As warm weather becomes more prevalent, more people are out and about doing outside activities. However, this warm weather, paired with spring showers causes concern for Musselshell County DES Coordinator Jeff Gates. Gates says the spring showers, along with the snow pack melting has DES keeping a close eye on the river levels. Business owner Leslie Clark says she won't
80 percent of Montanans over the age of 18 are registered organ donors, according to Penny Clifton with donate life council. Clifton says that is the highest number in the nation. Despite that impressive statistic, the need for healthy organs always seems to outpace the supply. 250 to 300 Montanans are waiting for an organ donation. Stefeni Freese's 16 year-old
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A Bozeman woman has been sentenced to five years' probation for abusing the partially paralyzed 63-year-old man who hired her to care for him. Elsie Evans McEntire previously pleaded no contest to felony elder abuse. The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports ( http://bit.ly/1rkg38p ) District Judge Holly Brown sentenced the 53-year-old McEntire Tuesday. Brown also ordered McEntire
PABLO, Mont. (AP) - An electronics manufacturing company owned by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes has signed a $1.8 million contract to help produce a missile-detection system used by military helicopters. S&K Electronics signed the contract with global military contractor BAE Systems in Pablo Tuesday. The Missoulian reports ( http://bit.ly/1nGm4u80 ) BAE produces an infrared detection system called the
His art was featured in national magazines. He was recognized as one of the great mid century abstract expressionists, but better known as a western artist. Harry Jackson live and died in Cody, Wyoming. His huge collection may leave the cowboy state soon. A large framed modern art piece is a famous piece by Harry Jackson. So is a bronze
The Lone Ranger's gun is in Cody now. It's not the Lone Ranger who rode with Johnny Depp as Tonto. This gun belonged to the 1950's Lone Ranger. The Cody Firearms Museum put the Masked Man's pistol on display with several other western television and movie weapons. Assistant Curator Ashley Hlebinsky says it belonged to the second actor who played
Officials in the Washington county where a deadly mudslide struck last month are set to introduce an ordinance Wednesday that would put an emergency moratorium on new construction in landslide-prone areas.The development ban in Snohomish County would last for six months.
Newly published photos show what could be the footprints of the California teenager who climbed into the wheel well of a Boeing 767 and survived a flight across the ocean to Hawaii.