BILLINGS (AP) — The Trump administration has completed a review of plans to ease protections for a struggling bird species in seven states in the U.S. West, but there's little time to put the relaxed rules for industry into action before President-elect Joe Biden takes office.

Following six weeks practice Manhattan’s wrestling team finally began its season Saturday in Whitehall. The Tigers competed in duals against Cascade and East Helena, and head coach Patrick Hutchins was pleased with how his team finished on a strong note.

MANHATTAN — After the defense allowed another bucket in the paint approaching the midpoint of the first quarter, Wes Kragt had seen enough. Manhattan’s third-year coach called time out trailing by nine.

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The 67th Montana Legislature convened Monday, Jan. 4, in Helena. For those who follow the process from home, this year’s mixed-format session, or “hybrid” as they are calling it, will offer an opportunity for remote and virtual participation in the lawmaking process. In addition to giving le…

Walter Thomas Kozubski 94, of Belgrade, passed away Dec. 23, 2020, of natural causes at the BeeHive Homes of Belgrade.