- 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.
- EPA resists calls to remove Butte mining waste Updated: Jul-25-15 3:04 am
BUTTE, Montana - Below the center of Butte flows water tainted with poisons drawn from a mass of mining and smelting waste that has been a pollution problem for more than a century.
- Bullock, health secretary to talk Medicaid expansion waiver Updated: Jul-22-15 12:24 pm
HELENA, Montana - Gov. Steve Bullock will discuss with a federal official Montana's plan to expand Medicaid that recently entered a public-comment period.
- Inmates gain confidence, discipline through culinary arts Updated: Jul-16-15 5:06 am
BILLINGS, Montana - The women working and learning in the Culinary Arts Program at Passages Women's Center, a Billings prerelease program for female offenders, proved that life really can be a great big bowl of cherries.
- Drought makes 24 counties eligible for federal assistance Updated: Jul-15-15 6:59 pm
HELENA, Montana - The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture has designated 15 Montana counties as natural disaster areas due to drought.
- Montana governor has nearly $600K in bank for election bid Updated: Jul-07-15 5:25 pm
HELENA, Montana - Gov. Steve Bullock now has $596,000 in the bank for his re-election bid, sitting on half a million dollars more than any other candidate for public office in Montana despite raising considerably less money this spring than he did in winter.