Opinion

02/20/2019 - 12:00am
25 YEARS AGO (1994) With timber harvests to the west declining for a number of reasons, eastern Montana trees are growing in value. “Right now is the best time its ever been for timber management,” said Chris Tootell, Extension forestry specialist...

Sports

02/20/2019 - 12:00am
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Michael Pineda thinks he'll be ready to return to the major leagues with the Minnesota Twins after a layoff of 1½ seasons. Pineda needed Tommy John surgery in 2017 while with the New York Yankees. He signed with the Twins in...

Nation

02/20/2019 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Wednesday that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states, an outcome that could help efforts to rein in police seizure of property from criminal suspects. Justice Ruth Bader...