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For sale: 6 rustic homes in Montana.

Bozeman. Built in 1906, this four-bedroom brick mansion sits in the historic Bon Ton district. The Queen Anne house has tiger-oak details throughout, oversize curved-pane windows, a remodeled kitchen, and a new master suite with a fireplace and a doorway to the upper deck. The exterior features a large covered veranda and a ...

- The Week - US

Alpine skiing - Vonn crashes in Crans Montana super-G.

The 32-year-old, who broke her right arm at the start of the season and still does not have full use of her hand, lost control early in her run and crashed into the safety netting.

- SBS.com.au - AU

EPA delays rule for miners to give cleanup assurances.

BILLINGS, Mont. — Facing pushback from industry and Republicans in Congress, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency delayed on Friday a proposal that would require mining companies to show they have the financial wherewithal to clean up their pollution so…

- Billings Gazette - US

Montana landowners say government botched arsenic cleanup.

George Niland wonders whether he should wear a respirator when he mows his lawn. Serge Myers laments not being able to garden in his backyard. Rob Phillips puzzles over why his 22 acres have been marked as an unblemished island surrounded by a sea of contamination.

- WRAL.com - US

Montana Abortion Bill Would Make Doctors Try to Save Fetus.

Montana lawmakers pushed forward with a measure that would effectively ban all abortions after 24 weeks of pregnancy, regardless of the medical risks to a woman, by requiring doctors to deliver the fetus and try to save it. Critics of the bill said it could be among the most...

- Newsmax - US

Shiffrin and Vonn withdraw from World Cup event over conditions.

CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland - Leading U.S. skiers Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn withdrew from a women's World Cup Alpine combined event on Friday because of safety fears about poor course conditions in Crans-Montana.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Montana landowners say government botched arsenic cleanup.

OPPORTUNITY, Mont. — George Niland wonders whether he should wear a respirator when he mows his lawn. Serge Myers laments not being able to...

- Townhall.com - US

Montana abortion bill would force doctors to deliver some fetuses.

Measure, considered one of toughest in nation, would require physicians to try to save the fetuses from six months into a pregnancy on

- CBS NEWS - US

Montana abortion bill would make doctors try to save fetus.

Montana lawmakers pushed forward with a measure that would effectively ban all abortions after 24 weeks of pregnancy, regardless of the medical risks to a woman, by requiring doctors to deliver the fetus and try to save it.

- WRAL.com - US

Landowners say EPA botched cleanup, now they want a shot.

OPPORTUNITY, Mont. — George Niland wonders whether he should wear a respirator when he mows his lawn. Serge Myers laments not being able to garden in his backyard. Rob Phillips puzzles over why his 22 acres have been marked…

- Billings Gazette - US

Montana abortion bill would make doctors try to save fetus.

HELENA, Mont. — Montana lawmakers pushed forward with a measure that would effectively ban all abortions after 24 weeks of pregnancy, regardless of the medical risks to a woman, by requiring doctors to deliver the fetus and try to…

- Billings Gazette - US

Vulnerable Dems lay low as town hall angst rages

NEW YORK — From Montana to West Virginia, the nation's most vulnerable Senate Democrats are avoiding town hall meetings as their Republican counterparts get pummeled by an energized electorate frustrated with President Donald Trump's early agenda.

- Billings Gazette - US

Charter schools bill faces uncertain future in Montana

- Education Week - US

Protect Biometric Privacy in Montana

Legislatures around the country are beginning to acknowledge the threat to our privacy presented by companies collecting and using our biometric information—the physical and behavioral characteristics that make us unique. Following on a biometric privacy law passed in Illinois in 2008, lawmakers in Montana are aiming to ...

