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By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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The Latest: Authorities plane to interview Greg Gianforte

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on assault allegations against Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte (all times local): 8:35 p.m. Authorities plan to interview the Republican candidate for Montana's More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Guardian reporter alleges Republican candidate for Montana’s sole US House seat body-slammed him day

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Guardian reporter alleges Republican candidate for Montana's sole US House seat body-slammed him day before election. More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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A look at accidental child shooting cases in Montana

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - No charges were brought in two cases of accidental shootings involving children under 12 from 2014 through 2016 in Montana. Nationwide, there were 152 accidents in which children under age 12 More...

By admin On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Montana’s unemployment rate at 3.8 percent in April

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held steady at 3.8 percent in April. Labor Commissioner Pam Bucy says the low unemployment rate can make it difficult for employers to find enough More...

By admin On Monday, May 15th, 2017
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Montana airport gains full-body scanner after 4-year hiatus

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Helena Regional Airport in Montana will soon be using a full-body scanner for the first time since March 2013. The Independent Record reported (http://bit.ly/2pDdVBG ) Monday that the scanner More...

By admin On Friday, May 12th, 2017
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4 people die in recent Montana highway crashes

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Four people have died in three days in highway crashes in Montana. The Montana Highway Patrol says two women died in crashes on Thursday. A 27-year-old woman was thrown from her vehicle after More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Bullock signs $10.3B budget bill without line-item vetoes

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Gov. Steve Bullock has signed a two-year, $10.3 billion budget that was a source of tension throughout the legislative session as he and lawmakers looked to close a revenue shortfall. Bullock More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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Montana woman dies after a tree hits her during storm

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A Montana woman was killed when a tree struck her during a weekend thunderstorm. Lewis and Clark County Coroner Bryan Backeberg says 41-year-old Johnna Bissett suffered the fatal injury Saturday More...

By admin On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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Aging voting machines pose challenges for disabled, counties

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Elections clerks across Montana are being increasingly challenged to serve voters with severe physical disabilities because of a dwindling supply of polling equipment designed especially for More...

By admin On Sunday, May 7th, 2017
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Political fortunes in Montana rise and fall over money

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - In the race for Montana's sole congressional seat, Republicans have called the Democrat a tax dodger who doesn't pay his bills. In turn, Democrats are branding the Republican as a wealthy carpetbagger More...