In recent weeks, wolves moving in and out of Yellowstone National Park have been seen frequently in and around the communities of Cooke City and Silver Gate. Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is monitoring the situation.

LEWISTOWN, Mont. (AP) — A 76-year-old Montana State Prison inmate has died at the Lewistown Infirmary following an extended illness.

The Montana Department of Corrections says Ronald A. Dunn died on Wednesday.

Taxes are shaping up to be one of the big debates of the 2019 Montana Legislature.

A local group of young dancers plan a performance this Sunday.

TransCanada the company behind the Keystone XL pipeline asked for work to begin on pre-construction activities on the project. Attorneys for the company asked the U.S. District Court in Great Falls to allow work on the man camps and pipe yards be allowed, after being stopped in December.  

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Proposed legislation to boost financial aid for Montana college students from low-income families has attracted support.

Sam Forstag, with Montana Associated Students, was among those who testified for the proposal on Wednesday at a meeting of the Montana Legislature’s education appropriations subcommittee.

Shopko has announced that it is filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Wednesday.

HELENA, Mont. — Montana Gov. Steve Bullock appears to be in no hurry to announce his plans for the 2020 election, even as the Democratic field of presidential candidates grows more crowded by the day.

Bullock made multiple trips last year to early voting states such as Iowa and New Hampshire as he flirts with joining what’s expected to be a large field of would-be challengers to President Donald Trump.

The Montana Winter Fair is hoping for adequate snow to hold its first skijoring competition on Saturday, Jan. 26.

Central Montana Medical Center is effective immediately initiating visitor restrictions for all children 13 and under and for anyone with flu-like symptoms. f you have children  who are 13 years of age or younger or you have flu-like symptoms please do not visit the hospital at this time.

The Montana Winter Fair offers a variety of activities for the entire community including a two-day farm forum set for Jan. 24 & 25.  

Jennifer Saunders, a superintendent for the Montana Winter Fair, reports on a couple of activities - one in particular that dependens on snow.

The Montana Winter Fair in Lewistown has increased the number of weekends programmed for the event later this month.  KXLO Live guests Alana Kuehn and Vicki Baumgartner cover some of the planning and entertainment that’s involved.

Lewistown’s Eastfork Dam Recreation Area has received a lot of attention this year.

Caravan Health is pleased to present Dr. Laura Bennett with the Outstanding Provider Leadership Award for helping patients live better lives and exceeding standards in quality and care. The award was based on peer nominations within the CPC+ program. Dr. Laura Bennett is the Medical Director for Central Montana Medical Center.

Dr. Laura Bennett is a population health leader dedicated to helping patients live better lives and consistently exceeding standards in quality and care. This award is an acknowledgement of the hard work necessary to succeed in the always-challenging environment of modern health care.

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — More voters cast ballots in this week’s election than any other midterm in Montana history, and only two presidential elections have had higher voter numbers.