Montana’s commissioner of securities and insurance said that, overall, she was pleased with legislation passed during the 2013 legislative session, including some issues she has been pushing for for several years.
Federal officials this week lifted their temporary hold on funding for a $361 million water pipeline for a Native American reservation in northern Montana after Chippewa Cree tribal officials demonstrated they were addressing conflicts and accounting problems.
Although weekend forecast is predicting rain, rain showers and thunderstorms through the Memorial Day holiday, staff members of Beaver Creek Park south of Havre have been gearing up for the traditional start of the summer camping season.
Jonni Bacon graduated from Box Elder High School Saturday with some outstanding achievements to her name: valedictorian, recipient of numerous scholarships and grants and future Montana State University-Bozeman Bobcat.
Former legislative candidate Karen Sloan said she was “appalled” by the anti-immigrant tone of some comments made by lawmakers during the debate on legislation to curb hiring of illegal aliens in the state.
A Rock Boy man has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge stemming from a Nov. 26 incident at a gas station in Box Elder in which he repeatedly fired a rifle at a pickup with two adults and a 3-year-old child inside.