Montana's largest coal mine has been indefinitely shuttered by its new owners from the Navajo Nation in a dispute over whether it should be immune from some environmental regulations.
Montana Sen. Jon Tester will hold a town hall in Butte at noon Friday.
A survey released this month says one in five state employees in Montana are aware of unintentional, thoughtless or careless expenses squandering government resources.
A major power outage has affected at least 12,000 customers throughout Montana's capital city, and a utility is blaming the incident on transmission issues.
A Missoula-based fire aviation company is helping battle a massive wildfire in the heart of Northern California wine country.
A north-central Montana school counselor has denied charges that allege he traded naked photos with a 13-year-old girl from Glacier County.
The reconstruction of the Sperry Chalet in Glacier National Park is nearly complete after two seasons of work.