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Archive for year: 2021

Grasshopper Potential Highest Since 1980s For Rangelands

A punishing drought in the U.S. West is leaving farmers scrambling for water and bringing a plague of grasshoppers with federal agriculture officials launching what could become their largest grasshopper killing campaign since the 1980s amid at the insects that cattle ranchers fear will strip bare public and private rangelands. A 2021 grasshop...

Senator Daines Comments On ATF Nominee

Senator Steve Daines on Voices of Montana Wednesday explained why he does not want  David Chipman currently going through the nomination process to be the Director of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/6-24_537.mp3

Federal Government To Investigate Native Boarding School Oversights

The federal government will investigate its past oversight of Native American boarding schools compiling and reviewing decades of records to identify past boarding schools locate known and possible burial sites at or near those schools and uncover the names and tribal affiliations of students. A recent discovery of children’s remains bur...

Subpoenas For Montana Judicial Branch Withdrawn

A legislative committee investigating the judicial branch has withdrawn its subpoenas for Montana Supreme Court records after consulting with the state Department of Justice. The committee had produced a preliminary report by the end of April outlining its concerns with the judicial branch following a month of investigation. Withdrawing the su...

Governor Gianforte Signs Letter Requesting Redistricting Data

Fifteen Republican governors including Montana’s Governor Greg Gianforte sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Commerce Tuesday urging the U.S. Census Bureau to release redistricting data this month or as soon as possible. They say further delays would hurt efforts to redraw congressional and legislative districts determining how many ...

Navajo Nation Frontrunner To Purchase Remington Assets

Richard Barber is from Willow Creek. His 9-year-old son was killed in a hunting accident involving a Remington Model 700 in 2000. Barber along with his family settled a wrongful death claim against Remington in 2002 for an undisclosed amount of money. Reuters reports Remington is now preparing to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and i...

Yellowstone National Park Cautions Visitors To Prevent Wildfires

Yellowstone National Park is at high fire danger throughout the park. There are no wildfires in the park nor are there any fire restrictions in place or planned in the park and they want to keep it that way. Park Spokesperson Linda Veress on what visitors should now be mindful of. https://northernbroadcasting.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/6-2...