday, May 18 2017 3:25 PM EDT2017-05-18 19:25:24 GMT

    Courtesy the Department of Justice Rodney Lee Zahn, 61, formerly of Madison County, was sentenced today in federal court for transporting a child in interstate commerce with the intent the child engage in criminal sexual activity, namely sexual abuse of a minor in the third degree.  

    Courtesy the Department of Justice Rodney Lee Zahn, 61, formerly of Madison County, was sentenced today in federal court for transporting a child in interstate commerce with the intent the child engage in criminal sexual activity, namely sexual abuse of a minor in the third degree.  

  • Jury: Landlord wrongly demanded deposit for service dog

    Jury: Landlord wrongly demanded deposit for service dog

    Thursday, May 18 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-05-18 16:55:38 GMT

    BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - A federal jury in Montana has awarded $31,000 in damages to a Bozeman woman who said her landlord required a $1,000 deposit to keep her service dog.

    BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - A federal jury in Montana has awarded $31,000 in damages to a Bozeman woman who said her landlord required a $1,000 deposit to keep her service dog.

  • Single fatal car accident near Belgrade

    Single fatal car accident near Belgrade

    Thursday, May 18 2017 12:45 PM EDT2017-05-18 16:45:33 GMT

    Law enforcement responded to a fatal crash at midnight at Rocky Mountain Road by Morgan Lane near Belgrade. A 22-year-old woman from Indianapolis was killed in the single vehicle accident. 

    Law enforcement responded to a fatal crash at midnight at Rocky Mountain Road by Morgan Lane near Belgrade. A 22-year-old woman from Indianapolis was killed in the single vehicle accident. 

  • Community donations surpass $300,000 Missoula Gives goal

    Community donations surpass $300,000 Missoula Gives goal

    Thursday, May 18 2017 12:30 PM EDT2017-05-18 16:30:23 GMT

    Courtesy release 2,400 Missoulians responded with generosity to calls from local nonprofits to raise funds for projects that benefit their community. Missoula Gives, the 24-hour in-person and online fundraiser organized by the Missoula Community Foundation, generated $288,000 during the May 4-5 event, falling just short of the fundraising goal. But Missoulians and charities rallied over the past week to help bridge the gap, bringing the new total to $308,000. 

    Courtesy release 2,400 Missoulians responded with generosity to calls from local nonprofits to raise funds for projects that benefit their community. Missoula Gives, the 24-hour in-person and online fundraiser organized by the Missoula Community Foundation, generated $288,000 during the May 4-5 event, falling just short of the fundraising goal. But Missoulians and charities rallied over the past week to help bridge the gap, bringing the new total to $308,000. 

  • Trooper DeLaittre Memorial honors Montana's fallen officers like Deputy Moore

    Trooper DeLaittre Memorial honors Montana's fallen officers like Deputy Moore

    Thursday, May 18 2017 12:17 PM EDT2017-05-18 16:17:44 GMT

    The death of deputy mason Moore is bringing back painful memories for the father another Montana law enforcement officer, Montana Highway trooper David Delaittre. 

    The death of deputy mason Moore is bringing back painful memories for the father another Montana law enforcement officer, Montana Highway trooper David Delaittre. 

  • Fallen Deputy Moore is remembered as a superhero

    Fallen Deputy Moore is remembered as a superhero

    Thursday, May 18 2017 12:07 PM EDT2017-05-18 16:07:01 GMT

    From a family man to someone who would give you his shirt off his back three fork residents say 42-year-old Mason Moore will be very missed in the community. 

    From a family man to someone who would give you his shirt off his back three fork residents say 42-year-old Mason Moore will be very missed in the community. 

  • Fallen officers to be remembered in Missoula for National Police Week

    Fallen officers to be remembered in Missoula for National Police Week

    Thursday, May 18 2017 10:51 AM EDT2017-05-18 14:51:29 GMT
    On Thursday, local law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty are being remembered in Missoula for National Police Week.   Its a very emotional week for law enforcement families across the country, and especially for one family right at home in Montana. On Tuesday morning, Broadwater County Deputy Mason Moore was shot and killed in the line of duty. He is one of 129 Montana law enforcement officers to have given their lives in the line of duty since the 1...
    On Thursday, local law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty are being remembered in Missoula for National Police Week.   Its a very emotional week for law enforcement families across the country, and especially for one family right at home in Montana. On Tuesday morning, Broadwater County Deputy Mason Moore was shot and killed in the line of duty. He is one of 129 Montana law enforcement officers to have given their lives in the line of duty since the 1...
  • Power outages continue in Southwestern Montana for hundreds

    Power outages continue in Southwestern Montana for hundreds

    Thursday, May 18 2017 10:27 AM EDT2017-05-18 14:27:03 GMT
    Hundreds are without power in Southwestern Montana Thursday morning. Affected areas include Butte, Bozeman, and Livingston.  In Bozeman, crews are working to repair Lorelei Drive, Bristol Drive, Jade Street and Clark Way, where multiple outages are reported. NWE says there is no estimated repair time.  In Livingston, lines are down causing outages on Meadow Lane, Jackson Creek Road, Teepee Ridge Road, Skyline Lane, Aspen Lane, Sunny Hillside Lane and La...
    Hundreds are without power in Southwestern Montana Thursday morning. Affected areas include Butte, Bozeman, and Livingston.  In Bozeman, crews are working to repair Lorelei Drive, Bristol Drive, Jade Street and Clark Way, where multiple outages are reported. NWE says there is no estimated repair time.  In Livingston, lines are down causing outages on Meadow Lane, Jackson Creek Road, Teepee Ridge Road, Skyline Lane, Aspen Lane, Sunny Hillside Lane and La...
  • Suspected deputy killer, Lloyd Barrus described as 'anti-police' and 'pro-gun'

    Suspected deputy killer, Lloyd Barrus described as 'anti-police' and 'pro-gun'

    Thursday, May 18 2017 8:08 AM EDT2017-05-18 12:08:08 GMT

    The Southern Poverty Law Center is looking into Lloyd Barrus, one of the suspects in the killing of Broadwater Deputy Mason Moore. In their release, SPLC described that Barrus posted anti-government, anti-police and pro-gun views across his social media.  

    The Southern Poverty Law Center is looking into Lloyd Barrus, one of the suspects in the killing of Broadwater Deputy Mason Moore. In their release, SPLC described that Barrus posted anti-government, anti-police and pro-gun views across his social media.  

  • Seeley Swan, Manhattan Christian win Class C golf titles

    Seeley Swan, Manhattan Christian win Class C golf titles

    Thursday, May 18 2017 12:49 AM EDT2017-05-18 04:49:53 GMT

    Under wet conditions and a threat of postponement, the Class C Golf Championship tournament played on today in Seeley Lake at Double Arrow Resort Course.  Seeley Swan High School defended their home turf and won the boys team title. Manhattan Christian put together two solid days back to back to take home the girls title. 

    Under wet conditions and a threat of postponement, the Class C Golf Championship tournament played on today in Seeley Lake at Double Arrow Resort Course.  Seeley Swan High School defended their home turf and won the boys team title. Manhattan Christian put together two solid days back to back to take home the girls title. 

  • The Tackle Shop, bringing in service since 1937

    The Tackle Shop, bringing in service since 1937

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 9:57 PM EDT2017-05-18 01:57:47 GMT
    Since 1937 anglers have been coming into the tackle shop in Ennis to grab a couple girdle bugs and hit the river. John way owner of The Tackle Shop said, "What really makes the tackle shop special is all of the history, it's been catering to fly fisherman here in Ennis for 80 years." The Tackle Shop is the longest continually operating fly shop in the state of Montana. And this year the shop was named the Orvis Endorsed Fly-Fishing Outfitter of the Year. "But yeah,...
    Since 1937 anglers have been coming into the tackle shop in Ennis to grab a couple girdle bugs and hit the river. John way owner of The Tackle Shop said, "What really makes the tackle shop special is all of the history, it's been catering to fly fisherman here in Ennis for 80 years." The Tackle Shop is the longest continually operating fly shop in the state of Montana. And this year the shop was named the Orvis Endorsed Fly-Fishing Outfitter of the Year. "But yeah,...
  • Homestake Pass is now open

    Homestake Pass is now open

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 8:46 PM EDT2017-05-18 00:46:09 GMT

    Eastbound lanes on Homestake Pass near Butte were closed due to weather conditions.  

