Montana

Historic Montana restaurant goes up in flames

Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>><p>Updated:Monday, December 18 2017 6:43 AM EST2017-12-18 11:43:07 GMT<p>Police say a 22-year-old woman found …

Atlanta: Hundreds of flights canceled Monday in power outage fallout

CLOSE<p>Georgia Power announced early Monday that power is fully restored to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International, the world's busiest airport. More …

Aviation

University of Montana prepares to launch Big Sky Poll

The University of Montana is launching a statewide Big Sky Poll in order to provide high-quality public opinion data.<p>The project of the UM Social …

Education

From campaign controversies to the body slam: A year in Montana politics

Dec 9, 2017<p>The Trump administration is engaging with a Montana tribe over the creation of a new national monument next to its reservation, even as …

Government

Detox: SubSurface Episode 5

Welcome to the fifth and final episode of "SubSurface: Resisting Montana’s Underwater Invaders." Today we’re putting our producer Nicky Ouellet in …

Fishing

5 things you need to know Monday

GOP tax reform poised to pass this week<p>Republicans on Monday will look to put finishing touches on a bill that would overhaul the nation's tax system …

GMC Sierra

Project Lab: Solid wood fabric-storage shelves, in the style of Ana White

My wife loves to sew, but her fabric collection was becoming hard to handle. She needed a place to organize it.<p>Could I build her some shelves based …

County health board expands smoking ban

Come March 1, e-cigarettes will no longer be allowed inside public and commercial buildings in Yellowstone County.<p>Smokers will also not be allowed …

A Helena gem: Artist creations at the Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts

Sculpture<p>A post shared by Adam Field (@adamfieldpottery) on Dec 12, 2017 at 11:52pm PST<p>Exploration<p>A post shared by Jessie Pate (@jcpate12) on Nov 26, …

The eerie abandoned prison that once housed Wyoming's criminals

Prison

Naughty or nice? What Elf on the Shelf is up to in Montana

Santa is checking his list, and he's got helper elves all across Montana to report naughty and nice children. But the elves enjoy a little mischief …

naughty

Photographer Bronte Wittpenn's favorite photos of 2017

1 of 15<p>1<p>Buy Now<p>Senior's Garrison Poetzl<p>BRONTE WITTPENN, Gazette staff<br>• Nov 3, 2017<p>Billings Senior's Garrison Poetzl celebrates after the Broncs won in …

Remembering Carrie Fisher of "Star Wars," 1956-2016

Jan. 2, 1957<p>1958<p>Feb. 21, 1959<p>Feb. 27, 1959<p>Feb. 12, 1972<p>May 2, 1973<p>Jan. 13, 1977<p>Oct. 5, 1978<p>Nov. 13, 1978<p>March 7, 1980<p>May 23, 1980<p>April 24, 1981<p>March …

Entertainment

Gazette opinion: Billings council fumbles, can it recover?

How embarrassing. The Billings City Council’s months-long administrator search process ended Friday in failure.<p>The council set a tight timetable, …

Employment

Helena's Ty Erickson finishes 2nd in world steer wrestling finals as National Finals Rodeo closes

LAS VEGAS — Ty Erickson leaned against a large wooden box in the hallway of The Thomas Mack Center reviewing his fourth National Finals Rodeo.<p>As …

Both Hellgate Knights' swim teams cruise to victory at Missoula Meet

MISSOULA — A week after competing on one of the nation's largest stages, four members of the Hellgate Knights' swim team were back in action in …

Olympics

Bullock visits set of Kevin Costner's 'Yellowstone' TV show

CLOSE<p>Great Falls city manager, Greg Doyon has been selected as the top prospect to become the chief administrator for Montana's largest city.<p>HAMILTON …

South Dakota

Bill Speltz: Bobbyball, bruisers & the return of the all-weather Jeep at Montana

MISSOULA — It was eight years ago today.<p>December 17, 2009.<p>Coach Bobby Hauck was kind enough to grant this sports columnist access to interview six …

Big West

Montana Grizzlies seeking consistent intensity as UC Riverside visits, Big Sky play approaches

MISSOULA — Ahmaad Rorie and Bobby Moorehead were showing off their intense focus.<p>As assistant coach Jay Flores led a game of “Shaq says” — a …

College Basketball

The Rock explains why he wants to be president: 'To serve the people'

CLOSE<p>Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson did not rule out the idea of a presidential run when asked about it. Listen to his comments.<p>Dwayne Johnson, welcome to …

Movies

Historic items uncovered inside the Wyoming Capitol

Corinthian column<p>Opera house posters<p>Hidden door knob<p>Elevator panels<p>Stenciling<p>Elevator panels<p>Original ceiling height<p>Historic entrances<p>Engineer's …

Wyoming

Jordan Komac vs. Brent Tezak, CMR Holiday Wrestling Tourney

Get the news<p>Subscribe Today<p>Log In<p>Subscribed, but don't have a login?<p>Activate your digital access.<p>CLOSE<p>160-pound championship match between Jordan …

$8.9M cut to dental services will hit Montana's elderly, disabled hardest

Dentists around the state are concerned that $8.9 million in cuts to Medicaid dental services enacted during a special session of the Legislature …

Health Care

GALLERY: 40th Annual CMR Holiday Classic

Buy Photo<p>None<p>Michelle Tucker gives her son, Ricky Tucker, 7, wrestling pointers during quarterfinals of the 40th annual C.M. Russell Holiday Classic …

Christmas

SIGNING PERIOD CENTRAL: 16 Griz football prep commits prepare for the early signing period, different coach in Bobby Hauck

MISSOULA — Late November and early December were rocky times for the high school football players who'd already pledged their allegiance to Grizzly …

College & University

Icy roads block interstate near Columbus

A jack-knifed semi truck, multiple crashes and other wrecks caused headaches for travelers on Interstate 90 Saturday night.<p>Eastbound lanes were …

Wreath-laying ceremony honors veterans

The Yellowstone National Cemetery was one of thousands of sites across the country that honored the service of veterans Saturday as part of the …

U.S. Coast Guard

Children's remains found in Missoula may have Michigan connection

State police in Michigan are taking an active interest in the bone fragments and teeth of three children found in a Missoula shed.<p>Tanner, Alexander …

Crime

One killed, three injured in Butte crash

A 32-year-old man was killed and three were injured in a two-vehicle collision Butte’s busiest street late Friday night.<p>According to the Montana …

Every Star Wars movie, from first to worst

1. 'Star Wars: Episode V — The Empire Strikes Back'<p>2. 'Star Wars: Episode IV — A New Hope'<p>3. 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'<p>4. 'Star Wars: Episode VII — …

Star Wars