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  1. Montana Supreme Court ducks decision on punitive damages capRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Maryland Gazette

    The Montana Supreme Court overturned a $52 million jury verdict in a breach-of-contract case, but justices did not rule on the constitutionality of the state's $10 million punitive damages cap. The court on Wednesday sent the case back to District Court in Butte for a new trial, saying Masters Group International's lawsuit against Comerica Bank should have been tried under Michigan law, where Comerica previously was headquartered.

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  2. Bleisure Bits: Convention diversions in Big Sky, MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This June 13, 2015 photo shows the Gallatin River near Big Sky, Montana, about 50 miles from Yellowstone National Park. Big Sky is an out-of-the-way setting for conferences and conventions, with easy access to outdoor diversions including fishing in the Gallatin River.

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  3. Montana man seeks license to legally wed his second wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    A Montana man said Wednesday that he was inspired by last week's U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage to apply for a marriage license so that he can legally wed his second wife. Nathan Collier and his wives Victoria and Christine applied at the Yellowstone County Courthouse in Billings on Tuesday in an attempt to legitimize their polygamous marriage.

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  4. Second lobbying complaint contends CSKT omitted reportsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Washington Times

    A second complaint has been lodged with the state contending the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes omitted reports of their lobbying efforts at the Montana Legislature this year. Walter Morris of Twin Bridges and Terry Threlkeld of Gallatin Gateway filed the argument with the Commissioner of Political Practices Wednesday.

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  5. State audit reveals problemsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Bitterroot Star

    The financial audit for the State of Montana revealed some disturbing problems today in front of the Legislative Audit Committee in Helena.

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  6. Increased DUI PatrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KFBB

    This holiday weekend lakes, parks and streets will be full of people celebrating Independence Day and to prevent these celebrations from ending in disaster, the Montana department of transportation is stepping up enforcement to stop impaired driving. According to the Montana Department of Transportation, about 20% of those killed this year on the roadways has been caused by an impaired driver getting behind the wheel.

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  7. Polygamous Trio Vows Lawsuit If Montana Wedding License DeniedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    HELENA, Mont. -- A Montana man said Wednesday that he was inspired by last week's U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage to apply for a marriage license so that he can legally wed his second wife Nathan Collier and his wives Victoria and Christine applied at the Yellowstone County Courthouse in Billings on Tuesday in an attempt to legitimize their polygamous marriage.

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  8. Stevi council supports bicycle camp in town parkRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Bitterroot Star

    ... improvements is roughly estimated at about $63,000. Plans call for making a grant application for $42,000 from the Montana Department of Tourism that would require a $21,000 local match. Meyer touted the facility primarily as an economic boost ...

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  9. Let's talkRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Bitterroot Star

    I know that there are people who disagree with these decisions, and I hope we will all make an effort to talk openly and civilly about our different thoughts and opinions.

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  10. New group fighting CSKT CompactRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Bitterroot Star

    ... which the Compact achieved passage. This is basically a treaty entered into by three distinct sovereign governments: Montana, CSKT and United States. Mr. Kogan considers this legislation an attack on our land and water (property) rights diminishing ...

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  11. More questions than answers for REC memberRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Bitterroot Star

    ... for questions and answers yet a medium for that to happen was not provided. This event was similar to our Rural Montana Magazine's format. This magazine is a perfect opportunity for members to present and discuss ideas or issues or ask ...

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  12. Arizona copper mine stirs debate pitting profits vs religionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... campers. The San Carlos Apache Tribe enlisted its own economics consultant, Dr. Thomas Power from the University of Montana, who concluded that Pollack's study ignored volatility in copper's price and other key numbers. Power's study said the mine ...

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  13. Polygamous Montana trio applies for wedding licenseRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KLKN

    ... over the environmental and economic damage done by the energy giant's oil spill in 2010. HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A Montana man said Wednesday that he was inspired by last week's U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage to apply for a ...

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  14. Montana Trio Applying for Marriage LicenseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... at the Yellowstone County Courthouse in Billings on Tuesday in an attempt to legitimize their polygamous marriage. Montana, like all 50 states, outlaws bigamy - holding multiple marriage licenses - but Collier said he plans to sue if the application ...

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  15. Bleisure Bits: Escape the conference meeting room in Big Sky, MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The morning stretched ahead of me with my breakfast meeting finished and my lunch meeting hours away. So while the rest of the conference attendees headed for the next presentation, I played hooky to try hooking a trout on one of Montana's blue-ribbon streams that just happened to be across the roadway.

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  16. Court sides with industry on power plant emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | High Country News

    ... premature deaths, 4,700 heart attacks and 130,000 asthma attacks every year . Talen Energy's Colstrip power plant in Montana will still be upgraded to meet new EPA rule despite Supreme Court ruling. The lower court could give the agency the chance ...

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  17. Glamping, A Growing TrendRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KFBB

    Have you heard of glamping? It's a term that refers to glamorous camping and is becoming a growing trend in the U.S. as well as here in Montana. There are several glamping opportunities in the state that appeal to tourists and visitors looking for a different way to experience Montana.

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  18. Polygamous family who appeared on the reality TV show 'Sister...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... apply for a second marriage license in wake of Supreme Court decision on gay marriage Since bigamy is outlawed in Montana - and every other state - Collier can only legally be married to one woman at a time A Montana man said Wednesday that he was ...

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  19. Missing personsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Missoula Independent Online

    Of 168 county party central committees possible under Montana Law, only nine have sufficient elected members to form a quorum of 50 percent in order to conduct business, such as selecting delegates to send to their respective party's state officer's convention.

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  20. Polygamous Montana Trio Applies For A Wedding LicenseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sweetness & Light

    ... at the Yellowstone County Courthouse in Billings on Tuesday in an attempt to legitimize their polygamous marriage. Montana, like all 50 states, outlaws bigamy - holding multiple marriage licenses - but Collier said he plans to sue if the application ...

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