    Eastbound lanes on Homestake Pass near Butte were closed due to weather conditions.  

  • Butte Police are short of patrol cars after Deputy shooting

    Butte Police are short of patrol cars after Deputy shooting

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 8:34 PM EDT2017-05-18 00:34:17 GMT

    Butte-Silver Bow Law Enforcement Department felt the strain of losing three police cars, damaged by gunfire in a pursuit, Tuesday morning. 

    Butte-Silver Bow Law Enforcement Department felt the strain of losing three police cars, damaged by gunfire in a pursuit, Tuesday morning. 

  • National Bison Range will continue under U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ownership

    National Bison Range will continue under U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ownership

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 7:57 PM EDT2017-05-17 23:57:19 GMT

    The Department of the Interior has reviewed the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s proposal for management of the National Bison Range and determined it will continue under Service ownership.

    The Department of the Interior has reviewed the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s proposal for management of the National Bison Range and determined it will continue under Service ownership.

  • ALERT: Scam caller pretending to raise funds for fallen deputy's family

    ALERT: Scam caller pretending to raise funds for fallen deputy's family

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 7:50 PM EDT2017-05-17 23:50:32 GMT

    The Deer Lodge Police Department has received complaints of a man who is calling residents by phone and attempting to get their credit card information.  

    The Deer Lodge Police Department has received complaints of a man who is calling residents by phone and attempting to get their credit card information.  

  • Court documents reveal potential motive in deputy's death

    Court documents reveal potential motive in deputy's death

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 7:37 PM EDT2017-05-17 23:37:28 GMT

    After the death of a Montana deputy, communities across the county are looking for answers in a traffic stop turned deadly. Court documents provide more insight into the motive of the man charged with killing Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore.  

    After the death of a Montana deputy, communities across the state are looking for answers in a traffic stop turned deadly. Court documents provide more insight into the possible motive of the man charged with killing Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore

  • The Latest: GOP lawmakers have mixed reactions to Mueller

    The Latest: GOP lawmakers have mixed reactions to Mueller

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 6:46 PM EDT2017-05-17 22:46:30 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to oversee a federal investigation into potential coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign during the 2016 election

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to oversee a federal investigation into potential coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign during the 2016 election

  • Suspect Marshall Barrus dies in Missoula hospital

    Suspect Marshall Barrus dies in Missoula hospital

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 6:18 PM EDT2017-05-17 22:18:53 GMT

    Sheriff TJ McDermott is confirming that 38-year-old Marshall Barrus, a suspect in the death of Deputy Mason Moore, died at St. Patrick Hospital May 17 in Missoula. 

    Sheriff TJ McDermott is confirming that 38-year-old Marshall Barrus, a suspect in the death of Deputy Mason Moore, died at St. Patrick Hospital May 17 in Missoula. 

  • May snowstorm causes problems in western Montana

    May snowstorm causes problems in western Montana

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-05-17 20:15:14 GMT

    BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - A May snowstorm caused power outages and travel issues in western Montana on Wednesday.

    BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - A May snowstorm caused power outages and travel issues in western Montana on Wednesday.

  • Change of venue for Bernie Sanders Missoula visit

    Change of venue for Bernie Sanders Missoula visit

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-05-17 19:37:49 GMT

    Venue managers confirm that Bernie Sanders will no longer be speaking at the Wilma. To accommodate the expected crowd, the venue has been changed to the Adams Center in Missoula. 

    Venue managers confirm that Bernie Sanders will no longer be speaking at the Wilma. To accommodate the expected crowd, the venue has been changed to the Adams Center in Missoula. 

  • USA participating in Washington Search and Rescue Conference

    USA participating in Washington Search and Rescue Conference

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-05-17 19:01:13 GMT

    The USA is joining Iceland, Australia, New Zealand, Alaska, Canada to be represented at the Washington Search and Rescue Conference in Republic, WA May 19-21. 

    The USA is joining Iceland, Australia, New Zealand, Alaska, Canada to be represented at the Washington Search and Rescue Conference in Republic, WA May 19-21. 

  • Traffic Alert: Homestake Pass closed again

    Traffic Alert: Homestake Pass closed again

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-05-17 17:08:25 GMT

    Eastbound lanes on Homestake Pass near Butte is closing due to weather. 

    Eastbound lanes on Homestake Pass near Butte is closing due to weather. 

  • Hundreds without power in Missoula due to several scattered power outages

    Hundreds without power in Missoula due to several scattered power outages

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 9:22 AM EDT2017-05-17 13:22:26 GMT
    Hundreds of Northwestern Energy customers are without power Wednesday morning due to several outages scattered across the city. Affected areas include Snow Bowl, Butler Creek, Upper Rattlesnake, and North and South Russell.  Outages are affecting stop lights along South Russell. Earlier Wednesday morning, outages affected nearly 4,000 customers on the southside. Power was restored to all but about 200. NWE advises people that due heavy snow this morning accumula...
    Hundreds of Northwestern Energy customers are without power Wednesday morning due to several outages scattered across the city. Affected areas include Snow Bowl, Butler Creek, Upper Rattlesnake, and North and South Russell.  Outages are affecting stop lights along South Russell. Earlier Wednesday morning, outages affected nearly 4,000 customers on the southside. Power was restored to all but about 200. NWE advises people that due heavy snow this morning accumula...
  • Spartans softball squad going to state

    Spartans softball squad going to state

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 12:42 AM EDT2017-05-17 04:42:24 GMT

    After going 0-22 in 2014 the Sentinel Spartans softball squad rebuilt and now they are heading to the state tournament after beating rival Hellgate in a playoff. The Spartans took game one 10-0 and advanced to the tournament after winning game two 18-4. The Spartans were the three seed coming out of the west. The Class AA state softball tournament starts May 25th in Great Falls. 

    After going 0-22 in 2014 the Sentinel Spartans softball squad rebuilt and now they are heading to the state tournament after beating rival Hellgate in a playoff. The Spartans took game one 10-0 and advanced to the tournament after winning game two 18-4. The Spartans were the three seed coming out of the west. The Class AA state softball tournament starts May 25th in Great Falls. 

  • Butte-Silver Bow & Anaconda-Deer Lodge Law Enforcement give details about Deputy shooting

    Butte-Silver Bow & Anaconda-Deer Lodge Law Enforcement give details about Deputy shooting

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 8:41 PM EDT2017-05-17 00:41:00 GMT

    Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore was shot and killed early Tuesday morning near Three Forks, during a traffic stop. 

    Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore was shot and killed early Tuesday morning near Three Forks, during a traffic stop. 

  • Deputy shot and killed not far from Trooper DeLaittre

    Deputy shot and killed not far from Trooper DeLaittre

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 8:37 PM EDT2017-05-17 00:37:58 GMT

    Deputy Moore was shot and killed not far from where another Montana Law Enforcement Officer was killed. Almost seven years ago, Montana Highway Patrol Trooper David DeLaittre was killed in the line of duty.

    Deputy Moore was shot and killed not far from where another Montana Law Enforcement Officer was killed. Almost seven years ago, Montana Highway Patrol Trooper David DeLaittre was killed in the line of duty.

