Publication: Helena Independent

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Helena woman sues Jefferson County for alleged jail rape

A Helena woman who claims she was raped by a jailer at the Jefferson County Detention Center filed a lawsuit against the county Monday in federal court.This case stems from an alleged incident in 2013. It is not the only allegation of sexual wrongdoing ... [Published Helena Independent - 4 hours ago]
Entities: Jail, Rape, Allegation
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Man shot on Billings' South Side; police searching for shooter

A 22-year-old man was shot five times in the left side of the back, the arm and in the leg with a small-caliber handgun early Tuesday on Billings' South Side.A suspect has not been identified, said Police Lt. Kevin Iffland. Detectives said the man is ... [Published Helena Independent - 4 hours ago]
Entities: Police, Shooting, Officer
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

SoFi

A handful of technology employees from San Francisco work in their new space in the Great Northern Town Center Tuesday. , a startup company that refinances student loans into the private sector, opened an office in Helena in May and will begin a hire ... [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Prosecutors: Billings man's 4th female victim since April suffered brain injury, collapsed lung

BILLINGS -- Prosecutors have added another felony assault charge against a man already facing charges that he has hospitalized women four times since April.Monday, prosecutors filed a felony aggravated assault charge against 29-year-old Todd Michael Johnson, ... [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
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Rescued mountain lion kittens find new home

A pair of mountain lion kittens rescued from a fire in the Bitterroot National Forest will soon have a new home at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Powell, Ohio.Both male, the kittens were rescued in late August by firefighters who heard sounds from under ... [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Headstone found on banks of the Yellowstone returned to owner

On Memorial Day in 2012, Jane Ahlquist drove to the Yellowstone Valley Memorial Park in Billings with her granddaughter.The pair intended to put flowers on the grave of Ahlquist's husband, Edward, who had died unexpectedly of a heart attack at the age ... [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

More tech jobs come to Helena

A San Francisco-based startup opened an office for software developers in Helena this spring and is now looking to hire 25 to 35 new employees.Social Finance, Inc., a company that refinances student loans, found talented developers in Montana through ... [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Governor announces appointments

Gov. Steve Bullock on Monday announced the following appointments:Governor’s Advisory Council on Aging• Dan Harrington, Butte. Qualification: Public representative. Harrington served as a state legislator and was the president pro tempore for the Montana ... [Published Helena Independent - 7 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Nonmotorized district protests aren't secret according to law

There has been much furor lately about the proposed nonmotorized special district in Helena. Rather than try to educate the public by engaging in discourse on the actual law, Derek Brown and current commissioner Susan Good-Geise have utilized anecdotes ... [Published Helena Independent - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Good-Geise is doing great as commissioner

Several people have written asking the readers to support a particular candidate. I am doing the same thing, but with a bit of a twist. I am a former Lewis and Clark County Commissioner and can tell you that if anyone wants to be an effective public servant, ... [Published Helena Independent - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

Confused by Curtis' talk

Most of us work, and most of us work for someone else. For the most part, the business owner makes more than I do. That is not always true, but for the most part it is true, otherwise we may not be there long. Unlike the government, profit losses lead ... [Published Helena Independent - 13 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Historic hearse on parade

Bruce Anfinson of Helena drives this horse-drawn hearse in the 19th Big Sky Draft Horse Show held over the weekend at the fairgrounds in Deer Lodge. Anfinson's hearse, pulled by Suffolk Punch horses, won the antique-unique vehicle class. ... [Published Helena Independent - 13 hours ago]
Entities: horse

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“We looked at this weird thing we found; it was a headstone,” he said. "We decided we should try to take it with us.”"
“One of the things that I think is good about the conference,” said conference organizer Kirby Lambert, "is that the conference offers so many varied topics. If you like history, there’s something for everyone.”"
“They might be a Democrat, but they might see a Republican in a restaurant or in a store, and they’ll say, ` "Well , I know this person, and they’re really decent,’” she says."
"He is in very critical condition," said Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton. "Indications are he will be in critical condition for an extended period of time."

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Headstone found on banks of the Yellowstone ret... [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
Rescued mountain lion kittens find new home [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
More tech jobs come to Helena [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
Prosecutors: Billings man's 4th female victim s... [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
SoFi [Published Helena Independent - 5 hours ago]
Governor announces appointments [Published Helena Independent - 7 hours ago]
Nonmotorized district protests aren't secret ac... [Published Helena Independent - 12 hours ago]
Good-Geise is doing great as commissioner [Published Helena Independent - 12 hours ago]
Confused by Curtis' talk [Published Helena Independent - 13 hours ago]
Give Amanda Curtis a chance [Published Helena Independent - 13 hours ago]
Historic hearse on parade [Published Helena Independent - 13 hours ago]
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