The University of Montana has issued a statement to students to watch out for the use of so-called 'date rape' drugs after two female students reported becoming very ill.

The Idaho side of Lolo Pass has been closed due to avalanche danger, and could remain closed for quite some time.

Montana has entered into the negotiations over Puget Sound Energy's plans to eventually shut down Colstrip units 1 and 2.

90 percent chance of freezing rain today and tonight in western Montana with highs in the mid 40's.