  • The Latest: Deputy's body escorted to hospital for autopsy

    The Latest: Deputy's body escorted to hospital for autopsy

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 6:55 PM EDT2017-05-16 22:55:52 GMT

    A procession of Montana law enforcement vehicles escorted the body of slain Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore to the morgue at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings for an autopsy.

    A procession of Montana law enforcement vehicles escorted the body of slain Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore to the morgue at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings for an autopsy.

  • Police investigating Bozeman High School bomb threat

    Police investigating Bozeman High School bomb threat

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 6:20 PM EDT2017-05-16 22:20:29 GMT

    A bomb threat was received at Bozeman High School shortly after 12 pm Tuesday according to Superintendent Robert Watson. The building, including the Hawk’s Nest Day Care, was safely evacuated as the Bozeman Police Department responded with bomb-sniffing dogs. 

    A bomb threat was received at Bozeman High School shortly after 12 pm Tuesday according to Superintendent Robert Watson. The building, including the Hawk’s Nest Day Care, was safely evacuated as the Bozeman Police Department responded with bomb-sniffing dogs. 

  • Suspected shooter of Broadwater Co. deputy no stranger to law enforcement

    Suspected shooter of Broadwater Co. deputy no stranger to law enforcement

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 6:02 PM EDT2017-05-16 22:02:04 GMT

    ABC FOX Montana is learning more about the two suspects involved in Tuesday morning's fatal shooting of a Broadwater County Sheriff's deputy. Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin says that the suspects are a father and son duo. The father, who is no stranger to law enforcement, is identified as 62-year-old Lloyd Barrus. The son is identified as Marshall Barrus, 38, from Gallatin County.

    ABC FOX Montana is learning more about the two suspects involved in Tuesday morning's fatal shooting of a Broadwater County Sheriff's deputy. Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin says that the suspects are a father and son duo. The father, who is no stranger to law enforcement, is identified as 62-year-old Lloyd Barrus. The son is identified as Marshall Barrus, 38, from Gallatin County.

  • Scanner traffic records harrowing details of deputy death

    Scanner traffic records harrowing details of deputy death

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-05-16 21:55:25 GMT

    Released scanner traffic from broadcastify is shedding more light on the pursuit of two suspects and the death of Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore. 

    Released scanner traffic from broadcastify is shedding more light on the pursuit of two suspects and the death of Broadwater County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore. 

  • Court OKs plan for $380M in Native American farmer lawsuit

    Court OKs plan for $380M in Native American farmer lawsuit

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-05-16 20:54:19 GMT

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - An appeals court has approved a plan for distributing $380 million left over from the U.S. government's loan discrimination settlement with American Indian farmers.

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - An appeals court has approved a plan for distributing $380 million left over from the U.S. government's loan discrimination settlement with American Indian farmers.

  • Montana lawmakers offer condolences following deputy's death

    Montana lawmakers offer condolences following deputy's death

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 4:46 PM EDT2017-05-16 20:46:18 GMT

    Following the death of Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore, Montana lawmakers are extending their condolences. 

    Following the death of Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore, Montana lawmakers are extending their condolences. 

  • Record high water in Bighorn River affecting fishing

    Record high water in Bighorn River affecting fishing

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 4:44 PM EDT2017-05-16 20:44:55 GMT

    According to Steve Davies with the US Bureau of Reclamation, the Bighorn River is experiencing the highest recorded amount of water inflow. Billings fly shop owner Richard Romersa says high water is a double edged sword for the fly-fishing industry. 

    According to Steve Davies with the US Bureau of Reclamation, the Bighorn River is experiencing the highest recorded amount of water inflow. Billings fly shop owner Richard Romersa says high water is a double edged sword for the fly-fishing industry. 

  • Broadwater County Sheriff addresses loss of Deputy Moore

    Broadwater County Sheriff addresses loss of Deputy Moore

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 3:22 PM EDT2017-05-16 19:22:21 GMT

    Broadwater County Sheriff Wynn Meehan released a statement following the shooting death of Deputy Mason Moore.  

    Broadwater County Sheriff Wynn Meehan released a statement following the shooting death of Deputy Mason Moore.  

  • WATCH: Police procession for fallen sheriff's deputy

    WATCH: Police procession for fallen sheriff's deputy

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 2:33 PM EDT2017-05-16 18:33:23 GMT

    Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin said a police procession, which is customary to show respect, led the body of the fallen Broadwater County sheriff's deputy away from the crime scene. 

    Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin said a police procession, which is customary to show respect, led the body of the fallen Broadwater County sheriff's deputy away from the crime scene. 

  • Noon LIVE show: continuing coverage on fallen deputy

    Noon LIVE show: continuing coverage on fallen deputy

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 1:47 PM EDT2017-05-16 17:47:15 GMT

    ABC FOX Montana and KULR will continue coverage on our SWX station at 12 pm, following the shooting and death of a Montana deputy. 

    ABC FOX Montana and KULR will continue coverage on our SWX station at 12 pm, following the shooting and death of a Montana deputy. 

  • First look at suspects' vehicle in deputy shooting

    First look at suspects' vehicle in deputy shooting

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 12:57 PM EDT2017-05-16 16:57:40 GMT
    First look at the suspects' vehicleFirst look at the suspects' vehicle

    A first look at the suspects' vehicle shows a white Chevy loaded onto the bed of a tow truck. 

    A first look at the suspects' vehicle shows a white Chevy loaded onto the bed of a tow truck. 

  • My Home in Montana promotes Montana made products

    My Home in Montana promotes Montana made products

    My Home in Montana promotes Montana made products

    Monday, May 15 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-05-16 03:56:27 GMT

    Our hometown proud continues this week in Ennis, Montana. Every week this month, ABC FOX Montana is taking our show on the road to find out what makes many of Montana’s small towns unique.

    Our hometown proud continues this week in Ennis, Montana. Every week this month, ABC FOX Montana is taking our show on the road to find out what makes many of Montana’s small towns unique.

  • Eastern wall collapse makes Missoula Merc site a danger zone

    Eastern wall collapse makes Missoula Merc site a danger zone

    Monday, May 15 2017 9:57 PM EDT2017-05-16 01:57:48 GMT

    As the final days of Missoula’s historic Mercantile building continue through the Spring, it’s lone preserved facade gave developers a whole new challenge

    As the final days of Missoula’s historic Mercantile building continue through the Spring, it’s lone preserved facade gave developers a whole new challenge

  • Knocking out Parkinson's Disease

    Knocking out Parkinson's Disease

    Monday, May 15 2017 8:20 PM EDT2017-05-16 00:20:54 GMT

    Hundreds of thousands of older adults are diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease every year in the United States. 

    Hundreds of thousands of older adults are diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease every year in the United States. 

  • Trump details anti-abortion ban over US global health aid

    Trump details anti-abortion ban over US global health aid

    Monday, May 15 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-05-15 21:45:49 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is moving forward with a plan to massively expand a ban on federal dollars going to international groups that perform abortions or provide abortion information.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is moving forward with a plan to massively expand a ban on federal dollars going to international groups that perform abortions or provide abortion information.

  • Pence earned about $110,000 in 2016 as governor of Indiana

    Pence earned about $110,000 in 2016 as governor of Indiana

    Monday, May 15 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-05-15 21:33:08 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence earned about $110,000 last year, entirely from his salary as governor of Indiana. That's according to a personal financial disclosure report Pence filed Monday with the Office of Government Ethics.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence earned about $110,000 last year, entirely from his salary as governor of Indiana. That's according to a personal financial disclosure report Pence filed Monday with the Office of Government Ethics.

  • AMBER Alert: missing girls from Idaho

    AMBER Alert: missing girls from Idaho

    Monday, May 15 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-05-15 21:07:04 GMT

    An AMBER Alert has been issued for 7-year-old Madison Dundon and Jaylynn Dundon, 6. Madison's Caucasian with blue eyes and blonde hair, roughly 4 foot. Her ears are pierced. 

