Butte, MTMontana Standard

Man gets 7 years for firing gun at Dano's bartender in Butte

A Butte man apologized Thursday for firing a gun at a bartender outside of Dano’s bar in Butte last year, saying he would “handle the situation very differently” if he could go back in time. But District Judge Kurt Krueger said the victim was still affected by the incident and...
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Missoula, MTmontanarightnow.com

2 new fire starts detected at head end of Graves Creek

MISSOULA, Mont. - Firefighters are responding to two new fire starts, known as the Graves and Graves 2 Fires, on the Missoula Ranger District. Both starts were detected Wednesday afternoon and are believed to be lighting caused, according to a Facebook post from Lolo National Forest. The fires are located...
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EnvironmentNews Channel Nebraska

Drought slightly expands in panhandle, more dry weather ahead

SIDNEY, Neb. — The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows conditions trending drier in western Nebraska. According to the drought monitor, areas under moderate drought conditions expanded in the panhandle, mainly in Dawes County. All of Scotts Bluff County remains under a moderate drought while parts of Morrill, Banner, Box Butte and Sioux counties are also impacted.
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CBS Sacramento

Evacuation Orders Issued Due To Vegetation Fire In Paradise Area

PARADISE (CBS13) — Evacuation orders have been issued for a vegetation fire burning in the Paradise area on Thursday. The fire is burning near Neal Road in lower Paradise. According to the Butte County Sheriff’s Office, an evacuation order is in effect for McCann Drive, Royal Meadow Lane, and Sunnyside Lane in Paradise. An evacuation warning is also in effect for Neal Road south to Little Dry Creek. Updates to follow.
Butte, MTNBCMontana

More flights headed to Butte

MISSOULA, Mont. — More daily flights are headed to Butte. Senator Jon Tester announced the following via Facebook on Friday:. "Exciting news! SkyWest Airlines is set to begin daily service from Butte to Denver and Salt Lake City. These new flights will help boost our economy, create jobs, and let even more folks know just how magical Butte, America truly is."
Red Bluff, CARed Bluff Daily News

Red Bluff airport runs out of fuel

RED BLUFF — The Red Bluff Airport has run out of standard aviation fuel, and it’s not the only one. Airports around the state have been struggling to replenish fuel supplies, particularly for what is called avgas, which is used on standard and commercial planes. While there have been nationwide...
Butte, MT406mtsports.com

Butte Miners run-rule Bozeman Bucks, advance in district tournament

BUTTE — The Butte Miners opened the South A District Tournament in Livingston with a 14-2 blowout victory over the Bozeman Bucks on Thursday, which advanced them to the next round of the tournament. The Bucks have dropped into the loser bracket while the Miners will face the winner of...
Butte, MTMontana Standard

Crimestoppers plan ‘National Night Out’

The Butte Silver Bow Crimestoppers will sponsor “National Night Out” starting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3. The event designed to promote crime prevention in local communities will feature a free barbecue, face painting and games for the kids. High Ore Road, a local band, will be playing. Bike giveaways and other activities are planned.