Articles written by Matt Volz The Associated Press
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Bride goes to trial in Glacier Park newlywed death
HELENA (AP) — The bride was having second thoughts eight days after the wedding, sparking an argument between the newlywed couple that carried from their Kalispell home to a popular trail in Glacier National Park. Only Jordan... — Updated 12/8/2013 Full story
Financial crisis means Rocky Boy gov't will shut down Thursday
HELENA — The Chippewa Cree Tribe has declared a financial disaster due to the federal government shutdown. Spokesman Wade Colliflower said Tuesday if the budget stalemate in Congress isn't resolved by Thursday, the tribal... — Updated 10/16/2013 Full story
Judge: Feds can prosecute Augare for DUI
HELENA (AP) — A federal judge says the U.S. government has the jurisdiction to prosecute misdemeanor driving offenses on Indian reservations. U.S. Magistrate Judge Keith Strong said in a ruling Tuesday that the U.S. government... — Updated 10/1/2013 Full story
Bullock on climate change plans: Wait for details
HELENA (AP) — President Barack Obama's goal of limiting carbon-dioxide emissions has put Democratic leaders in energy-producing states such as Montana in a bind, caught between bellicose Republican statements of a "war on coal"... — Updated 7/1/2013 Full story
Thousands mourn Montana trooper slain in line of duty
THREE FORKS — The youngest Montana Highway Patrol officer ever killed in the line of duty fought to the end as a warrior in a shootout on a rural road, the patrol's chaplain told the officer's grieving family and thousands who...
9th Circuit declines to intervene in BNSF lawsuit
MATT VOLZ, Press HELENA — A federal appeals court declined a BNSF Railway Co. request to block a lawsuit filed by 152 Livingston residents who want the company to pay for the cleanup of toxic chemicals from a contaminated rail...