Judge G. Todd Baugh made national headlines last year for his comments about a 14-year-old rape victim and the lenient sentencing of her rapist. He received a lifetime achievement award from the Yellowstone Area Bar Association, but the award was met with much protest. KULR-8'S Cornelius Hocker was there for the protest. He tells us what the Montana Chapter of
Sgt. Jason Gartner with the Billings Police Department said a 5-year-old boy reported missing earlier Friday evening, was found in a culvert near the 3000 block of Placer Drive. Emergency crews performed CPR on the boy before he was transported to St. Vincent Healthcare, where he was pronounced dead. The identity of the boy hasn't been released. They are working
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Health insurers selling individual policies on Montana's Affordable Care Act marketplace say rate increases are likely next year. The Missoulian ( http://tinyurl.com/o2ww2nb ) reports companies are now filing requests for higher rates. Montana's insurance regulator, state Auditor Monica Lindeen, said Friday that her office has just begun reviewing the requests and that she'll likely object to
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - State officials in Montana and Massachusetts have joined forces in an attempt to void a new federal rule for small public investment offerings. Lawsuits by Montana's commissioner of securities and insurance Massachusetts's secretary of state against the Securities and Exchange Commission were consolidated on Wednesday. The SEC decided in March to divide certain public investment offerings
A baby golden eagle is recovering in Cody thanks to a woman who has been saving injured raptors for almost thirty years. KULR-8's Penny Preston explains that the job of saving birds is more complicated than you'd think. It's a face only a mother could love. But, this month old golden eagle chick doesn't have a mother anymore. She fell
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming officials say they're disappointed with water quality regulations the federal government released Wednesday. The final rules EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy announced would extend federal authority over smaller waterways. The rules face opposition from farmers and ranchers who say they would extend federal influence over private property. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead and members of the state's
Storms were set to sweep into the rain-soaked Dallas-Fort Worth area early Saturday, capping off a week of wild weather for the whole region.
A standoff between law enforcement and an armed suspect at the Chosen Few Motorcycle Club continued for hours Saturday morning.