– Ice fishermen who access Cooney Reservoir with automobiles, ATVs or snowmobiles are reminded that they must drive onto and off of the ice only from boat ramps. Those who drive directly from campgrounds, parking areas and roadways onto the ice are causing damage to park resources. Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks prohibits off-road travel...
Monday Senator Jon Tester asked his colleagues to confirm Alejandro Mayorkas President Biden’s nominee to lead the Department of Homeland Security. He visited Montana in 2015 when he was Deputy Secretary. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Untitled-16.mp3
In the most recent USDA data from 2019 the value of livestock production in Montana totaled $1.6 billion. Our sister Northern Ag Network’s Colter Brown has more. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Untitled-6-1.mp3
The USDA released the total cattle inventory report Friday. The national cow herd is down about 200,000 from a year ago which equals about half a percent. Our sister Northern Ag Network’s Colter Brown has Montana’s numbers. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Untitled-14.mp3
Senate Bill 51 which is making its way through the 6th Montana Legislative Session addresses one of the top priorities for A-A-P-P Montana. Director of Government Affairs Mike Batista. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Untitled-6.mp3
During a recent Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing Senator Jon Tester asked President Biden’s nominee to lead the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Affairs Maria Fudge what happens when the rent and mortgage abatements caused by the pandemic end. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Untit...
An update from Dr. Laurel Desnick Park City-County Health Officer who says testing is going smoothly. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Untitled-3.mp3
The Montana Conservation Voters has launched the “Montana Pushback” campaign to keep people informed whenever environmental issues are on the docket in the Capitol. Executive Director Whitney Tawney says they’re happy with Governor Greg Gianforte’s budget proposal in terms of funding state agencies and outdoor programs....
Thursday evening the first Republican Governor of Montana in 16 years Greg Gianforte delivered his first state of the state address. He was followed by Representative Laurie Bishop of Livingston with the Democratic response. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Untitled-13-2.mp3
COVID-19 brought to the forefront that broadband connectivity is no longer a commodity but is essential infrastructure for the state of Montana. Executive Director of the Montana Cooperative Development Center Tracy McIntyre. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Untitled-24-1.mp3