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Female suspects charged with HHS arson appear in court

HELENA - Two of the female suspects charged in the case connected with lasts year's arson fire at Helena High School were in youth court on Tuesday. One suspect, charged with arson and burglary for...

Bigfork man pleads guilty to 6th DUI after crashing truck through guardrail

(MTN News-BIGFORK) A Bigfork man has pleaded guilty to his sixth DUI following a crash in early October. 31-year-old Alex John Jungwirth pleaded guilty to a felony charge of driving under the influence in Flathead District Court...

Police making headway with recent Bozeman robberies

(MTN News-BOZEMAN) Bozeman has experienced three armed robberies this month, but the Bozeman Police Department believe they have made headway in at least two of the cases. The Magic Diamond Two Casino was robbed twice, the...

Questions surround death of Great Falls woman

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — As investigators try to piece together how a Montana woman ended up dead in her car near Spokane International Airport, they're running into more questions than answers. The Spokesman-Review reports court...

Thompson sentenced for tampering with evidence in shooting incident

  (MTN News-GREAT FALLS) Jordan Thompson has changed his plea for his involvement in a shooting that happened in Great Falls in June. Thompson changed his plea to guilty for tampering with or fabricating physical evidence. The incident...

Sliwinski trial starts Monday

HELENA - Trial began Monday for a Helena area man accused of being on the run from local law enforcement for 11 years. Thomas Sliwinski is accused of failing to appear before a Lewis and...

Robbers hit N. Sanders Subway, tie up clerk

HELENA- Helena Police are investigating a Monday night robbery at the Subway restaurant on N. Sanders. According to police, dispatchers received a call around 9:30 p.m. The caller said two masked men had entered the...

Man convicted of continually stalking woman gets prison

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Bigfork man has been sentenced to four years in prison for felony stalking, including cutting off a GPS monitor and traveling to Colorado where he was arrested within a...

FWP reports two separate poaching cases

MONTANA - Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks reported two separate poaching cases recently. FWP reported on Facebook Monday afternoon that multiple deer were killed in McCone County over the weekend. FWP reports that on Saturday at least eight...

Bozeman man charged with killing baby out of jail after bail reduced

(MTN News-BOZEMAN) A man charged with killing a baby is out of jail after his bail was reduced. Branden Moss is charged with deliberate homicide and is pleading not guilty to the 2015 death. He was...

Helena man faces felony charges after Thursday morning stabbing

HELENA - A Helena man accused of stabbing another man appeared in Lewis and Clark County Justice Court Friday afternoon on a felony charge. Andrew Lake, 37, faces a felony assault with a weapon charge after allegedly...

Lewis and Clark Co. Coroner: victim in Sunday assault dies after returning to Texas

Helena- A Texas man police say was assaulted and carjacked early Sunday morning has died. According to Lewis and Clark Co. Coroner Bryan Backeberg, Kerry Paul Malkerson, 67, died after returning to his Dallas County,...

Glendive man sentenced to 6 years on child porn charges

BILLINGS - A Glendive man will spend six years in federal prison for downloading images and video of child pornography. Shawn Michael Wentz, 28, will also be on 10 years of supervised release following his...

Suspect at large finally arrested

GREAT FALLS - Marcus Wayne Logan has been arrested and is now in custody in Great Falls. Logan escaped capture after speeding away from law enforcement officers on Thursday afternoon. Just before 6 p.m. on Friday,...

Helena man accused of robbing another inmate in jail

HELENA - A man waiting in jail on murder charges was charged with a robbery at the Lewis and Clark County Jail that happened Friday. Austin Kroll-McLaughlin appeared by video in justice court on Monday...

Helena man charged with 5th DUI

HELENA - A 36-year-old Helena man has been charged with felony DUI after law enforcement officers found his truck parked on Lincoln road. Anthony James Allen was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with his...

Attorneys give opening statements during day two of trial for man accused of killing...

  (MTN News-BOZEMAN) Negligent homicide or a tragic accident? That's what jurors are being asked to decide in the trial of David Hughes. Day two of the trial began at 8 a.m. Tuesday with opening statements from...

Montana man gets 40 years in $2 million Ponzi scheme

MILES CITY (AP) — An eastern Montana man who was convicted of embezzling $1.9 million from 18 people that he convinced to invest in his “house flipping” business has been sentenced to 40 years...

Two connected to Helena shooting plead guilty to federal drug charges

HELENA- A pair of alleged drug dealers involved in a fatal January shooting in Helena pleaded guilty to federal drug charges. Federal court documents say Travis Holly Stephens pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm...

Man jailed after diving through window, trying to bite officer

GREAT FALLS - A suspect is in the Cascade County jail after he reportedly tried to escape from the Great Falls Pre-Release Center and tried to bite an officer in the face. A report from...

Billings man accused of raping girl he met online in baseball dugout

 BILLINGS - A Billings man was charged Thursday with raping a teenage girl he met online in a baseball dugout. Jacob Eastman, 21, is charged in Yellowstone County Justice Court with two counts of sexual...

Drug trafficking suspect wanted by FBI

The FBI released a wanted poster for a man believed to be involved in drug-trafficking in Montana. Frederick Lona is wanted by the FBI for his alleged involvement in a drug-trafficking organization in the state...

Drug Task Force busts meth house near East Helena elementary school

HELENA - The Missouri River Drug Task Force arrested an East Helena man for three felony charges of criminal distribution of drugs, all for methamphetamine. Alan Eliot St. Germaine,55, was arrested Saturday, April 22 around 5:40...

Great Falls woman charged with assaulting young man with a large rock and a...

(MTN News-GREAT FALLS) Karn Marie Brohaugh has been charged after she allegedly assaulted a young man in Great Falls. Court documents state that an 18-year old man was moving into an apartment on the 1100...

School bus contractor accused of trading meth for cash, sex

POLSON - The former owner and driver of a Mission Valley school bus company faces three felony charges after prosecutors believe that he not only smoked meth on school buses, but also sold meth...