Montana governor signs bill limiting power of health boards
Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte has signed a bill limiting the power of local public health boards to issue mandates in response to emergencies like the coronavirus pandemic.
Glacier National Park Introduces Ticket Entry System
Park officials in Montana have unveiled a temporary ticket entry system for the Going-to-the-Sun Road corridor this summer in an effort to manage congestion and avoid potential closures because of the coronavirus pandemic and road construction. Glacier National Park officials announced Wednesday that visitors will need ticketed reservations starting May 28 through Sept. 6 to enter the park. The tickets are scheduled to be made available on April 29. Tribal members and people who own property within the park's boundaries are exempt from buying tickets. The park made the announcement several weeks after holding a community discussion on a proposed ticketing system.
Boulder supermarket shooter ID’d as 21-year-old man
Police have identified a 21-year-old man as the suspect in the killing of 10 people at a Boulder, Colorado, supermarket.
For Montana ranchers, it’s that time of year: calving season
It's that time of year for Montana ranchers — calving season.
Montana Woman Gets 100 Years, Killed Man In Custody Dispute
A western Montana woman has been sentenced to 100 years in prison without the possibility of parole after being convicted of killing her ex-boyfriend, with whom she had an ongoing custody dispute.
Native American nominee’s grilling raises questions on bias
The confirmation hearing for Deb Haaland has raised questions about whether she's being treated differently because she is a Native American woman.
Montana Senate advances bill to allow sex education opt out
The Montana Senate has advanced a bill that would allow parents of public school students to opt out of sex education and would ban abortion providers from offering information in schools.
Biden to pause oil and gas sales on public lands
President Joe Biden is set to announce a wide-ranging moratorium on new oil and gas leasing on U.S. lands and waters.
Trump bids farewell to Washington, hints of comeback
His term at an end, President Donald Trump has said farewell to Washington, but he also has hinted about a comeback .
The Latest: 5 weapons recovered, 13 arrests at DC protests
One person has been shot at the U.S. Capitol as dozens of supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the building and violently clashed with police.