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Stories with place: Butte
  • Man sentenced for slashing throat of senior living resident 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 3:29 pm

    BUTTE, Montana - A 73-year-old Butte man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing a fellow resident at a senior living facility by slashing the man's throat with a butcher knife.

  • Law enforcement opens in Philipsburg 
    Updated: Jun-27-15 5:17 pm

    PHILIPSBURG, Montana - Police work has come a long way since vigilantes imposed their justice in the mining camps and mountains and Missouri Breaks hideouts of Montana territory.

  • Butte man dies in house fire 
    Updated: Jun-27-15 12:53 pm

    BUTTE, Montana - Investigators believe a 64-year-old man died from possible smoke inhalation in a fire at his Butte residence.

  • Knievel plans to celebrate sobriety with jump over Butte bar 
    Updated: Jun-24-15 11:56 am

    BUTTE, Montana - Motorcycle daredevil Robbie Knievel says he plans to celebrate his newfound sobriety by jumping over a Butte bar during a festival honoring the legacy of his father, Evel Knievel.

  • Kalispell man charged with attempted homicide after crash 
    Updated: Jun-23-15 12:53 pm

    BUTTE, Montana - A 43-year-old Kalispell man is charged with attempted deliberate homicide after another man reported he ran him off the road in Butte.

  • WikiLeaks: Saudis tried to shield students from US scandal 
    Updated: Jun-22-15 3:16 pm

    CAIRO - A group of Saudi students caught in a cheating scandal at a Montana college were offered flights home by their kingdom's diplomats to avoid the possibility of deportation or arrest, according to a cache of Saudi Embassy memos recently published by WikiLeaks and a senior official at the school involved.

  • Man dies in rollover in Madison County 
    Updated: Jun-13-15 6:52 pm

    BUTTE, Montana - A 30-year-old Butte man has died in in a single-vehicle wreck on a remote Madison County road south of Whitehall.