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Fireworks bans, restrictions in effect in western Montana

City and county officials throughout western Montana have banned or restricted the use of fireworks ahead of the Fourth of July weekend because recent hot and…

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Butte passes ban on use, sale of fireworks

Butte-Silver Bow commissioners voted Wednesday evening to pass an ordinance banning the sale and use of fireworks by the public. 


Fare-free bus trial begins in Butte

As of July 1, people in Butte-Silver Bow County can hop on public buses for free as the transit system experiments with a fare-free trial.


Police: Sparkler bomb blows up mailbox

Butte-Silver Bow police are searching for a suspect who allegedly put a fireworks bomb in a mailbox.

Air conditioning repair tips to keep it working through the summer

Air conditioning repair tips to keep cool through the summer

Air conditioning repair companies have been busy all summer with back-to-back appointments trying to help people beat the heat.

Stage I fire restrictions enacted across west-central Montana

Stage I fire restrictions apply to campfires and smoking. This season, wildland fire agencies have responded to well over 60 human-caused fires in the area,…

Fishing restrictions planned in Missoula, Bitterroot, Butte areas

Low river levels are prompting Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials to plan fishing restrictions for the Missoula, Butte and Bitterroot Valley areas starting…

Belgrade man charged with assault on police officers

Belgrade man charged with assault on police officers

A Belgrade man accused of assaulting two police officers made a second appearance in Gallatin County Justice Court Wednesday morning.

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