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Groups look to extend Nez Perce Historic Trail to Canada

Groups look to extend Nez Perce Historic Trail to Canada

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.

September 05, 2014 10:32 am Related Loading…
Stillwater scaling back work at Canada mine site

Stillwater scaling back work at Canada mine site

Stillwater Mining Co. is further scaling back work on a proposed precious metals and copper mine in Canada.

September 02, 2014 10:51 amLoading…
Tim Hortons

Tim Hortons

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.

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Tim Hortons a big part of Canadian identity

Tim Hortons a big part of Canadian identity

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.

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Warrior mentality drives Griz's Canada

Warrior mentality drives Griz's Canada

MISSOULA -- Playing running back on the Division I college level is a little like prizefighting.

August 14, 2014 10:28 pmLoading…

Billings golfers place in Canada

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.

August 13, 2014 4:21 pmLoading…

Billings junior golfers advance in Canada

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.

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Oil train derailment

Oil train derailment

Smoke rises July 6, 2013, from railway cars carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Quebec. 

July 14, 2014 10:12 am
Oil trains derail

Oil trains derail

Workers comb through debris after a train derailed July 9, 2013, causing explosions of railway cars carrying crude oil in Lac-Megantic, Quebec.

July 14, 2014 10:12 am
Smoke from Canadian fires hanging heavy over Billings

Smoke from Canadian fires hanging heavy over Billings

There’s a good reason why it’s hard to see the mountains from Billings recently.

July 01, 2014 5:21 pmLoading…

Feds tell travelers to Canada to carry right documents

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.

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Guest opinion: Fast Track wrong deal for Montana ag, workers

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.

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Better Business: Don't redial that call or you could fall prey to phone cramming scam

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…

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Energy expert says Keystone XL Pipeline will enhance nation's energy security

Energy expert says Keystone XL Pipeline will enhance nation's energy security

A national energy expert says the proposed Keystone XL pipeline would help revive a sluggish national economy and enhance the nation’s energy security.

March 31, 2014 5:32 pmLoading…

Court rejects food labeling challenge

The meatpacking industry has failed to block a federal law requiring food labels that tell consumers whether their meat came from the United States.

March 28, 2014 5:15 pmLoading…

North Dakota governor, Canadian ambassador push for Keystone XL oil pipeline

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.

March 19, 2014 10:15 am Related Loading…

N.D. delegation going on trade mission to Canada

BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota leaders are going on a trade mission to Canada.

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A blueprint for building biz with troubling side effects

A blueprint for building biz with troubling side effects

CASPER, Wyo. — Alberta’s Industrial Heartland is 224 square miles of pump jacks, refineries, pipelines and smokestacks.

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An aerial view shows the Industrial Heartland Complex

An aerial view shows the Industrial Heartland Complex

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.

March 14, 2014 6:02 pm

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