With nurses working to administer the COVID-19 vaccine while facing continued PPE shortages and with National Nurses Week kicking off Thursday the personal-finance website, Wallet Hub today released its report on 2021’s best states for nurses. Montana ranks 6th across 22 key metrics. The data set ranges from monthly average starting salary for nurses to health-care facilities per capita to nursing-job openings per capita. Wallet Hub compared the relative attractiveness of the 50 states.
Scientists have long talked about climate change hotter temperatures changes in rain and snowfall and more extreme weather being the new normal. The words climate and weather are not interchangeable though they may seem to be. National Weather Service Billings’ Joe Lester explains.