A Fond du Lac man has died after his motorcycle struck a black bear on a western Montana highway, authorities said Tuesday.
Bear attacks are rare, but a woman camping in Montana scared a bear off only for it to come back to her tent and kill her.
Police say the little girl was being held by her mother when she was killed -- and that the attack ended when the mother's sister-in-law managed to kill the suspect.
Twenty-one vehicles crashed and Montana Highway Patrol said authorities believe the weather is to blame.
Park managers raised the gates Wednesday at three of Yellowstone’s five entrances for the first time since June 13.
Yellowstone Superintendent Cam Sholly said the world-renowned park will be able to accommodate fewer visitors for the time being.
Visitors had been flocking to Yellowstone during its 150th anniversary celebration amid the catastrophic flooding last week.
Jacob Showers and his girlfriend were trail-running in the backcountry when the area began to flood and wash away.
Montana National Guard says troops have rescued 87 people from floodwaters.
While no one has been reported killed or injured, waters were only starting to recede Tuesday and the full extent of the destruction wasn’t yet known.
A 3-year-old boy who had been missing in northwestern Montana for two days was found on Sunday "in good spirits," despite being "hungry, thirsty, and cold," the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office announced.
Primary elections in seven states Tuesday will set the stage for U.S. House and Senate races this fall.
Emily Pennington, 18, desperately wanted to graduate with her class next year, but the school board wouldn’t take up her case until her parents and the community kept rallying behind her.
An additional 200 bison among the park’s more than 5,000 bison could be captured or hunted in the late winter if those numbers are met, federal, tribal and state officials agreed in a meeting Wednesday.
Firefighter Ryan Benton read a book to a little girl to help take her mind off of the car crash she had just survived.
The three people who died when a train derailed in rural Montana over the weekend included a Georgia couple who were on a cross-country trip to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary and 29-year-old Illinois man who was traveling to Oregon with his wife.
The Liberty County Sheriff's Office confirmed to FOX Television Stations that at least three people were killed after an Amtrak train derailed near Joplin, Montana.
The bear was estimated to weigh about 400 pounds and has yet to be located by wildlife officials.
The reality star who worked as a deckhand on the "Deadliest Catch" reality show on Discovery suffered a heart attack on Saturday.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. -- A man in Montana who was initially charged with more than 60 counts of child sex abuse has received a deferred 1-year sentence after agreeing to a plea deal, according to reports.William Miller Jr., 51, of Great Falls, was arrested in February 2019 after a 14-year-old high school student accused him of raping her at her home a year prior.