Backers of a Montana ballot initiative aimed at reducing mining pollution say water quality problems and cleanup costs borne by taxpayers show existing regulations on the industry aren't working
The attack Friday happened in an area where Wyoming officials are trying to persuade a judge to allow grizzlies to be legally hunted.
Fire officials in southwestern Montana say three houses were burned in a Gallatin County wildfire
The U.S. Interior Department last year lifted protections on about 700 grizzlies in and around Yellowstone National Park.