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2013 Montana Fire Supression Costs Extremely Low Compared to 2012

In 2012, Montanans faced an extremely long fire season that plunged deep into October and, though that could still happen in 2013, signs are pointing to a significantly less expensive fire season for the state.

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Missoula County to Auction Mobile Homes Over Delinquent Taxes, Many Still Occupied

Tuesday, September 10, is the last day for the owners of mobile homes in Missoula to pay off delinquent taxes from 2012.

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Montana Hunting Seasons Already Underway [AUDIO]

September marks the beginning of the long-awaited hunting seasons in Montana. In fact, several seasons are already underway.

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Start Saving Now Because Stunning Research Reveals It Will Cost More Than $240,000 to Raise Your child

We all know raising a child isn’t cheap. But now we have an idea just how much we’re talking about.

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Gas Prices Hold Still in Montana, Up Less Than One Cent

Montana Gas prices went up again over the second week of August, but the rise appears to be slowing.

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Montana Revenues Driven by Individual Income Tax, Possibly Increased in 2012 Because of Tax Uncertainty

Montana Legislative Services Fiscal Analyst Stephanie Morrison has been studying the major sources of revenue for the state of Montana during the past fiscal year and says one source stood out significantly.

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Attorney General Tim Fox Says the Federal Government Is Stealing From Montana by Sequestering Mineral Leasing Act Funds

The federal government is still attempting to balance the cuts that came with sequestration earlier this year, but in doing so, it has drawn the ire of nearly all of the rocky mountain states.

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Decline of Federal Funds to Montana the Subject of Statewide Economic Discussion

Paul Polzin and Patrick Barkey of the University of Montana's Bureau of Business and Economic Research will be traveling around Montana during the first week of August to discuss the projected decline of federal funds into the state and to discuss whether or not the bureau's economic predictions from last year are on the right track.

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Cabela’s Releases Plans to Build New Missoula Store

KGVO News received a release from Cabela's Incorporated early Thursday morning announcing plans for their proposed new Missoula outpost store.

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Montana’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.4 Percent, Back to Pre- Recession Levels

Montana's unemployment rate has seen a steady decline this year, moving from 5.7 percent in January to the recently announced 5.4 percent rate for the month of May.

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