- Aviation experts to review state's firefighting helicopters Updated: Aug-27-15 3:41 pm
HELENA, Montana - U.S. aviation experts are planning to head to Montana to review the state's firefighting protocols and see for themselves whether its helicopters should be used to attack blazes on federal lands, officials said Thursday.
- China, US seek 'clean coal' agreement as industry struggles Updated: Aug-25-15 9:58 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - U.S. and China officials took a major step Tuesday toward an agreement to advance "clean coal" technologies that purport to reduce the fuel's contribution to climate change - and could offer a potential lifeline for an industry that's seen its fortunes fade.
- Gianforte files for exploratory governor campaign Updated: Aug-17-15 8:40 pm
HELENA, Montana - Technology entrepreneur Greg Gianforte has filed paperwork that says he is exploring a run for Montana governor in 2016.
- Montana Democrats retained their current state party leaders Updated: Aug-16-15 1:17 pm
BOZEMAN, Montana - Montana Democrats have retained their current state party leaders.
- Former political reporter appointed to historical society Updated: Aug-08-15 9:11 am
HELENA, Montana - Gov. Steve Bullock has appointed former Montana political reporter Charles Johnson to the state Historical Society Board of Trustees.
- Q&A: A look at climate change plan and its impact on states Updated: Aug-04-15 10:32 am
HELENA, Montana - President Barack Obama unveiled the final regulations in his plan to cut nationwide carbon dioxide emissions 32 percent by 2030. Obama touted it as a bold step to slow climate change, while opponents said it was federal overreach that will raise prices for electricity consumers.
- Wyoming, Montana unsatisfied with federal sage grouse plan Updated: Jul-30-15 6:58 pm
HELENA, Montana - The governors of Wyoming and Montana say a federal plan to protect the greater sage grouse is far more restrictive than Western states' own programs to help the struggling species.