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Moore has true Montana values

Please cast your ballots in favor of Terry Moore in House District 54. Moore's many years in business, his commitment to serving the Billings community on many nonprofit boards and his steadfast determination to do the right thing regardless of his political bent will serve the district well.If you


'Campaign Beat:' Trump In Missoula; Senate Race Spending; Tightening House Race

Sally Mauk, Chuck Johnson and Rob Saldin talk about President Trump's rally in Missoula and his contradictions and vendettas; the Senate race spending spree; the latest nasty ads; and the tightening House race between Greg Gianforte and Kathleen Williams. Listen in now on "Campaign Beat," MTPR's wee

MTPR.ORG - 2018-10-19 00:00:00

K-4 School Curriculum Changes - strathmorenow.com

The Provincial Government have been working on an updated curriculum for Albertan students since 2012. Their draft included a broad change in Arts, English, French Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies and Wellness education.Education Minister David Eggen said, " We have been working

STRATHMORENOW.COM - 2018-10-19 08:00:00

Election 2018 – Public Service Commission Districts 1 and 5

Voters across huge chunks of north and northeast Montana will fill two seats on the body that sets rates for regulated utilities, including NorthWestern Energy, which serves nearly two-thirds of the state’s homes.


Alberta still recovering from natural disasters | The Western Producer

People across rural Alberta continue to rebuild their lives after facing a slew of disastrous events over the past year, including major floods up north and wildfires down south.To help with rebuilding, the provincial government recently announced it is offering about $39 million to 33 communities a

PRODUCER.COM - 2018-10-18 22:36:24

CMJHS Preparing For Hockey For Hunger - strathmorenow.com

The grade 9 team from Crowther Memorial Hockey Academy are preparing for this years Hockey For Hunger, which is held yearly by Crowther Memorial Junior High School.The Crowther Memorial Hockey Academy is a part of the Hockey Canada Skills Academy. The academy allows kids to train and play hockey dur

STRATHMORENOW.COM - 2018-10-18 16:00:00

Laurel school police officer accused of sexual misconduct with student resigns, is ID'd by city

A school police officer who had "sexual contact" with a 16-year-old Laurel High School student has resigned after an investigation was opened into possible sexual misconduct, the city stated in a press release Wednesday.Officer Fred Gregory, an 11-year veteran of the Laurel Police Department, delive


Lewistown Fire Department holds open house

The Lewistown Fire Department held their annual Open House last night. A great crowd came out to see the equipment and learn about fire safety. New Chief Joe Ward says the transition has been good so far.Ward explains what residents got to experience during the event.This week also happens to be Nat


Grand Avenue closed while firefighters battle blaze at West End home

Flames burned through the home on the 7600 block of Alderson Avenue.The Montana Highway Patrol and Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office blocked Grand Avenue from Homewood Park Drive and 77th Street West.


Home burns down on Billings' far West End

The Billings Fire Department responded to the area of 77th Street West and Alderson Avenue after a call for mutual aid by the Molt Volunteer Fire Department in response to a vehicle fire, grass fire, fence fire and house fire in the area, said BFD Battalion Chief Ed Regele.


Ex-chemist at Billings city water plant admits spiking co-worker's water samples

A former chemist with the city of Billings has pleaded guilty to spiking water samples before they were tested — a move the city said cost it thousands of dollars to uncover and caused it to fail a state certification.Michelle Elaine Henderson, 26, pleaded guilty to tampering with public records or


Republican Randy Pinocci says federal overreach biggest issue facing Montana Public Service Commission

Sun River Republican Randy Pinocci is running against Havre Democrat Doug Kaercher to serve the 19-county District 1 of the Montana Public Service Commission. The seat, which represents residents from Toole, Choteau and Cascade counties east to the North Dakota border, is currently held by Great Fal


Billings Central rolls past Lewistown to remain unbeaten

Lewistown quarterback Mitchell Norslien scored the game’s opening touchdown with a 26-yard run halfway through the first quarter. Not long after, the Golden Eagles scored on a trick play where Norslien look to his left, threw it to Seth Norslien who then tossed it deep to Jacob Clinton who did the r


Man's body found in Missouri River in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS — A man's body was found in the Missouri River in Great Falls over the weekend.The Cascade County sheriff's office is investigating. Lt. Bob Rosipal said an autopsy was planned Monday in Billings.A group of transients camped along the river spotted the body late Saturday morning.Official


Great Falls man accused of raping 11-year-old girl

Police interviewed the victim, who said Joseph Francis Silva, 22, had victimized her multiple times.


Great Falls nursing home worker accused of stealing pain meds from residents

Only five employees were qualified to administer the medication, and only one of those is scheduled per shift. Employees reported that someone had forced the narcotics out of their bubble packaging, replaced them with Motrin PM and then poorly taped the packages back together.


School district sues former trainer accused of sexual abuse

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — An eastern Montana school district is denying that staff knew about a former athletic trainer allegedly sexually abusing male student-athletes for decades under the guise of improving their athletic ability.The Billings Gazettereportsthe Miles City school district's denial was


The Latest: Governor: Coal export idea is 'harebrained' plan

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration considering the use of military bases or other federal facilities to export fossil fuels (all times local):1:45 p.m.Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee says the Trump administration's idea to use military bases or other federal properties to


NorthWestern Energy looks to convert Billings streetlights to LEDs

Cobra head, acorn, shoebox, pendants — and other types of streetlight fixtures — will come to light during Monday’s Billings City Council work session.Monday’s meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. in council chambers at City Hall, 220 N. 27th St.According to information provided in the council’s Friday packe


Trump administration eyes military bases, federal facilities for coal, gas exports after states block West Coast ports

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Trump administration eyes military bases, federal facilities for coal, gas exports after states block West Coast ports.