MISSOULA - A judge has issued an order allowing staff at the Missoula jail to regulate inmates use of the law library on site based on their behavior. This order applies to Tiffanie Pierce, 23, and Augustus Standingrock, 26, who are being held for the murder and dismemberment of two people last summer.
FRENCHTOWN - If you hear loud bangs in the Frenchtown area, it’s because explosives are being set off to demolish an old building at the former Smurfit Stone mill. Brief delays are expected in the area.
MISSOULA - University of Montana President Seth Bodnar says he's not expecting the campus to continue the same amount of programs and complexity now that more than 80-people have left the school with voluntary buyouts.
MISSOULA - No damage was done and cleanup is underway after a small fire broke out inside the Missoula Indoor Soccer Arena on Wednesday evening. Missoula firefighters responded just after 6:30 p.m. The building was immediately evacuated, while fire crews put the blaze out within minutes.
KALISPELL – Fish, Wildlife and Parks has embarked on a research project looking into mule deer populations in the Libby and Fisher River areas – but catching them may be the hardest part. FWP biologists and game wardens are doing the chasing, teaming up to wrangle as many mule deer as they can.
HELENA - State emergency managers now say they will appeal the federal government’s decision to deny millions of dollars in additional aid to deal with last year’s historic wildfire season.
From the StormTracker Weather Center: Today should be a fairly nice day, dry conditions are expected in west-central and southwest Montana with mostly cloudy skies this morning then cloudy skies this afternoon. The highs today will be in the low to mid 30's.