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Lawmakers say school choice rule doesn't follow bill's aim

A majority of Montana lawmakers say the state Department of Revenue did not follow legislative intent when it wrote a rule barring religious schools from…

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McLean: I did what I came to do, it's time to move on

Gov. Steve Bullock says Angela McLean's resignation as lieutenant governor is not a "re-set" for his re-election campaign.

Northwest Montana bull trout spawning check shows declines

Officials say low flows and stream blockages may have contributed to a decline in spawning results in the annual northwest Montana bull trout survey.


Bodies found in Powell Co. believed to be missing mother, son

Investigators believe the bodies of missing Deer Lodge mom and son have been found. 

Special hunt unlikely to eliminate Montana sheep herd

A special Montana hunting season meant to eliminate a bighorn sheep herd will probably not meet its goal.

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Whitehall gold mine lays off 135 employees

With 135 workers losing their jobs Monday, the last open-pit gold mine in Whitehall is ceasing operations.


First Alert Weather: Valley inversions remain strong

Valley inversions will continue to impact areas of western Montana today. Temperatures remain cold with highs only reaching into teens and low 20s.

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1st large-scale exercise set in military training area

Military airplanes are taking to the skies this week for the first large-scale exercise in a training area over the Northern Plains.

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