The search for a Montana 16-year-old who went missing on New Year’s Day ended Monday when authorities found her body less than a mile away from the highway rest stop where she’d been left accidentally after the van in which she was riding broke down.
Steven A. Engel, Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel in the Donald Trump administration, issued a 54-page memorandum opinion for the counsel to the president, dated Sunday, January 19, and released on the U.S. Department of Justice website on Monday, giving the opinion…
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell this evening submitted a four-page organizing resolution laying out the proposed timeline of the impeachment trial of President Donald John Trump at 1 p.m. Tuesday, January 21, which will start with a vote to adopt the timeline.
Attorneys who will defend President Donald J. Trump in the impeachment trial getting underway Tuesday today released a 171-page trial memorandum excoriating the president's accusers and call the Articles of Impeachment "an affront to the Constitution and to our democratic institutions."
The seven House managers who will act as prosecutors in the impeachment trial of President Donald J. Trump filed a 111-page trial memorandum today, laying out the gist of their case and alleging that the president used his official powers to pressure a foreign government to interfere in a Un…
Presidential impeachment lead counselors Jay Sekulow and Pat Cipollone today issued a formal answer to the articles of impeachment submitted to the United States Senate Thursday, calling it a dangerous attack on the right of the American people to freely choose their president.
A second moose has tested positive for chronic wasting disease in northwest Montana. A hunter harvested the bull moose during the last week of the general hunting season near Fawn Creek southeast of Libby.
I'm no scientist. I've never been to college nor have I ever taken a physics class. Or chemistry. Only basic high school math, as algebra baffled me. The only sine I know says "stop." But I am intrigued by how physics describe our universe. I have no idea if what follows is true or if I'm ju…
The National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a winter weather advisory for two more inches of snow in the valleys of the Kootenai Cabinet region, in effect until 11 a.m. Friday.
As 99 United States Senators and one Supreme Court Justice took an oath to deliver "fair and impartial justice" in the impeachment of President Donald Trump today, the president, ever defiant, Tweeted "I JUST GOT IMPEACHED FOR MAKING A PERFECT PHONE CALL!"
Six rail cars that went off the tracks in the BNSF train derailment on the evening of the first day of 2020 are now on a siding in Troy, two of the train's three locomotives are on the tracks at Crossport and heavy equipment is being placed for the monumental task of pulling the lead engine …
The U.S. Government Accountabily Office, a non-partisan auditing agency of the US government, today issued a decision that President Trump violated the U.S. Constitution in ordering the withholding of payments approved by Congress to the Ukraine.
House Democrats today named the seven impeachment managers who will prosecute the case against President Donald J. Trump and just before 5 p.m. Eastern Time, by a vote of 228-193, presented two articles of impeachment to the U.S. Senate.
The National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a winter weather advisory for the Kootenai/Cabinet region, in effect from 11 p.m. today through 11 a.m. Thursday.
If anyone was hoping for a calmer more peaceful decade, then surely by now they are disappointed. With just a few days into 2020, the major news story already is a drone strike and death of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani.
Bonners Ferry and Creston get reprieves Monday, with only light snow forecast until in the afternoon, but Troy and Libby could see blizzard conditions, with snow, frigid temperatures and biting wind.
In the old days of commie terror, you often heard the saying “Better dead than red.” Red referred to communists, mortal enemies to the good guys of the world, but I still thought the phrase went too far.
The National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a new winter storm warning for the Kootenai/Cabinet Region for heavy snow, in effect from noon Sunday to 11 a.m. Monday.
In the wake of the heavy snow, KootenaiValleyTimes is once again opening the KVT Snow Line to get help for the elderly, the disabled, the ill or others who need snow cleared but can't safely do it themselves.
The Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center has issued an avalanche warning for all mountain areas of the Idaho Panhandle and the Kootenai/Cabinet Region of northwest Montana through 8 a.m. Sunday.
There's a lull right now, but the National Weather Service says there's a near 100-percent chance of snow through Saturday, bringing up to eight inches more to the valleys and 11-inches at high elevation to Boundary County.
Highway conditions across the region are deteriorating, with several semis spinning out on Bonners Ferry's North Hill just after 3 p.m., slowing traffic on Highway 95.
In addition to the winter storm warning in effect through 3 p.m. Saturday, the National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a winter storm watch for the Kootenai/Cabinet Region in effect from Sunday afternoon through Monday morning.
Go to nearly any U.S. or Canadian city of any real size and chances are there's a locale, a street or boulevard, maybe, where, when the lights go down, prostitutes come out. Many are young, in their teens. Just whores, few ever stop to wonder where they come from. Just whores.
The National Weather Service, Missoula, has upgraded the winter storm watch issued Wednesday for the Kootenai/Cabinet Region to a winter storm warning for heavy snow, in effect from 3 p.m. today to 3 p.m. Saturday.
By a vote largely along party lines of 224 to 194, the U.S. House of Representatives today passed a nonbinding War Powers Resolution, House Congressional Resolution 83, "Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to terminate the use of United States Armed …
UPDATED: The Executive Office of the President Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) today announced a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) titled “Update to the Regulations Implementing the Procedural Provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act.”
The National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a winter weather advisory for the Kootenai/Cabinet Region in effect until 9 a.m. Thursday, added in addition to the winter storm watch issued this morning that is in effected Friday afternoon to Saturday morning.
Silver Mountain Resort posted on Facebook this morning that they received a call today at approximately 7:30 a.m. today from a concerned family member about a skier they have been unable to contact.
The National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a winter storm watch for the Kootenai/Cabinet Region of northwest Montana, in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday.
The death rate from cancer in the US declined by 29-percent from 1991 to 2017, including a 2.2-percent drop from 2016 to 2017, the largest single-year drop ever recorded, according to annual statistics reporting from the American Cancer Society.
At 9:30 a.m. Pacific, flanked by Vice President Mike Pence and military generals, Donald Trump addressed the nation regarding Iran, opening with a firm statement, "As long as I'm president of the United States, Iran will never be allowed to have a nuclear weapon," even before saying good morning.
Traffic control flaggers will be out on Lions Spring Corner, also known as "the corner with 17 crosses," on Highway 2 between Libby and Kalispell beginning at around 9 a.m. Wednesday, January 8.
The Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center has issued a back country avalanche warning in effect through 6 a.m. Thursday, extending a previous warning issued at around 6 a.m. today that had been set to expire at 6 a.m. Wednesday.
At approximately 5:30 p.m. eastern (2:30 p.m. Pacific) today, Iran launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles against U.S. military and coalition forces in Iraq.
U.S. Senator Steve Daines (R-Montana) on Monday introduced a resolution to update Senate rules to allow a motion to dismiss articles of impeachment for lack of prosecution.
U.S. Senator Jon Tester (D-Montana) today announced he is joining an effort to prevent the Trump Administration from going to war with Iran without explicit approval from Congress.
8:24 a.m. MST: The National Weather Service, Missoula, has issued a winter weather advisory for snow in effect until noon today for the Kootenai/Cabinet Region.
The Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center, Sandpoint, has issued a backcountry avalanche warning for North Idaho and Lincoln County, Montana, in effect from 6 PST a.m. today to 6 a.m. Wednesday.
It's that time of year when seed catalogs start rolling in and folks can start planning our next season of gardening! The Troy Farmers Market's Seed Exchange begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, January 18 in the Silver Spur meeting room, 13891 Highway 2, Troy.