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Sonic believes America is ready to wash down their burgers with some frozen pickle juice. The fast food chain plans to unveil a pickle juice slush for a limited time starting this June. As the name suggests, the drink is a snow cone-like beverage flavored with pickle juice and colored bright green. 
Musselshell County DES has issued a flood advisory for residents in Riverside, Mine Road and lower areas of Roundup. Residents in the affected areas should prepare for potential evacuation should the ice jams at Golden Creek and Horse Thief break.  The Musselshell County Sheriff's Department will be going door to door notifying residents and giving them additional information.  This advisory is from Saturday until Sunday at 2:30 pm. 
A new update in the shooting case in Missoula involving a Big Sky High School student.  Friday, the school resource officer and school staff were conducting an investigation after receiving a tip that a student brought a gun to school. 
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - A Minnesota company plans to build an 80-megawatt wind farm in central Montana that would provide power to NorthWestern Energy customers.   
The MSU-B Women's Basketball team keeps surprising fans watching the NCAA Division II tournament. The girls narrowly defeated the University of Alaska Anchorage 71-70 putting them on a seven game winning streak. That win punched the girls' ticket to the Elite Eight. The team left Friday morning but not without saying goodbye to some of their biggest fans. The MSU-B Women's Basketball team hasn't been in the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament since 1999 so the fans are very exci...
Pasta led Saints to victory in her return to the court with a 55-49 win over William Penn just 12 days after tearing her ACL.
Montana Western advances to the quarterfinals for the first time since 2003. They will play six-seed Menlo (Calif.) on Saturday, March 17 at 2:00 p.m.
For the ladies of Lindsey Wilson College women's basketball team, they say hard work and teamwork are motivating factors to get them prepared for NAIA. However, one factor stands out from all the rest and that's their support for their sponsor's granddaughter: Paycee Whitford. 
A semi-truck clipped a Fromberg School District bus Friday afternoon on Goldie Rd. near Fromberg. 
A man charged with deliberate homicide in the murder of a 21 year old woman in Custer County has the charges against him dropped. 
Montana Western won their second game of the 38th Annual Division I Women's Basketball Tournament. Providence and Carroll are scheduled to play tonight,
Each month of the schoolyear KULR-8 honors a local teacher with the Gold Star Award. March's winner is Mrs. Sandi Shawhan. 


WSJ Business

After strong holiday season, retail executives gather at the Shoptalk conference in search of new strategies.
The social-media giant said it been given information that Cambridge Analytica, along with two individuals who don’t work there, improperly kept Facebook user data for years despite telling the company that it had destroyed those records.
A second veteran executive is leaving Nike Inc. in the wake of internal complaints about inappropriate workplace behavior at the sneaker and sportswear giant, according to people familiar with the matter.
Major videogame console makers like Microsoft and Sony support ‘cross-play’ with PCs and smartphones—but not always with each other.

Montana News

Military News

Honorably discharged veterans of all eras can now apply for a new veterans ID card, officials with the VA said.
The cost of having a baby will likely not change in 2018 for most active-duty Tricare Standard and Guard and Reserve users.
Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt relieved Lt. Col. Jason Heard of overseeing the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron.
Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) at Fort Campbell, Kentucky began receiving the new XM17 MHS on Monday.

Ag News

Machinery Pete shines light on current trend of nice condition used Combines in the 10 year old range holding their value very well, seeing strong auction sale prices
Tips to help smooth planter repairs and maintenance.
Saving a drowning calf is just another day on the ranch.
Americans for Farmers & Families commented on Friday regarding the recent release of the European Union’s retaliatory tariffs product list.