- EFF - US

Landowners say EPA botched cleanup, now they want a shot

OPPORTUNITY, Mont. " George Niland wonders whether he should wear a respirator when he mows his lawn. Serge Myers laments not being able to garden in his backyard. Rob Phillips puzzles over why his 22 acres have been marked as...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Landowners say EPA botched cleanup, now they want a shot

OPPORTUNITY, Mont. — George Niland wonders whether he should wear a respirator when he mows his lawn. Serge Myers laments not being able to...

- Townhall.com - US

Montana abortion bill would force doctors to try to save fetus

Montana lawmakers pushed forward with a measure Thursday that would effectively ban all abortions after 24 weeks of pregnancy, regardless of the medical risks to a woman, by requiring doctors to deliver the fetus and try to save it. Critics of the bill said it could be among the most extreme anti-abortion...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Advocates urge judge to keep injunction on Yellowstone dam

BILLINGS, Mont. — Wildlife advocates are urging a federal judge to keep in place an injunction blocking a $57 million irrigation dam and fish passage proposed for the Yellowstone River.

- Billings Gazette - US

Vacationing Utah officer foils robbery at Montana pharmacy

A vacationing police officer from Utah who stopped at a southwestern Montana grocery store for coffee and Tylenol ended up...

- Deseret News - US

Republican lawmakers peppered on Russia during town halls

USA TODAY analysis of local news coverage from Montana to Virginia found several incidences of voters pressing Republican lawmakers on Russia.         

- USA TODAY - US

Republicans who won after rowdy town halls are now avoiding them

Republicans who benefited from rowdy town halls six years ago and harnessed a wave of discontent with Democrats to win seats in Congress are learning a hard lesson this week as they return home: The left is happy to return the favor. From Maine to Montana, Democrats and their allies are spending...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

GOP Sen. Delays Speech At Last Minute As Hundreds Of Protesters Show Up

As hundreds of protesters gathered at the Montana state capitol for a speech from Sen. Steve Daines on Tuesday, the Republican lawmaker postponed his address under two hours before he was scheduled to speak. Daines will instead give a speech on Wednesday, and his office said that the delay had nothing to do with the ...

- TPM News - US

Montana police praise off-duty Utah officer who they say stopped robbery at pharmacy

Montana police are celebrating an off-duty Utah police officer who they say stopped a robbery at a pharmacy in the Treasure...

- Deseret News - US

Second trial begins in occupation of Oregon wildlife refuge

Opening arguments in the trial of four men who took part in an armed occupation of a U.S. wildlife refuge last year are scheduled to begin on Tuesday in Oregon, after a jury previously acquitted seven other occupiers in a stinging defeat for prosecutors. Duane Ehmer of Oregon, Jake Ryan of Montana, Darryl Thorn of ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Court fight follows Democrats home

Conservatives are aggressively ramping up their campaign to confirm Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court this week, using a rare congressional recess to needle vulnerable Senate Democrats into supporting President Donald Trump's high court nominee.A bloc of right-leaning groups are organizing events around the country to help ...

- POLITICO - US

Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use

Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities struggle to address the problem. Panelists at a drug summit convened Saturday by the … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use

HELENA, Mont. — Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities struggle to address the problem.

- Billings Gazette - US

Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use

HELENA, Mont. — Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities struggle...

- Townhall.com - US

Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use

Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities struggle to address the problem.

- FOX News - US

Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use

HELENA, Mont. " Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities struggle to address the problem.Panelists at a drug summit convened Saturday by the Montana...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Deregulation of Local Foods Is a Winning Idea That's Spreading

New bills in Montana and California would make it easier for small food entrepreneurs to thrive and for consumers to have more choices.

- Reason.com - US

6 spectacular homes for skiers

Telluride, Colorado. Lying along the Sundance ski run, this four-bedroom log home allows for ski-in-ski-out access. Features include a stone fireplace, a sauna, a hot tub, four decks, and cherry floors and trim. The house comes fully furnished and has unobstructed views of the San Sophia Ridge. $1,525,000. Peter Loomis, ...

- The Week - US

Montana panel considers letting school workers carry guns

- Education Week - US

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