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5 min ago | Great Falls Tribune

Montana Prep Golf: Wind a fact of life for golfers

On a par 5, a group made up of five players hit their tee shots. The shortest drive: 320 yards.

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Related Topix: Fairfield, MT, Fort Benton, MT, Choteau, MT, Seeley Lake, MT

5 hrs ago | Flathead Beacon

Police Chief: Hand Movements Justified Fatal Shooting

A Montana police chief says an unarmed robbery suspect moved his hands six times in defiance of an officer's orders before the officer fatally shot him during a traffic stop.

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8 hrs ago | The Billings Outpost

Help for vets who resist help

Doug Bell, a readjustment counselor with the Billings Vet Center, said it's typical of military veterans to insist that they don't need help.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Billings, MT, US National Guard

10 hrs ago | USA Today

Dark and Deadly paranormal bad boys? Who could ask for more?

Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY. Contributors agree to our Terms of Service and are responsible for the content of their videos and photos.

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13 hrs ago | Great Falls Tribune

Judge hears arguments over 2011 Montana marijuana law

The medical marijuana industry continues its efforts to overturn restrictions in a 2011 law that sought to rein in the number of providers and users.

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Related Topix: Marijuana

14 hrs ago | Flathead Beacon

Primary Job

The U.S. Senate passed an extension of long-term unemployment benefits that helps out-of-work workers for five months.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Montana Government, Tax, Healthcare Law, Law, Steve Bullock, US Governors

18 hrs ago | KTMF

Butte-Silver Bow Submits Proposal for Manufacturing Hub

Butte-Silver Bow officials officially submitted a proposal to become one of twelve locations throughout the United States to be the home of a major manufacturing hub.

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Security

Tue Apr 15, 2014

KTMF

Belgrade Storage Facility Fire Causes $33,000 In Damage

Central Valley Fire officials said damage is estimated to cost around $33,000 after eight storage units caught fire around 5 p.m. at CTS storage.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Missoula, MT, Missoula County, MT

Daily Kos

The Montana/Bundy rodeo

Someone asked my take on the dust up in Montana where a fellow named Bundy has been grazing his cattle on government land and not paying for the permit because he claims the United States government is illegitimate.

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Related Topix: Montana Government, Federal Prisons, Prison, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Liberal Political News

Great Falls Tribune

Fox questions fiscal impact of Medicaid ballot initiative

Attorney General Tim Fox is asking the state Supreme Court to order a new fiscal note for a ballot initiative that seeks to expand the Medicaid program in Montana.

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Related Topix: Montana Government, Steve Bullock, US Governors

The Missoula Independent Online

Rockies Today, April 15

Top news links, courtesy of Mountain West News. EPA completes assessment of closed aluminum plant in Montana A meeting will be held today, April 15, in the Columbia Falls Fire Hall from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the Environmental Protection Agency's environmental assessment of the Columbia Falls Aluminum Co.'s shuttered aluminum plant in that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Columbia Falls, MT

Great Falls Tribune

Montana T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall

A Tyrannosaurus rex is joining the dinosaur fossil collection on the National Mall on Tuesday after a more than 2,000-mile journey from Montana.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology, National Mall, US National Parks

Mon Apr 14, 2014

KTMF

Construction Causes Long Delays In Gallatin Canyon

Montana Department of Transportation says rock blasting begins Tuesday at the Greek Creek Campground, causing delays of up to one hour.

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Great Falls Tribune

Democratic Senate primary forum set

The Great Falls Tribune will host a candidate forum featuring the three Democratic candidates running for the U.S. Senate.

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Related Topix: Great Falls, MT, Wilsall, MT, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Daines

The Daily Beast

America's Abortion-Free Zone GrowsBy Robin Marty

Montana was the only hope for women living 600 miles in any direction to obtain an abortion.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Kalispell, MT

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Great Falls Tribune

Wyoming seeks dismissal of water dispute

BILLINGS - The Wyoming Attorney General's Office is seeking dismissal of an interstate water rights lawsuit pending before the U.S. Supreme Court, arguing the state shouldn't be held liable for what its attorneys call a "trickle" of water at the heart the cross-border dispute.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Stanford University

BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Montana - Week of 4/13/2014

Midtown Men in Broadway" border="0" height="100" width="100" align="right"> THE MIDTOWN MEN Alberta Bair Theater 4/15-4/15/2014 Featuring the four stars from the original Broadway cast of Jersey Boys.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies

Great Falls Tribune

Montana Moment: Miners win eight-hour workdays

Editor's note: In 2014 Montana celebrates 150 years as a territory and 125 years as a state.

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Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Bread, Food

Great Falls Tribune

Montana Album

John Hall, vice chairman of the trustees, said the actions were approved by the trustees in resolutions adopted April 8 after consideration of the report of the citizens' library study committee appointed by Mayor Marian Erdmann.

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Related Topix: Great Falls, MT, Fishtail, MT, Phillips County, MT, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Help for vets who resist help

Doug Bell, a readjustment counselor with the Billings Vet Center, said it's typical of military veterans to insist that they don't need help.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Billings, MT, US National Guard

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