US official: Congress shouldn't control tribal recognition

BILLINGS, Mont. - A Republican proposal to let only Congress decide whether American Indian tribes deserve federal recognition threatens the...
Probe finds EPA error caused mine spill

BILLINGS, Mont. - Government investigators squarely blamed the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday for a 3 million-gallon wastewater...
Nation and World
Flyboarding lets you fly like Iron Man

GREAT FALLS, Mont. - Craig Smith had seen videos of flyboarding and thought it looked like fun.However, when he had the chance to try it himself...
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Sage grouse plan aims for industry, wildlife balance

BILLINGS, Mont. - A cooperative effort to save a ground-dwelling bird has diverted it from possible extinction, federal officials declared...
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Grizzlies kill more Montana livestock than in all 2014

HELENA, Mont. - Growing numbers of grizzly bears venturing east from the Rocky Mountains are attacking more domestic cattle and sheep.Montana's...
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Feds propose more safety valves for gas lines

BILLINGS, Mont. - The Obama administration moved Wednesday to significantly expand a requirement for utilities to install inexpensive safety...
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Juneau superintendent a finalist for Mont. job

...Tuesday night named Juneau School District Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich a finalist for the superintendent position in Kalispell, Mont., according to a report by the Kalispell Daily Inter Lake.Gelbrich will travel to Montana during the interview process...
Warning issued about oil shipped from ND, Mont.

BILLINGS, Mont. - Following a string of explosive accidents, federal officials said Thursday that crude oil being shipped by rail from the Northern...
Bonnie Hawkins

...Juneau. All who knew Bonnie or were touched by her life are welcome to attend.Bonnie was born on Aug. 8, 1946 in Kalispell, Mont. Bonnie moved to Juneau in 1978, and by 1980 she began receiving services from REACH, Inc. At first, Bonnie began working...
Mont. judge faulted for alleged bias in rape case

HELENA, Mont. - Critics of a Montana judge who handed down a 30-day sentence to a former teacher convicted of raping a student lodged a formal...


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