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An 8-year-old western Montana boy who spent about an hour buried in the snow after a deadly avalanche roared into his backyard says he tried to "lick and bite" his way out before becoming tired and falling asleep.
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The inaugural Montana Flute Festival this weekend celebrates the diversity of the instrument through performances and workshops.
A 24-year-old Butte man died after a sport utility vehicle went off the road, down an embankment and landed upside down in a meat packing company's sewage pond on the western edge of the city.
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A Montana couple faces charges for allegedly letting a 2-year-old boy smoke marijuana.
Some 136 Montana high school sophomores and juniors interested in careers in health care will get a closer look at their options at a special one-week summer program to be held at four college campuses in the state this summer.
Wayne Shipley returned to Chesapeake Arts Center last weekend to host the premiere of his second independent Western film, "Day of the Gun."
Mike Frederick with the City of Livingston works to remove sediment from the Livingston Ditch as flooding water flows in from the alley between North Seventh and Eighth streets Thursday, March 6, 2014 in Livingston, Mont.
Lundstrom specializes in providing employee healthcare benefit solutions and will be focusing on large employers and school sponsored plans throughout "The irony is that many employers are being advised to avoid Obamacare, but we have found that the law can be used to their own advantage, saving them needed budget dollars," said Lundstrom.
"The legitimate object of government, is to do for a community of people, whatever they need to have done, but cannot do, at all, or cannot do, so well, for themselves - in their separate and individual capacities."
On March 5th 2009, a massive gas line exploded destroying the 200 block of Main Street between Rouse and Bozeman just after eight a.m. The explosion took the life of Tara Reistad Bowman, who was working at Montana Trails Gallery.
Gallatin County Sheriff's Department says the man who escaped from the Law and Justice Center will return to Bozeman sometime this month.
With the departure of Senator Baucus from the Senate, Montana's longest serving statewide elected official is Ed Smith.
A Blackfeet tribal member carrying a bison heart in a plastic bag was stopped outside Gov. Steve Bullock's office in the Montana Capitol.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday afternoon passed the North Fork Watershed Protection Act, sending the bill to the Senate for approval.