Forest Management Omnibus Bill Expected to Hit Senate Floor
A new omnibus bill is working its way through congress and includes changes to forest management that have been pushed by Montana’s congressional delegation.
Missoula County Releases Wildfire Risk Map, New Protection Plan
Missoula County is updating its Community Wildfire Protection Plan for the first time in over a decade.
Senator Jon Tester Commemorates National Public Schools Week
At a recent meeting in Washington, D.C., Montana Senator Jon Tester welcomed students from across Montana as well as educators to commemorate National Public Schools Week by proposing two bills.
Montana Morning State News Headlines for Wednesday, March 21
21 year-old Helena man charged with killing elderly husband and wife. He is identified as Kaleb David Taylor.
Oil Pipeline ‘Valve Turner’ Gets Three Year Deferred Sentence
66 year-old Leonard Higgins was found guilty in November of 2017 for committing an act of what he termed civil disobedience when he cut two chains at the Enbridge Tar Sands pipeline at Coal Sands, Montana and manually turned the emergency shutoff valve.
Montana Ag Producers, Breweries Concerned Over Trump Tariffs
President Donald Trump’s proposed 25 percent tariff on steel and 10 percent tariff on aluminum imports is a worrying prospect to many members of the Montana Chamber of Commerce.
School Resource Officers a Success for both Students and Police
After Missoula County Public Schools voiced their support for School Resource Officers assigned to high schools and middle schools, the Police Department echoed the positive results of the program.
Hellgate High School Student Wins National State Diplomacy Prize
Hellgate High School senior Ian Knight was honored on Tuesday at City Hall for winning the Grand Prize in the U.S. State Department’s nationwide 2017 Citizen Diplomacy Challenge for a photo entitled ‘Unity’.
Mountain Lions Stalking Prey in Missoula Trigger Daily Reports
There have been many recent sightings of mountain lions in Missoula's five valleys and warnings that they are hunting deer in the Grant Creek area.
Missoula Will Welcome 29 New U.S. Citizens This Week
Missoula will host the first of only three naturalization ceremonies in 2018.
Montana Morning State News Headlines for Tuesday, March 20
Missoula teen arraigned in district court for being responsible for the incident at Big Sky High School last week. Bail set at $20,000.
Bitterroot Girls Named to Southwest District 'A ' Teams
The Southwestern Conference was well represented.