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  1. University of Montana President Seth Bodnar takes the reins - Sun, 07 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | The Spokesman-Review

    Enrollment has fallen since 2010. Budget challenges remain. A process to set academic and administrative priorities is far from complete.

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  2. Emergency travel only in Missoula, Lewis and Clark counties - Fri, 29 Dec 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | The Spokesman-Review

    Emergency travel only is advised in Missoula and Lewis and Clark counties after a snowstorm caused difficult driving conditions in the Missoula and Helena areas. In Missoula County, officials were recommending emergency travel only from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday due to the possibility of a flash freeze.

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  3. Fresh snow thrills ski resorts, prompts avalanche warning - Sat, 23 Dec 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Officials are warning skiers taking advantage of fresh snow brought by a recent winter storm to be cautious in Montana's backcountry. The Missoulian reports that the Flathead Avalanche Center issued an advisory for a large area of northwest Montana where more than 3 feet of dense snow fell.

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  4. In brief: Forest fire salvage, reforestation team assembled - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    After more than 700,000 acres of National forest land in Montana and Northern Idaho burned this summer, the Forest Service has created a team to oversee post-fire salvage and reforestation efforts. "We've had many years where we've had fire on the landscape and we've learned there is a lot of work left to do on the ground for the resources and for the communities when the flames go out and the smoke clears", said regional Forester Leanne Marten in a news release.

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  5. Price of U.S. Forest Service maps to increase Jan. 1 - Mon, 04 Dec 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    The cost of paper and plastic coated maps will increase to $14, according to a news release from the Idaho Panhandle National Forest. Currently the maps cost $10.

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  6. Neo-Nazi site founder asks court to toss 'troll storm' suit - Fri, 01 Dec 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    In this undated photo released by the Southern Poverty Law Center's Dan Chung, Tanya Gersh poses for a photo. Gersh, a Montana real estate agent sued the founder of a neo-Nazi website on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, saying the publisher orchestrated an anti-Semitic "campaign of terror" that bombarded the woman and her family with hateful messages from anonymous internet trolls.

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  7. Former Montana football coach Bobby Hauck interviews for old job - Tue, 28 Nov 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Haslam said he still plans to interview other candidates but told the Missoulian he wants to move the process along, noting that college football's early signing period runs from Dec. 20-22. Hauck coached at Montana from 2003-09, during which the Grizzlies posted an 80-17 record and played in three FCS national championship games.

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  8. Montana study aims to reduce grizzly-livestock encounters - Sat, 25 Nov 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    A University of Montana graduate student is partnering with Indian tribes to study how effective electric fences are in protecting poultry and livestock from grizzly bear attacks. The Missoulian reported Saturday that the study will explore whether electric fencing changes the way grizzlies move through the populated Mission and Flathead Valleys.

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  9. Montana Regents approve contract for new college president - Fri, 17 Nov 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Montana Board of Regents has formally approved the hiring of General Electric executive Seth Bodnar as president of the University of Montana. The Missoulian reports that Bodnar is a Rhodes scholar with two master's degrees from the University of Oxford, and he's a Green Beret who graduated first in his class from the U.S. Military Academy in West Point.

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  10. Montana teacher pleads not guilty to sex assault of student - Wed, 15 Nov 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Missoulian reported that Justice of the Peace Landee Holloway allowed Bashor to remain free on his own recognizance, but said he can't have contact with any minors other than members of his family and can't go back to Frenchtown High School property.

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  11. No charges coming for Montana shooter who killed man on his doorstep - Tue, 14 Nov 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Lake County Attorney Steve Eschenbacher says he doesn't believe he has the evidence needed to charge a Montana man who shot and killed another man after he appeared in the middle of the night on his doorstep. The Missoulian reported that Eschenbacher on Tuesday announced no charges are coming for the man after two months of evidence gathering and a shooting reenactment couldn't justify a crime.

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  12. Missoula man to serve 100 years in jail for drugging, raping girls - Tue, 31 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    A Missoula man has been sentenced to 100 years in jail for drugging and sexually assaulting nine girls between the ages 12 and 17. The Missoulian reported Missoula District Court Judge Karen Townsend ruled Monday that none of 47-year-old Erik Nugent's sentence would be suspended. Nugent was convicted in April of 14 felonies for drug distribution, sexual abuse of children, sexual assault and sexual intercourse without consent.

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  13. More faculty cuts are possible at the University of Montana - Fri, 27 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    A University of Montana task force said cuts to tenured faculty are not off the table as it examines ways to fix the university's budget problems. The Missoulian reported the university task force, which was charged with evaluating and ranking programs as an approach to address the financial challenges, presented an update to a Montana Board of Regents committee on Thursday.

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  14. Crew completes stabilization efforts on Montana dormitory - Tue, 17 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    The efforts to stabilize the remains of a historic Montana dormitory that was severely damaged by an Aug. 31 wildfire are done. The Missoulian reports that a 10-person national park crew was flown from the Sperry Chalet hotel building on Monday after working for two weeks to brace the structure in a race against winter conditions.

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  15. Montana homeowners offer summer houses to wildfire victims - Fri, 13 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Missoulian reports the offer from Seeley Lake was first posted on social media on Wednesday, and then it was extended through a news release sent to a newspaper in Santa Rosa, California. Emily Rindal was the first to open her home, and she says the community knows how stressful it can be to experience wildfires.

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  16. Program to protect against invasive mussels has money issues - Mon, 09 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Flathead Basin Commission was authorized to do the work with funding from a boat sticker. However attorneys for the Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks say legislation that created the program doesn't give the agency the authority to write rules requiring boat owners to purchase the stickers.

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  17. Montana dormitory stabilization efforts to begin next month - Mon, 25 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Stabilization efforts on the remains of a historic Montana dormitory that was severely damaged by an Aug. 31 wildfire are expected to get underway next month. The Missoulian reported that Missoula-based DCI+BCE Engineers already has visited the Sperry Chalet hotel building and submitted its recommendations on what needs to be done to ensure the four stone walls don't collapse from this winter's wind and snow.

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  18. For Eastern Washington, confidence goes hand in hand with beating Montana - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    "Don't give up on these Grizzlies," implored Missoulian sports columnist Bill Speltz on Sunday, the day after Eastern Washington took a remarkable 48-41 win at Montana. And this from Griz coach Bob Stitt: "We have to pick ourselves up.

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  19. Crews clean up coal, derailed train cars in NW Montana - Sun, 24 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Crews are removing 31 mangled rail cars and more than 3,500 tons of coal along a 200-foot section of riverbank on the Cabinet Gorge Reservoir in northwestern Montana. The Missoulian reported the cars, each carrying about 122 tons of coal, derailed Aug. 13 and dumped much of their contents on the south side of the reservoir.

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  20. Grip on Sports: Saturday's football was great though we still...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Eastern Washington players sing the fight song to their fans after playing Montana in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, in Missoula, Mont.

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