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Montana Economist Provides Context To State’s Pandemic Response

A Montana Chamber of Commerce sponsored economic update was held Wednesday in Billings at the Northern Hotel. Executive Director of the Bureau of Business and Economic Research Patrick Barkey addressed the group and afterwards on Voices of Montana he spoke about how Montanans reacted  when the pandemic hit and shut the state down. https://nort...

Governor Gianforte To Cut Ribbon At Calumet Montana Refining

This morning at 10:15 Governor Greg Gianforte will join Calumet Montana Refining at a formal ribbon cutting ceremony in Great Falls to celebrate the first railcar of seed oil feedstock. Monday, during a Voices of Montana program from Big Sky where Montana played host to the annual Pacific NorthWest Economic Region (PNWER) Summit, Dave Galt, wh...

Deadline Set For New Congressional Districts To Be Filed

The official 90-day period to create a new congressional map for Montana has begun. Tuesday morning, the Montana Districting and Apportionment Commission officially accessed the census data it needed in order to begin the process of splitting the state into two congressional districts marking the beginning of the countdown to November 15th whe...

Senator Tester Speaks At PNWEA Annual Summit

Tuesday Senator Jon Tester spoke at the Pacific Northwest Economic Region’s annual summit in Big Sky. The bi-national hybrid event brings U.S. and Canadian delegates together to discuss regional economic matters relating to the northwest region of North America. He noted the significance of this type of meeting. https://northernbroadcasting.co...

Wildland Firefighters Receive Weather Break And Pay Raise

Firefighters got some relief Tuesday as a cold front knocked temperatures 20 degrees below normal in Western Montana. According to the National Weather Service at least a half-inch of rain is expected along much of the Continental Divide with more cool weather extending through today or even into Thursday. That could be followed by two more co...

Mule Deer Buck Illegally shot in Wyoming

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is seeking any information regarding a mule deer buck that was illegally shot along Highway 89 between the towns of Afton and Cokeville, Wyoming, between 11:00-11:40 a.m. on Tuesday, August 17. Cokeville Game Warden Cody Schoonover received multiple reports of an injured buck mule deer, possibly hit by a mo...