Montana

A cow grazes in a field. (Photo by ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/GettyImages)

Montana Lifts Imported Cattle Vaccination Requirement

Montana’s Department of Livestock has lifted a requirement that female cattle imported into the state be vaccinated against brucellosis.

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015

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New Montana Law Increases The Penalty For Victimizing Elderly

Maximum punishments for stealing from the elderly and disabled will increase from $5,000 to $20,000 and from 10 years to 20 years in jail.

CBS Seattle–02/18/2015

Popular clothing, including yoga pants, is on display for sale at a store. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Montana Lawmaker Says Yoga Pants Should Be Illegal

A Montana legislative panel moved to kill an indecent exposure bill Wednesday after the lawmaker who introduced it said he thinks yoga pants should be illegal.

02/12/2015

A group of Boy Scouts of America members. (Getty Images)

Thieves Have Change Of Heart, Return Stolen Boy Scount Gear

A guilty conscience and news coverage apparently led some thieves to return a cargo trailer and camping gear that was stolen from a Montana Boy Scout troop earlier this month.

01/27/2015

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Montana Man Convicted In Exchange Student’s Death

Markus Kaarma, 30, claimed he was justified in shooting the German exchange student under Montana’s “stand your ground” laws.

12/17/2014

A baby bed by a window in the maternity ward of a hospital.  (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Montana Baby Born At 10:11, 12/13/14

The time and date aligned for a baby girl born in Montana, and the infant’s weight came close to making the event even more unique.

12/15/2014

Killing the alpha male or female in a pack frees the other wolves to start breeding, according to a wildlife expert. (Photo by INGO WAGNER/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Killing Wolves Actually Increases Livestock Attacks

Killing the alpha male or female in a pack frees the other wolves to start breeding, according to a wildlife expert.

12/03/2014

U.S. District Judge Brian Morris ruled Montana's constitutional amendment limiting marriage to a man and a woman violates the 14th Amendment's Equal Protection Clause. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Montana Gay Marriage Ban Overturned; Licenses Granted

U.S. District Judge Brian Morris ruled Montana’s constitutional amendment limiting marriage to a man and a woman violates the 14th Amendment’s Equal Protection Clause.

11/19/2014

File photo of handcuffs. (Photo credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: Burglar Apologized To Homeowner By Offering Him Heroin

Prosecutors in Montana say a man caught leaving a house he had apparently burglarized apologized to the homeowner and offered him some heroin.

10/07/2014

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