Hutton plans to resign soon
A local senator, in the process of moving to a different state to start a new job, said he plans to soon formally file his resignation from the Legislature with the secretary of state.
"I probably will be doing that the end of next week," Sen. Rowlie Hutton, R-Havre, said in a telephone interview Tuesday.
Hutton sent a letter to his congregation at the Fifth Avenue Christian Church Jan. 27 announcing he would officially resign from the church April 4, with his last Sunday there being May 1. He informed the Senate leadership that he would resign his public office at the end of the session....