    An AMBER Alert has been issued for 7-year-old Madison Dundon and Jaylynn Dundon, 6. Madison's Caucasian with blue eyes and blonde hair, roughly 4 foot. Her ears are pierced. 

  • Missoula man sentenced for sex trafficking minor

    Missoula man sentenced for sex trafficking minor

    Monday, May 15 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-05-15 21:05:40 GMT

    Roam Savage Chandler, 22, of Missoula, was sentenced to 120 months in prison, 10 years supervised release, and a $200 special assessment for sex trafficking of a minor and using an interstate facility to promote prostitution.

    Roam Savage Chandler, 22, of Missoula, was sentenced to 120 months in prison, 10 years supervised release, and a $200 special assessment for sex trafficking of a minor and using an interstate facility to promote prostitution.

  • Missoula roads closed after portions of remaining mercantile collapse

    Missoula roads closed after portions of remaining mercantile collapse

    Monday, May 15 2017 4:47 PM EDT2017-05-15 20:47:17 GMT

    North Higgins Avenue in downtown Missoula is closed between Front Street and Main Street.  

    North Higgins Avenue in downtown Missoula is closed between Front Street and Main Street.  

  • Governor Bullock announces tourism grants for 10 Montana communities

    Governor Bullock announces tourism grants for 10 Montana communities

    Monday, May 15 2017 2:28 PM EDT2017-05-15 18:28:49 GMT

    Governor Steve Bullock announced $226,200 in funding for development and enhancement of tourism infrastructure in 10 Montana communities. “Tourism is one of Montana’s leading industries and positively impacts both communities large and small all across the state,” said Governor Steve Bullock.

    Governor Steve Bullock announced $226,200 in funding for development and enhancement of tourism infrastructure in 10 Montana communities. “Tourism is one of Montana’s leading industries and positively impacts both communities large and small all across the state,” said Governor Steve Bullock.

  • New commissioner takes over at political practices office

    New commissioner takes over at political practices office

    Monday, May 15 2017 1:02 PM EDT2017-05-15 17:02:54 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana Commissioner of Political Practices Jonathan Motl is leaving office after four years in which he and his staff cleared a backlog of campaign complaints, rewrote campaign finance rules and brought court cases against nine Republican primary candidates.

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana Commissioner of Political Practices Jonathan Motl is leaving office after four years in which he and his staff cleared a backlog of campaign complaints, rewrote campaign finance rules and brought court cases against nine Republican primary candidates.

  • Gianforte loans himself $1M in bid for Montana US House

    Gianforte loans himself $1M in bid for Montana US House

    Monday, May 15 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-05-15 16:55:51 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Republican Greg Gianforte has dipped into his own pocketbook by loaning himself $1 million to finance his bid for Montana's seat in the U.S. House. New filings with the Federal Election Commission show the Bozeman Republican has raised more than $3.4 million since launching his bid for Congress.

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Republican Greg Gianforte has dipped into his own pocketbook by loaning himself $1 million to finance his bid for Montana's seat in the U.S. House. New filings with the Federal Election Commission show the Bozeman Republican has raised more than $3.4 million since launching his bid for Congress.

  • The Latest: Cyberattack 'under control' in US

    The Latest: Cyberattack 'under control' in US

    Monday, May 15 2017 12:48 PM EDT2017-05-15 16:48:38 GMT

    LONDON (AP) - The latest on the global extortion cyberattack that hit dozens of countries (all times local): Tom Bossert, a homeland security adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, says the recent global cyberattack is something that "for right now, we've got under control" in the United States. 

    LONDON (AP) - The latest on the global extortion cyberattack that hit dozens of countries (all times local): Tom Bossert, a homeland security adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, says the recent global cyberattack is something that "for right now, we've got under control" in the United States. 

  • A DIY resistance tries to keep the fight against Trump fresh

    A DIY resistance tries to keep the fight against Trump fresh

    Monday, May 15 2017 12:45 PM EDT2017-05-15 16:45:27 GMT

    GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. (AP) - The self-proclaimed resistance against Donald Trump is settling in for the long haul. Activists have spread their target from the president to member of Congress. They've launched a long series of protests and efforts to pack town halls to urge complete defiance of Trump's agenda.

    GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. (AP) - The self-proclaimed resistance against Donald Trump is settling in for the long haul. Activists have spread their target from the president to member of Congress. They've launched a long series of protests and efforts to pack town halls to urge complete defiance of Trump's agenda.

  • Montana to play Washington in NCAA Tournament

    Montana to play Washington in NCAA Tournament

    Monday, May 15 2017 12:57 AM EDT2017-05-15 04:57:48 GMT

    After winning their first ever Big Sky Conference title on Saturday, the Montana Grizzly softball team decided the only way to celebrate was with a party; a watch party with the entire team and their new shiny trophy. 

    After winning their first ever Big Sky Conference title on Saturday, the Montana Grizzly softball team decided the only way to celebrate was with a party; a watch party with the entire team and their new shiny trophy. 

  • Pima Medical becomes state’s first accredited vet tech program

    Pima Medical becomes state’s first accredited vet tech program

    Sunday, May 14 2017 11:31 PM EDT2017-05-15 03:31:15 GMT

    The American Veterinary Medical Association has officially confirmed Pima Medical’s new accreditation as Montana’s only veterinary technician program

    The American Veterinary Medical Association has officially confirmed Pima Medical’s new accreditation as Montana’s only veterinary technician program

  • Cats representing well at Big Sky Championships

    Cats representing well at Big Sky Championships

    Saturday, May 13 2017 7:27 PM EDT2017-05-13 23:27:53 GMT

    The Montana State Bobcats track and field put together a solid performance at the 2017 Big Sky Track and Field Championships.

    The Montana State Bobcats track and field put together a solid performance at the 2017 Big Sky Track and Field Championships.

  • Bozeman High locks down after threatening language was typed in a school computer

    Bozeman High locks down after threatening language was typed in a school computer

    Saturday, May 13 2017 3:23 PM EDT2017-05-13 19:23:51 GMT

    The Bozeman Superintendent's office says Bozeman High was locked down for a brief period  after a computer surveillance system detected a typed language that was threatening into a school computer. 

    The Bozeman Superintendent's office says Bozeman High was locked down for a brief period  after a computer surveillance system detected a typed language that was threatening into a school computer. 

  • Sen. Tester to join Quist on campaign trail as Special Election heats up

    Sen. Tester to join Quist on campaign trail as Special Election heats up

    Saturday, May 13 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-05-13 19:06:24 GMT
    U.S. Senator Jon TesterU.S. Senator Jon Tester

    Saturday evening in Kalispell, Sen. Jon Tester will be joining Rob Quist to encourage Montanans to get out and vote early.  

    Saturday evening in Kalispell, Sen. Jon Tester will be joining Rob Quist to encourage Montanans to get out and vote early.  

  • Hometown Proud ends at Old Montana Prison

    Hometown Proud ends at Old Montana Prison

    Friday, May 12 2017 11:02 PM EDT2017-05-13 03:02:50 GMT

    This prison opened in 1871 and closed its doors in 1979. 

    This prison opened in 1871 and closed its doors in 1979. 

