Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:22:27 GMT
Possibly the highest upside pitcher in the system, you all voted for basketball-player-turned-baseball-hurler Amir Garrett as your number four overall prospect. What else is there to say about Robert Stephenson? He arguably has the most talent and the best arm in the system.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 06:03:43 GMT
Sen. Jon Tester listens to concerns about the potential repeal of the Affordable Care Act at a field meeting with healthcare officials from Lake County and the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 01:33:52 GMT
Montana's Constitution requires State government to provide public legal defense to individuals who cannot afford their own legal counsel when they are charged with crimes involving imprisonment, facing involuntary commitment because of a mental disorder placing them or another at risk, or facing loss of parental rights.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:46:35 GMT
Roads and bridges that are deteriorated, congested or lack safety features cost Montana motorists a total of $794 million statewide annually as much as $1,417 per driver in some urban areas. The cost is due to higher vehicle operating costs, traffic crashes and congestion-related delays, according to a new report released by TRIP , a Washington, DC based national nonprofit transportation research organization.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:46:34 GMT
This summer, Lincoln Center Theater will produce PIPELINE, a new play by Dominique Morisseau . PIPELINE, which will be directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz , will begin performances Thursday, June 15 and open on Monday, July 10 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater .
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:04:40 GMT
Like the student who brings her teacher a polished apple on the first day of school, Elsie Arntzen began her job as Montana's new Superintendent of Public Instruction with a gesture designed to ingratiate herself to state lawmakers: She created an informal education caucus so legislators can chat about policy proposals over coffee and ... (more)
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:39:49 GMT
Glasgow's Duane Mattfeldt let Sean Heavey onto his property east of town to take pictures of his temporary tenants last week. Two moose were recently spotted at Duane Mattfeldt's place, east of town, located near the Milk River Bridge on MT Hwy.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 02:02:36 GMT
Following Montana U.S. Representative Ryan Zinke's decision to accept his appointment to Secretary of the Interior, Montanans have started throwing their hats in the ring to fill the Big Sky's sole seat in the House. Replacing Zinke requires a special election be held between 85 to 100 days following Zinke actually vacating his seat, which also requires him to be confirmed by the Senate.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:08:37 GMT
The outgoing Obama administration is issuing a blueprint for overhauling the way coal on federal land is sold, making it tougher for President-elect Donald Trump to resume sales under decades-old procedures. A report set for release Wednesday lays out a menu of potential options for policymakers to consider, including tacking a carbon fee onto coal leases to account for climate change, requiring payments into a fund that could help out-of-work miners and devastated communities -- or even halting sales altogether.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:15:04 GMT
Ramos says the prelimin... -- Dylann Roof, 22, has been sentenced to death for killing nine black churchgoers during a Bible study in Charleston, South Carolina.The jury's decision ha... - The Kremlin has dismissed extraordinary allegations that it had collected compromising material on President-elect Donald Trump and that it collaborated with ... The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced on Monday a wild duck shot in Montana was carrying the H5N2 strain of avian influenza.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 23:27:51 GMT
Travis McAdams, former Research and Program Director of the Montana Human Rights Network, will be the guest speaker at the 20th Annual Martin Luther King Celebration sponsored by the Bitterroot Human Rights Alliance in Hamilton on Monday, January 16th.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 19:12:05 GMT
Now is the time for a significant act of righteousness - " the time to put the admonition "thou shalt not kill" into action.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:01:11 GMT
The Billings Gazette reports that officials announced the new non-stop flight Monday. They say a federal grant and incentives from local organizations totaling about $1.3 million is helping to launch the flight service June 2. Billings Logan International Airport officials say the new flights will help open up Billings businesses to markets in the South, Latin America and the Caribbean.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:58:21 GMT
"Past, Prologue & What's to Come" - Hayes revisits the failed case of Gerald Harris from her days as a defense attorney - the very case where she met Wallace nearly a decade earlier. Harris was found guilty of murdering his wife despite Hayes' belief in his innocence due to Wallace unearthing Gerald's darkest secret.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 02:51:09 GMT
Montana lawmakers are assembling a panel that will try to come up with a replacement for the Affordable Care Act in the state and recommend how the Legislature should respond to changes Congress makes to President Barack Obama's health overhaul, Republican leaders said Monday. The working group will meet for the first time on Wednesday, said Senate Majority Leader Fred Thomas, R-Stevensville.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 22:43:24 GMT
As the Illinois Senate tries to broker a deal to break the state's long-running budget deadlock, here are some of the numbers at the center of the debate: $11 billion: The amount in bills at least 60 days old that the state owed, as of Friday, to vendors and service providers, according to the Illinois state comptroller. That figure is higher than the current-year expected general revenue for 30 states, and more than the estimated tax dollars coming in this year for Alaska, Montana, New Hampshire, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont and Wyoming combined, according to figures from the National Association of State Budget Officers.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:21:59 GMT
Classes will not be held in St. Regis and Superior and in the Bitterroot Valley schools of Florence, Stevensville, Victor, Corvallis, Hamilton and Darby. The start of classes will be delayed by two hours in several other districts including Bonner, Potomac, Dixon and Frenchtown.