DEQ’s Rebecca Harbed Talks About Proposed Regulations Covering Radioactive Oil Field Waste Disposal

Montana is considering setting statewide regulations covering the disposal of radioactive oilfield waste. Currently regulations are addressed on a case by case basis when landfills are licensed. A new draft regulation would allow a higher concentration of radioactive material per load dumped. Public Policy Director at the Department of Environmental quality Rebecca Harbed explains.

Senator Steve Daines Comments On Fire At Shuttered Tyson Kansas Beef Packing Plant And It’s Effect On Montana Beef Markets

A fire shuttered Tyson Food’s Holcomb Kansas beef packing facility Aug. 10th which will have far reaching implications for cattle markets. Tuesday on Voices of Montana Senator Steve Daines said he’s written a letter to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Purdue asking him to do what he can so that Montana’s cattle market won’t be affected. “To…