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UPDATE: missing Helena man found safe

(MTN NEWS-HELENA) The Helena Police Department is asking for help in finding David Shain Finley. Finley is 28 years old, and last had phone contact with family on August 8th. He has not been heard from since, and...

Anti-Government Activist Found Guilty on Firearms Charges

https://youtu.be/_XxB51Hn8oQ An anti-government activist who thought a "second American revolution” was coming, has been found guilty on federal firearms charges. A jury convicted William Krisstofer Wolf today. Prosecutors charged him with possession of a machine gun and...

Clown hysteria spreads to Missoula

    (MTN News-MISSOULA) Clown hysteria across the nation has made its way into Montana -- and Missoula. Across the country, people are dressing up as clowns and going out in public, with the intention to shock or...

Classic Corvette stolen from East Helena family

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) A classic Corvette disappears leaving an East Helena family devastated. The 1963 soft top was reported stolen on Monday. When Glenn and Becky Nelson discovered that their Daytona...

Canyon Creek fire grows to more than 300 acres

Update 10:43 pm - Authorities say a fast-moving wildfire near Canyon Creek has grown to 300 acres. It’s still growing, but authorities say it has slowed down in the last few hours. It’s burning on the Triple...

MT Department of Revenue seeks owners of unclaimed cash and property

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (PRESS RELEASE-HELENA)  The Montana Department of Revenue is publishing the names of thousands of people who have money or other unclaimed property that the state has been holding...

Spokane County releases cause of death of Rita Maze

(MTN News-GREAT FALLS) Rita Maze, the Great Falls woman who was kidnapped on Tuesday and found dead in Spokane County, Washington, on Wednesday, died from a single gunshot wound. The Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office released...

Another Snowstorm Spreads Across the State

Happy Tuesday! A WINTER STORM WATCH has been issued for Wednesday night through Thursday for the next snow maker.  A WIND CHILL ADVISORY is in effect tonight for central and northern Montana until 11am Wednesday. Wow,...

“A Cold Fear Grabbed Me” James Stiffler Trial continues

  (MTN News-HELENA) James Stiffler, accused of killing a home intruder in May 2013, testified in his own defense in court on Monday. Stiffler is accused of fatally shooting Henry Johnson on May 22, 2013. After the prosecution...

Outrage over Blake’s sentencing

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (MTN News) Outrage is growing over a sentence for a Glasgow man who admitted he a raped a 12-year-old girl. While 40-year-old Martin Joseph Blake will not spend a...

Grateful mother thanks Montana Highway Patrol trooper’s actions

    MISSOULA - Kindness can sometimes go unnoticed, but on Saturday, a Montana Highway Patrol trooper's work received praise from the public thanks to a note of gratitude from a mother. MHP's Facebook page posted the...

Helena man guilty after using truck to stop high-speed chase

(MTN NEWS-HELENA) Ron Parsons, who stopped a high-speed chase in May 2016 with his truck and a boat, was found guilty on Thursday of two misdemeanor charges. City prosecutors argued that Parsons engaged in "negligent endangerment...

1-year-old Montana girl subject of AMBER Alert found dead

  The 1-year-old girl who was subject of an Amber Alert has been found dead, according to the Roosevelt County Sheriff's Office. The search for Kenzley Olson was canceled at about 2 p.m. and authorities said...

Body recovered from Canyon Ferry Lake

HELENA - The body of 19-year-old Blake Becker was located south-east of Cemetery Island on Canyon Ferry Lake on Friday. On July 24th, Becker attempted to cross the north end of the lake at night on...

Clancy woman dies as she was walking her dogs

(CLANCY) - A Jefferson County woman died after a tragic accident at her home Tuesday. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says the weight of the snow caused a tree to tip, falling onto Caroline Hattersley...

Truck driver sentenced for crash that killed Montana man

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (TOWNSEND) Two families touched by a single tragedy were in the same courtroom on Friday for a sentence in a fatal crash. Asad Khan, the driver of a semi-truck that...

2 dead, 1 hospitalized in car crash near Clinton

(MTN News-CLINTON) The Missoula County Sheriff's Office has identified the two people who were killed in Thursday's rollover crash. Missoula County Undersheriff Jason Johnson said 26-year-old Brandon Scott Zuleger and his 3-year-old daughter Payton Zuleger died at...

First snow hits Montana’s mountains and roads

    (HELENA) Drivers hitting Montana passes Monday morning may have witnessed some very early season snow. While most just received a few flakes, the Big Hole pass, between Dillon and Wisdom, got hit the hardest. But the...

Helena man charged after allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-month-old

(HELENA) A Helena man is charged with sexual intercourse without consent after allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-month-old child. 23-year-old Dylan Houston Dunn was arrested on November 8 after the victim's mother discovered significant injury to...

Child Pinned Under Canyon Ferry Dock Dies

(HELENA) – A three-year-old boy pinned under a dock at Canyon Ferry Friday evening has died. The Spokane County, WA Medical Examiner tells MTN Landon Haight died from his injuries at Sacred Heart Hospital in...

Fatal crash east of Three Forks

THREE FORKS -UPDATE: 10/11/16, 11:45 a.m. - A 9-year-old boy has died from injuries suffered in a Tuesday morning crash, according to the Gallatin County Corner's Office. The boy's identity has not been released...

Stolen classic Corvette found

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) The Lewis and Clark County Sheriff's Office said they had located a classic Corvette that was reported stolen earlier this week. Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton...

Donald Trump Jr. Vacations in Central Montana

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (MTN News) Politicians, captains of industry and the wealthy have long been drawn to Big Sky Country. And it looks like that tradition is alive and well with...

Fire breaks out under Helena’s Fire Tower

  Press Release (HELENA) At approximately 3:30 a.m. on Tuesday, the Helena Fire Department responded to a fire under the fire tower. Upon arrival firefighters found the Southwest structural support members and wood being stored in the...

UPDATED: Emergency closure on Canyon Creek

  Update: 1:30 p.m.  The fire has grown to 900 acres and has been very active since Thursday evening. During a planning meeting this morning, fire commanders expressed great concern about the fire spreading more throughout...