MISSOULA — There’s a little known trail that leads to Canada from the foothills of the Bear Paw Mountains. It’s the path 290 Nez Perce followed after escaping from the siege area on Snake Creek that pinned down the bulk of the camp, including Chief Joseph, in late September 1877.
Stillwater Mining Co. is further scaling back work on a proposed precious metals and copper mine in Canada.
A Burger King sign and a Tim Hortons sign occupy the same stretch of street in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia. Some people north of the border are expressing concern that their beloved “Timmy’s” may somehow have its Canadian quality diluted in a merger with the U.S. fast food chain.
TORONTO — Few things unite Canadians the way Tim Hortons does. For half a century, they have warmed themselves on chilly mornings with the chain’s coffee and Timbits — or doughnut holes to Americans.
MISSOULA -- Playing running back on the Division I college level is a little like prizefighting.
LONDON, Ontario -- Junior golfers Logan Martin and Madeline Dawson of Billings scored top-five finishes in their age divisions at the Canadian Optimist Junior Golf National Championships on Wednesday at Fanshawe Golf & Country Club.
LONDON, Ontario -- A pair of junior golfers from Billings, Logan Martin and Madeline Dawson, have made the cut and advanced to the final round of the Canadian Optimist Junior Golf National Championship at Fanshawe Golf & Country Club.
Smoke rises July 6, 2013, from railway cars carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Quebec.
Workers comb through debris after a train derailed July 9, 2013, causing explosions of railway cars carrying crude oil in Lac-Megantic, Quebec.
There’s a good reason why it’s hard to see the mountains from Billings recently.
PEMBINA, N.D. — The office of the U.S. Department of Customs and Border Protection in Pembina is reminding travelers to Canada to carry the proper documentation and expect heavy traffic at the border starting Friday.
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement between the United States, Canada and Mexico. But you won’t see Montanans blowing out candles to celebrate.
A few months ago, I heard my cellphone ring in my purse. As I was fishing it out, the ringing stopped. It seemed curious and I wondered if it could have gone to voicemail so quickly. So I looked to see who was calling. The number was from “Unknown” and wasn’t one that I recognized. I went th…
A national energy expert says the proposed Keystone XL pipeline would help revive a sluggish national economy and enhance the nation’s energy security.
The meatpacking industry has failed to block a federal law requiring food labels that tell consumers whether their meat came from the United States.
BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven and Canada's ambassador to the United States are continuing their push for quick approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota leaders are going on a trade mission to Canada.
CASPER, Wyo. — Alberta’s Industrial Heartland is 224 square miles of pump jacks, refineries, pipelines and smokestacks.
An aerial view shows the Industrial Heartland Complex, a 200,000-acre development dedicated to oil, chemical and related industries in Alberta, Canada. Nine Wyoming lawmakers toured the location to explore the benefits of bringing an energy “mega campus” to the state.
BISMARCK, N.D. — The proposed but controversial multibillion-dollar pipelines that would bring a flood of Canadian tar sands oil to the U.S. likely won’t hinder North Dakota’s soaring crude production, state and industry officials say.