16, Dec 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Montana prisoner dies days before release date
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A 72-year-old Montana State Prison inmate has died five days before he was eligible for release. The state Department of Corrections says William Bernard Bergin died Tuesday of natural causes. His death wasn't announced until Thursday because officials were trying to notify his family. The department says Bergin would have been eligible for discharge on Sunday.
12, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Montana prosecutor seeks 10 years for teacher rapist; defense says 2 years enough
A Montana prosecutor will seek 10 years in prison for a teacher who raped a 14-year-old student after the Supreme Court rejected a one-month sentence handed down earlier by a judge who pinned responsibility on the victim.
12, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Teacher's rape sentence increased 12,000%
A Montana teacher who was originally sentenced to serve 31 days after he pleaded guilty to raping a 14-year-old student was re-sentenced Friday to nearly 10 years in prison, according to a prosecutor in the case.
12, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Prosecutor seeks 10 years for teacher rapist
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana prosecutor is seeking 10 years in prison for a teacher who raped a 14-year-old student, after the Supreme Court rejected a one-month sentence from an earlier judge whose comments pinned some responsibility on the victim.
12, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Community conversation works to solve Montana meth problem
BILLINGS - Statistics show that 50% of incarcerated adults are in prison in Montana for crimes related to methamphetamine - a problem has plagued the state for more than a decade.
12, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Teacher gets 10 years prison in student rape
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana teacher was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison in a notorious student rape case that dragged on for years and led to the censure of a judge who partially blamed the victim.
12, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Montana ex-teacher to be re-sentenced in rape case after outcry
By Laura Zuckerman (Reuters) - An ex-teacher from Montana is to be re-sentenced on Friday for raping a 14-year-old student, after a court earlier jailed him for only one month in a judgment that outraged women's rights activists. A prosecutor has recommended that former Billings High School instructor Stacey Rambold instead serve 10 years in prison for the 2007 rape of his pupil, Cherice Moralez ...
12, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Montana ex-teacher re-sentenced to 10 years for rape of student
By Laura Zuckerman (Reuters) - An ex-teacher from Montana whose month in jail for the rape of a 14-year-old student triggered public outrage was re-sentenced on Friday to 10 years in prison in a case that a state prosecutor said would bolster rape victims' rights. Stacey Rambold, a former Billings High School instructor, pleaded guilty last year to one count of sexual intercourse without consent ...
08, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Montana rape teacher gets 10 years
Fighting back tears, Auliea Hanlon sat on the witness stand in a Montana courtroom, just feet away from the man who pleaded guilty to raping her 14-year-old daughter -- and initially received a sentence that required him to serve just 31 days in prison.
08, Oct 2014 - Yellowstone, MT Montana Teacher Re-Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Raping Student
Stacey Dean Rambold heads back to jail for raping Cherice Moralez, then 14, who later committed suicide
01, Apr 2014 - MT Supreme Court rejects Park County's appeal against expanding bison area
On Tuesday, the Montana Supreme Court rejected an appeal by Park County challenging an expansion of the area that bison can roam north of Yellowstone National Park.