The Missoula County Sheriff's Office has placed its school resource officer on administrative leave after leaving a duty weapon in a faculty bathroom.

Missoula police responded to a domestic dispute Friday night that landed a man in jail for felony strangulation and partner or family member assault.

Weather pummeled the Howe Ridge Fire in Glacier National Park over the weekend, prompting the reopening of the Going to the Sun Road.

Partly sunny and mild in western Montana today, with highs near 70.