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The University of Montana’s Zack Wagenmann has been named the ROOT SPORTS Big Sky Conference Football Player of the Week on defense for his play in the Grizzlies’ 28-20 win over South Dakota this past Saturday.
The body of a 22-year-old Missoula man was recovered from the north side of Mount Siyeh in Glacier National Park on Sunday night, Sept. 14, at approximately 7 p.m., park officials announced Monday.
The Montana and Montana State football teams take on the top two ranked teams in the Football Championship Subdivision this weekend.
A few scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible this afternoon across portions of central Idaho and southwest Montana.
A Missoula judge has granted a Missoula man who is charged with deliberate homicide a request to seal pretrial proceedings that he says presents an imminent threat to trial fairness.
HELENA - The Montana Supreme court has ruled that a Missoula man can withdraw his guilty plea for felony DUI and criminal endangerment.
A transient man arrested in Louisiana is on track to return to Missoula andface a charge of murder for the death of a local homeless man who was foundshot to death and dumped in the Clark Fork River in July.
A 22-year-old Missoula man was found dead in Glacier National Park over the weekend, with officials saying the man apparently tried to base jump in the East Glacier area.
The body of a 22-year old Missoula man has been found in Glacier National Park. According to park officials, Beau Weiher’s body was recovered Sunday afternoon from the site of what appeared to be a failed base jump attempt.
Ravalli County Sheriff Chris Hoffman reports that True North Search Dogs, Ravalli County Search and Rescue, and Ravalli County Sheriff's Office deputies found and recovered the body of George Alex Baumann on Saturday.
I will make this short and sweet. The next several days are going to be beautiful during the daytime and overnight hours. A strong upper level ridge will hold any chance for showers and almost all cloud cover away.
A verdict was reached Thursday in Missoula for the first of seven defendants arrested in December for allegedly trying to arrange to have sex with a 12-year-old girl.
The University of Montana is launching a gifted education program in its College of Education and Human Sciences.
BILLINGS, Montana — Two former Bureau of Land Management employees in Virginia are charged with defrauding the government, one by abandoning his federal job and returning to Montana to work for the Chippewa Cree Tribe and the other by covering up his absence.
For 2,000 miles, two young cow bison rode in a horse trailer from near Malta to the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., earlier this summer.
Specialists help boost Native American graduation rates at MCPS | Missoula Local News - NBCMontana.comSeptember 13, 2014
In October, new numbers will be released detailing graduation rates around the state. When it comes to Native American student graduation rates, Missoula County Public Schools officials hope the new numbers will continue their positive trend.
A private donation of $1.5 million will benefit the University of Montana’s gifted education program. The money comes from Missoula residents Suzanne and Dave Peterson and it's designated for the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences. High School Football Scores September 12, 2014 Original Festival this weekend, successful festival year... Corvallis produce farmers hustle to beat frost Specialists help boost Native American graduation rates... Fashion show to b
Here are the high school football scores from around the state for Sept. 12, 2014.
Weather Forecast: First freeze under our belts, now on to warmer weather! | KPAX.com | Missoula, MontanaSeptember 13, 2014
After a very chilly morning across western Montana, we're in for some nice - and eventually warmer weather! We did break some record lows, too. Missoula sank to 25° (old record was 28°), Kalispell to 23° (old record was 24°), and West Yellowstone tied a record with 13°! Unofficially, Hot Springs may have hit a record with 23°, Alberton with 26°, Olney with 20° and Polebridge with 16°!
The University of Montana is ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities across the nation.
While nearby states remain entrenched in summer’s firestorm, Montana is concluding a relatively calm wildfire season.
It's been a heart-breaking start to the new football season for Missoula Sentinel. The Spartans are coming off back-to-back losses against quality teams Great Falls CMR and Bozeman High. In both games Sentinel held a fourth quarter lead but couldn't hold on for the victory.
The last of six men who were netted in a sex sting operation last month has pleaded not guilty to the felony charge in district court.
A 24-year-old Missoula man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday for trying to solicit nude photographs of young girls.
The weekend after he was elected Montana’s governor, Steve Bullock went hunting.Nearly two years later, among the busy schedule and gubernatorial demands, Bullock still sets aside a few days on his calendar each fall to venture outdoors in search of deer and elk.
With the University of South Dakota Coyotes not scheduled to play another football game against the Montana Grizzlies in the immediate future, Saturday’s match-up in Missoula could well be the last for Joe Glenn in Washington-Grizzly Stadium.
Grizzly football will soon be coming to a highway near you thanks to a new partnership with Jim Palmer Trucking of Missoula.
The helicopter that's been seen flying over the Rattlesnake on Thursday morning is there for a purpose - to help protect the grape harvest at Ten Spoon Winery and Vineyard.
Missoula Mayor John Engen says he's asked the city's legal team to put together a budget for upcoming expenses as the city continues its fight to acquire Mountain Water.
A Missoula judge has denied a second request to move a murder trial out of the Garden City. Judge Ed McLean's order came down Thursday afternoon, denying Markus Kaarma's request to move his murder trial to Mineral County.
Many of us woke up to a hard freeze this chilly Friday morning as cold and dry air settled over the Northern Rockies last night allowing skies to clear.
HELENA — A southwestern Montana man who has been feeding black bears for more than a decade, leading wardens to kill at least a dozen bears, has been given a two-year suspended sentence for feeding them dog food, peanut butter, sugar, alfalfa cubes and frosting.
BILLINGS — State health officials have confirmed that a rare virus suspected in the hospitalization of hundreds of children in at least 10 states has reached Montana.
BILLINGS — Sponsors of a proposed railroad that would open Montana’s huge coal reserves to new mining must turn over documents about the project’s economics to a conservation group that’s opposed to the line, according to a Wednesday decision by the U.S. Surface Transportation Board.
A family affair: Jacey Delaney commits to the University of Montana | Missoula Sports - NBCMontana.comSeptember 11, 2014
If you live in Bozeman, you don't typically care too much about the team in Missoula wearing the maroon and silver. If you live in Missoula, you don't tend to like the blue and gold. The Great Divide serves as a barrier for sports fans, but high school athletes are willing to trade in those biases for a chance to play their sport at the collegiate level.
Veterans poured into the VA Montana Medical Center for the first of two meetings at Fort Harrison Wednesday night as veterans faced a Department of Public Affairs panel about various topics.
After a heated comment about the ethics policy at the school board meeting on Tuesday night in Missoula the board of trustees will review the ethics policy.
Missoula will pause once again on Thursday to mark the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, with a special services planned.
Snow levels Thursday morning have dropped to around 5,500' with snow in Butte and over Lookout Pass.
The 4th-ranked University of Montana Grizzlies (1-1) play their second home game in a row, Saturday, Sept. 13 hosting the University of South Dakota Coyotes (1-1) in Washington-Grizzly Stadium (25,217). Kickoff is at 7:07 p.m.