Pete is married with two children one goes to the University of Montana the other is in the seventh grade. outside of work passions include fly fishing, and bird hunting. Hiogh school sports are other activities I like to watch. Pete is 50 years old and now training for a century bicycle ride.
A Definition Of Tribal Sovereignty
Sovereignty has become a buzz-word in all levels of Government. Some believe that it means to be a nation within itself. Some believe all fifty states are independent of the federal government. Others yet believe counties are answerable to no one...
Champion Child Selected For Montana
The Shodair Children’s Hospital, in Helena, is the only Children’s Miracle Network affiliated hospital. Shodair has been caring for Montana’s children since 1887. Every year, the Children’s Miracle Network hospitals’ “Champions Program” finds a child with a remarkable medical story from each state. …
DEQ Seeks Comments On Bitterroot TDML
The Montana Department of Environmental Quality has released the Bitterroot Temperature and Tributary Sediment Total Maximum Daily Loads and framework water quality improvement plan. A TDML is a plan to attain and maintain water quality standards in waters that are not meeting their standards.…
Tribes Become Economically Sound Through Education
Native American culture has made it difficult for some to leave home and become educated. Dr. Joe McDonald recognized this and formed the Salish Kootenai Community College in Pablo. From the beginning the University of Montana has maintained a relationship with the Pablo campus.
Troublesome Budget Cuts
The 2012 budget process is under way. That budget is being cut in every area. Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin has presented a budget bill that even congressman Denny Rehberg voted against.
Central And Southwest Asia Conference In Missoula
The 9Th annual central and southwest Asia conference concludes tomorrow. The days events get underway at 10:00 a.m. tomorrow, with a discussion about women and ethno-religious conflict in Afghanistan. At noontime there will be a presentation on the Egyptian uprising. Followed at 1:00 p.m. by r…
Baucus Discusses New Farm Bill On Listening Sessions
Agricultural producers in Fort Benton received a briefing on the upcoming farm bill from U.S. Senator Max Baucus, who held a listening session on Wednesday to discuss the bill.
March For Babies
Communities all throughout the State will be participating in "March For Babies," the March of Dimes' largest fundraiser. Each year, about 20,000 companies get involved in the fundraising event.
24/7 Program Gets Closer To Passing
The Montana Legislature has sent Governor Brian Schweitzer its top drunk driving crackdown proposal. Attorney General Steve Bullock has been advocating for what is billed as the 24/7 Program. Bullock says the program has proven successful, in a pilot project, in keeping repeat offenders sober. If si…
Creating Jobs Creatively
The Montana World Trade Center, based at the University of Montana, has been assisting private Montana businesses to introduce their products and services around the world. Executive Director of the Montana World Trade Center Arnie Sherman has now formed an organization to bring foreign investment t…