  • Hometown Proud: Deer Lodge (full show)

    Hometown Proud: Deer Lodge (full show)

    Friday, May 12 2017 9:44 PM EDT2017-05-13 01:44:23 GMT
    We braved the cold and took the whole news team up to historic Deer Lodge. The weather didn't dampen our spirits though. We explored the old jail, checked out Cottonwood Camp and met some amazing local athletes. Check out the show!
    We braved the cold and took the whole news team up to historic Deer Lodge. The weather didn't dampen our spirits though. We explored the old jail, checked out Cottonwood Camp and met some amazing local athletes. Check out the show!
  • After killing 8 domestic sheep, biologists euthanize Eureka grizzly bear

    After killing 8 domestic sheep, biologists euthanize Eureka grizzly bear

    Friday, May 12 2017 6:07 PM EDT2017-05-12 22:07:15 GMT

    KALISPELL- FWP and the Federal Wildlife Service say they have captured a 209-pound 3-yr old male grizzly bear in the Eureka area, on May 11th. Scientists say the bear killed eight domestic sheep.  

    KALISPELL- FWP and the Federal Wildlife Service say they have captured a 209-pound 3-yr old male grizzly bear in the Eureka area, on May 11th. Scientists say the bear killed eight domestic sheep.  

  • TODAY AT 5:30: Hometown Proud 'Deer Lodge'

    TODAY AT 5:30: Hometown Proud 'Deer Lodge'

    Friday, May 12 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-05-12 21:10:52 GMT

    DEER LODGE- Come join ABC FOX Montana crew as we present the news LIVE to you from historic Deer Lodge.  This is week two of Hometown Proud-where we travel around Western Montana finding the stories that make YOU Hometown Proud. All week long our crew has been in Deer Lodge telling you about the history of the town-highlighting new and old attractions and hearing from residents.  Coming up Friday at 5:30 during our LIVE newscast we will be on Main street at the 'Cottonwood...

    DEER LODGE- Come join ABC FOX Montana crew as we present the news LIVE to you from historic Deer Lodge.  This is week two of Hometown Proud-where we travel around Western Montana finding the stories that make YOU Hometown Proud. All week long our crew has been in Deer Lodge telling you about the history of the town-highlighting new and old attractions and hearing from residents.  Coming up Friday at 5:30 during our LIVE newscast we will be on Main street at the 'Cottonwood...

  • Names released in Ravalli County murder-suicide

    Names released in Ravalli County murder-suicide

    Friday, May 12 2017 4:21 PM EDT2017-05-12 20:21:15 GMT

    Sheriff Holton said that the investigation has confirmed that 75-year-old Wesley H. Coffin shot and killed his wife, 69-year-old Kaylin Ray, and then committed suicide at the home they shared east of Corvallis. 

    Sheriff Holton said that the investigation has confirmed that 75-year-old Wesley H. Coffin shot and killed his wife, 69-year-old Kaylin Ray, and then committed suicide at the home they shared east of Corvallis. 

  • White House denies Trump asked Comey to pledge loyalty

    White House denies Trump asked Comey to pledge loyalty

    Friday, May 12 2017 2:48 PM EDT2017-05-12 18:48:56 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is denying that President Donald Trump asked then-FBI director James Comey for his loyalty during a White House dinner in January.      Press secretary Sean Spicer is refuting that account during his daily briefing. He says the president wants "loyalty to this country and to the rule of law."      An associate of the fired FBI director confirmed Friday that Trump asked for Comey's loyalty during the private dinn...
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is denying that President Donald Trump asked then-FBI director James Comey for his loyalty during a White House dinner in January.      Press secretary Sean Spicer is refuting that account during his daily briefing. He says the president wants "loyalty to this country and to the rule of law."      An associate of the fired FBI director confirmed Friday that Trump asked for Comey's loyalty during the private dinn...
  • No injuries in early morning Missoula Motel fire

    No injuries in early morning Missoula Motel fire

    Friday, May 12 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-05-12 17:00:50 GMT

    MISSOULA- Early Friday morning the manager, of the Travelers Inn Motel said they noticed smoke coming from the attic and called 911. The call came into dispatch at about 5 in the morning. The manager then proceeded to wake up the tenants of the motel and evacuate them to safety. The Missoula Fire Department responded along with the Missoula Police Department, Missoula Emergency Services Ambulance and Northwestern Energy. Those with Missoula Fire say when they got on scene the...

    MISSOULA- Early Friday morning the manager, of the Travelers Inn Motel said they noticed smoke coming from the attic and called 911. The call came into dispatch at about 5 in the morning. The manager then proceeded to wake up the tenants of the motel and evacuate them to safety. The Missoula Fire Department responded along with the Missoula Police Department, Missoula Emergency Services Ambulance and Northwestern Energy. Those with Missoula Fire say when they got on scene the...

  • Closures and traffic congestion for Missoula’s weekend traffic

    Closures and traffic congestion for Missoula’s weekend traffic

    Friday, May 12 2017 12:54 PM EDT2017-05-12 16:54:22 GMT

    Two construction areas in Missoula are well on track toward being finished by Summer’s end

    Two construction areas in Missoula are well on track toward being finished by Summer’s end

  • Mother killed in Kalispell crash, 1 year old daughter survives

    Mother killed in Kalispell crash, 1 year old daughter survives

    Friday, May 12 2017 12:13 PM EDT2017-05-12 16:13:17 GMT
    (below is a release from the Flathead County Sheriff's Office) The Flathead County Sheriff  and coroner’s office has released the name of a woman killed in a two vehicle crash that occurred on Thursday, 5-11-17 shortly after 8:30 pm.  The victim is identified as April Elizabeth Barrows, 34 years of age, from Kalispell.  Barrows was the driver of a vehicle involved in a two vehicle head on collision on Hwy 2 west of Kalispell near the Gold Country Casino.  ...
    (below is a release from the Flathead County Sheriff's Office) The Flathead County Sheriff  and coroner’s office has released the name of a woman killed in a two vehicle crash that occurred on Thursday, 5-11-17 shortly after 8:30 pm.  The victim is identified as April Elizabeth Barrows, 34 years of age, from Kalispell.  Barrows was the driver of a vehicle involved in a two vehicle head on collision on Hwy 2 west of Kalispell near the Gold Country Casino.  ...
  • Exclusive: MHP Sergeant gets 'back on his feet' after head-on crash

    Exclusive: MHP Sergeant gets 'back on his feet' after head-on crash

    Thursday, May 11 2017 11:50 PM EDT2017-05-12 03:50:02 GMT

    A split second. That's all it took for a head-on crash to steal a Montana Highway Patrol sergeant's ability to walk. For the past two months, Sergeant Scott Bennett has been heading down the road to recovery. He spoke exclusively to ABC FOX Montana's Angela Marshall, and told her that he is not losing momentum to get back on his feet.

    A split second. That's all it took for a head-on crash to steal a Montana Highway Patrol sergeant's ability to walk. For the past two months, Sergeant Scott Bennett has been heading down the road to recovery. He spoke exclusively to ABC FOX Montana's Angela Marshall, and told her that he is not losing momentum to get back on his feet.

  • Snow pack melt on the Gallatin River leads to unsafe waters

    Snow pack melt on the Gallatin River leads to unsafe waters

    Thursday, May 11 2017 10:20 PM EDT2017-05-12 02:20:53 GMT

    Temperatures are getting warmer and the snow pack is starting to melt causing the rivers to truly flow. Experts say that if you're a beginner and want to get out on the water you’re better off waiting.   

    Temperatures are getting warmer and the snow pack is starting to melt causing the rivers to truly flow. Experts say that if you're a beginner and want to get out on the water you’re better off waiting.   

  • A large crowd gathered in Bozeman to say this is a hate free Bo-zone

    A large crowd gathered in Bozeman to say this is a hate free Bo-zone

    Thursday, May 11 2017 9:32 PM EDT2017-05-12 01:32:21 GMT

    City leaders and Bozeman residents are coming together to publicly say "no to hate" after a wave of anti-semitic fliers were distributed in Bozeman. ..

    City leaders and Bozeman residents are coming together to publicly say "no to hate" after a wave of anti-semitic fliers were distributed in Bozeman. ..

