Gut-Behrami ends 2-year wait for win in a World Cup downhill

CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) — Lara Gut-Behrami won a World Cup downhill race on Friday for her first victory in more...
11:21 21 February 2022

No sanctions for Montana lawmaker over socialism comments

HELENA, Mont. — The speaker of the Montana House conceded Wednesday that the Legislature will likely do nothing to sanction a Republican state represe...
20:12 5 February 2022

Montana lawmaker rejects resigning over socialism comments

HELENA, Mont. — A Montana lawmaker on Monday rejected legislative leaders' call for his resignation over his assertion that the U.S. Constitution allo...
16:27 4 February 2022

49ers’ great turnaround season pulls up short in Super Bowl

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The San Francisco 49ers' remarkable turnaround ended up just a few minutes shy of a Super Bowl title.
17:17 3 February 2022

3 Americans killed in Australia all had military backgrounds

DENVER — Growing up in a small rural community on Colorado's plains, Ian McBeth went to work as a ranch hand in neighboring Nebraska at 14 and was a s...
23:35 24 January 2022

Trump administration approves Keystone pipeline on US land

BILLINGS, Mont. — The Trump administration on Wednesday approved a right-of-way allowing the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline to be built across U.S. la...
20:27 22 January 2022

Supreme Court seems favorable to religious education funding

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court's conservative majority appeared ready Wednesday to reinvigorate a Montana scholarship program that could make it easie...
16:53 22 January 2022

Court reverses $35M verdict against Jehovah’s Witnesses

HELENA, Mont. — The Montana Supreme Court on Wednesday reversed a $35 million judgment against the Jehovah's Witnesses for not reporting a girl's sexu...
3:06 9 January 2022

US astronaut sets record for longest spaceflight by a woman

A U.S. astronaut set a record Saturday for the longest single spaceflight by a woman, breaking the old mark of 288 days with about two months left in ...
17:16 28 December 2022

Brady, Favre, Montana, Manning among All-Time Team QBs

You have first pick for the NFL's All-Time Team's quarterback. The 10 possibilities are Joe Montana, Tom Brady, Johnny Unitas, Otto Graham, Sammy Baug...
2:51 28 December 2022

Native tribe recognized by US government after long fight

An American Indian tribe whose members were scattered after being denied a homeland more than a century ago has been formally recognized by the U.S. g...
17:45 21 December 2021

Montana vape shop turns to home kits to dodge flavored ban

HELENA, Mont. — A Montana vape store chain has announced plans to offer customers do-it-yourself vaping kits to combat the state's new temporary ban o...
20:56 20 December 2021

NDSU, NAU, Illinois St put players on FCS All-America Team

Defending national champion North Dakota State placed two players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team and five players overall on the t...
18:01 17 December 2021

Bullock becomes 3rd governor to drop presidential campaign

HELENA, Mont. — Montana Gov. Steve Bullock ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday, becoming the third Western governor boasting executive e...
18:05 2 December 2021

Attorney general unveils plan on missing Native Americans

PABLO, Mont. — Attorney General William Barr announced a nationwide plan Friday to address the crisis of missing and slain Native American women as co...
22:43 22 November 2021

Tribe members: Ancient bison kill site desecrated by mining

SARPY CREEK, Montana — When a coal company contractor working under federal oversight used a backhoe to dig up one of the largest known Native America...
17:58 9 November 2021

Millions at stake in dinosaur fight: Are fossils minerals?

HELENA, Mont. — The discovery of two fossilized dinosaur skeletons intertwined in what looks like a final death match could make a Montana ranching co...
21:06 7 November 2021

49ers eye 7-0 start, with streaking Panthers in way

Joe Montana was throwing passes to Jerry Rice the last time the San Francisco 49ers were 7-0 to start a season.
17:21 26 October 2021

Jamaican citizens sue exclusive Yellowstone Club over wages

HELENA, Mont. — Five Jamaican citizens who were recruited to work at a Montana ski resort for the ultra-rich just north of Yellowstone National Park s...
14:58 23 October 2021