July 8, 2016
Helena, Montana. On Thursday June 30th, 2016 the Honorable Judge Reynolds swore in 7 new volunteers as CASA volunteers—court-appointed special advocates for abused and neglected children. Family and friends gathered in the courthouse to watch the volunteers take an oath promising to advocate for the best interest of the child. The newly appointed CASA volunteers join 50 other dedicated co
March 9, 2016
Child abuse and neglect cases in Montana's district courts have more than doubled since 2010, prompting renewed alarm from court officials and children's advocates.
November 15, 2015
HELENA — John Weida may be doing some of his most meaningful work now that he’s retired. In his 71 years, he’s spent 17 of them working in a chemical dependency unit at the Montana State Hospital in Galen. He gave another 13 years to the state Department of Labor and Industry where he focused his attention on injured workers and insurance companies. But since 1991, before