  • Hometown Proud continues at Arrow Stone Park

    Hometown Proud continues at Arrow Stone Park

    Thursday, May 11 2017 9:06 PM EDT2017-05-12 01:06:08 GMT

    Another Hometown Proud adventure took ABC FOX Montana to a leisure park in Deer Lodge. 

    Another Hometown Proud adventure took ABC FOX Montana to a leisure park in Deer Lodge. 

  • Preliminary necropsy results reveal well-known wolf shot

    Preliminary necropsy results reveal well-known wolf shot

    Thursday, May 11 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-05-11 23:41:42 GMT

    MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY – Preliminary results from the necropsy of the Canyon Pack alpha female wolf showed that she suffered from a gunshot wound. Hikers discovered the mortally wounded wolf April 11, 2017, inside Yellowstone National Park near Gardiner, Montana. 

    MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY – Preliminary results from the necropsy of the Canyon Pack alpha female wolf showed that she suffered from a gunshot wound. Hikers discovered the mortally wounded wolf April 11, 2017, inside Yellowstone National Park near Gardiner, Montana. 

  • Oval Office meeting with Russian officials raises questions

    Oval Office meeting with Russian officials raises questions

    Thursday, May 11 2017 7:01 PM EDT2017-05-11 23:01:20 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) - The White House is facing criticism for a possible security breach after it allowed a Russian news service photographer into the Oval Office to snap photos of President Donald Trump and a pair of top Russian officials.

    NEW YORK (AP) - The White House is facing criticism for a possible security breach after it allowed a Russian news service photographer into the Oval Office to snap photos of President Donald Trump and a pair of top Russian officials.

  • Man attacked by grizzly bear in northwestern Wyoming

    Man attacked by grizzly bear in northwestern Wyoming

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:56 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:56:25 GMT

    CODY, Wyo. (AP) - A man was attacked and injured by a grizzly bear while searching for antlers shed by deer and elk in northwestern Wyoming, near Cody.

    CODY, Wyo. (AP) - A man was attacked and injured by a grizzly bear while searching for antlers shed by deer and elk in northwestern Wyoming, near Cody.

  • 120th UM Commencement to Honor George Dennison

    120th UM Commencement to Honor George Dennison

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:42 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:42:36 GMT

    Saturday’s commencement will include a special opportunity for graduates, alumni, and faculty to honor the late George Dennison

    Saturday’s commencement will include a special opportunity for graduates, alumni, and faculty to honor the late George Dennison

  • Audit questions use of federal funds at Fort Belknap

    Audit questions use of federal funds at Fort Belknap

    Thursday, May 11 2017 5:43 PM EDT2017-05-11 21:43:26 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - U.S. Department of Justice officials say a new audit has uncovered problems with how the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation managed $2.3 million in federal grants intended to address violence against women, substance abuse and tribal justice.

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - U.S. Department of Justice officials say a new audit has uncovered problems with how the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation managed $2.3 million in federal grants intended to address violence against women, substance abuse and tribal justice.

  • Bullock vetoes 10 more bills, including water well measure

    Bullock vetoes 10 more bills, including water well measure

    Thursday, May 11 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-05-11 21:41:46 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana Gov. Steve Bullock vetoed 10 more bills Thursday, including one that would have allowed residential subdivision developers to resume drilling multiple small water wells from the same water source without a permit.

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana Gov. Steve Bullock vetoed 10 more bills Thursday, including one that would have allowed residential subdivision developers to resume drilling multiple small water wells from the same water source without a permit.

  • Lawn care scam in Gallatin County

    Lawn care scam in Gallatin County

    Thursday, May 11 2017 2:09 PM EDT2017-05-11 18:09:25 GMT

    The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office and the Bozeman Police Department are jointly investigating numerous reports of a lawn care scam. Reports of a Western Lawn Care also reported as Western Slope Lawn Care with a fraudulent address in Belgrade are distributing flyers and conducting door-to-door sales for lawn services. 

    The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office and the Bozeman Police Department are jointly investigating numerous reports of a lawn care scam. Reports of a Western Lawn Care also reported as Western Slope Lawn Care with a fraudulent address in Belgrade are distributing flyers and conducting door-to-door sales for lawn services. 

  • GOP concerns on Trump and Comey pose threat to their agenda

    GOP concerns on Trump and Comey pose threat to their agenda

    Thursday, May 11 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-05-11 17:22:51 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Several Republican senators are questioning the timing of President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Several Republican senators are questioning the timing of President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey.

  • Truck stolen overnight in Kalispell

    Truck stolen overnight in Kalispell

    Thursday, May 11 2017 12:37 PM EDT2017-05-11 16:37:23 GMT

    Kalispell law enforcement received a report of a stolen Ford truck. The description given is of a '99 F350 Black 4-door Ford with a custom flatbed.  

    Kalispell law enforcement received a report of a stolen Ford truck. The description given is of a '99 F350 Black 4-door Ford with a custom flatbed.  

  • Archery world record elk on display in Missoula

    Archery world record elk on display in Missoula

    Thursday, May 11 2017 10:18 AM EDT2017-05-11 14:18:46 GMT

    It was the shot heard 'round Montana. Many remember when the archery world-record elk was killed right in Montana's own backyard. Pictures couldn't do it justice, but now you can see it in person at the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Last September, Seeley Lake resident Steve Felix shot the the bull while on a solo hunt. 

    It was the shot heard 'round Montana. Many remember when the archery world-record elk was killed right in Montana's own backyard. Pictures couldn't do it justice, but now you can see it in person at the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Last September, Seeley Lake resident Steve Felix shot the the bull while on a solo hunt. 

  • Field of Vision: Loyola softball player Molly Miltko

    Field of Vision: Loyola softball player Molly Miltko

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-05-11 03:43:40 GMT

    April 20th 2016 was just a routine practice for the Loyola softball team.  “We were just playing go home, you know make the play at home, we hit the ball at our shortstop and we train the kids if you don’t make the play just go to one,” said Loyola Head Coach Troy Waters.

    April 20th 2016 was just a routine practice for the Loyola softball team.  “We were just playing go home, you know make the play at home, we hit the ball at our shortstop and we train the kids if you don’t make the play just go to one,” said Loyola Head Coach Troy Waters.

  • Survival tips, for hiking the backcountry

    Survival tips, for hiking the backcountry

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 11:20 PM EDT2017-05-11 03:20:02 GMT
    Pam McCutcheon, an outdoor enthusiast, tells us the two most important tips when exploring the backcountry are, don't hike alone, And make sure you let someone know where you are going. Losing all sense of direction while exploring the backcountry can be a very frightening situation. 23-year-old Madeline Connelly set out for a hike in the great bear wilderness on Thursday, May 4th, alone, with no food and water, and then she found herself lost. Pam McCutcheon is a survival expert ...
    Pam McCutcheon, an outdoor enthusiast, tells us the two most important tips when exploring the backcountry are, don't hike alone, And make sure you let someone know where you are going. Losing all sense of direction while exploring the backcountry can be a very frightening situation. 23-year-old Madeline Connelly set out for a hike in the great bear wilderness on Thursday, May 4th, alone, with no food and water, and then she found herself lost. Pam McCutcheon is a survival expert ...
  • Hometown Proud Day Three at Elk Ridge Brewery Company

    Hometown Proud Day Three at Elk Ridge Brewery Company

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 9:27 PM EDT2017-05-11 01:27:35 GMT

    During hometown proud this week, ABC FOX Montana visited Elk Ridge Brewery Company that's been in the making for a few years now. 

    During hometown proud this week, ABC FOX Montana visited Elk Ridge Brewery Company that's been in the making for a few years now. 

  • Madeline Connelly found just 5 miles from her car

    Madeline Connelly found just 5 miles from her car

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 7:48 PM EDT2017-05-10 23:48:48 GMT

    More information has been revealed by the Flathead Sheriff's Office following the rescue of Madeline Connelly.  

