• Turbulence hurts several aboard Colo.-Mont. flight

    2/18/14 6:18 PM

    Severe turbulence during a United Airlines flight from Denver to Billings, Mont., sent five people to hospitals in Montana on Monday, an airline official said.

  • Dangerous cold temperatures descend into U.S.

    1/6/14 10:44 AM

    Brutal cold has prompted officials to close schools today in Chicago and other Midwestern cities, and more than 400 flights have been canceled today at Chicago's airports.


  • Road kill app coming in Montana

    10/10/13 6:36 AM

    Salvaging roadkill for the dinner table is not only legal starting this month in Montana, but state officials plan to let drivers who accidentally kill big game to simply print out permits at home that allow them to harvest the meat.

  • Stacey Rambold to be released from prison

    9/26/13 9:21 AM

    It's release day for a former Montana high school teacher whose prison sentence for raping a 14-year-old student drew protests for being too lenient. Fifty-four-year-old Stacey Rambold served 30 days for the 2007 crime.

  • Judge G. Todd Baugh seeks to reverse 30-day rape sentence, likely can't

    9/6/13 11:44 AM

    U.S. District Judge G. Todd Baugh wants to sentence a man convicted of raping a 14-year-old girl in Montana to two years instead of his original 30-day penalty. That likely won't be allowed, though.

  • Laurence Alan Stewart sentenced to life in prison

    6/21/13 11:39 AM Comment

    District Judge Dirk Sandefur in Great Falls followed the recommendation of Cascade County Attorney John Parker in handing down the life sentence on Laurence Alan Stewart II.

  • Max Baucus to retire

    4/23/13 11:34 AM Comment

    The 72-year-old Democrat has served six terms. He helped steer President Barack Obama's ambitious health care overhaul into law in 2010 but more recently broke with the president on gun control legislation.

  • KRTV hackers broadcast zombie warning (video)

    2/13/13 6:53 PM Comment

    KRTV says on its website the hackers broadcast that "dead bodies are rising from their graves" in several Montana counties.