Dec 17, 2012
In brief: Body found in Ponderay woods - Mon, 17 Dec 2012 PST
The Ponderay Police Department told the Coeur d'Alene Press the body was found Saturday and an autopsy will be scheduled.
Snowmobiler dies after hitting chain across road
Authorities in western Montana say a snowmobiler has died after running into a chain strung across a road in hills northeast of Helmville.
Montana Budget Surplus $268M Above Estimates
Montana's preliminary general fund balance at the end of June was $457.1 million - about $268 million more than the 2011 Legislature projected when it developed its two-year budget, the legislature's chief revenue forecaster said.
BLM Plans Prescribed Burns Near Ovando and Helmville
MISSOULA As the Bureau of Land Management's Missoula Field Office prepares for several prescribed burns this spring, smoke may be visible during the next three months in the mountains south of Ovando and west of Helmville.