    More information has been revealed by the Flathead Sheriff's Office following the rescue of Madeline Connelly.  A Glacier National Park trail crew who was participating in the search found Connelly in the Spruce Creek drainage off the east side of the Middle Fork of the Flathead River, about 5 miles from her vehicle.

  • Options for truly independent Russia probe are limited

    Options for truly independent Russia probe are limited

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 6:37 PM EDT2017-05-10 22:37:07 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats' calls for an independent prosecutor to lead the investigation into Trump campaign contacts with Russia grew louder Wednesday in the aftermath of the FBI director's ouster, but the options for an independent probe remain limited, and the only current avenue for such an appointment is in the hands of the Justice Department.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats' calls for an independent prosecutor to lead the investigation into Trump campaign contacts with Russia grew louder Wednesday in the aftermath of the FBI director's ouster, but the options for an independent probe remain limited, and the only current avenue for such an appointment is in the hands of the Justice Department.

  • WATCH: Rescue of missing hiker by Two Bear Air

    WATCH: Rescue of missing hiker by Two Bear Air

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 5:38 PM EDT2017-05-10 21:38:03 GMT

    Two Bear Air has released video of the moments that 25 year old Madeline Connelly was rescued. Connelly went missing on May 4th but was found alive after an extensive search effort on Wednesday May 10th. We learned her dog Mogi is also safe. 

    Two Bear Air has released video of the moments that 25 year old Madeline Connelly was rescued. Connelly went missing on May 4th but was found alive after an extensive search effort on Wednesday May 10th. We learned her dog Mogi is also safe. 

  • Former Bobcat Martrel Johnson desperately searching for new heart, kidney

    Former Bobcat Martrel Johnson desperately searching for new heart, kidney

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 1:55 PM EDT2017-05-10 17:55:49 GMT

    It's a bright, sunny day in Bozeman as Martrel Johnson is out with his dog, Piper. He has a calm exterior demeanor, but the one-time Montana State basketball player is now in desperate need of heart and kidney transplants.

    It's a bright, sunny day in Bozeman as Martrel Johnson is out with his dog, Piper. He has a calm exterior demeanor, but the one-time Montana State basketball player is now in desperate need of heart and kidney transplants.

  • Quist has ties to rental property not on state tax rolls

    Quist has ties to rental property not on state tax rolls

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 1:17 PM EDT2017-05-10 17:17:50 GMT

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Montana's Democratic U.S. House candidate has ties to a rental property not listed on state tax rolls. 

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Montana's Democratic U.S. House candidate has ties to a rental property not listed on state tax rolls. 

  • Suspect handed two concealed weapons charges

    Suspect handed two concealed weapons charges

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 1:07 PM EDT2017-05-10 17:07:40 GMT

    Working with the Bozeman Police Department, the Gallatin County Deputy Sheriff was watching the perimeter of a house in anticipation of a search warrant.

    Working with the Bozeman Police Department, the Gallatin County Deputy Sheriff was watching the perimeter of a house in anticipation of a search warrant.

  • Stolen vehicle involved in high speed chase

    Stolen vehicle involved in high speed chase

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-05-10 17:05:26 GMT

    While on duty, a Bozeman officer was working a stolen vehicle case when he saw the car, a white Chevy Cruz, travel through a stop sign at S. 20th and W. Koch.  The vehicle took off northbound on S. 20th when the officer activated emergency lights and sirens. 

    While on duty, a Bozeman officer was working a stolen vehicle case when he saw the car, a white Chevy Cruz, travel through a stop sign at S. 20th and W. Koch.  The vehicle took off northbound on S. 20th when the officer activated emergency lights and sirens. 

  • Visitor restrictions lifted at Bozeman health Deaconess Hospital

    Visitor restrictions lifted at Bozeman health Deaconess Hospital

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 1:04 PM EDT2017-05-10 17:04:33 GMT

    Throughout the past three weeks, Bozeman Health has seen a significant decrease in the number of influenza cases. Effective immediately, visitor restrictions at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital have been lifted.

    Throughout the past three weeks, Bozeman Health has seen a significant decrease in the number of influenza cases. Effective immediately, visitor restrictions at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital have been lifted.

  • Battleground counties that can break or make a candidate for special elections

    Battleground counties that can break or make a candidate for special elections

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-05-10 03:46:22 GMT

    ABC FOX Montana is your hometown election headquarters and we are watching the race for congress closely in four particular Montana counties. So are the campaign teams for republican Greg Gianforte and democrat Rob Quist  ABC FOX Montana asked our political analyst to help us break down what battleground counties could present political either an upset or a solid win.  In Montana, battleground counties are up for grabs in the race for congress and the polls hang pretty cl...

    ABC FOX Montana is your hometown election headquarters and we are watching the race for congress closely in four particular Montana counties. So are the campaign teams for republican Greg Gianforte and democrat Rob Quist  ABC FOX Montana asked our political analyst to help us break down what battleground counties could present political either an upset or a solid win.  In Montana, battleground counties are up for grabs in the race for congress and the polls hang pretty cl...

  • Hometown Proud continues at the historic Grant-Kohrs Ranch

    Hometown Proud continues at the historic Grant-Kohrs Ranch

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 10:49 PM EDT2017-05-10 02:49:27 GMT

    ABC FOX Montana visited Grant-Kohrs Ranch in Deer Lodge as a part of Hometown Proud this week.   

    ABC FOX Montana visited Grant-Kohrs Ranch in Deer Lodge as a part of Hometown Proud this week.   

  • Potential flooding this weekend for the Gallatin and Flathead Rivers

    Potential flooding this weekend for the Gallatin and Flathead Rivers

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 10:09 PM EDT2017-05-10 02:09:38 GMT

    This weekend is there are a couple places to be on the lookout for flooding. The Flathead and Gallatin Rivers are particularly threatened. 

    This weekend is there are a couple places to be on the lookout for flooding. The Flathead and Gallatin Rivers are particularly threatened. 

  • Looking back at the fall of Missoula's Merc

    Looking back at the fall of Missoula's Merc

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 10:03 PM EDT2017-05-10 02:03:56 GMT

    With the building now fully demolished, take a look at how the demolition of Missoula's Mercantile building came about

    With the building now fully demolished, take a look at how the demolition of Missoula's Mercantile building came about

  • Social media's impact on Montana Special Election

    Social media's impact on Montana Special Election

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 9:02 PM EDT2017-05-10 01:02:01 GMT

    As political advertisements become more prominent on social media, ad campaigns aim at specific audiences

    As political advertisements become more prominent on social media, ad campaigns aim at specific audiences

  • Sammy Evans: Jumping to new heights

    Sammy Evans: Jumping to new heights

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 8:11 PM EDT2017-05-10 00:11:41 GMT
    Coming out of Class A Havre, Montana track athlete Sammy Evans only had two division one scholarship offers. “There were definitely a lot of people that looked at me and said she is alright, there are a lot of things she does that are messy, including her running,” said Evans. One of the people who thought she was messy was her future coach Brian Schweyen. “Average, she was an average track athlete out of high school for sure,” said Schweyen. Even Evans hig...
    Coming out of Class A Havre, Montana track athlete Sammy Evans only had two division one scholarship offers. “There were definitely a lot of people that looked at me and said she is alright, there are a lot of things she does that are messy, including her running,” said Evans. One of the people who thought she was messy was her future coach Brian Schweyen. “Average, she was an average track athlete out of high school for sure,” said Schweyen. Even Evans hig...
  • Quist response to Gianforte: "I'm just focused on the issues facing the people of Montana"

    Quist response to Gianforte: "I'm just focused on the issues facing the people of Montana"

    Thursday, May 25 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-05-25 04:46:18 GMT

    Democratic candidate Rob Quist chose to defer most of the questions and comments about Gianforte to Gallatin County law enforcement, saying "it's not for me to judge."

