OPI Celebrates Passage of Student Safety and Accountability Act
Montana Superintendent of Public Instruction Elsie Arntzen announced on Thursday that bills she helped shepherd through the legislature to protect students passed the Senate and are headed to Governor Steve Bullock for his signature.
State Auditor Reaches $500,000 Settlement with Financial Company
When financial companies turn out to be bad actors and swindle Montanans out of their hard earned money, the State Auditor’s office steps in to resolve the matter, as Matt Rosendale did with a financial company out of Boston.
Montana Morning State News Headlines for Friday, April 19
Senator Steve Daines hosted a round table discussion in Missoula on Thursday about the meth crisis in Montana with numerous law enforcement agencies.
Senator Steve Daines Visits KGVO Studios – Gives Palmer Update
Fresh from a visit to the Great Falls area on Wednesday, Montana Senator Steve Daines stopped by the KGVO studios early Thursday morning with two of his aides to talk about a variety of issues, the first being his hospital visit with Trooper Wade Palmer in Salt Lake City.
Steve Daines Hosts Law Enforcement Round Table on Meth Crisis
Montana Senator Steve Daines hosted a round table discussion at the Missoula County Sheriff’s Office with nearly a dozen law enforcement personnel from various agencies specifically targeting the meth crisis in Montana.
Burglary – Assault with a Weapon and a High Speed Chase
Several western Montana law enforcement agencies were involved on Wednesday in a case where a man and woman were charged with aggravated burglary, assault with a weapon and fleeing from law enforcement after allegedly breaking into a home in the Condon area.
Montana Morning State News Headlines for Thursday, April 18
A controlled burn was swept out of control near Lolo on Wednesday and burned nearly 30 acres. Missoula Rural and several other agencies responded.
Bitterroot National Forest to Start Spring Burning
The annual forest work is starting soon.
Controlled Burn Ends up Torching nearly 30 Acres near Lolo
Just after 1:30 on Wednesday afternoon, 9-1-1 dispatched Missoula Rural Fire to a controlled burn that had been fanned by gusty winds just south of Lolo.
Results Already Seen with UM Common Application for Students
The University of Montana is already reaping benefits of joining with Common Application, an online platform that enables students to apply at colleges and universities around the world.
Montana Morning State News Headlines for Wednesday, April 17
Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Wade Palmer's condition is improving at a Salt Lake City Hospital, so much so, that he gave a thumbs up for a UM Grizzly sweatsuit.
Women's Health - Topic of Rocky Mtn Lab's Next Public Lecture
The second in a series dealing with mental health issues.
Grand Prize for Trooper Wade Palmer Fundraiser is Awesome
Tickets are on sale now for an amazing ride that you'd be thrilled to own, while supporting Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Wade Palmer at the same time.
Some FWP Watercraft Check Stations Now Open throughout Montana
With the advent of spring, Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks have opened selected watercraft check stations throughout the state.