The Environmental Protection Agency announces national standards for coal ash storage. The EPA did not declare coal ash as a hazardous material. PPL Montana managers say they are glad coal ash was not classified as hazardous waste. Coal ash is created by coal-burning power plants. PPL Montana director of external affairs, David Hoffman, says a lot of coal ash is
The Montana National Guard brings its inflatable obstacle course to Billings Central High School for the school's PE classes. PE and health instructor Tyson Byers says he's invited guardsmen to other schools on the last day before break. He says the students are so excited to be done with school that it's hard to focus. Using the inflatable obstacle course
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Attorneys for jailed real estate mogul Tim Blixseth have filed an emergency motion seeking to have him released. The filing came a day after the judge ordered Blixseth incarcerated until he accounts for millions of dollars owed to his creditors. Blixseth's attorney asked for a five-day stay on that order so his client can obtain documents
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - Bob Stitt has been formally introduced as the 36th head football coach at Montana. The 50-year-old Stitt met with media and fans for the first time Friday in Missoula after he was announced as the next Grizzly coach on Tuesday. Stitt comes to Montana from the Colorado School of Mines, where he has been head coach
Hells Angels are not angels. They are members of a worldwide biker club that has been associated with criminal activity in the past, but the aftermath of their national run in Cody last week is shocking. Saturday night Harleys could be heard all over town. A street dance drew a little attention, but days after most of the Hells Angels
The world’s authority on Yellowstone’s Super Volcano says it’s more than twice as big as scientists once thought. Does that mean it’s more likely to blow up soon? Penny Preston found Dr. Robert Smith at his home near Grand Teton, and found the answer. Millions of people visit Yellowstone each year to see its geysers, fumeroles, hot springs, and mud
Faced with a fixed income and constantly rising cost of living, many seniors now spend their "golden years" fending off debt collectors.
It's not yet clear what questions Jose Ramos might ultimately be asked or have to answer in the trial stemming from Etan Patz's disappearance.