    Democratic candidate Rob Quist chose to defer most of the questions and comments about Gianforte to Gallatin County law enforcement, saying "it's not for me to judge."

  • Gianforte's campaign responds to assault allegations

    Gianforte's campaign responds to assault allegations

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 9:20 PM EDT2017-05-25 01:20:07 GMT

    After a Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs alleged that congressional candidate Greg Gianforte assaulted him, Gianforte's team has released a statement blaming the altercation on the reporter. 

    After a Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs alleged that congressional candidate Greg Gianforte assaulted him, Gianforte's team has released a statement blaming the altercation on the reporter. 

  • Deputy Moore remembered as loving father, friend, husband

    Deputy Moore remembered as loving father, friend, husband

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 8:37 AM EDT2017-05-24 12:37:12 GMT

    If one thing is evident about the life of Broadwater Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore it's that he embraced faith and love. A faithful servant to God, a loving father to his three children, a loyal husband and a dedicated deputy and volunteer firefighter, loved ones describe Deputy Moore as having a calling to help others.

    If one thing is evident about the life of Broadwater Sheriff's Deputy Mason Moore it's that he embraced faith and love. A faithful servant to God, a loving father to his three children, a loyal husband and a dedicated deputy and volunteer firefighter, loved ones describe Deputy Moore as having a calling to help others.

  • Hundreds already planning to attend ceremony for Deputy Mason Moore

    Hundreds already planning to attend ceremony for Deputy Mason Moore

    Sunday, May 21 2017 10:25 PM EDT2017-05-22 02:25:24 GMT

    As of Sunday, there are 71 agencies from four states and nearly 500 personnel preparing to honor Deputy Moore and his family.

    As of Sunday, there are 71 agencies from four states and nearly 500 personnel preparing to honor Deputy Moore and his family.

  • 41st Annual Maggotfest could be biggest ever

    41st Annual Maggotfest could be biggest ever

    Sunday, May 21 2017 10:15 PM EDT2017-05-22 02:15:53 GMT

    Less than a month after the park opened, the 41st Annual Maggotfest welcomed more than 48 teams worth of rugby players to Missoula

    Less than a month after the park opened, the 41st Annual Maggotfest welcomed more than 48 teams worth of rugby players to Missoula

  • Fire experts offer warning, advice to avoid grill fires at home

    Fire experts offer warning, advice to avoid grill fires at home

    Sunday, May 21 2017 9:45 PM EDT2017-05-22 01:45:13 GMT

    The National Fire Protection Association reports an average of 8,900 home fires occur each year involving grills

    The National Fire Protection Association reports an average of 8,900 home fires occur each year involving grills

  • In Butte: Quist, Sanders focus campaign on health care reform

    In Butte: Quist, Sanders focus campaign on health care reform

    Saturday, May 20 2017 8:35 PM EDT2017-05-21 00:35:46 GMT

    Having previously rallied in Missoula today, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and Congressional candidate Rob Quist headed to Butte for their second destination.  

    Having previously rallied in Missoula today, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and Congressional candidate Rob Quist headed to Butte for their second destination.  

  • Viral video could pay for your vacation

    Viral video could pay for your vacation

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-05-17 15:08:51 GMT

    In 2016, Americans spent $457 billion on vacations. One index reports the average vacation costs about $1,600. Wouldn't it be great if that vacation could pay for itself? 

    In 2016, Americans spent $457 billion on vacations. One index reports the average vacation costs about $1,600. Wouldn't it be great if that vacation could pay for itself? 

  • What’s next for Lloyd and Marshall Barrus

    What’s next for Lloyd and Marshall Barrus

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 1:53 AM EDT2017-05-17 05:53:49 GMT

    A look at what lies ahead for the two alleged suspects in Tuesday's fatal shooting and car chase

    A look at what lies ahead for the two alleged suspects in Tuesday's fatal shooting and car chase

  • Patrol car towed away from crime scene, I-90 still closed

    Patrol car towed away from crime scene, I-90 still closed

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 6:42 PM EDT2017-05-16 22:42:06 GMT

    Authorities investigating the scene where a Broadwater County Sheriff’s Office was allegedly shot and killed early Tuesday morning,

    Authorities investigating the scene where a Broadwater County Sheriff’s Office was allegedly shot and killed early Tuesday morning,

  • UPDATE: Father and son suspected in Montana deadly officer shooting

    UPDATE: Father and son suspected in Montana deadly officer shooting

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-05-16 19:01:49 GMT

    Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin confirms on air with ABC FOX Montana, KFBB and KULR that the suspects in the deadly officer involved shooting is a father and son duo.

    Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin confirms on air with ABC FOX Montana, KFBB and KULR that the suspects in the deadly officer involved shooting is a father and son duo.

  • Hundreds preserve a piece of the Merc during Brick Giveaway

    Hundreds preserve a piece of the Merc during Brick Giveaway

    Sunday, May 14 2017 11:04 PM EDT2017-05-15 03:04:37 GMT

    The Old Mercantile Brick Giveaway gave Missoula's Merc fans a chance to keep a piece for themselves

    The Old Mercantile Brick Giveaway gave Missoula's Merc fans a chance to keep a piece for themselves

  • Kyle Petty leading 200 bikers across Montana for charity

    Kyle Petty leading 200 bikers across Montana for charity

    Sunday, May 14 2017 10:50 PM EDT2017-05-15 02:50:53 GMT

    Kyle Petty, among other sporting legends, are biking through Treasure State scenery, in support of the charity Victory Junction

    Kyle Petty, among other sporting legends, are biking through Treasure State scenery, in support of the charity Victory Junction

  • Sheriff's Office host aquatic investigating course

    Sheriff's Office host aquatic investigating course

    Saturday, May 13 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-05-13 23:41:10 GMT

     Aquatic Death and Homicidal Drowning is the newest course that the Sheriff's Office is hosting. 

     Aquatic Death and Homicidal Drowning is the newest course that the Sheriff's Office is hosting. 

  • Appraisers from the Antiques Roadshow search for treasures in Bozeman

    Appraisers from the Antiques Roadshow search for treasures in Bozeman

    Saturday, May 13 2017 5:08 PM EDT2017-05-13 21:08:21 GMT

    Appraisers from the Antiques Roadshow came to the Gallatin History Museum Saturday, to appraise treasures found here in the Gallatin Valley. 

    Appraisers from the Antiques Roadshow came to the Gallatin History Museum Saturday, to appraise treasures found here in the Gallatin Valley. 

  • Zinke, Daines to join VP Pence in Billings Friday for campaign rally

    Zinke, Daines to join VP Pence in Billings Friday for campaign rally

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-05-11 03:13:56 GMT

    Vice President Mike Pence will be in the Magic City Friday to campaign for U.S. House candidate Greg Gianforte, according to the Gianforte campaign office.

    Vice President Mike Pence will be in the Magic City Friday to campaign for U.S. House candidate Greg Gianforte, according to the Gianforte campaign office.

  • Lost in the Wilderness: Madeline Connelly recounts her 6 day survival

    Lost in the Wilderness: Madeline Connelly recounts her 6 day survival

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 7:34 PM EDT2017-05-10 23:34:22 GMT

    Standing between both parents, Madeline Connelly recounts how six days passed while lost in the Great Bear Wilderness.

    Standing between both parents, Madeline Connelly recounts how six days passed while lost in the Great Bear Wilderness.

  • Is your farmers market fresh or false?

    Is your farmers market fresh or false?

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-05-10 21:50:46 GMT

    May brings farmers markets back outdoors in major cities across the country, and more and more families participating in this 'farm to fork' economy.

    May brings farmers markets back outdoors in major cities across the country, and more and more families participating in this 'farm to fork' economy.