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Wildfire threatens Montana ski area, forcing evacuation

Authorities evacuated a ski lodge in southern Montana on Saturday because of a wind-driven wildfire heading toward it.

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Matt Gray's First Alert Forecast

After a windy Saturday, we should see some calmer conditions Sunday.

Friends remember former Kalispell climber who died

Friends remember former Kalispell climber who died

The Flathead community is mourning the loss of a Kalispell native who died in a climbing accident in California earlier this month.

A look back on the first half of the legislative session

House denies consideration of state employee pay plan

Representatives have failed to take up pay raises for state employees in the House as a whole.

Helena Montana State Capitol

State senators favor elections for US Senate vacancies

Montana senators are advancing proposals to require special elections to fill vacant U.S. senatorial seats.

Helena Montana State Capitol

Montana House narrowly defeats 'religious freedom' bill

The Montana Legislature has turned away a proposal that if enacted by voters would have given people grounds to disobey any state laws that violate their…

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House panel tables negotiated state employee pay plan

Raises for Montana state employees are up in the air after a House panel tabled a bill aiming to give pay and insurance increases starting in 2016.


House endorses proposed personhood constitutional amendment

The Montana House has endorsed a proposed constitutional amendment bill that would define human life as beginning at conception.

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