Montana State Insurance Commissioner Matt Rosendale announced on Thursday that for the first time health insurance rates were dropping, some by double digits.

The City of Missoula has created colorful graphics to help explain the proposed budget, according to Communications Director Ginny Merriam.

Missoula police responded on Wednesday afternoon to the report of a man holding a knife to a woman's throat. One man was arrested for assault with a weapon.

Mostly cloudy in western Montana today, with highs only in the mid 70's.