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  1. Families of Fallen Heroes Find Healing in MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | KFBB

    The tragedy assistance program for survivors--also known as taps-- is a national organization dedicated to providing support for families of fallen military heroes.

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  2. State to move clients out of Montana Developmental CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Carol Dailey, the mother of a Montana Development Center patient, right, questions Rebecca de Camara from the Department of Public Health and Human Services Thursday morning, Aug. 27, 2015, during the Montana Development Center Transition Planning Advisory Council meeting at the Capitol, in Helena, Montana. MANDATORY CREDIT HELENA, Mont.

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  3. Highway closed, evacuations ordered near Montana wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    An advancing wildfire led to the evacuation about 100 residents Thursday from their homes on the southern boundary of Montana's Glacier National Park and forced the closure of a main highway. The 1.7-square-mile fire burning near Essex reached a point that triggered a mandatory evacuation of around 100 residents and the Izaak Walton Inn , fire information officer Sonja Hartmann said.

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  4. Attendance Works Kicks Off in Great FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KFBB

    ... let people know that it is really important to show up for school." said Juneau today at Whittier Elementary School. Montana has an attendance rate of 93.6% meaning that a large number of students are chronically absent, and missing 18 days out of a ...

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  5. Montana judge sends lethal injection challenge to trialRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SFGate

    The Sept. 2 trial will focus on whether a sedative called for under Montana's lethal injection protocols could lead to an excruciating and terrifying death.

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  6. We are ready: Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes prepare to assume control of Kerr DamRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Char-Koosta News

    ... as usual. When it comes to operating a hydropower facility that is part of large complex system that extends from Montana through Canada to Bonneville Dam, there simply isn't a lot of wiggle room to stray from the current Federal Energy Regulatory ...

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  7. Expect Labor Day DUI patrols through September 7Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Char-Koosta News

    Law enforcement agencies across Montana will deploy extra patrols to prevent impaired driving during the final weeks of summer.

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  8. SAFE Harbor Art Auction and Gala setRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Char-Koosta News

    ... Thank you for your assistance and support this year's event is Oct. 17. SAFE Harbor serves all of Northwest Montana, providing shelter, crisis intervention, therapy, legal assistance, counseling, personal advocacy, financial assistance, ...

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  9. Little change in levels of Flathead Lake, River expectedRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Char-Koosta News

    ... Regulatory Commission ("FERC") issued the license for the Kerr Project jointly to NWE's predecessor in interest, Montana Power and CSKT. Under the terms of the FERC license, CSKT was given the right to acquire the Kerr Project. On March 5, 2014, ...

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  10. Judge dismisses boarda s claim to control Flathead Reservation waterRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Char-Koosta News

    ... 2014 claim that the Bureau of Indian Affairs cannot rightfully regain management of the water system in northwestern Montana. The project currently pumps irrigation water to about 127,000 acres of agricultural land on the reservation and in ...

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  11. Polygamists ask judge to strike down Montana's bigamy lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A Billings man, his wife and his common-law wife filed a federal lawsuit Thursday that seeks to strike down Montana's bigamy laws and argues the state is unconstitutionally preventing them from legitimizing their polygamous relationship. Nathan, Victoria and Christine Collier turned to the courts after Yellowstone County officials denied Nathan and Christine's request for a marriage license in June.

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  12. Brent Musburger Looking Forward to ESPN Broadcast of UM/NDSURead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | KTMF

    Legendary sportscaster Brent Musburger roamed the halls at the UM School of Journalism long enough to see his plaque in the Montana Broadcasters Hall of Fame. But even though he's regarded as one of the best ever, there still were difficulties with calling a game in Missoula.

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  13. Buck Horn Fire still burningRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Bitterroot Star

    ... ranging from "UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS" to "VERY UNHEALTHY," are expected throughout the week in western Montana. As the winds turn to more westerly, these impacts will spread further east across the state. Eastern Montana is expected to see ...

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  14. Attendance Matters. Graduation Matters.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFBB

    Students who miss just 18 days of school in a year are more likely to fall behind, struggle with grades and even dropout. That's why Superintendent of Public Instruction Denise Juneau is asking Montana students to start the school year strong by committing to attend class each day.

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  15. Lutheran pastor to be honored by Our Savior congregationRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    Our Savior Lutheran Church of Stevensville will host a celebration dinner on Sunday, August 30, to honor the 40th anniversary of the ordination of Reverend Ray Larson, a former pastor of the congregation and now a member.Reverend Larson is now retired, but since a Lutheran minister in Montana never really retires, he is serving the Montana District ... (more)

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  16. Support for Darby library levyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    ... at the Darby Community Public Library, Ravalli County Extension, Bitterroot Financial Education Coalition, and Montana Girl's STEM Collaborative. I use the Darby Community Public Library as a resource to reach out and provide information and ...

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  17. Calendar info clarifiedRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    ... attention that the caption for the Lone Rock School is not totally accurate. Our research was taken from the "Montana Genesis" 1971, pages 219-227. Since this book was published, the Lone Rock School Past and Present by the Lone Rock Centennial ...

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  18. ATR owner says layoffs temporaryRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    ... no money will be paid out from the grant until new jobs are created, beyond their baseline of five local jobs. Montana Governor Steve Bullock visited the Hamilton office on August 4 as part of his visit to the valley. The layoffs came just four ...

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  19. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KFBB

    When we think "fashion," Montana and Billings may not be the first places that come to mind, but this weekend fashion designers and fashion industry insiders from around the world flock to the Magic City for "Montana Fashion Week." The 2 day-event in Crowne Plaza offers locals an opportunity to make connections with these professionals while showcasing their work to big buyers, retailers, and celebrities.

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  20. Leone Ruth Lyndes LikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    ... Blackwell, Okalahoma to parents Otis and Ruth Lyndes. Leona at just two months old traveled by train to Hyshem, Montana, with her parents. When mom was five years old, along with her sister and parents they again traveled by train to Hamilton, ...

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